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3DReid Student Prize returns for 2021

Architecture practice 3DReid has launched its annual Student Prize following a Covid-enforced break last year.

Published 9 June 2021

British Property Federation launches Affordable Housing Committee

The British Property Federation (BPF) has launched a new Affordable Housing Committee on behalf of the UK real estate industry.

Published 9 June 2021

Building Briefs - June 9th

PANACEA homes has opened a new show home to promote sales of its range of properties at the former St Agatha’s Primary School on Gartshore Road, Kirkintilloch.

Published 9 June 2021

And finally... From Busby to Brazil

A new sculpture is set to honour the contribution of Thomas Donohoe, originally from Busby, East Renfrewshire, credited with first introducing football to Brazil in 1894.

Published 9 June 2021

£550m Loch Ness pumped storage scheme approved by government

ILI Group has received the green light to proceed with a £550 million pumped storage project on the shores of Loch Ness.

Published 8 June 2021

Barratt Developments acquires land from Henry Boot in £2.6m deal

Henry Boot's land promotion business Hallam Land Management (HLM) has completed the sale of 116 plots on the edge of Edinburgh to Barratt Developments at a total price of £2.6 million.

Published 8 June 2021

Govan to Partick footbridge gains planning approval

Plans to build a new pedestrian crossing spanning the River Clyde between Govan and Partick has been approved by Glasgow City Council.

Published 8 June 2021

CALA boosts green ambitions with new appointments

CALA Homes has bolstered its commitment to its newly launched Sustainability Strategy with the appointment of two sustainability analysts and a partnership with the Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC).

Published 8 June 2021

Artisan expands Scottish operation as part of £140m new homes commitment

Artisan Real Estate has added to its management team as the developer moves forward with its £140 million investment plan focusing on low carbon city centre residential redevelopment across Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Published 8 June 2021

Sharkey wins Edinburgh Gin design and build contract

Edinburgh Gin has selected Sharkey to construct its new distillery centre in the capital.

Published 8 June 2021

The Scores Hotel in St Andrews set for extensive refurbishment

Savills, acting on behalf of Wirefox, has acquired The Scores Hotel in St Andrews for an undisclosed amount.

Published 8 June 2021

New masterplan to be developed for Falkirk Community Hospital

NHS Forth Valley is to develop a new masterplan for Falkirk Community Hospital that will set out the vision for how existing services could be developed, improved and expanded services across the site.

Published 8 June 2021

New homes planned on Leslie estate

New plans have been unveiled to build 45 new affordable homes on land currently owned by Kingdom Housing Association in Leslie, Fife.

Published 8 June 2021

SECTT elects new officials at virtual AGM

The Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust (SECTT) marked its recent AGM last month with a new team at the top and a ringing affirmation of the vital importance of apprenticeships to the future of the electrical contracting industry in Scotland.

Published 8 June 2021

BDP school design makes Scottish Design Awards shortlist

BDP’s Glasgow studio has been shortlisted in the annual Scottish Design Awards for its design of Ayr Grammar primary school.

Published 8 June 2021