Monthly Archives: October 2013

Tier 2 Visa

What is a Tier 2 Visa? The Tier 2 Visa  was formerly known as UK Work Permit.. The Tier 2  Visa is an employer sponsored visa which allow a Tier 2 Licensed Employer to recruit a Non EEA National where it has not been possible to employ a settled (resident worker). Please note that you […]

IT Consulting General Information

As this is a client facing assignment candidates must have prior exposure to consulting, ideally with a large international consulting firm and understand system development, the core principles of systems architecture and have extensive configuration & implementation experience. Our Consultancy Partner works with many major clients and intends to redeploy the Individual on other Client […]

Thames Island Airport Plan | Boris Island

As Boris Johnson enjoyed an aerial tour over Hong Kong’s Chek Lap Kok airport he was showing us that his plan for a Thames Island airport also known as Boris Island is structurally achievable. Chek Lap Kok airport was built on land reclaimed from the sea and although only completed in 1998 is the world’s […]

Unmanned Oil Production Platforms | Amec and UPB’s £756m Plan

Unmanned Production Buoy (UPB) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the engineering giant AMEC for the development and construction of its first unmanned oil production platforms for use in small North Sea fields and other reserves in Danish and Irish waters according to a report in the FT. The expectation is that buoy based […]

Nobel Physics Prize in Recognition of Cern Discovery

It was not a great surprise that the £1.25m prize was awarded to Prof Englert of the Free University of Brussels and Prof Higgs of Endinburgh University in recognition of the discovery of the subatomic particle, the Higgs bosun, that confers mass on matter. It is often referred to as ‘the God’ particle and originates […]