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ASFP is shortlisted for three awards

PR 291 MemCom award shortlistThe Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) is pleased to announce it has been shortlisted in three categories of the Memcom Excellence Awards 2023. The Awards shine a light on organisations that increase value for their profession and contribute to a better society. They aim to highlight successful membership organisations, recognising the creativity and hard work which goes into driving up standards in the membership sector.

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Jacqueline O'Donovan elected to the Court of the Worshipful Company of Carmen

73FIdjcManaging Director of O'Donovan Waste Disposal, Jacqueline O'Donovan OBE, has been elected from a pool of prestigious candidates to the esteemed Court of the Worshipful Company of Carmen. This distinguished appointment recognises Jacqueline's exceptional contributions to the logistics and transport industry and her unwavering commitment to increasing diversity, sustainability, innovation, and community engagement.

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A Secured by Design addition to the Salford Skyline

d891687c0a5648d6a3fd9b2ccf29e6cbLocal residents in Salford will have noticed the appearance of a new twenty-three storey residential tower block in the New Bailey region known as ‘C1’.

Built by Morgan Sindall PLC for Muse Developments Limited, C1 includes all those security features recommended by Secured by Design, the national police crime prevention initiative which has been working to increase the security standards in new homes built across the UK since 1989.

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‘Electrician Plus’ concept launched by TESP

Electrician Plus launched by TESPThe new brand concept ‘Electrician Plus’ has been launched by The Electrotechnical Skills Partnership (TESP) this week to highlight how the role of a qualified electrician is central to the installation of low carbon and renewable technologies.

Adequate understanding of electrical scientific theory and principles and demonstrable occupational competence are critical for the safe installation of technologies such as solar photovoltaic (PV) panels, battery storage systems and electric vehicle charging points (EVCP). The core competence of a qualified electrician is the foundation from which to upskill and train in these areas.

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Leeds College of Building celebrates first University Centre graduates

BAM LCB Graduation image 1The first students to complete a degree-level apprenticeship at Leeds College of Building University Centre (UC) have graduated.

The class of seven BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering Site Management degree apprentices employed by BAM attended the graduation ceremony at validating institution, Leeds Beckett University.

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