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Council releases housing land for sale at Cumbernauld

An area of land within South Cumbernauld Community Growth Area (CGA) is being marketed for sale for housing by North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 27 November 2020

Council sets out options for purchase or CPO of Springburn pub site

Glasgow City Council is set to begin preparatory work on the potential compulsory purchase of the site of the former Talisman public house, should a sale not be agreed with the owners.

Published 27 November 2020

Trio of appointments made at Cushman & Wakefield

Real estate agency Cushman & Wakefield has announced two promotions within its Scottish operation.

Published 27 November 2020

Top renewable energy projects crowned at virtual Scottish Green Energy Awards

An underwater robot which is changing the game for offshore subsea inspection processes has been handed a top award by Scotland’s renewable energy industry last night.

Published 27 November 2020

Housing association secures East Ayrshire care and repair service tender

Shire Housing Association has won a tender to deliver the Care and Repair Service on behalf of the East Ayrshire Health and Social Care Partnership for a further three years from 28 November 2020.

Published 27 November 2020

University of Edinburgh invests £5m in green projects

The University of Edinburgh has invested £5 million in green projects after becoming the first university in the UK to sign up to HSBC’s new green deposits programme.

Published 27 November 2020

Acceleration of Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal funding announced

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced that funding for the Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal will be accelerated as the UK Government reconfirmed its commitment to the deal.

Published 27 November 2020

'Game changing' recycled brick scoops major research award

A recycled brick conceived by Heriot-Watt academics has scooped the coveted STEM Research Project of the Year at this year’s Times Higher Education (THE) awards. 

Published 27 November 2020

Building Briefs - November 27th

A public engagement exercise is underway on plans for a new road with connected active cycling and walking links between Ravenscraig and Motherwell.

Published 27 November 2020

And finally... V-BFFs

A stained glass window artist has made the perfect gift for his beer-loving friend.

Published 27 November 2020

Work begins on £10m Culbokie homes site

Tulloch Homes has begun infrastructure works on its new all-bungalows £10 million development at Culbokie in the Black Isle.

Published 26 November 2020

Linthouse unveils £10.2m project to transform Govan school into new homes

New high-quality homes for rent are coming to Govan in a £10.2m housing boost from Linthouse Housing Association.

Published 26 November 2020

akp expands into insurance reinstatement and small works

Scottish principal contractor akp Scotland is including a dedicated insurance reinstatement and small works offering across both commercial and domestic markets in the scope of its portfolio.

Published 26 November 2020

Kier Construction appointed contractor of new Netherthird school

East Ayrshire Council has appointed Kier Construction as the preferred contractor for the construction of a new build primary school at Netherthird.

Published 26 November 2020

Plans for new hospital in Livingston given green light

Plans submitted by private cosmetic surgery provider Cosmedicare to build a new hospital in Livingston have been given the green light.

Published 26 November 2020