COVID-19



Laura McCorquodale: Construction getting back to work safely as lockdown begins to ease

As the Scottish Government prepares to update its COVID-19 construction sector guidance, Laura McC ...

Published 28 May 2020

Christine Worthington: Safe workplace planning is key priority for Scottish construction

CMS partner and construction specialist Christine Worthington outlines how construction employers ca ...

Published 28 May 2020

Alan Gordon: Riding the leadership learning curve

DM Hall senior partner, Alan Gordon, talks about the challenges of leadership during the coronavir ...

Published 28 May 2020

Lockdown delays opening of £68m East Ayrshire campus

East Ayrshire Council revealed its innovative £68 million Barony Campus will not be delivered ...

Published 28 May 2020

Iain Potter Construction anticipates prosperity despite coronavirus pandemic

Lanarkshire-based Iain Potter Construction (IPC) is anticipating an increased workload amid the ...

Published 27 May 2020

Stuart Harrow: When the roads fall silent, we can’t avoid the fact that it’s time for a major re-think

East Kilbride-based engineer Stuart Harrow details how COVID-19 could have an impact on transport ...

Published 27 May 2020

Savills outlines residential property market implications of Scottish Government’s ‘route map’

Cameron Ewer, head of Savills Residential in Scotland, has outlined the implications of the Sco ...

Published 27 May 2020

Chris Thompson: Scottish Government support for SME housebuilders

The Scottish Government has announced a new £100 million Emergency Loan Fund for S ...

Published 27 May 2020

Charlotte Edwards: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme & Portal - Latest Updates

Last month we discussed the impact the COVID-19 outbreak continues to have on Scottish businesses ...

Published 27 May 2020

Quarry firm outlines post-lockdown cashflow concerns

Marcus Paine, head of Scottish Borders-based quarrying firm Hutton Stone, has said he is already loo ...

Published 26 May 2020

SPF survey highlights grim financial outlook for commercial property sector

More than half of Scotland’s commercial property owners and investors have cited serious or te ...

Published 26 May 2020

Hew Edgar: Scottish route map good for construction but housing market fears remain

RICS head of UK government relations and city strategy Hew Edgar urges the Scottish Government to ...

Published 26 May 2020

ESPC: How the Scottish property market might move forward after lockdown

ESPC has highlighted how the Scottish property market might move forward after the coronavirus lockd ...

Published 26 May 2020

Construction sector welcomes long-awaited return to work but further clarity sought

The first tentative steps to get the construction sector in Scotland back to work have been widely s ...

Published 22 May 2020

Norman Jamieson Ltd secures six-figure CBILS loan from Bank of Scotland

Dundee-based lorry hire firm Norman Jamieson Ltd has secured a six-figure loan from Bank of Scotland ...

Published 22 May 2020