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Engineering Building project wins regional property award

Engineering Building project wins regional property award

Posted by ch335 at Sep 18, 2017 11:48 AM |

The recent refurbishment of the Engineering Building roof has been recognised at the East Midlands Property Dinner Awards 2017.

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Engineering Building shortlisted for major award

Engineering Building shortlisted for major award

Posted by ch335 at Jul 06, 2017 02:35 PM |

The recent refurbishment of the Engineering Building roof has been shortlisted in the Architects’ Journal’s AJ Retrofit Awards 2017.

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Caroline Jeffery - Superstar

Caroline Jeffery - Superstar

Posted by kab14 at Jul 04, 2017 04:50 PM |

Our Environment Team Intern, Caroline Jeffery nominated as a superstar by students

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Centre for Medicine Winner in the 2017 Global Good Awards

Centre for Medicine Winner in the 2017 Global Good Awards

Posted by kab14 at May 24, 2017 11:20 AM |

Passivhaus Centre for Medicine was the winner of the Building Sustainability Project in the 2017 Global Good Awards

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Mark Heggs Commended in National Awards Ceremony

Mark Heggs Commended in National Awards Ceremony

Posted by kab14 at May 16, 2017 05:45 PM |

University of Leicester's Mark Heggs one of 9 Finalists at the Institute of Clerk of Works and Construction Inspectorate of Great Britain (ICWCI) Building on Quality Awards 2017

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International Award for Centre for Medicine Project

International Award for Centre for Medicine Project

Posted by kab14 at May 10, 2017 05:25 PM |

University of Leicester Centre for Medicine wins S-Lab 2017 Award for Environmentally Sustainable Building

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Centre for Medicine Project Wins Major Environmental Award

Centre for Medicine Project Wins Major Environmental Award

Posted by kab14 at May 05, 2017 02:30 PM |

University of Leicester Centre for Medicine was awarded the built environment project of the year at the ENDS Environmental Impact Awards

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A Day on the Roof

A Day on the Roof

Posted by kab14 at May 03, 2017 12:25 PM |

Estates spend Maundy Thursday installing 3 chillers and a satellite ground station on the roof of the Physics and Astronomy Building

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Refurbishment of 107-111 Princess Road East

Refurbishment of 107-111 Princess Road East

Posted by kab14 at Apr 10, 2017 12:55 PM |

Complete internal and external refurbishment of 107-111 Princess Road East to create a new home for the School of Media, Communication and Sociology

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Congratulations to Mark Heggs MSc

Congratulations to Mark Heggs MSc

Posted by kab14 at Apr 06, 2017 10:40 AM |

Mark Heggs, our Clerk of Works (Buildings) has successfully completed an MSc in Building Surveying from the University of Northumbria

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New Medical Teaching Facilities Shortlisted for Three LABC Awards

New Medical Teaching Facilities Shortlisted for Three LABC Awards

Posted by kab14 at Mar 31, 2017 04:10 PM |

The new medical teaching and examination facilities, funded by the University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust are shortlisted for 3 East Midlands Local Authority Building Control Awards

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Our Apprentice: Is Hired!

Our Apprentice: Is Hired!

Posted by kab14 at Mar 06, 2017 02:05 PM |

Campus Services Reactive Maintenance Team welcomes former apprentice to the full-time work force

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Steve's Campus Car Wash Raises Over £1000

Steve's Campus Car Wash Raises Over £1000

Posted by kab14 at Feb 23, 2017 09:15 AM |

Charity car wash to support member of campus services staff suffering from brain cancer

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February 2017 -  Re-Glazed Engineering Roof Revealed

February 2017 - Re-Glazed Engineering Roof Revealed

Posted by kab14 at Feb 20, 2017 09:15 AM |

Scaffolding and Netting Removal Displays New Engineering Roof

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Estates Staff in Unity with more than 1million people worldwide to raise more than £260 for Cancer Research UK

Estates Staff in Unity with more than 1million people worldwide to raise more than £260 for Cancer Research UK

Posted by kab14 at Feb 06, 2017 04:20 PM |

Brookfield Staff purchased Unity Bands for a minimum donation of £2 to raise more than £260 for Cancer Research UK World Cancer Day

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New Student Reading Room at Library Entrance

New Student Reading Room at Library Entrance

Posted by kab14 at Jan 18, 2017 03:45 PM |

Student reading room, David Wilson Library Ground Floor

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University Furniture Recycling Scheme Saves £146,757 in 2016

University Furniture Recycling Scheme Saves £146,757 in 2016

Posted by kab14 at Dec 21, 2016 02:55 PM |

Re-use of quality furniture has saved the University £461,635 since January 2012

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Fabulous New Outdoor Space In the Heart of Campus

Fabulous New Outdoor Space In the Heart of Campus

Posted by kab14 at Dec 01, 2016 03:35 PM |

The area between the Students Union Building and the David Wilson Library has been sensitively landscaped to provide an outdoor events space for our University Community

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Our University Climbs 64 Places in the Green League Table

Our University Climbs 64 Places in the Green League Table

Posted by kab14 at Nov 25, 2016 11:32 AM |

University of Leicester moves from a low 2:2 to a first class honours climbing 64 places in the People and Planet Green League Table

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Centre for Medicine Wins Regional Construction Award

Centre for Medicine Wins Regional Construction Award

Posted by kab14 at Nov 25, 2016 11:29 AM |

Passivhaus Centre for Medicine wins ProCon Leicestershire Sustainable Development of the Year 2016

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