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Land Use Consultants has been appointed to one of Scotland's largest infrastructure projects in a generation.
Leicester City Council has announced a £1.7m programme to widen and improve footpaths and create cycle lanes around St Nicholas Circle.
Kernock Park Plants and Plantscape complete contracts to supply Glasgow City Council ahead of Commonwealth Games.
Garden designers told it is professional practice to have paper contracts clarifying responsibilities for all parties involved.
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council has awarded PF Cusack (Tool Supplies) a £546,146 contract to supply and deliver highways and horticultural tools, equipment and road signs.
Cheshire Tree & Lawn Care in Timperley has won a £176,000 two-year arboriculture contract with Wythenshawe Community Housing Group.
Mix of commercial and housing upturn boosts contract wins for Essex-based landscape firm.
A hybrid £52m garden centre/leisure attraction has gained Government approval following a prolonged planning battle.
Nurture Landscapes secures three lucrative contracts as expansion plans continue apace.
Five teams have been shortlisted in Lancaster University's urban design competition to redesign its principal walkway, known as The Spine.
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