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APSE Scotland Building, Housing and Renewables seminar 2016

APSE Scotland Building, Housing and Renewables seminar 2016

Hilton Dunblane Hydro, Perthshire
Thursday 18 to Friday 19 February 2016

Sponsored by CMS Windows and Mears Group PLC



APSE Scottish Building and Housing Apprentice of the Year 2016 Award Winners

  • 1st Year Trade Category - Ryan Fair, Fife Council

  • 2nd Year Trade Category - Graeme Baird, Aberdeen City Council

  • 3rd Year Trade Category - James Hamilton, Mears (North Lanarkshire Council)

  • 4th Year Trade Category - Emily Whitecross, East Lothian Council

  • Non Trade Category - Donna Smith, Fife Council

Please click here to view the names and photos of all of this year's finalists.



Clackmannanshire's Housing Journey
Murray Sharp, Housing Business Management Services, Clackmannanshire Council

Midlothian's Strategic Housing Investment Plan
Neil Davidson, Special Projects Co-ordinator, Midlothian Council

Falkirk's Buy Back Scheme - Homes for now, homes for the future
Kenny Gillespie, Property & Asset Manager, Falkirk Council

Maintaining in-house capacity and then some (air source heat pumps)
Brian Lafferty, Building Services Contract Manager, South Lanarkshire Council

One service, one team: South Lanarkshire's School Programme
Brian Lafferty, Building Services Contract Manager, South Lanarkshire Council

The journey to a central stores service
Ross Grieve, Commercial Manager, Building Services, Fife Council

Apprentice panel slides on the CITB
Walter Kerr, Area Delivery Manager, CITB

Good to great: Intelligent Coordination Centre
Stephen Kean, Intelligent Coordination Centre Manager, North Ayrshire Council

Delivering solar PV projects in Scotland (available shortly)
Mark Bramah, Director of APSE Energy, APSE

For more information on South Lanarkshire's cosmetic repair initiative please contact:
Lynn Hayes, Improvement Officer on 01698 455 030

Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.






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