Taunton’s UK Hydrographic Office Headquarters was named ‘Best of the Best’ at the British Council for Offices’ (BCO) National Awards, and also took home the ‘Corporate Workplace’ award. The office was joined by six other award winners recognised as leading examples of excellence in the office space. This ‘roll of honour’ includes two buildings in London: The Brunel Building on Canalside Walk, and 160 Old Street, a refurbished office space at the heart of the Silicon Roundabout.
In its first ever virtual Spirit of Sodexo Awards ceremony, Sodexo UK & Ireland presented 23 awards to colleagues from across its business, with general services manager, Julie Evans, crowned Employee of the Year for her unwavering professionalism and dedication to delivering excellence.
WorldGBC has convened a coalition of over 60 construction sector leaders to call on the European Commission to support the full decarbonisation of the built environment through ambitious policies.
The Government has issued a press release outlining the impact of the upcoming new lighting regulations. The press release contains a number of errors which is causing confusion among suppliers and consumers alike.
The Construction Skills Network (CSN) 2021‑2025 report from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) forecasts that the UK’s construction output will return to pre‑Covid‑19 levels in 2022, requiring the construction sector to recruit an extra 217,000 workers by 2025, or over 43,000 per year, in order to satisfy this level of demand.
The LEEA Awards is a great opportunity to give your company and colleagues the recognition they deserve. Winners will be announced during the ‘party of the year’ at the LEEA Awards Ceremony, which will be held in the prestigious Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane, London on the evening of 5th November 2021.
A leading UK safety charity has announced two major changes. The Gas Safety Trust will now be known as The CO Research Trust, to provide a more accurate reflection of the work it carries out, and Baroness Finlay will become the new Chair of the Board of Trustees.