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Finance Secretary to outline plans to replace stamp duty

Finance secretary John Swinney will set the first Scottish tax rates in over 300 years this week a ...

Published 6 October 2014

Scot JCB says sector back to pre-recession levels as it posts record sales

Scottish construction plant dealer Scot JCB has posted record annual profits for 2013 and said acti ...

Published 3 October 2014

New Shetland high school faces eight-month delay

The projected finish date for a £42 million new high school in Shetland has been pushed back to Apr ...

Published 3 October 2014

CCG announces 21 new apprenticeships and grows development pipeline

Scottish private construction company CCG has recently taken on twenty one new apprentices, taking t ...

Published 3 October 2014

Building Briefs – October 3rd

Kawneer extends partnership with Kier Construction Kawneer has renewed its preferred supplier sta ...

Published 3 October 2014

Construction pioneer Ray O’Rourke to headline Construction Scotland inaugural conference

The Laing O’Rourke name is synonymous with some of the world’s most iconic construction projects ...

Published 3 October 2014

Preferred option for Nairn Bypass selected

Work to deliver a Nairn bypass and dual the A96 from Inverness to Nairn took a major step forward ...

Published 3 October 2014

Planning decision improvements must be sustained to justify proposed fee increases

Homes for Scotland has welcomed latest official statistics reporting an improvement in decision ti ...

Published 3 October 2014

Plans for new £50m bridge over the Clyde

A new £50 million bridge is being planned to connect two communities over the River Clyde. The r ...

Published 3 October 2014

Miller Homes puts the brakes on floatation plans

Miller Homes has shelved plans to float the business on the London stock exchange blaming volatility ...

Published 3 October 2014

Building Briefs – October 2nd

ISG construction boss makes sudden exit ISG’s construction managing director Alan McCarthy-Wyper ...

Published 2 October 2014

CBES awarded 7th consecutive RoSPA Gold

CBES Ltd has been awarded Gold RoSPA award for the seventh consecutive year. Fraser Allan, direct ...

Published 2 October 2014

Ideas for Scotland’s largest community-owned solar project to be outlined

Building Scotland’s largest community-owned solar power park in Dundee would help tackle fuel pove ...

Published 2 October 2014

Abandoned Crieff hotel makes way for 14 flats in £2m Kingdom project

Crieff councillors joined Kingdom Housing Association chairperson Charles Milne to mark the beginn ...

Published 2 October 2014

New designs unveiled for £200m Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Plans to build a £200m replacement for Dumfries Royal Infirmary have been officially unveiled b ...

Published 2 October 2014