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Problem contracts continue to hamper Costain

Costain slumped to a pre-tax loss of £92.3 million during the first half of this year following problems with a National Grid project in the East Midlands and a road building job in Wales.

Published 15 September 2020

Green light for plan to 'remodel and rebuild' Aberlour Distillery

Moray Council has approved plans for the remodelling and rebuilding of Aberlour Distillery.

Published 15 September 2020

Glasgow stable conversion wins prestigious design award

Wheatley Group's transformation of a derelict stable block in Glasgow into new homes has wowed judges at the Scottish Design Awards.

Published 15 September 2020

Boeing programme takes off with Renfrew property deal

The National Manufacturing Institute Scotland has signed a lease with property investment firm Canmoor to bring its £11.8 million research and development programme with aerospace company Boeing to a unit at Westway Park in Renfrew.

Published 15 September 2020

Video: Glasgow unveils new Spaces for People plans for Kelvin Way

Work started today on the introduction of a pop-up cycle lane and the installation of attractive planters as part of a revised road layout for Kelvin Way in Glasgow.

Published 15 September 2020

Report highlights benefits of Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal

Housing, transport, skills programs and five new data innovation hubs are among the projects that have already benefited from funding from the £1.3 billion Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region Deal, a new report has revealed as the deal passes the first £100 million milestone.

Published 15 September 2020

CCG to commence second year of planned maintenance with Maryhill Housing

CCG Asset Management is set to commence a second phase of planned maintenance with Maryhill Housing.

Published 15 September 2020

Building Briefs – September 15th

Work has started to widen footways on both sides of Montrose Street between George Street and Cathedral Street as part of Glasgow City Council's Spaces for People programme which is providing extra space for physical distancing to protect public health and suppress a resurgence of COVID-19.

Published 15 September 2020

And finally... Dougall Baillie uses electrolysed water to ensure hygienic return to work

Independent consulting engineer Dougall Baillie Associates (DBA) has become an early adopter of an extremely efficient and environmentally sound process for creating a safe and secure workplace as its staff begin the post-COVID return to work.

Published 15 September 2020

Mixed-use proposals for Pacific Quay site approved in principle

Councillors have agreed that a vacant site at Glasgow’s Pacific Quay can host a £10 million plan to deliver apartments and offices plus retail and cafe/restaurant space.

Published 14 September 2020

Residential-led low carbon development planned for West Lothian

Proposals have been put forward for the delivery of a residential-led mixed-use development in West Lothian.

Published 14 September 2020

Angus Council wrong to consider demolition of building on common good land without consultation, judge rules

Angus Council has admitted defeat in the legal battle regarding its decision to approve the demolition of the former Lochside Leisure Centre in Forfar.

Published 14 September 2020

Avant Homes fills new regional director role in Scotland

Scottish housebuilder Avant Homes has bolstered its senior management team with the appointment of Andrew Gawthorpe to the newly created role of regional director for Scotland.

Published 14 September 2020

Land deal paves way for £60m West Lothian schools project

Winchburgh Developments Limited has reached an agreement with West Lothian Council over the transfer of the 32-acre site for the new £60.7 million multi-schools project.

Published 14 September 2020

Sam Hagans named commercial director at Wates Smartspace

Fit-out, refurbishment and property upkeep company Wates Smartspace has today announced the appointment of Sam Hagans as commercial director.

Published 14 September 2020