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Letter to the Editor: Vaughan Hart on the latest construction liquidation statistics

The latest figures from the Insolvency Service are encouraging, showing a 20 per cent decline in t ...

Published 31 July 2015

NHBC reports growth of homes for the elderly

More retirement homes were registered to be built in the UK in the first six months of this year t ...

Published 31 July 2015

Ogilvie Construction receives another RoSPA Gold

Ogilvie Construction has once again received a Gold Award from the Royal Society for the Preventio ...

Published 31 July 2015

Building Briefs – July 31st

Work starts on retirement living development in Paisley Link Group Ltd has begun the £4 million ...

Published 31 July 2015

Survey reveals construction workloads on the increase in Scotland

Construction workloads in Scotland have risen by a third thanks to a rise in private house buildin ...

Published 30 July 2015

Call for housebuilders to adhere to minimum room sizes

Housebuilders should adopted a voluntary code to end “rabbit hutch housing”, according to the ...

Published 30 July 2015

Kier appoints former Keller chief executive to its board

Kier Group has announced the appointment of Justin Atkinson as a non-executive director. Formerly ...

Published 30 July 2015

Edinburgh low-carbon experts set up Hong Kong base

A low-carbon innovation group from the University of Edinburgh has opened a permanent office in Hong ...

Published 30 July 2015

hub East Central Scotland completes £2.9m Falkirk health refurbs

hub East Central Scotland has delivered two refurbishment projects at Falkirk Community Hospital at ...

Published 30 July 2015

Strong appetite for solar energy in Scotland

Whilst Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) indicated moves to reduce the Feed-in-Tarif ...

Published 30 July 2015

Building Briefs – July 30th

MSP marks start of new £3m Ayr affordable housing development John Scott MSP helped cut the firs ...

Published 30 July 2015

Scottish Government defends funding and progress of infrastructure projects

The Scottish Government has insisted that infrastructure projects will be delivered on time and on ...

Published 29 July 2015

Profits up by a third at Taylor Wimpey

Taylor Wimpey has enjoyed a 12 per cent rise in turnover and a 33 per cent pre-tax profits jump in ...

Published 29 July 2015

Turner & Townsend to switch to partnership amid record revenues

Turner & Townsend is returning to a partnership structure after growing by 75 per cent in the ...

Published 29 July 2015

Muse given time to decide on Marischal Square materials

Aberdeen City Council has agreed to give Muse Developments more time to decide on which type of buil ...

Published 29 July 2015