B&F Updates | Briggs & Forrester

B&F Updates

Read the latest news about Briggs and Forrester.

6th January 2020

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have achieved practical completion on Infineum’s Global Centre of Innovation in Oxford. The grand opening day took place on Friday 8th November, which was hosted by Infineum’s Global CEO, who congratulated the teams who were involved in the project, praising the successful delivery and most importantly the safe delivery of their new facility.

19th December 2019

Earlier this week, staff from the Northampton Head Office dropped off much needed donations to local charity the Hope Center.

Working to tackle poverty and homelessness, the Hope Center have been serving the community of Northampton for 45 years. With close to 100 community volunteers, the charity is 98% funded by charitable donations.

We are delighted to have had the opportunity to support the amazing charity and volunteers who are fighting for the lives of the most vulnerable.

19th December 2019

We are so proud to announce that the Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services team from the Birmingham Office have raised over £21,000 in support of Robert Morgan and Pancreatic Cancer UK.

Pancreatic Cancer UK was the Midlands region chosen charity to support this year. The Engineering Services team have held and participated in various events in order to raise significant funds to support the charity.

These events include the Three Peaks 24 Hour Challenge and the Briggs & Forrester Group Midlands Charity Golf Day.

12th December 2019

As part of a joint venture between Woking Borough Council and Moyallen Group, Woking is currently undergoing a £540m transformation in which the town’s residents will benefit from a new retail space and 3 high rise buildings, transforming the Woking horizon.

4th December 2019

#ThrowbackThursday to when a team of Living and Engineering Services from the Northern region took part in the Gardiner & Theobald football event last Friday. Although we didn't win the GT Cup, The Briggs & Forrester team made it to the semi finals. Well done to all that took part! #ExcellenceAtEveryLevel

3rd December 2019

Briggs & Forrester Group are delighted to have been named a Top 10 M&E Contractor in the Construction News Specialist Index 2019. Coming in at number 8, the Group revenue has increased by nearly a quarter (22%), which is the largest increase in the Top 10.

Group Chief Executive, Paul Burton said: "If there weren't the right opportunities out there, an abundance of good clients and an extended list of clients, then I’d have a concern about growth, but I actually think there's still room for us to have more penetration through some more market share."

2nd December 2019

The Briggs & Forrester team are currently delivering the MEP services contract on Llys Cadwyn, Pontypridd in collaboration with Willmott Dixon. Our marketing team paid a visit to the site a couple of months ago to see how the project was progressing.

Mae Briggs & Forrester wedi bod yn gweithio ar prosiect Llys Cadwyn yn Pontypridd, cydweithio gyda Willmott Dixon i cyflawni y gwasanaethau mecanyddol, trydan a iechyd cyhoedd. Wnaeth Sioned a Natalya ymweld a safle y prosiect cwpl o fisoesdd yn ol i gweld sut oedd o’n datblygu.

2nd December 2019

Briggs & Forrester Group has been selected as a finalist in the MEP Specialist of the Year, Project of the Year by a Specialist Contractor, Apprentice of the Year and Training Excellence categories of the 2020 Construction News Specialists Awards, the only national awards that recognises the best specialist contractors from across the UK.

To decide the winners, all finalists will attend face-to-face judging by our panel of more than 60 judges, made up from the UK’s largest construction firms and the leaders of the country’s major projects, including:

14th November 2019

Briggs & Forrester Special Projects will soon be commencing work on ‘Big Creative Academy’s’ dynamic new building which will cater to the creative arts industry. The building will offer courses for 16-19 year olds in the fashion, music, arts, media and fitness sector.

The works to the building will comprise of the demolition of the existing central spine building and 2 no. Victorian buildings and construction of a new build three storey academy with a gross internal floor area of 3,850m2.

6th November 2019

Today we're celebrating #ThisIsEngineeringDay which gives us the opportunity to recognise all the talented engineers in our industry whose work makes a huge difference to our daily lives.

This day was created to help to broaden people’s perception of the profession, challenging views of the engineering stereotype. Today, the role of an engineer could include anything from finding new ways to fight diseases to developing more sustainable buildings.