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BuildBuddy secures £1m to innovate construction material procurement

Published 2 days ago

A Scottish tech start-up that aims to revolutionise the way construction materials are purchased has raised £1 million from investors.

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Cube Glass secures £250,000 worth of Highlands and Islands contract wins

Published 2 days ago

Precision manufacturer Cube Glass has secured a series of new contract wins in the North of Scotland totalling £250,000.

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700-home Meadowbank development approved by City of Edinburgh Council

Published 2 days ago

The City of Edinburgh Council’s plans to deliver more than 700 new homes in the area surrounding the Meadowbank Sports Centre have been given the green light.

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Scottish Building Federation and National Federation of Builders to merge

Published 3 days ago

Two of the UK’s leading and longest-running construction trade associations have today announced that they plan to become ‘one organisation’ in the future.

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Dundee set to approve Eden Project next week

Published 3 days ago

The Eden Project’s plans for a £130 million development in Dundee are set to be given the green light next week.

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Views sought on student accommodation plan for Glasgow’s Bath Street

Published 3 days ago

A developer has launched a public consultation into plans to replace redundant Glasgow city centre offices with student flats.

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OCU Group acquires Scottish civil engineering firm RJ McLeod

Published 4 days ago

UK energy and utility contractor OCU Group has acquired Scottish civil engineering firm RJ McLeod (Contractors) Limited for an undisclosed sum.

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Building consultancy Rybka acquired by BRUSH

Published 4 days ago

UK energy engineering solutions provider BRUSH Group has acquired Scottish mechanical and electrical building services and sustainability consultancy Rybka.

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Lar’s financial model ‘a blueprint’ for tackling housing crisis

Published 4 days ago

A financial model implemented by Lar Housing Trust is a proven blueprint to help tackle Scotland’s current housing crisis, the charity has said.

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RICS unveils most inspirational built projects in Scotland

Published 4 days ago

Some of the most impressive building projects in Scotland from the last year were recognised at the RICS Awards 2024 last night.

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Campaigners petition MSPs to introduce legal protection for listed buildings

Published 5 days ago

The ongoing demolition of the category B-listed Ayr Station Hotel has sparked calls for the Scottish Parliament to host a national debate to bolster safeguards for threatened listed buildings.

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Details unveiled to regenerate Glasgow’s Meat Market sheds

Published 5 days ago

A sports hub, an enterprise centre and an upcycling centre are part of a mixed-use plan that could breathe new life into the historic Meat Market sheds in Glasgow’s East End.

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Mabbett completes acquisition of Midlands-based consultancy

Published 5 days ago

Glasgow-headquartered planning, design, environment, engineering and safety consultancy Mabbett & Associates has continued its strategic growth journey with the acquisition of environmental, ecological, heritage and landscape consultancy Crestwood Environmental.

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Leith’s A-Listed Victoria Swing Bridge reopens following refurbishment by Forth Ports

Published 6 days ago

The Category A-listed Victoria Swing Bridge located at the Port of Leith was officially reopened at the weekend following a full refurbishment by Forth Ports.

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Hometree acquires IMS Heat Pumps to accelerate home decarbonisation

Published 6 days ago

Perth-based renewable energy installer IMS Heat Pumps has been acquired by residential energy services firm Hometree for an undisclosed sum.

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