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B&F Updates

Read the latest news about Briggs and Forrester.

1st October 2015

Four members of the Briggs & Forrester team attended the Kier Charity Endurance Day last week.

The team had a great time at this fantastic event, which raised funds for The Kier Foundation, who do wonderful work with charitable causes throughout the UK.

A tremendous day that we were proud to be a part of, well done to everyone who joined in on the day. 

25th September 2015

We are very proud to be experts in what we create whether that be infrastructure, engineering, low energy solutions or special projects. 

We don't often comment on the other end of the scale, demolition, but today opposite our Northampton HQ we have see the coming down of a building that has sat adjacent to us for many a year. 

What was the base for Metcalfes and AT Tools will soon be no more and we look forward to seeing a new development opposite our offices very soon. 

16th September 2015

Low Energy Consultancy, part of the Briggs & Forrester Group, has recently undertaken a site inspection on the 50,000 square foot AMEI building in Dallam Lane, Warrington.

The facility will see Air Source Heat Pumps and PV on the roof of this five-storey building which has been designed to provide start-up businesses with the workspace they need.

10th September 2015

Briggs & Forrester have been awarded the Dowty Propellers Factory Fit Out project in Gloucester

The project has an M&E value of £5.5m and is being delivered for Wates.

The Dowty Propellors business employs approximately 250 people, and is a world-leading supplier of composite propeller systems for a wide range of civil and military aircraft.

Briggs & Forrester will design, install and commission all mechanical, electrical and public health services to suit the new facility.

The duration of the works is estimated to be approximately 16 weeks.

1st September 2015
Despite the awful weather over the August Bank Holiday weekend Northampton hosted the 2015 Festival of Water supported by Briggs & Forrester.
 
The event celebrated the 200 year anniversary of the opening of the Northampton Canal Arm with attractions and entertainment at Beckets Park in the town.
 
It was great to see so many people there giving their support despite the awful weather.
28th August 2015

We are delighted to announce that Dawood Seedat, a Technical Trainee for Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services has been awarded the prestigious East Midland Chartered Institute Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) prize.

The CIBSE East Midlands Award is given for outstanding performance over the ONC and HNC courses at college. 

Nominees are evaluated in different areas such as general attitude, determination and committment to the industry and studies and professional and personal development.

24th August 2015

Low Energy Consultancy, part of the Briggs & Forrester Group are working with retail giant Aldi on their new UK Headquarters in Derbyshire.

The building, based in Atherstone, is seeing a new extension which the Low Energy Consultancy team are working on.

LEC are carrying out the initial building regulation compliance checks. This will assist with the design strategy and local planning requirements. 

20th August 2015

We are very proud that our very own Chris Church, Pre Construction Director at Briggs & Forrester is taking part in the world famous Rolex Fastnet Race which is currently underway.

Chris is in the boat Bella of London and they are currently placed 255th having travelled 571.3 miles.

Chris and the team are expected to cross the finish line at just after 4am on 21 August 2015. 

14th August 2015

In 2014 a record-breaking 1300 riders took part in Cycle 4 Cynthia, raising almost £64,000, taking the total to over £350,000 in the eleven years of the event. 

In 2015 Briggs & Forrester will be taking part in this important event. We hope a record number will be taking part this year when it returns to Althorp on Sunday 13 September 2015.

It is only a few weeks away and we look forward to keeping you updated on the progress of the team from Briggs & Forrester. 

13th August 2015

Briggs & Forrester has welcomed the new intake of apprentices who will be visiting each of departments of the business on a rotational basis to gain a first-hand knowledge of the functions and operations.

They started work with us in August and after two years into their training they will choose their desired department to progress their careers in.

Great to have you on board guys!