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First modules arrive at Scotland's largest affordable modular housing development in South Ayrshire

The first four homes have been delivered to the country’s largest affordable modular housing development.

Published 4 June 2021

Construction assessor project set to aid economic recovery

A project to recruit and train 150 high quality assessors for the construction industry in Scotland is back on track following a pause due to Covid.

Published 4 June 2021

2021 SURF Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration launches

The prestigious national 2021 SURF Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration were launched at an online event yesterday in partnership with the Glasgow Canal Co-op and the Year of Coasts and Waters.

Published 4 June 2021

Building Briefs - June 4th

An Angus furniture business has continued its partnership with a renowned local housebuilder by styling its latest Dundee show home. Millers of Carnoustie was selected by DJ Laing Homes

Published 4 June 2021

And finally... Prince's playground

Prince Charles has been given the green light to build an adventure playground in the grounds of his Scottish stately home.

Published 4 June 2021

Hotel plans for Princes Street Debenhams store given green light

Councillors have approved plans for the £50 million transformation of the former Debenhams store on Edinburgh's Princes Street into a hotel and leisure development.

Published 3 June 2021

GRAHAM secures £100m Glasgow riverside build-to-rent project

Contractor GRAHAM has secured a key Glasgow residential build to rent project on the banks of the Clyde on behalf of developer PLATFORM_.

Published 3 June 2021

New plans unveiled to transform public spaces into sustainable office hubs

Responding to the changing working patterns of a post-Covid Scotland, Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC) has revealed new plans to help retrofit public spaces into out-of-town alternatives to city centre offices.

Published 3 June 2021

Tulloch Homes bullish despite Covid-hit results

Tulloch Homes Group has highlighted a return to work to all of its sites and strong buyer interest as reasons to be cheerful after attributing a 50% year-on-year drop in profits to the effects on the industry of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 3 June 2021

Morris & Spottiswood completes two regional COVID-19 testing facilities for Health Facilities Scotland

Construction and fit-out specialist Morris & Spottiswood has delivered two vital regional laboratories for Health Facilities Scotland in order to ramp up testing facilities for COVID-19 in Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Published 3 June 2021

Teague in the green league with new phase of Edinburgh homes

A property developer has unveiled plans for a housing project in Edinburgh that it claims is set to be a leader in green technology.

Published 3 June 2021

Kathleen McAnea: Construction materials shortage – blip or blunder?

Burness Paull's Kathleen McAnea looks at the implications of the current shortage in construction materials and offers suggestions for companies who may be impacted.

Published 3 June 2021

Barratt Homes returns to Elgin with Findrassie launch

Barratt Homes has returned to Elgin following the official launch of its new Findrassie development.

Published 3 June 2021

Glasgow City Council agrees plans for new homes in Robroyston

Glasgow City Council has agreed plans to deliver a residential development of new homes through the development of land at Auchinairn Road, Robroyston.

Published 3 June 2021

Balfour Beatty raises £20m sale of stake in Canadian hospital project

Balfour Beatty restarted its investment asset disposals with the sale of its 70% interest in a hospital redevelopment project in Canada.

Published 3 June 2021