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Dundee Verdant Works project nears completion

The building restoration phase of the £2.9 million Verdant Works High Mill Open Gallery Project i ...

Published 16 June 2015

Commonwealth Games 'Athletes’ Village' homes make RTPI awards shortlist

Nine housing projects across the UK, from the Athlete Village in Glasgow to eco-homes near Bristol ...

Published 16 June 2015

Work set to begin on £16.4m development in Dumbarton Town Centre

The building project for West Dunbartonshire Council’s new offices in Dumbarton town centre will ...

Published 16 June 2015

Developer acquires Glasgow site for new student housing block

Work will start this month on hundreds of student flats at a £67 million development in Glasgow's W ...

Published 15 June 2015

Construction ‘hub’ programme leads to 78 per cent surge in projects

The value of projects under construction delivered through the Scotland-wide hub programme has leapt ...

Published 15 June 2015

Interserve makes ‘significant progress’ towards 2020 sustainability targets

Interserve has today published its annual report on the progress made against its sustainability t ...

Published 15 June 2015

Construction industry positive despite drop in output statistics

Figures from the construction industry have remained upbeat regarding the sector’s future despit ...

Published 15 June 2015

Mishandled Forth bridge concrete pour ‘risked lives’

Work on a section of the new £1.4 billion road bridge over the River Forth ground to a halt after a ...

Published 15 June 2015

Scottish Government ‘shames’ Westminster on energy efficiency, says FMB

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has applauded Scotland’s trail blazing efforts to priori ...

Published 15 June 2015

400-home Stonehaven development plans dropped

Plans for a 400-home development on the edge of Stonehaven have been withdrawn by Stewart Milne Home ...

Published 15 June 2015

McLaughlin & Harvey completes Milngavie Waitrose store

Retail specialist contractor McLaughlin & Harvey completes the seventh Waitrose store in Scotlan ...

Published 15 June 2015

CCG starts construction of George Watson’s College extension

Work is underway on an extension to double capacity of the Junior School dining hall at the prestigi ...

Published 15 June 2015

Building Briefs – June 15th

Bellway site manager’s win is as safe as houses Bellway site manager, George Carty from Cumbern ...

Published 15 June 2015

UK construction output falls in April

Construction output in the UK declined in April after rebounding in the prior month, the Office for ...

Published 12 June 2015

Barton Willmore appoints new Scottish planning director

Planning and design consultancy Barton Willmore has appointed Colin Lavety as planning director in ...

Published 12 June 2015