M. Lambe Construction wins Keepmoat Homes contracts worth £17.97m

M. Lambe Construction, the Midlands’ preferred civil engineering and groundworks specialist, has secured two flagship housing development contracts with Keepmoat Homes.

The first, worth £12.9m to M. Lambe Construction, is at Spirit Quarters, a £360m housing redevelopment scheme in North East Coventry, which will see more than 3,300 new homes built in the neighbourhoods of Wood End, Henley Green, Manor Farm and Deedmore.

The scope of the works, includes: the formation of foundation bases for 356 new homes and two apartment blocks; infrastructure, including: roads, sewers and section 278 works; a small acoustic bund; a mixture of strip and piled foundations; various sewer connections in existing roads; and on-site and off-site sewer diversions.

The second contract, at The Willows, Dudley, is worth £5.07m and will see the specialist construct raft foundations for 130 plots, infrastructure, including: on-site roads and sewers, a balancing pond and public open space (POS) footpaths.

Michael Lambe, Director, M. Lambe Construction, said:

“We are extremely pleased to have been awarded these two contracts, which reflects the strong and successful partnership we have built with Keepmoat Homes.

“The Willows and Spirit Quarters wins demonstrate the trust our clients place in us to deliver high quality highway, infrastructure and groundworks to multi-million-pound regeneration developments throughout the Midlands.”

With over 30 years’ experience, M. Lambe Construction has built a reputation for providing ‘best of breed’ civil engineering solutions to a variety of clients across the Midlands, including: Lovell Partnerships, Colmore Tang, Bellway Homes, Galliford Try, Keepmoat Homes, St. Modwen, Kier Group, Persimmon and Taylor Wimpey.

A ‘forward-thinking’ business built on family values, it undertakes contracts ranging from £500,000 to £30,000,000, and has a service portfolio that focusses on: site clearance, bulk excavation, enabling works, foundations, deep drainage, service installation, road construction, road surfacing and paving works.