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Mixed-use plans lodged for prime Aberdeen city centre site

Detailed plans have been submitted to transform Aberdeen’s Atholl House site into student acco ...

Published 8 July 2016

Carillion limits exposure to post-Brexit uncertainty

Extensive work to manage the potential impact of the UK leaving the European Union appears to have ...

Published 8 July 2016

Pessimism dominates construction outlook despite 13th consecutive quarter of growth

A thirteenth consecutive quarter increase in the sale of construction products has did little to qua ...

Published 8 July 2016

Green light for £10m St Andrews marine lab

A new marine laboratory for the University of St Andrews has been approved by Fife Council. Set t ...

Published 8 July 2016

Wheatley appoints Tom Barclay as group director of property

Wheatley Group has appointed Tom Barclay as its new group director of property and development. ...

Published 8 July 2016

Cupar Burgh Chambers project transforms iconic building

A key milestone for the Cupar Burgh Chambers project has now been reached, with the submission of th ...

Published 8 July 2016

Building Briefs – July 8th

Fife on track to meet ambitious affordable housing commitment Fife Council is on track to deliver ...

Published 8 July 2016

And finally... Amateur bakers sought to recreate giant edible map of Scotland

Organisers from Cake Fest Scotland are seeking amateur bakers to help create a giant edible map of ...

Published 8 July 2016

Boutique hotel and restaurant plan for Royal Mile school building

A former school building next to Edinburgh’s Royal Mile is to be converted into a boutique hotel a ...

Published 7 July 2016

Plans approved for £10m Hawick distillery

Scottish Borders Council has given the green light to plans for a £10 million project to build a wh ...

Published 7 July 2016

Plans lodged for new Aberlady housing development

A planning application has been submitted by Cruden Homes to deliver 107 homes at Aberlady. Owned b ...

Published 7 July 2016

Sharp rise in UK construction fatalities

A total of 43 construction workers were killed in the workplace in the year to 31st March 2016, fi ...

Published 7 July 2016

Minister cuts ground on new Edinburgh Partnership Centre

A sod cutting ceremony was carried out this week to officially mark the start of construction work ...

Published 7 July 2016

Work starts on UK’s first offshore wind tower factory

Work on the UK’s first offshore wind tower factory will officially start in Argyll today. CS Wind ...

Published 7 July 2016

Japanese study group learns from Chapelton development

A group of Japanese house building professionals have visited Scotland’s largest planned new town ...

Published 7 July 2016