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TRIPLE ISO ACCREDITATION BIG WIN FOR LOCAL CIVIL ENGINEERING FIRM

Greenford Ltd were thrilled to officially receive their multiple ISO accreditation certificates during a ceremony at the picturesque National Trust’s Winkworth Arboretum in Surrey last week. Greenford were officially awarded these accreditations in June 2017 from the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) however received their certificates from accreditation providers the British Assessment Bureau (BAB) at an official handover ceremony last week. … Continue reading

Not One but Two Awards for Berkshire Hydropower Station

Greenford Ltd were thrilled to receive not one but two awards at the prestigious ICE South East England Engineering Excellence Awards 2017. Design and build project of the hydropower station in the village of Sonning, Berkshire by Greenford Ltd on behalf of client Pridewater Estates Ltd was the scheme which swept the categories. Greenford Ltd took home the trophies for both the Award for Sustainability & Resilience as well as the … Continue reading

Winkworth ‘Abuzz’ Now Boathouse Restoration Complete

The historic and beautiful boathouse at the National Trust’s Winkworth Arboretum in Surrey has just undergone a very unique restoration. Previously the backdrop for weddings and film and television productions, given its placement on the picturesque Rowe’s Flashe Lake, the arboretum’s iconic boathouse required fundamental structural support reinforcement works due to the effects of water ingress and vegetation growth over the years. … Continue reading

Greenford Host Member of the European Parliament

On Friday 21st July, Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Keith Taylor visited the recently completed hydropower station on the banks of the Thames in the village of Sonning, Berkshire. Mr Taylor was in the area visiting the True Food Community Cooperative in Reading, and was keen to also visit Greenford Ltd's latest hydropower installation which was completed and operational as of January 2017. After Keith met with staff and volunteers in the … Continue reading

Vote for Greenford Ltd and Glasshouse College!

Glasshouse College, Stourbridge is an educational institution for young people with learning and behavioural difficulties and does a lot of good work in the local community and the wider West Midlands area. This good work is now being recognised as Glasshouse College have been shortlisted as finalists in the Education Category of the National Lottery Awards 2017! Over the years Greenford Ltd have been proud supporters of Glasshouse College as well as the Ruskin Mill Trust (RMT). … Continue reading