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GCU appoints built environment experts as Visiting Professors

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has appointed Professor Ghassan Aouad, the president of the Ch ...

Published 1 May 2015

Building Briefs – May 1st

Work gets underway at the Real Mary King's Close Edinburgh's Lord Provost joined characters from th ...

Published 1 May 2015

Mactaggart & Mickel Contracts hands over Kilmarnock affordable housing development

The keys have been handed over for a £4.4 million affordable housing development in Kilmarnock, del ...

Published 1 May 2015

£2.9m Midlothian project to meet demand for smaller affordable properties

Midlothian RSL Melville Housing Association is to deliver 28 new high quality affordable homes for ...

Published 1 May 2015

New lease of life for Glasgow’s Trongate building

Work has started on the transformation of one of Glasgow city centre’s landmark historic buildings ...

Published 1 May 2015

Scottish construction bankruptcies down 20 per cent in 2014

The number of Scottish construction companies forced into compulsory liquidation fell by 20 per ce ...

Published 30 April 2015

New chief executive named at Galliford Try

Galliford Try has appointed Peter Truscott from Taylor Wimpey as its new chief executive amid a ra ...

Published 30 April 2015

Hotel plans submitted for Aberdeen city centre

Proposals to build a new 210-bedroom hotel in the North Dee area of Aberdeen city centre have been a ...

Published 30 April 2015

Associate promoted to project director at Cooper Cromar

Cooper Cromar has announced that Simon Walsh has been promoted from associate to project director ...

Published 30 April 2015

Call for public procurement to help tackle blacklisting

New public procurement rules in Scotland should help tackle tax dodging, blacklisting and climate ...

Published 30 April 2015

Construction sector attributed to soar in architects’ confidence

Confidence is growing among British architects about the amount of work they hope to receive from ke ...

Published 30 April 2015

Robertson inspires 3000 young people to consider career in construction

In the first quarter of 2015, Robertson Group engaged with more than 3,000 young people across Sco ...

Published 30 April 2015

Building Briefs – April 30th

Maybole housing development nominated for another award Ayrshire Housing’s Burns Wynd, Maybole ...

Published 30 April 2015

Scottish demolition contractor appoints liquidators

George Hunter (Demolishers) was placed into liquidation yesterday following a protracted battle with ...

Published 29 April 2015

Bancon Group bags Dandara construction director

Bancon Group has announced the appointment of highly experienced commercial development specialist ...

Published 29 April 2015