NCE Companies of the Year Shortlist Announced

22 March 2017

NCE 100 EARTH GOLD FINALIST

We’re delighted to be a finalist in the category ‘Best Place to Work’ at the 2017 NCE100 Companies of the Year Awards.  Feedback gathered through NCE’s staff survey was crucial in this shortlisting, providing evidence from our employees to support our submission.  

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Opus makes key Asset Management appointment

28 February 2017

Ray HickeyLeading global infrastructure company Opus International Consultants (Opus) has appointed Dr Ray Hickey as Principal Asset Manager to lead growth in the transport, buildings and water sectors. 

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Opus now offering reports with NQMS Quality Mark

20 January 2017

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Opus is now able to provide clients with land contamination assessment reports under the National Quality Mark Scheme for Land Contamination Management (NQMS), following Jon English’s (Technical Principal – Contaminated Land) appointment as a Suitably Qualified Person (SQP). 

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The Super Six

4 November 2016

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Congratulations to Gillian Steele, our Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, who has fought off tough competition to be awarded 2nd place out of the "super six" finalist in the prestigious New Civil Engineer Graduate Awards 2016. 

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Certification under BRE Global’s BIM Level 2 Business Systems Certification Scheme

5 September 2016

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Opus’ Cardiff office has achieved certification under BRE Global’s BIM Level 2 Business Systems Certification Scheme.

The certification scheme assesses whether businesses have the capability to use advanced 3D modelling tools and have the standards, methods, procedures (SMPs), skilled staff and infrastructure in place to ensure strict compliance with the UK’s Level 2 BIM mandate.

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Supporting Greater Manchester's vision

29 July 2016

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Opus International Consultants (Opus) has been appointed on Transport for Greater Manchester’s (TfGM) Transport Professional Services Framework to provide Highway Asset & Network Management Professional Services starting on 1st August 2016.

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Experts Share Best Practice in Highways Asset Management

8 June 2016

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Global infrastructure consultancy Opus International Consultants (Opus) as part of the Whole Client Service, a delivery team comprised of Hertfordshire County Council and its joint venture partner Arup who together manage and maintain the highway network for Hertfordshire, is hosting a highway seminar to share best practice in Highways Asset Management.

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Remote imaging system will spot structural corrosion from 100m away

6 June 2016

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Scientists are developing technology capable of detecting the level of rust on metal structures such as bridges from up to 100m away.

The project, involving Nottingham Trent University and Opus International Consultants, could save tens of millions of pounds a year in surveying costs and remove the need for potentially dangerous inspections.

It will help to inform crucial decisions about when to repair or decommission structures including bridges, footbridges, pylons, culverts, station canopies, roof structures and tunnel linings.

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Disruptive Change in Transport Webinar

24 May 2016

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As part of the ICE’s Lunch and Learn sessions, Opus’ Steve Draper (Technical Director Asset Management UK) presented a complimentary lunchtime webinar on ‘Disruptive Change in Transport’ on Friday 6th May. Steve’s talk covered how asset managers should respond to the changing technical and environmental landscape of transportation.

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Opus Continues to Champion Women in Construction

7 April 2016

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Opus International Consultants (Opus) attended the 10th Women in Construction Awards at The Palace Hotel in Manchester last month.

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