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23 Aug

JGP Merit Award in Geotechnics at Plymouth University – 2017

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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

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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…

16 Jan

Expansion of Rock Car Park

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JGP are pleased to have been appointed by Padstow HarbourCommission to aid them in the expansion of Rock Car Park. They are currently in the process of submitting a pre application enquiry to Cornwall’s planners to find a way of creating an additional 60-70 spaces at the quarry car park. Civil Engineering Services

13 Jan

Saving Kingsand Clock Tower

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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…

03 Feb

Rope access inspection at Fine Tubes, Plymouth

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Acting on instructions from Fine Tubes Ltd, John Grimes Partnership Ltd (JGP) have undertaken a structural inspection and survey of the portal steel frame structure over the acid tanks in the ‘pickle shed’ at Fine Tubes Ltd in Estover, Plymouth Visual inspection of the steel frame structure using IRATA rope access work positioning techniques to…