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Conference Organisation
2012
Jan

 Co-Chair of Retrofit 2012 a multi-disciplinary conference.

Consultancy Roles
2007
English Heritage - The Implementation of Works and Training Issues in Construction Procurement and Contracts
2006
CCI 2006 - All Day Workshop on the Management of KPI Systems within Construction Companies.
2006
Manchester City Council 2006 - 6 workshops on Value Procurement for 150 Housing Market Renewal Team Members
2006
Bovis Lend Lease 2006 - Assessment of Social and Community Issues within the Bradford Building Schools for the Future quality assessment documentation.
2006
Liverpool Land Development - Key Performnace Indicator Management System and Audit
2006
Elevate 2006 - Design and implementation of bespoke Key Performance Indicator system for the delivery of HMRF Pathfinder Projects.
2005
Widnes Council 2005 - Workshop on the introduction of value procurement and partnering.
2005
Manchester City Council 2005 - KPI Review for Manchester City Council staff
2005
Manchester City Council 2005 - Hosted Small Works day for Framework Partners
2005
NWDA 2005 - Sustainable Construction Policy - Lead project manager
2005
NWDA 2005 - Contract conditions for the implementation of sustainable construction within project Unity.
2003
NWDA 2003 - Constructing Excellence in North West - Project Management
Industrial Collaboration and Exploitation
2019
Developed CCI Partnering Workshop which has been delivered over 30 times over the last 4 years with the involvement of over 100 different client and project delivery organisations, affecting over 150m worth of construction. This ... more >>.
2019
Developed the CCI KPI Engine, an on-line benchmarking tool which is supported nationally in 2004. This and supporting consultancy has generated over 100K in income. This has lead to a number of consultancies with a large number o... more >>.
2019
As part of CCI the majority of work is based around consultancy which are carried out with a wide variety of public and private sector companies.
2012
Feb

 This role represents Salford University on the Greater Manchester Low Carbon Economic Area Domestic Retrofit Steering Group which is looking to engage with the city region around the environmental upgrade of the domestic ... more >>.

2012
Feb

 Chair of the Product and Process Innovation Group responsible for the identification and dissemination of new knowledge to improve the delivery of sustainable retrofit.

Internal University Support Received
2007
Vice Chancellors Enterprise Award - Corporate Social Responsibility for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises - currently developed and available on-line
Invited Papers and Lectures
2007
Nov
Chartered Institute of Builders - Corporate Social Responsibility
2007
Nov
Closing Address - Elevate Sustainability Conference
2007
East Lancs Best Practice Club - Innovation in the Construction Industry
2006
Manchester Best Practice Club - Sustainable Development and Construction
2006
CIRIA - Sustainable Development and CSR
2006
RICS - Sustainable Development and Construction
2005
RICS - Introduction to Key Performance Indicators
2005
Invited Speaker at 12 KPI Master Class Events (2005-2007)
2005
Constructing Excellence North East - Introduction to Key Performance Indicators
2004
RIBA - Construction Change Agenda and Architects (2004-2007)
2003
Reading Project Management Masters - Lecture on Trust
Media Appearances
2011
Jan

Interview with North West Tonight to highlight activity around the energy house co-inciding with the launch.

Memberships of External Bodies
2019
Centre of Excellence Partnering Review Panel
2019
NWDA Climate Change Advisory Group
2019
NWRA Sustainable Procurement Panel
2019
Manchester Knowledge Capital Sustainable Design Group
2019
Constructing Excellence National Demonstration Project Panel
Other Evidence of External Esteem
2019
Guest Editor of Trust Issue of Journal of Construction Procurement
2007
North West Construction Awards Technical Panel 2007
Other Research Activity
2019
Co-Author of IMPACT proposal to Eastway Homes winning 125m contract for IMPACT as part of ongoing commission for CCI - 2007
2007
Elevate 2007 - An Assessment of the Effectiveness of Constructing the Future on Elevate Supply Chain Performance
2007
Built to Last - Sustainable Training Project 132K developed for Construction Skills for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises - 2007
2007
NWDA 2007 - Sustainable Futures Report Identification of current best practice within the sustainable construction field.
2007
NWDA 2007 - A Comparison of Regional Construction Consultants Framework Costs
2007
Constructing Excellence/ DTI 2007Author of 10 National Demonstration Project Case Studies
2007
Constructing Excellence Wales 2007 - An assessment of the construction industry support infrastructure in Wales in relation to current Welsh Assembly Government policy.
2006
Elevate 2006 - Low Carbon Directory of Projects in the North West
2006
NWDA 2006/7 - The implementation of sustainable practices within the Project Unity redevelopment project
2003
NWDA 2003 - The Economic Impact of Construction - short study to indicate the role of construction in terms of economic activity in the region.
2001
Lead researcher on Trust in Construction Project 2 (2001/2003)