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01 Feb

Winner of the SME of the Year Award 2022


JGP were awarded SME of the Year by Constructing Excellence South West (CESW) in 2022. The award was in recognition of JGP’s contribution of the region’s built environment and infrastructure. We were judged on our growth through engaging with and developing best practice, our investment in our employees and our use of digital technologies. The…

20 Oct

Avoidance of Underground Apparatus

Geotechnical | Health & Safety | Staff | Uncategorised

Our staff in the Ground Investigation Team recently took part in a refresher training course on ‘Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus’. The training was completed by SSG training & consultancy and provides its attendants with a required level of understanding of the safety procedures and precautions associated with the use of Cable Avoidance Tools…

23 Aug

JGP Merit Award in Geotechnics at Plymouth University – 2017


Every year, JGP sponsors a Merit Award for the most promising undergraduate student in Geotechnics at Plymouth University.  This year, Dr Grimes presented the award to Andrew Carter.  We wish Andrew all the best in future career.

13 Feb

Pro Geo Exhibition


The South West branch of the Geological Society held their annual Pro Geo event on 10th October 2014. Pro Geo is a one-day conference for professional geoscientists in the South West and this year’s theme was ‘The Quaternary’. The event was held at the picturesque Roadford Lake, near Broadwoodwidger in Devon. Several JGP employees attended the…

13 Jan

Saving Kingsand Clock Tower


Over the weekend of Saturday the 8th and 9th of February, Celtic Construction worked in very difficult conditions to install props to remove the risk of immediate collapse. The damage to the clock tower made national news and the efforts to save the building drew support from Cornwall Council and Prime Minister David Cameron. Further severe storms on the…

19 Jun

Plymouth Business Show – Follow Up Article


We are extremely pleased to have been able to exhibit at the Plymouth Business Show held at Plymouth Pavilions on 11th June. It was a great opportunity for JGP to meet many other prestigious local companies and also to introduce them to us and the services we have to offer. There were some great stands and…

14 May

JGP featured in the Plymouth Herald


Due to JGP exhibiting at the Plymouth Business Show, Plymouth Herald have written a short feature on the company. To see the article and to have a look at the team, visit the link below! http://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/Engineering-firm-debut-exhibitors-Plymouth/story-21090983-detail/story.html If you would like any further information about the Plymouth Business Show, please visit http://plymouthbusinessshow.com/ and come and see us on…

25 Apr

SMAS Accreditation


We are pleased to announce that John Grimes Partnership are now SMAS accredited. Alongside our CHAS accreditation, we now have a nationally recognised certificate from SMAS (Safety Management Advisory Services). We have been advised that more & more organisations are accessing the SMAS database as well as the CHAS one to look for approved contractors….

01 Apr

Liz Willcox – Member of CIWEM


JGP’s Environmental Scientist, Liz Willcox, has had her application to become a Member of CIWEM (Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management) approved. CIWEM is an independent professional body and a registered charity, advancing the science and practice of water and environmental management for a clean, green and sustainable world. The institution came into being…