Day: October 7, 2016

Technology

Solar assisted products have MCS approval reinstated

Solar assisted products have MCS approval reinstated Published:  15 March, 2016 The MCS administrator has today reinstated two solar assisted heat pumps (SAHP) manufactured by …

Tidal Lagoon Power seeks to maintain momentum with £22m factory tender
Technology

Tidal Lagoon Power seeks to maintain momentum with £22m factory tender

The company behind the proposed Swansea Bay tidal lagoon power project is planning to build a new factory for making turbines. It envisages the new …

Scape names Perfect Circle for £350m super-consultancy
Technology

Scape names Perfect Circle for £350m super-consultancy

Public sector procurement group Scape has appointed Perfect Circle, a consortium comprising Pick Everard, Gleeds and Aecom, to lead its new national built environment consultancy …

British Land unveils plan for £300m Meadowhall expansion
Technology

British Land unveils plan for £300m Meadowhall expansion

British Land has unveiled details of a proposed £300m expansion of the Meadowhall shopping centre in Sheffield. The company, which is joint owner of Meadowhall, …

Bolton Night Club Owner Sentenced for Asbestos Failings
Facilities Management

Bolton Night Club Owner Sentenced for Asbestos Failings

A Bolton night club owner has been sentenced after he admitted failing to carry out a survey for asbestos prior to starting on the refurbishment …

HSE Shocked at Tesco’s Lack of Safety Precautions
Facilities Management

HSE Shocked at Tesco’s Lack of Safety Precautions

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has revealed that it is shocked at the lack of precautions taken by retail giant Tesco before sending maintenance …

Developers

McGoff Group Targets Major Private Rented Sector Expansion

Contractor and developer McGoff Group is targeting a major expansion into the private rented sector. Executive Director Dave McGoff said that the firm wanted to …

Developers

Wandsworth Park Development Granted Planning Permission

Wandsworth Council has granted planning permission for a vibrant new, high quality office building overlooking the Grade II listed Wandsworth Park with views of the …

Business, Law & Money

Scottish Government Does Not Intend to Relax Environmental Standards

The Scottish Environment Secretary says that the Scottish government has “no intention” of relaxing European environmental standards following the Brexit vote. Speaking at WWT’s Water …

Developers

Steer Davies Gleave Appointed for Bankside Boardwalk Development

South East London practice Steer Davies Gleave has been appointed by Better Bankside to develop design proposals for the Bankside Boardwalk project, which is partly …