Works begin on new enhanced adult day care service in Newark

Construction has commenced on Nottinghamshire County Council’s state-of-the-art day service in Newark, led by regional contractor G F Tomlinson. The new building will provide multi use activity spaces for music, exercise and dance, arts and crafts, beauty therapy and physio sessions for

Senior Mechanical Engineer Joins Built Environment Consulting

Leading East Midlands mechanical and electrical engineering consultancy Built Environment Consulting (BEC) has expanded its team with the appointment of Matthew Abbott as a senior mechanical design consultant. BEC, whose head office is in Nottingham, delivers projects across a wide range of


Derby-based project managers, cost consultants and building surveyors Armsons are providing quantity surveying services for the redevelopment of Repton School’s sports facilities. Armsons has a long-standing partnership with Repton School and has worked with them on various projects over the past 15

Two new appointments strengthen design team at Scotts of Thrapston

A Thrapston-based joinery specialist has consolidated its design team with new appointments. Scotts of Thrapston has taken on two experts to strengthen the department, particularly for the timber buildings side of the business. Design Technician and Draughtsperson Elvi Devolli and Timber Frame

Five signs you are at risk of asbestos poisoning at work

With the latest Health and Safety Executive (HSE) statistics highlighting that Britain’s death toll from asbestos is at ‘crisis level’*, it’s now more important than ever to recognise the risks of asbestos poisoning in the workplace. There were 2,709 ‘deaths by industrial


Ian Guyler, who is one of Leicester’s top 200 influential people has been appointed by workplace consultants and interior fit-out specialists Blueprint Interiors as a Non-Executive Director. The appointment follows a period of successful growth for Blueprint Interiors, which this year has

NPS Futures appoint three new committee members

Nottingham Professional Services (NPS) Futures has recently appointed three new faces to its committee. NPS Futures is a subcommittee of networking group, Nottingham Professional Services intended to nurture the next generation of talent. Joining the NPS Futures committee is Leah Smith from

Prestigious Green Apple environment award for BSP Consulting

East Midlands-based civil and structural engineering company BSP Consulting has been awarded a prestigious Green Apple Award for an innovative sustainable drainage system created at a Leicester school. The Green Apple Environment Awards recognise, reward and promote environmental best practice around the