Punching above weight in Cumbrian school

Award winning building and roofing specialist, Hodgson Sayers, has soared to new heights as it managed the installation of a new roofing system at Netherhall School in Maryport, Cumbria. Led by contract manager, Dave Wakenshaw, the team sourced local subcontractors to work alongside its operatives to deliver the project. Due to the relationship formed with...... Read more

James Rolt reflects on a successful year for the SHEQ Committee

Since it was revamped in April, the SHEQ committee has met on three occasions in 2017. In this time, we have had a lot of valuable feedback from employees, who are keen to have their say and be included in our drive for continuous improvement. The overall aim of the committee is to improve communication,...... Read more

Value is added as quantity surveyor Sharron joins the team

Having been at the company for a few months now, I am really enjoying my role overseeing the utilities department. I have a wealth of experience preparing tender documents, undertaking cost analysis and allocating work to contractors. There is a great deal to do as I am working on a range of projects. I studied...... Read more

Stanley Storm shows a ‘net’ gain in membership

We are delighted to learn that our near neighbours at Stanley Storm Netball club is proving such a great success. Not only are all its teams doing so well, membership is increasing all the time. Established in 2013, the club originated from the England netball health netball initiative, ‘Back to Netball’. However, due to the...... Read more

On yer bike.. Contracts Manager, Dave Wakenshaw joins thousands of people who roared into action to help raise money for Prostate Cancer and Men’s Mental Health

On Sunday 24 September, myself and colleague, Tom Kindly, joined thousands of keen motorcyclists on a mission to raise funds and awareness for both Prostate Cancer and Men’s Mental Health. How did I get involved with this? The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride was founded in Sydney, Australia by Mark Hawwa, inspired by a photo of Mad...... Read more