JDP News

June 2017 - Tom Griffiths Completes Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship

Tom Griffiths joined JDP in 2013 to undertake a 4-year Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship. We are pleased to announce that Tom has successfully completed his Apprenticeship, facilitated by the Engineering Trust, which comprised an Engineering based BTec and an NVQ Level 3 through work based learning and studying part-time at Reading College. In his third year, Tom started an HND in Building Services Engineering and will complete that next year. Tom is now the second Apprentice that we have employed who has completed their Apprenticeship and we currently have a third Apprentice part way through his programme.

Posted on 30 June 2017, 17:19:31

April 2017 - Nigel White joins FX Journal Round Table Discussion

Nigel White, MD of JDP, joined an invited group for a round table discussion today, hosted by FX Journal, on the subject of the challenges and responsibilities for the use of energy, waste and materials in construction both in architecture and interior design. A report on this will follow.

Posted on 19 April 2017, 19:53:50

April 2017 - JDP's Media Operations Centre Featured on BBC

Antiques Roadshow on 2nd April came from Caversham Park, home of BBC Monitoring. Fiona Bruce introduced the programme from inside the Media Operations Centre for which JDP designed the M&E Services 10 years ago and closed the programme with reference to the Archive, for which JDP also designed the M&E Services.

Posted on 2 April 2017, 20:49:11

March 2017 - JDP at MIPIM

Steve Dixon will be representing JDP at MIPIM this year, the 15th year that we have attended. Steve will be there to catch up with existing acquaintances and to meet interesting people who may be seeking a practical M&E consultancy for challenging projects, the type of work that we enjoy.

Posted on 8 March 2017, 20:50:36

February 2017 - Cotswolds Dogs & Cats Home Shortlisted for Regional RICS Award 2017

The Cotswolds Dogs & Cats Home, in South Gloucestershire, designed by Mitchell Eley Gould Architects, for which JDP was the M&E Consultant, has been shortlisted for the RICS Award for Design in Innovation in the South West region.

Posted on 21 February 2017, 16:48:32

December 2016 - Farewell to Matt

After 20 years at JDP, Matt Courage has decided to make a career change to join a construction company. He has therefore resigned his position as a Director of JDP and has left the Company. We thank him for his contribution over the years and wish him well.

Posted on 16 December 2016, 14:24:38

April 2016 - Reading Civic Centre Shortlisted for BCO Regional Award

The refurbishment of Reading Civic Centre has been shortlisted in the BCO South West and Thames Valley Awards for Refurbished & Recycled Workspace. The M&E Services for this 90,000 sq ft office building, was designed by JDP on behalf of Morgan Sindall / Overbury under the IESE framework, in conjunction with Broadway Malyan Architects and Glanville Consultants, who designed the structural modifications.

Posted on 18 April 2016, 15:16:31

January 2016 - Linda Stone Retires

After nearly 22 years of service, offering a cheery welcome to visitors and providing administration support to our Engineering team, Linda has finally decided to "hang up the phone" and take retirement. We thank her for the huge contribution that she has made to the smooth running of JDP over that time and wish her a long and happy retirement.

Posted on 20 January 2016, 20:36:46

October 2015 - Runner-Up in Employer of the Year Awards

JDP was awarded Runner-Up in the category of less than 50 staff in the CIBSE Employer of the Year Awards last night. We are delighted to receive this acknowledgement from the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers to recognise the manner in which we are developing Young Engineers through our Apprenticeship Scheme and continuing development.

Posted on 9 October 2015, 13:44:14

September 2015 - Welcome to Dan

We are pleased to welcome Dan Webb as the third Apprentice that we have employed, continuing our strategy of introducing young people to the Building Services Engineering industry and supporting their development. Dan will undertake a 4 Year Advanced Engineering Apprenticeship, combining formal education at Reading College with on the job training.

Posted on 4 September 2015, 11:46:11
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