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Project News: Itsu, Stansted Airport

Itsu Stansted Airport

Early in 2015, we began work as the main contractor on a new branch of Itsu at Stansted Airport – part of the airport terminal’s £80million redevelopment project. The outlet is located in a kidney-shaped area in the departure lounge, just before the gates. The outlet is on the open concourse with only the terminal’s main roof as cover, so there are no walls or ceilings in the seating area. This dramatically affected the design. To contain the seating area, … [Read More]

Projects News: Mistley Manor, Luxury Residential Care

Mistley Manor

We recently completed the interior for Mistley Manor – a purpose-built, state-of-the-art care home in Mistley, near Manningtree in the Stour Valley. The home provides high-quality accommodation and specialist care for up to 60 elderly residents. NEWSFLASH: Mistley Manor is having an Open Day on Thursday 16th April 2015 11am – 4pm. More details here!   Facilities in the home include a bar, restaurant, and lounge areas – plus a cinema room, hair and beauty salons, and a private library. … [Read More]

Christmas 2014 Competition Winners

Christmas 2014

This Christmas, we gave everyone the chance to win some chocolates in our festive prize draw. As usual, we had several thousand entries! Winners The winner of the Hotel Chocolat ‘Christmas Collection’ Gift Box filled with lots of chocolate goodies (worth £35) was: Gerald Hudson, from Leeds The three runners-up, who each won a box of Hotel Chocolat ‘Chocolate Baubles’, were: Janette Arnold, from Harrow Pamela Cook, from Reading Rachael Green, from Woodbridge Congratulations to all of you! Thank you to … [Read More]

Colchester MP Bob Russell visits GS Contracts

On November 13th, Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell visited our premises as part of a local event to promote apprenticeships, run by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB). We discussed our apprenticeship scheme, and Sir Bob was given a tour of our workshops, seeing some of our current projects. He spoke to our four current apprentices, who are working towards an NVQ in Bench Joinery. Each year they begin working with us in Summer after finishing school, then two months … [Read More]

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