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apT event will help set construction firms on road to success

apT event will help set construction firms on road to success

A special event to help put developers and the construction industry on the road to success with planners is being staged in Telford next month. Development consultancy apT is hosting a free meet-the-experts event to discuss ways it can work with the industry in...

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New appointments for Shropshire building contractor

New appointments for Shropshire building contractor

Building contractor Pave Aways has appointed two new Contracts Managers to underpin its strategy for sustainable growth. Gordon McCartin, who has worked for national construction giants Balfour Beatty, Willmott Dixon and BAM, will be based at the firm’s headquarters...

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Promotion for Joe after exam success

Promotion for Joe after exam success

A leading building surveyor has been promoted to head the building control team at Telford-based consultancy apT just weeks after gaining a prestigious new qualification. Joe Strafford has been appointed to lead the seven-strong building control team at apT, the...

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Shropshire Chamber Business Awards

Shropshire Chamber Business Awards

SCE member Pave Aways has been named as one of four finalists for this year’s Company of the Year title at Shropshire Chamber Business Awards. Judges will visit staff at the Knockin-based company in the coming weeks to find out more about the company and its projects....

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Joe joins elite club after exam success

Joe joins elite club after exam success

A leading building surveyor from a Telford consultancy has joined an elite club – after passing a rigorous new exam on fire safety regulation. Joe Strafford, Principal Building Surveyor at apT, is now the only surveyor in Shropshire independently accredited by Local...

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Spring social to focus on major construction projects

Spring social to focus on major construction projects

Businesses from Shropshire’s construction sector will gather in Shrewsbury later this month to discuss major projects and developments in the area. The informal spring get together hosted by networking group Shropshire Constructing Excellence (SCE) will be held at the...

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‘Smart Villages’ the way forward for Shropshire communities

‘Smart Villages’ the way forward for Shropshire communities

The concept of developing ‘smart villages’ across the county of Shropshire will be thrown into the spotlight at an event this week. Paul Moran, chairman of network group Shropshire Constructing Excellence (SCE), has been invited to talk to businesses about how digital...

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SCE Appoints New Chairman

SCE Appoints New Chairman

We’re gearing up to support construction businesses across Shropshire in 2019 following the appointment of our new network leader. Paul Moran, Business Development Director for Oswestry based firm Pave Aways, took on the role of chairman for Shropshire Constructing...

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Female construction expert embarks on school tour

Female construction expert embarks on school tour

A leading female figure in Shropshire’s construction industry is set to embark on a tour of schools to inspire future talent. Victoria Lawson, the commercial director at Knockin based Pave Aways, will visit one school a month to talk about her career to date, skills...

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