Category: News

Hidden Challenges of Future Homes Standard

CPC’s Philip Pamment has published a new report “Future Homes Standard – The Hidden Challenges” looking at the inevitable changes to housing policy and why developers and landlords need to act now. As the UK Government’s seeks to push forward with its zero carbon road map for Housing, the New London Plan is already adopting …

The City appoint CPC to PM framework

The Corporation of London – ‘The City’ – has appointed CPC to its new £32m Project Management (Construction) Framework over the next 4 years. With over 800 properties within its portfolio, The City is responsible for providing services to residents and businesses within the Square Mile, surrounding areas of London and parts of the wider …

CPC team take 100-mile challenge for JDRF

CPC staff, friends and family have come together to take part in the 100-mile challenge to raise money for JDRF, the UK’s largest charity funding research into Type 1 diabetes. Throughout January, CPC’s virtual team, will be exercising at home and at work in any way they can, whether it be walking, cycling, or running …

Investment secured for Braintree Innovation Park

On behalf of Braintree District Council, CPC have secured a £14.7m investment for a new business Enterprise Centre on the Council’s ‘Horizon 120’ Business and Innovation Park. CPC has brought together a multi-disciplinary project team, constructed the business case, and developed the budget and programme in order to secure the necessary funding from the Council. …

Charles Mills joins APM Board

CPC Programme Director, Charles Mills, has been voted onto the Board of the Association for Project Management (APM), the Chartered Body for the Project profession in the UK. Running throughout July to October this year, APM asked its voting members to consider the election statements of 17 nominees and select their preferred candidate. With the …

CPC sign up to EDI Charter

CPC is one of the first companies to sign up to RIA and Women in Rail’s Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Charter which was launched at the RIA Annual Conference this week. The charter aims to bring together the UK rail industry to demonstrate its commitment to building a better, more balanced, fairer and more …

John Chappell joins RIA Conference Panel

Despite the challenges of the current Covid-19 pandemic, RIA, the voice of the UK’s railway supply chain is going virtual with it’s award-winning Annual Conference in 2020. We are delighted to announce that CPC Associate Partner, John Chappell, will be joining one of the key panel discussions as part of the packed 3-day programme, which …

EN:Procure appoint CPC to Construction Consultancy Framework

EN:Procure, the specialist procurement arm of social housing consortium, Efficiency North Holdings Limited, has appointed CPC to its new construction-related consultancy framework. CPC will provide Employer’s Agent, Quantity Surveying and Principal Designer services, over the next 4 years, supporting the delivery of social housing projects across the North of England. The £10.4m framework received an …

John Chappell appointed as RIA SME Chair

Following a successful campaign, CPC’s John Chappell, has been voted as the Railway Industry Association’s (RIA) SME Chair. RIA is the trade association for rail suppliers based in the UK, representing a large proportion of the rail industry. RIA represents its members to Government, regulators, academia and other organisations such as Network Rail. Within RIA, …

CPC teams up with JDRF

We’re delighted to announce that our new Charity Partner for 2020-2022 will be JDRF, a Type 1 diabetes charity. Every two years, CPC support a new corporate charity partner. Following a survey of our individual staff fundraisers, it was clear that organisations supporting children should be the top charity type for us to support. JDRF …