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2006

 

Company Newsletter (December 2006)

 

Issue 2          

 

 

 

Project News (June 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During June we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • Extension/Alteration works to Richmond CE School, North Yorkshire

  • Structural Repairs to offices in Billingham

  • Kitchen Alterations/Modifications at a school in Billingham

  • Alterations to a Factory in Seaham

Staff News (June 2006)

 

Trevor Minns a very experienced Site Manager from MMP Group has decided to join our team in early July. Initially he will be looking after a few small projects but is earmarked to commence works on a 800K design & build office building in Barnard Castle towards the end of the summer.

 

Company News (June 2006)

 

We have continued our success from our first year's trading by achieving a turnover of in excess of 2.5m for the first six months of this year. This sets us on target to achieving our medium term forecast of a maintained an annual turnover of around 5m.

 

We are currently purchasing land at South Church Enterprise Park in Bishop Auckland for our new offices. Once the purchase has gone through we expect to commence works on site in September and complete by and move in early next year.

 

Initial Sketches

 

Project News (May 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During May we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • Alteration to a church in Ferryhill

  • Reinstatement works to a Pub in West Cornforth (Fire Damage - Insurance)

  • Large House Extension in Durham

  • New reception building and associated works at the Botanic Gardens, Durham

Project News (April 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During April we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • External Improvements to 20 dwellings in Eldon Lane for Wear Valley District Council

  • Numerous external work projects for WVDC

  • Full refurbishment of a six bedroomed dwelling in Stapleton near Darlington.

  • Kitchen Refurbishment at a school in South Shields

Project News (March 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During March we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • Structural Repairs to a factory unit in Newcastle (Subsidence - Insurance)

  • Access Improvements (DDA) at Palace Green Durham

  • Various small projects for WVDC

  • Refurbishment of Cowshill Village Hall

  • Refurbishment and alteration to the YMCA at Barnard Castle

Project News (February 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During February we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • The installation of demountable classroom units at a school in Coundon near Bishop Auckland

  • The refurbishment of toilets at a school in Esh Winning (Design & Build)

  • Kitchen Refurbishment at a school in Esh Winning

  • External Improvement works to 30 dwellings in Chilton (New roofs, repointing, new window, new doors, structural works, etc - Value 780K)

  • Access Improvements (DDA) at Durham University (Student Union Building)

Project News & Updates (January 2006)

 

Completed Schemes  

 

We completed the Techno Cafe at the University of Durham (180K) within the shortened timescale (reduced by 4 weeks) and five days ahead of the University's drop dead date. The revolutionary and state of the art facility was designed by PhP Architects to enable students to work on, share and develop IT based projects and is the first of many similar facilities which the University hope to develop over the next few years to ensure that they provide the best possible facilities for their future students.

 

 

 

 

A Typical Six Seater Pod

 

Each pod has network Ports (Wired & Wireless), Power Outlet Points, User Controllable Lighting, Plasma Displays for personal or tutorial use

 

 

Company News (January 2006)

 

At the start of the year the National Federation of Builders (NFB) confirmed that we have been accepted for full membership to Federation. Our membership will help us to improve our professional approach, increase the range of support that we can offer to our clients, help us keep up to date with new legislation, introduce us to new methods of construction, etc. Overall we expect that the NFB will help us to improve our overall service.

 

Project News & Updates (January 2006)

 

New Schemes  

 

During January we have secured and commenced works on the following schemes:

  • Refurbishment/Alteration works to Burger King in Sunderland

  • Alterations & Extensions to a dwelling in Wylam

  • Disabled adaptations to a dwelling in Ingleby Barwick

  • Fully refurbishment of two toilet blocks for WVDC

  • Fencing & External works at St Bede's RC Primary School in Darlington

  • Alterations to a school in Gilesgate, Durham

Staff News (January 2006)

 

Again we have strengthened our management team to ensure that we can continue to give a high level of service to our clients, employees, consultants and sub-contractors. In January Gary Atkinson formerly from MMP joins our company as an Estimator/Quantity Surveyor. This dual role will allow Gary to gain more on site experience which will be invaluable for his degree course and will strengthen his overall knowledge of the industry.

 

 

2005