WILL WE NEED ENGINEERS?

2018-10-31T10:25:54+00:00

In Construction News recently, discussing the need for changing roles in the industry, Alex Gilbert, MD at Amey Consulting, made a worthy contribution in the 'Expert Opinion' section: As an industry, we have critical missing data around what industry jobs will look like in future, who will we be employing and what skills we want people to have. Given the growth [...]

WILL WE NEED ENGINEERS?2018-10-31T10:25:54+00:00

KEYNETIX USER CONFERENCE 2018

2018-10-18T17:31:04+00:00

Many thanks to Keynetix for a thought-provoking and inspiring Keynetix User Conference. We are blown away by the possibilities with the Keynetix Cloud and the software and apps that it can and could integrate with. It is a game-changing piece of software for the geotechnical industry. Keynetix.cloud is the next generation geotechnical data management platform providing unparalleled security and streamlined project collaboration [...]

KEYNETIX USER CONFERENCE 20182018-10-18T17:31:04+00:00

SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE

2018-10-11T15:51:56+00:00

Geo-Environmental Services Limited, working with EBP South (Education, Business Partnership South, are keen to support young people in developing their skills in order to help them when they do start looking for a job.  This year we had Niamh Roberts doing work experience with us.  Niamh was doing market research that was used in our 2018-2023 business plan, as well as [...]

SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE2018-10-11T15:51:56+00:00

AWARDED BEST GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANCY 2018

2018-10-10T18:25:54+00:00

As a past winner, we were being considered for the award of Best in Geotechnical Consultancy Services. They have now reviewed all the new submissions and we’ve been told the judges picked us as the 2019 winner. During the awards process they invited both contributors and readers of the Corporate LiveWire & LTG magazines to nominate companies, products, services & individuals [...]

AWARDED BEST GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANCY 20182018-10-10T18:25:54+00:00

THE MIDLANDS – FOLLOWING RECENT ACE EVENT

2018-09-24T15:08:32+00:00

We recently sponsored a seminar with private and public stakeholders interested in delivering enhanced interconnectivity across the Midlands: Driving Enhanced Interconnectivity Across The Midlands - an ACE Midlands Event, held earlier this month in Coventry. It was very interesting to hear Maria Machancoses the Director of Midland Connect laying out her vision for infrastructure across the Midlands region. The area that [...]

THE MIDLANDS – FOLLOWING RECENT ACE EVENT2018-09-24T15:08:32+00:00

MENTAL HEALTH IN CONSTRUCTION

2018-09-06T19:52:14+00:00

              In 2018 the Construction Industry has focussed hard on improving how it handles mental health issues in the workplace – for example, MATES IN MIND "Mates in Mind aims to raise awareness, address the stigma of poor mental health and improve positive mental wellbeing in the UK construction industry. Mates in Mind has an [...]

MENTAL HEALTH IN CONSTRUCTION2018-09-06T19:52:14+00:00

SHOULD THE WEST MIDLANDS BECOME A NATIONAL PARK?

2018-09-03T15:18:30+00:00

    Regarding the importance of good infrastructure planning ... this is a great quote: The worst aspect of what Manzoni did to the heart of England, Moore thinks, is that his roads carved up poorer neighbourhoods and made them more deprived as a result. “If you look at the map of multiple deprivation in the West Midlands,” she explains, “you’ll [...]

SHOULD THE WEST MIDLANDS BECOME A NATIONAL PARK?2018-09-03T15:18:30+00:00

DUDLEY ADVANCE II – LEADING THE WAY

2018-08-29T21:11:07+00:00

Congratulations to Dudley Advance II. A project in the Midlands leading the way on collaboration and delivering value. Dudley College's Advance II block is the UK's first to use integrated project insurance.                       "The multi-party Alliance Board under the IPI Model, Advance II shows a saving of 6.5% against the [...]

DUDLEY ADVANCE II – LEADING THE WAY2018-08-29T21:11:07+00:00

THE MIDLANDS – A HOTBED!

2018-08-29T21:15:02+00:00

This goes to show that the Midlands is a hotbed for SME start-ups.  With the proposed big infrastructure improvements and the Commonwealth Games looming it will be a great place to do business. "Based in the heart of England, the Midlands is home to many small businesses who, despite their achievements, are often overlooked for the recognition they so richly [...]

THE MIDLANDS – A HOTBED!2018-08-29T21:15:02+00:00