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Company News (December 2010)


During December we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • Major Alterations & Refurbishment at West Lane Hospital in Middlesbrough to form an Eating Disorders Unit (1.2m)

Company News (November 2010)


In November we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • External Refurbishment of a List Shop in Stockton on Tees (40K)

  • Re-Ordering Works to St Matthew's Church in Newcastle (20K)

  • Refurbishment works to St John's CE School in Darlington (80K)

  • Refurbishment works to William Cassidi CE School in Stillington (50K)

  • Enabling works for Temporary Classrooms at St John's RC School in Bishop Auckland (55K)

  • Alteration Works at St leonards RC School in Durham (95K)


Project Update (November 2010)


Press Release in connection with 7 Ownegate in Durham

Work has started to build a New World Heritage Site Welcome Centre right in the historic heart of Durham. The listed-building, which belongs to Durham University, is at the entrance to Palace Green. It will be refurbished to provide a new glass atrium and courtyard and exhibition space on the ground floor.

The work will be finished by Easter 2011. It's a joint project between World Heritage Site partners Durham University, Durham Cathedral, Durham City Vision and Durham County Council.

Seif EI-Rashidi, World Heritage Site Co-ordinator said: "We hope to introduce visitors to Durham's rich heritage through our exhibitions and events. This will include a special programme in 2011 to mark the 25th anniversary of the inscription of the site by UNESCO."


Project Update (October 2010)


In October the Roman Catholic Bishop Seamus Cunningham officially opened Our Lady Star of the Sea RC Primary School in Horden. Progress Photos



Project Update (October 2010)


Work are progressing well on the construction of the new Arts & Media Centre in Allendale.






Company News (September 2010)


During September we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • Owengate, Durham - Formation of a World Heritage Centre. Major alteration works to a Listed Building (575K)

  • St Benets RC Primary School, Ouston - Window Replacements (70K)

  • Butterwick Hospice, Bishop Auckland - Alterations (260K)

  • South Shields Magistrates Court - Alterations (30K)

Project Update (September 2010)


Work has commenced on the conversion of a derelict historic and listed building in Durham into a World Heritage Centre. Due to our experience in restoring and working on historic buildings VEST Construction fought off strong competition to secure this prestigious project in the historic heart of Durham City. The project was commissioned by Durham University and once completed is expected to attract thousands of visitor a year.


Archaeological excavations in progress



Company News (August 2010)



In August works commenced on the following projects:

  • Union Place, Durham - Structural Alterations to form Students Accommodation (90K)

  • St Albans RC Primary School, Gateshead - Forming new playground (Phase 2) (90K)


Company News (July 2010)


Horden School is handed over and work commences to demolish the old school and complete the external works.




During June we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • St Roberts of Newminster RC Comprehensive School, Washington - Alterations & Refurbishment (260K)

  • Richmond CofE Primary School - Refurbishment (30K)

  • St Cuthberts RC Primary School, Sunderland - Construction of a new cycle track and playing fields (30K)

  • St Michaels RC Comprehensive School, Billingham - Extension & Alterations (220K)

  • Our Lady of the Lourdes RC Primary School, Shotton - Kitchen Extension (170K)

  • Earls House Hospital, Durham - Alterations (15K)

  • Carmel RC College, Darlington - Alterations & Refurbishment (160K)

  • St Bedes RC Primary School, Darlington - External Works (50K)


Company News (June 2010)



During June we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • Ivy House, Wolsingham - Alterations & Extensions to a Listed Dwelling (100K)

  • St Marys Magdalen Chrurch, Trimdon - Stone Built Extension (65K)


Company News (May 2010)


During May we commenced work on the following schemes:

  • St Patricks Church Hall, Consett - Alterations & Extension (160K)

  • Whorlton Hall, near Barnard Castle - Various Works (20K)


Company News (April 2010)



In April works commenced on the following projects:

  • Bowburn Community Centre - Alterations (290K)

  • St Josephs RC Primary School, Billingham - Extension & External Modifications (210K)

  • St Augustines RC Primary School, Darlington - Extension & Alterations (55K)

  • Abbeyfield Nursing Homes - Fire Prevention Works (12K)


Company News (March 2010)



During March we commenced works on the following schemes:

  • Durham Salvation Army - Alterations & Refurbishment Project (70K)

  • North Road Methodist Church, Durham - Internal Alterations & Refurbishment (330K)

  • St Leonards RC Comprehensive School, Durham - Renew External Doors (Phase 2) (45K)

  • Morpeth Delivery Office (Royal Mail) - Alterations (125K)

  • St Teresas RC Primary School, Darlington - Replace Curtain Walling (42K)


Company News (February 2010)


In February works commenced on the following schemes:

  • St Aiden CofE Primary School, Hartlepool - Refurbishment Project (70K)


Company News (January 2010)


During January works commenced on the following schemes:

  • New Arts & Media Centre, Allendale (600K) Newspaper Link

  • St Pauls Church Hall - Refurbishment (400K)

  • Blessed John Duckett School, Tow Law - Windows & Doors (50K)

  • St Johns Church, Castleside - Internal Fit Out Works



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