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Housebuilder breaks £100 million revenue barrier for first time

SPRINGFIELD Properties has achieved its highest ever turnover, with revenue increasing 22% to £111 million. The Elgin-based housebuilder’s …

Landmark £18.5 million school opens in Aberdeen

OGILVIE Construction has finished work at Aberdeen’s new ‘first of a kind’ Orchard Brae School. The £18.5 million facility will be a hub for …

Profits boost for Balfour Beatty

BALFOUR Beatty’s “transformation” is progressing after the firm’s half-year financial figures revealed a rise in pre-tax profits to …

New campaign urges Scots youngsters to consider construction careers

A new campaign has been launched to encourage youngsters to consider a career in the Scottish construction sector and fill the void left by the thousands of …

Interserve reports “mixed” trading for 2017 so far

INTERSERVE has announced its outlook for the year remains unchanged following the release of the firm’s half-year financial results. Turnover for the …

Innovation Factory for Scottish construction sector set to open

THE new Innovation Factory for Scotland’s construction industry will be officially launched next month. The £3 million facility in Hamilton, which will …

Muir Group sees rise in turnover but a dip in profits

CONTRACTOR, housebuilder and property developer Muir Group has reported a 39% increase in turnover in the last year. However, profits have taken a slight dip. …

Union calls for change after ‘huge rise in bogus self-employment’

UNITE the union has called for radical employment reforms after uncovering what they described as a huge rise in “bogus self-employment” in the …

Festival of Architecture ‘report card’ hails event a huge success

THE Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has published its final ‘report card’ from the Festival of Architecture 2016, which revealed the …

Billion pound City Deal agreed for Edinburgh and South East

The Edinburgh and South East City Region has secured a deal from the UK and Scottish Governments worth £1.1 billion. The city region deal aims to drive …