Construction News http://www.buildscotland.co.uk Plans Submitted To Extend Edinburgh Office Development http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239011/plans-submitted-to-extend-edinburgh-office-development http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239011/plans-submitted-to-extend-edinburgh-office-development GSS Developments has submitted plans to extend a new office building in Edinburgh. The company, which is currently delivering 2 Semple Street in the Exchange District, is planning to add a further 5, Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT £190m North Lanarkshire Roads Programme Approved http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239016/190m-north-lanarkshire-roads-programme-approved http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239016/190m-north-lanarkshire-roads-programme-approved Up to £190 million is to be invested in a roads improvement programme across North Lanarkshire. The Glasgow City Region cabinet has approved the strategic business case for the Pan-Lanarkshire Orbita Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work On Invergordon Housing Development Complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239012/work-on-invergordon-housing-development-complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239012/work-on-invergordon-housing-development-complete Work on a new housing development in Invergordon is now complete. A total of 19 houses have been built on the former derelict Victoria Garage site on Invergordon High Street. The Dewdale Court schem Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Emergency Repair Works On Lowood Bridge Complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239013/emergency-repair-works-on-lowood-bridge-complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239013/emergency-repair-works-on-lowood-bridge-complete Emergency repair works to Lowood Bridge near Melrose are now complete. The B-listed structure, which has reopened to cars and light vehicles only, was closed earlier this month to allow emergency wor Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Council Backs Plans For Paisley West End Regeneration http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239010/council-backs-plans-for-paisley-west-end-regeneration http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239010/council-backs-plans-for-paisley-west-end-regeneration Renfrewshire Council has backed regeneration plans for Paisley%apos;s West End. Around 150 new homes will be built in the area after a %apos;masterplan%apos; developed by the council and its partner Sanctuary Scotl Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT River Clyde Homes Recognised For Success In Handling Complaints http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239009/river-clyde-homes-recognised-for-success-in-handling-complaints http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/239009/river-clyde-homes-recognised-for-success-in-handling-complaints Greenock-based housing association River Clyde Homes has picked up award for its success in handling complaints. Following an independent assessment by HouseMark Scotland, River Clyde Homes has had i Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Carillion Wins £11.6m Shotts Line Electrification Deal http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238968/carillion-wins-11-6m-shotts-line-electrification-deal http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238968/carillion-wins-11-6m-shotts-line-electrification-deal Carillion Powerlines has secured a £11.6 million contract to carry out electrification work on the Shotts line. The company will deliver enhancements to nine stations on the route between Holytown Ju Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work On 22 New %apos;Affordable%apos; Homes In Dingwall Complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238990/work-on-22-new-affordable-homes-in-dingwall-complete http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238990/work-on-22-new-affordable-homes-in-dingwall-complete Work to build 22 new %apos;affordable%apos; homes in the Highlands is now complete. Simpson Builders has handed over the £2.8m apartment scheme at Dingwall to Albyn Housing Society, helping towards the organis Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT Breedon And Tarmac Agree £16.5m Quarries Deal http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238962/breedon-and-tarmac-agree-16-5m-quarries-deal http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238962/breedon-and-tarmac-agree-16-5m-quarries-deal Breedon has agreed a £16.5 million deal to acquire four quarries and an asphalt plant from sustainable buildings group, Tarmac. The company will pay £4.9m in cash and transfer 27 of its readymix plan Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT New Platform Installed At Edinburgh Waverley http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238991/new-platform-installed-at-edinburgh-waverley http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/238991/new-platform-installed-at-edinburgh-waverley Work to install a new platform at Edinburgh Waverley railway station is now complete. The new 204-metre-long platform 12 entered into service on Sunday, 10 December. Located to the western side of t Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT