Designing out waste

July 15th, 2014 by

Jim McClelland, Senior Consultant for Chelgate, has an article published in the Times this week. The article, Living in a material E-world, addresses the shift in design priorities brought on by factors such as cost, environment and supply pressures. McClelland discusses how waste will be ‘designed out’; “with strong government leadership, responsible manufacturers and increasing Read More >>

McClelland article on sustainability published in The Times

July 15th, 2014 by

Chelgate Senior ConsultantJim McClelland has an article on responsible sourcing and sustainability published in The Times this week. The article, titled “UK poised for era of who cares wins?”, was published on Tuesday. It addresses the importance of a positive brand identity, and how responsible sourcing and sustainability can be used to improve this. McClelland Read More >>

Summit on Health and Social Care

July 15th, 2014 by

Chelgate Deputy Chairman Nick Wood-Dow co-chaired the summit on Transforming Technology in Health and Social Care with Lord Hunt of Kings Heath on 10 December. The summit was attended by 120 health professionals from the public and private sectors. It was organised by John Nassoori of Dods Parliamentary Communications, and featured guest speakers from within Read More >>

National Infrastructure Plan 2013

July 15th, 2014 by

On 4 December 2013 the Government announced a series of measures relating to infrastructure. The majority of the capital spending commitments announced are for road and rail improvements throughout the UK. Within the statement, however, are several significant changes to planning policy that are aimed at speeding up the planning process. These include: • Consulting Read More >>