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1,000,000 Accident Free Hours

We are delighted and justifiably proud of our latest safety achievement – recording an amazing 1,000,000 working hours since our last RIDDOR reportable accident. It’s been over two and a half years (July 2012) since the last reportable accident on any of our active sites. This milestone is testament to the success of Bethell’s behavioural […]

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2014 – Our Second Successive Calendar Year with Zero Accidents!

Bethell have gone through the whole of 2014 without a single reportable accident to the HSE (known as RIDDOR) and this is the second full year in succession that there have been no serious incidents. Indeed, the last RIDDOR incident was back in July 2012. Our great safety record continues and is testament to the […]

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Oldham Town Centre Bridge Dismantling Contract

Bethell have been awarded a £80,000 contract to demolish and remove one of the most unpopular and underused footbridges in Oldham. The town centre footbridge over the A62 Manchester Road is a 36 metre span warren truss structure that has suffered much vandalism over the past few years and repairing the structure has been assessed […]

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Bethell Awarded £1.1m Contract for Port Salford Junction

Port Salford is a £138 million development, led by The Peel Group in partnership with Salford City Council that will create a new port and warehousing facility in Barton, next to the Manchester Ship Canal. To make the Port Salford scheme possible, a major programme of highway improvements will take place and Bethell have been […]

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Bethell win 50th Contract Award from Aldi

There was nothing too remarkable about the recent award of a £140,000 contract package for groundworks to an Aldi store extension at Salop Street in Liverpool except for the fact that this was Bethell’s 50th successful contract win for the German retail group. Bethell have been involved in Aldi’s incredible success story since 2007 when […]

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£1.8m Design and Construct success at Oldham Hospital

Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust have awarded Bethell a £1.8m contract to design and construct a 560 space car park on the site of the former Westwood Park adjacent to Royal Oldham Hospital. The new car park will be used by hospital staff and those who travel to the site on business from the Pennine […]

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Triple Contract Success for Bethell in Bolton

Bolton MBC have confirmed Bethell’s appointment as one of their Framework Partners for Highway Services for the next four years. Not only have Bethell been successful in their current works category for resurfacing works which they have successfully delivered since 1998  but they have also succeeded in two further categories, New Highway Works up to […]

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Bethell complete Chinese Arch Refurb in Manchester China Town

Chinatown is the vibrant heart of the Chinese community in Manchester and one of Chinatown’s most noticeable landmarks is the Chinese Archway. Bethell were successful in being awarded the contract by Manchester City Council to carry out extensive restoration works to the exposed elements. Bethell assembled a team of masons, roof tilers, joiners and decorative […]

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Another Sellafield Success for Bethell

Morgan Sindall have selected Bethell as their delivery partner to construct all civil engineering works for the new FGMSP office building at Sellafield in Cumbria. The £0.8m scheme is set to commence in June and involves all below ground drainage, highway works and reinforced concrete foundations. The main building foundation includes over 500m3 of concrete […]

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Charities benefit from Annual Site Safety Awards!

Each year, Bethell award £1000 to acknowledge achievements for maintaining and promoting good safety standards throughout our construction sites. This year our site winner was Refurbishment of Tower Bridges in Birkenhead, Site Manager Will Partlan accepted the award where it had been decided to donate £500 to the Guide Dog training school in Atherton to […]

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