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Sisk starts on £200m Nestlé coffee factory
John Sisk has started work on Nestlé’s £200m extension to its factory in Tutbury, Derbyshire.
The scheme is the Nestlé group’s largest construction project worldwide and will bring together all of the firm’s UK coffee production, including freeze dried, spray dried and pod technology.
Monster lift sends east London tunnelling machines 40 metres underground
Crossrail has marked a major milestone in the construction of London’s new rail line with the lowering of a 550 tonne tunnelling machine into a 40 metre deep shaft in east London last ahead of the start of tunnelling for Crossrail’s eastern section of the new rail line.
The delicate operation required one of the largest cranes in Europe to lift the equivalent of 280 London taxis.
Perfect weather conditions were needed and the light winds and no rain allowed for Elizabeth to be moved underground.
Coláiste Choilm Post Primary School wins Overall Green Award
Coláiste Choilm Post Primary School, Tullamore, Co Offaly has won both the Green Building Award and the Overall Green Award at the 2012 Green Awards.