We are delighted that Drovers Place, Huntingdon has been shortlisted for a National Planning Award 2020 in the category Planning for Affordable Housing. Aspen Build acted as management contractor for this project on behalf of Chorus Homes, part of Places for People. “Working in partnership with the local planning authority and Homes England, Chorus Homes […]
Construction has finished on six brand new local council houses, providing much needed affordable permanent homes for Redbridge families. Redbridge Council reached this significant milestone in its council house building programme, despite much of the country still being in lockdown, by adhering to the strict working arrangements issued by Public Health England. The development in […]
We are keeping abreast of Government advice regarding operations of business and distancing of individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic. As at today’s date construction sites remain open and construction is continuing as normal. Operational measures have been adjusted on site to further de-risk spreading of infection. Government guidelines are being followed with regard to symptoms […]
We are delighted that Aspen Build (East Anglia) Limited has been shortlisted as a finalist for the London LABC Building Excellence Awards 2020 in the following categories: Best Local Builder or Traditional Craftsperson Best Individual New Home Best Small New Housing Development Results to be announced on 1st May 2020
Welcome to the Christmas issue of our newsletter, Team Talk. We hope you enjoy the read. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, from all the team. Download Team Talk Issue 2
Aspen Build gained CHAS and Safe Contractor re-accreditation on 21/11/2019. We are committed to achieving and maintaining the highest levels of Health & Safety standards in the workplace. Think safe, be safe.
Aspen Build (East Anglia) Limited is pleased to have obtained recertification to ISO9001:2015 international quality management standard. ISO9001:2015 defines the requirements for a Quality Management System (QMS). A Quality Management System enables an organisation to manage its processes and systems in a structured and controlled manner to ensure delivery of consistent, good quality products and […]
The annual event took place at Brook House, in Huntingdon, last Thursday and saw people from across Huntingdonshire honoured for the work they do in communities across the district. Nigel Finney, Chorus Homes managing director, said: “All the finalists are winners, as they are individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty […]
We are delighted that this project, a pair of semi-detached houses providing social housing for our client, London Borough of Redbridge, has been completed on time as per the contract date. Sites such as Pershore Close, that are situated in tight residential areas can have an impact on the local community during the build. It […]
Forest Green Academy Trade Fair Date: 5th July 2019 Aspen Build had a successful day at Forest Green Academy trade fair where large numbers of residents visited the Aspen stand where we discussed the various routes into the construction industry that are available to them. We also explained what opportunities Aspen could provide for them […]
James Doubleday Manager of London and Essex Operations has been invited by The Forest Academy to attend Aspirations Week. Chris Gregory Head of Design Technology & Construction will be joined by James Doubleday for a 60 min QA in which pupils will be able to ask questions about how to get into the construction industry and […]
Project: 29 A & B Pershore Close, Ilford IG2 6RR We are delighted to announce that the team have achieved a Secured by Design Silver Developers Award at our Pershore Close Project. The award is presented in recognition of the use of design and specifications tailored to reduce the opportunity for crime and anti-social behaviour […]
We’re so happy to launch the first issue of our Newsletter, Team Talk. Click the link below to download the pdf and enjoy the read. Download Team Talk Issue 1
LABC Warranty LABC Warranty works in partnership with Local Authority Building Control (LABC) to provide a complete solution for building control and structural warranty throughout England and Wales. Working with some of the biggest house builders in the country, small to medium sized developers as well as thousands of self-builders looking to build their dream […]
The CLOCS Exchanging Places Event organised by Harry Fox was a great success, Aspen invited the local Forest Green Academy School along with local Councillors and members of Aspens design and supply chain to attend. The day started off with a short presentation showcasing and promoting the work women do in construction where we invited […]
This week our Y13 TFA students took part in a career development trip at a local building site (Kielder Close). Aspen Build are building several social homes in the London borough of Redbridge. On Friday, our pupils from Y13 were invited to look at a developing £2 million pound project to build 10 social homes. […]
A topping out ceremony at Newmarket Road, Cambridge on 26th September 2019 with our client Learig Cambridge Ltd and end users Ninja theory Ltd. To mark the event the client commenced pointing the ceremonial chimney stone with the words “Ninja House 2019” cast in. The aesthetically pleasing features of the external façade are now really […]
Aspen Build held their first corporate Golf Day on Friday 13th September at Brett Vale Golf Club. The event was held to raise money for charity whilst also strengthening our corporate development. The charity that Aspen Build selected is Autism Anglia – an independent charity which provides care and support to autistic children, adults and […]
Our Ninja Theory Ltd project is located on Newmarket road, Cambridge holding a prominent position on the city’s North Eastern approach the site is a prime location for the Aspen Brand to prove itself amongst some of the largest regional contractors. The scheme is being delivered for our client Learig Cambridge Ltd and in Coordination […]
Our 77 unit scheme at Drovers Place, Huntingdon, for Places for People is really ‘flying’ and the size of it can only really be appreciated from the air. Massive thanks to Sky Revolutions for the footage and Cygnum Timber Frame (UK) Ltd for organising. Great job done so far by the client, Oxbury & Co, […]
Stanway Close, Rayleigh Road and Coppice Path have been nominated for two awards for each project at the 2019 LABC Building Excellence Awards, within the London Region Finals. The London Borough of Redbridge is delighted with the finished product for all 23 units. All projects were completed on schedule, ensuring that Aspen and LBRC working […]
On the 13th July 2018 most people were thinking of winding down for the weekend, however our four strong team were about to embark on one of the biggest challenges they had ever faced, the three peaks challenge! lined up at the start of the challenge at 10am the team were all eager to put […]
The development consisted of three three-bedroom terraced houses and a block of five apartments, four two-bedroom and one three-bedroom spread across three floors. The properties have all been designed to comply with London Plan, Lifetime Homes, Secured by Design and achieve Code level 4 and include features such as integrated PV panels on the roofs […]
The first of five new homes built on our Mill Farm development at Belstead has been successfully handed to Mrs Marilyn Wasahlo the happy new home owner this week. the development offers a high specification living in a semi rural location alongside some fantastic local views. the handover was overseen by our Construction Director – […]
The first of three projects for London Borough of Redbridge within their second phase of reclamation and redevelopment of underused garage sites and open spaces to increase the number of much needed properties within their social housing stock. The scheme consisted of the construction of 6 apartments, one double bedroom, three two-bedroom and two three-bedroom […]
Our team consisting of Adam Cummings, Jessica Betts, Sean MacDonald and Dean Haskins are all busy raising money and getting fit in readiness for the challenge that is due to take place 15-17th July. We would actively encourage you to get behind all of our team so they can reach their fundraising targets and support […]
following on from the awarding of 41pts on our last Considerate Constructor Scheme audit back in 2017, we have received confirmation that the site has been nominated to receive an award at the upcoming event in London, we will update you further once we have collected our award, what colour will it be?
Aspen Staff assemble for Pre-Christmas celebrations to celebrate another successful year at Aspen Build.
Aspen Build are delighted to have been awarded 41 points by Considerate Constructors at the second visit to Mill Farm, Belstead on 20th June 2017.
The awards nominated where best new housing development under £5m and Best social or affordable new housing development under £5m, the scheme was entered amongst some of the most impressive schemes seen by the judging team and showed the level of pride the project team had taken in the scheme. The Manager of Essex and […]
Ross Simpson (Site Manager) added “its a great achievement on my first registered site and feel it will give me the necessary motivation to continue to provide a site above compliance on my next scheme”. The whole teams efforts have been recognisable throughout the project delivered for Aspen New Homes with clear engagement with the […]