About Us

Our Vision

Proudly building Britain's future heritage.

Our entrepreneurial spirit means we are continually looking to the future.

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

Our vision is based around excellence in project delivery and strong and rewarding relationships with our clients, our partners and the communities we serve.

Our focus is firmly set on being leaders in our chosen sectors and using technology and data that will inspire and improve the industry. We intend to grow profitably, consolidating relationships with trusted clients and supply chain partners, and becoming stronger and more resilient.

We boldly aspire to become the best place to work, creating a truly inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and welcoming a diversity of talent to our family culture, as we proudly build Britain’s future heritage.

Everyone is welcome at Sir Robert McAlpine.

  • Innovation

    We have always embraced new technologies and ways of working and will continue to work to become a better, more sustainable business.

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  • Inclusion

    We believe being inclusive and nurturing a diversity of talent and skills will help us to continue our positive legacy. We also believe it’s the right thing to do. 

    So, we are committed to leading by example on inclusion and diversity and inspiring industry-wide changes which will benefit future generations.

    Our commitments
  • Sustainability

    Following our commitment to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi), we have pledged to set verifiable science-based targets in line with a 1.5oC warming scenario.

    As part of our transition to a low carbon built environment, we are aiming to be Net Zero Carbon by 2025 and adopting new ways of working and skills, such as Passivhaus certification. We are also committed to building communities with heart by creating social value on all our projects.  

    Our commitments

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What sets us apart

  1. collaboration with sub contractors on site

    Our Approach

    We employ exceptional people and work alongside first-rate partners to build and deliver exemplary construction projects.

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    Our Heritage

    A contemporary construction and civil engineering business, we are building on strong foundations.

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    The expertise of our people and the quality of the projects we deliver continue to win industry recognition.

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