The property and construction business is a major sector for the UK economy. We are all fully aware of what a problem the skills gap is for businesses looking to grow or strengthen their teams. In 2008 the recession saw the construction industry cut over 140,000 jobs. Then, in 2012, another dip which the sector… Read more »
We are honored to be part of the Broughton House project design team this year. The Veterans Care Village is the North West’s only home delivering dedicated veteran care. Broughton House in Salford admitted its first patient on the 7th May 1917; it was bought in 1916 as part of an appeal by the East… Read more »
BSD would like to congratulate Jo Jones in our Birmingham Office who has recently been promoted to Associate Director – Business Development and Marketing in recognition of her hard work, determination, loyalty and contributions she has made to the business. Jo joined the business in February 2008 as a CAD technician and Office Admin for… Read more »
As the property and construction industry continues to dodge and dive recessions, market slumps and political instability, one company Building Services Design (BSD) has managed to negotiate these challenges, flying the flag for the East Midlands and surviving everything the industry has thrown at it. Despite mechanical and electrical engineering (M&E) not being the most… Read more »
Today at BSD, we formally launched our 25th anniversary celebrations with our staff. A small committee – which was made up of a colleague from each office – arrived in their respective work places early this morning to blow up helium balloons featuring the BSD 25th logo before tying them to each desk chair and… Read more »
It’s been a bumper year so far for BSD Manchester. Here is a taster of a few of the schemes we are delighted to have been appointed on… Nottingdale Village – Phase 3 We are partnering with Building Services Contractor LJJ on the design of a substantial development in a vibrant and ever changing… Read more »
Our Birmingham Office will be entering a team for this years Wolf Run in Warwickshire to help raise money in memory of a colleague, the pack will consist of nine engineers and a young pup, in the form of the office admin apprentice. The autumn wolf run will take place on September 2nd at Welsh… Read more »
Each year at BSD, the Engineers are given the opportunity to study for a qualification which is fully supported by the company. Three years ago, three employees dedicated their spare time to complete a BEng Degree course in Building Services Engineering from Coventry University to enhance their knowledge and experience. This was undertaken whilst still… Read more »
We are pleased to welcome our two new starters to the London Office;- Marjan Mahaei has joined the team as a Thermal Modeller and Ali Qureshi has joined as a Mechanical Engineer. We wish you both well with BSD and we hope you enjoy the City life!
Congratulations to Mark Dyer in our Cambridge Office who has recently been promoted and is now the Director of Cambridge! Mark joined BSD in April 2002 as an Electrical Engineer and has progressed immensely since; developing himself through to Senior Engineer and more recently Associate Director. Mark has developed the Cambridge Office into his own and… Read more »
BSD loves recognising it’s staff and especially when there is a day dedicated to a growing number of them. Following on the success of the 2016 National Women in Engineering Day, today we celebrate International Women in Engineering Day and we are proud to show off our very own female engineers. This day of Women in… Read more »
The recent terror attacks on UK cities have had a profound impact on the whole nation. After the bombing in Manchester in May 2017, the local BSD team wanted to do something to help. They asked BSD staff across the whole company to each donate just a small amount to help those affected by the… Read more »
Congratulations to Craig Jackson, our Director in London who achieved his 20 year service milestone on 11 June, 2017! Craig joined BSD back in 1997 where he has grown and established the London Office, we hope you have enjoyed your 20 years with BSD and we look forward to the next 20!
We are pleased to announce that May saw BSD welcome two new starters into the business. Chris Reid joined us as a Junior Electrical Engineer for our Kettering Office Chris Russell joined us as a Mechanical Engineer for our Manchester Office We wish well for both Chris’s at BSD and hope they enjoy being part… Read more »
Every year at BSD, we give our employees the chance to nominate a charity for us to sponsor for the year. Staff can nominate any charity and we try to encourage suggestions that have a particular relevance to an individual or office region. Previously we have supported The Robin Cancer Trust and Alzheimer’s Society. This… Read more »
BSD were awarded a Special Commendation award in the Best M&E Engineering Consultancy category last night at The Grafters. Managing Director David White was presented with the award along with Sean Langton and Charlotte Glover from our Manchester Office. There were nine companies shortlisted and it is an honour to walk away with this recognition…. Read more »
In October 2014, Cyber Essentials became a minimum requirement for bidding for some government contracts, this includes the newly awarded Crown Commercial Services Framework (CCS). Cyber Essentials aims to help organisations implement basic levels of protection against cyber attack, protecting the confidentiality of data and therefore demonstrating to their customers that they take cyber… Read more »
Our City Centre based office is now 16 months old and continues to go from strength to strength with projects secured not only locally but also nationally. Student Accommodation at New Walk Leicester BSD will be working with local Leicestershire firm, TMDP LLP, delivering full detailed design duties for the new student accommodation based on… Read more »
We are pleased to announce that Ashvek Naik has joined the team in Leicester as a Mechanical Engineer. We wish well with BSD and hope he enjoys being part of this young and dynamic team.
We would like to extend a warm welcome to Jonathan Smith who joined our Head Office on Monday 3 April 2017, as a CAD Technician. We wish you well and hope you will be very happy at BSD.