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Building Briefs – October 28th

Latest National Museum of Scotland masterplan phase complete The third phase of Hoskins Architects ...

Published 28 October 2015

And finally... Robertson crane rescues Forfar Academy’s head teacher

Pupils at Forfar Academy watched as their head teacher was rescued by firefighters from the top of a ...

Published 28 October 2015

Springfield appoints new board directors

Springfield Properties has announced the appointment of two new executive members to its board of ...

Published 27 October 2015

Kier Construction begins NHS Grampian backlog maintenance project

Kier Construction has been appointed as the construction partner to progress the next stage of a com ...

Published 27 October 2015

First Minister opens City of Glasgow College’s new £66m Riverside Campus

A new £66 million “world-class campus with the ‘wow’ factor” opened on the banks of the R ...

Published 27 October 2015

New Ayrshire College campus project achieves top BREEAM award

Ayrshire College’s new campus project in Kilmarnock has been awarded a BREEAM “outstanding” ra ...

Published 27 October 2015

Councillors recommend calling a halt to Forres retail development

Councillors have today sounded what could be the death knell for development plans for an area of Co ...

Published 27 October 2015

MSPs want role in EU steel dumping talks

Ministers are seeking a role in EU level talks on steel dumping. Business minister Fergus Ewing h ...

Published 27 October 2015

Community payback order for builder who lied about planning permission for client’s extension

A builder who fraudulently obtained £1,162 after he pretended to obtain planning permission for a c ...

Published 27 October 2015

Organisers hail success of BIM Convention

Over 130 senior executives attended the BIM Convention at the Glasgow City Hotel last week to list ...

Published 27 October 2015

Building Briefs – October 27th

State-of-the-art council homes officially opened in Dumbarton Thirty-seven state-of-the-art new b ...

Published 27 October 2015

And finally... Moroccan solar plant to power a million homes using mirrors

A city in Morocco is to become home to one of the world's largest solar power plants aiming to deliv ...

Published 27 October 2015

Edinburgh plans to build 14,000 new homes over next decade

The City of Edinburgh Council has unveiled plans to build 14,000 homes in the next ten years costing ...

Published 26 October 2015

Council approves Ardyne development masterplan and new fish processing centre

Argyll and Bute Council has approved a planning application for a new fish processing facility on a ...

Published 26 October 2015

Bett Homes rebrands as Avant Homes

Stirling-based housebuilder Bett Homes has changed its name to Avant Homes. The company said the de ...

Published 26 October 2015