Case Studies

City of York tackles congestion and pollution with Alchera Technologies


York has become the first city in the UK to introduce city-wide real-time transport modelling to help ease congestion and pollution through its Smart Travel Evolution Programme. (STEP)

Panasonic Heats Renovated Chapel in Devon with Unique Air Source Heat Pump & Fan Coil Solution


Requiring a complete renovation and new heating system, the Chapel was renovated and now boasts two Panasonic Aquarea heat pumps with underfloor heating and eight Panasonic fan coils to heat the large open space.

A DLUHC-funded PropTech win uses 3D images and voice technology to bring local planning into the modern age


Commonplace and VU.CITY are collaborating with Dacorum Borough Council to drastically improve the way that local citizens get involved with local planning and better understand the future of their area.

Protecting Cumbria’s dark skies – a collaborative effort between Thorn Lighting and Cumbria County Council


Cumbria County Council has teamed up with Thorn Lighting to install innovative technologies and solutions that reduce light pollution and help to protect the nocturnal environment.

Adur & Worthing Councils verify property discounts and exemptions using Aspire


Adur & Worthing Councils have invested in the Aspire property inspection module to ensure that their valuation lists are maintained and monitored by identifying whether any alterations are required.

Warwickshire Pub Installs Panasonic nanoe™ X to improve indoor environment


The New Inn Pub in Warwickshire, a community-owned pub dating back to 1750, needed a new approach to heating and cooling to create a welcoming and pleasant environment for its customers.

Milton Keynes Council automate completion notice issuing process


Milton Keynes Council has automated the completion notice issuing process with the Aspire Property Inspection module.

Wandsworth Council leads the charge on EV infrastructure


Wandsworth Council is continuing to make significant progress in increasing its electric vehicle (EV) charging point infrastructure throughout the borough with the installation of on-street charge points owned and operated by Liberty Charge and delivered using their sister company Virgin Media O2.

Mortar Buoy® increases speed and saves money


UltraCrete’s latest product innovation, Mortar Buoy®, has been used by AL Civils to reinstate a CW2 cover on a busy Shropshire road.

Greater Manchester bus network drives into the digital age


A major Greater Manchester bus operator will move into the digital age with a new radio communications system developed to provide a range of benefits to the travelling public.

Boosting local retail - three more local authorities sign up to Local Rewards scheme


Three more local authorities – including Sheffield City Council – have signed up to a pioneering new scheme that is helping local retailers around the UK develop and optimise their social media presence as a way of boosting sales.

Norwich City Council Awarded for Innovative Approach to Tackling Rising Debt Concerns


Norwich City Council has received a national award in recognition of its advanced approach to meet the challenge of residents’ growing monetary concerns following the pandemic.

21st Century upgrades passenger information across the East Midlands


21st Century Passenger Systems, part of Journeo plc, has completed the supply and installation of real time information hardware and software for four local authorities.

APT SKIDATA Wins Contract to Upgrade Seafront Car Park in North Ayrshire


North Ayrshire Council has awarded a new contract to leading parking solutions provider APT SKIDATA to upgrade its Largs Seafront Car Park.

Places for People rolls out new technology in the management of damp in homes


Places for People has taken delivery of pioneering technology that transforms the way damp is managed in homes.

Document automation saves TfL payroll team 160 days' admin time per year


Transport for London’s (TfL) payroll team is saving 160 days’ administration time per year, thanks to the introduction of a secure online portal that automates the production and distribution of payroll and HR documents.

Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon PoziDry Compact Pro Combats Mould in Housing Association Property


Leading British ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia has supplied its Lo-Carbon PoziDry Compact Pro to successfully tackle persistent condensation and mould in a social housing property.

Leading by example: The City of London Corporation specifies FORS in supply chain contracts


The City of London Corporation is among a select group of just five operators to have achieved FORS Gold accreditation for ten consecutive years.

Innovative Highways Alliance brings benefits to roads & residents


Kier and Shropshire Council appoint Multevo to form part of the Shropshire Highways Alliance to improve service delivery across the network following a series of successful trials.

Thorn Lighting Isaro Pro luminaires provide the perfect solution for the Safer Streets Fund Initiative


Isaro Pro LED luminaires from Thorn Lighting, a lighting brand of the Zumtobel Group, have been installed as part of an extensive replacement programme of over 157 street luminaires in the Salthouse Road area of Barrow-in-Furness.

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Waking Nights Support Worker - Achieve Together - Holland Road

Essex County Council
Up to £19760 per annum
Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Achieve Together to recruit Support Workers for their supported living service, Holland Road England, Essex, Clacton-On-Sea
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Enablement Support Worker

City of Bradford MDC
£18,887 - £19,264
People who are driven, energetic, enthusiastic, motivated, and are committed to delivering good quality person centred care. Bradford, West Yorkshire
Recuriter: City of Bradford MDC

Home Carer - Fambridge Care LTD

Essex County Council
Up to £20000 per annum
Home Carer - Fambridge Care LTDPermanent, Full Time and Part Time £9.50 to £9.70 per hourLocation
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Bank Support Worker - Achieve Together - Braintree

Essex County Council
Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Achieve Together to recruit Bank Support Workers for their residential service, Peach Cot England, Essex, Braintree
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Support Worker - Achieve Together - Peach Cottage and Lynray

Essex County Council
Up to £18525 per annum
Essex County Council (ECC) are delighted to be supporting Achieve Together to recruit Support Workers for their residential service, Peach Cottage England, Essex, Braintree
Recuriter: Essex County Council

Partner Content

Circular highways is a necessity not an aspiration – and it’s within our grasp

Shell is helping power the journey towards a circular paving industry with Shell Bitumen LT R, a new product for roads that uses plastics destined for landfill as part of the additives to make the bitumen.

Support from Effective Energy Group for Local Authorities to Deliver £430m Sustainable Warmth Funded Energy Efficiency Projects

Effective Energy Group is now offering its support to the 40 Local Authorities who have received a share of the £430m to deliver their projects on the ground by surveying properties and installing measures.

Pay.UK – the next step in Bacs’ evolution

Dougie Belmore explains how one of the main interfaces between you and Bacs is about to change.