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Read the latest news about Briggs and Forrester.

8th May 2018
Kevin Mason and Matthew Dickerson

Kevin Mason (pictured left) and Matthew Dickerson (right), recently took part in the London Marathon to raise money for their chosen charities, Macmillan Cancer Support and Autism Concern.

It was the hottest marathon on record, with temperatures reaching 24.1 degrees. A record 386,050 people applied for this year's race - almost a third more than 2017 and the highest number for any marathon in the world.

4th May 2018

Works are well underway on the refurbishment of the Cummins Turbo Technologies manufacturing and office facility in Huddersfield.

The facility upgrade is almost complete on one section of the project, with an aim to complete an area of offices by the end May. 

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services are the management contractor and building services contractor on the project, and it will be delivered in phased handovers which are due to finish early 2020.

3rd May 2018

CES have been awarded the M&E maintenance contracts for two large developments in central London. Both developments were installed by Briggs & Forrester and will add to CES' expanding portfolio within the Residential sector in the capital.

The developments are made up of a number of apartment blocks and CES will maintain the central services to landlords and common areas in each.

The contract will be managed from our London office and services delivered by CES on-site engineers specialist service partners.

2nd May 2018

Fitting motion detectors on your lights, to turn them off when no one is in the room saves lights being left on unnecessarily. Infrared or microwave sensors detect movement and automatically turn the lights on or off. Most sensors allow you to change their settings and set the timer to suit your working environment.

2nd May 2018

The Briggs and Forrester Group has been awarded the Greener Path Award for ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ from ACM Environmental PLC for the third year running.

ACM Environmental PLC is a recycling-led waste management company who helps their clients both to reduce the cost of their waste and harness the profit in it. Their Greener Path Awards celebrate the work businesses are doing to reduce the impact they have on the environment.  Businesses who demonstrate exemplary effort and achievement in minimising waste, boosting recycling and increasing landfill diversion are recognised. 

2nd May 2018

Low Energy Consultancy are pleased to announce they have recently been awarded a place on the NHS Construction Consultancy Services Framework.

This is a 4 year framework to provide energy efficiency and environmental support including BREEAM, to the NHS and Public Sector organisations within the UK.

The benefits of the framework for LEC include full exposure to the public sector and NHS organisations in the UK for the duration of the framework.

25th April 2018

Low Energy Consultancy are pleased to announce their latest success at last weeks East Midlands Energy Efficiency Awards 2018.

LEC received the Highly Commended award for Regional Energy Consultancy, and Adam Alexander, Managing Director, received Commended for Energy Efficiency Champion.

This follows their recent success at the South East Energy Efficiency Awards where they were Commended in both the Regional Energy Consultancy and Regional Energy Efficiency Champion categories.

25th April 2018

An unblocked fireplace can result in wasted energy, and can increase your energy bill by hundreds of pounds each year. You can reduce costs by capping your chimney or, if you use it occasionally, block the draught with an inflatable chimney balloon.

Another alternative is a transparent perspex fireplace shield that lets you see your fireplace but seals it when it's not in use. The fireplace shield can also be easily removed when you want to light your fire.

25th April 2018

For a number of years Combined Energy Solutions has been working with Places for People; a leisure Centre chain operating throughout the entirety of the UK. Since the start of 2018 CES have added a further six centres to their current portfolio, building on an already strong relationship.

With the inclusion of these six new sites, CES now provides PPM services and reactive works for 80 Places for People centres across the country. CES oversee the provision of specialist combustion, refrigeration and associated plant and controls maintenance services at each site.

24th April 2018
H&V News Awards Winners 2018

The Briggs & Forrester Group has won three coveted awards at this year’s H&V News Award.

The results of the H&V News Awards were revealed on 19th April at the esteemed Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London, where over 1,000 of the HVAC industry elite came together for a night of recognition and celebration of the sector’s achievements.