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Neart na Gaoithe wind farm work set to resume this week

Construction work on the Neart na Gaoithe (NnG) offshore wind farm is expected to resume shortly fol ...

Published 19 May 2020

CLBILS scheme extended to offer larger businesses loans of up to £200m

The UK Government has extended the maximum loan size available through the Coronavirus Large Busines ...

Published 19 May 2020

Coronavirus statutory sick pay rebate scheme to launch in May

A new online service for small and medium sized employers to recover statutory sick pay (SSP) paymen ...

Published 19 May 2020

Ainslie McCrone: Why our homes are still our – virtual - castles

Briar Homes marketing manager Ainslie McCrone on managing buyer interest as the housebuilding sector ...

Published 19 May 2020

Council makes National Development status pitch for Blindwells and Cockenzie sites

East Lothian Council is pressing for an area of the county, which includes the planned exemplar new ...

Published 19 May 2020

GAP Group chairman Danny O’Neil retires

The chairman of Glasgow-based plant, tool and equipment hire firm GAP Group has retired after 14 yea ...

Published 19 May 2020

Roddy Cormack: The return to work of construction designers

Roddy Cormack, accredited specialist in construction law and legal director at Scottish law firm Wri ...

Published 19 May 2020

Homes planned for Glasgow's West End

KR Developments Residential Ltd has submitted plans to build hundreds of new homes with roof gardens ...

Published 19 May 2020

Construction ramps up on digital connectivity at NHS Highland sites

Work has restarted on building critical digital infrastructure in Inverness with NHS sites such as R ...

Published 19 May 2020

CITB hails construction sector’s apprentice retention

A survey by the CITB has found that just 141 construction apprentices out of more than 10,800 contac ...

Published 19 May 2020

Building Briefs – May 19th

HFD Property Management moves to support tenants through Covid-19 HFD Property Management has c ...

Published 19 May 2020

And finally... Flour production resumes at 1,000-year-old mill

A 1,000-year-old English flour mill has resumed commercial production for the first time in decades ...

Published 19 May 2020

Hotel plan mooted at former Edinburgh HMRC office block

Plans have been lodged to repurpose a vacant Edinburgh office block into a 166-bedroom hotel. Mic ...

Published 18 May 2020

United Capital acquires Saltire Facilities Management in largest deal to date

United Capital has again expanded its portfolio with the acquisition of Saltire Facilities Managemen ...

Published 18 May 2020

BAM and Robertson become hub South West Tier 1 contractors

hub South West has welcomed BAM Construct UK and Robertson Construction to its stable of Tier 1 co ...

Published 18 May 2020