Archive: December, 2015

New generation of engineers gear up for careers in high speed rail

Posted by adminbackup - December 18, 2015 - Newsroom

New generation of engineers gear up for careers in high speed rail  Local students to become high speed rail engineers of the future Scholarship programme continues to help address major UK skills shortage in the built environment Local engineering students who will be among the first to work on the new high speed rail route […]

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Birmingham’s Paradise scheme enters crucial next stage

Posted by adminbackup - December 14, 2015 - Newsroom

Birmingham’s Paradise scheme enters crucial next stage The transformation of Birmingham’s landscape has taken a significant step forward with the start of major clearance works at the £500 million Paradise regeneration scheme – paving the way for the construction of the first phase that will comprise two premium contemporary speculative office buildings totalling more than […]

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Birmingham’s visitor economy to hit all-time high in 2015

Posted by adminbackup - December 8, 2015 - Newsroom

Figures show Birmingham’s annual visitor numbers and tourism revenue will be highest on record City’s ‘Super September’ sees visitor numbers reach 10 year high during momentous month   Birmingham is set to attract the highest number of visitors on record in 2015, with arrivals to the city expected to reach 38.1 million, and tourism revenue […]

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Midlands Engine launches new prospectus

Posted by adminbackup - December 4, 2015 - Newsroom

Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, Sajid Javid, was in Birmingham today where he presented the Midlands Engine Prospectus at a launch summit, which was also attended by senior politicians and business leaders from the East and West Midlands. The Midlands Engine sets out the aims for the whole of the Midlands to […]

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