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NFRC Certificate 2024

NFRC it’s not just a badge

  • May 14, 2024

Depending where you sit in the world of roofing the NFRC National Federation of Roofing Contractors plays a leading role in the roofing industry. It is the UK largest roofing…

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ISO 45001 Health & Safety Management

Under the microscope with 45001

  • May 1, 2024

It’s good to be consistent but given the growth of our roofing division and the scale of projects we have undertaken, it’s not surprising that this year’s assessment wanted to…

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NEC Concrete Show Entrance

NEC host Concrete Show 2024

  • March 21, 2024

As both concrete repair and liquid coating specialist it is always useful to keep abreast of the latest developments with the world of concrete. As the industry continues to drive…

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LRWA Finalist 2024

A Great Start to the New Year!!!

  • January 19, 2024

The nominated Finalists have been announced for the Liquid Roofing Waterproofing Association (LRWA) Awards in March being held at the renowned Titanic Hotel in Liverpool. Every year the competition is…

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Rob Connelly

Rob Connelly, A Life Celebrated

  • December 22, 2023

Yesterday I attended the celebration of the life of a former Makers employee Rob Connelly. Rob passed away on 6th December after a series of long illnesses at the age…

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Makers Christmas Bags 2023 Depicting All 3 Awards Makers Have Won In 2023

Merry Christmas from Makers

  • December 15, 2023

For many the end of 2023 can’t come too soon, raging inflation, strikes, rising interest rates, market uncertainty and the wettest year on record have made this a very difficult…

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Year End Meeting At LRWA

Makers attend LRWA year end review

  • December 6, 2023

Despite the continued disruption from train strikes and inevitable cancellations a healthy turnout was observed at this year’s final gathering of the LRWA, Liquid Roofing & Waterproofing Association at Roofing…

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Royal Mail Bristol Roof Refurbishment

Makers have it sorted!

  • October 16, 2023

Makers are undertaking a 20,000m2 profile roof waterproofing project at the Royal Mail Bristol, Mail Centre at Filton. This 6-month project which has just started will see the existing metal…

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Trafford Centre Manchester Car Park Refurbishment

We are back at Trafford!

  • October 13, 2023

It's great to be back... we have been awarded the repair and refurbishment of the car park at Trafford Centre Manchester following a successful tender process. The last time we…

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British Construction Industry Awards Finalist Logo

It’s been a winning year!

  • October 9, 2023

It all started at the LRWA (Liquid Roofing & Waterproofing Association) Awards back in March at the Titanic Hotel in Liverpool where Makers were awarded Liquid Project of the Year…

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Watergardens Harlow Car Park Refurbishment

Makers awarded Watergardens project

  • October 5, 2023

Makers have been successful in the award of a £1.5m contract to undertake the waterproofing of the top deck of the Watergardens single storey car park in Harlow. The car…

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Winners Of BPA Awards 2023

Makers on top with the Podium

  • September 22, 2023

Last week saw the submission of the Bath Podium Car Park take first place in the ‘Best Renovation category’ at the British Parking Awards held at the Lancaster Hotel London,…

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Steps At Orbital Shopping Centre

Local Landmark Transformed

  • July 17, 2023

As one of ASDA’s framework contractors Makers were called in to assess the works required to the steps and to design a solution for the Amphitheatre Steps and the podium…

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Div 1 Mexborough District League Cup

Champeones!!! Union Jack F.C.

  • June 24, 2023

When the news is full of multimillion pound transfers in the English Premier League and players salaries becoming incomprehensible it is difficult to assimilate these to the real game, the…

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ETorch MK1

Makers get the Imperial Treatment

  • June 22, 2023

When you see innovation and make the connection that it can actually save time and therefore money, it suddenly becomes a ‘no brainer’ the critical mass is making that connection.…

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Westwoods 10th Anniversary

It’s 10 out of 10 for WestWood’s

  • June 8, 2023

Over 150 invited guests, dignitaries, members of staff and VIPs from Germany including current CEO Alexander Westphal and his wife Sarah attended the celebrations to mark the 10-year anniversary of…

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Triflex Training Day

Triflex Training takes Centre Stage

  • May 16, 2023

As a leading waterproofing manufacturer Triflex UK offer a range of training to ensure all facets of a business have both the knowledge and understanding of their products, techniques, and…

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Concrete Exhibition NEC Birmingham

Makers Visits UK Concrete Exhibition

  • March 16, 2023

As well as understanding the past technology it is always advisable to understand and appreciate the developments that are happening with the world of concrete and how concrete is being…

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Makers Construction At Warwick Racecourse

Makers Hit the Tracks

  • March 7, 2023

In the main large field entries made for difficult decisions and the with the “on course” expert another distraction meant picking winners wasn’t as easy as expected. Hosted in the…

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Guests With Gavin Hastings

Omni Teams signs off with a win

  • February 14, 2023

The 60,000 m2 car park refurbishment located at the heart of Edinburgh City Centre started back in 2020 and was affected by Covid and all that it brought, but despite…

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ISO 45001 Health & Safety Management

Re-Certification: it’s all good

  • February 10, 2023

It’s been a busy start to the year and no more so with the rectification of the 45001 Standard. external assessors, British Assessment Bureau have been busy peeling back the…

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Samantha Clough

Makers welcomes Samantha Clough

  • February 7, 2023

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Samantha Clough to the Health and Safety Team as she joins us in the capacity of Compliance Technician. Samantha has been working…

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John Walker A True Gentleman

A True Gentleman

  • January 27, 2023

It is with deep sadness that we learnt of the news earlier this week that a much loved and well-respected former Makers employee had passed away suddenly at Weston Park…

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Webber Dickens House

It’s all Technical

  • January 19, 2023

It’s always a positive sign when you are back in training at Makers. We would like to extend our thanks to Paul Rigby Technical Consultant of Weber and Robert Speake…

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Jon Westwood, New Business Director

New Business Director Appointed

  • January 13, 2023

Makers are delighted to announce the appointment of Jon Westwood to New Business Director.  Jon has made a strong impact during his 2-year tenure at Makers transforming our Testing and…

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Christmas 2022 Bags For Life Gift

Merry Christmas from Makers

  • December 14, 2022

Our staff have been busy distributing our Christmas thank yous and as it is our custom we have over the past years provided a Christmas message for them as we…

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Daisy Mae

Welcome Baby Daisy Mae

  • October 3, 2022

It’s been a long time in the making but Daisy Mae has finally arrived.  Makers Estimating Director Luke Brighton and his wife Kelli are now proud parents who have been…

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Birmingham City University

Makers Welcomes new Apprentices

  • October 3, 2022

Again, whilst the construction industry is crying out for apprentices Makers welcomes its most recent additions who will be studying at Birmingham City University. “We have a long and proud…

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Union Jack FC Team

Makers Sponsors Union Jack FC

  • September 30, 2022

Following on from a very successful season the club approached Makers to continue their sponsorship. The Club plays in the Mexborough and District Adult Sunday League which comprises of 3…

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Baby Zenayda

Hello Baby Zenayda

  • September 26, 2022

For most of us the pandemic holds bad memories with most of us unable to communicate with families, due to the lack of personal contact and isolation, however for one…

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IKEA Wembley

Makers Score at Wembley

  • July 27, 2022

As the Lionesses reach the Wembley Final in the European Championships, works are now complete at the IKEA Wembley only a stones throw from the national stadium. Ikea Wembley has…

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Willie McCrimmon

Makers Appoint New Director

  • July 8, 2022

Makers are delighted to announce the promotion of William McCrimmon to the position of Regional Construction Director. When Willy joined Makers back in July 2016 his role was mainly within…

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Lakeside Shopping Centre

Makers has Lakeside Covered

  • June 22, 2022

Makers were awarded the contract to resolve the leaking roof issue at the iconic Lakeside Shopping Centre.  The 60,000m2 project was initially divided into 5 phases with a yearly attendance…

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Parkex Exhibition

Parkex Back at the NEC

  • June 18, 2022

Parkex returned to the NEC for the first live face to face show in 3 years.  The pandemic has left its mark with rapid changes to the parking fraternity, and…

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Finishing Line Uttoxeter Races 2022

Makers hit the Turf

  • June 15, 2022

Uttoxeter Racecourse home of the Midlands Grand National provided an afternoon of exciting hunt racing.  Makers attended as invited guests to celebrate the successful completion of several combined projects which…

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Cardinal Tower Leicester7

Makers’ New Tall Order

  • April 11, 2022

Constructed over two years and completed in 1970 the Cardinal Tower in Leicester was commissioned then by what most UK residents new as the GPO or General Post Office and…

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ISO 45001 Health & Safety Management

Certification Name of the Game

  • March 28, 2022

Whilst many companies battled to get to grip with ISO 9001, Makers have always held an integrated management system at the heart of its operations since 2008. In recent years…

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New Vans 4

Makers “New Look Fleet”

  • December 16, 2021

Finally, after a wait of some 10 months the first batch of new Ford Hybrid vans have been delivered and boy do they look great! Covid has impacted many areas…

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Christmas Message 2021

Christmas Message

  • December 7, 2021

The last 2 years have been difficult for many people and companies and we have been acutely aware of the contributions and support from our Clients, Customers and supply chain.…

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Truck Delivery

Makers Secures Final Production

  • October 13, 2021

Back in 1956 Maurici Perramon, Antoni Tacho, Guillem Tacho and Joseph Vila, set up the Automoviles Utilitarios Sociadad Anomina or AUSA for short and set about making compact vehicles produced…

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Resapol Foundation Charity

Makers attend Resapol Foundation Launch

  • September 29, 2021

In what can only be described as unforgiving weather conditions, Resapol invited Clients and specifiers to the launch of their newly created charity the Resapol Foundation at Stockport Golf Club.…

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Tree Of Hope Charity Sponsorship

Tree of Hope: A Captain’s Choice

  • September 7, 2021

As with most things in life you suddenly become aware that your problems are very incidental when you have your health and mobility… Branston Golf & Country Club has for…

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Welcome To New Recruits

Makers welcomes new Arrival’s

  • August 16, 2021

Makers welcomes Dan Preece to the Company where he will be shadowing John Walker Makers current Compliance Manager before John’s imminent retirement. Dan joins us in the capacity of Compliance…

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Baby Maisie Baker

Welcome baby Maisie

  • March 15, 2021

A year ago, to the day the World Health Organisation has just announced that Covid 19 was a pandemic. One year on we have the fantastic opportunity to bring much…

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Astra Zeneca Vaccine

Covid Bliss, the 0.5ml Miracle

  • March 11, 2021

Whatever your stance as to the handling of the pandemic from Lockdown, travel restrictions, quarantine and stay at home, our determination to get back to normality as soon as possible…

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Gary McKensie

The Passing of a Legend

  • March 5, 2021

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Gary Mckensie aged 61 who passed away on Friday the 26th February after a short but brave battle with…

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Niki Baker Finance Manager

End of an Era

  • January 18, 2021

It is with a heavy heart that we say farewell to an absolute legend in Makers world. Anyone who has worked for or been associated with Makers will have come…

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