Work in progress during lockdown: DG Jones and Partners, Lebanon

Work in progress during lockdown: DG Jones and Partners, Lebanon

Posted by on Nov 17, 2020 in Built environment

I’ve been working with DJ Jones and Partners on a series of projects recently.  Their core business is construction consultancy, with very high-profile projects across the Middle East and beyond, so working remotely during #lockdown hasn’t been too much of a change from business-as-usual. But then there was the huge explosion in Beirut’s harbour. The company’s main […]

Life in lockdown – exploring Norwich’s history

Life in lockdown – exploring Norwich’s history

Lots of us have been rediscovering our home patch during the first Covid-19 lockdown. Now we’re back into lockdown again, I’ve been exploring the Colegate area in the oldest part of #Norwich – a thousand years of history in just one short walk. And it’s quite a rollercoaster, from fabulous wealth to near-bankruptcy and back […]

Trams in Norwich? Brilliant idea

Trams in Norwich? Brilliant idea

If they work for Padua, they’ll work for our fine city. I’m joining the debate about trams for Norwich – and I’m all for modern tram systems. Cities around the world are battling to solve the problems of urban traffic jams and filthy air conditions – it’s not unique to Norwich. So it makes sense […]

Arcadis – set of 10 brochures

Arcadis – set of 10 brochures

Posted by on Mar 4, 2016 in Built environment, Business, Writing

Working with The Point, I’ve been writing the copy for a series of 10 brochures for Arcadis. They’re one of the world’s largest consultancies in natural and built assets, so it’s been a fantastic project. I’ve interviewed their global sector leads in sectors ranging from bridges to urban transportation, finding out the key concerns. For […]