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Construction output rises at slowest pace for five months

Construction output rose at its slowest rate in five months in October as residential work growth ea ...

Published 5 November 2014

Commercial property sales surge in post-Referendum Scotland

Commercial property sales in Scotland almost doubled in 2014’s third quarter, rising from £592m i ...

Published 5 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 5th

Trapped Borders Railway worker cut free A construction worker on the Borders Railway was airlifted ...

Published 5 November 2014

Green light for new £500m Kirkcaldy neighbourhood

Fife Council has approved plans for a new £500 million neighbourhood at Kingslaw in Kirkcaldy. Ove ...

Published 5 November 2014

Men in court over alleged 'bribes' for Edinburgh council building contracts

Eight men appeared in court yesterday charged in connection with alleged bribes to City of Edinburgh ...

Published 5 November 2014

Tesco fails in challenge to new Sainsbury’s store

A supermarket which challenged a decision of Perth and Kinross Council to alter an agreement with a ...

Published 5 November 2014

Court rules that overtime should count in holiday pay

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has ruled that workers should have overtime included in holiday pay ...

Published 4 November 2014

Work starts on new entrance canopies at St Enoch Subway Station

Work has commenced on the eye-catching new entrance canopies for St Enoch Subway Station in Glasgow ...

Published 4 November 2014

Persimmon ‘encouraged’ by confidence in UK housing market

Persimmon remains confident of delivering further growth in Group operating profits after encouragin ...

Published 4 November 2014

Scottish construction ‘freed from the constraints of referendum uncertainty’

Commercial activity continues to ramp up at a marked pace, driving construction growth into the four ...

Published 4 November 2014

Help to Buy pushes Dawn Group back into profit

Dawn Group has swung back into profit in its latest financial year, as its homes division reaped the ...

Published 4 November 2014

Interserve secures hotel agreement for Edinburgh’s West End

International support services and construction group Interserve has announced a major hotel deal wi ...

Published 4 November 2014

Work commences on Uddingston housing development

Glasgow based construction company and manufacturing specialist CCG has commenced building 20 new re ...

Published 4 November 2014

Building Briefs – November 4th

Balfour Beatty announces forthcoming board change Balfour Beatty has today announced that Duncan ...

Published 4 November 2014

Fife firms learn how community benefits can build their businesses

Fife construction firms have learned how they can build their businesses by adding community benef ...

Published 4 November 2014