Bovis Homes housebuilding giant Vistry Group has warned of further job cuts following the takeover of rival Galliford Try’s residential arm, but it offered reassurance over a recovery in buyer demand amid the coronavirus crisis.
Questions will “have to be answered”, a north-east MSP has claimed after a £64 million legal agreement was agreed “in principle” between transport bosses and the firms behind the city’s bypass.
A legal agreement has been struck between Transport Scotland and the builders of the city's bypass following a dispute over spiralling costs.
The firm behind the AWPR and Transport Scotland could go to court over a £250 million disagreement over increasing costs.
A contractor involved in the £745 million Aberdeen bypass has said it is pursuing a “significant claim” over the project costs.
Leaders of two firms working on the delayed AWPR project are to be grilled by politicians tomorrow.
Transport Secretary Michael Matheson tonight said discussions with Aberdeen bypass contractors to open the southern stretch of the route have been "positive".
It is understood the contractors will foot the bill for the bridge repairs – not the taxpayer.
Transport Secretary Michael Matheson will meet contractors behind the AWPR project at a crunch meeting later this week.
The contractors responsible for delivering Aberdeen’s bypass should be hauled before a parliamentary committee, according to a trio of MSPs.
The Aberdeen bypass is on track to open in autumn this year, the Scottish Parliament was told today.
A construction firm behind Aberdeen’s bypass is having to stump up £25 million extra for the project following the Carillion collapse.
Workers on Aberdeen’s long-awaited bypass were left “dazed” amid reports several had been made redundant.
The Economy Secretary has said he cannot give a definitive date for the opening of the Aberdeen bypass until issues relating to the collapse of contractor Carillion are “bottomed out”.
Workers on the Aberdeen bypass affected by the Carillion collapse are set to be offered roles at two other contractors at the site.
Firms working on the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route are to hold urgent discussions following the collapse of one of the main contractors.