Construction Property

FINISH LINE IN SITE FOR FUNDING SCHEME

FINISH LINE IN SITE FOR FUNDING SCHEME

Time is running out on the chance to apply for cash from a leading housebuilder and be in with a chance of scooping the £100,000 top prize. Persimmon Homes launched its Building Futures initiative in May to support community youth projects across three categories: sports, education & arts, and health. Over the last three months, Persimmon Homes North Midlands has selected winners and given away £1,000 to Weldon CE Primary School, Stoney Stanton Tennis Club …

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Construction

TSK Consulting Engineers move to a new Nottingham HQ

TSK Consulting Engineers move to a new Nottingham HQ

Tunstall Smith King Consulting Engineers (TSK) has revealed a new company HQ in the heart of Nottingham’s creative quarter at 29 Stoney Street. Formed in 2016 by directors Garry Tunstall, Peter Smith and Stephen King, TSK is a niche practice of 14 professionals providing solutions for all aspects of structural and civil engineering design with a hands-on approach to clients. The move to the new open-plan, ground floor space in the historic Lace Market area …

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Construction

Neighbourhood retail scheme for J Tomlinson

Neighbourhood retail scheme for J Tomlinson

Building services company J Tomlinson has begun construction of a new neighbourhood local centre for LSP Developments. The £1 million contract, won by tender, includes the design and construction of 6,500 sq. ft. of lettable new build, single-storey retail unit shells at Stewartby, Bedford. It also features associated external works, including the formation of new car parking and landscaping at the site, which is in the middle of a housing development and on land east …

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Construction

J Tomlinson breaks ground in preparation for brand new golf clubhouse

J Tomlinson breaks ground in preparation for brand new golf clubhouse

J Tomlinson has begun the second phase of works at Whittington Heath Golf Club, which will see the construction of a brand new members’ clubhouse. The construction, maintenance and refurbishment specialist has been on site since February, having been appointed as the main contractor to manage the club’s major redevelopment programme in response to HS2 railway plans. The new route is scheduled to run straight through the middle of the current course. To ensure the …

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Construction Project Consultants

Focus Consultants supporting business plan for art gallery and museum

Focus Consultants supporting business plan for art gallery and museum

Focus Consultants has been appointed to develop a new business plan for The Wilson Art Gallery & Museum in Cheltenham. The company joins leading heritage and conservation specialist Purcell and interpretation experts Image Makers to draw up a feasibility study for the art gallery and museum to unify its gallery buildings and maximise the use of the triple-fronted museum. Nottingham-based Focus Consultants is creating the business plan for the development project, which aims to provide …

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Construction

CALEDONIAN ON TRACK WITH £25M WEMBLEY STUDENT ACCOMMODATION PROJECT

CALEDONIAN ON TRACK WITH £25M WEMBLEY STUDENT ACCOMMODATION PROJECT

Caledonian, working with Bowmer & Kirkland, has been  awarded a £25m contract to manufacture  the accommodation modules as part of a £54m development for the University Campus of Football Business, First Way Campus in Wembley. The majority of the 678 bedrooms have now been manufactured by Caledonian at its 40 acre site in Newark, Nottinghamshire. They will be installed by the company utilising its sector leading modular building system. At 10 storeys, the project really …

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Business Construction

Merritts Complete Dubai machinery relocation project

Merritts Complete Dubai machinery relocation project

Heavy machinery moving and storage specialists Joseph Merritt Group Plc have successfully completed a relocation project involving four Engel injection moulding machines on behalf of Polypipe Civils, a leading manufacturer of plastic piping systems. The project duration was 6 weeks; the first 3 weeks involving machinery decommissioning, export packing and loading to transport in Dubai, followed by the delivery, installation and recommissioning works in the UK. The planning phase consisted of Merritts’ project managers performing …

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Construction Property

AS ONE DOOR CLOSES, ANOTHER OPENS FOR MULBERRY HOMES IN GREAT BOWDEN

AS ONE DOOR CLOSES, ANOTHER OPENS FOR MULBERRY HOMES IN GREAT BOWDEN

With an era of providing new properties at Hursley Park coming to a close, Mulberry Homes is looking ahead to a new beginning at its Heathcote Grange development in Great Bowden.   Just three homes remain at Hursley Park on Welham Lane, but with a selection of properties recently released at Heathcote Grange on Leicester Lane, house hunters in the area still have the opportunity to secure their dream home.   With sweeping countryside views …

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Construction Consultants

Civil and structural engineer BSP Consulting makes senior appointments

Civil and structural engineer BSP Consulting makes senior appointments

Two professionals who have spent all or the majority of their careers at East Midlands civil and structural engineering firm BSP Consulting have been promoted to senior roles at the company. Joanna Posnett and James Payne have both been appointed as associates at the Nottingham-based company, which also has branches in Derby, Leicester and Sheffield. BSP Consulting director Mark Rayers said: “Jo and James have both been with us for many years, and we are …

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Construction

Double success as J Tomlinson takes RHI Installer of the Year in the West Midlands

Double success as J Tomlinson takes RHI Installer of the Year in the West Midlands

It’s official….  J Tomlinson is the top Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Installer of the Year across the whole of the Midlands. Last month, the firm was named as RHI Installer of the Year at the East Midlands Energy Efficiency Awards 2019. Now the firm has also won the accolade of RHI Installer of the Year at the West Midlands Energy Efficiency Awards 2019. The awards, which took place at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Coventry …

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