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Charlie Drysdale: Heat Networks - a hot topic in the Scottish decarbonisation agenda

Charlie Drysdale, project development manager, heat and distributed energy at SSE Enterprise, d ...

Published 6 December 2019

Grassmarket Community Project sees early festive delivery as Hub South East hands over £20k

Hub South East, development partner to public sector bodies in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Bord ...

Published 6 December 2019

Interserve Construction hosts global safety stand down

Interserve Construction offices and sites held a global safety stand down at 11am today. Employee ...

Published 6 December 2019

Scottish plumbing apprentices triumph in UK-wide competition

Scotland’s top plumbing apprentices completed a near-sweep at last week’s WorldSkills UK ...

Published 6 December 2019

Kilmarnock parents and pupils learn about careers in construction

Around 1,000 S1–S6 pupils and parents took part in a career carousel event in Kilmarnock Acade ...

Published 6 December 2019

And finally... instant regret

A construction boss has become an unlikely social media hit after taking over his teenage daughter's ...

Published 6 December 2019

Revised plans unveiled for residential conversion of Glasgow’s Cathcart House

An office building in Glasgow’s South Side is to be converted into flats under new plans lodge ...

Published 5 December 2019

Robertson director recognised by peers for commitment to Highlands construction industry

A long-term Robertson team member has been named as ‘the face of construction’ in the No ...

Published 5 December 2019

Revised housing plans lodged at Midlothian nursing home

Plans have been submitted to convert a former nursing home in Loanhead into 20 new homes. Covell ...

Published 5 December 2019

Double Investors in People celebration for Doig+Smith

Construction consultancy Doig+Smith is celebrating a double achievement having been awarded Investor ...

Published 5 December 2019

Scottish Government opens consultation on use of cash retentions

An industry-wide consultation on the use of cash retentions in construction has been launched by&nbs ...

Published 5 December 2019

Lighthouse Club raises almost £25,000 at West of Scotland annual dinner

The West of Scotland Branch of the Lighthouse Club held its annual dinner again this year at the Gla ...

Published 5 December 2019

Gary Logan: Byte-sized training to unlock Scottish construction productivity gains

Gary Logan, chair of the Building Contractor Training Group (BCTG), explains how the training group ...

Published 5 December 2019

CCG installs high-performance timber fire doors in Edinburgh tower

Working on behalf of the City of Edinburgh Council, Glasgow-based contractor CCG has successfully in ...

Published 5 December 2019

Building Briefs – December 5th

Glasgow considers findings of best value review into built heritage Glasgow City Council h ...

Published 5 December 2019