• May 2017 – The Scaffolding is coming down at Welsh Baptist Church!

    A welcome sight for Manchester locals, the scaffolding is finally coming down at Welsh Baptist Church, and just look at the progress! Sadly before we started the scaffolding had been up since 2002! Safe to say we have made quick progress since we started early last year, and finally the scaffolding is gone! See more […]

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  • February 2016 – Recent Project Handovers

    The following projects have recently been completed and successfully handed over; Project Description Sector Value Period Tratos 3,400m2 Warehouse Extension Commercial £2m 26 Weeks Radcliffe Riverside Refurbishment of high school Education £1.6m 24 Weeks Ashton Old Baths Upgrade of historic building to create a commercial hub Conservation/Restoration £2.8m 48 Weeks A well done to all […]

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  • February 2016 – New Works Awarded

    The following projects have recently been awarded to H.H. Smith, many involve working with architectural teams and designers  who H.H. Smith have previously worked alongside successfully; Project Description Sector Value Period Smithills High School Design & Build of new heating system Education £700k 54 Weeks Welsh Baptist Church Conversion of existing church into apartments Housing/Residential £5.6m […]

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  • November 2015 – H.H. Smith Scoops Top Award

    H.H. Smith were delighted to receive the most outstanding achievement award at the annual Made in Bury Business Awards 2015 at the Longfield Suite in Prestwich last November. The company had entered the family business award and were disappointed to be overlooked, only to have that disappointment turn to elation on receiving the evening’s main […]

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  • October 2015 – Hat-trick for the Boys

    Chris Purkiss (Contracts Manager) and his fiancée Christina led the way in February 2015 with the birth of their son Remi. Chris was swiftly followed by Steve Loster (QS) and his wife Jody who had their daughter Molly in July 2015. Not one to miss the celebrations, Andrew Duckworth (Chief QS) and his wife celebrated […]

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  • August 2015 – Guests Check Into Luxury at The Grosvenor Hotel, Pulford

    The hotel owners are delighted to welcome their guests into their sleek and stylish newly refurbished hotel. The attention to detail has been evident in the delivery of this splendid makeover with the first floor gallery and ornate staircase displaying luxury. ‘A story book entrance for any bride’.

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  • June 2015 – Quality In House

    Andrew Duckworth, chief quantity surveyor, has achieved his MSC Construction Law and Adjudication. A huge well done from everyone at H.H. Smith.  

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  • May 2015 – Young Apprentices Strive Forward

    All new apprentices are delighted to have finished their first year study at both Bury College and Salford City College. The courses being undertaken are HNC Construction 1st Year, L2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations, L2 NVQ Diploma in Trowel Occupations 2nd year, and L2 NVQ Diploma Wood Occupations. All apprentices have demonstrated their interest […]

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  • January 2015 – Two New Accreditations To Add

    H.H. Smith were delighted to have achieved both ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification for environmental and occupational health best practice. These  accreditations demonstrate the importance that H.H. Smith put on environmental, quality and safety measures in construction. The next challenge is to achieve Investors in People.  

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  • November 2014 – Delph Hill’s Resurrection

    Around a thousand people gathered to celebrate the opening of the new Triangle Community Methodist Church. Rev. Hilary Howarth, commented, “It is such a joy to be here in this beautiful building which is the culmination of 5 years dedicated effort by the 4 Methodist churches that have joined together to become the Triangle.” Link […]

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  • August 2014 – New Staff Appointments

    Over the summer months H.H. Smith’s workforce has expanded by the addition of eleven new permanent staff members. H.H. Smith firmly believes that the key to its success lies in the quality of its staff, and therefore invests heavily in their training and development. H.H. Smith welcomes a new trainee QS, three new apprentices, a […]

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  • August 2014 – Frankie & Benny’s Still On The Menu

    H.H. Smith’s strong relationship with ‘The Restaurant Group’ continues to grow with 3 projects currently at different construction stages. F&B Taplow near Slough has been completed after the restaurant required a new mezzanine floor and internal alterations. F&B York, still under construction, is halfway through the programme and work to create a new single storey […]

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  • June 2014 – Braid’s Golden Trowel

    New apprentice Lewis Braid impressed this month by scooping the “Outstanding Achievement Award” for his level 3 bricklaying apprenticeship course at Bury College. Having made such an early impression since joining H.H. Smith, the future certainly looks a golden one. Congratulations Lewis and we hope many more awards follow in the future.    

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