The South West Construction Summit



Taking place on 22 June 2018 at Ashton Gate Stadium in Bristol - the South West Construction Summit's exhibition is a day brimming with the latest products, innovations and developments across the South West.

If you would like to be involved and have the opportunity to showcase your products and services to 300 decision makers in the industry, click here to view the opportunities available.






LHC is a leading provider of free-to-use framework agreements used by local authorities, social landlords and other public sector bodies to procure works, products and services for the construction, refurbishment and maintenance of social housing and public buildings.

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Hadley Group is a world leader in advanced cold rolled steel technology, with manufacturing facilities in Europe, the Middle East and Southeast Asia, and more than 600 employees worldwide. They deliver innovative solutions with applications across sectors as diverse as construction, automotive, industrial and agriculture. At the heart of this is UltraSTEEL®, a patented cold rollforming process that enables the production of components with up to 20% more strength and a similar reduction in raw materials.



Alpha Safety specialises in professional Health & Safety Training & Consultancy throught the UK and Internationally, with training facilities in Swansea, Cardiff, Milford Haven and Bristol. Their professionalism and experience, coupled with their first class facilities, allow them to extensively assist their clientele with all aspects of health and safety to ensure their continued success.

Anchorman Insurance in partnership with is a provider of non-negligent liability insurance on construction contracts, a niche and specialist product. Working together, we have built strong bonds with the biggest insurers and our expertise has grown into a tailored service you won’t find anywhere else. For competitive, same day quotations call us on 01837 650030 to discuss your requirements.
Established in 1870 Andrew Scott Ltd is one of the UK’s oldest independent construction companies, we are a respected name in civil engineering and construction markets to both private and public sector customers. 
For nearly 150 years we have successfully contributed to the built environment, delivering innovative, high-quality and sustainable projects. We are a major local employer providing knowledge and expertise from our network of offices in Bristol, Margam and Haverfordwest.

Aquarian Cladding Systems is the UK’s sole distributor of the Gebrik Insulating Brick Cladding System and the southern distributor of Terreal’s Terracotta Rainscreen System. Our product knowledge and industry expertise help our clients to achieve simpler, faster facades by using pre-manufactured brick and terracotta cladding systems, which are as suitable refurbishing old buildings as they are for cladding site-assembled or pre-manufactured buildings. They are tried and tested, their installation is swift and straightforward, and they need little or no maintenance.

Ashfords is a national provider of legal and professional services. Our sector specialists deliver insightful and commercial solutions tailored to our clients' industries. We have a clear understanding of our markets with significant experience and depth of knowledge in business areas including real estate, energy, projects, corporate, commercial, technology and private client.


Brandon Hire is a leading tool hire company, with over 150 branches across the UK, stocked with 1000s of top brand tools and specialist equipment. So it doesn’t matter where you’re working, they can get you what you need – from lighting and heaters to a scaffolding tower or toilets.


Bridgwater & Taunton College is located in the heart of Somerset, with main centres in Bridgwater, Taunton and Cannington. It also has an outreach centre in Yeovil. The College has an excellent reputation both regionally and nationally as a highly successful provider of education and training.

Charles Endirect is a leading manufacturer of electrical equipment principally for the Street Lighting Industry and has been supplying street lighting equipment to UK and International customers since 1984. Our experience and expertise in the field gives us the edge to manufacture and supply some of the most intelligent products on the market.

CITB is the Industrial Training Board (ITB) for the construction industry in Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales). CITB ensures employers can access the high quality training their workforce needs and supports industry to attract new recruits into successful careers in construction. Using its evidence base on skills requirements, CITB works with employers to develop standards and qualifications for the skills industry needs now, and in the future.

Curtins is an award winning, leading consultancy having specialised in the built environment for almost 60 years. Our rich heritage has seen us grow organically from a small consultancy, to having 14 offices across the UK and Ireland. We are well known for our work as civil and structural engineers but also provide other key services to help develop the built environment.


Dribuild Group is a leading construction and refurbishment company with a reputation for quality and service and a portfolio of blue chip clients across the UK. The Group consists of 4 divisions giving highly professional dedicated focus on the core areas of Construction, Interior Fit-Out, Development and Rail.

Faithful___Gould_Boxed Faithful+Gould is a world leading integrated project and programme management consultancy. We build long-term partnerships with our clients because we are trusted to deliver. With a turnover in excess of £230 million we employ over 2,300 passionate and experienced professionals operating from a network of more than 50 offices throughout Asia Pacific, UK and Europe, the Middle East and the Americas.
FSi_Ltd_boxed FSi are a Manufacturer and Developer of a full range of Passive Fire Firestopping Systems. All products are made under strict ISO9001:2015 factory guidelines and with the upmost efficiency. We pride ourselves on the high level of testing, 3rd party certification and technical expertise that has been built up through 18 years of manufacturing experience within the passive fire protection industry. Our systems are BS and EN tested including CE marked.

Galliford Try is a FTSE 250 housebuilding and construction group delivering industry leading performance in constructing a sustainable future. Their hybrid model of housebuilding and construction businesses, reinforced by their vast experience and unmatched competencies enables them to undertake the most complex of projects.


Girling Jones Recruitment are Recruitment Specialists for the Construction, Property and Engineering Jobs Markets across the entirety of the South West region. We take pride in the honesty of our service, our 3.1 interview to offer ratio and our technical knowledge and understanding of the markets we are supplying.


Halsall Construction Limited are part of the Bath based  Shepperton Group, a dynamic and forward thinking construction, development and property group. Halsall deliver construction services throughout the South West ranging across the Residential, Education, Health and Commercial sectors.

Recognised internationally as the go-to professionals in all aspects of Fire Safety, IFC are proud of their growing reputation as one of  the world’s leading fire engineering solution providers; trusted by many of the most prestigious construction firms, architects and estate owners. Their holistic approach ensures clients always receive bespoke best value advice and quality assurance for the lifetime of their projects.


Interserve is one of the world’s foremost support services and construction companies. They are a successful, growing, international business: a leader in innovative and sustainable outcomes for their clients and a great place to work for their people.

Established in 1757, this family business is the largest distributor of timber products in the UK; Now in its ninth generation. Trading with recognised brand names within the industry they have built up an impressive portfolio of suppliers and customers. James Latham’s commitment to the environment is paramount and remains at the forefront of the business and its future growth. All 10 depots throughout the UK are FSC and PEFC certified.


Mediation for Construction is a mediation service dedicated to the construction sector. Their solicitor and barrister accredited mediators have years of experience working with the construction industry and understand how powerful mediation is proving to be in resolving disputes at an early stage.
MJ Church_2 M J Church is one of the regions largest Civil Engineering, Earthworks and Waste Management Contractors in the South West of England. Established in 1974 and incorporated as a private limited Company in 1984, they are a leading performer within the sector and we constantly strive to improve their service to customers.
Plan_Grid PlanGrid has been used on more than 500,000 projects around the world and is the first Construction Productivity Software that allows contractors and owners in commercial, heavy civil, and other industries to work together throughout the project lifecycle.
Plan_Grid PCH Manufacturing offers bespoke engineering and manufacturing solutions throughout the South West to private home owners, businesses, landlords and developers. PCH Manufacturing is part of Plymouth Community Homes, the city’s largest social housing landlord, and any profits we make are invested back into the community through our parent company.
Proman Recruitment has over 300 offices across Europe with UK operations in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol. We specialise in supplying temporary, contract and permanent staff for the construction industry and are a recruitment market leader that you can trust to support your business – Proman process over 40,000 timesheets every week with a yearly turnover in excess of £2Billion

With over 1,700 people in 12 offices in the UK, Ireland and Jersey, Smith & Williamson is one of the UK’s ten largest accounting firms and a leading investment management business. The Bristol office is home to around 190 people offering an exceptionally broad range of financial services to individuals and businesses across the West of England, nationally and internationally. Smith & Williamson have a dedicated real estate group and is a leading advisor to around 200 ambitious businesses in the sector


Southern Construction Framework provides a seamless two stage open book approach to construction procurement across the south of England. They attracts clients from a broad range of public sector services including local authorities, health services, further and higher education, blue light services and central government agencies.

SPSenvirowall is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of external wall insulation systems. high-quality decorative renders and external rainscreen cladding for both the commercial and domestic sectors. SPSenvirowall has an extensive range of systems for new build and refurbishment applications which have been rigorously tested and used throughout the UK and Europe for over 40 years. No matter what the construction, be it traditional masonry, steel, timber frame or modular, SPSenvirowall has the solution.

T3 Training & Development is a specialist training provider offering apprenticeships and private training to the AEC sector including Digital Engineering, Design & Draughting & Project Management which is supported by industry experts through our sister company T3UK who are a specialist structural design & detailing consultancy, independent of the design or construction teams, providing precast design & detailing, RC detailing and building information modelling to a wide variety of clients across the construction industry.

Van Elle is one of the leading Piling, Ground Engineering and foundation engineering contractors in the UK. The Group offers a wide range of geotechnical techniques and services to customers in a variety of construction end markets. Over the company's 32 year history, we have created a strong reputation within the core ground engineering markets, built on service quality, technical expertise, innovation, safety and the successful delivery of value-driven solutions to customers.

voestalpine Metsec plc is the UK's largest specialist cold roll-forming company providing products for the construction and manufacturing industries. Established for over 80 years, voestalpine Metsec plc is owned by the voestalpine group, one of Europe's leading specialist engineering companies. They focus on adding value through expert design, precision manufacturing and on-time, in-full product delivery. Their offsite pre-panelised system, Metframe is used to provide the load bearing structure for low to medium rise structures.


WRW is a leading construction and development company. They are truly focused on building on quality, providing progressive and integrated construction solutions that represent the very best value and exceptional quality.



AB Heritage is a professional archaeological consultancy, helping clients across the UK to manage historic environment project risk. We provide Heritage Assessments, Historic Building Services and Archaeological Surveys, offering commercially realistic advice with practical solutions for all stages of a development, from pre-planning assessments to the discharge of conditions. Registered with the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists, our offices are located in Bristol, London, Newcastle and Manchester.
BAM Ritchies is the leading edge provider of ground engineering services and is fully focused on supporting the South West’s major infrastructure projects. Partnering with our customers at the earliest stage of the project life cycle, we use advanced techniques, equipment and digital technology to deliver optimum, best value solutions. Continued investment in our people and equipment enables us to provide the safest and smartest solution to your project, whether large or small.

Building Plymouth is a Council led partnership with local construction and built environment stakeholders that aims to link local people with jobs and apprenticeships, training and career opportunities.


FPCR have a valuable mix of multi-disciplinary expertise, enabling them to respond to complex projects in a creative yet thorough and co-ordinated manner. Their core skills combine masterplanning, environmental assessment, urban design, landscape, ecology, architecture, arboriculture and green infrastructure.

As an Arboricultural Association Approved Contractor, Hi-Line are one of the UK’s leading arboricultural companies and at the core of our values and strategy lie our people, the community and the environment. They are a family owned business, employing over 200 people, from apprentices to consultants, taking pride in delivering professional, safe and cost-effective solutions. With specialist commercial, utility, consultancy and training divisions they are able to offer experience and expertise in all areas of arboriculture and associated services.

ITS_Construction_boxed I.T.S was established in 1973 to recruit for the construction industry, and we have not wavered from that path. The decision was taken in the 1990’s to expand our geographical coverage across central & southern England and into Wales to provide a more focused service to the local construction sector. With over 20 branches we supply all Trades, Labour, Management, Design & Asbestos staff.

Kingston Barnes is a Construction and Technical Recruitment Specialist established on quality, knowledge and providing a first class service to our clients and candidates. We provide permanent, temporary and contract recruitment services throughout the Construction, Consulting and Technical Engineering industries.


Melhuish and Saunders Ltd was established in 1923 and has, over the years, become a respectable and highly creditable building contractor completing numerous contracts throughout the South West, offering a variety of services to an increasing number of architects and clients each year.

As a leading law firm, Michelmores provides proactive, responsive and quality legal guidance across a broad range of services. Based in Exeter, Bristol and London, we advise clients across  the UK and internationally.  With 60 partners and over 350 people, we offer a comprehensive service, providing seamless advice on the areas important to you and your organisation.

For over 40 years, Mobile Mini has been leading the way in providing secure storage containers and portable site accommodation to meet your needs, though our hire fleet of storage containers and range of portable offices, canteens, toilet and welfare units.  Our units are delivered directly to you through our network of branch locations across the UK.

Site Survey Visons_1 Site Vision Surveys is a multidiscipline professional surveying company based in the heart of the UK which provides services for all aspects of the built, transport and civil engineering environments. Recognised as a market leader SVS Ltd continues to develop and innovate the field of utility detection and mapping.
SSG At SSG we pride ourselves in exceeding our client expectations.Through our health, safety, environmental and HR training and consultancy services we believe that we can make a positive difference in today's workplace.Our team of professionals work hard to develop rewarding partnerships with all of our clients. From our head office in Plymouth and training centres throughout the Southwest we are able to provide a high level of regional and national training and consultancy services.

Since 1992 THSP Risk Management has been providing customer focused consulting and training, throughout this time they have worked hard to continually improve the services offered. We listen to you, help solve your problems, and offer sensible solutions to all your health and safety, employment law and environmental compliance needs.  We pride ourselves on the high level of service we always strive to offer.




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