Eastwood & Partners' Macmillan Coffee Morning…

Our Sheffield office looked like an episode of the Great British Bake Off on the 28th September when the company took part in the world’s biggest coffee morning to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. The coffee morning was arranged by two of our Graduate Engineers and everyone got to show off their talents for baking (and nipping to M&S) whilst raising money for a great cause. Overall, a total of £750 was raised for the wonderful charity, with Eastwood’s matching the employee donations. We think that Paul and Prue would be proud!

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32 Years of Middleborough Car Park

32 Years of Middleborough Car Park

We have been involved with the Middleborough Car Park in Colchester for over 32 years.  It may qualify as our longest running project, having started as job no.5450, and now we are well into the 40,000’s!

The car park is a five-storey reinforced concrete structure built using the lift slab technique.  That involves casting all of the floors at ground level, one above the other, jacking them up the full height precast concrete columns, then locking them into place with steel wedges.   It was constructed during the summer of 1979.

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ICE Certificate for BIM

ICE Certificate for BIM

We are delighted to announce that our newly appointed BIM Manager, Steve Jackson, has recently completed his ICE Certificate for BIM.

Steve attended the two-day ‘ICE BIM for Infrastructure’ course and one-day ‘BIM Implementation – Putting People First’ course in order to develop his knowledge and understanding of how to implement BIM Level 2 here at Eastwood & Partners.

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