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Crown Estate Scotland to progress Montrose commercial development after £3.7m site purchase

An airfield site in Montrose could host a major renewable-led commercial development after it was ac ...

Published 30 June 2020

Christina Gaiger elected president of RIAS

Christina Gaiger FRIAS has been elected the next president of the Royal Incorporation of Architects ...

Published 30 June 2020

Groundforce aligns attachments businesses

Specialist construction solutions supplier Groundforce is simplifying customer access to its attachm ...

Published 30 June 2020

The Wee House Company launches new housing development brand

Modular homes provider The Wee House Company has followed up the completion of 31 affordable ho ...

Published 30 June 2020

Hart Builders to deliver Galashiels housing project for Eildon

Eildon Housing Association has appointed Hart Builders to deliver a multi-million-pound affordable h ...

Published 30 June 2020

Forth Road Bridge to close for gantry removal

The Forth Road Bridge will close to traffic next month to allow two under-deck maintenance gantries ...

Published 30 June 2020

Gillian Thomson: Better understanding of fire rating standard needed for powder coated cladding

A poor understanding of the updated Euroclass fire rating standard is bringing additional cost, conf ...

Published 30 June 2020

Derelict Wick buildings to be demolished and sites returned to community

Two prominent derelict buildings in Wick High Street are to be demolished following decades lying em ...

Published 30 June 2020

South Ayrshire Council to progress redevelopment of Belleisle House

South Ayrshire Council has taken ownership of the historic Belleisle House in Ayr. The next steps ...

Published 30 June 2020

Home Fix Scotland to work ‘around the Cloch’ to provide emergency repairs

Emergency repairs and maintenance contractor Home Fix Scotland (HFS) has moved swiftly to assist Clo ...

Published 30 June 2020

Building Briefs – June 30th

Ellon Viaduct inspection to commence next week A week-long inspection into the condition of the ...

Published 30 June 2020

And finally... Where there’s muck, there’s brass

A radical new way of thinking about soil has finally solved the mystery of why adding organic materi ...

Published 30 June 2020

Property firm loses breach of contract appeal over failed purchase of heritage centre

The prospective purchaser of a heritage centre in South Lanarkshire has lost an appeal against the r ...

Published 29 June 2020

New construction director Craig Giblett joins Hart Builders

Hart Builders has appointed Craig Giblett as construction director. Mr Giblett brings a wealth of ...

Published 29 June 2020

Infrastructure forms key part of Scottish Government economic stimulus proposals

The Scottish Government has called for accelerated investment in low carbon initiatives, energy effi ...

Published 29 June 2020