Day: November 7, 2016

Redrow reaps benefits of move to suburbs
Technology

Redrow reaps benefits of move to suburbs

©Bloomberg A shift in focus from central London to the commuter belt has delivered record first-half results and a steep dividend increase for FTSE 250 …

Technology

More US housing markets were less affordable in first quarter of 2016

More housing markets in the United States were less affordable than their historically normal levels in the first quarter of 2016 than a year ago, …

Technology

ISG Secures £20 Million Edinburgh Hotel Schemes

ISG has secured two contracts in Edinburgh, with a combined value of £20 million, which will further enhance the city’s reputation for hospitality excellence. ISG …

Aarsleff acquires A&J Geotechnical
Technology

Aarsleff acquires A&J Geotechnical

Piling contractor Aarsleff Ground Engineering has taken over A&J Geotechnical Services. Above: A&J Geotechnical in action Doncaster-based A&J Geotechnical specialises in ground anchors, soil nails, …

Technology

New home sales in Australia fall for second month in a row

Total new home sales in Australia fell for a second consecutive month in May 2016 but experts say it is cyclical downturn and nothing to …

Technology

Sports Direct’s choice — reform or a red card

The social licence that a business leader needs to operate is no less real for lacking a physical form. It seems Mike Ashley, maverick founder …

Developers

Birmingham City Council Signs £5m Deal with HK and Macau Investors

Investors from Hong Kong and Macau have signed a £55 million residential development deal, Birmingham city council has confirmed. At least 214 apartments are set …

Facilities Management

Olympic Legacy Park Backed by New Sheffield Chamber President

Sheffield’s new Chamber President has backed the ‘truly inspirational’ Olympic Legacy Park (OLP). During one of his first visits to the OLP, the recently appointed …

Facilities Management

ForWorks Secures Three New Housing Provider Contracts

North West construction firm ForWorks has secured three new housing contracts with housing providers. North Symphony Housing Group owns and manages 41,000 homes in the …

Technology

Dyson Institute of Technology is to offer engineering degrees

From next September, the Dyson Institute of Technology is to offer engineering degrees. James Dyson will open an Institute of Technology that will offer free …