We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new website! Our new website has been developed to showcase our strengths and to demonstrate the value we add at design stage and the expertise we bring into construction and validation. Fully optimised for mobile devices, it allows the users to learn more about what we do and how we can help you, providing an array of useful information, guidance and advice.
Work on the project at AstraZeneca Macclesfield to build a new warehouse and packing hall, continues at pace, with project completion scheduled for October 2019. The project which commenced in October 2015 is now approaching its next major phase of works.
When it comes to site accommodation, comfort and style are not usually words that come to mind. However, all that is about to change, as we were recently successful in being awarded the £3.5M contract to design and build new site accommodation for the AstraZeneca CPS local projects function at the AstraZeneca Macclesfield site. The new two storey modular building, workshop, and operative welfare facilities, will provide accommodation for our team, the AstraZeneca CPS project management team, and other AstraZeneca term and non-term contract suppliers, design and construction teams.
John Rush (S.M.E. HVAC and Building Services) discusses the need for a more energy efficient approach to cleanroom design and ways in which this can be achieved. It's hardly surprising that energy efficiency is not a core priority for the senior technicians and pharmaceutical professionals involved in determining the design parameters for new cleanrooms.
We are pleased to announce that BES has been awarded a £4 million project to create a new production facility for opioid addiction treatment specialist, Indivior. Designed by BES to complement the existing assets at Indiviors' pharma campus in Hull, the new plant forms part of business continuity planning at Indivior, ensuring the company can continue to meet demand while providing the highest standards of health and safety for employees.
As part of our commitment to staff training, we have developed a 'Personal Effectiveness' course, tailored to meet the needs of the individuals and our organisation, and improve the service we offer to our clients.
On 24-25 April join us at exhibition stand 918 where Gary Horrocks, Business Development Manager will be available to demonstrate the use of virtual reality with BIM modelling so that you can experience true scale immersive interactivity when exploring design options even for the most sophisticated areas. To register click here. Venue address: Ricoh Arena Judds Ln Coventry CV6 6GE
We are delighted to announce that our quality management system has successfully transitioned to the 2015 standard. Following a comprehensive audit conducted by Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance Ltd (LRQA), we have been presented with ISO 9001:2015 certification ahead of the fast approaching transition deadline.
We are pleased to announce that Mike Robinson has been promoted to the position of BIM Manager. Mike has been at BES for 10 years and in this time he has improved the company's BIM strategy, developed our standardised templates and procedures and assisted with enhancing the quality and productivity of our Revit modelling.
At BES, not only are we committed to providing our clients with a reliable and professional service, we are equally dedicated to being good stewards in our community. Over the years, we have been supporting a range of charities and groups, raising money through fundraising and regularly providing financial donations to initiatives which help to improve local communities. As a part of our ethos of wanting to give back and to make a broader contribution to our new neighborhood, this year we have decided to focus our support on the work of one organisation. Our chosen charity for 2017 is Rochdale based Springhill Hospice which has been providing specialist palliative care to patients with life-limiting illnesses in a peaceful and homely environment since 1989.