WANTED! New Team Members…

We’re looking for two new members of the ESC team – an Electrical Design Engineer and a Mechanical Design Engineer. 

If you think a career in a busy and progressive consultancy may be the next step for you, full details of the roles and how to apply can be found via the links below… 

ELECTRICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER

We look forward to hearing from you! 

ESC is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

Please note we do not accept applications via recruitment agencies.

Snowball 2019

We’re thrilled to be one of the sponsors for this year’s Property for Kids Snowball 2019. Make sure the date is in your diary and please do book your tickets (by emailing emma@barques.co.uk) before the event sells out! 

And if you too would like to help with sponsorship (and promoting your business), please contact Charlotte Fullard of LSH who will be only too pleased to explain the options.  

 

BREEAM Fees to Increase

The BRE have advised that, as of 1st December 2019, their fees for BREEAM UK New Construction assessments are to increase.

The registration fee will increase to £265 (up from £250) and the QA fees will increase as follows…

BREEAM Fees to Increase

Additionally, the Fast Track Fee to £875 (up from £550), and fees for amending and re-issuing an existing certificate will increase to £135.

 

For full details of the BRE’s pricing amendments or for more information on the fee structure for any other BRE scheme certification, please contact Vicki Wilson.

 

A full breakdown of the BREEAM fee increase can be found here and the fee sheet for each individual scheme may be found here.

THG at ICON, Manchester

We’re extremely proud to be part of the team working on the impressive new development of offices and content creation facilities for THG at ICON, Manchester.

THG at ICON

104,000 ft² of office space over four floors is being created, along with content creation studios of 168,000 ft².

Completion is expected in July 2020. 

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Please see our ‘Engineering Projects‘ page for information on how we’ve made the engineering difference to a wide range of other developments

#EngineersDeclare

As building services engineers & sustainability consultants, we’re proud to have signed the #EngineersDeclare Climate & Biodiversity Emergency Declarations. This reinforces our commitment to ensuring we impact positively on our environment. 

To read the full declarations and discover how you can play your part in this important movement, please visit https://buildingservicesengineersdeclare.com

#constructiondeclares #architectsdeclare #ClimateEmergency #BiodiversityEmergency #ClimateCrisis

#EngineersDeclare

We’re Feeling Fruity!

We’re feeling a little bit fruity in the ESC office!

As part of our commitment to the health and wellbeing of everyone that uses our offices, visitors will now be able to snack on a selection of fruit (presuming the team have left any for you, of course!)

N.B. Regular visitors please note – if you’re not feeling fruity, the retro biscuit assortment will still be available! 😉We're feeling a little bit fruity!

If you’d like advice on how we can assist you improve the health and wellbeing of your workplace (or even to measure it and obtain certification), please contact our Environmental and Sustainability Consultants who will be only too pleased to chat with you. 

#GoingBananas #Fitwel #FeelingFruity #hospitality #healthandwellbeing 🍎🍐🍊🍇🍒🥝🍌

 

BREEAM AP Qualifications for Jess & Amy

Huge congratulations go to Amy Clutterbuck & Jessica Lees who have just received their BREEAM AP (BREEAM Accredited Professional) qualifications!

Amy Clutterbuck and Jessica Lees have just qualified as BREEAM Accredited Professionals/Advisory Professionals!

The BREEAM AP qualification is granted to experienced construction professionals able to prove their knowledge of environmental and associated design processes through a rigorous programme of studying, a number of workshops and, of course, this is all followed by an exam.BREEAM AP

As qualified BREEAM AP’s, Jess and Amy are now able to provide our clients’ design teams with expert advice on built environment sustainability, environmental design and environmental assessment. They’re also able to facilitate the team’s efforts to successfully schedule activities, set priorities and negotiate the trade-offs required to achieve the targeted BREEAM rating during the formal assessment stages.

Extra credits are also awarded in certain BREEAM schemes for appointing and using an Accredited Professional, recognising the significant contribution they can make to the design process.

Please do contact our BREEAM team  if you’d like to discuss how appointing a BREEAM Assessor or Accredited Profession could benefit your project.  

Congratulations, Amy & Jess! It’s safe to say all that hard work and the hours of study have certainly paid off!