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Construction output growth rebounds at the start of 2015

The UK construction sector has enjoyed a positive start to the year with output and new business gro ...

Published 3 February 2015

I&H Brown upbeat despite 80 per cent drop in profits

Perth civil engineering, site remediation and development contractors I&H Brown has said it is e ...

Published 3 February 2015

Building Briefs – February 3rd

£25m leisure centre ‘can put Perth on sporting map’ A planned £25 million state of the art ...

Published 3 February 2015

£5.6m Shetland resource centre ‘on track for 2017’

Plans for the new £5.6million centre for adults with learning difficulties and complex needs in L ...

Published 3 February 2015

Contracts issued for £2.5m project to save Dunoon’s wooden pier

Argyll and Bute Council has now issued contract notices following its decision last summer to invest ...

Published 3 February 2015

Scottish ski centres secure £5.5m improvement funding

Scotland's ski centres are to benefit from over £5.5 million to upgrade their existing infrastruc ...

Published 3 February 2015

Rothesay Pavilion revamp reaches £8m funding target

One of Scotland's most significant surviving Art Deco buildings is to be transformed into a cultur ...

Published 3 February 2015

Construction output set for 18 per cent jump in three years

Construction output is forecast to increase 5.3 per cent in 2015 and 17.8 per cent by 2018 accordi ...

Published 2 February 2015

Construction partnership seeks to boost innovation and build talent

The Construction Scotland Innovation Centre (CSIC), which was launched in October, has formed a part ...

Published 2 February 2015

ISG issues profit warning after ‘problem contracts’

Fit-out and construction firm ISG issued a profit warning this morning following “problems” on f ...

Published 2 February 2015

West Lothian announces £194m revised capital programme

West Lothian Council has unveiled an updated capital programme for 2015/16 to 2017/18 which includes ...

Published 2 February 2015

CRH acquisition moves Lafarge Holcim merger closer

Dublin-based materials giant CRH has acquired a raft of assets from Lafarge and Holcim, clearing the ...

Published 2 February 2015

Construction firm fined over injured worker

A construction company, based in the Scottish Borders, has been fined after a worker was seriously i ...

Published 2 February 2015

BAM makes appointment to new senior buyer role

Patricia Murphy has joined BAM Construction’s Scottish business in a newly created senior buyer ...

Published 2 February 2015

Building Briefs – February 2nd

Aberdeen Art Gallery refurb to begin A redevelopment project at Aberdeen Art Gallery is due to co ...

Published 2 February 2015