Scape Group



Construction industry blames auditors for Carillion’s collapse

Aggressive accounting policies and a close relationship with KPMG was the cause of the collapse of C ...

Published 13 May 2019

Scotland ‘in urgent need’ of 453 new secondary school classrooms by 2020/21

Scotland will need to build 13 new secondary schools or 453 additional secondary school classrooms t ...

Published 10 April 2019

Construction output falls during first quarter

Output in the UK construction sector has continued to fall despite a slight increase last month. Fi ...

Published 10 April 2019

Robertson completes £3m University of Edinburgh revamp project

Robertson has completed a £3.1 million refurbishment project for the University of Edinburgh & ...

Published 13 March 2019

Construction output falls but positivity remains despite Brexit

The latest construction output figures have been described as “encouraging” as contracto ...

Published 12 March 2019

Mark Robinson: Taking infrastructure investment underground

Spending on underground systems will boost productivity and deliver local economic growth, writes Sc ...

Published 14 February 2019

And finally... Scots want underground networks – not Boris Bridges

Four times as many Scots would choose to build underground systems for the UK’s most important ...

Published 6 February 2019

And finally... Scots want underground networks – not Boris Bridges

Four times as many Scots would choose to build underground systems for the UK’s most important ...

Published 6 February 2019

Blog: The future of homes for social rent: How modular provides Scotland with a solution to social housing challenges

Scape Group chief executive, Mark Robinson, on the Scottish Government’s fresh investment into ...

Published 19 December 2018

Modern construction methods can solve social housing shortage

New research has revealed that three-quarters of Scottish adults believe there is a shortage of home ...

Published 13 December 2018

Sector welcomes ‘encouraging’ construction output increase

The UK construction sector is showing continuing signs of recovery with a 2.1% rise in activity in t ...

Published 9 November 2018

Balfour Beatty appointed to £500m Scottish civil engineering framework

Public sector procurement specialist Scape Group has appointed Balfour Beatty to its newly launched ...

Published 17 October 2018

Inverness Justice Centre marks key milestone

A key milestone has been reached at the Inverness Justice Centre after main contractor Robertson p ...

Published 4 October 2018

ONS: Construction output grows but new orders hit five-year low

Output in the UK construction sector continued to recover following a relatively weak start to the y ...

Published 11 September 2018

Balfour Beatty completes Dundee flood protection scheme

Balfour Beatty has completed the £6.5 million Dundee flood protection scheme on behalf of Dundee Ci ...

Published 30 August 2018