Latest News - May 2015

Gloucester Services Southbound Opens to the Public

26 May 2015

Motorists on the M5 can take a break at the new Gloucester Services Southbound after it opened its doors to the public for the first time last week.


BWB Sweeps the Board at National Awards Event

22 May 2015

BWB Consulting swept the board at the 2015 ACE Engineering Excellence Awards winning two category awards plus the overall Diamond Award for "winner of winners".


21 May 2015

Ambitious plans to create a new residential and business district in Manchester have been submitted to Trafford Council with BWB playing a key role in the application. The Trafford Waters scheme is a major mixed-use development of 3,000 apartments and 875,000 square feet of commercial space on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal. 

BWB Sponsors FBE Breakfast Seminar

14 May 2015

BWB were proud to sponsor the FBE Breakfast Seminar: A Tale of Two Cities – Salford & Bolton, which took place on the morning of Thursday 14th May at the iconic Free Trade Hall in Manchester.

Potential Double at the Nottingham Business Awards

13 May 2015

BWB are proud to have been nominated for two categories at the forthcoming Nottingham Post Business Awards that are to be held later this month.

BWB 25 Years - 25 Things About BWB #3

13 May 2015

#3. The first major multi-disciplinary project undertaken by BWB was the £35 million Alliance & Leicester HQ at Narborough in 1996 – a massive project for the size of the practice at the time.

Optimus Point Is Off and Running!

13 May 2015

It is with much satisfaction and pride that BWB can report on another significant milestone at the Optimus Point warehouse and distribution development at Glenfield, Leicestershire. Whilst the project was granted Outline Planning Permission in 2012, Wilson Bowden Developments have been successful in their recent application for a Detailed Planning consent on the first plots.


11 May 2015

A drainage scheme that will protect a village repeatedly hit by flooding whilst saving the local council £800,000 has been designed by a BWB engineer.


11 May 2015

BWB Consulting recently co-hosted the latest in a series of Birmingham based ‘Well Advised Lunches’ with SGH Martineau and BNP Paribas Real Estate. The event was held at BNP Paribas recently refurbished Birmingham office and was attended by over 45 prominent members of the West Midlands development sector and looked at some of the hot topics associated with development viability and deliverability.