News



Final members appointed to Scottish Infrastructure Commission

An independent commission to advise on a 30-year strategy for infrastructure investment has appointe ...

Published 11 February 2019

Provan gas works site to host £100m Barlinnie Prison replacement

A site close to the Provan gas works in Glasgow is the only place currently being considered for the ...

Published 11 February 2019

Contractor appointed for Nairn Courthouse revamp

The contract for refurbishment works including the removal and replacement of the existing viewing t ...

Published 11 February 2019

Consultancy practice expands engineering team

Glasgow-based multi-disciplined consultancy practice NIXON has expanded its growth plans with launch ...

Published 11 February 2019

Stage for world’s first international rugby match set for revamp

Robertson has started work on the redevelopment of the Edinburgh sports ground which hosted the worl ...

Published 11 February 2019

Decision taken to demolish ‘sinking’ Aberdeen properties

Thirteen blocks of flats in Aberdeen are to be demolished due to long-running subsidence issues. Ab ...

Published 11 February 2019

ONS: Construction output declines as sector deals with Brexit uncertainty

The impact of continued uncertainty over Brexit, rising costs and squeezed margins are all reflected ...

Published 11 February 2019

Tony Cochrane: Construction sub-contractor left out of pocket after VAT case

In the recent J&B Hopkins (“J&BH”) Upper Tier Tax Tribunal VAT case, the court ...

Published 11 February 2019

Brexit not an obstacle to environmental planning, RTPI study suggests

Brexit could offer greater flexibility for environmental planners in the UK, with Scotland potential ...

Published 11 February 2019

£10m fund to support commercial tidal energy projects

A £10 million Saltire Tidal Energy Challenge Fund has been launched which will target support ...

Published 11 February 2019

National Investment Bank consultation results published

The Scottish Government has published its analysis of responses to the public consultation on t ...

Published 11 February 2019

Building Briefs – February 11th

Top police award for new Aberfeldy housing development A brand new affordable housing developme ...

Published 11 February 2019

And finally… City of London’s ‘Tulip’ tower may fail to take root

Foster + Partners’ plans to develop a 1,000ft public cultural attraction nicknamed The Tulip n ...

Published 11 February 2019

Plans lodged for second phase of Fountainbridge regeneration

Vastint Hospitality is to continue its regeneration of Edinburgh’s Fountainbridge with the sub ...

Published 8 February 2019

Newhaven tram extension costs increase ahead of March decision

The cost of extending Edinburgh’s tram network to Newhaven has increased by 25% to reach more ...

Published 8 February 2019