Mick George

Mick George Ltd team with BBC’s DIY SOS for a great cause

Mick George discuss their involvement with DIY SOS: The Big Build, providing products and services to aid the good cause DIY SOS: The Big Build is the BBC’s flagship home renovation programme, which has been running for 18 years, and attracts up to 5 million viewers per episode. The concept...
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The Sustainability and Resource Awards – Winners Shortlisted Once Again

The annual Sustainability and Resource Awards held by the Chartered Institute of Waste Management (CIWM) is firmly insight, with the ceremony set to take place in early November at the Grosvenor Square Marriot hotel, London. The Sustainability and Resource Awards  are long-standing and well-respected, given for outstanding achievement in the...
BIM and CO

BIM&CO – distribution of structured data for the digital modelling sector

The Normandy startup BIM&CO raises €2 million euros through Normandie Participations, NFactory, Bpifrance and the Normandy regional government. BIM&CO has the ambition of becoming the world's leading platform for the distribution of structured data for the digital modelling sector, i.e. BIM. The Normandy startup BIM&CO has announced that it has raised...
Brinno UK

Brinno UK present dedicated seminar for the use of video for marketing

Brinno UK present the first dedicated 1-day seminar on the use of video for marketing within the building and construction sector Are you aware of the importance search engines place on embedded video? Are you getting lost in the different technologies and legislation surrounding the use of video in the UK? If...
Beco WALLFORM

Beco WALLFORM: Building Better – Must Do, Can Do

Beco WALLFORM discuss the growing need for housing and how the UK building industry can overcome the pressures of demand We do have the technology, the materials and the resources to meet the growing demand for more housing.   More houses built to better standards – Passivhaus standards even – all using...
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Acton Gardens development set for demolition works

Mick George Ltd discuss the demolition works in a bid to deliver 246 new homes in a redevelopment scheme Progress on the award-winning Acton Gardens development in West London is steaming ahead, with Construction now underway across Phase 7.1 of the £600m project, which is a joint venture between Countryside Properties and...
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Asbestos Firm comes up with the funds for Mesothelioma UK Charity

Mick George Ltd discuss their partnership with Mesothelioma UK, a charity that shares a bond with asbestos related issues. Over recent times, huge strides forward have been achieved in relation to Asbestos linked healthcare issues, and one of the fundamental reasons behind the continued progression, is Leicestershire based charity, Mesothelioma...

BBA BIM Object Assurance Scheme

For verification that BIM objects are of the quality required by specifiers and modellers - the BBA introduces a new service: BIM Object Assurance Scheme
About Access

Access consultants – Building a network to create a more inclusive world

Ian Streets of About Access discusses creating a network of access consultants. There’s no confirmed collective noun for access consultants, but the level of co-operation is such that maybe we should try and think of one. The collaboration comes from the fact that most practitioners in our profession are small firms. There...
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Mick George Leasing – Mick George Ltd are Gunning’ for Lease Success

Mick George Ltd discuss the benefits of using Mick George leasing for private or business vehicles; headed by Steve Howell, Vehicle Leasing Director. At first glance, a Construction Company may not seem the obvious choice when seeking to purchase or lease a vehicle, regardless of its purpose, private or business....
Man and Machine

BIM Assessment: The Transformation Program – BIM or Not To BIM

So, for commercial reasons you have decided to implement BIM within the business. The challenge seems complex, the support from the wider business is sporadic and the executives just want to know why it’s costing so much. Sound familiar? According to Phil Read, Managing Director at BIM specialist Man and...
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Environment Agency calls on Mick George Ltd for Solutions for flood defence scheme

Mick George Ltd discuss their recent Earthworks contract in relation to their flood defence scheme, raising the flood banks at Ouse Washes reservoir. Having been awarded the £10.5million Earthworks contract, Mick George Ltd has recently set to work on raising the flood banks at the Ouse Washes reservoir, spanning Cambridgeshire...
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Landfill taxes – Treatment is better than cure, prescribed by Mick George Ltd

Mick George Ltd discuss their solution to avoid the paying landfill taxes for waste disposal with their sustainable programmes. Projects, developments, or refurbishments, call it what you will, one thing that inherently results from such upgrades, is incurred costs. By nature, things are likely to improve, so it is an expenditure...
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Local FD, Jon Stump, maneuvers through South America for charity

Jon Stump, Finance Director, has embraced the ‘Challenge Yourself’ task set by Mick George Ltd to its employees to raise money for its selected charities of the year. ‘Challenge Yourself’ was the task set by Mick George Ltd to its employees, management and directors throughout the business, in an attempt...