Floating plant may offer a unique solution for contractors struggling to transport material to waterside construction sites in crowded city centres and urban spaces, according to a Warwickshire-based UK waterway maintenance company. Space in Birmingham and many other UK cities is increasingly

Jade Joins Operations at Russells

A new member of the team at Burton-based Russell Roof Tiles is the latest to benefit from the company’s commitment to nurturing talent. Jade Hugill, 26, from Swadlincote, has joined Russell Roof Tiles as a Business Support Administrator at its Wetmore Lane

RHCV Marks Successful Opening of New £3.5m Site

East Midlands Renault Trucks dealer, RH Commercial Vehicle’s (RHCV) marked the official opening of its new £3.5m site in Nottingham last week, with a special event. More than 90 people celebrated the opening at in Bulwell, Nottingham, including staff, representatives from Renault

J Tomlinson appointed to build new £6m school

Contractor J Tomlinson has been selected to build a new £6 million school and nursery in Worcestershire. The Nottingham-based company has been appointed by Place Partnership on behalf of Worcestershire County Council to build a new school that will be part of

J Tomlinson hands over luxury care home in Somerset

Construction, refurbishment and maintenance specialist J Tomlinson has handed over the latest in its portfolio of luxury, new-build care homes. Poets Mews Care Home, located in Clevedon, Somerset, was constructed over a 20-month programme under a design and build contract. The 80-bed

J Tomlinson appointed on £2.6m M&E project

J Tomlinson has been appointed by VINCI Construction UK to undertake £2.6m of mechanical and electrical engineering (M&E) work on a new motorway services area development. Work has recently got under way on the scheme for MOTO at junction one of the

Sponsorship packages available at fbe East Midlands Awards

Sponsorship packages are available for this year’s fbe East Midlands Awards – giving sponsors the chance to raise their profile within the construction, property and development sectors. The annual awards ceremony takes place in Nottingham on 24th October 2019. Recognising and rewarding

Works begin on new enhanced adult day care service in Newark

Construction has commenced on Nottinghamshire County Council’s state-of-the-art day service in Newark, led by regional contractor G F Tomlinson. The new building will provide multi use activity spaces for music, exercise and dance, arts and crafts, beauty therapy and physio sessions for

Nominations open for fbe East Midlands Awards 2019

Nominations are now open for one of the East Midlands’ most popular construction sector awards ceremonies. The fbe East Midlands is staging its eighth annual Chairman’s Awards evening in October – and nominations for the awards are now being invited. Recognising and

Russells has a ball at golf fundraiser

Scoring big for charity, Burton-based roof tile manufacturer, Russell Roof Tiles has raised £5,000 for local causes at its annual golf tournament. Held for the first time at Horsley Lodge Golf Club in Horsley, Derbyshire, on Thursday 27th June, the golf day

East Midlands PR agency welcomes new account manager

An East Midlands PR agency continues to expand its team with the appointment of a new PR account manager, Lucy Budge. Lucy is the latest recruit to the Jennie Holland PR team – which has offices in Nottingham and Lincoln – and

J Tomlinson starts work on latest school development

Contractor J Tomlinson has begun work on a scheme to build a new classroom block at Marriott Primary School in Leicester. The company was awarded a design and build contract by Leicester City Council to develop the new two-storey, four-classroom modular building