6th December 2013
On the 30th November 2013, the Saltire Society hosted the first "Saltire Celebrates" in the Mitchell Library, Glasgow.
29th November 2013
Students welcomed to a presentation and visit at the Bluestone Unit site
20th November 2013
University of Ulster students visit with our Estimating Department
19th November 2013
Scottish Power Renewables has successfully begun exporting power to the National Grid at the £160m Harestanes Windfarm.
8th November 2013
Neal Lynch wins Gold at the CIOB Construction Manager of the Year Awards 2013
23rd September 2013
The first utility diversion ahead of the M8-M73-M74 network upgrade commenced in August, this will be the first of many diversions required to enable the main road construction commence.
17th September 2013
Supply Chain Partners are invited to attend our Meet the Buyer Event in Ayrshire
13th September 2013
‘Business as usual’ for port during upgrade works to Gladstone Lock and container terminal quayside
30th July 2013
In June we were awarded, for the Skainos Project, Gold in the Built Environment and Architectural Heritage category.
4th July 2013
Farrans Utilities will be utilizing technology never seen before in Northern Ireland as part of a new Trunk Main Condition Assessment contract for NI Water.
2nd July 2013
The Schools and Community Buildings (SCB1) framework (£800m), which was launched on 1st July 2013, is a vehicle for public sector bodies to access procurement arrangements for general refurbishment and extension needs for their schools and community buildings.
24th June 2013
Jessica Flett and Robin Nelson students currently studying Civil Engineering at The University of Edinburgh visit the Harestanes Wind Farm project.
14th June 2013
Farrans Utilities have been assisting NI Water to ensure that there is plenty of clean running water available for the world’s top leaders when they arrive in County Fermanagh for the G8 Summit.
6th June 2013
Rosie Hospital shortlisted for a 2013 RIBA Regional Award
4th June 2013
The SEELB Newcastle Hydro Scheme officially commenced supply to the grid on 22nd May when Finance Minister, Sammy Wilson, switched on the £500,000 green energy project delivered by the Farrans Renewables Team.
30th May 2013
The landscape in the Forest of Ae is changing rapidly, as turbine erection works are now well underway in Array A.
21st May 2013
Come visit our stand at All-Energy 2013 – Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre 22 & 23 May 2013
15th May 2013
The project team working on NI Water’s Water Mains Rehabilitation Programme have been involved in a project over the last few months to extend the memorial garden at the Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice at the O’Neill Road site in Glengormley.
8th May 2013
Five projects recognised at the Considerate Constructor Scheme National Site Awards 2013
23rd April 2013
Farrans have reached the first major milestone on the Harestanes Wind Farm project, as they are now preparing to hand over Array A to the turbine contractor. This is the first of eight arrays to be completed.
15th March 2013
Work commencing on new Mental Health Hospital in Liverpool
28th February 2013
As the main compound for this project is nearly 6km from the nearest water main, the site team at Harestanes faced an unusual challenge in meeting their non-potable water needs during the construction phase of this two year project.
30th January 2013
The site team at Harestanes Wind Farm, in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland are refusing to let snow, ice and sub-zero temperatures halt progress during construction of the sixty-nine wind turbine concrete base foundations.
25th January 2013
For the second time in 4 years.
17th January 2013
The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI), in partnership with the training industry, is organising free training to help local tradespeople protect themselves from deadly asbestos. The new scheme, ‘Asbestos Pledge NI’, will run for 12 weeks from 7 January to 29 March 2013.
20th December 2012
Brandon Lewis MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Communities, with responsibility for fire, officially broke ground on the largest building project ever undertaken by the Essex Fire Authority.
10th December 2012
Farrans have received a top ‘green’ accolade from Business in the Community’s ARENA Network by achieving Platinum status for the second year running at this year’s 14th Northern Ireland Environmental Benchmarking Survey Results Launch.
13th November 2012
Farrans Construction is part of FMP, a construction joint venture between Farrans Construction, H&J Martin Ltd and David Patton & Sons (NI) Ltd. You may have heard that one of our partners in this consortium, David Patton & Sons (NI) Ltd, has gone into administration.
18th September 2012
Wallace Apartments is an outstanding new development of modern turn key homes, and will set new standards in living for this part of the City.
15th May 2012
The £28million Belfast Streets Ahead scheme, which also won the RICS Northern Ireland Regeneration category, claimed the overall Project of the Year title ahead of three other high quality category winners.
11th May 2012
Farrans receive CPD accreditation award at Engineers Ireland Annual Conference