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Home Fix Scotland to work ‘around the Cloch’ to provide emergency repairs

Emergency repairs and maintenance contractor Home Fix Scotland (HFS) has moved swiftly to assist Clo ...

Published 30 June 2020

Building Briefs – June 30th

Ellon Viaduct inspection to commence next week A week-long inspection into the condition of the ...

Published 30 June 2020

And finally... Where there’s muck, there’s brass

A radical new way of thinking about soil has finally solved the mystery of why adding organic materi ...

Published 30 June 2020

Property firm loses breach of contract appeal over failed purchase of heritage centre

The prospective purchaser of a heritage centre in South Lanarkshire has lost an appeal against the r ...

Published 29 June 2020

New construction director Craig Giblett joins Hart Builders

Hart Builders has appointed Craig Giblett as construction director. Mr Giblett brings a wealth of ...

Published 29 June 2020

Infrastructure forms key part of Scottish Government economic stimulus proposals

The Scottish Government has called for accelerated investment in low carbon initiatives, energy effi ...

Published 29 June 2020

RTPI urges governments to make planners central to sustainable post-COVID recovery

Governments across the UK and Ireland must capitalise on the expertise of planners to achieve a sust ...

Published 29 June 2020

800-home development near Bannockburn conditionally approved

Stirling Council has given conditional approval to £100 million plans to build around 800 new ...

Published 29 June 2020

Council creates energy company to run new Clydebank heating system

An energy company is being established by West Dunbartonshire Council to operate and manage a new un ...

Published 29 June 2020

Jack McDougall

Former director of architectural services for the Strathclyde Regional Council, Jack McDougall, has ...

Published 29 June 2020

Work begins on £4.1m composites research centre in Rosyth

The first major engineering works on a state-of-the-art composite structures research facility will ...

Published 29 June 2020

Flats plan at Aberdeen’s Greyfriars House recommended for approval

Plans to demolish and transform a former office block in Aberdeen into 140 flats could receive the g ...

Published 29 June 2020

Kevin Stewart MSP: What kind of Scotland do we want to see post-lockdown?

In the first in a series of blogs about how planning can respond to new and old challenges, pla ...

Published 29 June 2020

Scottish residential property market set to re-open ‘with a bang’

Estates agents are preparing for growing interest from buyers as Scotland’s housing market reo ...

Published 29 June 2020

CALA Homes site managers recognised for ‘pride in the job’

Five site managers for CALA Homes in the North East of Scotland are celebrating after receiving a ...

Published 29 June 2020