Construction

Darren Frias-Robles, MD of Whitefox Chartered Surveyors looks at the topic of flooding and we learn about how staff member Lloyd Blyth is training for the Brighton Marathon

Flooding Introduction The Risk of flooding can be increased by the development of land. Surface water drainage design is an important consideration in alleviating this... READ MORE »

‘Warm welcome’ to town planning consultant Ethan as KPPC eyes growth across the South

Ken Parke Planning Consultants have taken on a new town planning consultant, Ethan Townsend. Ethan, 24, joins from the New Forest National Park Authority, where he’s... READ MORE »

Greendale Construction welcomes new surveyor Paul while Ben moves up to contract manager

Greendale Construction in Poole have kicked off 2024 with a new appointment and internal promotion. Paul Adam has joined the firm as a Quantity Surveyor, while Ben Briggs... READ MORE »

Big-hearted construction firm raises £3,660 for youngster’s life-changing surgery

A Dorset construction firm has raised £3,660 to help pay for life-changing surgery and post-operative physiotherapy for a seven-year-old boy. Staff at chartered... READ MORE »

Founders Derek, Sean & Ryan toast to 10-year anniversary of Wimborne firm DMW Architects

Staff, clients and collaborators of DMW Architects gathered in Lytchett Minster last week to celebrate the firm’s 10th year in business. The RIBA Chartered Practice was... READ MORE »

Whitefox MD Darren Frias-Robles looks at airspace developments and we meet Managing Surveyor Andy Keen

Airspace or ‘rooftop’ development provides the opportunity to provide thousands of new homes. Airspace developments are complicated and have unique risks attached to... READ MORE »

Cheers! Statue celebrating village’s brewing heritage unveiled at new Bellway development

An impressive wooden carving of a barrel-making artisan has been unveiled by a housebuilder at its new development in Dorset. Bellway Wessex commissioned the life-sized... READ MORE »

Football legend cuts the ribbon on Travis Perkins’ new Bournemouth site

Legendary football manager Harry Redknapp has officially opened the new Travis Perkins Bournemouth branch. The former Bournemouth, Portsmouth, West Ham and Tottenham... READ MORE »

Sky’s the limit says roofing boss named future leader at business awards

Ryan Cooper believes the sky is the limit for his family roofing business. Turnover at Poole-based MC Roofing is forecast to double every year for the next five years... READ MORE »

Weymouth Station Gateway project takes top honours at ICE South West awards

The transformational Weymouth Station Gateway project was recognised with two prestigious awards at the 2023 Institute of Civil Engineers' (ICE) South West Civil... READ MORE »