Finnish technology firm, VEO Oy, has acquired UK-based electrical installations and contracting company I.C. Electrical Ltd (ICE) for an undisclosed sum.

The CBI has responded to apprenticeship start data for England between May and July 2017.

Neil Carberry, CBI Managing Director for People policy, said:

Businesses, schools and public sector organisations across the UK can reduce costs and spending by investing in energy-efficient LED lighting solutions; Simple Lighting’s range of LED lights and Energy Saving Program (ESP) can help organisations save as much as 60% on electricity costs.

Managing Director of NAPIT Certification, David Cowburn, discusses the Government’s target of building one million homes by 2020 and the progress that has been made so far.

 

While the construction industry is seeing positive growth, various reports are suggesting that the construction skills gap is still holding back businesses from truly taking advantage. NAPIT say that dedicated, industry training courses could be the solution.

Ruth Nixon, Managing Director of Zycomm, discusses the importance of technology in the transport industry, focusing on GPS vehicle tracking.