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Conducting a Virtual STEM Teacher Placement

When Liverpool City Region Growth Platform organised a teacher on site visit earlier this year, Curtins never thought that we would be working from home in a global pandemic and...

Can we do business development when we can’t meet?

We are in an unprecedented time for our industry, our economy and our lives, and we face new challenges daily with seemingly little experience to fall back on. In the...

Business Development

Inter-institutional Collaboration – why bother?

A couple of weeks ago our staff across Manchester and Liverpool organised and participated in a multi-institute event with the Institution of Civil Engineers and the Institution of Structural Engineers,...

Women in Engineering: why diversity matters

Curtins CEO Rob Melling attended the Women in Engineering Leadership Conference at the Institute of Directors in October 2019. Here's his  round-up of the event, and the thoughts he took...

Civil engineering family fun day

Charlotte Jenks has joined us in our Liverpool office this week to find out more about civil, structural and environmental engineering. As part of her placement, she attended a civil...

ICE Civil engineering event

The future of housing

Last week I chaired an event in our office on behalf of Professional Liverpool with a panel which comprised Mark Kitts (Chief Executive of Liverpool Foundation Homes), Steve Coffey (Chief...

Reflection on our Inspiring Women’s Day

It’s a wonderful thing to work for a company that is entirely committed to creating a pathway to equality, diversity and inclusivity both within the business and its community. And,...

My teacher placement at Curtins

Our founder, Bill Curtin believed that young people were the future of Curtins and engineering. His belief still resonates with us today, at a time when the industry is struggling...

Teacher Placement Curtins - Shelagh McNicholas

My Week at Curtins: Samantha Gibson

Samantha, a sixth form pupil at Wirral Grammar School for Girls, has spent the last week with engineers, technicians and support staff in our Liverpool Headquarters as part of her work...

Alternative Residential Conference 2018: Part One

I had a very interesting day at the recent Alternative Residential Conference 2018, which covered all aspects of this sector.  Alternative residential is defined as any managed assets which provide...