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Queen Mary Grammar School

The final phase is underway at Queen Mary Grammar School in Walsall. Harper Group were appointed as Principal Contractor for the delivery of the refurbishment of an existing school over four separate phases of works at Queen Mary Grammar School, Walsall. The works that have been completed up to this time include, 6 No. laboratories, Continue reading Queen Mary Grammar School

Charity Fundraising

It’s all about the fashion of nails in our office lately! And not just the ones you hammer into a wall… Our wonderful T-SHEQ Manager, Mandy has been showing off her glam new Shellac Kit along with all of the different nail designs she has been wearing. She has recently come up with a brilliant Continue reading Charity Fundraising

Malinslee Bungalows

A scheme for 9 Bungalows to be built on Brunel Road will commence within the next few months. J. Harper & Sons will be working with Strata Housing Service (The Wrekin Housing Trust) to provide 9 Bungalows as affordable homes within the area. Two of the bungalows will be wheelchair units and one will be Continue reading Malinslee Bungalows

Blackfriars Street, Hereford

Works have now completed on a £4.85m development consisting of 3 blocks of Timber Frame Apartments in Blackfriars Street, Hereford. The scheme was constructed using a lightweight timber frame. Two of the blocks have both external metal frame terrace balconies and internal passenger lifts. The lifts are constructed in their own custom made steel frame Continue reading Blackfriars Street, Hereford

Hereford and Worcester Fire Service Training at Bath Street, Hereford

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service carried out training at our site at Bath Street. The training involved how to navigate a building in the dark. The fire fighters were blindfolded to simulate a smoke-filled building, they had hung cables from the ceilings and on stairways to train them on how to negotiate cables Continue reading Hereford and Worcester Fire Service Training at Bath Street, Hereford

Station Road, Ardley

J. Harper & Sons are pleased to be working with Waterloo Housing on a mixed development of 13 units. They will provide both affordable housing and shared ownership. The build will utilise traditional construction methods with a natural stone finish, in keeping with the local Cotswold Environment. Infrastructure works are to include a pavement extension Continue reading Station Road, Ardley

Cambridge Drive

A new build scheme at Cambridge Drive, Solihull has now been handed over to our clients at Solihull Community Housing Ltd. J. Harper & Sons were appointed for the design and construction of the development in Solihull. The new builds consist of 5 No. two-story houses and 4 No. two-story apartments. The houses are set Continue reading Cambridge Drive

North Cerney

J. Harper & Sons are delighted to be appointed by Cirencester Housing Ltd and have begun first phase works on a development in North Cerney. Tarmac access road works are underway along with foundation works. The land adjacent to Broadbridge cottage will be developed into 6 No. Homes and 6 No. Apartments, to provide much Continue reading North Cerney

John Street, West Bromwich

Harper Group have now officially handed over 10 No. residential dwellings for Black Country Housing. The development has produced affordable homes for the local residents, the timber frame construction apartments and range of external works dramatically improve the area and provide much needed housing for the local community. “Harpers have done a great job throughout Continue reading John Street, West Bromwich

Charity Football Match

And the winning team is… TEAM RED! A huge thank you to all of our employees who took time out of their schedules to play in our charity football match. We raised £65.00 to go towards our chosen charities. It was a tense evening as both teams battled it out to be the winner, Team Continue reading Charity Football Match

St Clair, Staverton

Within the next few months work will begin on 7 affordable dwellings for Rooftop Housing. The dwellings will be built utilising innovative built off site modular construction methods. The modular units will be completed within a projected 4-week timescale on site with traditional brickwork, cladding and roofing  also incorporating PV Solar Panels being completed by Continue reading St Clair, Staverton