A family building and civil engineering company

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    We are committed to building on our engineering and construction heritage, taking pride in everything we do and making a meaningful contribution to society.

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    It’s what we are known for and it’s why we attract some of the industry’s brightest talent.

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  • Our Heritage

    Our reputation is founded on 150 years of technical excellence and innovation, our entrepreneurial spirit and our future-focused approach.

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News & Comment

  1. Works starts on Citylabs 2.0

    22 Mar 2019

    Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP) announced at MIPIM that work had started on Citylabs 2.0, the first phase of its £60 million extension of the Citylabs campus, which will be at the heart of Greater Manchester’s new globally-leading genomics campus for innovation, precision medicine, translational science, and molecular diagnostics.

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  2. Inspiring the next generation

    18 Mar 2019

    Our Commercial Manager, Geoff Carruthers paid a visit to Astrea Academy Dearne in Rotherham recently to support delivery of the Maths curriculum and provide pupils with an insight into the construction industry. Here he shares his experiences..

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  3. Celebrating International Women's Day 2019

    08 Mar 2019

    Today we celebrate International Women’s Day. To help support this year's theme, #BalanceForBetter our colleagues across the UK strike a pose, as we work towards creating a more gender balanced workplace.

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  4. Spotlight on Derek Potter, Senior Works Manager

    06 Mar 2019

    In support of National Apprenticeship Week, which runs from 4th March – 8th March 2019, we catch up with a long-serving member of the Sir Robert McAlpine team, Derek Potter. His career with us spans an incredible 37 years, where he started out as an apprentice and now works as a Senior Works Manager based in Durham.

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