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A futuristic approach to safety work wear

In its quest for zero harm, Amey is trialling an innovative robotic exosuit with operatives working on the Forth Bridges in Scotland, which aims to reduce the risks posed by manual handling tasks. In partnership with Amey, Transport Scotland has purchased the suit to...

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Revealed: Brits’ most desired smart garden technology

‘Plant sensor’ (71%) is the smart garden technology which appeals the most to Brits Thereafter, ‘smart sprinklers’ (66%) rank as the next most desired smart garden device Contrastingly, Brits are the least enthusiastic about a ‘weather-resistant Bluetooth speaker...

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Robertson wins big at leading industry awards

Two of Robertson’s most significant projects have received coveted accolades at the prestigious Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Awards. Premium spirits giant Edrington’s £140m Macallan Distillery and visitor experience in Speyside picked up the ‘Design...

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ARGENT RELATED LAUNCHES FIRST DEVELOPMENT

The centre of Tottenham Hale will be transformed by developer Argent Related – a partnership of Argent (King’s Cross) and Related (Hudson Yards) The £500 million masterplan will deliver 1,030 new homes and retail and commercial space over the next six years 1 Ashley...

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Robertson grows property business with new executive director

Robertson, one of the UK’s leading infrastructure companies, has appointed Nick Harris as executive director of its property business.   Nick brings 25 years of industry experience to Robertson’s property arm, providing strategic insight at what is a crucial time...

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Launch of Liberty 196 logistics unit Brackmills Northampton

A major new logistics unit in Northampton has been launched to agents, paving the way for new jobs to be created in the town.   Liberty 196, which was developed on the former Howard Smith Paper site on the Brackmills Industrial Estate, one of the most prominent...

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How to reach your audience with effective PR

Seeing inferior competitors get a bigger share of your audience’s attention than you feel they deserve is very frustrating. And when you’re busy, redressing this balance can seem like a daunting task. But you have to be in it to win it. Here Susannah Morgan, Director...

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Thomas Sinden wins fourth contract from Freshwater Group

Leading contractor Thomas Sinden has been awarded its fourth contract from The Freshwater Group of Companies for 7-11 St Johns Hill, Clapham, Battersea. The £3.7 million Permitted Development Scheme involves the alteration and refurbishment of existing offices on the...

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Moretrench stabilises silo foundations

Faced with sinki Founded 85 years ago, Great Western Malting is the oldest malting company in the western United States, providing quality malts to brewers, distillers and food processors across the Americas and Asia. The main plant is located in the Port of Vancouver...

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Mental health football tournament raises £42,000

First ever UK Mental Health World Cup football tournament held Sunday 12 May, 2019 £42,000 raised for the Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) and the QPR in the community Trust 75 five-a-side matches played by 24 teams 400 players and spectators   A...

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Bold proposals for Edinburgh’s transformation unveiled

A major public consultation will be launched on a radical programme to transform Edinburgh’s city centre, if approved by Transport and Environment Committee next week. The draft Edinburgh City Centre Transformation Strategy, published today (Friday, 10 May), sets out...

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Courts Failing Landlords and Tenants

PRIVATE landlords are waiting longer to repossess properties for legitimate reasons according to official data published today. The Ministry of Justice says that the average time for a private landlord to make a claim to the courts to repossess a property to it...

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