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TURNKEY DELIVERY [VIDEO 4] - #THEWAYWEWORK

TURNKEY DELIVERY [VIDEO 4] - #THEWAYWEWORK

08/09/2020

This next #TheWayWeWork video features the construction time lapse footage and a brief interview with our Project Manager, Sean Ferguson. You will learn about our processes which allow us to maintain the highest levels of quality and health and safety, whilst also building on a fast track basis.

Supporting communities with Recycling Lives

Supporting communities with Recycling Lives

08/09/2020

We are very pleased to report that as a result of our recycling and waste management programme, implemented together with Recycling Lives on two recent construction projects, we supported the delivery of more than 700 meals to vulnerable communities across Lancashire and Cumbria...READ MORE

COORDINATED SOLUTION [VIDEO 3]- #THEWAYWEWORK

COORDINATED SOLUTION [VIDEO 3]- #THEWAYWEWORK

26/08/2020

The third video in the series focuses on the planning and design phases of the project. It introduces a number of our established workshops and meetings which encourage collaboration and are an integral part of our project delivery. Our Design Lead, Marcus Francis describes our approach to design and reveals what really brings the scheme to life.

BES to create a new Quality Assurance Laboratory

BES to create a new Quality Assurance Laboratory

24/08/2020

We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a contract for the design and construction of a new Quality Assurance Laboratory for a pharmaceutical blue chip client. Employed as principal designer and principal contractor, our dedicated team will deliver this project on a full turnkey basis, including civil and structural, architectural, HVAC and electrical services...READ MORE

Mike Stigberg promoted to Principal Engineer

Mike Stigberg promoted to Principal Engineer

17/08/2020

We are thrilled to announce the promotion of Mike Stigberg to our new Principal Engineer. Mike joined the company seven years ago and has advanced through progressively more responsible positions within our design department, where he has played a key role in delivering projects to clients such as GSK, AstraZeneca Cambridge, Bespak and Bio Products Limited. We carried out a brief interview with Mike to learn more about his new role and his biggest passion outside working at BES. ...READ MORE

Cleanroom Energy Optimisation through CFD Simulation

Cleanroom Energy Optimisation through CFD Simulation

10/08/2020

With the introduction of a new ISO 14644-16 standard, it’s become even more important to ensure that the performance of your cleanroom has been fully optimised to reduce its energy consumption. The ISO document, published in June 2019, recognises that the energy usage of controlled environments is significantly higher than other commercial buildings of similar size. A considerable amount of energy is usually used by a cleanroom’s HVAC system, due to the high fan power required to achieve specific cleanrooms’ standards... READ MORE

INTEGRATED TEAM [VIDEO 2] - #THEWAYWEWORK

INTEGRATED TEAM [VIDEO 2] - #THEWAYWEWORK

29/07/2020

In this episode of #TheWayWeWork series, you will be able to learn more about our values and how they translate into behaviours and the customer experience. The video introduces our core team of in-house designers, engineers and construction professionals, who were carefully selected to meet the specific needs of CSA Catapult.

COLLABORATIVE APPROACH [VIDEO 1]- #THEWAYWEWORK

COLLABORATIVE APPROACH [VIDEO 1]- #THEWAYWEWORK

15/07/2020

Our first video in #TheWayWeWork series sets the scene for the project, providing an overview of our scope of work and the client’s needs. You will meet our Engineering Director, Paul Marsh who tells us about the project’s challenges and its key drivers, explaining the methodology which helps us to turn our ‘Exceeding Expectations’ strapline into a genuine reality.

BES delivers Cobra Biologics' Viral Vector Suites

BES delivers Cobra Biologics' Viral Vector Suites

02/07/2020

We are very pleased to announce that we have completed a viral vector suite facility for Cobra Biologics (“Cobra”); a biologics specialist at the forefront of COVID-19 vaccine scale-up and manufacturing. Located within Keele University campus, Cobra has invested in upgrading part of its existing development and production facility with 3 viral vector suites to enable the company to expand its clinical and commercial viral vector services as a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organisation (CDMO). The time-critical project is a pivotal element of the company’s commercial strategy and BES has delivered the project despite the social distancing and supply chain challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The International Women in Engineering Day

The International Women in Engineering Day

23/06/2020

We are delighted to join the Women's Engineering Society (WES) and their campaign #ShapeTheWorld, in support of Women in Engineering Day (#INWED20), which takes place on the 23rd of June. As a show of support we would like to celebrate the women working for BES and the important roles they play within our company. Undoubtedly they are all helping to ‘shape BES’, and are having a positive impact on all aspects of our business including management, technical design, business development, commercial, digital, safety and quality. READ MORE