Innovation city

Innovation City will showcase cutting edge launches in the Waste, Energy, Recycling and Water industries The UK’s leading innovative companies are set to showcase ground-breaking products and services from the resource sector at Innovation City during RWM 2017, which takes place from 12 to 14 September at the NEC Birmingham in partnership with the Chartered Institution of Wastes Management (CIWM). Innovation City is hosted by Innovate UK, an executive non-departmental

Aberstwyth Innovation Campus 2

Willmott Dixon has secured its second landmark university campus project in two weeks with Aberystwyth University appointing the company for its £27 million Innovation and Enterprise Campus.   Willmott Dixon has been selected for the pre-construction stage to work with the university’s team to develop a detailed technical design for the new campus, which will provide world leading facilities and the expertise to create market focused solutions for the agri-tech


CBRE Global Investment Partners’ (GIP) Programmatic Venture in the UK student accommodation sector, Curlew Student Trust (CST), has capped off another successful year with both the fund’s selected investment manager and specialist student operator winning their categories at Property Week’s inaugural Student Accommodation awards held in London on 7th December.   The Student Accommodation awards celebrate the achievements of all those involved within the market and recognise the very best

BIFM Awards 2016 Carillion

The winners of the 16th annual British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) Awards 2016 were announced at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London on 10 October 2016.   The facilities management event of the year, which was hosted by presenter and comedian Alexander Armstrong, the Awards saw near 1,200 guests in attendance. The prestigious ceremony, which was supported by headline sponsor Carillion, celebrated facilities management professionals across the themes of People,

Balfour Beatty Vinci

Balfour Beatty VINCI, the long-established joint venture between two global infrastructure leaders, today releases its paper ‘Innovation for the Future – Better Delivery of Mega Projects’.   The paper is available to read here. The UK has a number of mega projects in the pipeline, from the new runway in the south east, to the Thames Tideway Tunnel, a nuclear power station at Hinkley Point and new railways including High Speed 2

Amey Sheffield

Pioneering solutions developed by urban entrepreneurs to re-energise Sheffield and to help its residents live independently will be unveiled at an event on Thursday 29 September.   The ’Demo Day’, which will take place at Sheffield Hallam University, is open to people interested in innovation, local businesses and entrepreneurs, and will showcase innovative ideas that have been developed in the city over the past year as part of the Sheffield

Royal Bank of Scotland

The bank launched the Innovation Gateway in 2014 as a way to accelerate new property innovation, through opening up the RBS/NatWest buildings as a test bed for small innovators and inventors and the benefit for RBS in doing this would help us to achieve long term sustainability goals. The innovation gateway has become an efficient way to source a solution, outside normal procurement practice, that could potentially make a major