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BAM to start work on V&A Dundee next month

The project to build the V&A Museum of Design in Dundee will begin next month with the signing ...

Published 24 February 2015

Glasgow approves £390m Buchanan Galleries expansion

Glasgow City Council has approved a £390 million proposal to extend the city’s Buchanan Galler ...

Published 24 February 2015

Persimmon ready to build ‘more than 100,000 homes’

Persimmon has demonstrated a positive outlook for the property market after it reported a 44 per cen ...

Published 24 February 2015

Lend Lease construction returns to profit after UK boost

Lend Lease’s European construction arm has bounced back into profit following a strong performance ...

Published 24 February 2015

Balfour Beatty agrees deal to spread £85m pension deficit payments

Balfour Beatty has secured terms with the firm’s pension fund to re-profile the £85 million pen ...

Published 24 February 2015

New Girvan harbour works commence

Work on the much anticipated landside facilities for Girvan and South Carrick gets underway this w ...

Published 24 February 2015

Wick John O’Groats Airport set for major upgrade

The airfield at Wick John O’Groats Airport is set for a major upgrade this year, boosting safety ...

Published 24 February 2015

Mactaggart & Mickel lends support to Scottish Ski & Boarder Cross Championships

Mactaggart & Mickel Group has announced its sponsorship of the Scottish Ski & Boarder Cross ...

Published 24 February 2015

Building Briefs – February 24th

315 homes planned at Inverness Ness Castle site Barratt Homes has unveiled plans to build 315 new ...

Published 24 February 2015

Dundee school construction ‘likely to feel impact of EU rule changes’

Construction of the new Baldragon School is likely to be delayed due to funding changes, Dundee Ci ...

Published 23 February 2015

Building Briefs – February 23rd

PRS landlords required to carry out electrical safety checks Housing minister Margaret Burgess MS ...

Published 23 February 2015

Funding boost for 2016 Festival of Architecture welcomed

A nationwide celebration of how architecture shapes Scotland, transforming places and benefitting pe ...

Published 23 February 2015

First steps taken to turn East Ayrshire castle into top class tourist destination

Rowallan Old Castle in Kilmaurs, East Ayrshire is to be removed from state guardianship in a move ...

Published 23 February 2015

Progress on planning performance but challenges remain on major applications

Planning authorities have been urged to continue to speed up decisions on major applications after ...

Published 23 February 2015

£15m dualling of Aberdeen road to start

Work is due to get under way on a £15.2 million project to dual a major link road and create a 1,00 ...

Published 23 February 2015