22nd December 2017
Farrans is delighted to have teamed up with two leading Belfast universities in conjunction with the William Bald Scholarship Award, which seeks to boost professionalism, competence and knowledge-sharing for young people in the civil engineering industry.
12th December 2017
Farrans Plant Department recently recognised two employees for their contribution to outstanding Health & Safety during 2017.
28th November 2017
The impressive winning streak continues for Farrans, with the Connswater Community Greenway Project receiving the 'Environmental Initiative' award at the Sustainability Ireland Energy, Environmental and Waste Management Awards last week.
16th November 2017
Farrans is delighted to have won the 'Outreach Initiative of the Year Award' at the 2017 Construction Investing in Talent Awards which took place last night in London.
2nd November 2017
In a project that will see the partial reconstruction of a former Carmelite Convent dating back to the 1870s, the Farrans team recently reconstructed another element of history on the Chichester site, after photographs of the 19th century site team were uncovered.
19th October 2017
Farrans is delighted to have been involved in the official ground-breaking ceremony at BAE Systems’ Govan shipyard where manufacture of the first Type 26 Global Combat Ship is underway.
18th September 2017
Farrans is delighted to have secured a place on the LHC Schools & Community Buildings framework, responsible for 7 lots across England.
25th August 2017
The £160m A6 Randalstown to Castledawson Dualling Scheme has been selected by the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) as the feature project for a poster campaign highlighting the positive impact of civil engineering.
8th August 2017
Farrans has made the cut - twice - in this year's Construction Investing in Talent Awards, having been selected as a finalist in both the ‘Outreach Initiative of the Year’ and ‘Excellence in Learning & Development' categories.
7th August 2017
Students at Marjory Kinnon Special Educational Needs (SEN) School in Feltham, West London, are delighted to have clinched the Runner Up spot in this year’s CCS Hoarding Competition.
4th July 2017
Farrans recently sponsored the ICE Building a Healthier Workforce Conference in Belfast where Farrans director, Kevin Corley, engaged the audience in a discussion on mental and occupational health within the industry.
30th June 2017
There were celebrations last week at Chichester Free School, Farrans’ flagship project in the South East of England, where the official ground-breaking ceremony was held.
22nd June 2017
Two Farrans graduates have been recognised as young talents to watch out for in the wake of their major success at the CSR Engineer of the Future Awards.
14th June 2017
Farrans Construction has been awarded BS 11000 Collaborative Working accreditation, making the Belfast-based company the first contractor in Northern Ireland to attain the status.
6th June 2017
Farrans claimed the Education Award at the Responsible Business Awards in Northern Ireland last week.
31st May 2017
The Farrans team at Connswater have used an innovative approach to raising funds for charity, after raffling off the site bicycles that were used by the team working on the 9km greenway project.
25th May 2017
Farrans has been shortlisted for a Responsible Business Award in Northern Ireland.
19th May 2017
One Bankmore Square, the £65m office block project in the centre of Belfast, has been given the green light by Belfast City Council, following a successful planning application this week.
3rd May 2017
Farrans Plant Manager, Don Creighton, has received a CRH Safety Award at the 7th Annual Europe Safety Awards in Amsterdam.
24th April 2017
Farrans is delighted to be holding a Supplier Engagement event on Thursday 4th May at Titanic, Belfast.
19th April 2017
Farrans has received praise for the early completion of Harburnhead Windfarm - a 52MW, 22 turbine site, located 20 miles South-West of Edinburgh.
5th April 2017
Farrans has completed works on the Connswater Community Greenway – an inspirational living landmark which has revitalised the local community in East Belfast.
28th March 2017
Farrans is breaking new ground once again, with work now underway to redevelop the £26.5m Chichester Free School on the site of a former Carmelite Convent.
15th March 2017
Farrans’ leading role in the construction of the North's largest ever office block has moved a step closer to realisation, after plans for the £65 million project on Belfast's Dublin Road were formally submitted to Belfast City Council.