people & practices in association with Anders Glaser Wills
Grant Littler Studios and Nightingale Associates have collaborated to form a separate company, Nightingale Littler. The address is: Highpoint, Hartley Business Centre, Green Walk, London SE1 4TU, tel 0207 407 0070.
Vitra has moved to Clerkenwell. It is now at 30 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1M 5PQ, tel 020 7608 6200, fax 020 7608 6201.
Landscape contractor Beechings has appointed Nerissa Trepper to undertake design and project management responsibilities.
Godalming-based pmp Consultancy has made Andy Preece and Robin Thompson directors. Marcus Kingwell has been promoted senior consultant and Helen Robson has been made research consultant. Three new staff have joined the company: Sarah Hunt as office manager; and Jim Buller and Andy Farr join the research department from Loughborough University and kpmg respectively.
The London office of consulting engineer Price and Myers, has made the following engineers associates: David Akera, Alistair Burrows, Richard Heath, Harry Stocks, and Andrew Toohey.
Berkshire-based Barton Willmore has made a number of promotions: Clive Rand is now director in charge of master planning/urban design team. Jamie Kemp is promoted to senior urban designer. David Williams becomes director of the environmental group. Adrian Cohen from the Bristol office becomes senior architectural technician and Avril Chadwick from the Bristol office becomes a senior architectural assistant.
Loanhead-based civil engineering and building contractor J&JE has promoted Ted Ball to contracts director and Bernard Mullen to senior contracts manager.
White Young Green has acquired the consulting engineering business and certain assets of Limerick-based Gibson O'Connor.
James Dallas has been appointed as a non-executive director of amec. He was previously chairman of Denton Hall, and will become chairman of Denton Wilde Sapte on February 2000.
Manchester-based Edge Consultants has promoted Robert Hillier and Derek Smith to principal engineers.
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