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Glasgow firm rescues English engineering business

Administrators have executed a sale of Jex Engineering as a going concern to Glasgow-headquartered E ...

Published 12 June 2019

Scottish property market worth £18.2bn

The latest statistics from Registers of Scotland’s Property Market Report 2018-19 show that th ...

Published 12 June 2019

Kier top the contractors league table for May with highest value of projects awarded

Kier are at the top of the contractors’ league table for May 2019, thanks to 12 contracts awar ...

Published 12 June 2019

Galliford Try given bronze award by the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme

Galliford Try has been granted a Bronze Award from the defence employer recognition scheme (ERS) run ...

Published 12 June 2019

Edinburgh’s student accommodation makes the grade for investors

Edinburgh has become a hotspot for investment in student accommodation, according to Knight Frank&rs ...

Published 12 June 2019

New bill aims to lift households out of fuel poverty

Legislation to support people who struggle to pay their fuel bills, targeting those who need help th ...

Published 12 June 2019

Large affordable homes increases put government on track to hit target by 2021

The Scottish Government is on track to hit its ambitious target of 50,000 affordable homes by 2021 a ...

Published 12 June 2019

Construction industry launches Licensing Task Force

The construction industry has come together to develop a mandatory licensing scheme for all UK con ...

Published 12 June 2019

Building Briefs - June 12th

Linthouse HA begins £1.1 million remodelling project in Govan Linthouse Housing Associati ...

Published 12 June 2019

And fiinally… builders saddle-up with Brompton Bike Hire

Builders on one of the biggest developments currently underway in Bristol will be adding a green tic ...

Published 12 June 2019

Robertson makes ‘umbrella’ employment changes at Dundee housing project

Temporary agency workers at a Robertson housing site in Dundee have been moved to PAYE following com ...

Published 11 June 2019

Scottish construction employment hits two year low as industry output falls by more than £1bn

Overall performance of the Scottish construction industry deteriorated during the first quarter of 2 ...

Published 11 June 2019

Gender parity in construction sector ‘still 200 years away’

It will take nearly 200 years before gender equality is achieved in the construction industry, accor ...

Published 11 June 2019

Work starts on Forres commercial development

Construction has commenced on the development of three retail units which form part of moves to addr ...

Published 11 June 2019

'Super battery' approved for Scottish Power's Whitelee wind farm

Plans to install a huge "super battery" on the site of the UK's largest wind farm have been approved ...

Published 11 June 2019