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Dennis Flower, Editor

Court ruling preserves right to adjudicate

A decision by Scotland’s Court of Session has preserved the statutory rights of companies to refer disputes arising under contract to adjudication.

Record profits for Robertson Group

Robertson Group has reported record profit and a 13 per cent rise in turnover, with its construction division posting growth of 21 per cent.

Industry responds to the Lyons Housing Review

Industry responds to the Lyons Housing Review

The Lyons Housing Review, established by Ed Miliband and chaired by Sir Michael Lyons, has put forward a number of recommendations to deal with the increasing issue of lack of affordable housing available.

Finalists announced for National Apprenticeship Awards

Finalists announced for National Apprenticeship Awards

The National Apprenticeship Awards, now in their eleventh year, celebrate the success of the country’s most exceptional apprentices and Apprenticeship employers.

HEINEKEN to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% by 2020

Heineken to reduce CO2 emissions by 40% by 2020

As part of its drive to reduce CO2 emissions, Heineken has installed solar panels at its brewery in North Yorkshire.

New BREEAM Refurbishment & Fit-Out scheme is launched

New BREEAM Refurbishment & Fit-Out scheme is launched

The latest in the BREEAM family of sustainability rating schemes was launched yesterday at the property trade show, MIPIM, in London.

Encouraging growth in apprentices starts

Encouraging growth in apprentices starts

JTL, a training provider in support of apprenticeships in building services engineering, has seen an 11.2% growth in recruitment in the twelve months to the end of July 2014.

Bolton landlords in court after baby suffers carbon monoxide poisoning

Bolton landlords in court after baby suffers carbon monoxide poisoning

Two Bolton landlords have been fined after a four-month-old baby and both his parents were taken to hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning.

Industry personnel involved in Worker of Year final

23 September 2014

Two people from the building services sector have been named as finalists within the UK Worker of the Year 2014 initiative.

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    H&V News - 8 October

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    8 October 2014

    Only available in our digital edition, H&V News covers the DECC’s announcement regarding the £95m which has been added to the government’s Contracts for Difference (CfD) fund for low-carbon electricity projects, the launch of Homeserve’s Homeserve Alliance Franchising business, aimed at heating installers around the UK, and the floating solar panel project which includes 800 solar PV panels.

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    CPD lecture shows the value of valves

    Two continuing professional development courses were held at the H&V News offices, delivering in-depth information on the correct application of pressure independent control valves.

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    15 October 2014

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    Apprenticeships require a vigorously applied vision

    I read with interest and concern in equal measure some of the recent comments regarding apprenticeships.

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