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Nigel Griffiths wins NHBC Pride in the Job Award

We’re very pleased to announce that one of our Site Managers, Nigel Griffiths, has won a NHBC Pride in the Job Award. Nigel has been managing the delivery of the Chantry Place scheme in Canterbury, a technically difficult site within the busy city for Orbit Homes. Winning a Pride in the Job Award is a visible demonstration Continue reading

Military Road progresses on site

We welcomed Councillors from Shepway District Council to Military Road Folkestone on 15th June to see how their new homes are progressing.   The Councillors were walked around site by Dorrian Waitt, Site Manager, who explained how far we are through the construction progress and when the homes will be ready for occupation. The project sees Continue reading

Project Completion: New Veteran Accommodation, RBLI Aylesford

We’ve completed on our unique scheme for the RBLI in Aylesford this week, providing them with 24 one and two bedroom apartments across two blocks for military veterans. The scheme was delivered via a traditional system of brick and block walls, along with pre-cast concrete floor planks and piled foundations. The second floor block work Continue reading

Project Completion: St Andrew’s Court, Swanley

Now complete and with the first residents moving in, St Andrew’s Court in Swanley provides 28 new flats for older people. Delivered for Moat Homes, the scheme is designed to deliver an ‘independent living’ feel for residents, while also providing support if required and being dementia friendly. Sir Michael Fallon officially opened the new scheme Continue reading

Jenner shortlisted for first awards of 2017

We are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for 3 awards in the last 7 days, reinforcing our ability to deliver excellence. For the third year in a row, we have been nominated for the LABC South East Building Excellence Awards. The awards, which showcase excellent buildings and outstanding partnerships, are backed by Continue reading

Groundbreaking at Tonbridge Extra Care

We welcomed Abbeyfield Kent and their guests to a slightly muddy site on Wednesday to celebrate the start of their new extra care home, just off Tudeley Lane. Chairman Zach Miles welcomed the Mayor of Tonbridge and Malling, Mark Rhodes and then proceeded to break the ground on this £9.5m project. Once complete, this scheme will Continue reading

Project Completion: Temple Hill Square, Dartford

Our landmark project for Dartford Borough Council has been handed over today, marking the completion of 25 new homes for local residents. Located on Temple Hill Square and named ‘Hill View’, the project is the first homes to be built by the Council for 40 years. The scheme provide 12 three bedroom town houses, 12 Continue reading

Enterprise House Tops Out

The last of the concrete pours went onto the roofs of both blocks at Enterprise House on Tuesday 14th March, signalling a major milestone in the construction process. This prominent project for Circle Housing Russett will deliver 44 flats on the site of the former Enterprise House office block on Avebury Avenue. These one and two Continue reading

Sod turning celebrates start of Military Road, Folkestone

We welcomed Cllr Monk, Leader of Shepway Council, to our Military Road site today and invited him to ‘turn the sod’ to celebrate the start of this major housing project in Folkestone. Delivering 41 new homes, Military Road is bringing back into use a site that housed the former Shepway Resource Centre, a building which has been Continue reading