Siemens, rail factory, engineering

Siemens plans new £200m rail factory in UK

The UK engineering jobs market received good news this week with global rail manufacturer Siemens announcing its intention to build a major new factory in Goole in the East Riding of Yorkshire. This development, which could mean an investment of up to £200m, is a major step forward for Siemens’ journey in the UK. The…

Wind turbines, renewable energy

UK wind power overtakes coal for first time

The UK has achieved its greenest year ever in terms of how the nation’s electricity is generated, National Grid figures reveal. According to new data from analysis website MyGridGB, renewables provided more power than coal plants on 315 days in 2017- more than 90% of the year. Breaking renewables down shows that coal was beaten by wind…

Copius Group, oil rig

Budget pledge on North Sea tax histories

In yesterdays budget speech, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond revealed plans to introduce transferable tax history for the oil and gas industry by November 2018. In an effort of spurring fresh investment in UK oil and gas assets and spreading the multibillion-pound cost of decommissioning between industry and government. North Sea industry leaders have repeatedly…

Copius Group, oil rig

Workforce Report 2017, Oil and Gas UK

A new report which provides a detailed insight into the employment picture of the UK offshore Oil & Gas industry has been released by the sector’s trade body, Oil & Gas UK. The people working on offshore installations are a key focus of the Workforce Report which reveals the areas they travel from across the…

Wolf, winter, house of copius

House of Copius

Winter is coming and the House of Copius require some new recruits to strengthen our army, in the goal to the defeat the common enemy for the greater good. Copius Group require Researchers and Recruitment Consultants for Northern Ireland and Logistics and Facilities Coordinator for Belgium/Netherlands. For an exploratory discussion in confidence contact Cathy McCorry on…

career change, another way

When Is The Right Time For A Career Change?

Are you missing the signs that it is the time for a Career Change? Only 13% of people worldwide feel engaged at work, meaning that they are emotionally invested in their role and feel motivated to create value for their organisation. So it’s safe to assume that there will come a point in your career…