The University of Salford has a strong tradition of collaborating with industry in the North West region. Innovation and collaboration is at the heart of everything the University does, they are proud ambassadors of the Constructing Excellence movement whose values the University shares.
The School of the Built Environment (SoBE), as the hub for Constructing Excellence in the north west, has collaborated on the delivery of this event in partnership with Clear for 14 years. There is a clear alignment between the national Constructing Excellence themes of Collaborative Working, Smart Procurement, Client Benchmarking, Social Value, BIM and Finance and Funding and SoBE’s strategic vision for improvement in the construction sector.
At the forefront of built environment research for more than twenty years, SoBE is a rich community of academic experts, ambitious students and thriving industry partners. Ranked amongst the world’s top universities for architecture and built environment teaching, we combine outstanding facilities, innovative programmes and collaborative research, to create highly-sought work-ready graduates.
To find out more about us please visit: www.salford.ac.uk
HMS is an award winning building and maintenance contractor providing specialist services to clients across sectors including Housing, Education, Health and Retail. One of the fastest growing contractors in the North West, HMS’ clients include housing associations, large-scale commercial enterprises and public sector organisations. The commercial arm of the Torus Group, HMS reinvests 100% of its profits into the Torus Foundation to fund community projects and support programmes across the region.
To find out more about HMS please visit: www.hmsworks.co.uk
Established in 2007, Place North West is a business-to-business website for property and regeneration professionals in the North West. Monthly readership is over 40,000 across the website and daily newsletter. Place North West aim to relay news and views from the region’s built environment sector, bringing property professionals closer together, increasing business and informing readers across the sector. Place North West publishes news, comments, event listings, job vacancies, in-depth special reports and professional advice on a broad subject range but with a strict regional focus.
In addition to their online publishing, Place North West also delivers the region’s best industry events, from breakfast meetings and conferences to launches and social events.
Their sectors include architecture and design, construction, development, environment and conservation, finance and economics, housing, marketing, PR and transport.
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PlaceTech began publishing in February 2018, created by the same team behind the established Place North West, a B2B media company based in Manchester. Place North West covered property technology on an occasional basis for many years before embarking on PlaceTech. Through PlaceTech the team hope to educate, inform and champion the products, services and pioneers bringing technology into the UK property sector.
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We are a full service event management and creative communications agency. Each year, we work in collaboration with The University of Salford and Constructing Excellence to stage the NWRCA.
We look after the planning and management of the event from when the awards open for entries to the big night itself. We manage the full technical operation of the event. We produce all the creative design - everything printed and everything on-screen. We source and manage the host and all the entertainment. We even carefully select the menu for dinner.
To find out more about clear please visit: www.weareclear.co.uk