DAB Sponsors the Lads!

Once again DAB has sponsored a group of young football players. This team is from the Stoke on Trent area.

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Five New Excavators for DAB

Five more excavators join the ever expanding fleet at DAB from our trading partner Willowbrook Plant.

On this occasion, it is five machines from Takeuchi.

Phil Allen, director, says, ‘The business has grown considerably over recent years and it is imperative that the fleet resources remain robust. These machines will ensure that we are up to date and efficient.’

Four of the New Takeuchis
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Over £5m Projects Now Agreed with DAB

A large new housing project at Hugglescote and new university building at Nottingham are now agreed and signed and will commence in the next couple of weeks.

We are pleased to announce that Robert Woodhead, of Nottingham have appointed DAB Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd for the groundworks on the new PEMC Building at Nottingham University. The project commences in the middle of May. We are looking forward to our working relationship with this new client of DAB.

David Wilson Homes have appointed DAB to undertake the 1.5km roads, sewers plus aout nineteen of the first plots at their new development in Hugglescote. It is great to continue to build on our excellent relationship.

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DAB at Earl Shilton with Avant Homes

An exciting new development with Avant Homes at Westfield Farm, Earl Shilton commenced in December 2018. DAB are currently on site and the value of this work could top £2.7m for DAB.

This is just one of Avant Homes projects working with DAB. The £600k roads and sewers at Avant’s Brailsford development are currently being undertaken by DAB. This commenced in October 2018.

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£650k Groundworks at Glenfield Hospital

Interserve are constructing a new dedicated cancer care unit at Glenfield Hospital and DAB have now commenced the groundworks.

Phil Allen at  DAB said, “This is a great opportunity to be involved in a new local facility that provides regional benefits” and “working with Interserve again is a natural partnership in quality, timely and in-budget construction”

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55 New Homes for Lace Housing in Nettleham

Once again, DAB Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd have joined forces with Lindum Construction to undertake the ground works at this exciting new development near Lincoln.

The contract is worth around £850k to DAB.  The work begins in early August, 2018 and is due for completion at the end of October.

Phil Allen said about the project, ‘Lindum have growing confidence in the quality, safety and timeliness of the work done by DAB and we are delighted to have this on-going working relationship.’

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Two New Warehouses at former RAF Swinderby

DAB have been awarded a nearly £650k ground works contract.

St Modwen are developing this site and Lindum are the main contractors.  DAB and Lindum continue to work well together and work has now commenced on site.

Jason Daniels, Commercial Director at DAB, said that, ‘we are always pleased to work with Lindum due to their professionalism and prompt payment system’.

The ground works are due for completion in mid-November.

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DAB Achieves Gold Standard with Constructionline

DAB Civil Engineering Contractors Limited are now the proud holders of the Gold level with Constructionline.

Phil Allen said that it is well worth the effort to work towards the Gold level because, apart from the increased recognition, it demonstrates our determination to excel at safety and staff well-being.

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Two New Warehouses in Pinfold Road, Leicester for Russells

Work worth about £1m to DAB, has started on drains and foundations on this project by Russells.  

Jason Daniels, Commercial Director at DAB said that the work started in early April and should be completed late in September 2018.

Yet another great working partnership between quality companies.


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£600k Groundworks Package for Lindums at Washingborough

We are pleased to have now commenced work at Church Hill, Washingborough on the latest exciting new housing development by Lindum Construction.

The ground works package totalling around £600k includes, roads, sewers and drainage.

Phil Allen at DAB said, ‘Lindum Construction is a good solid company and we have developed a great working relationship with them.  We are pleased to be on site with another of their projects.’

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