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Housebuilders defeated in historic battle site bid

Developers have been forced to concede defeat over a controversial application to build luxury house ...

Published 13 November 2014

Report calls for new ways to encourage investment in UK manufacturing

The UK Government can work better with industry to develop policies that give greater certainty an ...

Published 13 November 2014

Construction wage growth ‘double the national average’

Construction industry workers have seen their pay levels increase at twice the UK average over recen ...

Published 13 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 13th

Kirkintilloch Masterplan presses on Far-reaching proposals to breathe new life into Kirkintilloch t ...

Published 13 November 2014

Forty per cent of construction sites fail health and safety spot-checks

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is urging the construction industry to ensure basic health and ...

Published 13 November 2014

David Mackay Hon FRIAS 1933-2014

The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has with great sadness notified its membe ...

Published 13 November 2014

105 homes planned for former Govan tram depot

Glasgow Housing Association has submitted plans to build 105 homes at the former Govan tram depot ...

Published 13 November 2014

Scottish housing market activity picks up after referendum

Scottish house price growth remained steady as demand soared during October, according to the lat ...

Published 13 November 2014

Preparation work begins at Haudagain bottleneck

Vital ground investigations got underway today as part of the A90 Haudagain Improvement scheme. T ...

Published 12 November 2014

Pioneering ‘rural homes for rent’ scheme opens in Fife

A new housing development in the East Neuk of Fife, built as part of an affordable housing scheme ...

Published 12 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 12th

Portsoy bunkhouse conversion secures lottery funding A row of historic sail-making cottages in Po ...

Published 12 November 2014

Inverness enterprise and research centre work starts

Building work has begun on a new enterprise and research centre at Inverness Campus. The building ...

Published 12 November 2014

Local civil engineering firm wipes Aberdeen FC debts

Aberdeen Football Club is back in the black for the first time in 21 years after agreeing a deal wi ...

Published 12 November 2014