Project Scotland

Consultation to start on new CITB levy proposal

Consultation to start on new CITB levy proposal

CITB has launched its new levy proposal for industry, which would see a reduction in the levy for all firms to fund a new "more..

Industry specialists set for India charity housebuilding initiative

TWO prominent female members of Scotland’s housebuilding sector are preparing to travel to to India to help marginalised..

January, 2017

RSBi workers embark on healthy working programme

A group of Royal Strathclyde Blindcraft Industries (RSBi) employees have lost more than 25 stones after taking part in a workplace weight..

January, 2017

New apprentices impress at James Frew

James Frew has opened its doors to the latest intake of apprentices joining the Ayrshire building services firm. The four..

January, 2017

Brexit starts to impact Edinburgh office market

OFFICE occupier take up in Edinburgh is set for a "resilient" start to 2017, according to JLL. The property consultancy said a number..

January, 2017

McKay named Urban Union managing director

Neil McKay (47) has been named managing director at regeneration firm Urban Union. The company is currently delivering large-scale..

January, 2017

£7m Academy of Sport and Wellbeing delivered on time and budget

Dixons Contractors has completed the multi-million pound Academy of Sport and Wellbeing at Perth College UHI. The facility forms part of..

January, 2017

Plant boss jailed over fatal platform collapse

A Scottish plant hire boss has been jailed for health and safety breaches following a fatal mobile platform incident, which left one worker..

January, 2017

Changes to CCS checklist take effect

A new Monitors' Checklist is now in force for the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS), with updated questions on tackling illegal..

January, 2017

Esh Border Constuction receives Investors in Young People accreditation

Esh Border Construction has received silver status accreditation by Investors in Young People (IIYP). IIYP is the country’s only..

January, 2017

Dundee trainees show Hart on course

A group of Dundee-based trainees have successfully gained full-time employment after completing an employability programme. Five of..

January, 2017

Community groups sought for grant funding

Esh Border Construction is offering community groups a chance to receive grant support. The construction services firm, part of Esh..

January, 2017

Shepherd appoints new partners following merger

Shepherd Chartered Surveyors has named nine new partners across Scotland and added an office in Dalkeith following the firm's recent..

January, 2017

McLaughlin & Harvey contribute to charity backpack appeal

Paisley-based construction firm McLaughlin & Harvey has donated school bags and supplies as part of a charity campaign to help some..

January, 2017

BRE shortlisted for Scottish business award

Global building science centre, BRE, has been shortlisted for a top Scottish business award. BRE Innovation Park in Ravenscraig has..

January, 2017

Scots JLL graduates qualify as chartered surveyors

Four graduates from professional services and investment management company JLL have qualified as chartered surveyors with the Royal..

January, 2017