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TÜV SÜD appoints Dave Peacock to lead digital & BIM services

TÜV SÜD UK has appointed Dave Peacock as technical director of its building advisory service.

Published 9 June 2021

Atlantic Square building handed over to HMRC

A joint venture between BAM Properties and TCP Developments has handed over the keys to Building 1, Atlantic Square in Glasgow’s International Financial Services District to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), which is leading the delivery of Phase 1 of UK Government Hubs.

Published 9 June 2021

New Ellon office and community facilities planned by local authority

Plans for a new Aberdeenshire Council office and community facilities on the site of the former Ellon Academy annexe have been lodged with planners.

Published 9 June 2021

Renton firm CPR secures five-year Scotland Route Framework with Network Rail

A resurfacing and civils firm based in Renton, West Dunbartonshire, has secured a major framework with Network Rail to provide surfacing across its Scotland route for the next five years.

Published 9 June 2021

Glasgow School of Art and University of Strathclyde to join John McAslan in George Square revamp

The Department of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde and the Mackintosh School of Architecture at the Glasgow School of Art are collaborating with John McAslan + Partners for the George Square and surrounding Avenues design contract.

Published 9 June 2021

HLM ranked as 3rd best architectural practice to work for in UK

HLM Architects has been ranked as the 3rd best architectural practice to work for in the UK.

Published 9 June 2021

Kincardine redesign project makes Scottish Design Awards shortlist

A community-led design project in Kincardine has been nominated for a Scottish Design Award.

Published 9 June 2021

hub South West highlights support for resilient SME sector

hub South West has highlighted its support for SMEs since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published 9 June 2021

Glasgow approves plan for new homes on tennis courts

Glasgow City Council has approved plans to build houses on tennis courts at a south Glasgow bowling club on condition £150,000 is given to boost the sport elsewhere in the city.

Published 9 June 2021

Green Growth Accelerator launched to unlock £200m of low carbon investment

A new investment programme to help deliver Scotland’s just transition to a net zero emissions economy has been launched.

Published 9 June 2021

Housing association invests £80,000 into future-proofing Glasgow homes

Wellhouse Housing Association (WHA) has undertaken the part-demolition and rebuild of four local properties’ verandas totalling £80,000.

Published 9 June 2021

Scottish Building Society and Ambiental to map flood risk on £400m of mortgages

The Scottish Building Society (SBS) has embarked on a partnership with European climate change analysts Ambiental to assess flood risks in more than £400 million of mortgages.

Published 9 June 2021

SNIJIB helps companies keep Grading Cards up to date

The Scottish and Northern Ireland Joint Industry Board (SNIJIB) has scored another success with the implementation of digital technology which allows most plumbing and heating operatives to continue to sit their Health and Safety Test despite ongoing Covid restrictions.

Published 9 June 2021

Taylor Wimpey celebrates newly completed communities in North Lanarkshire

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland has confirmed that all new homes at its Burnside View development in Bargeddie and Raven’s Cliff in Motherwell have now sold.

Published 9 June 2021

Edinburgh to develop 20-Minute Neighbourhoods strategy

A strategy has been developed to find ways for Edinburgh residents to meet their daily needs within 20 minutes of their homes by walking, using public transport, wheeling or cycling.

Published 9 June 2021