PRODUCTION MACHINES INSTALLED AT NEW £9m FACTORY IN DERBY

Aluminium extrusion machinery has been installed ready for commissioning at Garnalex’s new production facility at Nether Heage in Derbyshire. The new £9m facility will begin manufacturing later in 2019, supplying trade extrusions. Garnalex is then looking to launch an aluminium window system

Former Trainee Returns to Derby Firm in Senior Role

Leading Derby-based project managers and construction cost consultants Armsons have welcomed back a former trainee into a senior role. Josh Toon joined the firm in 2011 as a trainee quantity surveyor, during which time he also studied for a five-year part-time degree

Finch Consulting Announce Further Senior Hires

Expansion plans are continuing at Finch Consulting as it announces the appointment of two senior hires. Martin White and Julia Thomas are part of Finch’s continued growth strategy to strengthen and broaden its capabilities in key areas alongside recent significant investment in

Derby architect makes senior promotion

Derby’s oldest architectural practice, Morrison Design Limited has promoted Anthony Page to Associate Director. Anthony joined the firm in February 2004 and has 15 years’ experience working in the commercial, science and technology, blue light, public and predominantly hotel sectors. He has

IAN GUYLER APPOINTED AS NON-EXEC BY BLUEPRINT INTERIORS

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

Armsons teams up with Repton School for new sports facilities

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

70 YEAR OLD ARCHITECTURAL PRACTICE COMPLETES MBO

Morrison Design Limited, Derby’s oldest and largest chartered architectural practice has been acquired by its management team.   The deal has remained confidential until recently to ensure all clients were personally informed. The new owners and Directors will be Peter Newman-Earp, David

NEW APPOINTMENT TO HEAD UP ENHANCED TRANSPORT TEAM

Leading national consultancy Pegasus Group has hired Craig Rawlinson as a senior transport planning director to head up its growing transport team. Craig is a Chartered Engineer who graduated from Heriot-Watt University in 1996 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He started

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,

Fire station upgrade role for Focus Consultants

Focus Consultants has been instrumental in a scheme to extend and refurbish one of the busiest on-call fire stations in Cambridgeshire. The company was the designer and building surveyor, as well as contract administrator and CDM advisor, on the project for Cambridgeshire