Business Development Manager Anthony Watson recently completed the Cycle To Ypres charity cycle alongside his friend Craig and retired RAF squadron leader and regional community fundraiser, Annmarie Jones, all in support of The Royal British Legion. The team Cycled around 450 miles last week over six days from Staffordshire to Ypres to raise over £2,800.
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We are pleased to announce that Josh Allen, Assistant Commissioning Manager for Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services, has been shortlisted for ‘Student of the Year’ award at this year’s CSA Awards.
Briggs & Forrester Building Services Maintenance Service Technician Steve Ellis recently took part in a cycle ride from Duston to Lands End, all in support of Cancer Research.
Alongside his team 'Duston Old Cranks' which included 7 other members, Steve set off on Thursday the 13th of June and returned on the following Sunday. Altogether the Duston Old Cranks cycled approximately 345 miles over 3 days and completd 19,400ft of climbing.
On the 7th of June, Liverpool Regeneration Contractors Group (LRCG) hosted their 5-a-side charity football event at the Powerleague pitch located in Liverpool.
Staff from the Briggs & Forrester Warrington office took part in the game, entering with a mix of players from Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services and Living.
The team included: Alun Bunday (captain), Paul Healey, Ian Hughes, Paul McGhee, Dan Hynes, Alistair Cato, Ryan Spencer and David Sparks.
Five of the Briggs & Forrester Northern region team attended the ‘Meet Your Future’ event on Friday 7th June 2019, at AJ Bell Stadium, Salford in partnership with The East Manchester Academy to provide careers advice and support to student’s aged between13-15 years from local Manchester schools.
It was a speed networking event where the students got the opportunity to hear stories from professionals in a diverse range of industries and roles, and discover the variety of the career opportunities available to them.
We are delighted to announce that once again we have been awarded the RoSPA Gold Award following 8 consecutive Golds!
This highlights our constant dedication to our health and safety performance. Adding to this, Engineering Services has also been awarded the RoSPA Order of Distinction following 16 consecutive Golds! – A huge achievement to the company.
The RoSPA awards is well respected in the health and safety industry recognising commitments to accident and ill health prevention.
Today marks the start of Bike Week which helps to encourage people to rethink their choice of transport and try something new.
As you may know, at Briggs & Forrester not only do we strive to eliminate risks for office staff and site workers, we are also committed to eradicating collisions between HGV’s and vulnerable road users. Hence why we are proud to be CLOCS (Construction Logistics and Community Safety) Champions, working to implement a national road safety standard across our sector.
Last Friday, Operations Director Mark Payne and Resource Operations manager Pete Curtis, visited Leicester College's Recognising Businesses' breakfast. On behalf of the Group, the pair went up to collect our certificate which represents our support for the college and students who we are delighted to be supporting. For the college, construction is said to be one of the most popular choices for apprenticeships and we are glad we can offer opportunities for those wanting to embark on their construction career journey.
Located in the heart of Hampstead Village, resides the luxurious Novel House. The prestigious residential development consists of 16 high specification apartments and a statement 3,000 sq. ft. penthouse. Apartment sizes will range from one to four bedrooms and residents will benefit from the addition of a gymnasium, communal gardens, car park and 24-hour concierge service.
It has officially been one week since we attended the prestigious H&V News Awards which took place at Grosvenor House on the 18th of April.
This year marked the 25th anniversary for the highly anticipated event and we are delighted to be a part of it all. As the longest running and most largely celebrated ceremony for the building services, H&V News Awards recognises achievements in the industry.
We are delighted to announce that we received a 'Highly Commended award' at this years ceremony which marked the 25th anniversary for the highly anticipated awards.