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100th Scottish employer signs up to Living Wage Accreditation

An East Renfrewshire joinery and construction company has become Scotland’s 100th Living Wage ac ...

Published 20 January 2015

Mactaggart & Mickel site manager named among UK’s best

A housebuilding site manager from Mactaggart & Mickel Homes Ltd has been recognised for building ...

Published 19 January 2015

Aberdeen's new exhibition centre 'could be cancelled'

Aberdeen's proposed new exhibition and conference centre could be cancelled if the project does no ...

Published 19 January 2015

HSE makes safety appeal to Scottish workers

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has appealed to Scottish companies and the self-employed to ma ...

Published 19 January 2015

Scottish Government pledges another £10m for V&A Dundee

The Scottish Government is to invest an extra £10 million to the construction of the V&A muse ...

Published 19 January 2015

Building Briefs – January 19th

Perth City Hall redevelopment bids received Perth & Kinross Council has received five proposa ...

Published 19 January 2015

MSPs urge review of housing funding to help meet climate change targets

A Scottish Parliament committee has recommended that the Scottish Government review infrastructure ...

Published 19 January 2015

Swinney to review ‘Stamp Duty’ rates

Deputy first minister and cabinet secretary for finance John Swinney is to consider revised resident ...

Published 19 January 2015

Construction costs of the V&A Dundee to almost double original estimates

The price of the V&A Museum of Design Dundee project has almost doubled the original estimates ...

Published 16 January 2015

Considerate Constructors Scheme launches its Best Practice Hub

The Considerate Constructors Scheme has launched its Best Practice Hub, a comprehensive online ...

Published 16 January 2015

Scottish Water creates £8.7m wetland to manage storm overflows

An innovative new environmental wetland project in Cowdenbeath by Scottish Water has been complete ...

Published 16 January 2015

Building Briefs – January 16th

Public hearing into 3200-home Owenstown plans A panel of experts will put forward the case for th ...

Published 16 January 2015

LHC pre-tender seminar for new insulation framework is set to support SMEs in Scotland

LHC Scotland has announced it will be holding a pre-tender seminar in Glasgow to support SMEs intere ...

Published 16 January 2015

Call for investigation into housing and repairs contract

The Scottish Parliament is being urged to investigate a multi-million housing and repairs contract a ...

Published 16 January 2015

Barratt targets expanding number of Scottish housing sites

Barratt Homes is to deliver 2,100 new homes across 13 new sites in Scotland after citing “a strong ...

Published 16 January 2015