News: Dec 2016

A great opportunity to meet old friends and make new contacts

On 4 November IDOM participated in the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Supply Chain Event at Event City in Manchester. This is a popular event in the industry and all the main suppliers in the UK nuclear market were present. Our stand was manned by Rob Carter, Paul Swallow from the UK and Rafael Higes and Carlos [...]

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nuclear-services

News: Dec 2016

Mindfulness and awareness, instilling a new safety culture

One of our Nuclear Engineers, Ioanna Playbell, has developed a method of instilling a great safety culture into companies and projects. She has named it the Socrates Method, as he is the father of critical thinking upon which the method is based and which is indeed one of the key requirements in any safety culture. [...]

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News: Sep 2016

Next step for Dock 2 at Leicester’s Pioneer Park

PLANS submitted for Dock 2 – which will provide grow-on workspace for hi-tech businesses at Leicester’s Pioneer Park reveal a modular based solution arranged to accentuate the identity of each unit. A simple twist in the arrangement of the modules creates a variety of views and spaces, including side terraces and overhangs. The building will [...]

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Dock 2

News: Sep 2016

Idom Merebrook Enhance Road Safety Audit Service

During the last three years Idom Merebrook’s Highways and Transportation Team have undertaken almost 100 Road Safety Audits on Local Authority managed roads. Enhancing this service, Gavin Snowball, who leads our Transport Planning team based in Manchester, has recently been awarded the Highways England Certificate of Competency in Road Safety Audits. This award means that [...]

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Highways England

News: Sep 2016

Redevelopment of Standard Wharf

Merebrook have been appointed by Standard Wharf Ltd for the re-development of Standard Wharf, on the River Thames at Erith in Bexley, a favoured anchorage site on the Thames since Saxon times. The Port of London Authority (PLA) manages 95 miles of the tidal Thames, including the area of Standard Wharf and works to keep [...]

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Erith-Standard Wharf

News: Jul 2016

Crossrail and Idom Merebrook

Idom Merebrook, one of the UK’s leading multi-disciplinary engineering consultancies has been working on Crossrail, one of the UK’s most ambitious rail projects, for the past five years. Idom Merebrook believes this experience has galvanized their rail credentials, and will help further develop their rail division. Crossrail Limited is delivering a new railway for the [...]

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Crossrail

News: Jul 2016

Go4Set STEM Day

On June 23rd Siobhan Jackson and Simon Hassall took part in the Go4Set STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) day which was held this year at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. For the uninitiated the STEM programme encourages professionals in industry to become ‘STEM ambassadors’ and to work with school children to help encourage and inspire [...]

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Go4Set STEM

News: Jul 2016

Kate the elephant’s packed her trunk – ready for her move to the new elephant house

Idom Merebrook’s Building Services team in Manchester have been appointed to design the M&E services for Blackpool Zoo’s new elephant house. When complete the new 2000m2 facility will be capable of housing up to 6 Asian Elephants. In addition to elephant pens, the facility will comprise of offices, public viewing areas, hay barn and plant [...]

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Kate the elephant

News: Jul 2016

Delighted to announce that we are now an approved supplier to Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear New Build and Nuclear Projects

IDOM’s UK Nuclear Services division is pleased to announce that following an audit of its design processes and integrated management system it has received accreditation as an approved supplier for engineering services to Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear New Build & Nuclear Projects. The accreditation covers design and verification services for both nuclear island and non-nuclear island [...]

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News: Jul 2016

One of the best experiences of my life

Our Amy Jones recently got back from Ghana where she spent 2 weeks volunteering. “I was staying in a village called Aduamo within the Kawhu region of Ghana. I was able to help with teaching English and Maths in the local school and complete construction of a school building that had run out of funding. [...]

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