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‘Unexpected defects’ cause further delays to Scottish National Gallery revamp

The ongoing transformation of the Scottish National Gallery in Edinburgh has been hit with a further ...

Published 7 February 2020

Aberdeen hospital project on-hold as costs soar by £60m

The opening of a new maternity hospital and cancer centre in Aberdeen has been delayed with costs es ...

Published 7 February 2020

Draft Budget ‘fails to deliver boost for small builders’

An increased allocation of funding for affordable homes and energy efficiency from yesterday’s ...

Published 7 February 2020

LDC kicks off year with series of contract wins

Linear Design & Construct (LDC) looks set to continue the success of its first full year of oper ...

Published 7 February 2020

South Lanarkshire Council approves £100m housing investment

An ambitious programme of investment in homes is at the centre of £100 million spending plans ...

Published 7 February 2020

Independent scrutiny board launched to hold Mears to account

Housing and social care provider Mears Group has launched an independent scrutiny board to "challeng ...

Published 7 February 2020

Housing association DGHP strikes ‘ground-breaking’ £114m financing deal

Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP) is to refinance its existing bank debt after securi ...

Published 7 February 2020

Aberdeen sets ‘gold’ standard for new council housing

Councillors in Aberdeen have agreed to adopt a ‘gold’ standard for new local authority h ...

Published 7 February 2020

New leader and direction unveiled at BESA Training

The training arm of the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has appointed Helen Yeulet ...

Published 7 February 2020

Banchory Academy wins ‘Build Your Future’ construction challenge

Last week saw almost 100 S2 pupils from across the North East travel to Aberdeen Football Club for t ...

Published 7 February 2020

Building Briefs – February 7th

CCG Homes achieves 100 sales in 14 months Glasgow-based developer CCG Homes has reached a major ...

Published 7 February 2020

And finally... Holy water

A Highland village church has emerged victorious after being hit with local restaurant’s water ...

Published 7 February 2020

Extension planned to breathe new life into A-listed Govan Old Church

Glasgow’s Govan Old Church could be adapted and extended to enable the A-listed building to be ...

Published 6 February 2020

Hadden Group appoints new business development assistant

Hadden Group has signalled its continued growth and development with the appointment of Mark McGuffe ...

Published 6 February 2020

Contractor in place to deliver 116 new council homes in North Ayrshire

North Ayrshire Council’s ambitious plans to build the next generation of council homes moved f ...

Published 6 February 2020