GMI Construction Group PLC has appointed Lee Powell to the newly created role of Chief Executive Officer to realise its vision of long-term sustainable growth.
Ecoserv Group, the multi-discipline facilities management (FM) company, has achieved certified carbon neutral by offsetting 1,285kg of CO2e. Partnering with Ecologi, Ecoserv Group has offset its 2020 carbon footprint, covering scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions, and will maintain neutral status while the company works towards its target of net zero by 2030.
- Mitie has achieved its target of converting 30% of its fleet to electric vehicles by March 2022 – three months ahead of schedule
- With cars, vans, and even gritters, Mitie now has more than 2,000 pure electric vehicles on the road
- These vehicles create an annual saving of around 10,000 tonnes of CO2 per year
Tilbury Douglas, a leading UK building, infrastructure, engineering and fitout company, is set to lead the construction of the new £28m Accident and Emergency (A&E) Department at Arrowe Park Hospital, on behalf of Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) was saddened to hear of the death of its former President Edgar Poppleton.
As well as serving as President of what was then the HVCA in 1986/7, Edgar received the Association’s distinguished service award in 1999 and worked voluntarily on behalf of the membership and the wider industry for more than 50 years.