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Aberdeen Harbour Board appoints new contractor

A new contractor has been appointed to complete part of the £350 million Aberdeen harbour expa ...

Published 3 July 2020

Contractor sought for £35m Forth Bridge Experience

Network Rail is seeking a contractor to deliver its Forth Bridge visitor centre and bridge walk expe ...

Published 3 July 2020

Trust’s appeal against partial enforcement of arbitrator’s decision refused

A reclaiming motion by a trust against the partial enforcement of an adjudicator’s decision in ...

Published 3 July 2020

Ramboll environmental assessment helps Sutherland spaceport take off

A spaceport in Sutherland has been given the go-ahead by the Highland Council following the suc ...

Published 3 July 2020

Womble Bond Dickinson: Energy or waste? When an EfW plant contract is not a construction contract

Simon Lewis, Vicky McCombe and Sarah Wales take a look at the latest case in the ongoing share of di ...

Published 3 July 2020

Construction fatalities up 22%

A total of 40 fatalities were recorded in the UK construction sector in the year to 31st March 2020, ...

Published 3 July 2020

Flats plan lodged for Dundee's Custom House

The developer which acquired Custom House in Dundee has now lodged plans for a residential restorati ...

Published 3 July 2020

Housing association agrees £15m funding arrangement for new development programme

Cunninghame Housing Association has agreed a £15 million funding programme with Royal Bank of ...

Published 3 July 2020

Aberdeen extends city centre affordable housing moratorium

A moratorium on affordable housing requirements for developments in Aberdeen city centre has been ex ...

Published 3 July 2020

Positive outlook for McTaggart Construction

McTaggart Construction has begun the second half of the year positively with several contr ...

Published 3 July 2020

New COVID-19 planning guidance and advice notes unveiled

The Scottish Government has issued a raft of new planning guidance and advice notes to assist with t ...

Published 3 July 2020

Scottish Government overturns Dunfermline housing decision

A developer has successfully appealed to the Scottish Government after its plans for new homes next ...

Published 3 July 2020

Aberdeen approves flats plan at Greyfriars House

The demolition of a former office block in Aberdeen in favour of 140 flats moved closer this we ...

Published 3 July 2020

Kinross development plans rejected over Loch Leven sewage concerns

Perth & Kinross Council has rejected an application to expand a housing development in Kinross a ...

Published 3 July 2020

Building Briefs – July 3rd

CALA offers househunters chance to fast track to new home Househunters in Edinburgh and the Lo ...

Published 3 July 2020