Construction News http://www.buildscotland.co.uk First Oil Begins Flowing From Schiehallion Field Near Shetland http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229852/first-oil-begins-flowing-from-schiehallion-field-near-shetland http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229852/first-oil-begins-flowing-from-schiehallion-field-near-shetland BP has announced first oil has started flowing from the Schiehallion field in the North Sea, west of Shetland. The multi-billion Quad 204 project saw the Schiehallion adjacent Loyal fields redevelope Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work Continues On £120m Ayrshire Water Infrastructure Upgrade http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229822/work-continues-on-120m-ayrshire-water-infrastructure-upgrade http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229822/work-continues-on-120m-ayrshire-water-infrastructure-upgrade Work is continuing on Scottish Water%apos;s £120 million water infrastructure upgrade project in Ayrshire. The multi-million pound investment will see the quality of drinking water improved for more than Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT New Report Highlights Need For Improved Cycling Infrastructure http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229804/new-report-highlights-need-for-improved-cycling-infrastructure http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229804/new-report-highlights-need-for-improved-cycling-infrastructure New research has highlighted the need for improved cycling infrastructure at junctions across Scotland. Sustrans Scotland%apos;s report, %apos;Cycling Safety in Scotland, Cycle Collision Hotspots%apos;, identified Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT £2m Library Upgrade Project To Begin In East Dunbartonshire http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229838/2m-library-upgrade-project-to-begin-in-east-dunbartonshire http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229838/2m-library-upgrade-project-to-begin-in-east-dunbartonshire A £2 million library upgrade project is set to begin in East Dunbartonshire. Construction work to improve Bishopbriggs Library will start in June. The refurbishment involves improving the current acc Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Charity Backs Petition For Ministers To Review NSA Designation Process http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229808/charity-backs-petition-for-ministers-to-review-nsa-designation-process http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229808/charity-backs-petition-for-ministers-to-review-nsa-designation-process Conservation charity John Muir Trust (JMT) is backing a call for The Scottish Government to reconsider the designation process for National Scenic Areas (NSAs). Christine Metcalfe, on behalf of Avich Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT New Library And Museum In Dunfermline Open http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229824/new-library-and-museum-in-dunfermline-open http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229824/new-library-and-museum-in-dunfermline-open A new cultural facility has been opened in Fife. Construction work on the Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries (DCL&G) was completed by BAM late last year. The project is the result of a 10-year Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Scotland TranServ To Begin M80 Carriageway Resurfacing Scheme http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229807/scotland-transerv-to-begin-m80-carriageway-resurfacing-scheme http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229807/scotland-transerv-to-begin-m80-carriageway-resurfacing-scheme Work is to begin on a £351,000 overnight resurfacing project in Glasgow. Scotland TranServ will start repairing the M80 Northbound carriageway at Junction 2 in the Robroyston area from Monday, 29 May Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Wood Group Wins New TSS Contract With Sakhalin Energy http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229805/wood-group-wins-new-tss-contract-with-sakhalin-energy http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229805/wood-group-wins-new-tss-contract-with-sakhalin-energy Sakhalin Energy has awarded Wood Group a new Technical Support Services (TSS) contract. The five-year deal will see the Aberdeen-based firm add brownfield drilling upgrade services to services it alr Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Work Underway On A7 Road Improvement Programme http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229853/work-underway-on-a7-road-improvement-programme http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229853/work-underway-on-a7-road-improvement-programme Work is underway on a road improvement programme in the Scottish Borders. A section of the A7 road, the Torsonce corner south of Stow, is being repaired as part of a £3.8 million road maintenance sch Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT Road Maintenance Works To Begin On AWPR/B-T Project http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229809/road-maintenance-works-to-begin-on-awpr-b-t-project http://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/229809/road-maintenance-works-to-begin-on-awpr-b-t-project Road maintenance works are to begin on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route/Balmedie to Tipperty (AWPR/B-T) project. Engineers will start carrying out road surfacing works to and on the new bridge a Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 GMT