Privately owned Newark based company Jessops Construction was formed in 2000, by Richard & Ted Wherry.
Both share a wealth of knowledge thanks to serving their time in the building and light civil engineering sectors for one of the UK’s largest contractors. This amalgamation culminated in a company with a unique perspective and skill set.
Level headed planning and immediate decision making by those actively involved in the day to day running of the business clearly gives Jessops Construction the edge, vital in today’s competitive market.
Quality is woven into the very fabric of every build Jessops Construction undertakes. By virtue of prudent planning, marked by sound judgment, clients can have confidence that their project will be delivered on time, to budget and without defects.
Based on historical data, it is evident throughout Jessops Construction’s portfolio that safety is a major priority, boasting consistent unwavering low levels of work related injuries. This is achieved by building safety into every project from the start.
At the very heart of this achievement is Jessops Construction’s commitment to staff training on and off site. In addition to this, repeat business with their supply chain reinforces their commitment to avoiding incidents.
Jessops Construction is ranked amongst the highest in the industry for safety and they endeavour to maintain their track record well into the future.
Social: Unhampered by artificial barriers or prejudice, Jessops Construction prides itself on equal opportunities and provides training to all employees; this in turn promotes healthy relations between their personnel.
Environmental: Jessops Construction takes very seriously the environmental impact construction can have, this said, every effort is made to minimise the effect, from waste disposal and energy consumption to transportation. All personnel are kept up to speed with building and product criteria together with a constant evaluation and systems approach, which in turn culminates in an overall reduced and lighter environmental footprint on every project.
Economic: Over the years Jessops Construction have forged close working relationships with their supply chain through repeat business, this means they are able to identify potential risks to schemes and manage them correctly to minimise impact.
There are many characteristics that make Jessops Construction stand out - most notably is their ability to create dynamic partnerships and introduce innovation and development to drive positive conclusions. One such partnership exists with their sister company Quora who source, assemble, develop and regenerate land to exact client requirements.
Jessops Construction have the ability to perform across varied and diverse collaborative schemes and boast many standard and bespoke industry contracts. Our projects section showcases just a selection of bespoke work carried out to date. Contracts vary from circa £150,000 to over £12 million and since formation they have turned over in excess of £150 million.