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Association of College Capital & Estates Conference

I was at the Association of College Capital & Estates Conference yesterday, and enjoyed some thought provoking presentations and discussions about the future of the sector. It’s clear that budgets...

Cautious optimism

Once again we find ourselves in January, reflecting on last year and speculating on what this year will bring. Last year we had started to see the resurgence of private...

Apprentice Meets Minister at Launch of HS2 Northern Route

My name is Adam Gibbons, I am 17 years old and I started at Curtins in September 2016 as an Apprentice Transport Planning Technician, after leaving school in June 2016....

Innovation at the Heart of the Arena Quarter

The Leeds Arena is a hugely impressive development, which has been wholly successful for the city. It can sometimes be difficult to see past the Arena and take a look...

Leeds City Region at MIPIM: Many Facets of One Diamond

Yesterday morning I attended the Leeds City Region Delegation Briefing for MIPIM. The region is taking its largest ever delegation over to Cannes and over 30 of us joined Roger...

School Development and Transport Implications

Curtins are at the forefront of transport planning for education projects. Over the last two years we have delivered three large batches of School projects in the North East, Yorkshire...

New Year Evolution

As our plans for 2016 swing into action, it is worth taking a moment to reflect on 2015; and consider what it might suggest that this year will hold. As...

Pre Comprehensive Spending Review

The Government’s long awaited Comprehensive Spending Review is due to be published on 25th November 2015. Whilst the news in this is unlikely to be wholly positive for the construction...

Nurturing Young Talent

As we have emerged from the economic downturn, the construction and property market has become particularly buoyant.  It is clear that businesses across the construction industry are adjusting to this...

Yorkshire Cycle Super Highway to Heaven?

I believe it to be true that Yorkshire has always been at the forefront of UK cycling. The region has been home to cycling pioneers such as Beryl Burton and Brian...