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Plans lodged for new student accommodation development in Port Dundas

Published 1 month ago

Halliday Fraser Munro has submitted a planning application for a purpose-built student accommodation development in Port Dundas, Glasgow.

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Artisan Real Estate to progress with Edinburgh city centre green neighbourhood

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Artisan Real Estate is set to progress with the homes-led redevelopment of one of Edinburgh city centre’s largest potential development sites following planning approval today.

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Balfour Beatty increases revenue by 7% in ‘solid’ year

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Balfour Beatty has hailed its “disciplined contract risk management” for helping the firm deliver increased revenue and profit from its earnings-based businesses last year.

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Event promises bidding masterclass for Scottish businesses

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A new masterclass led by procurement sector experts has promised to provide prospective suppliers with vital information on how to submit a successful bid for its upcoming frameworks.

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Embodied carbon regulation ‘urgently required’, say industry professionals

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Regulation of ‘embodied carbon’& is urgently required to accelerate the decarbonisation of the built environment, according to industry professionals who gathered to discuss the role that building materials play in the country’s journey to net zero.

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Construction firms still reluctant to hire people with criminal convictions, CIOB finds

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Negative stigma and a lack of proper training opportunities are blocking many people with criminal records from earning a second chance at life within the construction industry, a Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) report has revealed.

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Plans worth £250m submitted to regenerate Glasgow’s Charing Cross

Published 1 month ago

Proposals to deliver a “once in a lifetime” regeneration of Charing Cross have taken a step forward with the submission of a new planning application by CXG Glasgow Limited, a subsidiary of Tracey Investments Limited and owners of the Venlaw building and Elmbank Gardens, in conjunction with the owners of the property at 300 Bath Street.

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Pollockshaws brother and sister duo share apprenticeship journeys with City Building

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As Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2024 draws to a close, brother and sister duo Johnathan and Caitlyn Beaton are sharing their apprenticeship journeys with Glasgow-based construction firm City Building.

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21 businesses secure spot on nine-figure framework for Scottish public sector modernisation

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A range of businesses have secured a place on a framework worth £100 million that will enable the modernisation and improvement of Scotland’s public sector and social housing buildings.

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New affordable homes development breaks 60-year drought in Blackford

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Work has commenced on the first new social rent affordable homes to be built in Blackford in over 60 years.

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Hub South East and Connect Modular to deliver innovative new housing development in Livingston

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Representatives from West Lothian Council recently visited the site of planned new council homes in Livingston that will include supported housing specifically for homeless young people.

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Wheatley unveils updated £100m Wyndford regeneration plan

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Wheatley Homes Glasgow and Glasgow City Council have today revealed updated plans to transform Wyndford in the Maryhill area of the city.

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Planning approved for 850 homes in Ayr

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South Ayrshire Council’s Regulatory (Planning) Panel has voted in favour of approving an enhanced masterplan and revised major retail development at the Corton site based in south east Ayr.

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Planning permission secured for 254 homes in Cathcart

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Cala Management Limited, together with Celeros Flow Technology, has secured planning permission from Glasgow City Council to deliver 254 much-needed new homes in Cathcart.

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Morris Leslie invests £68m in JCB fleet for golden jubilee

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Perth-based Morris Leslie Plant Hire has kicked off its 50th birthday celebrations with a £68 million investment in a fleet of new JCB machines.

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