1st Apr 2015
Atkinson Building Contractors Ltd Penrith are celebrating after once again being nominated as finalists at the Local Authority Building Control, Northern Building Excellence Awards 2015. The awards celebrate the very best construction in the north on England. All finalists demonstrate how attention to detail and a positive working relationship with Building Control departments can achieve high quality and sustainable buildings fit for the future.
Delighted at being shortlisted Steve Atkinson - Company Director commented saying “We face substantial competition from across the Region which encompasses 18 Local Authorities throughout Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear & Durham. Being nominated as a finalist is recognition of our experience, capability and high standards, it is a significant accolade for the Company and a credit to our contract and site management including Jonathan Green, Nigel McCombie, Steven Hall, Alaister Traill, Martyn Currie, Ian Martin, Chris Rigby, Steve Pickering, Tony Ripley and all the specialist tradesmen who were involved in these developments.”
Hundreds of people from the construction industry across the north will attend a presentation ceremony at the Hilton Hotel, Gateshead on Friday 5 June 2015 when Atkinson’s will be judged on their 9 entries across 6 categories.
Best Extension or Alteration to an Existing Home
Best Change of use of an Existing Building or Conversion
Best Individual New Home
Best High Volume New Housing Development
Best Small New Housing Development
Best Social or Affordable New Housing Development