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Alfa Employees Provide Accessible Facilities in the Community

Added: 15th October 2018 by Alfa

We have a growing CSR team at Alfa, populated by a wide spectrum of volunteers from across the company. It’s important to us to be able to engage with our local communities and provide...

Kier appointed to deliver state-of-the-art £42m school and leisure development in Ponteland

Added: 12th October 2018 by Kier Group

We have a strong track record in delivering first-class educational and local community buildings and our aim is to create, with the client team, learning environments in which students can thrive.

Women graduates tackle the world’s most pressing energy challenges at Schneider Electric

Added: 11th October 2018 by Schneider Electric

Meet the women graduates thriving at Schneider Electric.

Gerry McDonnell - The Enterprise Business

Added: 11th October 2018 by SSE

I joined SSE’s graduate programme 2 years ago after completing a mechanical engineering degree at Strathclyde University. I have since taken up a permanent role within SSE Enterprise.

Technology is revolutionising the built environment

Added: 11th October 2018 by GRAHAM

We discuss how technology is changing construction as we know it.

Lessons learned from Autodesk University

Added: 11th October 2018 by GRAHAM

GRAHAM’s Digital Construction Team shares the big takeaways from the recent Autodesk University Conference.

GRAHAM wins multimillion pound Procter & Gamble design and build contract

Added: 11th October 2018 by GRAHAM

GRAHAM has been appointed by Procter & Gamble to carry out the multimillion pound design and build of the Innovation Centre in Reading, Berkshire.

Simi Dubb talks Diversity & Inclusion

Added: 9th October 2018 by Centrica

Why we’re committed to diversity and inclusion at Centrica.

Centrica completes two 50MW fast-response plants in Brigg and Peterborough

Added: 9th October 2018 by Centrica

Centrica plc has completed construction of two new fast response power plants in Brigg, North East Lincolnshire, and Peterborough.

My Information Security Internship at G-Research

Added: 4th October 2018 by G-Research

When selecting my degree I, like many other students, was mindful of how increasingly competitive the job market is becoming and how vital it would be to stand out.

What to expect from a Quant Platform Software Engineering interview

Added: 4th October 2018 by G-Research

The Quant Platform team, part of software engineering, develops and maintains the software at the very core of G-Research’s business.

A Bad Day At The Office

Added: 4th October 2018 by G-Research

In the Security Division (and at G-Research in general), we like to bring in skilled individuals at any point in their careers, and are very enthusiastic about partnering with universities.

Create Today. Predict Tomorrow.

Added: 3rd October 2018 by G-Research

G-Research has been on an incredible journey over the past few years. We’re a Quant Research and Technology company in the heart of London.

Fujitsu helps to launch University Technical College Cyber Security Group to prepare students for a career in cyber security in the UK

Added: 3rd October 2018 by Fujitsu

In conjunction with University Technical Colleges (UTCs) across England, Fujitsu today announced the launch of the University Technical College (UTC) Cyber Security Group, which looks to prepare...

New £2M Leonardo academy development opens in Lincoln to train the cyber and electronic warriors of the future

Added: 1st October 2018 by Leonardo

At a ceremony on Friday, Air Marshal Philip Osborn, the UK’s Chief of Defence Intelligence, officially opened a brand new training facility where defence and security company Leonardo will...

INEOS Celebrates its 20th anniversary with €200 million European investment in its Oxide business

Added: 1st October 2018 by INEOS

INEOS today celebrates its 20th anniversary at its first site in Antwerp. As it marks the occasion, INEOS Oxide has announced investment of €200 million into its business, with €150m of...

INEOS is to invest £60 million in the UK to expand production at its Grangemouth site

Added: 1st October 2018 by INEOS

INEOS has today announced plans to invest £60 million to expand its Grangemouth site. It has awarded a contract to build an additional furnace on its KG ethylene plant to Selas-Linde GmbH,...

Never stop improving. Never stop growing.

Added: 28th September 2018 by Capital One

Technology counts for nothing in a business if you don’t have the people who know how to make the most of it.

Capital One UK lands in Silicon Roundabout

Added: 28th September 2018 by Capital One

Capital One UK has completed its expansion in London by relocating its West End offices to the White Collar Factory EC1, overlooking Silicon Roundabout.

General Dynamics Land Systems–UK will deliver innovative state-of-the-art training solutions for the AJAX programme

Added: 27th September 2018 by General Dynamics UK

General Dynamics Land Systems–UK will deliver a comprehensive state-of-the-art training solutions package for the British Army as part of the AJAX programme

General Dynamics Mission Systems–UK wins Royal Logistics Corps Foundation Award

Added: 27th September 2018 by General Dynamics UK

General Dynamics Mission Systems–UK has been presented with an award for ‘Thought Leadership’ during the Royal Logistic Corps Foundation (RLC) annual awards evening.

General Dynamics UK announced as proud sponsor for Armed Forces Day national event

Added: 27th September 2018 by General Dynamics UK

General Dynamics UK will be sponsoring the Armed Forces Day national event in Llandudno, North Wales.

General Dynamics UK collaborates with INCOSE UK, alongside corporate Advisory Board partners, for ‘Think Engineer’ publication

Added: 27th September 2018 by General Dynamics UK

General Dynamics UK has collaborated with INCOSE UK, alongside eight other corporate INCOSE UK Advisory Board (UKAB) partners, to publish a special edition of the children’s book ‘Think...

Inside Britain's secret weapons research facility

Added: 25th September 2018 by Dstl

As Porton Down marks its 100th anniversary, what really goes on inside Britain's most secretive and controversial military research base? Porton Down - also known as the Defence Science and...

Brand new x-ray technology set for production in the UK

Added: 25th September 2018 by Dstl

Ploughshare Innovations has agreed a licence deal with Axi-Tek Ltd for a novel x-ray technology which will be used to develop the next generation of safe and rapid inspection equipment.

Dstl scientists take to the high seas on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Added: 25th September 2018 by Dstl

As HMS Queen Elizabeth makes her way across the Atlantic deploying for her longest sea trial to date, a pair of scientists from the Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) are on-board...

Galliford Try appointed to Coventry Leisure Centre revamp

Added: 25th September 2018 by Galliford Try

Galliford Try continues to win work within Coventry, signing contracts with Coventry City Council to build the new 50m swimming pool at the Alan Higgs leisure centre.

Mayor of Bristol visits Blackberry Hill as work gets underway

Added: 25th September 2018 by Galliford Try

Galliford Try Partnerships organised the event so that key partners involved with the project could review progress so far and to see accelerated construction in action.

Second phase of works at Gallions Quarter granted detailed planning consent

Added: 25th September 2018 by Galliford Try

A reserved matters planning consent has been granted for the second phase of development at Gallions Quarter.

Our landmark collaboration with Panasonic marks a step-change in in-flight connectivity

Added: 25th September 2018 by Inmarsat

People now expect to be connected everywhere they go – and nowhere is that truer than when they’re in the air.

A nose for business

Added: 25th September 2018 by Unilever

How our fragrance experts create the scents you love – and the ingredients we use to make them.

Inmarsat and Panasonic Avionics enter into landmark strategic collaboration for Commercial Aviation

Added: 25th September 2018 by Inmarsat

Inmarsat and Panasonic Avionics enter into landmark strategic collaboration for Commercial Aviation Collaboration agreement brings together two global leaders in in-flight connectivity.

Unilever named Britain’s Most Admired Company 2017

Added: 25th September 2018 by Unilever

Unilever has regained its top position in the annual list of Britain’s Most Admired Companies (BMAC) 2017.

Average UK Construction Dispute Value Remains at All-Time High

Added: 21st September 2018 by Arcadis

The average value of construction and engineering disputes in the UK remained at $34m during 2017.

Automotive Transformation: The Road to Electric and Beyond

Added: 21st September 2018 by Arcadis

The motor industry is gradually shifting to electric vehicles (EV), but the rate of adoption is highly dependent on the rollout of charging infrastructure.

Can our homes take better care of the people who live in them?

Added: 21st September 2018 by Arcadis

Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer the preserve of science fiction. As the speed of digital transformation picks up pace, future living models are increasingly being influenced by new...

Investing in Britain - Cities Built for the Future

Added: 21st September 2018 by Arcadis

We want our cities to offer a thriving, aspirational environment with abundant employment opportunities and high quality of life.

Back to listing Diageo leads the FTSE 100 for representation of women on boards in the Cranfield School of Management Female FTSE Board Report

Added: 20th September 2018 by Diageo

Diageo celebrates its commitment to championing gender diversity as its strong credentials on diverse leadership are recognised in the 2018 Female FTSE Board Report by Cranfield School of Management.

Diageo reaffirms commitment to water stewardship ahead of World Water Week

Added: 20th September 2018 by Diageo

We’re proud to be one of over 300 organisations joining together for World Water Week to exchange ideas, foster new thinking and develop solutions to the most pressing water-related...

Gradcracker's RAF Tour

Added: 19th September 2018

On 17th August 2018, the RAF invited Gradcracker Directors Jessica Luck and Carla Sykes to tour their historic RAF College (RAFC) Cranwell station in Lincolnshire, England.

UK and French forces train together for hurricane relief in the Caribbean

Added: 19th September 2018 by Royal Navy

One year on from the devastating impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria in the Caribbean, Royal Naval landed a team to train in hurricane relief with their French counterparts.

Royal Navy women shortlisted for awards

Added: 19th September 2018 by Royal Navy

Five outstanding Royal Navy women have been shortlisted for the Women in Defence Awards 2018.

HMS Albion’s Royal Marines exercise with Brunei forces

Added: 19th September 2018 by Royal Navy

Royal Marines Commandos based on the UK’s flagship HMS Albion have demonstrated what they could do working with Brunei’s forces should they ever be required in this part of the world.

What’s it like to work in technology at RBS?

Added: 17th September 2018 by RBS

Business, work and our lives are changing rapidly, and the biggest driver of that change is advancing technology.

Liverpool Girl Geeks

Added: 17th September 2018 by RBS

Do you feel like there is a gender gap within the digital and tech industry? If yes, then this article is for you.

Application tips

Added: 12th September 2018 by Mace Group

Here are our top tips to help you with your online application and increase your chances of being successful...

Interview tips

Added: 12th September 2018 by Mace Group

Here are our top tips to help you prepare for an interview...

Assessment tips

Added: 12th September 2018 by Mace Group

Here are our top tips to give you the best chance of securing a Graduate or Placement role within Mace...

Gordon’s Ultra Low Alcohol Gin and Tonic flavoured drink launches across GB and Europe

Added: 7th September 2018 by Diageo

Gordon’s have launched Gordon’s Ultra-low Alcohol Gin & Tonic flavoured drink.

AW169 EMS: Another Mission Accomplished

Added: 5th September 2018 by Leonardo

Leonardo's AW169 EMS (Emergency Medical Services) helicopter is rapidly reconfigurable and uniquely designed around patient needs.