Dunwell Addison

Morris & Spottiswood buys LLED

Warrington fit-out contractor Morris & Spottiswood has acquired Cumbrian maintenance specialist LLED Construction for an undisclosed sum.

Cumbria Pipeline Project

Final consent for £300m Cumbria water pipeline

United Utilities has received the last of three planning approvals needed to progress with a £300m pipeline project across West Cumbria, linking Thirlmere reservoir to the rest of its regional network.

Cumbria seeks partners for £185m care framework

Cumbria County Council is seeking “experienced and suitable partners” to establish a design-and-build framework agreement for extra care housing and supported living accommodation schemes.

VHE wins Barrow business park preparatory works

Cumbria County Council has appointed Yorkshire-based environmental contractor VHE Construction to a £1.3m package of works to remediate dockland as it kickstarts a stalled business park development.

RLB hires nuclear expert to build sector team

Property and construction consultancy Rider Levett Bucknall has appointed Richard B Petch as a senior partner in its nuclear team with responsibility for spearheading the growth of the firm’s business stream in this part of the construction market.

Funding awarded for energy skills centres

National colleges for nuclear, onshore oil and gas will be built in Cumbria and Blackpool as planned after ministers approved £80m of funding for new skills centres around the country.

SURVEY: Vertical Salary Review

The construction and property sector has seen unprecedented changes in recent years and as we enter a new period we think it’s important to understand the impact of this on industry professionals.