Category: General

North Star Receive Best Site Performance Award

North Star’s Civil Engineering Division has been awarded the “Best Site Performance” award by Bardsley Construction Ltd. Richard Morris, Ken Parkinson & Dave Harrison attended a Sub-Contractor award ceremony on 26th April 2017 and from a large number of sub-contractors present at the event, North Star were awarded the ‘Best Site Performance’ sub-contractor award. There… Read more »

New Wins

new wins

North Star’s Civil Engineering Division continues to deliver projects to the complete satisfaction of our clients resulting in new contracts being continuously awarded. We get involved with all new projects from conception to completion offering our specialist knowledge throughout both the tender and construction process which means we are given repeat work from our Key… Read more »

Investing in the Future

investing in the future

North Star understand the importance and value of investing in the future and what better way to do this than by investing in home grown talent through apprenticeship schemes. With this in mind we have taken on two new local apprentices who are both being trained in their respective trades though local college training schemes… Read more »

Facility Management Services

facility management services

North Star has recently employed a new member of staff to help service the insolvency and facilities management division. Philip has over 15 years’ experience in the industry and we welcome him into our business. The Facilities Management division has also recently been awarded a preferred supplier status with Oystons Property Management and we look… Read more »

Fleet Expansion

fleet expansion

In the last 3 months North Star has invested heavily in it’s owned transport fleet and introduced six new vehicles across the company as a whole. These are vital in enabling our workforce to arrive safely and economically to all our projects throughout the UK and are an essential piece of the jigsaw. Our fleet… Read more »

New Wins

new wins

North Star’s Civil Engineering division continues to expand with a number of new projects being awarded at the start of 2016. New contracts include a new build retail development in St. Helens, an extension and car parking facilities to a support centre in Morecambe, remodelling works to Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport and completion of… Read more »

North Star Receive Quality Performance Award

North Star were selected and short-listed by Warden Construction Ltd to take part in their annual contractor awards in recognition of our continued professional approach in delivering Civil Engineering packages on a number of different projects ranging from schools and education campuses, new build industrial units, public amenity buildings and utility works. Wardens operate a… Read more »

North Star on Hand to Help Out During the Recent Floods

floodings

North Star’s Utility Division assisted Electricity North West during some of the worst floods in history in Carlisle and Rochdale. Recently Electricity North West (ENW) requested our services to help clear out a substation in Carlisle during Storm Desmond and North Star reacted and assisted to restore power to local residents as soon as humanly… Read more »

Gas Safety Tests Across Large Property Portfolio

North Star Facilities Management Division has been appointed to carry out a large volume of Gas Safety Tests for a diverse property portfolio centred across the Mansfield and Nottingham areas. These works ensure that all boilers and gas appliances meet a safe and legal operating standard along with installing new smoke alarms and Co2 meters… Read more »