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Pilkington Trust resurrects Almond Valley Village housing plan

Major housing plans which could see 1,500 homes built along with a primary school on land to the wes ...

Published 30 September 2014

Scottish Government unveils £4.5m fuel poverty fund for social landlords

More than 1,600 households in the social rented sector will be fitted with measures to make them w ...

Published 30 September 2014

Building Briefs – September 29

Builders construct a slight rise in Scottish start-ups A recovery in construction has driven up new ...

Published 29 September 2014

Aberdeen modular cabin firm supplies accommodation for Forth Crossing project

An Aberdeen modular cabin firm is supplying accommodation for the multi-million pound Forth Replac ...

Published 29 September 2014

Constructionarium celebrates successful year

Constructionarium, the programme that gives students ‘hands on’ experience of constructing real, ...

Published 29 September 2014

Contractor sought for £17m national nuclear archive

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority is looking for a contractor to start work on the £17m nationa ...

Published 29 September 2014

Mohamed Al-Fayed appeals to Supreme Court over Highland incinerator plans

Wealthy entrepreneur Mohamed Al-Fayed has appealed to the UK Supreme Court in his battle to st ...

Published 29 September 2014

£3.5bn Scottish Water investment to support 5,000 construction jobs

A £3.5 billion investment by Scottish Water is to support 5,000 jobs in the construction sector a ...

Published 29 September 2014

Balfour Beatty issues £75m profit shortfall warning

Balfour Beatty has issued its fifth profit warning this year which warned that its construction bu ...

Published 29 September 2014

Scottish construction bosses ‘cautiously optimistic’ as employment predicted to rise

Employers in the Scottish construction sector are ‘cautiously optimistic’ about future prospects ...

Published 29 September 2014

Balfour Beatty awarded £34m Hunterston nuclear project

Balfour Beatty has been appointed by Magnox to deliver the £34m Solid Intermediate Level Waste En ...

Published 26 September 2014

Scottish householders rights to object to fracking to be removed

The UK Government have announced that they are to remove the rights of householders to object to ...

Published 26 September 2014

Work to begin at Edinburgh Caltongate development

The firm behind the £150 million Caltongate development in Edinburgh’s Old Town has announced tha ...

Published 26 September 2014

Kier wins Gold RoSPA award

Kier Construction’s Scotland business has been recognised for the fourth consecutive year for it ...

Published 26 September 2014

Site chosen for new multi-million pound Dundee sport centre

Dundee’s Caird Park has been chosen as the location for the multi-million pound Regional Performan ...

Published 26 September 2014