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COP28: Key findings and takeaways

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Introduction COP28 was the world’s largest climate conference, and the 28th annual United Nations (UN) meeting. With over 85,000 in attendance, it served as a forum for governments and delegates to discuss mitigation, adaptation, and responses to climate change. The conference facilitated collaboration among a diverse range of stakeholders, including n...
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Acivico Director joins Sustainability West Midlands’ board

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In a move underlining Acivico Group’s commitment to the delivery of sustainability, Lindsay Harris, Director of Project and Programme Management at Acivico Group, has joined the Board at Sustainability West Midlands as a Non-Executive Director. Lindsay, who leads the project management and clerk of works teams at construction consultancy Acivico Group, is an...
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‘Project 80’ participants celebrate LABC building excellence award

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Acivico Group’s building control team played a key role in the delivery of ‘Project 80’ for social housing provider Midland Heart and is delighted to hear that the project has received the LABC ‘West Midlands Best Small Social Housing Development Award’. The project, situated in Grosvenor Road, Handsworth, Birmingham, has also been named as a finalist in the...
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Acivico Group to support UKREiiF

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Building consultancy Acivico Group has confirmed its participation in the next UK Real Estate Investment and Infrastructure Forum (UKREiiF) being held in Leeds in May 2024.  Industry experts from the multi-disciplinary consultancy are to host one of the Forum seminars and the consultancy will also exhibit at the event. Marina Robertson, Group Managing Direct...
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Acivico appointed for North Birmingham Academy project

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Acivico has been appointed to handle project management, quantity surveying and clerk of works services on the £11m extension and refurbishment of North Birmingham Academy in Perry Common, Birmingham. Due for completion in July 2024, the project involves the refurbishment of existing facilities at North Birmingham Academy as well as the construction of a n...
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New building regulations: What you need to know

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Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy and the subsequent report by Dame Judith Hackitt, a major review of the regulatory regime and culture in the construction sector has led to significant change. Here we talked with Kevin Blunden, Director of Building Consultancy at Acivico, about the new changes being introduced for building inspection and the implications...
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Acivico joins the Board of Constructing Excellence

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In a move underlining Acivico Group’s commitment to driving industry best practice and supporting the construction industry in the Midlands region, Acivico Group Managing Director Marina Robertson has been appointed to the Board of Constructing Excellence Midlands. Acivico is a long standing member of Constructing Excellence and an ongoing sponsor of the Co...
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Congratulations to this year’s G4C future leader award winner

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As the official sponsor of this year’s Constructing Excellence Midlands’ ‘G4C Future Leader Award’, we would like to extend our congratulations to this year’s winner, Nikita Badesha, who works as a Quantity Surveyor at Rider Levett Bucknell. Nikita was shortlisted for the award along with Molly Shaw from Speller Metcalfe and Elliott Webb from Arup. The award...
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Acivico to invest £100K in learning & development

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Acivico Group is to invest more than £100,000 in its employee learning and development programme this year. The programme aims to drive professional development at all levels and is a core part of the consultancy’s ongoing organisational development strategy. Designed to equip individuals and teams with the additional knowledge, skills and competencies they ...
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Acivico Supports LABC Training Scheme

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Acivico Group is supporting construction body, LABC, with the delivery of its ‘fully funded trainee scheme’ by providing LABC students with a three-year training programme at the Birmingham based building consultancy firm. In a move reflecting Acivico Group’s commitment to the development of construction sector professionals, the three new trainees will work...
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