Month: February 2021

New Affordable Homes for Camden

Planning permission has been granted by London Borough of Camden for an exciting new affordable housing scheme alongside London’s new creative hub. Situated within Bloomsbury’s Conservation Area, the scheme, known as Acorn House, will redevelop the existing 1960s office block and former headquarters of the National Union of Journalists, into a vibrant community space. CPC …

Planning approved for Life Sciences Facility

Planning permission was granted on 25 February, by London Borough of Camden, for an exciting new commercial office and life sciences development scheme in the heart of the Knowledge Quarter in London. CPC are providing Project Management and Employer’s Agent services on behalf of Precis Advisory to deliver the scheme and transform this former self-storage …

CPC ranked 2021 UK Leading Management Consultant

On 18 February 2021, the Financial Times published a special report into the UK’s Leading Management Consultants. The annual survey recognises consultancies with the most recommendations from their clients and peers, ranking them by sector and specialism. As one of the frequently mentioned consultancies, CPC achieved a ‘bronze’ ranking in the Construction & Infrastructure category. …

RTO spells change for the workplace

It’s fast approaching a year since our world changed. The Office was Dead. The surreal experience of having the Government directing us to go home, stay there, not to venture out and to work from home if we could, will stick with us all for years to come. For those that could work from home …

CPC clocks up over 2700 miles for JDRF

A 22-strong CPC team have covered an impressive 2761 miles in January as part of the ‘100-mile challenge’ to fundraise for its Charity Partner, JDRF. Despite the national lockdown, the team have shown extra resilience and commitment to walk, cycle, run, row, and even sledge in isolation to build up their individual distances and hit …

CPC leads PMO for Lee Valley Rail Programme

Enfield Council has appointed CPC to lead and manage the delivery of Phase 2 of the Lee Valley Rail Programme (LVRP). The project – led by Enfield Council – is part of a £6bn, 25-year London regeneration programme, bringing 10,000 homes and thousands of jobs to Enfield, north London. LVRP Phase 2 will build on …

CPC brings in new Director for Transport Advisory

CPC has appointed, John Orchard, as Director within its recently formed Transport Advisory division.  John will be responsible for expanding its consultancy services, to deliver technical advice and strategic management of complex infrastructure schemes, predominantly in the rail sector. John has over 25 years’ experience working on major projects for high speed, classic, metro and …

Opportunity in Adversity

2020 didn’t go as planned for many businesses worldwide, and with the pandemic continuing at full force into 2021 this hasn’t given many the clean break they were hoping for. The businesses that have continued to thrive have been those who have been willing and able to innovate and adapt rapidly to the constantly changing …