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Global Pharmaceutical Firm AstraZeneca Gets Expansion Approval

AstraZeneca – the global sciene-led biopharmaceutical business – has received the go-ahead for a new 8,890 sq m facility in Macclesfield. The site, on their Hurdsfield Campus, will see a new facility built that would house manufacturing, technical, storage and preparation areas for more than 72 employees. Cheshire East Council has given the thumbs up […]

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Project Speed: Framework-Enabled Accelerated Procurement Holds the Key to Construction Bounceback

THE Prime Minister today outlined his plans to ‘build build build’ and ‘build back better’ during a speech in the West Midlands, intended to help the country – and economy – bounce back as quickly as possible. Gerard Toplass, executive chairman at Pagabo, reacts to the investment promises and discusses how procurement can assist with the […]

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Sheffield Property Association Announce Involvement in Virtual Sheffield City Region Conference

Sheffield Property Association (S-PA), the collective voice for property and real estate in Sheffield, has announced their involved in Friday’s (3rd July) Sheffield City Region Development Conference. The Conference is set to focus on collaborative working across the region to drive economic growth, regeneration and investment – with future development projects totalling billions of pounds […]

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Sheffield City Region Strikes New Devolution Deal

Just days before the Sheffield City Region Development Conference a major announcement has been made surrounding the topic of devolution. A new landmark deal has been struck that will unlock additional funding and powers to drive development, investment and economic growth across the City Region. The deal, worth millions of pounds in additional funding, will […]

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Swan Housing Look to Develop New Modular Housing Factory

Documents have been released which show Swan Housing are looking to develop a new modular housing factory in Basildon which could produce over a thousand new homes a year. The £8.4m factory will aim to have a pipeline of 8,000 modular homes for delivery on sites across Essex and London – including the £500m Better […]

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New Details Revealed For £500m Southend Project

Further intel has been shared on the £500m Better Queensway project which is set to transform Southend-on-Sea. The scheme, being brought forward by Swan Housing and Southend-on-Sea Council, will see numerous apartment blocks being built with some as high as 18-storeys with incredible views across the Thames Estuary, replacing current high rise flats which are […]

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