Tough Mudder team raises over £7,000 for charity

Tough Mudder team raises over £7,000 for charity 17 June 2013 Tough Mudder team raises over £7,000 for charity GKR recently teamed up with Mace to raise money for MACs Children Charity by taking part in Tough Mudder, the 12-mile hardcore obstacle course designed by British Special Forces.   The team raised over £7,000 for […]

Progress at Bedfont Lakes

Progress at Bedfont Lakes 29 April 2013 Progress at Bedfont Lakes GKR Provides 1080m2 Beamed Platform GKR are currently working with ISG on a large office refurbishment project at Bedfont Lakes in Hounslow which will see the existing floor spaced increased by double with the in-fill of the existing atrium. In order to complete this, GKR […]

New members of The Construction Health & Safety Group

New members of The Construction Health & Safety Group 17 April 2013 New members of The Construction Health & Safety Group GKR are proud to announce that they are now members of The Construction Health and Safety Group. The CHSG, formed in 1952 is the leading provider of quality safety training and support to construction […]

Paris Gardens Progress update

Paris Gardens Progress update 05 April 2013 Paris Gardens Progress update Paris Gardens is located to the south bank of the River Thames and is a 15 minute walk of Covent Garden and central London. The development is of part of a 9 and 13-storey building comprising of 253 student bedrooms split between fully self-contained studio […]

GKR helping to deliver £65m exemplary commercial office development

GKR helping to deliver £65m exemplary commercial office development 26 March 2013 GKR helping to deliver £65m exemplary commercial office development 240 Blackfriars Road will be an architecturally-striking, 19-storey commercial office building designed by award winning architects Allford Hall Monaghan Morris. Developed by the Great Ropemaker Partnership, it will offer occupiers 220,000 square feet of […]

GKR support client’s training needs

GKR support client’s training needs 14 March 2013 Bespoke health and safety training is crucial to ensure employees and supply chain are fully competent in delivering their day jobs safely. GKR has recently joined up with one of our biggest clients to make their requisite Scaffolding and PASMA training course more accessible and efficient. The […]

Up on the roof at Hollandgreen

Up on the roof at Hollandgreen 22 February 2013 Up on the roof at Hollandgreen Early works are well underway at the Hollandgreen Project with Mace Ltd. GKR were required to supply a scaffold platform to the hip. The initial idea was to provide a stepped platform all the way up the hip, it soon […]

Three Quays project underway

Three Quays project underway 15 February 2013 Three Quays project underway Works at the Three Quays project near the Royal Mint Court are well underway. The 3 Quays project is a 9 storey D & B which has residential apartments, retail and restaurant units directly on the waters edge alongside the Tower of London with […]

GKR 677 feet above London

GKR 677 feet above London 23 January 2013 GKR 677 feet above London Work has started on the iconic tower in Canary Wharf which will see the main contractor change the top 5 panels of glass and introduce a new back light sign on each elevation. GKR have been on site for the last three months […]

GKR hit BBC News – Shard viewing gallery

GKR hit BBC News – Shard viewing gallery 10 January 2013 GKR hit BBC News – Shard viewing gallery GKR Scaffoldings involvement in the construction of Europe’s tallest building The Shard has been included within the BBCs coverage of the opening of the public viewing gallery. The open viewing platform which sits at 800ft opens next month […]