Month: November 2018

Utilising London’s Marginal Land

The Housing Market in London appears to be faltering with a reduction in both the average house price and private rental incomes by 1% and 0.3% respectively based on the latest figures reported in 2018. In contrast, the number of new homes built in the same period has increased by 1% to 38,200 compared to …

Liverpool’s largest housing association appoints CPC

Liverpool Mutual Homes (LMH) has appointed CPC Project Services (CPC) to its latest Construction Consultancy Framework. CPC will provide Employer’s Agent and Cost Consultancy services to support LMH to build and renovate affordable homes in the Merseyside area. The framework will provide LMH with Value for Money (VFM), continuity and quality of service and procurement …

Polis fosters European transport innovation

On 22 November, 550 transport professionals from across Europe, were brought together at the 2018 Polis Conference in Manchester to debate and discuss the latest innovations in transport that are delivering more sustainable Cities across the region. The conference provided four key parallel sessions, over 100 presentations and five site visits for its participants, opening …

A Christmas Gift: Northern Powerhouse Rail

With the recent autumn budget bringing extra funding to the Northern Powerhouse Rail project, Adam Richmond considers whether this should be seen as an early Christmas gift for the North West. Adam’s guest blog for pro-manchester, the largest business networking community in the region, delivers an insight into what this rail project will mean for …

Adam Richmond to host pro-manchester luncheon

Pro-manchester, the region’s largest business development organization, will be hosting its Transport and Infrastructure group luncheon on Tuesday 11 December 2018, at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester. Over 150 delegates are expected to attend and debate the hot topics in regional transport for the North of England.  There will be a formal two-course lunch, a …

CPC Systems appoint Associate Directors to lead new business

CPC Systems, the rail systems management specialist and subsidiary of CPC Project Services, is launching a new package of services today. After four years of successful operation, six new service areas have been created to support and underpin CPC Systems’ continued growth in the transport sector. These areas are: Major projects Rolling stock Reliability Capacity …