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Incoming CIBSE President says “business as usual” should not be the aim

Incoming CIBSE President Stuart MacPherson made an appeal for net carbon standards and an ambitious programme to refurbish existing buildings in his inaugural address this week, calling for targeted investment in low carbon solutions to drive recovery from the devastation ...

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McGill reports continued growth having secured £4m in new contract wins

Dundee-based building services contractor, McGill, reports continued growth having recently won a £400,000 social housing contract and being appointed to a £3.6million framework to deliver upgrades to fire alarms. The £400,000 contract with Loreburn Housing Association and the £3.6million framework ...

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Interserve converts three hotels into isolation centres

Interserve Group Limited has been awarded a contract to convert three hotels into Covid-19 isolation centres to accommodate patients who are recovering from the disease. Interserve Construction has been appointed by the Department for Health & Social Care (DHSC) to ...

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BESA announces new membership director

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has appointed Jason Hemingway as its new Membership Director. Hemingway brings more than 30 years of construction sector experience to the role. He was Managing Director of the suspended ceiling manufacturer Rockfon for seven ...

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CIBSE launches new Apprentice Award

The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) has launched a new award in recognition of the invaluable contribution played by apprentices. The new Apprentice of the Year award will form part of the Young Engineers Awards, joining the Employer ...

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CIBSE launches new webinar series to share knowledge

With the Coronavirus outbreak compelling businesses to embrace remote working it is more important than ever that building services engineers continue with their professional development (CPD) says the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE). To support its members and ...

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NHS Nightingale Hospital North West opens its doors

NHS Nightingale Hospital North West at the Manchester Central Convention Complex officially opened its doors today (17 April) at 2pm. Delivered by Integrated Health Projects (IHP), the joint venture between VINCI Construction UK and Sir Robert McAlpine under the ProCure ...

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NG Bailey joins partners to deliver Harrogate Nightingale hospital

NG Bailey is supporting national efforts to combat the Covid-19 epidemic as part of the team that has transformed Harrogate Convention Centre into an NHS Nightingale hospital to serve Yorkshire and Humberside. Harrogate Convention Centre houses 500 hospital beds and ...

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VINCI on the frontline in support of the NHS

VINCI Construction UK, a major provider of FM and construction services to the healthcare sector has teams of employees working in eleven healthcare sites across the North West, Midlands and the South East and is working with the same number ...

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Balfour Beatty to deliver temporary hospital in Glasgow

Balfour Beatty appointed as Principal Contractor to deliver temporary NHS Louisa Jordan Hospital in Glasgow Balfour Beatty has been appointed as Principal Contractor to transform Glasgow’s Scottish Events Campus (SEC) into the new temporary NHS Scotland Hospital, NHS Louisa Jordan, ...

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