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TBM: You say “Tunnel Boring Machine” – They say “The Brunel Method”!

Date: 18/07/2019     
Category: Steve's Blog

On 9 July, CPC sponsored The Brunel Museum’s 250th anniversary celebration of the birth of Sir Marc Isambard Brunel, a forerunner in engineering and creator of the Thames Tunnel. It was an absolute privilege to...

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Team CPC conquer the Peak District Challenge for Make-A-Wish UK

Date: 15/07/2019     
Category: News

On 13 July, an 8-person strong CPC team took on the Peak District Challenge. The team hiked over 52km through Derbyshire’s amazing scenery, natural beauty, thriving wildlife and cultural heritage. The Peak District Challenge is...

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CPC appointed to DfT Technical Advisory Framework, STAR2

Date: 10/07/2019     
Category: News

The Department for Transport (DfT) has appointed CPC Project Services (CPC) to its newest technical advisory framework for rail and transport systems consultancy support, over the next four years. Known as ‘Specialist Technical and Commercial...

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More teaching space for Leeds College of Building

Date: 3/07/2019     
Category: News

The latest facility at the Leeds College of Building’s South Bank Campus officially opened yesterday, providing over 5,000m2 of new teaching space. The building comprises of four-storeys with bespoke classrooms and technical workshop areas that...

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Bank station upgrade reaches halfway point

Date: 2/07/2019     
Category: News

The work to modernise London Underground’s Bank station has achieved a key milestone with construction work reaching its halfway point. The programme is a major undertaking with 1.2km of new tunnels and passageways along with...

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Duncan Adams speaks to APM’s Project on sustainability

Date: 28/06/2019     
Category: Insight

With sustainability high on the agenda, CPC’s Duncan Adams spoke to ‘Project’ magazine’s Summer 2019 edition about how sustainability is currently impacting on project managers, what our responsibilities should be, and how we can contribute...

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UK Housing Professionals in Manchester

Date: 27/06/2019     
Category: News

On 26 June, CPC held its 3rd annual networking lunch bringing together over 100 senior housing professionals from across the UK. Hosted by the award winning Wood restaurant in Manchester, the event took place during...

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Sharing experiences with NEST’s Project Management Community

Date: 14/06/2019     
Category: News

Joe Little was invited by NEST, the National Employment Savings Trust, to talk about his experiences in delivering project management consultancy services over the last 20 years. NEST, was established to run the government-backed workplace...

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HS2 – A Prime Minister’s Prerogative

Date: 31/05/2019     
Category: Steve's Blog

The UK’s largest infrastructure programme has always been contentious, not least due to its route and plethora of environmental issues, but now it is being drawn into the Conservative Party Leadership race. With two candidates...

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CPC staff complete Mental Health Awareness workshops

Date: 16/05/2019     
Category: News

Over the last eight weeks, CPC Project Services (CPC) staff have been taking part in a series of workshops exploring Mental Health and Anxiety in the Workplace. The sessions, run by Jon Manning of Arthur...

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