Day: January 6, 2017

Technology

German utilities told to pay €23bn to nuclear clean-up

©Bloomberg RWE’s nuclear power plant at Emsland in Germany Shares in Germany’s big utility companies surged on Wednesday after a government commission said they should …

Corrupt contractors prosecuted for royal palace conspiracy
Technology

Corrupt contractors prosecuted for royal palace conspiracy

Six people have been sentenced for their involvement in a conspiracy centred on corrupt payments for mechanical and electrical contracts in London’s royal palaces. Above: …

Technology

Fee-free FTB rates cut at YBS

2.59% two-year fixed rate at 90% LTV with no product fee Yorkshire Building Society has announced today that it has cut rates on its fee-free …

Developers

Sir Andy Murray Designs Plans to Expand Hotel

Proposals have been unveiled to expand Sir Andy Murray ’s Cromlix House hotel in Perthshire. The plans include 30 new rooms, a spa, treatment rooms, …

Developers

UK Green Building Council Aims to Foster Collab Through Innovation Lab

The UK Green Building Council (UK-GBC) has introduced a “radical new approach” to inspiring innovation in the built environment, after launching its first Innovation Lab …

Facilities Management

Colliers International has acquired Vision Asset Management, one of Europe’s leading hospitality asset management companies.

Colliers International has acquired Vision Asset Management, one of Europe’s leading hospitality asset management companies. The business will be rebranded as Colliers International and integrated …

Facilities Management

JULIUS RUTHERFOORD SWEEPS UP FM DEAL WITH THE DESIGN MUSEUM

The Design Museum has chosen Julius Rutherfoord as its specialist cleaning and soft FM services contractor for its new home in West London. The contract …

Developers

This Whimsical home in Edinburgh is the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) House of the Year

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is pleased to announce on Thursday 15 December 2016 that Murphy House in Edinburgh by Richard Murphy Architects …

Portakabin Group Joins Southern Modular Building Framework
Facilities Management

Portakabin Group Joins Southern Modular Building Framework

Off-site construction specialist, the Portakabin Group, has been appointed to the Southern Modular Building Framework – a new framework which has been launched to facilitate …

Products

Hiab gains a plant machine order for loader cranes from UK-based Wincanton Plc

Hiab, part of Cargotec, has received an order for several HIAB L-HiPro 145 cranes from Wincanton Plc, a leading third-party logistics and supply chain solutions …