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16th October 2020

With a huge £90m development in progress, the Liverpool waterfront area is soon set to be benefiting from a new 34-storey build-to-rent residential tower.

This development is part of the Peel L&P’s £5.5b Liverpool Waters regeneration masterplan, to which The Lexington is set to raise the bar and transform Liverpool’s rental market.

Moda Living’s ‘The Lexington’ takes inspiration from the city’s maritime history and links to New York. Towering over the docks, the building will provide best-in-class living facilities and amenities to residents.

8th October 2020

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have secured the MEP services contract on a new multi storey car park project at Sandwell & City Hospital in Birmingham with VINCI Construction UK for development partner Prime.

The multi storey car parks are being built on behalf of Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust on the existing Sandwell and City Hospital sites and will provide improved access for the hospital users. Making more efficient use of existing land, the car parks will enable the redevelopment of the wider site.

5th October 2020

Briggs & Forrester Living have been awarded the MEP contract, on a mixed-use development in London called The Broadway. Working in collaboration with Developers Northacre and Main Contractor Multiplex on this landmark development, Living will deliver the shell & core and the fit-out of the MEP services to apartment blocks 1, 2 and 3, commercial and retail spaces.

1st October 2020

Briggs & Forrester Living Housing have secured the mechanical and public health services contract on the second phase of the Bovis Homes Wootton Park Development.

Wootton Park is a new development situated in the picturesque village of Wootton in Bedfordshire. It’s less than 6 miles from the town of Bedford and within easy reach of Milton Keynes.

28th September 2020

Briggs & Forrester Group are delighted to announce that we have successfully achieved Cyber Essentials certification. Cyber Essentials is a Government backed scheme that helps to guard organisations from cyber-attacks. This certification demonstrates the Group’s commitment to cyber security to protect the company from a whole range of cyber-attacks.

11th September 2020

This year, working in collaboration with Kier, Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services completed the MEP services contract on the Keynsham Riverside development in Bath. The redevelopment included the transformation of the ageing leisure centre into a more modern and welcoming facility.

Engineering Services commenced on the delivery of the MEP contract in 2018 which was successfully delivered from the Briggs & Forrester Bristol and Exeter offices. The team were on site for 24 months and achieved practical completion in March 2020.

3rd September 2020

Briggs & Forrester Special Projects have recently completed the basement refurbishment at the Robert Hooke Building, University of Oxford.

Special Projects were appointed as a Principal Contractor and delivered the full MEP services installation along with all builders works. The main works undertaken included the internal refurbishment of the existing basement, converting the space into a high quality laboratory facility with 4No. rooms, each with their own requirements.

26th August 2020

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have secured the MEP contract on the new secondary school in Houlton, Rugby. The school will be situated on the eastern edge of Rugby, based on the historic site of the former Rugby Radio Station.

13th August 2020

Briggs & Forrester's Harry Pugh, James Hipkiss and Nico Axisa who are currently working on the Houlton Academy project in Rugby recently took part in a charity cycle ride to raise money for Myton Hospices.

Morgan Sindall and Urban & Civic teamed up to host a 50 mile charity bike ride to raise much needed funds for the local charity. The Myton Hospices focus on enhancing life when a cure is no longer an option.

3rd August 2020
12-14 Penn Street

Working in collaboration with Thornsett and the London Building Company, Briggs & Forrester Special Projects have recently been awarded the MEP services contract on their 12-14 Penn Street project in London.

The Hoxton residential building comprises of 30 modern apartments. Special Projects are delivering the Design & Build, Mechanical, Electrical & Public Health Services works to the new 8 storey development. The building also features a community facility for London City Mission which is located close to Shoreditch Park.