LOUGHBOROUGH SCHOOLS FOUNDATION HITS A HOME RUN WITH NEW SPORTS COMPLEX

STUDENTS in Loughborough can now benefit from a new £2.1m state-of-the-art sports facility, recently completed by regional construction firm Stepnell. The contractor was appointed by Loughborough Schools Foundation, a charitable foundation made up of four independent schools situated at two neighbouring campuses

Furry Festive Visitors

Pioneering roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles is generously supporting work of Hillfield Animal Home, in Hillfield Lane, Stretton this festive season. Employing 100 people at two sites on Nicolson Way and Wetmore Lane in Burton, the roof tile manufacturer has donated

STEPNELL REPORTS DOUBLE DIGIT GROWTH IN TURNOVER FOR 2018/19

CONSTRUCTION specialist Stepnell has reported its 2018/19 results, which show a 12% increase in turnover from £146 million in 2017/18 to £164 million, showing a “solid and stable performance.” The firm has also seen a four per cent rise in gross profit.

Shortlist announced for fbe East Midlands Awards 2019

The organisers of the fbe East Midlands Awards 2019 have revealed the shortlist of finalists, which includes projects and individuals from Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Rutland. Taking place on 24th October at the Albert Hall in Nottingham, the Chairman’s Awards Dinner recognises

RIBA Recognises Trent Basin as Exemplar Housing Project

Nottingham waterside development, Trent Basin has been recognised as an exemplar housing project in the East Midlands by RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects). Trent Basin, a new neighbourhood by Blueprint, which forms part of the ground breaking regeneration of Nottingham’s Waterside,

CALEDONIAN WINS DfE COLLABORATION AWARD

Every year, DfE Capital works with over 50 different suppliers spanning the length and breadth of the country to deliver over £2.5bn of high profile and demanding programmes and projects to help to improve the condition of the school estate and ensure

WATERWAYS A VITAL ASSET IN UK URBAN CONSTRUCTION

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