Kishorn Heritage, the traditional building, restoration, conservation and engineering contractor that has worked on many of Scotland’s largest estates and most historic castles, has appointed Daniel Tweats MRICS as its managing director. Mr Tweats succeeds his father, Mike, a renowned stonemas
The Scottish Government's Building Standards Division has appointed Alan McAulay and James Whiteford as directors of its Building Standards Hub for an 18-month pilot. Alan McAulay was previously team leader at South Lanarkshire Council Building Standards while James Whiteford was lead
Carole O’Neil has been appointed global managing partner at multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy Cundall. Stepping up to lead the business 15 years after she first joined, Carole takes over from Tomás Neeson, who has served as managing partner for eight years and will now act as c
Scotland and Northern Ireland’s plumbing and heating industry’s trade association SNIPEF has today announced that Jim Butter has been named as the new President with effect from 27 May 2022. Mr Butter has been involved in the plumbing industry for almost four decades, and for the past 12
Savills has continued growing its sustainability and energy division, Savills Earth, with the appointment of Cameron Lloyd as a graduate energy consultant based in the Perth office. Cameron studied an MSc in Environmental Entrepreneurship at the University of Strathclyde and an MA in Business Manage
Ogilvie Construction has continued to expand its team with the appointment of Jim Yuille as pre-construction manager and Rebecca Newlands as estimating assistant. With over 35 years’ experience in the construction industry, Mr Yuille has a broad knowledge of pre-construction management and con
Miller Homes has appointed sector expert Stephen Stone as a senior non-executive director to the board. Mr Stone has had a highly distinguished 40-year career in housebuilding, most notably as CEO of Crest Nicholson PLC between 2005-19, and more recently as chair of Keepmoat Homes. Among his other n
Eilidh MacVicar has joined the Scottish operational real estate team at CBRE as a surveyor. Ms MacVicar joins from Colliers where she undertook her APC training and qualified as a Registered Valuer and member of the RICS in December 2021.
Laing O’Rourke has appointed Rossella Nicolin as Head of Sustainability for its Europe Hub as it increases focus on the delivery of its ambitious targets. Currently structures technical director, Ms Nicolin will transition into her new position during the summer, further strengthening the sust
Global engineering-led construction firm Burns & McDonnell has established an office and team in Scotland as it continues to expand its UK footprint. The firm, which has operated in the United States for over 120 years, will provide engineering and construction services to electricity network op
A veteran small business owner with more than 40 years’ experience in the electrical industry has been elected as the new president of SELECT, Scotland’s largest construction trade association. Respected professional Alistair Grant pledged to put apprenticeships and regulation of the sec
CHAP Group’s growth plans have taken another important step forward with the appointment of Andy McNair to the board as its new preconstruction director and Ron Liddell taking on a new role as civil engineering director. Mr McNair, a chartered architect, will figurehead CHAP’s business d
Strategic real estate advisor Avison Young has promoted Paul Broad and Andrew Renouf to principal in its Glasgow office as the firm continues to expand its transactional and consultancy services in Scotland. Mr Broad has been with the business for six years joining from Cushman’s in 2016. Sinc
Renewable energy sector industry body Scottish Renewables has welcomed three new directors to its board.
Stephen Lewis, managing director of HFD Property Group, will be appointed as chair of the Scottish Property Federation (SPF) at the organisation’s annual conference in Edinburgh today. Stephen Lewis succeeds Kevin Robertson, managing director of KR Developments, who has chaired the SPF since A