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Developer banging the Drum with new funding package

DRUM Property Group has secured a £17.5 million finance package with Royal Bank of Scotland. The business, which has bases in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh, …

Eleven apprentices given Clark Contracts opportunity

CLARK Contracts has started eleven new apprentices following careers evenings the contractor held earlier this year in Edinburgh and Paisley. 204 applications …

Blairgowrie affordable housing project makes history

A property and investment firm claims it has become the first private property developer to receive affordable housing support from the Scottish Government. …

Balfour Beatty ‘likely’ to vote against CITB Consensus

BALFOUR Beatty is ‘likely’ to vote against the continuation of the CITB. The firm’s chief executive Leo Quinn said the training body has …

Glasgow honour for Athletes’ Village consortium

THE construction consortium that delivered the Athletes’ Village for the 2014 Commonwealth Games has been honoured by the city of Glasgow. The city …

Work begins on Saltcoats sheltered housing project

CONSTRUCTION work is to start on a new £6.48 million sheltered housing project in Saltcoats, North Ayrshire which will help elderly residents live …

Golf site teed up for new homes

STRATHAVEN Golf Club is selling a 1.92 acre site, which will be the location for new homes in the area. A portion of land next to the first hole has been put …

RIAS expresses disappointment at Perth City Hall process

THE Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has expressed disappointment at the procedure which has led to Perth and Kinross Council’s plans …

Sweco lands lead consultancy role on Cross Tay Link Road scheme

SWECO UK has secured a contract worth £3.5 million to provide the lead consultancy role on the £113 million Cross Tay Link Road project on the outskirts of …

Construction firm earns platinum Investors in People status

GRAHAM Construction has been awarded the highest level of Investors in People recognition. The company has announced it has achieved a platinum-level award, …