New Site - 80 units, associated infrastructure and some 278 works in the Blunham area for Linden Homes.
New work gained with Morris Homes in the Bedford area. 187 units plus associated infrastructure.
We have been awarded a package including R&S and groundworks for a 64 unit development in Newark. Working for Bellway East Midlands.
Work with Redrow (East-Mids) in the Breadsall, Derbyshire area soon to begin. S278 works & other for a new large site.
New site gained with St Modwen Homes in the Stafford area. 80 units plus associated R&S works.
New Site - Didcot area.
74 units for Bovis SW.
We are pleased to announce another large new contract, in the Ledbury area with Barratt Homes WM. 220 units plus associated road & sewer works. Great news.
We have recently secured work in the following areas alongside Bellway Homes SM, Persimmon Homes Mids, Taylor Wimpey N.Thames, Bovis Homes SW and Martin Grant Homes:
- North Leigh
- Newton Leys
- West Witney
These jobs total an impressive 300 units plus 18 apartment blocks with all of the associated road & sewer works.
It'll be a busy day on Monday 20th November as we start to move furniture and staff to our new offices in Bromsgrove.
Another big investment in the future for MVK.
A couple of pictures of a remote controlled model Hitachi excavator made by Ralph Crampton in the Birmingham offices.
Resprayed to a genuine Hitachi colour with specially ordered de-cals added to make it as near a match as possible to our machines on site.
In the past month we are proud to announce work with clients in the following areas :
Redrow Homes - Banbury
Westleigh - Tile Cross, B'ham
Bellway Homes Thames Valley - Wokingham
Wainhomes - Alsager
Partner Homes - Winey, Oxon
St Modwen Homes - Wantage
Persimmon Homes - Tyseley, B'ham
In total this accounts for over 500 units and associated road & sewer works plus associated infrastructure.
500 new homes for families.
We have secured a new development for Taylor Wimpey (North Thames Region). The site is located on the former Beaumont Works in St Albans and consists of foundations to 2 large apartment blocks along with all associated external works and drainage.
New work gained in Chesterfield area with St Mowden Homes. Initial 49 units of a 166 development plus associated Road & Sewer infrastructure.
Two new exciting sites to start soon.
Barratt Homes Eastern Counties - Darwin Green, Cambs - 173 units including houses & apartment living with the associated Road & Sewer work.
Bellway Homes Thames Valley - Wokingham - 63units (First phase of a large site) plus initial estate roads.
Adding strength to our order book
We have been awarded a new site in Witney, Oxfordshire with Persimmon Homes Wessex
Phase one is 117 units as part of a 1,000 unit development.
We will be working with Persimmon Homes South Mids on a fantastic new site in the Redditch area. 296 units plus associated R&S work.
Please can all MVK site operatives be aware of the very important new Toolbox Talk TBT58.
The TBT explains the safe use and selection of plant on site.
All sites should by now have received the talk. If you have not, please tell your site supervisor or SHE Advisor immediately.
New site with David Wilson Homes East Midlands in the Kibworth area.
18 units plus associated R&S work.
New work agreed with Bellway Homes Thames Valley in the Chinnor area. 120 unit scheme.
New site gained in the Nuneaton area with David Wilson Homes East Midlands. 105 units plus associated groundworks.
Please see the link below for the latest company update.
95 units and assoc. R&S work secured in Longbridge, B'ham area with Taylor Wimpey West Mids.
We have new work with Davidsons Homes in the Melton Mowbray area. Initially S278 plus R&S works for the site.
More quality fleet additions.
Here is a nice photo showing part of a recent delivery from Hitachi.
A clear demonstration of our commitment to having the best equipment in the business!
New work secured on the existing Rugby Radio Site with Crest Nicholson.
186 units plus associated R&S work
We have secured new work in the Haddenham area with CALA Homes as a result of previous good works in the area.
Includes first phase of 118 units plus spine rd, estate rd, S278 works etc.
We have secured a new site with Westleigh Developments in the Coventry area.
Initially R&S work.
We have secured the initial site strip, compound set up and S278 works for an exciting 555 unit site in the Walingford, Oxfordshire area with a new client - Berkeley Homes
Two new jobs with Taylor Wimpey Oxfordshire.
46 units in Biscester & 41 units in Chesterton.
Work to start soon.
Even more work!. R&S work secured with Morris Homes in the Rugby area on a 177 unit development.
We are very proud of the strength of our order book with such prestigious clients.
A new job to start soon with longstanding clients Taylor Wimpey MK.
Woburn Sands Area
39 plots, 9 apartment blocks and a sports hall plus associated R&S and civils work.
Our East Midlands commercial team have now relocated to new offices in Coalville, Leics alongside accounts staff from the local area.
This means we are now operating from four seperate office locations
It is an amazing investment in to the company and show our continued growth, strength and commitment to clients and local employment.
A new 50 unit site in Welland, Worcs to start soon.
Client - Bovis Homes South West.
A new job secured with David Wilson Homes North West.
Ground works plus Road & Sewer works for a 170 unit site in the Congleton area.
New job with a new client.
150 units with associated R&S work in Dursley, nr Gloucester with St Mowden Homes Midlands.
Job number is 100600. That is quite a few jobs since we first started haing to number them!
Well done to Ryan Gardner, Jake Mason, Greg McLaney & James Gallus on becoming Quantity Surveyors (rather than Graduate Trainee Quantity Surveyors).
A new job secured with Barratt Homes Eastern Counties in the Northstowe, Cambridgeshire area.
135units and associated R&S with extra works to be negotiated in the future
Congratulations to Louie Daly, Paulo Sarro & Ben Hymus on their advancement from Trainee Quantity Surveyors to Assistant Quantity Surveyors.
This is the result of taking on extra knowledge and responsibilities and is a big step.
New work gained with McCarthy & Stone in the Bovingdon area.
Groundworks & civils due to start in roughly three weeks.
Three Peaks completed and nearly £41k raised so far!
News of who managed the whole challenge to follow plus lots of pictures.
A big thank you to those who have already donated.
All walkers have arrived safely in Glasgow.
Now en-route to Fort William to begin first summit.
Vans will be in Scotland now. Walkers making their ways to B'ham airport.
Walk starts at 5ish.
As of 8.30am today we are nearly at the £28,000 mark on our Just Giving site.
Please visit https://www.justgiving.com/teams/mvkelly if you can manage a donation.
A lot of MVK employees and clients will be hitting the paian barrier this weekend!
Congratulations to Darren Mockble on his promotion to Operations Manager.
The result of years of hard work and commitment.
A new job gained in the Grantham area.
Working with Barratt Homes NM to provide groundworks for a 139 unit development.
Congratulations to Stefan Ellis, Jamie Ring and Jamie Langthorne on being promoted to Commercial Managers in their respective offices.
Well deserved rewards for excellent long term results and service and a good example of the career development prospects which exist here at MVK!
Another new site due to start soon in the Burton-On-Trent area with Barratt Homes North Midlands.
Roads & Sewers work initially with scope for more work going forward.
Another exciting new site to start in SW B'ham area. We will be working with Crest Nicholson on 138 units plus associated R&S.
Another 111 units plus associated R&S work secured in the Berryfields area, this time with Taylor Wimpey SM.
Much is a continuation of the drainage works we have already installed.
New site secured with CALA Homes Southern.
50 unit scheme in the Aston Clinton area.
Further work also secured in the Milton Keynes area with David Wilson Homes. 276 units plus associated R&S work
59 Unit development secured in thee Gloucester area with Bovis Homes SW.
A big thanks to everyone who joined in the 2016 Christmas Jumper Day at our Birmingham offices.
Most are pictured here but there were others unable to get away from their desks for the photo!
Thanks to everyone who entered our childrens Health & Safety poster competition and to Liam Nugent for organising and judging the event.
Ages 7 & under winner - Lily Fountain (age 6), runner up - Alfie Bode (age 5)
Ages 8 & over winner - Abigale Coulson (age 9), runner up - Ciara McGuinness (age 10)
Lots of fun re-inforcing important messages. Effective traffic management and use of seat belts.
Another new site to commence in the Aston Clinton area with Persimmon Homes NL.
New site negotiated in the Northampton area. R&S plus housing (195 units) for Persimmon Midlands.
Congratulations to Senior QS Jamie Ring & Sharon on the birth of their daughter Emmerson May.
MVK have secured a 73 unit scheme with associated R&S in the Hamilton area with Bellway Homes East Midlands
Pictured are some of the entries for the 2016 MVK Bake off. Our offices in Northampton and Oxford also presented cakes for the competition.
The winning cake was made by Ruth, Ashley, Emma and Marie.
Well done everyone.
MVK are pleased to announce we have secured a major development in the Tamworth area with Redrow WM including roads, sewers and housing. This comes on the back of several successful works with Redrow West Mids.
120 unit scheme confirmed with David Wilson Homes South Mids in the Cambridgeshire area. Work proposed to start next week.
We have been awarded the third phase of an ongoing project we have with Taylor wimpey Oxford. Good news!
To see the latest Summer 'Dig Issue' click here
Two new parcels of work secured.
68 unit area of existing site at Pulford Corner, Leighton Buzzard with Persimmon Homes Midlands.
Next phase of the Lower Heathcote Farm, Warwick site with David Wilson Homes East Mids. Homes on this development are proving very popular.
All good news.
Thanks to everyone at Daytone, Tamworth for a great evening. A pretty poor representation of MVK employees on the podium!!
Lots of new starters in our offices recently including a new Assistant Buyer, an SHE Training Advisor and a Trainee Technical Advisor.
A big welcome to them all.
We still have vacancies in our rapidly expanding business due to the incredible strength of our order book, stretching well into the future.
New job in Sandbach with Morris Homes Northern- R&S and initial 28 units on this 83 unit development.
We are pleased to have been awarded the Leckhampton, Cheltenham development with a new client, Redrow South West.
The work consists of 377 units plus considerable R&S works and will hopefully mark the start of a productive working relationship.
Allendale Rd, Loughborough
We have secured the stage one R&S works on this 98 unit greenfield site for David Wilson Homes East Midlands.
The housing works are still currently being tendered and will likely be awarded within the next few weeks.
The proposed start date is the 09/05/16 and MVK will be Principle Contractor for approx. 16 - 20 weeks.
We are very happy to announce the securing of a new site at Barnett Road, Steventon with David Wilson Homes Southern Region. The site consists of 65 units plus the associated infrastructure. This is work in a new region for us and proves the effectiveness of our (fairly) new office in Kidlington, Oxfordshire. Hopefully we will be securing much more work in this area and therefore creating more jobs for local people.
We are proud to announce Liam Nugent has been appointed Group Safety Manager for MV Kelly Ltd. He will head up our expanding SHE team ensuring compliance and safety standards throughout the company.
Congratulations to Matt Regan who has been made Regional Estimating Director following years of excellent work for MV Kelly Ltd. Well done Matt. Well deserved,
We have made a donation of £20,000 to SOS Children's Villages.
To celebrate the fact that M V Kelly Limited have been in business for 20 years, we have made a donation of £20,000 to SOS Children's Villages. This is a very worthwhile charity, which has been personally chosen by the directors and staff to be the beneficiary of our donation. SOS Children's Villages currently provide loving homes, and a mother, to some 82,000 children and young people around the world, who may have lost theirs though proverty, disease and/or war.
Download a copy of our letter from SOS Children's Villages here
The results are in! See all of the great entries here.
We had a fantastic response to our competition and the winning Poster can now be revealed. The standard was excellent and all entries will receive a selection box, however the winning entries are:
1 - 1st Place - Sophie Bowen, aged 9 (£100 Toys 'R' Us Voucher and her Poster circulated to all of our sites in 2016)
2 - 2nd Place - Jack Cosby-Cox, aged 9 (£50 Toys 'R' Us Voucher)
3 - Joint 3rd Place - Libby Monaghan, aged 10 and Frankie Welch, aged 9 (both to receive a £25 Toys 'R' Us Voucher)
As all of the entries were so good, we're sharing them with you below:
Download the 20 Year Special Edition of The Dig Issue here.
A quick view of the Buying dept and corridor before the weekend then a pic of our new, open plan office. Plant & Buying departments together at last!
M V Kelly is proud to be associated with Sean McDermott’s GAA.
UK Provincial Homegrown Champions 2015, Ireland Junior Club 7s Shield Champions 2014 & 2015. Well done from everyone at MVK!!
Taylor Wimpey South Midlands golf day individual player of the tournament - Mark Jones.
Well done to all the MVK people who completed the MacMillan Gower walk on 12th Sept.
“Provisional data for the year April 2010 to March 2011 shows that 50 workers in the construction industry were killed.