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Devon, PL21 0RU

30 May

Plymouth Business Show 2014

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John Grimes Partnership Ltd are delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at this year’s Plymouth Business Show 2014, taking place in the Plymouth Pavilions on Wednesday 11 June from 9.30 to 16.00. Please visit us on stand 12 – we would love to see you there! Attendance at the event is free and…

09 Apr

Gareth Wills – Management of CDM Co-ordination

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Congratulations to our engineer, Gareth Wills, who has passed his APS exam in Management of CDM Co-ordination. This course is aimed at those who wish to practice as CDM Co-ordinators and manage the requirements of CDM Co-ordination to a professional and benchmarked standard set by APS. The course dealt with all aspects of CDM Co-ordination…

27 Nov

John’s award has finally arrived!

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John Grimes’ Frederick Sherrell Award has finally arrived! The award is made from beautiful Dartington Crystal and will take pride of place in his office! A HUGE well done again to John from all at JGP! About Us

19 Nov

John Grimes winning the Frederick Sherrell Award 2013

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John Grimes has been awarded the Frederick Sherrell Career Recognition Award for 2013. The award is presented to individuals who have made both a contribution to the understanding of the geology of SW England and the promotion of geology in the community. The awards ceremony, organised by the South West branch of the Geological Society, will be…

17 Oct

50th Anniversary of being an ICE member

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Congratulations to Charles Kelly who has recently achieved the distinction of having been a member of the ICE for 50 years.  He joined as a Student member whilst working for the Isle of Man Water Board and became a Chartered Engineer in 1972.  Charles retired two years ago, but continues to work for JGP from…

16 Oct

JGP completed the 10K Commando Challenge!

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Massive congratulations to our ‘zombie-fied’ Magnificent Seven who completed the Commando Challenge on Saturday! The team consisting of Liz Willcox, Mel Maddock, Richard Glover, Rod Smith, Martin Whittingham, Tony Rockey and Matt Vandenbrouck successfully mastered the gruelling 10K and raised money for the Devon Air Ambulance Trust in the process. (They were also commended for their matching ‘zombie’ outfits!!) Many thanks to all who helped organise this…

06 Jun

Mark Burrows, ICE Chartered Engineer Status


Huge congratulations to one of JGP’s Engineers, Mark Burrows, for gaining his Chartered Engineer status from the ICE. As highlighted on the ICE website, Chartered Engineers develop appropriate solutions to engineering problems. They may develop and apply new technologies, promote advanced designs and design methods and introduce new and more efficient production techniques, or pioneer…

20 Feb

Tom Spiller, ICE QUEST Technician Scholarship


Huge congratulations to JGP’s technician, Tom Spiller, for winning a coveted ICE QUEST Technician Scholarship. The QUEST Technician Scholarship helps students who are getting hands-on technical and practical engineering experience whilst studying for academic qualifications which could lead to a professional qualification. The ICE were particularly impressed with Tom’s “enthusiasm for the industry and his…

01 Mar

JGPs 25th Anniversary

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On the 20th of this month we are celebrating our 25th Anniversary.  We started as a small Partnership in 1987 based in Ivybridge, Devon and became a limited company in 2001.  JGP came to prominence in the early to mid-1990’s for its treatment of extensive ground problems associated with hazardous abandoned mine workings in Gunnislake,…