Spencer Group and ABP hit major milestone in Brexit border checkpoints project

Spencer Group and ABP hit major milestone in Brexit border checkpoints project

These images show the rapid progress being made by leading civil engineering contractor Spencer Group and Associated British Ports (ABP) as they work to deliver two new Brexit border checkpoints. Spencer Group has been selected by ABP to deliver border control posts (BCPs) at the ports of Hull and Immingham. The Government had directed all BCPs, which will be used to carry out checks on plants,...

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Images revealed of £150m logistics facility that will deliver 1,300-1,500 permanent jobs

Images revealed of £150m logistics facility that will deliver 1,300-1,500 permanent jobs

As part of further information submitted to East Riding Council, computer-generated images have been published of a state-of-the-art retail logistics facility that will bring more than a thousand permanent jobs to the Hull and East Yorkshire region. The images are part of a comprehensive package of updated and additional information provided to the council and made available to the public as...

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Decommissioned train carriages inspire next generation of rail engineers

Decommissioned train carriages inspire next generation of rail engineers

Train carriages that have carried millions of passengers are being put to new use inspiring the next generation of rail engineers. Three former Heathrow Express carriages, which ran for 25 years between central London and Heathrow Airport, have been moved to Siemens Mobility’s new rail manufacturing site in Goole. When in service, the units were known for their industry-leading passenger...

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Firm works round the clock to deliver Brexit border control facilities

Firm works round the clock to deliver Brexit border control facilities

Civil engineering and construction business Spencer Group is working round the clock on a time-critical project to deliver new border checkpoints at the ports of Hull and Immingham.  Spencer Group has been selected by Associated British Ports to deliver two border control posts (BCPs) required as a consequence of Brexit. The inspection posts will be used to carry out checks on plants, plant...

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Covid-19 test centre established at Humberside Airport

Covid-19 test centre established at Humberside Airport

Humberside Airport has engaged a Hull-based healthcare business to establish a Covid-19 testing centre in the regional airport’s main terminal. Latus Health will offer PCR laboratory testing and rapid lateral flow test appointments at Humberside, which is a key gateway for business travel from the east of England to the global hub of Schiphol, Netherlands. Humberside has continued to operate...

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