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And finally... Fearless ducks refuse to move from New Zealand construction site

A family of 12 ducks has refused to quack under pressure of construction all around their home in Ne ...

Published 14 December 2015

Royal High School hotel plan recommend for refusal

Edinburgh council planners have urged councillors to reject proposals to transform the former Royal ...

Published 11 December 2015

First phase of £700m Edinburgh business district plans submitted

Developers have submitted plans for the first phase of a £700 million new district which will see a ...

Published 11 December 2015

Councillors approve £333m Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre

Aberdeen's £333 million Exhibition and Conference Centre has been given full approval by counc ...

Published 11 December 2015

£14bn record Scottish construction output ‘overly reliant on infrastructure’

Output in the Scottish construction sector has risen to records levels, according to the Office of N ...

Published 11 December 2015

Homes for Scotland appoints new chief executive

Home building industry body Homes for Scotland (HFS) has announced the internal appointment of Ni ...

Published 11 December 2015

Council approves £200m Stirling transformation plan

Stirling Council has approved a £200 million development plan to transform the city into a world-cl ...

Published 11 December 2015

Historic Edinburgh building to become university hub for business, policy and society

A disused landmark building is to be transformed by the University of Edinburgh as part of a major d ...

Published 11 December 2015

Green light for £30m River Clyde hotel

Plans for a £30 million 4 star Radisson hotel on the banks of the River Clyde in Glasgow have been ...

Published 11 December 2015

Graham delivers £10m Highland primary school

Graham Construction has completed building a £10 million primary school in Fort William. The new L ...

Published 11 December 2015

Architectural accolade for City of Glasgow College’s £66m Riverside Campus

The Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA) has announced City of Glasgow College’s new state-of-the ...

Published 11 December 2015

Building Briefs – December 11th

New affordable Inverness flats handed over to tenants  The Highland Housing Alliance has complet ...

Published 11 December 2015

And finally... 13 of history’s most dangerous construction projects

Iconic construction always has a risk to it, so YourTradeBase has created an infographic visualising ...

Published 11 December 2015

Forth Road Bridge solution design work now complete

Plans to fix the problem which forced the closure of the Forth Road Bridge have now been finalised. ...

Published 10 December 2015

Imported Chinese granite to be used for Marischal Square development

Developers behind the Marischal Square regeneration project in Aberdeen defended their decision to u ...

Published 10 December 2015