Southwell-based civil engineering and plant hire company A & V Squires has today announced that it is celebrating its 45th year in business.
The company, which is one of the most successful firms of its kind in the East Midlands, works on major projects alongside large-scale national organisations such as British Waterways, National Grid, Alstom and Jackson Civil Engineering.
Founded in 1971 by Doug and Vivienne Squires, the business is currently run by their son, Robert Squires. He took sole responsibility for the running of the company in 2009 after his older brother Philip, who also played a key role in leading...
A & V Squires – the largest independent plant hire and civil engineering company in the East Midlands – has achieved two further significant industry accreditations as it continues to expand both regionally and nationally.
The company has achieved CHAS (Contractors Health and Safety Scheme) and Construction line, a benchmark standard for health, safety, environmental and quality management systems. These complement existing achievements including Safe Contractor and Achilles.
“Adhering to standards is absolutely critical to our industry and achieving the highest possible qualifications in everything we do is always a priority for us,” said Managing Director Rob Squires.
“This is an on-going programme...
A & V Squires, one of the East Midland’s leading plant hire, civil engineering and contract earth moving companies has today announced the introduction of high-quality recycled aggregates to its already extensive range of construction materials.
Waste concrete slabs, beams and blocks sourced locally are crushed by A & V Squires to create various recycled aggregates, including Type 1 Certified, 6F2 certified and 10mm to dust.
With the feedstock being 100% concrete, A & V Squires can guarantee the continuity of quality and assure its customers of no contaminants.
A & V Squires already supplies various hardcore, building, drainage and landscaping materials needed...
A & V Squires, one of the leading plant hire and civil engineering companies in the East Midlands, has today announced that it has been reawarded the SAFEcontractor accreditation.
The Nottinghamshire-based firm has held SAFEcontractor certification, which recognises very high standards of health and safety practise amongst UK contractors, for many years.
Employing 75 people, A & V Squires specialise in plant hire, civil engineering and contract earth moving, with its most recent clients including major companies such as Alstom, Jackson Civil Engineering and British Waterways.
The company’s application for SAFEcontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a uniform standard across the...