For many years now, the Briggs & Forrester Group have been proud supporters of youth charity, The Prince’s Trust. As a business who strive to build the skills of young people and openly invests into supporting their future career prospects, it’s clear to see that the charity and business share a similar goal of inspiring young people and changing their lives for the better.
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Adding to their growing profile of successful residential projects, Briggs & Forrester Living recently completed the MEP services contract on Moda Living’s Angel Gardens development in the heart of Manchester. The development is situated at the centre of a 20 acre mixed use regeneration project, bordering the Northern Quarter of the city.
Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have successfully completed the building services on Unit H at the Unity Campus, Sawston, Cambridgeshire.
Engineering Services worked in collaboration with Morgan Sindall who in turn delivered the project for local developer, The Howard Group. The project team worked to a contract period of 5 months, delivering the refurbishment and fit-out of the existing warehouse to form a new office space including new core areas and mezzanine floor.
A huge congratulations to Claire Palmer, Senior Electrical Design Engineer, for being selected as a finalist for this years’ WICE Awards in the ‘Best Woman in Electrical and Mechanical Engineer’ category!
The WICE Awards (Women in Construction and Engineering) help to break down barriers and build new heights for all women in the industry.
Briggs & Forrester’s turnover jumped to £262.2m in 2019 as the company continued to record growth.
Turnover increased from £222.4m in 2018 and £181m the year before. The company announced 12 months ago that it expected turnover to keep on rising and hit £300m in 2020
To read our Construction News Article, visit: https://www.constructionnews.co.uk/financial/briggs-and-forrester-turnover-tops-260m-17-03-2020/
In conjunction with BCEGI UK, Liverpool John Moores University and CIBSE, Briggs & Forrester Living recently took part in a student site visit held at The Lexington, Liverpool.
Briggs & Forrester staff from the Warrington Office attended a careers fair at Trinity Church of England High School, Manchester. The careers fair was an all-day event attended by years 7-11 and the sixth form students.
We're delighted to have the opportunity to provide insight to our industry and show students what a career in engineering can offer them.
A huge thank you to Willmott Dixon for lending the team a circuit box for our stand!
We are proud to announce that we have been selected as finalists for three different categories at this years H&V News Awards 2020. The categories are; HVAC Contractor of the Year, HVAC Project of the Year (Over £0.5m) and Low-carbon Achievement of the Year.
The event itself helps to shine a light on the wealth of talent and innovation in the heating and ventilation industry.
For more information, visit: https://awards.hvnplus.co.uk/
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.
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.