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13 Feb

Derriford Hospital Interchange

Civil

JGP has just completed a ground investigation for the new interchange and road widening scheme at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth on behalf of Amey PLC. The investigation provided an overview of the ground conditions, evaluated potential contamination and highlighted geotechnical issues relevant to the design of the road improvement and new retaining wall.  The works also…

13 Feb

Marjon Link Road £1.5m Improvement

Civil | Structural

JGP are undertaking the final stage of ground investigation on behalf of AMEY as part of the construction works for the new £1.5M Marjon Link Road improvement scheme in Plymouth.  During the second half of 2013, JGP carried out the desk study and site investigation of the proposed route for geotechnical ground conditions and to…

16 Jan

Letter from the Prime Minister, David Cameron

Civil

JGP were extremely pleased to receive a letter from the Prime Minister, David Cameron in the post this morning regarding Kingsand Clock Tower. The Clock Tower was damaged in the storms of February 2014 and in the days following the storm the Prime Minister visited the village to talk to local residents and survey the…

27 Mar

Our Consultancy Services

Civil | Environmental | Geotechnical | Hydrology & Flood Risk | Structural

John Grimes Partnership are a significant local, geotechnical, environmental, transportation and engineering design consultancy established some 26 years ago. We have experience of working closely with clients, architects and planning consultants to provide specialist advice throughout the development and implementation of housing projects by assisting with the scoping, option feasibility, planning, detailed design and construction…

02 Sep

Harris Way, Lee Mill

Civil

Work on the Cavanna Homes housing development at Parish Green, off Harris Way, Lee Mill has recently been completed. John Grimes Partnership carried out civil and structural engineering design for the roads and drainage, retaining walls and house structures for the 65 house development. The estate roads were adopted under Section 38 Agreements and works…

27 Aug

Inspection of Wiltshire Fire & Rescue mast

Civil | Structural

Last week, two of our roped access team, Tim Grimes and Richard Glover, undertook a visual structural inspection of a 40m high tower for Wiltshire Fire & Rescue service. The inspection consisted of using roped access techniques to visually inspect all structural elements of the mast for safety and maintenance purposes. If you require any…

23 Apr

Yennadon Quarry Exhibition

Civil | Geotechnical

JGP are working on behalf of Yennadon Stone Ltd regarding their future planning application for the proposed phased restoration scheme and extension to their dimension stone operations at Yennadon Quarry in Dousland, within Dartmoor National Park. Yennadon Stone is holding a public exhibition on 23rd April 2013 on the proposals for the restoration of the…

01 Nov

Plot G, Millbay

Civil

The stalled regeneration of  Millbay in Plymouth  got underway when a proposal to construct a residential development comprising a five storey apartment building and fifteen townhouses was finally approved by Plymouth planners. Kier have already started work on the development and John Grimes Partnership lent support to the start of the works in the form of…

01 Jun

Axminster Football Club

Civil

We have been working in conjunction with Devonshire Homes regarding Axminster Town AFC’s new facilities and regeneration of their existing ground at Sector Lane. Devonshire Homes proposes to relocate the club to a new home on land adjacent to the sports ground at Cloakham Lawns. The proposals would see the club provided with a new…