Lorien Engineering Solutions has appointed Phil Colquhoun project manager. John Dilley has joined the firm as a senior engineer in the utilities engineering department. Matt McCleish has been made process engineer; Steve Bailey has been appointed packaging engineer and Jonathan Cruse and Andrew Kilford have been made electrical project engineers.

Law firm Reynolds Porter Chamberlain has promoted construction and physical risks specialist Katherine Holder to partner. Christopher Newsholme, Mark Lavers, Tim Bull and Dorothy Flower have also been made partners.

Tarmac’s building services arm, Crown House Engineering, has appointed David Ross area director for the North-east.

QS Gardiner & Theobald has appointed Tony Milner partner. He will head the firm’s new Birmingham office.

Chetwood Associates has promoted Geoff Cunningham to managing director responsible for the North and Midlands. Alan McBeth has been appointed director of the firm’s Midlands office. He replaces Ann Gibson, who has been promoted to operations director.

Multidisciplinary consultant Leonard Stace has promoted Tom Redpath to senior associate, and Paul Burns, Martin Ford, Mike Hutchins, Jonathon Lipscombe, Stuart Riley, David Spennock and Brian Stroud have been made associates.

Colin Millward has been appointed chairman and managing director of STMC Building Control.


Sir Bruce MacPhail, managing director of The Peninsular & Oriental Steam Navigation Company, has been made a non-executive director of developer Chelsfield.

Terence Magennis has joined retailer Woolworth as managing quantity surveyor.


Glasgow-based property lawyer Anne McGregor has been elected chairman of the Association of Women in Property for 1999-2000.

David Orcharton has been elected chairman of the RICS in Scotland for 1999-2000.

Stamford Homes managing director Mick Noble has been elected chairman of the New Homes Marketing Board.


Steve Bealing has joined Kelsey Roofing Industries as sales engineer.

Panel manufacturer Sonae UK has appointed Jim Hay business development manager. Malcolm Kennerly joins as business manager.

Home Ventilation managing director John Bradley has been promoted to the board of parent group NuAire Holdings.