NATIONAL FEDERATION OF BUILDERS
The federation has appointed Suzanne Vaughan as business development officer and administrator.
The building services, engineering and facilities management group has appointed Gavin Hastie associate director with the mechanical and electrical division of the firm. Mr Hastie will be responsible for the design of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems.
Brian Sykes has been made regional manager for the Tyneside operation of the building services outfit. Mr Sykes joined the firm in 1995 as contracts manager.
The Cheltenham-based construction firm has made two appointments. Jon Woolfe has become financial director and Mike Mann has been made deputy managing director.
The building contractor and plastic building materials distributor has appointed Stephen Feery as group chief executive. Mr Feery joined the firm as group finance director in 1995 from BICC Developments.
The architectural aluminium systems specialist has expanded its national sales team with two appointments. Peter Hunt has become architectural specifier for the North-East and Gillian Siddall has been promoted to territory manager for the North-East.
The developer has appointed Martin Clarke as executive chairman. Mr Clarke has been a non-executive director for seven years.
Martin Carville has joined the environmental and engineering consultancy as associate director. Ian Hopley has been appointed principal consultant at the firm's Newcastle office. Mr Hopley will concentrate on developing business within local government.
The association has made Colin Mitchison regional liaison officer. Mr Mitchison will provide support services to the association's regions.
The South-East-based construction company has appointed Nigel McArthur regional construction director of its offices in Exeter and Plymouth.
The chartered surveyor has made Pippa Somner a partner to head up an architecture and building surveying services division. Ms Somner has joined the firm from private practice.
The manufacturer of engineering products for marine, industrial and defence applications has appointed Frank Cutri sales and marketing director. Mr Cutri joins the firm from Urbis, which specialises in lighting systems and acoustics.