J Tomlinson secures largest gas contract to date with Bromford

J Tomlinson has been awarded a £10.5m heating maintenance contract spanning northern central England – the company’s largest gas contract to date. The appointment follows a comprehensive tender process in which the maintenance, construction and refurbishment services partner scored the highest in

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

Encore Shortlisted in Prestigious Industry Awards

East Midlands recruitment agency, Encore Personnel has been shortlisted twice in the IRP (Institute of Recruitment Professionals) Awards, attaining industry recognition for its professional excellence and outstanding achievements. The annual event, which will take place on the 27th November at Royal Lancaster

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

New Waterfront Homes Released at Trent Basin Open Day

Blueprint is releasing a new wave of stunning riverside homes and townhouses at its popular Trent Basin development at Nottingham Waterside this month. Seven new eagerly anticipated three and four-bedroom homes will be released for sale at a special open event on

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


East Midlands Renault Truck dealer, RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV), recently welcomed VIP guests – Carlos Rodrigues, Managing Director of Renault Trucks UK and Ireland and Bruno Blin, President of Renault Trucks – for a tour of its new £3.5m site in Nottingham.


Nottingham based fire and security specialists Tecserv UK has been appointed by DIY giant B&Q. The company has successfully completed a trial period and will now maintain and repair fire alarm systems and fire extinguishers within 175 B&Q stores located across the

Recruitment firm expands with five new appointments

Over the last six months, Place Recruitment has grown by 140% leading to geographic expansion and the appointment of five new recruitment consultants. Originally founded to meet the demand for secretarial recruitment within the finance and investment sectors in London, Place Recruitment

200 Degrees opens its new coffee shop in Birmingham city

Speciality coffee roaster 200 Degrees has opened a second coffee shop in central Birmingham, offering handcrafted coffee and delicious food to the bustling area surrounding Birmingham New Street station.   The opening of the new 65-seater coffee shop situated on Lower Temple

Nottingham Trent gives new HR and Payroll system top marks

Nottingham Trent University has successfully undertaken a digital transformation of its payroll and HR function in collaboration with industry experts MHR. The university, which was named University of the Year 2019 in the Guardian University Awards, has gone live with MHR’s market leading cloud-based

Roofing Legacy Continues

A lady with concrete roof tile manufacturing in her blood is relishing a new roof! The daughter of the founder of what eventually became the hugely successful roof tile manufacturer Russell Roof Tiles is enjoying a new dream roof – thanks to

Senior Mechanical Engineer Joins Built Environment Consulting

Leading East Midlands mechanical and electrical engineering consultancy Built Environment Consulting (BEC) has expanded its team with the appointment of Matthew Abbott as a senior mechanical design consultant. BEC, whose head office is in Nottingham, delivers projects across a wide range of

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