Category: News

Edward Street Quarter reaches highest point

 

Edward Street Quarter treated guests to rooftop sea views as Brighton’s newest neighbourhood celebrated reaching its highest point.  A topping out ceremony was held on top of its tallest building and visitors were given tours of the development, which will complete early next year. Edward Street Quarter’s highest point is just over 31m, and the six…

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Register for free training in basic construction

 

If you are interested in a career in construction and have no previous experience, get in touch with Simon at simon@strivedevelopment.co.uk and he will be able to discuss options for free training in basic construction skills, CSCS card testing and Health and Safety NVQ Level 1. Don’t delay, do it today!

Christmas Shutdown on Edward Street Quarter

 

Last working day of the year: 23rd December 2020 First working day of the year: 4th January 2021 During this period, construction work will cease on site. We hope you have a fantastic Christmas and New Year! The McLaren Team

Images From Site

 

Edward Street Quarter Development

We have a new camera on site to capture the tremendous effort being put in by our own and the subcontractor teams. We will update our timelapse page soon, but for now, here are a few pictures.

Block E Topped Out

 

In October, building E was topped out, meaning all structural work has now been completed on this block, and the maximum height has been reached. Facade work will commence in the new year. Progress on other Blocks Building D and F (both build – to – rent and private sale units) are now well above…

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Career in construction beckons for lucky trainees

 

Eight trainees have taken their first step to a job in construction thanks to a course organised by Brighton’s newest destination, Edward Street Quarter. The course, in conjunction with McLaren Construction and Brighton & Hove City Council’s Economic Development Office and Youth Employability Service, aims to Career in construction beckons for lucky trainees help local…

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Sunday 18th October

 

Please note that we shall be have a small number of operatives on site this morning to carry out important safety works to the scaffolding to Block D (North East corner). We shall keep noise and activity to a minimum and will aim to complete these adaptions to the scaffold by 1300pm.

Friday 18th September

 

Due to delays with external suppliers our planned works today will unfortunately overrun meaning that we shall have a presence on site until 19.00 this evening. This work will not cause excessive noise. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Thursday 17th September

 

Due to delays with external suppliers our planned works today will unfortunately overrun meaning that we shall have a presence on site until 20.00pm this evening We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Meet Jake: The Edward Street Quarter apprentice

 

Jake Philips, 19, is in the third month of a civil engineering NVQ, working on site at the Edward Street Quarter site in Brighton with O’Keefe Construction. Contractors kicked off work on a multi-million pound project in February. The Edward Street Quarter development aims to bring hundreds of homes and thousands of square feet of shops and…

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