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Where did Center Parcs originate from?
Holland in 1967
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What company owns Center Parcs?
The Blackstone Group
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How many Center Parcs are there and where in the UK?
5: Sherwood, Elveden, Longleat, Whinfell and WOBURN
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What new thing is being built in WOBURN?
Sub-tropical pool - glulam beams
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How long will the pool take to assemble?
12 weeks
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How many man hours will it take and how many workers?
195 hours - 50 workers
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Where is the wood for the beams sourced?
Programme for the Endorsement of forest certification (PEFC)
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Who is the building contractor with and how much is the contract?
ISG plc - £61 million
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How long will the project take for building WORBURN?
59 weeks
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What two experiences do ISG have?
JIT - Just In Time & waste solutions
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What has Center Parcs done to become more user friendly and how much has it cost them?
Electric cars - £2 million
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What company did they work closely with and who is this company funded by?
EST - Energy Saving Trust - UK Government
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What percentage has Center Parcs cut its emissions by 2020?
20%
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How much has Center Parcs invested to become energy efficient?
£300, 000
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How many guests and staff are there?
1.6 million guests - 6,000 staff members
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What marketing company does Center Parcs work with?
Brothers&Sisters
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Who did Center Parcs previously work with?
Beattie McGuinness Bungay (BMB).
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What college does Center Parcs offer there employees to do an apprenticeship with?
West Nottingham-shire College
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What does Center Parcs want to create for customers?
Making Memorable Moments
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What company owns Center Parcs?

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The Blackstone Group

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How many Center Parcs are there and where in the UK?

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What new thing is being built in WOBURN?

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How long will the pool take to assemble?

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