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Marketing Photos at Hadwen Medical Centre

This week we were joined by Hannah, a student from Tudor Grange Academy in Worcester. Here she tells us about her experience spending a week working in the Marketing Department.

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Hanley Castle High School, Adopt a School, Speller Metcalfe

In support of the national ‘Adopt a School’ initiative which encourages businesses to work directly with a chosen school, we introduced our own programme which is tailored around our resources.

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Worcestershire Construction Apprentice Academy

The Worcestershire Construction Apprentice Academy (WCAA) brings apprentices and employers together to provide employment and training opportunities for those pursuing a career in the construction industry.

Speller Metcalfe visited carpenter apprentice, Jake Moore, on site to find out how the WCAA has benefitted him and his employer, SB Carpentry. 

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Construction 2025, Speller Metcalfe

Managing Director for Speller Metcalfe, Des O’Neill, discusses the importance of ‘People’ in construction.

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Construction 2025, Speller Metcalfe

Managing Director for Speller Metcalfe, Des O’Neill, discusses Construction 2025.

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Speller Metcalfe has been working at BIM Level 2 since 2012, and as part of that journey is working with an increasing amount of architects and sub-contractors that can engage in 3D workflows.

However, while numbers are growing for those who can work within the parameters of BIM, there are still barriers to engagement within the supply chain - typically because of associated costs, the need to remain competitive in terms of pricing or lack of knowledge on the benefits, integration and overall use of BIM. 

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21May 2015
The Innovation & Excellence Board

Innovation & Excellence Board (L-R): Matthew Bailey, Managing Quantity Surveyor; Sara Barnes, Bid Writer; Tony Bakewell, Health & Safety Manager; Dan Gamson, Environmental Manager; Myles Crabtree, Working Foreman; Dave Holden, Quantity Surveyor

 

Steve Speller, Joint Managing Director of Speller Metcalfe, comments on the benefits of investing in people with a new leadership development programme.

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2015 General Election: What does it mean for the construction industry?

With the general election looming there is uncertainty in the construction industry - already reflected by this week's first quarter economic growth announcement that growth of 0.5% in the services industry was offset by a 1.6% fall in the pace of economic output in construction.

Iain Wright, Labour's Shadow Minister for Industry and Grant Shapps, Co-chairman of the Conservative Party offer their insight in to the policies affecting the construction industry.

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Site Safety

As one of the most dangerous operating industries, health and safety plays a key role in construction with not only moral and financial, but legal obligations to maintain the highest standards of due diligence and care.

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5Feb 2015

Have a question about BIM? Welcome to our live Q&A where our panel of BIM experts will be answering your questions.  

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