Durham County Council and Blaenau Gwent Borough Council have launched a call for technology businesses to develop innovative solutions that can capture and analyse data to transform Local Authority service delivery. Development funding is provided under the GovTech Catalyst Fund scheme and the competition opens for applications on 24 September.
The University of Bath and South Gloucestershire Council have teamed up to successfully purchase the Bristol & Bath Science Park in a joint £18 million bid. The new owners will use their complementary strengths, expertise and networks to fully realise the Park’s potential as a centre of excellence for research and development across the region.
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Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is pleased to announce that the combined heat and power plant (CHP) Kent Renewable Energy, with a capacity of 27 MW, has successfully commenced operations.
The BioHub Birmingham® is constructing 5,000sq ft of self-contained laboratory and office suites to meet an increasing demand for biomedical incubator space.
The BioHub opened in 2015 and its shared facilities on the ground floor are now operating at capacity.
Potter Clarkson has announced its recent investment in a new London presence following the acquisition of specialist trade mark practice Wildbore and Gibbons. Established for more than 130 years, Potter Clarkson are delighted to bring on board the pedigree and experience of their attorneys to further enhancetheir trade mark offering.
Image: Indi Deol, Managing Director of Innovation Birmingham-based DESIblitz
The Scotland team of coaches and consultants with BioCity’s Toby Reid (Managing Director) and Colin Roberts (Director of Venture Development).
Four colleagues, who previously worked together in the Innovative Medicines Unit (IMU) at Grünenthal, have combined their strategic and operational R&D expertise to launch a new life sciences consultancy, TherapeutAix, based in Aachen, Germany.
Specialising in fibrotic disease, inflammation and orphan indications, but with a track record across multiple therapeutic areas, TherapeutAix combines hands-on experience with an integrated R&D network to help medicines reach patients.
A special team of industry experts have been appointed to provide business and technical support to the growing number of SMEs based at leading science campus Sci-Tech Daresbury.
Grant Thornton, IBM, Marks & Clerk, Michael Page, RTC North, Slater Heelis and the University of Liverpool have been announced as Sci-Tech Daresbury’s seven Gold Partners for 2018/19.