Construction Development

DERBY RESIDENTS TURN OUT IN FORCE AT PUBLIC CONSULTATION FOR BECKETWELL DEVELPOMENT PLANS

DERBY RESIDENTS TURN OUT IN FORCE AT PUBLIC CONSULTATION FOR BECKETWELL DEVELPOMENT PLANS

  Hundreds of Derby residents and members of the business community attended a public consultation event in Derby’s intu Centre to give their views on plans to regenerate the Becketwell area of the city.   Visitors were able to examine the development plans in detail, meet members of the project team and ask questions before being invited to give their views in a questionnaire. Public feedback was overwhelmingly positive, with 95% of respondents throwing their …

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Business Development

WACKER NEUSON CHOOSES STIRLIN FOR CENTRAL DEALERSHIP

WACKER NEUSON CHOOSES STIRLIN FOR CENTRAL DEALERSHIP

Global provider of construction machines, equipment and services, Wacker Neuson, has appointed Lincolnshire-based Stirlin Plant as its sales dealer for the central region.   Being part of Wacker Neuson’s national dealership network, Stirlin Plant will provide sales and services for the full range of machines and equipment across Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, parts of Peterborough and all Sheffield postcodes, from its HQ at Sadler Road in Lincoln.   Stirlin Plant will bring new jobs to the company …

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Development Property

PUBLIC CONSULTATION EVENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF BECKETWELL TO BE HELD IN DERBY’S INTU CENTRE

PUBLIC CONSULTATION EVENT FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF BECKETWELL  TO BE HELD IN DERBY’S INTU CENTRE

Members of the public, local residents and businesses will have the opportunity to view proposals for the development of the Becketwell area of the city at a public consultation event, which is taking place in Derby’s intu centre.   The event is being staged by property developers St James Securities on the ground floor of the intu Centre, (area in front of the main entrance to Boots on Devonshire Walk) from 10.00am – 7.00pm on …

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council Development

DERBY CITY COUNCIL UNVEILS NEW £11.2 MILLION PLANS TO REJUVINATE DERBY’S MARKET HALL ‘EVERYTHING DERBY’

DERBY CITY COUNCIL UNVEILS NEW £11.2 MILLION PLANS TO REJUVINATE DERBY’S MARKET HALL ‘EVERYTHING DERBY’

Work is well underway on an £11.2 million regeneration programme which will transform Derby’s Grade II Listed Victorian Market Hall into a contemporary, vibrant and retail destination by Summer 2023.    A vision has been developed called ‘Everything Derby’, which will see the creation of a fully inclusive venue that people visiting the city will recognise as the very best market in the country.   The Grade II listed building, which has been trading since …

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Architecture Development

PLANS APPROVED FOR TRANSFORMATION OF FORMER FENWICK BUILDING

PLANS APPROVED FOR TRANSFORMATION OF FORMER FENWICK BUILDING

Plans to restore and convert the former Fenwick building in Leicester city centre were approved last week (22nd February 2019) and will see the landmark building brought back to life with a mixed-use development. Project partners, developer, Aimrok Holdings Ltd and architects, rg+p applied to transform the former Fenwick building into 111 luxury, short stay serviced apartments together with a rooftop bar, which will become a focal point for the development. On the basement and …

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Construction Development

Sustainability team at Focus Consultants continuing work at Nottingham Trent University’s Brackenhurst Campus

Sustainability team at Focus Consultants continuing work at Nottingham Trent University’s Brackenhurst Campus

Focus Consultants has been appointed to support Nottingham Trent University on some of its latest developments at the university’s rural Brackenhurst Campus. As well as building a new flagship reception and environment centre, which will act as the new ‘heart of the campus’, construction has also started on new accommodation blocks, augmenting the campus’s on-site residential capacity. Focus has been appointed as the BREEAM Assessor and the BREEAM Accredited Professional, providing the design and construction …

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Construction Development

J Tomlinson appointed to deliver major golf club redevelopment

J Tomlinson appointed to deliver major golf club redevelopment

J Tomlinson has been appointed to deliver a redevelopment of a historic golf club based in the West Midlands. Whittington Heath Golf Club, which is due to be affected by the new HS2 railway line, will undergo a major redevelopment comprising construction of a new Clubhouse, greenkeeper’s compound, halfway house, five new holes, a practice range, a new car park, ancillary features, a new access road, and the reworking of five existing holes. Refurbishment, maintenance …

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Consultants Development Investment

Museum redevelopment appointment for Focus Consultants

Museum redevelopment appointment for Focus Consultants

Focus Consultants has been appointed to project manage the transformation of a Cambridgeshire museum after supporting the museum’s successful bid for a National Lottery grant. Focus provided Ely Museum with project management and business planning support during the development phase, which led to the recent news that the museum had been awarded a £1.66 million National Lottery grant. Now the Nottingham-based company has been retained to provide project management services for the delivery stage of …

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Development Investment

Mansfield Development Forum – 1st February 2019 – book now

Mansfield Development Forum – 1st February 2019 – book now

After the success of the Developer Forum Launch Event back in October, we are excited to hold our next Developer Forum. The theme of the Developer Forum is VIABILITY. We understand that the viability of schemes is one of the main reasons why sites stall, or that sites do not come forward. The Developer Forum provides developers, industry specialists and those with an interest in planning to receive a brief in-house update from officers in …

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Development

Heathcotes Group becomes a Chesterfield Champion

Heathcotes Group becomes a Chesterfield Champion

Chesterfield-based care provider, Heathcotes Group, is backing a campaign to support the development of the local economy after joining the Chesterfield Champions network. Comprising a variety of businesses and organisations, Chesterfield Champions have a shared commitment to advocate the town as a desirable place to live, do business, invest and visit. The scheme is part of a wider project, Destination Chesterfield, which is helping to improve the economic prosperity of Chesterfield by promoting it as …

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