Visit to Quiligotti Terrazzo Factory

 

A group from Szerelmey headed up to Manchester recently to visit the Quiligotti Terrazzo Tiles Ltd factory where they were given an informative tour and presentation by Steve Clark, John North, Roberts Potts and Calum Gray. Quiligotti is the only manufacturer of terrazzo in the UK and given that we undertake a significant number of … Continued

Natural Stone Awards

 

We had a great day recently at the 2018 Natural Stone Awards, with two of our projects, the Sultan Nazrin Shah Centre and Wilkins Terrace, UCL, picking up awards. We were delighted to host two tables and entertain Alastair Crockett and Holly Galbraith from Niall McLaughlin Architects, on our Nazrin Shah table, and Matthew Goulcher, … Continued

Better Late than Never!

 

Back in November our Restoration team carried out some works at the Grade II listed church of St Johns Waterloo, which mostly involved waterproofing and restoring external paving. These are some of the first works in the church’s Reignite 2021 Restoration Project which will see the entire building renovated. To mark the launch of the … Continued

RAISING MONEY FOR CHARITY

 

Szerelmey have been digging deep in the run up to Christmas and raising money for two different charities. We are huge supporters of the work Mates in Mind, the construction industry mental health charity, carries out.

Ladies Night at Dirty Martinis

 

Last night we hosted a top night with top ladies! We had a great night at Dirty Martini, Monument last night when we held another Ladies in Construction event. A highly entertaining couple of hours learning how to make some delicious cocktails was preceded, accompanied and followed by serious cocktail drinking. The cocktail making was … Continued

Dinner or Breakfast!!

 

It was unbelievably dark when we arrived to set up for our November breakfast this week – it felt like we were attending a dinner party! As ever the Wolseley, adjacent to the Ritz, proved a fantastic venue for our regular breakfast event, which takes place in their private dining room. We host around 8-9 … Continued

Mental Health First Aiders

 

Szerelmey are committed to helping create a workplace where people feel able to talk and are doing this through affiliation with Mates in Mind and the British Safety Council. We have recently hosted a series of workshops with the British Safety Council to train our site managers and office-based managers as Mental Health First Aiders. … Continued

What a Beauty!

 

It is great to see 48 Carey Street, a PLP designed building, taking shape with the sandstone and faience cladding looking fantastic. Szerelmey have undertaken the SFS backing structure and all of the cladding which includes 400 prefabricated, post-tensioned sandstone columns. We are looking forward to getting finished shots in February 2019, when our work … Continued

Supporting MIND

 

A crowd of Szerelmey racing enthusiasts (and just general enthusiasts) spent an entertaining evening last week taking part in a Charity Race Night, to raise money for MIND. The event was organised by Mace and Woodlands Site Services in memory of Sean Phillips, and in the end, all told, raised a fantastic £20,000!! It was … Continued

Szerelmey Artists at Work

 

We had a good turn out for our first ever Szerelmey art competition! The team were asked to come up with a design for a Christmas card, based on a Szerelmey building or London skyline, and draw it in 45 minutes. Never has the boardroom been so quiet and concentration so intense!! We had some … Continued