AA Projects has received an appointment to assist with specialist refurbishment works at Jodrell Bank Observatory in Cheshire. AA Projects is to act as CDM-C on a scheme to repaint the telescope and structure. Jodrell Bank Observatory houses the third biggest moveable radio telescope in the world and is a Grade 1 Listed building.Read More
The Energy & Sustainability division at AA Projects has been successful in its application to the Carbon Trust Wales Framework. Carbon Trust has announced this week that the consultancy is to be a party to the framework agreement for the Provision of Consultancy Services Associated with Energy Efficiency Surveys.Read More
After lobbying by AA Projects, the Department for Education has confirmed that Academies are now eligible to apply for Salix energy efficiency funding. The scheme has been made more attractive, with the introduction of a variable and longer payback period and more flexible terms, providing finance for a greater variety of energy saving projects. Typical projects include new boilers, lighting improvements, IT improvements and upgrading insulation. AA Projects has a 100% track record securing Salix funding.Read More
Following the Autumn statement, the Skills Funding Agency has launched a £550m grant fund for capital investment in the FE college estate in 2013-14 and 2014-15. This will be available to support projects that will be operational by September 2015.
AA Projects is providing colleges with expert support to prepare a robust submission for the £550m CCIF capital funding allocation to maximise their chances of success. The Management & Property Consultancy is providing advice on a number of key assessment criteria that will be used to prioritise funding allocation to colleges.
AA Projects has a proven track record of securing funding for colleges with an 80% success rate in the last round of SFA Funding.Read More