B&F Updates | Briggs & Forrester

B&F Updates

Read the latest news about Briggs and Forrester.

19th January 2021

After more than 37 years at the helm of the Briggs & Forrester Group, Mike Stanton has retired from his position as Group Chairman.

Mike said: “Over the past 73 years the Group has gone from strength to strength and is well positioned to continue to develop successfully in the future as one of the UK’s Top 5 Independent Building Services Contractors.

“The Group now operates nationally across the UK, and has come a long way from the domestic heating & maintenance business operated from my family’s home on Overstone Road in Northampton back in the mid 1960’s.

19th January 2021

Last year, Briggs & Forrester Living were delighted to successfully complete the MEP works on the Park Hill student accommodation project in Sheffield.

Working in collaboration with main contractor Kier Group, Living were responsible for carrying out the MEP contract for the development, including services such as heating and cooling, external lighting, fire alarm and switchgear.

15th January 2021

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services are delighted to have secured the MEP contract on the Globe & Simpson innovation building as part of the St. John’s redevelopment in Manchester. St. John’s is a diverse mixed use development that will establish the area as a new neighbourhood and cultural community for Manchester.

After an extensive selection process, Briggs & Forrester were selected as one of the successful framework partners on the St. John’s redevelopment of the former Granada studio site in Manchester City Centre.

12th January 2021

Briggs & Forrester Special Project have recently completed the mechanical, electrical and public health design and installations on a new 5 storey car storage facility in Purfleet for Huber Car Park Systems UK Ltd.

The new car storage facility provides in excess of 8,000 spaces over 5 floors. Situated in a shipping terminal adjacent to the River Thames, the car parking spaces will be used to store newly imported vehicles before they are distributed to main dealerships throughout the country.

7th January 2021

Briggs and Forrester Living Housing are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the M&E package for the new build housing residential development, Hayfield Oaks.

Hayfield Oaks is a brand new eight-acre development that will features 53 luxury family homes.

All of the properties will offer four or five bedrooms that will be delivered to a superior specification. 16 of the 53 plots at the development, have been designated for affordable housing.

Living Housing are set to provide the mechanical and electrical works for all 53 of the new homes.

6th January 2021

Building Services Specialist Briggs and Forrester Group has bolstered its senior team with the appointment of Jeremy Askew as Group Finance Director in anticipation of the increased revenue forecast for 2021 and beyond.

15th December 2020

Briggs & Forrester Special Projects have achieved practical completion on the Novel House project located in the heart of Hampstead, London.

The boutique development is the first of its kind located in a prime area of central London. Novel House offers 16 generously sized luxury apartments and one penthouse. Each apartment features high ceilings and picture windows with panoramic views.

15th December 2020

Briggs & Forrester Special Projects are delighted to announce that they have achieved practical completion on the new build Big Creative Academy in Walthamstow, London. The academy is for students aged 16 to 24 who want to pursue a career in the creative arts industry such as music, media, gaming, events and film/TV.

15th December 2020

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have successfully achieved Gold certification from the Supply Chain Sustainability School. The school provides an invaluable source of knowledge and e-learning and provides the opportunity for the school partners to share their company aspirations relating to sustainability whilst encouraging and emceeing the same knowledge and goals within their own supply chains.

15th December 2020

Briggs & Forrester are proud to have taken a notable step in our journey to becoming a more sustainable business, reducing our environmental impact by switching to a green fleet provider, lowering the carbon footprint of the Group and our employees.