Only two days to go until the winners of this year’s East Midlands fbe Awards are announced. The shortlist includes four university projects, a fire station, new residential accommodation for a nationwide charity and our very own Alex Perobelli, Graduate Mechanical Engineer in our Leicester office, who is in the running for the Best Rising… Read more »
Work is progressing a pace on our new Head Office on the North Kettering Business Park. This ariel photo shows the photovoltaic panels now in place. Sufficient in number to ensure that the building will be carbon neutral, therefore reducing our overall impact on the environment. The 68 panels which cover 120 sqm of the roof will… Read more »
Alex Perobelli, Graduate Mechanical Engineer from our Leicester office has been shortlisted for the Rising Star Award at the forthcoming FBE East Midlands awards. The award ceremony is being held at the City Rooms in Leicester on 6th October. Having excelled at Maths at school she went on to do an engineering degree at the… Read more »
We would like to extend a warm welcome to Ian Crust, who joined our London Office on Monday 5 September 2016, as a Technical CAD. We wish you well and hope you will be very happy at BSD.
BSD Leicester has seen steady growth since its move to Highcross at the beginning of the year, with several new staff as well as a growing order book. This week the photographer has been in taking some great group shots and individual profile photographs for our website. Keep an eye out over the next couple of… Read more »
Dimitrious Poulious has joined the BSD Birmingham team as a Graduate Mechanical Engineer. We wish him well in his new role.
Chichester Free School had its prayers answered when it found the perfect permanent site. It has been in temporary accommodation since its inception in 2013 but then bought the derelict Carmelite Convent on the outskirts of the town. The original late Victorian building was abandoned after a fire destroyed the chapel in 2010 following the… Read more »
Our staff have been working hard behind the scenes to promote BSD through the social media portal Twitter. As well as tweeting directly from @BSD_Consulting they have been using their own accounts to re-tweet and promote the page too. Isn’t it great when things pay off? 600 followers is a fantastic milestone although we’ve got… Read more »
We are pleased to welcome the following new recruits to our BSD team: Sam Duell has joined the company as HR Coordinator and will be based in the Corby office. Jo Nixon is also based in the Corby office and has joined the Accounts team as Credit Controller Jonathan Murphy has joined the Cambridge team… Read more »
BSD have been corporate members of the Wildlife Trust for many years and last year the Corby office entered the Wildlife Gardening at Work competition for the first time. They successfully won two categories: Best use of recycled materials in your wildlife garden Best small space wildlife garden and you can read the story… Read more »
A very warm welcome to the new members of our Cambridge team. Matt Farmer has joined us on a short contract as a CAD Technician and Ignasi Claveras who has joined us as a Mechanical & Sustainability Technical Engineer. We wish you well and hope you will be very happy at BSD.
The BSD London office has been appointed to carry out the design of the first ever lightning protection system on the 18th Century, Freemasons’ Hall in Covent Garden. This iconic Grade I listed building is the headquarters of the United Grand Lodge of England and has been used in many films and TV programmes over… Read more »
BSD Corby has been appointed for its second project at the 600 year old Royal Latin School in Buckingham. The £1M project is the refurbishment of the sixth form block. It will re-use the existing wiring to assist in budget control but will bring in new sub-mains and distribution boards. We will produce a thermal model of… Read more »
Tinsley House Detention Centre, adjacent to Gatwick airport, is a purpose built facility which was opened in 1996, and can accommodate up to 119 males and 8 families. Our London office has been appointed by AMD Environmental to do the full detailed design for the mechanical and electrical refurbishment of this building with a project value of £3.5m. The design… Read more »
…….on the back of the two awards we won last year we’ve been busy re-planting our window boxes and recycled tyre planters at the Corby office. We are corporate members of the Wildlife Trust and this time last year we entered their Gardening at Work competition. One of our female engineers built window boxes out… Read more »
Many congratulations to Tom Smith who is based in our Birmingham office. He has been doing a great job for us and his promotion to Mechanical Engineer is very well deserved.
BSD has been appointed by Integral to help deliver a new £53.5m student accommodation scheme for the University of Northampton. Kier Group are the Main Contractor. BSD have been instructed to do the full M&E detailed design for this prestigious project. Forming part of the University’s new £330m Waterside campus, the development will provide 1,166 student bedrooms through… Read more »
We would like to extend a warm welcome to Tom Hales, who joined our Leicester office on Monday 9 May 2016, as an Electrical Technician Engineer. We hope Tom will be very happy at BSD, and in the Leicester office in particular.
A team from our Manchester office took part in the Gung-Ho event in Heaton Park, on Saturday 30 April, and raised £650 for BSD’s Charity of the Year, The Robin Cancer Trust. Charlotte Glover describes their day below: It was an interesting day, weather wise. It started out relatively sunny but this soon changed to thunder, lightning, hail… Read more »
Following nominations and voting, our staff have once again chosen The Robin Cancer Trust (RCT) to be our charity of the year. We will keep you posted on fundraising events we will be holding over the next 12 months.