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235 apartments proposed near Glasgow’s High Street station

Plans are in the pipeline for a mixed-use development including 235 apartments for a large vacant site beside Glasgow's High Street station.

Published 2 March 2021

Angus Macdonald returns to Summers-Inman to bolster senior Scottish team

Construction and property consultants Summers-Inman has appointed Angus Macdonald as associate director to head up its cost consultancy services in Scotland.

Published 2 March 2021

Interserve unveils Tilbury Douglas rebrand

Interserve Construction Limited and Interserve Engineering Services Limited have today marked a new era for the business with plans to formally rebrand as Tilbury Douglas Construction Limited and Tilbury Douglas Engineering Limited.

Published 2 March 2021

Taylor Wimpey makes £125m provision for cladding and fire safety improvements

Taylor Wimpey said today it has set aside £125 million to fund cladding and fire safety retrofits to buildings as the housebuilder revealed a sharp drop in profits last year.

Published 2 March 2021

BES wins design and construction contract for Glasgow medical manufacturing facility

BES, a specialist in design and construction of technically complex environments for the pharmaceutical, healthcare and advanced scientific sectors, has won a major contract for a global medical device manufacturing facility located near Glasgow.

Published 2 March 2021

£290m investment in West Lothian schools, partnership centres, roads and open spaces

West Lothian Council is set to invest £290 million between now and 2027/28 on assets to support the delivery of essential services.

Published 2 March 2021

New Year surge as Tulloch Homes sales exceed pre-virus levels

Tulloch Homes have sold more new homes in the first two months of 2021 than they did for the same time last year, before the pandemic arrived.

Published 2 March 2021

National accolade for Mactaggart & Mickel site manager Stuart Gillespie

Scottish construction site manager Stuart Gillespie has been hailed for “incredible leadership qualities” and “astonishing levels of consistency” with housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel after being honoured by a prestigious national industry body.

Published 2 March 2021

Jim Burberry: Assessing the working capital impact of the Domestic Reverse Charge

Jim Burberry, partner at RSM, comments on the Domestic Reverse Charge which was introduced yesterday.

Published 2 March 2021

Watermans Legal appoints Tzana Webster as head of property sales

Watermans Legal has appointed Tzana Webster to the newly created role of head of property sales.

Published 2 March 2021

Edwin James Group ramps up investment in future talent

Glasgow-headquartered facilities, technical and process services firm Edwin James Group is launching a programme to expand its apprenticeship scheme from 10% to 15% of the total workforce over the next two years.

Published 2 March 2021

Thomas & Adamson gives apprentices chance to learn from construction experts

Thomas & Adamson said it has benefited greatly from the Scottish apprenticeship programme, taking on apprenticeships in a range of roles.

Published 2 March 2021

Wave of apprentices being supported at Montrose Port

Montrose Port has positioned itself as an incubator for the next generation of engineering talent through apprenticeships both with the Port Authority and tenant businesses.

Published 2 March 2021

Drumchapel apprentice Anthony Morton nominated for Apprentice of the Year

A young painter/decorator from Drumchapel has completed an incredible triple.

Published 2 March 2021

Mears apprenticeship helps Coatbridge local find his path

At 23 years old, Dylan Andrew is charging ahead in his career as he launches himself into the second year of his four year apprenticeship with Mears.

Published 2 March 2021