Latest news about grounds maintenance, landscaping, plant production and other contracts awarded and tenders issued.
Latest Contract News
MJ Abbott has spent more than £500,000 upgrading its front-line excavator fleet ready for an anticipated busy 2014 season.
Legal pitfalls of landscape projects under the microscope at special cross-industry event.
G Burley & Son has won a contract to provide grounds maintenance and tree surgery to Surrey and Sussex Police.
ISS Facility Services Integrated Solutions has won a contract with entrance security specialist ASSA ABLOY.
Four companies have been signed up for a three-year grounds maintenance contract with Pembrokeshire Housing Association in Haverfordwest, Wales. One Stop Property Development secured the largest lot, worth around £263,000. Arcswood Cic, HM Building S...
Cheshire-based Countrywide Grounds Maintenance has won a four-year contract with Thames Valley Police to work across its 80 sites. It was chosen using a 50 per cent price weighting. The contract is worth £307,000. Countrywide maintains around 15,000 ...
Green public realm key to revamp of central London's Victoria in Business Improvement District's plans21 February 2014
Green infrastructure central to Victoria Business Improvement District's development to transform central London area.
Outsourcing giant MITIE is making a push into local authority grounds maintenance with the promise of good value and the consistency of a known brand.
Business upturn noted by MJ Abbott for last year as firm looks ahead to further progress in 2014.
Garden city model should be adapted to tackle the housing crisis, says landscape consultant.
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