Category Archives: News

Swanmore College Big Build Challenge

On behalf of Hampshire County Council, Neilcott undertook the construction of a new Performing Arts Building and refurbishment of 4 existing blocks at Swanmore College, during this project the Neilcott team set the students a “Big Build” challenge.  Working in teams the students were required to act as a small construction company that designed and […]

Snowdon Midnight Trek

Snowdonia National Park in North Wales is synonymous with beautiful rugged landscapes with wonderful trekking and outdoor pursuits.  The highest mountain in England and Wales at 1085m, its Welsh name is Yr Wyddfa, reputedly the burial place of a mythical giant.  A popular summit trek by day-time, it forms a real challenge by night.  Not […]

CCS National Awards 2018

The National Site Awards recognise those registered sites that have shown the highest levels of consideration towards the public, the workforce and the environment.  Out of over 6500 eligible sites, 816 were selected to win Bronze, Silver or Gold Awards, within each of the following project value bands: Under £500k; £500k to <£1m; £1m to <£5m; […]

The Bridge Leisure Centre Topping Out

For centuries, builders have celebrated the moment a buildings structure reaches it’s topmost point.  The age-old tradition, originally conceived to bestow good luck on a building and ward off evil spirits is now more commonly recognized as an opportunity to celebrate progress made.  Senior Councillors and officers from Horsham District Council, key members of the […]

London LABC Building Excellence Awards 2018

Neilcott are delighted to have been shortlisted as a finalist for the London LABC Building Excellence Awards 2018.  The largest business to business awards in the building control sector, the LABC regional building excellence awards recognise quality in all types of building project.  The awards celebrate achievements in the construction industry. They reward excellent buildings, […]

National Considerate Constructors Awards 2018

During April 2018, the Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Awards will be taking place.  These awards are an opportunity to recognise the most considerate registered sites of 2017.  The awards recognise sites’ exceptional standards of consideration towards local neighbourhoods and the general public, the workforce and the environment.  Only the top scoring of registered sites […]

Pilgrims’ Cross Bridge Building Challenge

Year 6 Students at Pilgrims’ Cross Primary School took part in a Bridge Building Challenge as part of their project on Victorian England and Isambard Kingdom Brunel.  Through discussion and practical demonstration, pupils explored different types of bridges and learnt about ‘compression’ and ‘tension’ and what effect these forces have on a structure.  They were […]

Transition to new ISO Standards

Neilcott is delighted to have achieved accreditation to the revised quality and environmental management standards, ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015.  One of our core values is continuous improvement in everything that we do and as part of this we challenge and embrace change, explore best practice and communicate the benefits to all.  The changes to the […]

Christmas Jumper Day 2017

Our year long fund raising for Demelza culminated in the annual Christmas Jumper day in the Orpington office.  We are delighted to have raised just over £20,000 for this fantastic charity.  Some members of our team took the day very seriously!seriously!

Silver Outstanding Corporate Supporter

The Demelza 2017 Business Awards took place in November at the Tudor Park Marriott Hotel in Maidstone.  The evening was an exclusive event for Demelza’s  outstanding business supporters,  celebrating their success in supporting Demelza, raising awareness and funding for the children and families that they care for.  Neilcott is delighted to have been awarded a […]