Construction News https://www.buildscotland.co.uk %apos;Significantly Lower Growth%apos; In Scottish Economy https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270624/significantly-lower-growth-in-scottish-economy https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270624/significantly-lower-growth-in-scottish-economy Scotland%apos;s economy experienced "significantly lower growth" in 2019, according to the latest State of the Economy report. Published by the Scottish Government%apos;s Chief Economist Gary Gillespie, the re Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT First Steps Taken Towards New Lossiemouth Footbridge https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270659/first-steps-taken-towards-new-lossiemouth-footbridge https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270659/first-steps-taken-towards-new-lossiemouth-footbridge Moray Council has taken the first steps towards replacing the footbridge to Lossiemouth%apos;s East Beach. While the tender documents for this project are currently being prepared by Moray Council, the pr Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Major Building Repair Project Under Consideration In Paisley https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270647/major-building-repair-project-under-consideration-in-paisley https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270647/major-building-repair-project-under-consideration-in-paisley A major building repair project worth £1 million is to be considered for approval by Renfrewshire Council. Members of the council%apos;s Leadership Board will next week consider whether to award £615,000 Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Major Resurfacing Works In Larkhall https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270654/major-resurfacing-works-in-larkhall https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270654/major-resurfacing-works-in-larkhall South Lanarkshire Council has announced a major roadworks scheme for the B7078 Carlisle Road, Larkhal to begin on 29 February. The resurfacing will be from its junction with Carlisle Court to its jun Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Urgent Repairs Underway To Jed Water Flood Defences https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270649/urgent-repairs-underway-to-jed-water-flood-defences https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270649/urgent-repairs-underway-to-jed-water-flood-defences Scottish Borders Council are undertaking urgent repair works to the Jed Water flood defence at Richmond Row in Jedburgh following damage caused during the amber weather warning period at the weekend. Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Bridge To NI Branded A %apos;Vanity Project%apos; https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270687/bridge-to-ni-branded-a-vanity-project https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270687/bridge-to-ni-branded-a-vanity-project Scotland%apos;s Transport Minister has slammed UK Government proposals for a bridge linking Northern Ireland and Scotland as a "vanity project". Michael Matheson united with the Minister for Infrastructur Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Bishopbriggs City Deal Project Approved https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270646/bishopbriggs-city-deal-project-approved https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270646/bishopbriggs-city-deal-project-approved The Glasgow City Region Cabinet has approved East Dunbartonshire Council%apos;s Strategic Business Case for the £34.88 million Bishopbriggs Place and Growth Programme. The City Deal project, in partnershi Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Custom Build Homes Announces New Director Role https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270640/custom-build-homes-announces-new-director-role https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270640/custom-build-homes-announces-new-director-role Custom Build Homes has announced the appointment of Mario Wolf as its new Director of Planning & Strategic Engagement. Mario joins the company after a highly accomplished career in the Civil Service Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Development And Procurement Conference Programme Launched https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270637/development-and-procurement-conference-programme-launched https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270637/development-and-procurement-conference-programme-launched The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has announced the programme of events for its upcoming Development and Procurement Conference. Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planni Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT Arc-Tech To Build New Luxury Care Home In Troon https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270633/arc-tech-to-build-new-luxury-care-home-in-troon https://www.buildscotland.co.uk/construction-news/270633/arc-tech-to-build-new-luxury-care-home-in-troon Arc-Tech Scotland has been appointed to construct a new luxury care home in Troon. Queens View Harbour Luxury Suites is the latest in the long line of luxury care homes created by Morrison Community Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 GMT