Bob Courtier (F) has been appointed chairman of the governing board of the Quality Scheme for Ready Mixed Concrete, the construction sector specialist certification body. He takes over from Lord Hayhoe, who has retired after six years in office.
Mike Kendrick OBE (M) has been appointed non-executive director on the Jackson Civil Engineering board.
The Association of Consulting Engineers Council has elected former ACE Chairman John Bowcock (M) as an honorary member of the Association. The award marks his final retirement from the profession.
Michael Hockey (M) was elected president of the Engineering Construction Industry Association at the AGM 2000. He succeeds John Burt.
Clugston Group has appointed John Burnett (M) to the newly created position of chief executive of the group's construction related activities.
Corinne Swain, director or Arup, has been awarded an OBE for her services to planning.
Robert Ebelthite has joined consultant Gibb as technical director within its airports division.
Bruce Calder who heads Callsafe Services will be responsible for ensuring that managers on the Channel Tunnel Rail Link are fully trained in the latest safety regulations.