Day: February 4, 2022

New Manchester student residence reaches topping out stage
Student Accomodation

New Manchester student residence reaches topping out stage

Much needed new accommodation for Manchester’s growing student community developed by Alumno has reached the landmark topping out stage on schedule with the structure of …

Knight Property Group appoints Muir Construction as the main contractor at the first two phases of Belgrave Logistics Park
Warehouse, Industrial & Logistics

Knight Property Group appoints Muir Construction as the main contractor at the first two phases of Belgrave Logistics Park

Construction begins on new £50 million speculative development in Bellshill Knight Property Group has appointed Fife-based Muir Construction as the main contractor on the first …

BEIS SELECT COMMITTEE REPORT ON HEAT DECARBONISATION:  GSHPA RESPONSE
Heat Pumps

BEIS SELECT COMMITTEE REPORT ON HEAT DECARBONISATION: GSHPA RESPONSE

The Ground Source Heat Pump Association, which represents heat pump system designers, contractors and installers across the UK, welcomes the BEIS Select Committee’s report on …

Admixture manufacturer builds new future on strong foundations
Concrete

Admixture manufacturer builds new future on strong foundations

Concrete admixture manufacturer Oscrete UK has heralded a new chapter following its investment in a standalone company within the Christeyns group this month. Oscrete, one …

West Fraser’s Inverness plant takes centre stage in Portillo BBC series
Building Products

West Fraser’s Inverness plant takes centre stage in Portillo BBC series

The West Fraser (formerly known as Norbord) Inverness plant was in the spotlight this week when it featured in Michael Portillo’s Great Coastal Railway Journey …

Improving forklift safety with RFID technology
Occupational H&S

Improving forklift safety with RFID technology

Every year in the UK, around 1,300 employees are hospitalised due to serious injuries following a forklift incident.¹ In fact, accident figures based on RIDDOR …

Collett Acquire Plant Speed Wind Energy Fleet
Plant & Machinery

Collett Acquire Plant Speed Wind Energy Fleet

Collett increase wind energy carrying capacity with the acquisition of Plant Speed’s wind turbine fleet. Halifax based Collett & Sons Ltd and Bristol’s Plant Speed …

PRICE CAP REACTION FROM ENERGY EXPERT
Energy

PRICE CAP REACTION FROM ENERGY EXPERT

Mike Foster, CEO of the Energy and Utilities Alliance, says: “Now we know the impact of the global energy crisis upon the average consumer, a …

Tackling the biggest issues head on: Futurebuild announces solutions-focussed keynote programme
Trade Shows

Tackling the biggest issues head on: Futurebuild announces solutions-focussed keynote programme

Sustainable built environment event Futurebuild has launched the keynote stage programmes for its 2022 event. From March 1 to 3 2022, the seminar programme, which …