Construction

J Tomlinson secures first place on EEM facilities management framework

J Tomlinson secures first place on EEM facilities management framework

Building specialist J Tomlinson has secured first place on a facilities management framework covering the East and West Midlands. The Nottingham-based company has been appointed to lot two (Hard FM) of the Efficiency East Midlands (EEM) Facilities Management Framework after ranking in first place in two regional sublots with a score of 100%. The four-year agreement confirms that J Tomlinson is first choice to deliver hard FM services to EEM members, with the scope of …

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Construction Property

INCENTIVES ON NEW HOMES ARE JUST WHAT THE DOCTOR ORDERED FOR NHS STAFF

INCENTIVES ON NEW HOMES ARE JUST WHAT THE DOCTOR ORDERED FOR NHS STAFF

Five star housebuilder David Wilson Homes East Midlands is offering NHS staff in Leicestershire exclusive incentives when purchasing a new home in the area.     Acting as a helpful boost up or onto the property ladder, the offers could be ‘just what the doctor ordered’ and mean staff members could benefit from a discount on a property from £5,000 to £15,000.   This can be used at a number of developments across the county, …

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Construction Property

EAGERLY AWAITED MULBERRY HOMES DEVELOPMENT TO LAUNCH THIS WEEKEND IN GREAT BOWDEN

EAGERLY AWAITED MULBERRY HOMES DEVELOPMENT TO LAUNCH THIS WEEKEND IN GREAT BOWDEN

For house hunters searching for their dream home with characteristic appeal in a charismatic location, Mulberry Homes’ new community in Great Bowden is the perfect solution with the launch of its Heathcote Grange development this weekend (Saturday 23rd March).   Bringing a charming collection of 50 luxury homes to Leicester Lane, each Mulberry property offers a desirable blend of traditional exteriors and aspirational interiors, creating a wonderful place to call home.   The Show Home …

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Construction Project Consultants

Student accommodation scheme set to open in September

Student accommodation scheme set to open in September

Focus Consultants is undertaking multiple roles at a student accommodation scheme being built on the site of the former Dagfa School in Beeston, Nottingham.   The former independent school in Broadgate, which was based round the 18th Century house, closed in 2016 and is being developed by Cassidy Group Nottingham Ltd. The scheme started on site last Summer and is set to complete on schedule in August ready for the start of the 2019 academic …

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Construction Health

J Tomlinson operations manager selected to compete in World Transplant Games

J Tomlinson operations manager selected to compete in World Transplant Games

J Tomlinson operations manager Dave Fisher has been selected for the first time to represent Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the World Transplant Games. Dave, who received a kidney transplant in 2015 from his wife Kelly, has been picked to represent his country in the 50m and 100m freestyle swimming, volleyball, table tennis and ten pin bowling. He has previously taken part in three British Transplant Games – winning many medals – but this …

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Construction

NEW VILLAGE HALL FOR REPTON

NEW VILLAGE HALL FOR REPTON

A new £753,000 village hall in Repton is due for completion this Summer. The existing village hall on Askew Grove has been demolished and a new one is being built to create a modern facility offering a range of flexible and additional spaces. The project team includes Armsons, the cost consultants and project managers based in Darley Abbey, bi Design Architecture Ltd who are based just a short distance from the village hall in Repton, …

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Construction Consultants

New hire for Midlands engineering consultancy

New hire for Midlands engineering consultancy

  Consulting engineer Howard Ward Associates (HWA) has announced the appointment of Aniket Gohil in the role of structural engineer.   From its head office in Nottingham, HWA delivers construction engineering consultancy services across the country in a range of sectors, including education, healthcare, emergency services, commercial and residential.   In his new role, Aniket will work on a number of projects, undertaking structural design calculations in steel, concrete, timber and masonry and producing engineering …

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Construction Property

HOUSEBUILDER SEARCHING FOR NEW APPRENTICES IN LEICESTERSHIRE

HOUSEBUILDER SEARCHING FOR NEW APPRENTICES IN LEICESTERSHIRE

David Wilson Homes East Midlands is continuing its positive work to support local employment, by creating three new roles to develop talent across Leicestershire in the construction industry.   The leading housebuilder, which is based in Coalville, aims to recruit two new trade apprentices specialising in bricklaying to work across its developments in Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Warwickshire.   It will also look to recruit a Technical Apprentice who will have a role based …

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Construction Project Consultants

BSP Consulting part of award-winning team

BSP Consulting part of award-winning team

A scheme involving BSP Consulting took the Project of the Year Award at the EEM Building Communities Awards 2019. Newark and Sherwood Homes’ extra-care development, Gladstone House, received the accolade at the ceremony held at Athena in Leicester. The project was also runner-up in the Social Housing New Build category. BSP Consulting provided civil, structural and geotechnical engineering services for the £8m extra-care facility in Newark, which was completed last year. Find out more about …

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Construction

ProCon backed by 15 patrons for 2019

ProCon backed by 15 patrons for 2019

Fifteen businesses are supporting the work of ProCon Leicestershire in 2019 as Patrons of the property and construction network. It’s the biggest number of Patrons since ProCon’s 2012 introduction of the group of backers for its work connecting people and businesses in the construction and property industries. There are four new Patrons for 2018: the office designers Blueprint Interiors; the law firm Shakespeare Martineau; architects Stephen George + Partners; and the multi-disciplinary consultancy TMDP. Continuing …

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