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Scotland’s construction sector continuing to struggle with financial distress

Instances of ‘critical’ financial distress in Scotland’s construction sector inc ...

Published 17 October 2019

Work halted after medical syringes found at Galashiels site

The construction of a new pharmacy in Galashiels ground to a halt last week after medical syringes w ...

Published 17 October 2019

Paul Lessing joins MAST as senior architect

MAST Architects has unveiled Paul Lessing as its latest recruit. Mr Lessing, who joins in a senio ...

Published 17 October 2019

Queensferry Crossing snagging works completion delayed until December

The completion of snagging works on the Queensferry Crossing has been pushed back until December. ...

Published 17 October 2019

Housing association appoints Fiona Maguire as asset and development manager

Fiona Maguire has been appointed as the new asset and development manager for Rural Stirling Housing ...

Published 17 October 2019

Moody's: Public Works Loan Board rate hike is ‘credit negative’ for local authorities

A Treasury rate rise which led to fears that major housing and infrastructure projects could be dela ...

Published 17 October 2019

Barratt shrugs off concerns about political and economic uncertainty

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has moved to reassure investors it has the “resilience and f ...

Published 17 October 2019

Fotheringham Homes plans to deliver 71 new homes in Aberdeenshire village

Plans to expand a coastal fishing village with 71 new homes have been submitted to Aberdeenshire Cou ...

Published 17 October 2019

Claymore Homes gets green light for 19 new homes in St Combs

Councillors have approved plans for 19 new homes in St Combs, Aberdeenshire. Claymore Homes was gra ...

Published 17 October 2019

East Dunbartonshire Council to hold Local Development Plan consultation

East Dunbartonshire Council has announced that it will hold a consultation to discuss its Local Deve ...

Published 17 October 2019

Building Briefs – October 17th

SSEN invests £5m in Moray’s electricity network Electricity network operator Scotti ...

Published 17 October 2019

And finally... Scotland’s historic lighthouses could be awarded listed status

Lighthouses up and down the country will be reviewed for listing by Historic Environment Scotland (H ...

Published 17 October 2019

Experienced project director Martin Dalziel to deliver next phase of Countesswells

A new project director with extensive masterplanning and place-making experience has been appointed ...

Published 16 October 2019

Jonathan Fair joins Construction Scotland’s Industry Leadership Group

McCarthy and Stone’s regional managing director in Scotland, Jonathan Fair, has been appointed ...

Published 16 October 2019

Herald highlights shocking scandal of Scottish plumbers’ pension scheme

A three-part series into the growing pension scheme bills faced by plumbers in Scotland begins in Th ...

Published 16 October 2019