During the £1.5 million two storey extension contract at Calverley C of E Primary School in Leeds, George Hurst & Sons Ltd delivering a series of workshops for pupils at the school as part of the contractual Employment and Skills Programme set by the Yorbuild framework. Continue reading
Whirlow Hall Farm Trust, is a Sheffield charity providing a real farm experience for all… it is a classroom in the countryside! The Trust deliver workshops on aspects of animal care and farming to all manner of groups including school classes. Continue reading
George Hurst & Sons are currently working with the NFB on its Supply Chain Improvement Programme. The overall aim of the project is to develop and deliver a collaborative Supply Chain Improvement Programme working with Rotherham MBC, ourselves, and the supply chain on the Wickersley School project. Continue reading
Work have begin on the new build extension and the remodelling and refurbishment programme at South Hunsley School & Sixth Form College. George Hurst & Sons Ltd are delighted to have been awarded the works contract and we are looking forward to working with the school Project Management Team and their consultants over the duration of the works. Continue reading
As the George Hurst & Sons Ltd transport replacement strategy takes place in an effort to reduce the carbon footprint & running costs of our vehicle fleet, we see another two new Ford Transit Custom vans delivered to the head office at Don Pottery Yard, Swinton, Rotherham.
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On 16th February 2015, Hurst were recognised at the Houses of Parliament for our efforts towards being a ‘BIM ready’ company by incorporate BIM protocols into our company procedures.
The ceremony honoured the work of the 16 exemplar companies including George Hurst and Sons and 77 BIM Champions including our very own Kay Botcherby and Dean Glazzard who took part in both the BIM Exemplar Programme and BIM Champion Programme. Continue reading
On Friday 13th February, Generation 4 Change (G4C) Yorkshire & Humber held their first annual G4C Awards at the Mercury Hotel in Sheffield. Continue reading
G Hurst & Sons have committed to improving the environmental performance of its fleet of company vehicles by embarking on a programme of improvement. As part of this process, vehicles have been fully fitted with trackers and upgraded to more fuel efficient vehicles with additional seats to allow the vehicle sharing scheme to be implemented more effectively. Crew buses are also being introduces to maximise the positive impact of the scheme. Continue reading
During 2014 and into 2015, more and more of our sites are being registered with the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS). The Board of Directors at Hurst’s have made a concious decision to use the scheme as a tool to raise standards, both on our construction sites and in the office, with a focus on providing support and assistance to our site managers. Continue reading