Joan Hillcock has been made business development director of Crispin & Borst Group. At C&B subsidiary Colin Hatch, Nigel Marsden has been promoted to construction director and Tony Clark to commercial director.

Paul Reader has been appointed social housing director of M&E contractor and maintenance specialist Environmental Property Services.

Dominic Snape has been appointed managing director of fit-out contractor Alexander & Law.


Paul Lawton has been appointed construction director of Redrow Homes' Lancashire division.


Consulting engineer Cadogan Tietz has promoted Michael Bekhor to director.

Project manager Spring and Company has appointed Tim Dawson (right) project management associate.

Graham Boardman has joined chartered surveyor Arambol Associates as project manager in the building surveying division of its London office.

Multidisciplinary engineer WSP Group has appointed Martin Kealy head of its fire consultancy division.

Dean Sibley has been promoted to associate at chartered surveyor Smith-Woolley.

Quantity surveyor Rex Proctor & Partners has made Mark Watson a partner in its Bradford office.


Ron Cohen, managing director of STP Group, has become president of the British Woodworking Federation. He succeeds Roy Wakeman.


Electrical installation specialist Hager has appointed Simon Laugharne (right) national specification team manager.

Andrew Peck has joined Tarmac Topblock as southern regional director.

Rugby Cement has appointed Neville Roberts operations director. He joins head office from the company's plant in Poland where he was works director.