KC Building Services (Midlands) Ltd is a family run building contracting business incorporated in 2003. Kier personally has 27 years’ experience in the industry.
In recent years, the business has expanded into a full service building contractor and has undertaken more commercial work. Kier approached the D2N2 Growth Hub for advice and support in achieving his growth ambitions.
Histologix is a privately owned contract research organization (CRO) and a specialist provider of histology, histopathology, immunochemistry, digital pathology and image analysis services to the Pharma-Biotech industry. In order to further develop and fast-track their services, the directors worked closely with Medilink who helped them secure funding through the Healthcare and Bioscience iNet to buy vital pieces equipment including a whole slide digital scanner from Hamamatsu and HALO™ image analysis software from Indica labs. The new technologies have allowed Histologix to enhance their service offering and establish a primary position as the leading independent GLP/GCP compliant laboratory in the UK for these type of services, serving Pharma and Biotech in the field of personalised medicine, biomarkers and companion diagnostics.
A South Derbyshire company is recruiting further skilled crafts people to join its workforce as part of an expansion programme supported by an £180,000 grant from Derby Enterprise Growth Fund (DEGF).
An infrastructure engineering company with a sizeable rail division, has expanded its UK operations by opening an office in Derby. The company’s growth has been supported by the city’s inward investment company Marketing Derby and a grant from Derby City Council through the Derby Enterprise Growth Fund.
Heather Wells is Group Finance Director of BDP, a global design practice providing expert architectural, design and engineering services. In this video, Heather describes how UK Export Finance (UKEF) helped lay the foundations for their global growth.