Gleeds Construction Consultant Co. Opens in SIP
The British-owned Gleeds (Suzhou) Construction Consultant Co., Ltd. was officially opened on March 8 in SIP. Present at the opening ceremony were Ms. Sue Bishop, Consul General of Britain in Shanghai, Zhu Jiansheng, Vice Mayor of Suzhou, Yang Jianzhong, Deputy Secretary of CPC SIP Working Committee and Vice-chairman of Sipac, Pan Yue, Vice Director of Municipal Foreign Affairs Office, Mr. Richard Steer, Chairman of Gleeds Co., Mr. John Murray, Director of the company, and over 100 other guests.
Gleeds Construction Consultant was founded in 1887, and is now one of the top 50 global companies with rich experience in engineering management. It sep up the first branch in Shanghai in 1997, and previously, it acted as construction manager for the projects of GlaxoSmithKline and Andrew Telecommunications in SIP.
At the opening ceremony, Mr. Steer, Chairman of Gleeds Co., spoke highly of the potential and sustainable development of SIP, and expressed full confidence in investing in SIP. Ms. Bishop, British Consul General, extended congratulations on the successful opening of Gleeds Consultant in SIP, and hoped that more cooperation would be carried out between British companies and Suzhou.
Mar. 9, 2006