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B&F Updates

Read the latest news about Briggs and Forrester.

17th April 2019

Briggs & Forrester Living have challenged Canary Wharf Contractors to a charity competition today on the Canary Wharf Newfoundland project site.

The team have donned their PPE and have their tools at the ready, to see who can wire the best apartment Distribution Board. There are 12 competitors taking part, battling to see who will win and be named the ‘Best Distribution Board installer’.

16th April 2019

Briggs and Forrester Special Projects have been awarded the MEP services contract on the much anticipated Whitehouse Health Centre in Milton Keynes.

Working in collaboration with main contractor Willmott Dixon, Special Projects will carry out the mechanical, electrical and public health services. The health centre consists of a number of primary care rooms, treatment rooms and minor surgery suite. The development will also include a pharmacy and a café for visitors and patients.

11th April 2019

Briggs and Forrester Living are currently delivering the building services to the prestigious 60 storey Newfoundland development, located in the heart of Canary Wharf.

Renowned for its unique exoskeletal design by architects Horden Cherry Lee, Newfoundland will house over 600 apartments.

Residents will benefit from the addition of retail space, health club and spa which all offer superb views of London. Living are currently delivering the MEP services to provide shell & core and fit-out to the residential building.

8th April 2019

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services are currently delivering the building services contract at One Embassy Gardens in Vauxhall under the engagement of Ballymore Group.

One Embassy Gardens is part of the Embassy Gardens estate, a mixed-use development that features residential apartments, shops, restaurants, cafés and green spaces. Engineering Services are currently providing the mechanical, electrical and public health services to the new 12 storey flagship commercial office building.

29th March 2019

Briggs & Forrester Living have been awarded the mechanical, electrical and public health contract on Urbanest’s latest student accommodation development in London. This will be the second project that Living have secured with Urbanest, following the successful delivery of their student accommodation project in Hoxton.

28th March 2019

Briggs & Forrester Living have secured the design and build, mechanical, electrical and public health contract with McLaren Construction at Argent’s King’s Cross R3 residential development in London.

Known as ‘Luma’, this prestigious project is part of the King’s Cross masterplan, transforming the area into London’s new creative quarter.

27th March 2019

A huge thanks to all that attended our Supply Chain Event last week, we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. It was great to catch up with members of our Supply Chain and inform them of recent updates within the Briggs & Forrester Company.

Once again, a huge congratulations to all our winners who went home with an award.

As always, we’d like to thank our valued Supply Chain for their continued support – we hope that you’ll be joining us for next year’s event!

To see the short video of the night click here: 

26th March 2019

Described as Manchester’s own secret garden, the £250m mixed use development ‘Kampus’ is being developed by joint venture partners Capital & Centric and Henry Boot Developments to home a new vibrant cultural spot located in the heart of Manchester.

The next phase will include the refurbishment of two 3-storey Grade II listed buildings to create 58 one and two bedroom apartments.

25th March 2019

Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services have successfully lifted and positioned plant to both internal and external plant rooms on level 4 of the Health & Life Sciences project, located in Reading.

The site team were commended by Balfour Beatty Project Management for the lifting operations which were conducted over a 12 day period and consisted of 68 lifts. The appointed lifting contractors were Mechanical Movements.

18th March 2019

Briggs & Forrester are delighted to be delivering the Building Services on a number of projects which are involved in the Open Doors initiative this year. Today doors will be opening at The Royal School located in Wolverhampton, a prestigious private boarding school which dates back to 1865. Delivered by Build UK, the scheme welcomes the community to visit major project sites in order to inspire those who are thinking of embarking on a career in the construction industry.