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CITB confirms lower levy rate ahead of consensus vote

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) in Scotland has confirmed it will cut the levy it collects from employers in 2018-20. The levy will be cut from …

Turley confirms changes to senior management team

ROB Lucas has resigned as chief executive of Turley after 31 years with the planning consultancy. At the same time, the firm has appointed Sir Michael Bear …

135 job losses as Scots contractor enters administration

LAND Engineering (Scotland) has gone into administration, resulting in 135 employees being made redundant with immediate effect. Administrators said the …

Frameworks help Esh step up social housing drive

ESH Border Construction has announced it is at the heart of Scotland’s social housing drive following a raft of new framework partnerships. The …

Contract win is milestone for Robertson Specialist Division

ROBERTSON Group has won £560,000 worth of work for SSE, marking the first time its Specialist Division will serve as a main contractor. The firm …

Latest figures show “strong growth” in new UK housing

New housing experienced “strong growth” in March according to the new UK construction output report from the Office of National Statistics (ONS). The …

Harris Finance to the four in Rutherglen

HARRIS Finance, whose commercial property division recently completed the development of two speculative industrial units at Clyde Gateway’s Rutherglen …

Bancon makes senior appointments following new business wins

BANCON Construction has announced senior appointments to its management team as the Aberdeenshire-based firm seeks to deliver new £12 million contracts and …

JLL announces Scottish-based ratings team

JLL has appointed two valuation specialists as it launches its new Scottish-based ratings team. Based in the firm’s Glasgow office, Niall Rankin joins …

“Challenging” north east market hits Stewart Milne profits

STEWART Milne Group has announced a drop in turnover and operating profit following “challenging” market conditions in Scotland’s north …