Bridge of Allan-based Kevin Wilson Joiners & Building Contractors has spoken of its “delight” after the firm won a top industry award following the renovation of an iconic Stirling tennis pavilion.
Published 10 June 2019
An apprentice joiner training with Barratt North Scotland has fought off fierce competition to be named ‘Apprentice of the Year 2019’ at the Scottish Federation of Master Builders’ Awards.
Published 10 June 2019
High-quality building work, fantastic craftsmanship, exceptional customer service and building excellence were recognised last night the Federation of Master Builders’ Scotland Awards.
Published 7 June 2019
A family construction firm is in the running for a top industry award following the renovation of an iconic Stirling building.
Published 4 June 2019
Scotland’s small building firms have fared better than their UK-wide counterparts with a strong start to 2019, according to FMB Scotland.
Published 1 May 2019
Small and medium-sized (SME) firms in the Scottish construction sector are remaining stable in the face of continuing political uncertainty, according to a report by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) Scotland.
Published 30 January 2019
More than £5 billion of capital investment is to be made in 2019-20 to deliver on the Scottish Government’s aim to “grow and modernise” infrastructure, finance secretary Derek Mackay has announced.
Published 13 December 2018
The Federation of Master Builders Scotland (FMB Scotland) has elected two female Scottish Board representatives for the first time in its history.
Published 29 October 2018
Scotland’s small and medium-sized construction firms enjoyed strong growth in the second quarter of 2018 despite significant headwinds, according to the Federation of Master Builders Scotland.
Published 25 July 2018
The Scottish Government is in danger of failing to deliver a real Warm Homes Bill for Scotland, a group of 50 civil society and business organisations has warned.
Published 29 May 2018
Scottish construction firms enjoyed strong growth in the first three months of this year despite record numbers of builders reporting rising material prices, according to a new report.
Published 2 May 2018
The Scottish Government is to work with key stakeholders to ensure the right skills are available for housing and construction developments.
Published 26 April 2018
Holyrood's local government and communities committee will continue to examine the Planning (Scotland) Bill tomorrow as it hears evidence from organisations from the country’s builders and planners.
Published 6 March 2018
Construction apprentices will go on to earn thousands of pounds more, every year, than many of their university-educated counterparts, according to the latest research by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) Scotland.
Published 5 March 2018
Confidence and workloads for small builders in Scotland took a sharp downward turn towards the end of 2017 amid continuing skills shortages in the sector, according to the Federation of Master Builders in Scotland (FMB Scotland).
Published 23 January 2018