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New engineering facility to address major skills gaps for ‘next industrial revolution’

A new £23 million facility dedicated to engineering teaching and research has been given the go-ahead at Nottingham Trent University. The development at the Clifton Campus comes after the university launched a new Department of Engineering and a range of innovative engineering courses designed in conjunction with major industry employers and experts. Courses in biomedical,… Read more

Nottingham business news round up: 14-18 May

This year’s Tech Nation survey has been revealed, the report, first published in 2015, provides detailed insights into the UK tech sector, city by city. In Nottingham the report highlights £1.3bn turnover by the city’s tech sector, which now provides over 11,000 jobs – in total over 22,000 jobs are specifically digital tech roles. It also provides insights into the… Read more

Nottingham agency win in European Awards

Impression Named Best SEO Agency Nottingham digital agency Impression has been recognised on the international stage with a win in the European Search Awards. The agency, which was founded in 2012 by Tom Craig and Aaron Dicks, was given the title Best Large SEO Agency in Europe at an awards ceremony held in Prague, fending… Read more

Tech Nation 2018 Report

The Tech Nation 2018 Report is part of a groundbreaking annual series that captures the strength, depth and breadth of digital tech activity in the UK. The first Tech Nation report was published in 2015 to help develop an understanding of the vibrant digital tech landscape in the UK. The 2018 Report continues to map… Read more

RIZKMCCAY SHORTLISTED FOR NATIONAL DESIGN AWARD

CREATIVE design and strategic marketing agency RizkMcCay has been nominated for a national award at The Drum Chip Shop Awards. The Nottingham-based agency has been shortlisted alongside other firms from throughout the UK in the Best Health category for its hypothetical NHS campaign targeting young people to raise awareness of the importance of organ donation.… Read more

CPMG ARCHITECTS SCOOPS TWO RICS DESIGN AWARDS FOR EAST MIDS PROJECTS

CPMG Architects has scooped two prestigious Design Through Innovation Awards at the regional RICS Awards. The design teams behind the Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) at Cranfield University and the STEMLab at Loughborough University have been recognised for delivering exceptional building designs which have had a positive impact on communities. The flagship AIRC scheme scooped… Read more

The East Midlands Top 200 Report 2018

The East Midlands 200 top performing businesses have grown profits by an average 35% and employment by 8%, and together provide more than 48,000 jobs, according to the findings of this year’s East Midlands Top 200 Report produced by the regional office of business and financial adviser Grant Thornton UK LLP in partnership with the… Read more

Station Street Scheme in for Planning

Award-winning urban developer Bildurn is a step closer to delivering an exciting new mixed-use development on Station Street in Nottingham. The city centre scheme’s development brief provides for the construction of new Grade A offices, in addition to residential accommodation, including student. The office element, designed by Franklin Ellis Architects, is set to deliver 50,000… Read more