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Budget 2017: The devil is in the detail

The Chancellor’s speech was peppered with titbits for the construction sector but, collectively, his announcements equated to a reduction in the level of public sector capital investment planned between now and April 2022. Cumulative investment through to the end of 2021/22 is now set to total £445bn, against £460bn promised over the same period in […]

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Breakfast Briefing – A Considered Response in an Uncertain Environment

The tragic fire at the Grenfell tower earlier in the year will have significant repercussions that stand to shape how high-rise residential buildings are designed, built and perceived in the capital for years to come. But what does this mean for projects being designed, procured and built today? We recently assembled a panel of experts, […]

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CSR / Socials / Professional development

Core Five recently took part in the Bear Grylls Survival Race held at Trent Park. The Core Five team took part alongside Almacantar and Galliford Try. Core Five entered in support of CRASH, the UK construction and property industry charity for the homeless. We are proud to be working with Almacantar on a number of […]

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90 Long Acre – Project Win

We are pleased to announce that we have recently been appointed as cost consultants on the 90 Long Acre scheme in Covent Garden. This mixed-use development for Northwood Investors will create a new urban landmark at an important civic junction between Long Acre and Endell Street. The 35,000m2 scheme primarily comprises residential and commercial space, […]

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Project Win

We are extremely excited to be involved in the development of ITV’s new Headquarters on their existing site in Lambeth which was submitted for planning permission in August 2017. We have been working alongside Hopkins Architects, Cundall, Expedition, Arcadis and the rest of the project team to deliver a high-quality development with office space, studios, […]

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3 Broadgate

We are pleased to report that planning approval has been received from the City of London for the refurbishment of 3 Broadgate. This scheme comprises the refurbishment of the existing circular amenity building at Broadgate with a perimeter veil and a three storey-tall archway, encouraging people to walk through the centre of the building rather […]

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Brexit a year on: A voyage into the unknown

Twelve months on and little progress has been made towards understanding what leaving the EU will actually mean for the UK as place to do business – and how, in turn, it will affect demand in London’s construction sector and the implications for the industry’s ability to meet that demand. In this special edition of […]

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Building Awards 2017

We are delighted to announce we have been short-listed for the fourth year in succession for the Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the Year (fewer than 100 staff) category in the 2017 Building Awards.  The winners will be announced at the Building Awards on 7 November and we are keeping everything crossed for a third successive win. […]

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Planning Granted – Palmerston Court, Battersea

Planning Granted – Palmerston Court, Battersea We are delighted to report that Palmerston Court, Battersea has received planning approval from the London Borough of Wandsworth. This mixed-use development will consist of 4 buildings ranging from 9 to 16 storeys in height, comprising 162 residential units, 35,000ft2 offices, retail and associated public realm improvements to the […]

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Project Win

Core Five Appointed on Notting Hill Housing Consultants Framework We are delighted to confirm that we have recently been confirmed on the Notting Hill Housing Consultants Framework for the role of Cost Consultant. NHH are one of London’s leading housing associations managing nearly 32,000 properties across the capital. We are looking forwards to assisting in […]

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