Month: September 2018

Does the National Infrastructure Assessment deliver for a post-Brexit Britain?

The long awaited assessment of the UK’s infrastructure needs and requirements has been published by the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC). Its purpose, according to Chair, Sir John Armitt is to “think beyond technologies…and make the most of future innovations” and focuses on three keys areas around digital connectivity, major transport infrastructure and the UK’s energy …

CPC tops the list for SME project management specialists

Building magazine published its annual Top 150 Consultants survey today, revealing the current status of the consultancy market in the UK. The survey has highlighted a positive year for consultancy firms in 2018 with an average 7% growth in headcount and over 80% reporting stable or increased margins.  Whilst Brexit has not had a significant …

CPC to support Sanctuary Housing

Sanctuary Housing, a leading provider of housing in the UK, has selected CPC Project Services (CPC) to provide Employer’s Agent services, under a new 4-year development consultancy framework agreement. As one of a number of frameworks established by Sanctuary Housing to create strong, collaborative project teams, this framework will provide housing of all tenure types …

What’s new for UK Rail at Innotrans 2018?

Did you miss Innotrans 2018 last week?  Then, let us summarise some of the highlights for rail and particularly UK rail at this international trade fair for Transport Technology, the largest of its kind, globally. The 4-day, bi-annual event in Berlin hosted 3,000 exhibitors and over 130,000 visitors from Railway Technology, Railway Infrastructure, Public Transport, …

Rail Alliance joins up with CPC

We have linked up with one of the UK’s largest B2B networking communities, the Rail Alliance, joining over 350 other member organisations to promote and grow opportunities in the rail sector. The Rail Alliance, works closely with the Rail Delivery Group, Network Rail Director’s Forum, the Rail Supply Group, Scottish Enterprise and the Welsh Government, …