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NFRC unveils Scottish Roofing Awards finalists

The National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) has announced the finalists for this year&rsqu ...

Published 16 October 2019

Council housing income tops £1.21bn

The total amount of income generated from all council properties in Scotland was £1.21 billion ...

Published 16 October 2019

Maryhill development is talk of the town

A development of new homes in Maryhill is now complete and has sold out in record time. Led by Bi ...

Published 16 October 2019

In Pictures: Jon Frullani Architect handed keys to new Dundee premises

Dundee architecture practice Jon Frullani Architect is to move to new premises after the firm acquir ...

Published 16 October 2019

Green energy projects shortlisted for Scottish Renewables awards

Scotland’s largest offshore wind farm, projects using hydrogen to store power and four green e ...

Published 16 October 2019

Work begins on new Glenrothes affordable homes

The start of construction of new affordable homes in Glenrothes has been marked by Judy Hamilton, co ...

Published 16 October 2019

UK: Construction sees fourfold increase in R&D tax relief claims

The UK construction industry has seen a significant rise in research and development (R&D) tax c ...

Published 16 October 2019

Tom Laurie: Exception reporting – when is it unnecessary to provide a Home Report?

Surveyor Tom Laurie talks about the many, but perhaps little known, exceptions that exist for Home R ...

Published 16 October 2019

Scottish Government unveils £27m fund for active travel

Over 200 active travel projects across Scotland are to receive a total of £27 million of fundi ...

Published 16 October 2019

Building Briefs – October 16th

Council invests £200,000 in Peterhead cinema development Aberdeenshire Council has approv ...

Published 16 October 2019

And finally... New AI technology used to prevent bridges and tunnels from collapsing

The world's first deep-learning solution which allows bridge and tunnel owners and operators to obta ...

Published 16 October 2019

Housing association granted full hearing in £3m damages action against contractors

A housing association which sued contractors, engineers and architects over “serious defects&r ...

Published 15 October 2019

Tributes paid to Maggie’s Centre co-founder Charles Jencks

Charles Jencks, who co-founded the Maggie’s Centres for cancer patients and created some of Sc ...

Published 15 October 2019

Animation brings Scotland Excel framework to life

A film to showcase Scotland Excel’s New Build Residential Construction framework was given its ...

Published 15 October 2019

GAP Group posts record £200m turnover

Glasgow plant, tool and equipment hire firm GAP Group has posted record annual profits and turnover ...

Published 15 October 2019