Project Scotland

Hall of fame: historic Glasgow building takes top RICS prize

Hall of fame: historic Glasgow building takes top RICS prize

THE £35 million refurbishment of Glasgow’s iconic Kelvin Hall has taken the ‘Project of the Year’ prize at the 2017 RICS Awards …

Loreburn chief executive in the frame for top housing prize

LOREBURN Housing Association’s chief executive is the only Scottish-based finalist in contention for a national social housing …

Work starts at £16m Aberdeen student development

CONSTRUCTION has started on a new £16 million student accommodation complex in Aberdeen. The development, on the former tyre …

MP highlights cash retention issues in construction sector

MP Alan Brown has led a debate at Westminster about safeguarding and releasing cash retentions in the construction industry. The SNP MP …

Scottish planners propose “game-changing” ideas

ROYAL Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Scotland has revealed it is proposing five “game-changing” ideas to boost the nation’s …

Partnership helps young adults break into construction

CALA Homes (West) has teamed up with The Prince’s Trust and City of Glasgow College to help give unemployed young people the …

Plans submitted for abandoned Ayrshire coal mine

PLANS have been submitted for the restoration of an ex-coal mine in East Ayrshire. Banks Mining has put forward the proposal for the …

Building service company scores with Kilmarnock FC

BUILDING service firm James Frew has signed a sponsorship deal with Kilmarnock Football Club. The Stevenston-based company has …

Consultancy secures Highland Main Line contract

TRANSPORT Scotland has appointed WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff to assess route speed improvements on the Highland Main Line. The …

Motherwell schools set for facelift

KIER Construction Scotland has secured a £5 million contract to carry out work at two Motherwell schools. A new cladding system …