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Skills shortage and planning system ‘preventing solution to housing crisis’

A severe shortage of skilled workers and a “slow planning system” are hindering efforts to tackl ...

Published 21 September 2015

Scottish Government approves £24m Oban High School

Planning permission for the new Oban High School has officially been granted after the Scottish Gove ...

Published 21 September 2015

Miller Homes to bring over 200 new homes to Scotland

Miller Homes has announced plans to create 205 new homes across the Glasgow and Midlothian areas ...

Published 21 September 2015

Demolition paves the way for 50 new Glasgow homes

GHA is planning a new £5 million development of 50 houses on the site of three multi-storey blocks ...

Published 21 September 2015

Scottish school pupils to benefit from Esh employment initiative

Esh Border Construction is expanding its employability skills programme to Scotland. Successfully o ...

Published 21 September 2015

Building Briefs – September 21st

New homes open on banks of Clyde Canal A new development of 54 modern, spacious, energy-efficient ...

Published 21 September 2015

Approval in principle for major Aberdeen expansion

Aberdeen City Council has granted planning permission in principle for a major expansion to the nor ...

Published 18 September 2015

Independent planning review panel revealed

Published 18 September 2015

Ineos to build £20m HQ at Grangemouth

Chemicals giant Ineos has revealed plans to build a £20 million headquarters at its Grangemouth sit ...

Published 18 September 2015

Work to begin on Highlands student accommodation

Construction work on student residences in Fort William and Inverness will begin in the next week fo ...

Published 18 September 2015

Persimmon submits plans for over 500 homes in Glasgow

Persimmon Homes West Scotland has revealed plans to invest £75 million on a major new housing dev ...

Published 18 September 2015

Staff promotions at Michael Laird Architects

Michael Laird Architects (MLA) has promoted Adam Frickleton to associate director and Garth Fitzsi ...

Published 18 September 2015

City Building welcomes leading UK safety trainer

City Building welcomed the UK’s leading speaker on behavioural safety training to its Glasgow he ...

Published 18 September 2015

Building Briefs – September 18th

Major energy work to transform Melville homes in Forth Melville Housing Association customers in th ...

Published 18 September 2015

Police to investigate contracts issue concerning former City Building employee

A contract issue concerning a former employee of Glasgow City Council’s arms-length construction f ...

Published 17 September 2015