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Sarah Lewis: Affordable Passivhaus homes

Sarah Lewis, associate director: architecture at Hamson Barron Smith (HBS), describes the company&rs ...

Published 10 October 2019

Swan Group secures £50m growth capital facility to accelerate delivery of affordable homes

Housing developer Swan Group has successfully secured a growth capital investment facility with the ...

Published 10 October 2019

ONS: Monthly construction output shows minimal growth

Construction output increased by 0.2% in August compared to the previous month as a rise of 1.1% in ...

Published 10 October 2019

Mactaggart & Mickel celebrates best site manager at NHBC Pride in the Job Regional Awards

Housebuilder Mactaggart & Mickel is celebrating after the quality of one of its site managers wa ...

Published 10 October 2019

Gordon Cunningham: How Clark Contracts is breaking down barriers to help eliminate stigma of mental health

According to MIND, one in four people will experience a mental health problem each year and in ...

Published 10 October 2019

Housing association submits fresh design for Peebles development

Eildon Housing has submitted new plans this week for the redevelopment of Tweedbridge Court in Peebl ...

Published 10 October 2019

New £16m centre for subsea development opens in East Kilbride

TÜV SÜD National Engineering Laboratory has delivered a new £16 million centre for s ...

Published 10 October 2019

Adoption of Scottish planning policy in local development plans assessed in new research

New research into how effective the existing Scottish Planning Policy (SPP) policies are in influenc ...

Published 10 October 2019

Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity: The Suicide Prevented

To mark World Mental Health Day, the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity has shared a story whi ...

Published 10 October 2019

Falkirk Council submits £240m Growth Deal bid

Falkirk Council has submitted a £240 million funding bid which, if successful, could see 6,000 ...

Published 10 October 2019

Indyref led to greater internationalisation of Scottish commercial real estate market

More international investors have moved into Scotland's commercial real estate market market in the ...

Published 10 October 2019

Barratt North Scotland battles the blues with Mental Health First Aid Team

Barratt North Scotland will mark this year’s World Mental Health Awareness Day with the appoin ...

Published 10 October 2019

Sally Orton: Protecting the mental health of those in the construction industry

HR manager Sally Orton highlights the support initiatives which Plastic Surgeon offers to help ...

Published 10 October 2019

Scottish Government's £3m green investment programme opens

Projects which aim to help Scotland transition to a net-zero emissions economy by 2045 can now apply ...

Published 10 October 2019

Scotland's National Islands Plan addresses housing and fuel poverty problems

The Scottish Government has released its proposed National Islands Plan which provides a framework f ...

Published 10 October 2019