Civil engineering based work mainly covers construction of footpaths, roads, manholes, drainage, car parks, playgrounds and reinforced concrete foundations. Clients range from small commercial companies to large industrial concerns including chemical and petrochemical companies
Our utility group serves the communication, gas, water and electricity industries in constructing and maintaining their underground distribution networks. Work entails trench excavations for the laying of ducts, cables and pipework plus the subsequent fill, compaction and reinstatement of the excavated surfaces.
Our main clients, are Northern Powergrid, and Intergrated Utility Services, with the majority of our current workload in this section being carried out as main contractor.
We are employed by smaller communication firms to provide ductwork for CCTV, computer links etc within hospitals, schools, universities, commercial properties, industrial estates etc.
We have in place an emergency call out service, which is currently used by Northern Powergrid on a 24/7 basis. This involves responding to a calls from NPG engineers to provide gangs at advised locations to excavate and expose cables to allow their jointing teams to repair faults and re-connect supplies.
We have an ongoing commitment to training of our front-line personnel in keeping with industry targets to maintain a 100% qualified workforce.