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

Published 1 month ago

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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Almost 1,000 apartments and student rooms given green light at Anderston Quay

Published 1 month ago

Build to Rent developer and operator Dandara Living has been granted planning permission by Glasgow City Council to deliver a development of apartments and residential amenity, student accommodation and commercial units, located in Anderston Quay.

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Plans unveiled for Edinburgh residential and commercial development

Published 1 month ago

Barratt and David Wilson Homes and Trustees of The Catchelraw Trust have proposed to build hundreds of new homes in Edinburgh.

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Avant lodges £51m plan for 230 new homes in Netherburn

Published 1 month ago

Avant Homes Scotland has submitted plans to deliver a £51 million development comprising 230 new build residential properties in the village of Netherburn, South Lanarkshire.

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Women in Plant working group established at Scottish Plant Owners Association

Published 1 month ago

The Scottish Plant Owners Association (SPOA) has established a Women in Plant working group to better represent the interests of women in plant and work towards further improving the industry and attracting more women to the plant industry.

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Regent Property Group unveils hotel plan for St Enoch building

Published 1 month ago

Regent Property Group has struck a deal to bring the UK’s first Radisson Hotel Group & Serviced Apartments to Glasgow.

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Keppie Design marks 170 years with shift to employee ownership

Published 1 month ago

Glasgow-based architectural firm Keppie Design has transitioned its entire shareholding to an employee ownership trust (EOT), making it the latest Scottish company to adopt this ownership structure.

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First pour milestone reached on North Kyle Wind Farm

Published 1 month ago

Civil engineering firm Jones Bros has helped North Kyle Wind Farm reach a significant construction milestone with the first pouring of concrete on turbine foundations.

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Balfour Beatty to deliver nine overhead line and substation projects for SSEN Transmission

Published 1 month ago

Balfour Beatty has begun work with SSEN Transmission on the development of nine Electricity Transmission projects across the north of Scotland.

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Works underway on Waverley Housing’s first new build development

Published 1 month ago

Work has officially commenced on 25 new homes in Upper Langlee in Galashiels, in what will be Waverley Housing’s first new build development.

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Next steps for Scottish Passivhaus equivalent discussed at Holyrood

Published 1 month ago

A recent MSP reception was held at the Scottish Parliament aimed at exploring the next steps for the proposed Scottish Passivhaus equivalent legislation.

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Council tenants to be moved from RAAC-affected properties in Aberdeen

Published 1 month ago

Hundreds of council tenants in Aberdeen are to be relocated to alternative accommodation after reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete (RAAC) panels were found in residential properties.

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Strategic expansion fuels Chap Group growth

Published 1 month ago

Bold expansion moves and a proactive financial approach have paid dividends for Chap Group amidst challenging market conditions.

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Land deal with Fife Council sets stage for new business hub in Lochgelly

Published 1 month ago

Fife Council’s Economic Development Team has announced the sale of circa two acres of land at The Avenue, Lochgelly, to Easy Living Developments, a Glenrothes-based design and build construction company.

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Approved Glasgow hotel plan pivots to student accommodation

Published 1 month ago

A developer who obtained planning consent for a hotel in Glasgow city centre is now seeking to deliver student accommodation instead.

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