• Delph Hill Church, Bolton

    Following on from the successful completion of recent similar church projects, work has now  started on the construction of a new £1.5 million Methodist Church at Delph Hill, Bolton.  The  demolition of the old building is nearing completion with the foundations and drainage works  commencing later in the month.  The building will be home to […]

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  • Sacred Heart Primary School, Westhoughton

    Sacred Heart in Westhoughton moves into new school

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  • Staff Training

    Senior management and several site managers attended a day’s training course in Microsoft Project.  H.H. Smith recognise the importance of robust project programming, and the use of Microsoft Project as a management tool to ensure effective planning and cost control.

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  • Dunwoody Way, Crewe

    Sales of the 58 apartments at ‘Dunwoody Way’ in Crewe are now accelerating, to the extent that the Client has requested that final inspection and release of retention monies takes place 2 months earlier than expected.  This demonstrates the Client’s confidence in both the standard of work, and their certainty that no major defects will […]

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  • Holy Cross College – BCIF 13/14

    Following the successful completion earlier this year of the Emily Mary and Templeton House buildings at the college, we have been successful with our tender for the BCIF works totalling £865,000.   Work started in October and already the steel frame is erected and the floors installed.

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  • School Project Handovers

    A total of 8 school / college contracts have been completed in September, where the works have had to be finished before the return of the pupils.  This has totalled over £4.5million pounds worth of work.  H.H. Smith & Sons are delighted to report that no handover date was missed.

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  • Staff training

    Staff training this month included several senior managers attending an NEC programming workshop, which is the new form of contract to compete with the existing JCT form of contract.  Further training courses in First Aid and SMSTS (Site Manager Safety Training Scheme) have also been undertaken by a number of operatives this month.

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  • The Restaurant Group

    Two outlets for the Restaurant Group, namely ‘Frankie & Benny’s’ and ‘Coast to Coast’ were handed over to the shop-fitter at Wembley Stadium this month.  This work totalled over £350,000 within a tight 5 week programme.  Similar projects at Rochester and Milton Keynes have also been handed over on schedule during September, totalling in excess […]

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  • AEB Mosque

    The AEB Mosque, in Birmingham is progressing steadly as can be seen in these photographs. This Project is valued at £2.1m and will be completed in the next couple of months.        

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