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Four men jailed in Edinburgh building contracts corruption

Four men involved in an investigation into the allocation of public building work contracts at the C ...

Published 18 June 2015

Chris Stewart Group submits £60m plans to transform The Registers

Detailed plans have been submitted for a £60 million regeneration of part of Edinburgh city centr ...

Published 18 June 2015

RIAS celebrates the ‘very best of Scottish architecture’

Twelve buildings representing the “very best of Scottish architecture” have been recognised with ...

Published 18 June 2015

Willmott Dixon looks north after 61 per cent profit growth

Willmott Dixon has revealed plans to expand into Scotland after it reported strong growth in profi ...

Published 18 June 2015

Green light for new phase of NHT homes in Edinburgh

The Scottish Government has given the go ahead for 80 new affordable homes in Edinburgh, part of a ...

Published 18 June 2015

Clydebank Play Drome site to be put up for sale

Plans for the regeneration of Clydebank took another step forward this week after West Dunbartonshir ...

Published 18 June 2015

Skills shortages hit more than half of mid-sized UK firms

Skills shortages are holding back more than half of the UK’s medium-sized construction firms as de ...

Published 18 June 2015

MSPs pass Community Empowerment Bill

The Scottish Parliament has approved a bill giving communities the right to buy land or buildings ...

Published 18 June 2015

Building Briefs – June 18th

Edinburgh Academy unveils £2m hockey pavilion Edinburgh Academy has unveiled a £2m hockey pavilio ...

Published 18 June 2015

Decoupling of construction jobs and output ‘intensifying’

Latest employment figures show that the decoupling of output and jobs in the Scottish construction ...

Published 17 June 2015

Aberdeen city centre masterplan proposals published

BDP has today published proposals of the 49 projects planned for the multi-million pound regenerati ...

Published 17 June 2015

First A9 Dualling contracts to be awarded

Construction work signalling the start of the A9 Dualling Programme moved a step closer yesterday ...

Published 17 June 2015

Bachy Soletanche wins piling deal on Shieldhall Tunnel project in Glasgow

Bachy Soletanche has secured a major contract to install piles for the new Shieldhall Tunnel proje ...

Published 17 June 2015

Dundee to consider Willmott Dixon’s £8m replacement primary school bid

Plans for an £8.1 million new school in Dundee have been recommended for approval. Dundee City Cou ...

Published 17 June 2015

Scotland’s largest commercial data centre set for expansion

Construction has started on cloud hosting solutions firm Pulsant’s South Gyle site in Edinburgh ...

Published 17 June 2015