Industry News

  • The Urban Land Institute launches paper on how technology is changing cities and development

    By Sarah on June 21, 2019
    The Urban Land Institute, leaders of creating sustainable communities, has launched an Urban Technology Framework to help cities advance into the next generation. The organisation has identified 12 current trends that will shape metropolitan hubs. This in turn, will help developers and architects who are responsible for delivering future cities. Key tech trends include 3D printing transforming the way we […]
  • Clean Air Day: BGES urges employers to tackle poor indoor air quality

    By Sarah on June 20, 2019
    People are spending more of their working lives indoors than ever before. To mark Clean Air Day on 20th June 2019, Gareth Barber, managing director of BG Energy Solutions explains why a consistent supply of healthy air to our indoor workspaces could hardly be more critical. Spend an hour walking through most major European cities and you won’t find it […]
  • Don’t delay, book your AGM place today

    By Sarah on June 18, 2019
    Members of the Chartered Institute of Plumbing & Heating Engineering (CIPHE) are being urged to book their place without delay for the 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM). Taking place on Friday 21st June, at United Insurance Brokers Ltd, 69 Mansell Street, London E1 8AN, the 2019 AGM is the most important date in the CIPHE’s calendar. Kevin Wellman, CEO said, […]
  • BGF invests in high-growth Extentia Group

    By Sarah on June 18, 2019
    Extentia Group, the property services business formed through the acquisitions of Styles & Wood Group PLC and Southerns Ltd, is pleased to announce that BGF, a leading investor in high-growth UK businesses, has invested £10m of equity to facilitate Extentia’s exciting growth plans.  BGF previously invested in Styles & Wood PLC in 2015 to support the management team’s successful growth […]
  • UK to end contribution to climate change by 2050

    By Sarah on June 13, 2019
    Following a statement by PM Theresa May and legislation laid by the government yesterday UK is now on the path to become the first major economy to set net zero emissions target in law. The Prime Minister announced yesterday that the UK will eradicate its net contribution to climate change by 2050. The statutory instrument to implement this was laid […]
  • Rockwool sponsors Tall Building Conference

    By Sarah on June 12, 2019
    Rockwool has been announced as headline sponsor of this year’s International Tall Building Fire Safety Conference, taking place on 18–20 June 2019 at Excel, London alongside the FIREX International Exhibition. This will be the sixth Tall Building Fire Safety Conference and the aim of the event is to consider how procedures and equipment used for tall building fire safety and […]
  • APEM appoints new Chairman to spearhead expansion of services

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Environmental consultancy, APEM has appointed a new Chairman as it prepares for growth following a management buyout in March. Established in 1990, APEM provides environmental consultancy, laboratory services, field surveys and remote sensing capabilities to a range of sectors including water, power, engineering, construction and transport. It is widely acknowledged as Europe’s leading independent consultancy specialising in the aquatic environment […]
  • Leading electrotechnical businesses win top industry awards

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Twenty electrotechnical and engineering services organisations and individuals recognised at 2019 ECA Industry Awards. The 2019 ECA Industry Awards showcased some of the key achievements by leading talent in the sector during an impressive ceremony held in London on Friday 7 June. In all, 19 top-performing businesses from across the industry scooped honours at the awards, which were supported by […]
  • Greener energy, safer roads and improved flood protection for the UK

    By Sarah on June 11, 2019
    Protecting and improving the nation’s vital infrastructure – such as energy, transport and digital communications – is about to become easier, as the first successful results of a world-leading computing project are showcased. DAFNI – the Data and Analytics Facility for National Infrastructure – was created in 2017 to provide world-leading research capabilities to help improve the nation’s infrastructure systems, […]
  • Secure your place at the greatest party of the year – powerBall 2019

    By Sarah on June 7, 2019
    Would you like to make history at the party of the century? If so, book your place for the centenary powerBall celebrations today and get ready to party like Jay Gatsby this November. Hurry, tickets are selling fast. This year powerBall is celebrating its 100th Anniversary and promises to deliver entertainment like never before. On the night of this spectacular […]