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New COO among raft of appointments and promotions at Springfield Properties

Springfield Properties has added new faces to its senior management team with a number of key appoin ...

Published 25 June 2020

Scaffolding firm fined £5k after employee fell from eight-metre structure

Paisley-based JR Scaffolding Services has been fined £5,000 after one of its workers fell from ...

Published 25 June 2020

Aviva plans to demolish Edinburgh's Rosebery House for new office block

Aviva Investors has announced plans to redevelop a 1970s office block in Edinburgh's Haymarket. ...

Published 25 June 2020

Mitie lines up £271m acquisition of Interserve’s FM business

Outsourcing contractor Mitie has announced it is to buy the facilities management (FM) arm of Inters ...

Published 25 June 2020

Councillors approve new housing developments in Macmerry, Dunbar and Blindwells

East Lothian Council has granted planning permission in principle plans for 142 new homes to the nor ...

Published 25 June 2020

New CIOB President vows to increase focus on quality

Mark Beard FCIOB, chairman of Beard Construction, has become the 117th President of the Chartered In ...

Published 25 June 2020

SELECT and SJIB explain steps to a successful FICA in new apprentice animation

SELECT and the Scottish Joint Industry Board (SJIB) have teamed up to develop another animation whic ...

Published 25 June 2020

Stewart Milne Homes hails Pride in the Job-winning site managers

Senior site managers at five Stewart Milne Homes developments across the UK have been awarded a nati ...

Published 25 June 2020

October date announced for 2020 Scottish Home Awards

Organisers of the Scottish Home Awards have set a new date for the annual dinner which was scheduled ...

Published 25 June 2020

Lighthouse Club joins forces with Safer Highways to tackle mental health

The Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity and Building Mental Health have joined forces with Safe ...

Published 25 June 2020

Building Briefs – June 25th

IFT welcomes Luke Smillie to East Kilbride office IFT has appointed Luke Smillie to its team. ...

Published 25 June 2020

And finally... New trustees fight to preserve Robert Burns' riverside home

The new charity running one of the most important Robert Burns sites in Scotland has warned it will ...

Published 25 June 2020

Galliford Try awarded £20m RAF Lossiemouth contract

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has awarded the defence team at Galliford Tr ...

Published 24 June 2020

Construction sector guidance updated as work in ‘non essential’ sectors continues to build

Guidance for the construction industry has been updated following the move into Phase 2 of Scotland& ...

Published 24 June 2020

Innovation centre plans lodged for Inverness Campus

A planning application has been submitted with Highland Council for a new life sciences innovation c ...

Published 24 June 2020