Scottish Building Federation

New company count figures point to ‘fragmenting’ Scottish construction sector

The Scottish Building Federation (SBF) has expressed concern about new evidence pointing to a fragmentation in the Scottish construction industry as a result of the economic downturn.

Published 30 October 2014

Scottish construction bosses ‘cautiously optimistic’ as employment predicted to rise

Employers in the Scottish construction sector are ‘cautiously optimistic’ about future prospects for the industry as 42 per cent expect to take on more workers over the next three years.

Published 29 September 2014

More work needed to attract workers into Scottish construction

The Scottish Building Federation has called for more action to encourage people to work in Scottish construction after new figures revealed a drop in employment within the sector.

Published 17 September 2014

Scotland sees 12 per cent increase in construction output

New official output figures from the Office of National Statistics have shown that Scotland had seen the greatest improvement in construction activity output in the UK as a whole.

Published 15 September 2014

Federation of Master Builders Scotland warns of ‘fragile’ construction recovery

A revival in the construction industry north of the Border remains “fragile”, the Federation of Master Builders Scotland (FMB) has warned.

Published 18 June 2014