Excellent progress at Promega UK

2018-10-15 10:29:48 emmad

It is a hive of activity at our Promega UK site on the Southampton Science Park with the green roof of the logistics wing nearing completion and the reinforced concrete frame to the office block complete ready for the timbers to arrive in the coming weeks! Read more exciting updates from Chris and Ben in their latest blog post…
https://amiripromegauk.tumblr.com/

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Project flashback

2018-10-12 10:27:00 emmad

The stunning Sports Hall and Swimming Pool project for St Andrew’s Pangbourne is inspiring future sporting stars long into the future!

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Amiri Interiors complete stunning project for Linde Material Handling

2018-10-08 17:22:58 emmad

We are thrilled to announce that our project for Linde Material Handling in Basingstoke is now complete and looking fantastic! The works included modernisation of the existing link building and building 37 by converting the ground floor to form a new reception, catering area, breakout space, meeting rooms, ancillary spaces, and modern toilet facilities. External works included new entrance gates, car park white lining and fencing.

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Amiri break ground at Countess of Brecknock Hospice

2018-09-27 11:16:00 emmad

On Friday 21st September we officially broke ground on the new Countess of Brecknock Hospice for Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. We are delighted to be working on this special project and look forward to celebrating many more milestones with them as the build progresses! https://amiribrecknockhospice.tumblr.com/

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Orangery roof nearing completion at Lord Wandsworth

2018-09-26 10:14:35 emmad

The orangery roof is now at an advanced stage at our Lord Wandsworth College project and the latest blog update is now live! Read about all of the latest exciting news here…https://amirilordwandsworthcollege.tumblr.com/

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Well done Team Amiri!

2018-09-18 17:10:47 emmad

A huge well done to team Amiri who got through to the semi-finals of the AECOM 5-A-SIDE tournament on 18th September raising money for the Hampshire & IOW Air Ambulance.

 

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Technical Focus - Halfen Hit-Hp MVX Thermal Break Connection

2018-09-17 09:49:38 emmad

This example is from our Promega UK site and you can follow the project blog here – https://amiripromegauk.tumblr.com/

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Steel frame arrivees at Locks Heath Free Church!

2018-09-13 17:10:13 emmad

An exciting day in the programme today saw the steel frame arrive and the first beams lifted and locked into position by aided by ’s 55t crane. Stay tuned for more updates as the building outline starts to take shape!

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A special visitor at Rosebourne on 7th October!

2018-09-13 11:03:17 emmad

Look who’s opening up our Rosebourne Aldermaston project on Sunday 7th October!

Strictly Come Dancing Judge, Craig Revel Horwood will be cutting the ribbon on Sunday 7th October for the official opening of the new Aldermaston store.

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We now declare the Liphook Ordinance Business Park officially OPEN!

2018-09-12 17:30:24 emmad

Amiri were delighted to be part of the East Hampshire District Council opening day for the new Ordinance Business Park in Liphook yesterday. Cllr Anthony Williams cut the ceremonial ribbon and was joined by Cllr Glynis Watts – Portfolio Holder for Economic Development and Sandy Hopkins – Chief Executive. We would like to thank Dan Grindey – Business & Economy Manager, Angela Kiwanuka – Development & Investment Project Lead and the rest of the hosts and new tenants for having us.

We would also like to say a special Thank you to Ben Small from the blogging team who was on hand to take the excellent photographs on behalf of Amiri.

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 Countess of Brecknock Hospice project blog is NOW LIVE!

2018-09-07 13:58:43 emmad

We are delighted to have Chris and Ben our fantastic blogging team working on the Countess of Brecknock Hospice project for the Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The first official post has now been published and you can follow all of the progress as the build commences later this month!

https://amiribrecknockhospice.tumblr.com/

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Lots happening on the Promega Logistics Wing!

2018-09-07 08:56:25 emmad

At our Promega UK site, the final felt layer has been added to the logistics wing roof in readiness for the fleece and drainer layers. Once these have been installed, the growing medium is added to complete the green roof! There are lots more photographs and progress updates on the latest blog post…https://amiripromegauk.tumblr.com/

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Amiri secure BizSpace contract

2018-09-05 15:01:32 emmad

Amiri secure high-quality office building contract in Whiteley for BizSpace Limited
Roberts Limbrick Ltd | Simpson Associates | Madlins | Tuffin Ferraby Taylor

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Toby completes Apprenticeship in Construction Contracting Operations

2018-08-31 15:03:51 emmad

In a week of celebrating the achievements of the Amiri Construction team members it was great to receive Toby Holdsworth’s certificate for completing his Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Construction Contracting Operations. Congratulations to Toby and thanks to all the Amiri and City College Southampton staff – particularly Andy Green – for their work with Toby along the way.

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Another happy neighbour

2018-08-30 09:05:37 emmad

It is lovely to receive such kind feedback from our happy neighbours. Here is a message from Carly, a parent from the Little Explorers Nursery and Pre School next to our Brockhurst Gate Retail Park project. https://amiribrockhurstgate.tumblr.com/

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Masonry work and cladding now 95% complete at Brockhurst

2018-08-29 13:04:57 emmad

Impressive progress is being made at our Brockhurst Gate Retail Park site in Gosport with the masonry work and cladding now 95% complete and the glazing currently being fitted to the shop fronts. Have a look at the latest blog post for further exciting updates!
https://amiribrockhurstgate.tumblr.com/

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Kristie Bartlett passes with flying colours...

2018-08-28 09:00:15 emmad

Cementing our commitment to Investors in People, we are delighted that Kristie Bartlett has been awarded the completion certificate for her CIPD Foundation in Human Resource Practice training. Kristie has worked very hard over the past 10 months to complete this course and has done so alongside her day to day duties.

Congratulations on your achievement Kristie, well done!

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Rosebourne nearing completion!

2018-08-22 14:28:42 emmad

As we approach handover on this fantastic project, our blogging team have been down Rosebourne Aldermaston to report that the final fix M&E is underway, the block paving is almost complete, and initial snagging works have begun. Read the full blog update below for more exciting progress.
https://amirirosebournealdermaston.tumblr.com/

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New Contract for Locks Heath Free Church

2018-08-22 09:14:35 emmad

Amiri are thrilled to release the first blog update for new project Locks Heath Free Church in Fareham. The works include the design & construction of a new community & worship facility as well as the remodelling of the existing church building.

The first part of the works include an independent new build single and two storey steel frame structure building, immediately adjacent (but not connected to) the existing church building. This will comprise a double height sanctuary space to seat an audience of 500, complete with stage, double height activity hall, entrance foyer, café facility and office space – overall providing an additional 1670m² floor area.

The second part of the works include the remodelling of existing Church accommodation to insert a mezzanine floor creating an additional first floor multi-use room and associated re-arrangement of accommodation.

This is a very special and long awaited project for Locks Heath Free Church and, once complete, will be very well received by its faithful community.

Read more exciting progress information Chris & Ben’s first blog update! https://amirilocksheathfreechurch.tumblr.com/

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Happy 40th Anniversary Aldingbourne Trust!

2018-08-21 15:07:04 emmad

We would like to wish our client the Aldingbourne Trust a very Happy 40th Birthday. Happy Anniversary everyone, keep up the excellent work and here’s to the next 40 years!

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Aldingbourne Conference Centre is now open for business!

2018-08-20 12:00:07 emmad

We are delighted to announce that the newly completed Aldingbourne Trust Conference Centre, Café and Shop facility is now open for business!

A huge well done to Adrian Harvey, Wayne Church, Mark Hickman, Dave Gee, Gareth Evans, Toby Holdsworth, HNW Architects, Selway Joyce, Campbell Reith and Michael Popper Associates of the contract & design teams, and all of our subcontractors and suppliers who have done a fantastic job on this project throughout.

We would also like to say a big Thank you to Chris and Ben our blogging team who have really done Amiri and themselves proud with some exceptional work.

Aldingbourne Trust, it was fantastic to see so many smiling faces enjoying the new building today, this has been a wonderful project to be involved in and we are thrilled to have helped you achieve your dream.

Congratulations.

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A visit from Little Explorers Nursery

2018-07-30 15:00:50 emmad

Our team at Brockhurst Gate Retail Park recently welcomed the Little Explorers Nursery and Pre School to site. The staff and children were able to watch the exciting progress from a safe distance and were given a talk from Senior Site Manager Simon Hunter. During the afternoon the children were treated to hand drawn murals donated by the site team ready for painting that will be displayed at the nursery and on site once complete! Read more about the day on the latest blog update from Chris and Ben https://amiribrockhurstgate.tumblr.com/

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Roofing works make a good start at Trafalgar!

2018-07-30 12:00:00 emmad

The roofing works have made a good start at Trafalgar School with the scaffold pole bales being lifted up and over the building to the enclosed courtyard area where they could be fixed into position to allow works to continue! This negotiated contract runs alongside the current heating replacement works at the School.

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Busy with trades at Brockhurst Gate!

2018-07-27 14:03:47 emmad

Our Brockhurst Gate Retail Park site is busy with tradesman dedicated to keeping the programme on track! Read all about it in the latest blog update…
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Aldermaston C of E Primary School visit Rosebourne

2018-07-19 09:05:36 emmad

Amiri were delighted to host a visit to our Rosebourne site from Aldermaston C of E Primary School recently. The staff and pupils got to see the exciting Construction works and have questions answered by Project Manager Ian Johnson. Ian then visited their afternoon assembly to present the Environmental Committee with some of the fantastic bat and invertebrate boxes made by the talented woodwork team at The Aldingbourne Trust. These will be used in the new nature area to be enjoyed by pupils, staff and visitors for many years to come. Our blogging team were on hand to document this exciting experience for the School – https://amirirosebournealdermaston.tumblr.com/

 

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The stockroom shelves are in at Rosebourne!

2018-07-10 16:24:57 emmad

The rack shelving to the new storage area has been installed and is nearly ready for the lorry loads of fantastic stock that will be filling the shelves at the brand new Rosebourne Garden Centre in Aldermaston this September! https://amirirosebournealdermaston.tumblr.com/

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Structural work well underway at Lord Wandsworth!

2018-07-06 15:45:01 emmad

At our Lord Wandsworth College project, the structural work is well underway on the two new flat roof areas and the orangery beam and block floor is now at an advanced stage. See our latest blog update for more exciting progress! https://amirilordwandsworthcollege.tumblr.com/

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''Mayor marks progress of the new Brockhurst Gate retail Development.''

2018-07-06 10:09:37 emmad

Amiri Construction are thrilled to be working on this exciting project for Millngate Gosport Developments Limited.

https://www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/Hampshire/Gosport/PO13/News/Local-News/316706-Mayor-marks-progress-of-the-new-Brockhurst-Gate-retail-Development

Follow all the progress via the fantastic project blog!

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Roof cladding arrives at Brockhurst!

2018-06-30 10:03:07 emmad

With the steel frame nearing completion at our Brockhurst Gate Retail Park project for Millngate Gosport Developments Limited, the roof cladding has arrived on site ready for installation.https://amiribrockhurstgate.tumblr.com/

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Pollmeier BauBuche frame continues at pace at Promega!

2018-06-29 09:57:02 emmad

Fantastic progress has been made with the Pollmeier BauBuche timber frame this week at our Promega UK HQ project, can you spot Ben from the blogging team who went up to take a closer look…? https://amiripromegauk.tumblr.com/

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Another fabulous day at Sea View!

2018-06-27 14:48:01 emmad

It was another spectacular day of racing Seaview Mermaids yesterday! We would like to say a huge thank you to our guests for making it such a memorable day, to Jim Moss for providing some excellent drone photos (more to follow…) and also to the whole team at Sea View Yacht Club for their excellent hospitality once again, see you all again next year!

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PC at Aldingbourne!

2018-06-25 14:46:29 emmad

Chris and Ben chose a stunning day to plan their latest blog visit at the Aldingbourne Trust Conference Centre and it really does look superb! With practical completion achieved today this really is a project to be truly proud of! Have a look at the latest update for more excellent photographs. https://amirialdingbournetrust.tumblr.com/

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Amiri Secure Pure Cremation Contract!

2018-06-25 11:18:24 emmad

Amiri secure new contract award! The new Charlton Crematorium for Pure Cremation.
Design Team – Barclay+Phillips Architects | Marbas Consulting Engineers | Jupp Building Consultancy

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Milestone day at Promega

2018-06-21 14:49:07 emmad

It’s an exciting day in the programme at our Promega UK HQ site today with the timber frame arriving for the phase 1 single storey logistics area!

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Fox & Hounds pub gets new beer drop hatch!

2018-06-20 09:17:17 emmad

Works at the Fox & Hounds pub in Crawley, Winchester are progressing well with the new dining room and toilet extensions taking shape. The all-important beer drop hatch is in place, the decorators & carpenters have moved into the existing pub and the sanitaryware is also being installed to the new ensuite bedrooms upstairs.

Externally, the grease interceptor tank (pictured) is ready to be installed for the kitchen drain and the groundworkers have begun preparing for the water treatment tank installation, however it requires a hole the size of a double decker bus!

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Technical Focus: Non-shrink grout

2018-06-19 14:33:03 emmad

This comes in a bagged powder form and water is mixed on site to generate the liquid.

The purpose of the material is to completely surround the baseplate and bolts of the steel frame once the structure has been erected and levelled. The material hardens to form a solid ‘packing’ in and around the base-fixing.

The sand box shuttering for the frame bolts are created by hand before the grouting is poured into the mound and allowed to set.

Demonstration from Blanchard Wells at our Brockhurst Gate Retail Park site.
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Lizzie Yarnold opens St Andrew's School Sports Facility

2018-06-16 14:14:06 emmad

The St Andrew’s Pangbourne Sports Centre has been officially opened by Lizzy Yarnold OBE who also gave an inspirational speech to staff, students and members of the contract team in front of the new state of the art facilities. We are very proud of this project and are thrilled that it will be used by aspiring athletes for many years to come.

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£180 raised and still counting!

2018-06-15 14:12:16 emmad

A massive Thank you to everyone who kindly brought cakes and donated yesterday.  £180 is the current total! £50 of this money would pay for a communication tool that uses symbols rather than words to help people with advanced dementia communicate and £150 would pay for one of the Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline Advisors to provide 10 hours of crucial support to people affected by dementia.

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More award nominations for our blogging team!

2018-06-14 14:10:28 emmad

We are very proud to announce that Chris Lewis and Ben Small aka The Amiri Blogging Team have been shortlisted in the Surrey Adult Learning Photograph Competition. They have three photos selected between them, please show your support by following the links below to like their photos! The photo with the most likes in each category will win a prize!

Landscapes:
https://www.facebook.com/pg/surreyal/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1844039292314984

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Cupcakes & a cuppa for Alzheimer's

2018-06-13 14:08:25 emmad

Come and join us for cupcakes and a cuppa in support of the Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day tomorrow! https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/emma-driver10

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CHAS accredited for another year

2018-06-12 15:06:49 emmad

We are delighted to be CHAS – Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme accredited for another year, a huge well done to our site teams for demonstrating our commitment to the scheme and maintaining our excellent Health & Safety standards across all sites.

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Demolition of the major structures underway at Lord Wandsworth!

2018-06-12 14:00:27 emmad

The strip out is complete and the demolition of the major structures is well underway on the kitchen & dining room extension and refurbishment project for Lord Wandsworth College! Chris & Ben have been back to site recently to take more excellent photos and document further progress, which you can read about here in their latest blog update…https://amirilordwandsworthcollege.tumblr.com/

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Office Block 2 almost at completion stage for East Hants DC!

2018-06-11 16:03:18 emmad

Office Block 1 and Industrial Unit 3 are now complete and handed over at our East Hampshire District Council site in Liphook! With the raised floors fitted and the trunking currently being installed, Office Block 2 will closely follow…https://amiriliphookeasthants.tumblr.com/

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4 weeks to go at Venture Road!

2018-06-08 12:05:43 emmad

With 4 weeks to go, works at our Amiri Interiors Venture Road project on the Southampton Science Park are continuing at full pace with the new entrance canopy installed, external rendering underway and the M&E progressing well with the space now fully partitioned! https://amiriventureroad.tumblr.com/

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The reinforcement cages are in position at Promega!

2018-06-07 16:07:11 emmad

The view from above is looking fantastic at the new HQ site for Promega UK on the Southampton Science Park with the falsework for the concrete frame in preparation and final reinforcement cages being positioned!
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Amiri Interiors are 1 today!

2018-06-01 15:44:36 emmad

We are delighted to announce that Amiri Interiors is 1 year old today! We always felt that there was an opportunity to apply the Amiri culture to the fit out, refurbishment and alteration sector of the market but even we’ve been stunned by the response. James Wing and the rest of our Interiors team say a big thank you to all the clients and consultants that have already helped us become established so quickly and we look forward to working with many more over the coming years!

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Lots of pipe activity!

2018-05-31 08:11:03 emmad

The mains drainage surface water and foul water works are all underway at Brockhurst Gate Retail Park for Millngate Gosport Developments Limited! Have a read of the latest blog update for more exciting progress…https://amiribrockhurstgate.tumblr.com/

The Harris Partnership

Rex Procter & Partners

WFBA

Gleeds

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Ready for the decorators at Linde!

2018-05-25 15:01:37 emmad

Excellent progress made at our project for Linde Material Handling with the decorators arriving next week!

Gleeds

ShepherdBrombleyPartnership

GregoryAssociatesLtd

 

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Come and have a look...

2018-05-24 16:24:24 emmad

Come and have a look around the fantastic new Amiri built Ferrari Technical Centre and Classiche workshop in Totton for Meridien Modena

see the drone footage here!

 

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