Construction Consultants Project Consultants

Harry Potter Engineer joins the Finch community

Harry Potter Engineer joins the Finch community

Finch Consulting has recently expanded its team of expert engineers following the appointment of Matt Longley, as a Senior Consultant Longley, joins the engineering consultancy firm having previously held senior roles at a number of different companies, including Monsanto Chemicals, Balfour Beatty, equipment rental specialist’s VP Plc and Colas Rail Ltd, where he managed contracts for Network Rail up to the value £250m. Working for VP Plc’s trackway division, Matt was also responsible for working …

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Consultants Investment Manufacture

Pasta Manufacturer tells growth story since Rank Hovis McDougall buy-out

Pasta Manufacturer tells growth story since Rank Hovis McDougall buy-out

Simon Webber and Gordon Chetwood were the guest speakers at the latest Saffery Champness Food & Agri forum dinner. During their highly entertaining ‘double act’ they explained their impressive story of growth since Simon led a management buy-out from Rank Hovis McDougall in 2003. The event was held at the George Hotel in Stamford and was attended by over 20 Senior Directors from UK based food produce growers and food manufacturers who were keen to …

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Construction Consultants

Focus Consultants researching how to maximise the benefits of the growing rail sector

Focus Consultants researching how to maximise the benefits of the growing rail sector

Focus Consultants and Maber Architects have been appointed by Chesterfield Borough Council to explore the feasibility of establishing a Rail Innovation Centre at Barrow Hill, Chesterfield. The proposals for the Centre will enhance an already thriving centre of railway maintenance and engineering at Barrow Hill Engine Shed. In November 2018, Spanish Train Builder, Talgo announced that it planned to develop an Innovation Centre at Chesterfield as a focus from which the company’s ‘All Britain’ strategy …

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Charity Consultants

Focus Consultants raises much-needed cash for valued community asset in Nottingham

Focus Consultants raises much-needed cash for valued community asset in Nottingham

Focus Consultants has staged a string of fund-raising activities to support Stonebridge City Farm in Nottingham, after the community charity launched an urgent appeal in January to raise £30,000 to keep the farm going through the winter months. Staff at Nottingham-based Focus came up with some fun Easter activities to raise much-needed cash, which was topped up by the partners at the firm. Now the company, which also has branches in Newark, Leicester, London and …

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Consultants

Nottingham recruitment firm sold for undisclosed seven figure sum

Nottingham recruitment firm sold for undisclosed seven figure sum

Elizabeth Michael Associates, one of Nottingham’s leading independent recruitment consultancies, has been sold to Approach Personnel for an undisclosed seven figure sum, with help from Fraser Brown Solicitors. The consultancy, founded in 1991, is hugely respected in Nottinghamshire for its renowned success in both temporary and permanent placements across a plethora of disciplines varying from administration, accountancy, customer services and contact centres, logistics, procurement, sales, business development and HR. According to its founder John Hyde, …

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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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Architecture Consultants

MULTI-DISCIPLINARY DESIGN PRACTICE, RG+P IS COMPANY OF THE YEAR

MULTI-DISCIPLINARY DESIGN PRACTICE, RG+P IS COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Multi-disciplinary design practice, rg+p, which has offices in Leicester and London, has been named the 2019 Leicester Mercury Business Awards Company of the Year. Announced in front of more than 650 of the city’s professionals at a ceremony last week (11th April), rg+p’s team was presented with the award by sponsor and judge, Janine Edwards of Janine Edwards Wealth Management. Measuring financial information and sales growth, new opportunities, quality improvements, international activity, corporate social responsibility …

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Construction Consultants

BSP Consulting wins Professional Services Award

BSP Consulting wins Professional Services Award

Civil and structural engineering firm BSP Consulting has triumphed at the East Midlands Business Masters Awards, winning top slot in the Professional Services Award category. The Nottingham-based company, which also has offices in Derby, Leicester and Sheffield, was presented with the award at a ceremony in front of 270 guests from across the East Midlands at the Crowne Plaza in Nottingham. BSP Consulting business development director Jef Todd said: “BSP Consulting prides itself on the …

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Architecture Consultants Design

P&DG is seeking to appoint Town Planners and Senior Planners

P&DG is seeking to appoint Town Planners and Senior Planners

Are you looking for an exciting, and challenging opportunity, within a supportive, and dynamic, team environment? Would you like to broaden your experience; and accelerate your skills? P&DG is seeking to appoint Town Planners and Senior Planners into our busy and expanding East Midlands Office of Planners, Urban Designers and Heritage Consultants. Working for both the public and private sector, our wide and varied client base includes; prestigious country estates, house builders, strategic promoters, pension …

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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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