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Ministry of Defence awards celebrate commitment to the environment

Ministry of Defence awards celebrate commitment to the environment

MOD Sanctuary Awards recognise the commitment to sustainability from staff, volunteers, industry partners and contractors across the defence estate.

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Completion of Longbridge accommodation for Royal Centre for Defence Medicine staff

Completion of Longbridge accommodation for Royal Centre for Defence Medicine staff

The Commanding Officer of the RCDM has cut the ribbon to mark the completion of new accommodation for military medics working in Birmingham.

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New nurseries open for UK forces families in Cyprus

New nurseries open for UK forces families in Cyprus

The RAF Akrotiri early years learning facility was officially opened on October 17 by Commander British Forces Cyprus (BFC), Major General James Illingworth and director for the Directorate Children and Young People (DCYP), Mike Cooper.

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DIO awards contract for new jetty at HMNB Devonport Oil Fuel Depot

DIO awards contract for new jetty at HMNB Devonport Oil Fuel Depot

DIO awarded a contract worth approximately £43 million to VolkerStevin to construct a new jetty at Thanckes Oil Fuel Depot which provides fuelling facilities for the Royal Navy at Devonport Naval Base.

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F 35 Lightning fighter aircraft one step closer as RAF Marham runway intersection resurfacing completed

F 35 Lightning fighter aircraft one step closer as RAF Marham runway intersection resurfacing completed

Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has completed the resurfacing of the intersection of the 2 runways at RAF Marham as part of a larger programme of investment.

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DIO awards overseas consultancy framework contract

DIO awards overseas consultancy framework contract

Defence Infrastructure Organisation has selected 6 companies as suppliers for the principal support provider (PSP) framework.

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Gold award for DIO’s commitment to safety

Gold award for DIO’s commitment to safety

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation receives the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold Achievement Award.

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Memorial wood takes shape at Ballykinler Training Centre

Memorial wood takes shape at Ballykinler Training Centre

One hundred years have passed since the outbreak of the First World War, and the DIO is working with the Woodland Trust to mark the anniversary.

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New Chief Executive starts at Defence Infrastructure Organisation

New Chief Executive starts at Defence Infrastructure Organisation

Dave Mitchard has today [5 May 2015] started his new role as Chief Executive of DIO.

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New Chief Executive starts at Defence Infrastructure Organisation

New Chief Executive starts at Defence Infrastructure Organisation

Dave Mitchard has today [5 May 2015] started his new role as Chief Executive of DIO.

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DIO provides energy efficiency for service homes and substantial savings for soldiers

DIO provides energy efficiency for service homes and substantial savings for soldiers

Soldiers and their families at 3 army bases are benefitting from sustainably warm homes and significantly lower bills, after the DIO completed significant improvement work over the last year.

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Graduates key to success of Beacon Barracks development

Graduates key to success of Beacon Barracks development

A team of graduates is helping to successfully deliver the £100 million redevelopment of Beacon Barracks in Stafford.

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DIO provides new accommodation at Europe’s biggest residential driving school

DIO provides new accommodation at Europe’s biggest residential driving school

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) will this month complete the last of 4 new accommodation blocks at the Defence School of Transport (DST) at Leconfield in east Yorkshire.

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Improvements to urban training on Salisbury Plain

Improvements to urban training on Salisbury Plain

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) is investing more than £500,000 to improve facilities at Copehill Down’s Fighting in Built Areas (FIBUA) village on Salisbury Plain.

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David Mitchard announced as the new Chief Executive of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation

David Mitchard announced as the new Chief Executive of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation

DIO has announced the appointment of David Mitchard as its new Chief Executive under the Strategic Business Partner contract with Capita.

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New officers' rooms completed in £10 million project

New officers' rooms completed in £10 million project

The DIO has completed a £10million project to provide 2 new accommodation blocks for officers at Vimy Barracks in Catterick Garrison, North Yorkshire.

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DIO provides army medics' new home

DIO provides army medics' new home

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has started work to make an Aldershot barracks ready to receive 3 army medical units.

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Plans for new army homes on display

Plans for new army homes on display

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation will display proposals for the development of more than 900 new army family homes in the Salisbury Plain area at a series of public exhibitions.

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Welsh Guards’ new Surrey base £20 million revamp

Welsh Guards’ new Surrey base £20 million revamp

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has completed the £20 million redevelopment of Elizabeth Barracks in Pirbright, Surrey, in preparation for the arrival of personnel from 1st Battalion the Welsh Guards.

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Crest Nicholson to be new partner for major new community in Cambridgeshire

Crest Nicholson to be new partner for major new community in Cambridgeshire

DIO selects Crest Nicholson as partner for major new community in Cambridgeshire.

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DIO provides new logistics facility in Surrey

DIO provides new logistics facility in Surrey

A new £7.5 million facility provides army recruits with the latest equipment and training at Army Training Centre (ATC) Pirbright.

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Work begins on £250 million defence college

Work begins on £250 million defence college

Work has begun on a £250 million redevelopment to deliver world class training facilities for key support personnel from each of the UK’s armed forces at a single location.

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Cadets aim to raise £1 million for tree project honouring war dead

Cadets aim to raise £1 million for tree project honouring war dead

Dozens of cadets will stand side-by-side in woodland poppy fields to mark the start of a £1 million First World War fundraising challenge.

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DIO supports emergency response rehearsal

DIO supports emergency response rehearsal

Emergency services have practised dealing with the aftermath of a fatal helicopter accident on a Norfolk military training area.

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