Project Scotland

Brexit vote fails to derail Scottish construction output

Brexit vote fails to derail Scottish construction output

THE UK's decision to leave the European appears to have had no immediate effect on the performance of the Scottish construction industry,..

Contractor launches new recruitment drive

GLASGOW-headquartered Morris & Spottiswood has announced it is launching a recruitment drive in the north of England after unveiling..

December, 2016

Finance package agreed for Grampian health projects

CONSTRUCTION work can start on two new health centres after a £22 million finance package was agreed. An £8 million health facility..

December, 2016

Firm in the frame for hat-trick of awards

MCLAUGHLIN & Harvey Construction has been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories in the 2016 Construction Investing in..

December, 2016

Employability programme helps candidates build careers

EIGHT Dundee trainees have improved their chances of landing a career in the housing sector after completing a three week Insulation..

December, 2016

Triple success for Loreburn Housing Association

LOREBURN Housing Association has been awarded three Investors in People accreditations for excellence as an employer. The Dumfries and..

December, 2016

Graham Construction bags landmark Aberdeen health project

GRAHAM Construction has been chosen to build two new health facilities for NHS Grampian within its Foresterhill Health Campus in..

December, 2016

The heat is on for Greenock residents

PAUL Wheelhouse MSP, Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy, has visited Broomhill in Greenock to see how its new £7 million..

December, 2016

Breedon to acquire Sherburn Minerals for £15.7m

BREEDON has agreed to acquire the Sherburn Minerals Group for £15.7 million. Sherburn, an independent heavyside building materials..

November, 2016

Eagle Plant apprentice is flying high

EAGLE Plant apprentice Tiegan Barrie has been shortlisted for Glasgow City Council’s Apprentice of the Year awards. The 17-year-old..

November, 2016

Green light for hydro power station plans

PLANS for the construction of a pumped storage hydro (PSH) electricity generation station in Dumfries and Galloway, which has been tipped..

November, 2016

New Edinburgh development suits the “modern student”

A 234-bedroom student accommodation complex has been completed in the centre of Edinburgh. Built by CCG, the development is on Orwell..

November, 2016

New research outlines firm’s impact on Glasgow

A new study by the Fraser of Allander Institute has revealed the scale of City Building’s contribution to training and skills..

November, 2016

Builders want housing prioritised after budget increase

SCOTLAND'S housebuilders have called on the Scottish Government to use its increased capital budget to prioritise new homes. The..

November, 2016

Formwork firm targets “buoyant” Scots market

FORMWORK company Doka UK has opened a new office in Glasgow to service its growing Scottish market. The firm is currently involved in..

November, 2016

Heathrow expansion brings opportunities for Scots firms

THE UK Government’s approval of plans to add a third runway at Heathrow Airport will produce a lot of both direct and indirect benefits..

November, 2016