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More ‘Green Apple’ recognition for Dorridge project

In 2014 RG were appointed as Main Contractor on the new retail development at Dorridge. One of the goals of the project was to help in the regeneration of the town centre, and RG took the opportunity to introduce several sustainability initiatives. In July this year...

RG project wins Lux Lighting Award

The lighting for the Sainsbury’s Digital Hub project was designed by Cundall Light4. The judges said that they loved this project for its ‘boldness’ and ‘strong language’. It rose to the challenge of a dark basement space where ‘you hardly notice the absence of daylight’. The...

RG’s Andrew Kay wins CIOB QEII Jubilee Fund Award

Congratulations to Andrew on his CIOM QEII Jubilee Fund Award. The award was established to recognise and reward some of tomorrow’s brightest construction minds. The award is given at the discretion of each CIOB accredited university/educational institution to one outstanding graduate, who has contributed to their...

RG Group Commitment to BIM – our journey so far

At RG we are constantly looking for ways to improve the design and information coordination on our projects. BIM allows us to standardise our project data process, making sure this data is accessible to all team members from anywhere and at any time. BIM allows the...

Build New York Live! A 48hr design collaboration

On 21st Sept 2015 RG BIM Manager, Henry Coombes, took part in the Build New York Live project, a globally recognised event in the Build Earth Live series organised by Asite. He was part of the BIM4SME Giants, a collaboration between: BWB Consulting, Elliotwood Structural Engineers, Geraghty Taylor...

RG handover Unite Students Trenchard Street

The £20m development comprises the construction of a residential building for The UNITE Group plc to provide student accommodation in the form of 484 self-contained bedrooms in cluster flats and studio apartments over 8 storeys. Additionally there is a space known as the D2 space...

Warwick Quadrant works to restart as RG appointed main contractor

RG Group appointed as main construction contractor for Warwick Quadrant redevelopment works. Work to restart once construction plan finalised. Sainsbury’s is pleased to announce that RG Group has been appointed as the new main contractor for the Warwick Quadrant redevelopment project. Longcross, who were originally appointed to...

Million Hours Worked without a major reportable injury

Throughout the UK and world-wide construction industry there is a benchmark that carries considerable weight and is considered to be the ultimate achievement. That benchmark is the MILLION MAN HOURS WORKED without a major reportable injury. In 2012 the Olympic Park Project achieved this benchmark on...