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New Personal Protective Equipment Bin

Leafield Environmental have designed a NEW EnviroGo bin to collect personal protective equipment (PPE) during these unprecedented times.
UK manufactured bins with antimicrobial protection UK manufactured bins with antimicrobial protection image

08/07/2020

Leafield Environmental are pleased to announce that an antimicrobial protection can be added to their internal and external bins to inhibit the growth of microbes by up to 99.9%*.

Contour Release New Health Check Station Contour Release New Health Check Station image

03/06/2020

The Health Check Station by Contour Heating has been designed to help control the spread of infection in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Thame launches first UK ‘take a ticket’ app for safer and smarter queuing at local retailers Thame launches first UK ‘take a ticket’ app for safer and smarter queuing at local retailers image

01/06/2020

Thame business Adactus, is launching the UK’s first ever ‘take a ticket’ social distancing SmartQ app to ensure safer and smarter queuing for consumers and retailers.

Encouraging social distancing with Forbo's new Coral entrance mats Encouraging social distancing with Forbos new Coral entrance mats image

12/05/2020

As some form of social distancing restriction is likely to remain in place for the foreseeable future, Forbo Flooring Systems has launched a range of entrance flooring mats, which have been designed to provide a gentle reminder to people to keep their distance.

Companies join forces on vehicle-based visual asset inspection and verification system Companies join forces on vehicle-based visual asset inspection and verification system image

17/03/2020

KOREC and NCTech today announced the launch of KlearView360°, a streamlined, hosted system designed for the identification of assets, defects or changes within images collected by vehicle or backpack.

Case Studies

Europe’s First Smart City Quarter powered by Panasonic

Panasonic is proud to announce the start of its innovative, CO2-saving energy solution for the smart city project, Future Living® Berlin.
Liverpool supporting vulnerable citizens with Community Helper platform Liverpool supporting vulnerable citizens with Community Helper platform image

12/05/2020

Liverpool City Council has used low code technology to implement a new Community Helper tool to enable efficient delivery of emergency support to citizens self-isolating as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

Duddeston apartments with energy efficiency ventilation systems Duddeston apartments with energy efficiency ventilation systems image

12/02/2020

Residents living in the refurbished ‘Boat Blocks’ high rise apartments in Duddeston, Birmingham, are reaping the benefits of new ventilation systems from EnviroVent as part of a major refurbishment project.

Modular building methods deliver fast track community centre Modular building methods deliver fast track community centre image

10/02/2020

Basildon Council selected modular building methods to create a new community centre and preschool facility for the Nevendon area, successfully fast tracking a valuable community asset with a tight construction schedule spanning just eight months.

Iconic London Council improves productivity with Mersive Solstice Iconic London Council improves productivity with Mersive Solstice image

06/02/2020

Mersive Technologies, a leader in wireless collaboration solutions, has announced that Southwark Council is sharing content wirelessly using Solstice at public and internal meetings.

Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council ‘Think Digital’ with Web GIS Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council ‘Think Digital’ with Web GIS image

29/01/2020

Cadcorp SIS WebMap selected for modernising access to council services.

Company Announcements

VALE Engineering launches new website for weed control, turf care & winter maintenance

VALE Engineering, the leading UK manufacturer of professional weed control, turf care and winter maintenance equipment has a new website.
Full range of UV-C disinfection products available from GOLDENSEA UV Full range of UV-C disinfection products available from GOLDENSEA UV image

22/07/2020

GOLDENSEA UV has a complete new range of UV-C disinfection lamps designed specifically for domestic and commercial use.

QRoutes launches instant eligibility calculator for home to school route travel funding QRoutes launches instant eligibility calculator for home to school route travel funding image

14/07/2020

QRoutes, a provider of software solutions for local authority transport planners, has launched a new product, QPaths, which will automate the assessment of children’s eligibility for home to school transport.

Open access to UPRNs and USRNs set to unlock the power of place Open access to UPRNs and USRNs set to unlock the power of place image

03/07/2020

GeoPlace advises organisations on how to maximise the opportunity that open access presents.

Collective switches to 100% renewable tariffs Collective switches to 100% renewable tariffs image

30/06/2020

Collective energy switching scheme run by iChoosr, in partnership with over 100 UK councils and unions, makes 100% renewable electricity compulsory for suppliers bidding .

SkedGo journey planner helps local authorities promote greener and active travel SkedGo journey planner helps local authorities promote greener and active travel image

22/06/2020

Local governments can better demonstrate the benefits of sustainable transport to their citizens, thanks to an easy-to-use journey planner developed by SkedGo, the Mobility as a Service (MaaS) tech-enabler.

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Front-End Developer - Learning Platform

Essex County Council
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Essex County Council (ECC) is one of the largest and most dynamic local authorities in the UK, serving a population of 2 million residents, and has a England, Essex, Chelmsford
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Essex County Council
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Commercial Vehicle Technician

Chelmsford City Council
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We are seeking a fully trained HGV technician to work as part of the team who maintain the Council's fleet to the highest standards.  Chelmsford, Essex
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Barnet London Borough Council
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In Barnet we value our Social Care staff and we know that our biggest and most important resource are its workforce. Colindale, London (Greater)
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