Construction News Morrison Construction Secures £6.2m Contract Morrison Construction has won a £6.2 million contract to deliver the final phase of the Smithton and Culloden Flood Protection Scheme. The development aims to protect 129 properties in Smithton and C Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Work Starts On £7m Abbey Quarter Housing Development Work has started on a new £7 million housing development in Perth. A total of 40 new homes are being delivered by Hadden Group in the Abbey Quarter. The scheme is supported by £2.3 million of Scotti Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Tarbert Harbour To Undergo £700,000 Revamp Over £700,000 is to be invested to improve facilities at Tarbert Harbour in Argyll. Members of the local authority%apos;s Policy and Resources committee gave the go-ahead for the improvements on Thursday, Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT New JV Created To Deliver First Phase Of Gartcosh Industrial Park Regeneration company Fusion Assets has teamed up with Edinburgh-based contractor J Smart & Co to deliver the first phase of the Gartcosh Industrial Park in North Lanarkshire. Forming a new joint vent Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Council Wins Top Planning Award For %apos;Team Stromness%apos; Project Orkney Islands Council has won a top planning award for its regeneration efforts within the historic core of Stromness. The council%apos;s %apos;Team Stromness%apos; initiative scooped the %apos;Excellence in Planning f Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Scottish Coastal Communities To Receive £6.9m Funding Support Nearly £7 million is being awarded towards 107 projects that aim to improve coastal communities in Scotland. The £6.9m initiative forms the sixth round of the European and Maritime Fisheries Fund (EM Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Jones Bros Begins Final Phase Of £4.2m Perthshire Wind Farm Civil engineering firm Jones Bros has started work on the final phase of a £4.2 million wind farm in Perth & Kinross. The seven-turbine 14MW Tullymurdoch wind farm is being developed on behalf of Ele Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT River Clyde Homes Planning To Recruit 70 New Staff River Clyde Homes has revealed plans to recruit 70 new full time and seasonal jobs in Inverclyde. The new roles are part of the housing association%apos;s aim to grow its business activities by bringing m Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Scottish Govt Targets 90% Reduction In Emissions By 2050 The Scottish Government has unveiled its new Climate Change Bill which commits towards achieving a 90% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050. The draft legislation also sets out plans to secure a 100 Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT i4 Product Design Becomes Latest Employee-Owned Company Edinburgh-based i4 Product Design Ltd has become the latest employee-owned company in Scotland. All 14 members of staff are now majority owners after an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT) was formed, hol Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT