Day: August 17, 2015

Facilities Management

BIFM Awards 2015 finalists revealed

The British Institute of Facilities Management has announced the finalists in this year’s BIFM Awards.

Facilities Management

Robinson to secure Falkirk’s retail centre

Robinson Services has been awarded the security contract at Howgate Shopping Centre in the visitor town of Falkirk in Scotland almost midway between Edinburgh and …

Facilities Management

Vivark seals Knowsley Councils maintenance deals

Vivark has secured contracts with two Knowsley Parish Councils to manage maintenance activity at Halewood’s Eaton Street Park and Prescot’s King George V Playing Fields.

Facilities Management

Costain acquires Rhead Group for £36m

Costain has announced the acquisition of Rhead Group, a professional services consultancy for a total cash consideration of £36 million.

Facilities Management

Carillion appoints new operations director

Support service provider Carillion has appointed Adrian Connor to the newly created role of operations director of infrastructure services.

Developers

£45,000 boost for Generation Rent

Struggling campaign group Generation Rent has been awarded a ‘huge boost’ of £45,000 grant as it tries to raise enough cash over the next fortnight …

Business, Law & Money

Spanish JV completes HS2 bidders shortlist

Austrian construction giant Strabag will meanwhile join the existing partnership between Skanska and Costain, according to sources close to the project. Acciona has become the …

Developers

Associations race to renegotiate lending terms

Housing associations face a race against time to renegotiate terms in existing lending agreements before new accountancy rules come into force next year.

Developers

House builder posts 9% profit increase

Bovis Homes has reported a 9% increase in pre-tax profit off the back of a jump in sales prices.

Courtyard house by Levenbetts embraces its wooded landscape in Princeton
Developers

Courtyard house by Levenbetts embraces its wooded landscape in Princeton

This house in Princeton, New Jersey by New York studio Levenbetts is organised around a courtyard, offering views of a private garden as well as out to the …