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Photo of Actavo Smart Metering installers with Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, John Swinney MSP

Actavo Showcases Smart Metering At Scottish Parliament Event

A delegation from Actavo | Network & In-Home Division participated in a Smart Metering showcase held yesterday (Wednesday, September 26th) in the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh. The Smart Metering exhibit was part of the ‘Colleges – Delivering Skilled and Successful Learners’ parliamentary event arranged by Colleges Scotland to highlight innovation and skills in Scotland’s college sector and […]

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Actavo relocating from Kansas City to Overland Park

 – Actavo Engineering Services, LLC plans to bring 200 jobs to the city over the next five years   Overland Park, Kan. – Actavo Engineering Services, LLC, which specializes in the design of global fiber networks, is moving to Overland Park. The company has revealed plans to create up to 40 additional jobs here over the […]

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EVNTZ App Shortlisted For Event Technology Awards 2017

EVNTZ App has been shortlisted for Best New Technology Start-Up and Best New Technology Product at the Event Technology Awards 2017. The app, developed for MCD Promotions by Actavo and Sendrato, was created as an event customer navigation, information and reporting app for five of MCD’s summer concerts – Guns N’ Roses (Slane Castle), Phil Collins […]

• Photograph: Installation of the first modular unit for Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s new Discovery Centre at Spurn. Pictured L – R: Peter Merchant, Contracts Manager, Houlton; Matty Emerson, Site Manager, Houlton; Adam Stoyle, Spurn Gateway Development Officer, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust; Mike Dennison, Construction Manager, Actavo. Credit Tom Marshall, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

Spurn Discovery Centre arrives on site

A major milestone is reached in the development of Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s new purpose-built visitor facility at Spurn as the main building structure arrives onsite. Whilst preparatory ground works for the innovative Spurn Discovery Centre have been underway on-site since May, the bulk of the construction has been undertaken off-site by principal contractor Houlton to […]

Photo of Lord Mayor of Hull Councillor John Hewitt, formally opening Actavo's new manufacturing facility in Hull

Modular building specialist Actavo announces major expansion & jobs boost

Actavo, the UK’s fastest-growing modular building company for the past three years*, has today (July 5th 2017) expanded its presence with the opening of a new 120,000 sq ft manufacturing facility in Hull, initially creating 33 new jobs. The new factory, located at 30 Freightliner Road in Hull, will produce bespoke, state-of-the-art modular accommodation for […]

Cumbernauld Colts under-16 squad, sponsored by Actavo

Actavo | Hire & Sales announces Cumbernauld Colts under-16s team sponsorship

Actavo | Hire & Sales Scotland and the North has announced its sponsorship of local football club, Cumbernauld Colts’ Forth Valley 2001 team (Under-16s). Cumbernauld Colts is a Scottish community football club operating a male team at Scottish Lowland Football League level. Going from strength to strength since being re-branded in 1999, the Colts also […]

Modular building accommodation manufactured by Actavo at Bristol Temple Meads Railway station

Modular building cuts rail construction costs

Within five years, over half of all construction projects will be built offsite[1]. Far from being a lesser alternative to traditional methods, the high-quality of modular construction is now so integrated into UK construction that it is difficult to single out which buildings have been built using traditional or modular methods. At UK rail stations, […]

Matthew Goff, director of UK operations at Actavo | Building Solutions

The Top-4 Health & Safety Benefits of using Modular Construction

Many people who work in the construction industry would agree that the health and safety of staff and visitors is one of the most important factors on any construction project. As projects become more complex – due to new, technological advancements – safety measures have to be multi-faceted. Matthew Goff, director of UK operations at […]

Aerial view of New Farm Loch estate, East Ayrshire, Scotland

Actavo becomes supplier of choice for Northseal Scaffolding

Actavo Hire & Sales’ Glasgow branch has become the supplier of choice for specialist contractor, Northseal Scaffolding. Working in partnership, Actavo’s and Northseal’s latest joint activity is the supply of scaffolding for a £130,000 project on behalf of East Ayrshire Council. Based in Galston in East Ayrshire, Northseal supplies and erects scaffolding to commercial, private […]

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