COVID-19



Morgan Sindall returns to work at Sighthill

Construction work resumed on the £250 million Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area in ...

Published 3 April 2020

Chief planner outlines COVID-19 planning procedures

The Scottish Government’s chief planner John McNairney and minister for local government, hous ...

Published 3 April 2020

Construction begins at temporary coronavirus hospital in Glasgow

Work to transform the Scottish Events Campus (SEC) in Glasgow to house a temporary NHS Scotland hosp ...

Published 3 April 2020

Chancellor announces further coronavirus support for UK businesses

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced further action to support firms affected by the coronavirus cri ...

Published 3 April 2020

Cruden Group donates 200 masks to frontline care workers

The Cruden Group has responded to a call for help to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to ...

Published 3 April 2020

BESA Training pauses apprentice end point assessments

The training arm of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has announced, following di ...

Published 3 April 2020

Amey apologises for coronavirus sick pay policy

Amey has updated its policy on sick pay for self-isolating workers after the firm’s previous d ...

Published 2 April 2020

Network Rail moves to immediate payments for suppliers

Network Rail has committed to immediate invoice payments for suppliers in a move set to give thousan ...

Published 2 April 2020

Taylor Wimpey directors cancel bonuses and salary increase

Executive directors at Taylor Wimpey have agreed to cancel their bonuses and planned salary increase ...

Published 2 April 2020

Mortgage lenders seek 40% deposits

Britain's mortgage lenders have dramatically increased their loan-to-value deposits for house purcha ...

Published 2 April 2020

Property industry welcomes Scottish coronavirus legislation

Emergency legislation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been welcomed by the Scotti ...

Published 2 April 2020

80% of builders ‘left in dark’ by banks on coronavirus loan

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is calling on the Chancellor to address the blockages in the ...

Published 2 April 2020

COP26 UN climate change conference postponed

The COP26 UN climate change conference set to take place in Glasgow in November has been postponed d ...

Published 2 April 2020

City Blinds & Shutters collapses amid coronavirus crisis

Glasgow-based City Blinds & Shutters has closed down due to the coronavirus pandemic. The ...

Published 1 April 2020

BESA and Unite reach agreement on the Job Retention Scheme

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and Unite the Union have agreed a temporary sol ...

Published 1 April 2020