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October 2017



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September 2017

Bam

Thank you to Bam for awarding us the groundwork’s package at Sutherland Primary School, Stoke on Trent.



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September 2017

Jelsons

Thank you to Jelsons for awarding us the Apartment Block at Warncliffe Road, Loughborough.



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September 2017

Redbrook

Thank you to Redbrook for awarding us the groundwork at Winter House.

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September 2017

North Midland Construction

Thank you to North Midland Construction for the groundwork’s package at Denby Street, Sheffield.

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September 2017

Wilmot Dixon

Thank you to Willmott Dixon for awarding us the groundwork’s at Woodthorpe & Winchester.

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July 2017

Oakfield are pleased to announce that Pierce Bird one of our former engineers has been signed by Notts County FC, we wish him all the best for the future.




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July 2017

Oakfield Construction Ltd carried out the groundwork’s on the Redrow Homes site, Poppy Field Meadow. Between June 2015 and August 2017.




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July 2017

G F Tomlinson


Thank you to Bowmer & Kirkland for the groundwork’s package at Birmingham Airport for the new Hilton hotel.


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July 2017

G F Tomlinson


Thank you to G F Tomlinson for the groundwork’s packages at Scraptoft for the new Community Centre and also at Nottingham Theatre Royal.


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July 2017

Tanbry


Thank you to Tanbry for the groundwork’s package at Arnold for the housing development.


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July 2017

Stepnell


Thank you to Stepnell for the groundwork’s packages at Parker Drive, Leicester for the new Selco Warehouse and also at Ruddington, Nottingham, External works for a new Office Development.


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March 2017

We are sad to announce that with a heavy heart, today we say goodbye to our last remaining JCB 3CX, this will certainly be the end of an era.
The JCB 3CX has been instrumental in helping our company and countless others like us to grow.
For many years, thanks to its amazing versatility, it has been a staple within the construction industry.
We have been proud to work alongside TC Harrison JCB since purchasing our very first 3CX 25 years ago, it was also a landmark achievement to purchase our very first brand new machine.


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March 2017

We are happy to announce that we received one of our new Scania G450 tippers. All new tippers are also sporting our special edition livery celebrating our 30th year in business.


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March 2017

We would like to say a BIG thank you to Stephen Fletcher at Keltruck, who personally delivered Oakfield's new Scania S580 to the Nottingham Forest ground to hand over to our MD Mark Flint.

Accompanied by a special license plate, celebrating Oakfield's 30th year in business, a special touch organised by Stephen himself.

We would also like to give a special a thanks to Nottingham Forest Football Club for allowing us to use one of Marks favorite locations to do the hand over.

The new Scania S580 which will be one of the first of the new model on the road in the UK. This will be available to hire as a low loader or for general haulage purposes.




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February 2017

Armson

Thank you to Armson for the award of the roads and sewers package at the former Robinsons Steel Yard at Wincanton Close, Derby.


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February 2017

Interserve

Thank you to Interserve for the award of the foundation works to the new footbridge at the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham.
The footbridge links the new tram station to the main hospital building.


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February 2017

Kier

Thank you to Kier Construction for the award of the groundworks package at Lynncroft Primary School at Walker Street in Eastwood, Nottingham.


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February 2017

Jelsons

Another big thank you to Jelsons. footpath constructions works at priors haw road in Corby and the groundslab including drainage at Yennards Farm in Leicestershire.


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February 2017

Oakfield Plant and Transport are happy to announce that we will be taking receipt of 4 new Scania G450 tippers, We are especially proud to announce that they will be accompanied by a Scania S580 which will be one of the first of the new model on the road in the UK. This will be available to hire as a low loader or general haulage purposes. They will also be sporting a special edition livery celebrating our 30th year in business.
Stay tuned for more information on photographs when they are unveiled in March.


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February 2017

Oakfield Plant & Transport can now offer a Crane service, Our 6 wheel plant vehicle is ideal for transporting goods up to 10t. perfectly suited to site clearances and medium sized plant moves, and site office and containers.


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February 2017

Celebrating Oakfield’s 30th Year in business - we look forward to an exciting year.


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February 2017

'Building a school in 5 minutes'






We recently completed a job at Allestree Woodlands School, a time lapse was created when work started on site, it shows work completed, beginning to end.


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January 2016




Just Giving have just congratulated us on being in the top 3% of fundraisers for 2016, an achievement that all at Oakfield are very proud of. Thank you to everyone who donated to such a good cause, Macmillan Cancer Support.


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December 2016



As Oakfield Construction tradition we have not given each other Christmas cards within the office and instead have donated the money to a local event for charity. We are pleased to announce we have raised £85.40 which will be donated to Nuthall Christmas Lights who are raising money for Wish Upon a Star & Nottingham Hospitals. From All at Oakfield we wish you a Happy Christmas & A Prosperous New Year.


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December 2016


Folks – you will like this! Macmillan Cancer support have congratulated you all on your kind donations. the monies you generated put our efforts into the top 1% of all donors. what an effort! – see you all next year!


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December 2016



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December 2016


Radleigh Homes – A big thank you to the team at Radleighs for their continued support in awarding ourselves with the Road & Sewers and Groundwork’s package at Stretton near Burton –on-Trent.


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December 2016


Willmott Dixon – A big thank you in awarding ourselves the foundations, drainage and external works package at the transport hub in the centre of Lincoln.


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December 2016


It’s always nice to hear when ones efforts are appreciated, it is even better to hear that not only is ones effort appreciated but that the person doing the appreciating has took time out to write to the local magazine. That’s exactly what Jim Harrison did at Barrow-on-Soar after an encounter with our Andy Glenny.



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November 2016



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November 2016

Jelsons


We thank Jelsons for their continued support in awarding the following contracts: Roads and sewers at both Barrow-on-Soar, Leicestershire and Long Buckby in Northampshire also Car park drainage and external works at Melton Mowbray. Again a big thank you.

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November 2016

Radleigh Homes


We thank Radleighs for their continued support in awarding the following projects: Radbourne Lane, Mackworth and Hillside Farm, Wyaston Road, Ashbourne. We are also pleased to announce that at Hillside Farm on the 28th October 2016 on a NHBC CQR Site Assessment (construction quality review) which covers, Foundations, Drainage and sub structure works. We were awarded the highest score that a Radleighs site had ever achieved for our area of works. A big well done to Brian Varley and all the site team.

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September 2016



Oakfield would like to congratulate, Mark & his daughter India for completing the Robin Hood Marathon, both completing within 1hour 52mins.

We would also like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has donated, all donations are going to Macmillan Cancer Support to help fund their fantastic work providing practical, medical, emotional and financial support whilst continually pushing for better cancer care.

We believe that this is a charity well worth backing and the work that they do is a huge motivation for us.

If you would still like to donate please visit our ‘JustGiving’ page for more details.

www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Mark-Flint7

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August 2016

Bowmer & Kirkland


We are pleased to have assisted Willmott Dixon with their trainee challenge. Nick Procter took the Lowloader down to Gatwick to collect a “flat pack” unit from Extra Space, this was transported to Birmingham where it is going to be installed at Highbury Orchard Community Garden. We wish the trainees all the very best with this project. Well done chaps!







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July 2016

Galliford Try


We are pleased to be working on the infrastructure and car parking works to the new Ilkeston Train Station on Coronation Road, Ilkeston. It’s something that Ilkeston has been without since 1968 and very much needs, to assist in improving the towns economy. Something we can tell the ‘grandkids’ in years to come that we were involved in.

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July 2016

Bowmer & Kirkland


We are pleased to be working on 2 pieces of work at The Moor in the centre of Sheffield – foundations, drainage and reinforced concrete bases for 3 new kiosks and the external works to the new retail development.

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March 2016

Griffiths


We thank Griffiths for their continued support in awarding us the groundwork’s package for 7 houses at Franklin Road, Jacksdale.

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March 2016

Bam Construction UK


We are pleased to have been awarded the groundwork’s package at Harington School, Oakham.

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March 2016

Henry Brothers


We are pleased to have been awarded the groundwork’s package at Alfreton Parkwood School, in Alfreton.

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March 2016

Stepnell


We are very pleased to be doing the groundwork’s package at Grove Park, Leicester. We thank Stepnell for the award of our first contract with themselves.

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January 2016

A + S Enterprises


We are pleased to have our first project at Chellaston Academy, Chellaston Derby.

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January 2016

Kier


We are delighted to have been awarded groundwork’s packages at both: RAF Cranwell, Sleaford and RAF Barkston Heath, Grantham.

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January 2016

Morgan Sindall


We are pleased to have your continued support in awarding the groundwork’s package at St Luke’s Hospital, Market Harborough.

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January 2016

Tomlinson – New projects


We are very pleased to have been awarded these latest projects and for your continued support. Drainage and externals at Bemrose School, Uttoxeter New Road, Derby.

New Brick Manufacturing facility at Ibstock Bricks, Ibstock Leicester.

Underpinning works at Station Road, Hucknall.

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January 2016


We hope you all had a great Christmas and are looking forward to our continued relationships. Lets all have a good 2016.

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December 2015


In December, all at Oakfield decided against sending Christmas cards to each other. Instead we decided to donate the money normally spent on cards etc to a local charity. The charity we decided on was the Nuthall Lights, a local event that raises money for various charities. In total, Oakfield managed to raise £209.90. Something we are all very proud of.

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December 2015

Como- Sky Leeds


We are pleased to have completed the first project for Como at project OTIS, in Leeds Dock. We hope that this could lead on to further projects with them.


Interserve


We are pleased to have been awarded the groundwork’s package at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester. We thank Interserve for their continued support.


Jelsons


We are pleased to have been awarded the 278 Works at their Wharncliffe Road site in Loughborough, and we thank Jelson for their continual support.


Kier


We are pleased to have been awarded enabling work/infrastructure work at RAF Cranwell, Sleaford. This is work required to be carried out prior to the main contract. We thank Kier for this award.


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September 2015

The Great North Run - Mark Flint


A very big well done & congratulations to Mark and India Flint, who completed the Bupa Great North Run 2015 on Sunday 13th September both completing the race within 2 hours. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported Mark & India by donating to Macmillan Cancer Support with your donations Macmillan will be able to carry on their incredible work, providing practical, medical, emotional & financial support & to continually push for better cancer care. We are pleased to announce that we have raised a staggering £2,763.00 for Macmillan Cancer Support. This could not have been possible without your help.

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September 2015

The Great North Run - Mark Flint


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July 2015

Southglade Food Park expansion completes


A 7.4m scheme to expand Southglade Food Park in nottingham, the UK’s first food and drink manufacturing site – is now complete. The park was the first of its kind in the UK when it opened in 2005 and has now expanded by 32,033 sq ft. Oakfield Construction are pleased to announce that we have just completed the groundworks on this project for Willmott Dixon.

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July 2015

Bowmer & Kirkand


We are pleased to announce the award of 2 new schools projects:

Springfield school, Bulwell, Nottingham.

Leaminton school, Sutton-in-Ashfield.

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July 2015

Hamilton (Building Contractors) Ltd


Big thank you for the award of re-inforced concrete basement project at Radcliffe-On-Trent, Nottingham.

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July 2015

Galliford Try


We’d like to thank Galliford Try once again for their continued support in awarding us “ the grange school” at Scunthorpe.

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July 2015

PLANT & TRANSPORT


Sam Foster, Trainee Contracts Manager, has passed the CPC International Transport Manager course.

This is a great achievement, well done Sam

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July 2015

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Jo Flint, Admin Clerk, has passed a maths exam as part of an NVQ Business Admin Course she is currently working through. Well Done Jo.

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June 2015

D.I.Y SOS


We are excited to announce that our very own John Harrison donated a load of top soil to the D.I.Y SOS project on behalf of Oakfield Plant and Transport, on the 22nd April. The reveal for D.I.Y SOS was on the 23rd of April however we are yet to hear about when the episode will be aired. Oakfield’s Luke Scholfield carried out works on this project from the 19th to the 24th April. This was a project we were delighted to be involved with.

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June 2015

Low Loader


We’d like to thank the following companies for their continuous support with contracts for our Low Loader: Maurice Hill Transport, Sirius, Long Eaton Plant Hire, Hilliard, Bowman Transport, T.C.Harrison, Danaher & Walsh, East Midlands Civils.

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June 2015

Great North Run


Although late, we would like to thank everyone who sponsored Mark Flint and his daughters Kelsey and India who completed the Great North Run last September in Newcastle. It was a fantastic day and the sponsors were well appreciated. They will be running the race again this year and will be looking for sponsorship soon. We at Oakfield like to support charities and support all who take part in organised events.

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June 2015

Recycling


Due to increasing demand at the Recycling yard we are looking to bring in crushers on demonstration. In order to move forward we hope to re-evaluate how rapid the new plant is against ours and hopefully increase our production rate and overall progress.

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June 2015

Office Staff


We’d like to congratulate Claire Middleton and Joanne Flint for completing six months of their twelve months Level 2 Business Admin NVQ. This will allow them to have a good insight into managing an office and will provide them with further ICT knowledge.
We wish them success for their next six months!

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June 2015

Transport Monthly


Look out for Oakfield in the August edition of Transport Monthly. They will be publishing an exciting article about embracing new technology and fours accreditation along with introducing new editions to the fleet. The article showcases how the industry is adapting to economic changes and how Oakfield fits into this.

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June 2015

Additions


We are pleased to announce that we have two new 12,000 rollers complete with new Oakfield sticker designs; these will complement our current machinery and provide potential future opportunities.
As of the 1st of April we introduced four new 8-wheeler-tippers to the road. We like to continually upgrade our fleet to ensure we can meet market demands. Please see the Plant & Transport page for brand new images.

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June 2015

Projects: Radleigh


Once again we’d like to thank Radleigh for their sustained support in the Derby area. We have a new project starting on Memorial Road, Allestree, Derby.
We look forward to improving our relationship and for continued future work!!

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June 2015

Projects: Kier


We are delighted to have secured a new contract with Kier Group. We will be working on Abbey School Stuart Avenue, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire.
We are grateful for the continued support!

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June 2015

Projects: Tanbry


We at Oakfield are extremely pleased to confirm our first project with Tanbry Construction Ltd. We will be working with them on Antill Street, Stapleford, Nottingham.
We look forward to forming a good working relationship.

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June 2015

Projects: Galliford Try


We’d like to thank Galliford Try for the second project we have been awarded from them; Brumby Junior School, Queensway, Scunthorpe.
We hope for continued work in the future!

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June 2015

Projects: Bowmer & Kirkland


We are pleased to announce the following contracts: Woodlands School, Blenheim Drive, Allestree, Derby South Notts Academy, Cropwell Road, Radcliffe Asterdale Primary School, Borrowash Road, Spondon, Derby We’d like to thank Bowmer & Kirkland for awarding us these schools and for their continued support.

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10th Febuary 2015

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We are proud to announce that we are now FORS accredited with Bronze Status. Our team involved in the Audit received a glowing report from the Auditor Steve Daly, led by Louise Hunt It is our intention now, to aim for Silver status. A big " well done” to Louise and the Team !!!!!

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10th Febuary 2015

Project – Radleigh


We have recently commenced work on 13no houses At Devonshire Avenue, Allestree, Derby. Once again we thank Radleigh for their continued Support.

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10th Febuary 2015

Project – Galliford Try


We commence work at the Oasis Academy in Scunthorpe shortly. This is the first project we have undertaken for Galliford Try (G.T.) and is on the back of the relationship we had with Millers prior to them being taken over by G.T. Lets hope we can form a similar relationship !!!

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8th January 2015

Project – Rippon Homes


We are pleased to be working for Rippon Homes on one of their housing projects at Wingerworth near Chesterfield. We once again thank them for their continued support.

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8th January 2015

Project- Morgan Sindall


We are pleased to announce the following leisure centre work and thank Morgan Sindall for their continued support.

Chesterfield Leisure Centre Wigston Leisure Centre - Leicestershire

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August 2014

Recyling : Owen Jepson


We would like to congratulate our apprentice Owen Jepson who recently passed his plant operators training course.
He now needs to undergo 300 hours on site before he will receive his certificate.
Good Luck Owen!!

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August 2014

Projects: Willmott Dixon


We are pleased to confirm the following Schools:

Roundhill Primary School, Foster Avenue, Beeston, Nottingham
Edgewood Primary School, Hucknall, Nottingham
Bramcote Hills School, Beeston, Nottingham
Coppice Farm School, Laver Close, Arnold, Nottingham
Springfield Primary School, West Road, Spondon, Derby
Pierrepont Gamston Primary School, Coledale, Gamston

This has provided us with six school projects in the Nottingham and Derby area. We would like to thank Tomlinsons for awarding us these projects and for their continued support.

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August 2014

Projects: Willmott Dixon


We have secured a new contract with Wilmot Dixon which started two weeks ago (end of . The project of building industrial units is located at Southglade, Gala Way, Nottingham.
Once again we would like to thank Willmott Dixon.

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August 2014

Projects: Radleigh


We are delighted to have secured a new contract with Radleigh. The 278 Works which is located on Wyaston Road, Ashbourne is due to commence in September.
We would like to thank Radleigh for the continued work in the Derby area.

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August 2014

Projects: Bowmer & Kirkland


We are pleased to be involved in the completion of the external works at the Velodrom which is located at Pride Park in Derby. We are currently in the final stage of the process and the project is to be completed at the end of the month (August).

We are also pleased to announce that we were awarded the Reigate School project the school is situated within the Mackworth area of Derby. The groundwork’s package includes foundations, drainage and external works. We once again thank Bowmer and Kirkland for the awards of these projects.

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August 2014

Projects : Jelsons


We take this opportunity to thank Jelsons for their continued support.
We are currently part way through a housing project at Wilford Lane, Nottingham and are very pleased to be have been awarded the 278 Works, Huncote Road, Stoney Stanton, Leicester which is due to commence in September.

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February 2014

Plant & Transport: 8 Wheeler Tippers !!!


From the 7th April 2014 we will be taking receipt of a further 3no MAN 8 wheeler tipper wagons, which will take our fleet up to 15no.
We would like to thank Gary Nelson the Area Sales Executive for MAN for his assistance in these purchases.
Once again Gary as listened to our needs from the initial discussions on price through to the delivery dates.
Cheers Gary !!!

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February 2014

Projects: Tomlinsons


Tony Musson one of our Contracts Mangers as negotiated a further piece of work with Tomlinsons.
At the new Travel Interface in the centre of Oakham. With thanks to Tomlinson's for their continued support in awarding this project to ourselves.

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February 2014

Projects: Casey Construction


We thank Casey Construction for the award of our first project with them.
It is at Peacock Lane in the centre of Leicester. It involves drainage and external works, in transforming Peacock Lane into a pedestrian area.
It is a good "fit" for ourselves in so far as it is opposite the Richard 3rd project that we are carrying out for Morgan Sindall.
This increases our presence and profile in the centre of Leicester. !!!

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February 2014

Projects : Griffiths


We would like to thank Griffiths for the award of our first project with them. An housing project at Norman Road, Ripley, Derbyshire.

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16/09/2014

We are pleased to confirm the following Schools: Roundhill Primary School, Foster Avenue, Beeston, Nottingham Edgewood Primary School, Hucknall, Nottingham Bramcote Hills School, Beeston, Nottingham Coppice Farm School, Laver Close, Arnold, Nottingham Springfield Primary School, West Road, Spondon, Derby Pierrepont Gamston Primary School, Coledale, Gamston This has provided us with six school projects in the Nottingham and Derby area. We would like to thank Tomlinsons for awarding us these projects and for their continued support.

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