Landmark industrial facility to become distribution centre for UK’s biggest parcel delivery specialist.
South Tyneside-based, Castle, has completed works at the former TRW Automotive Systems site at Washington.Appointed as principal contractor by the abrdn Property Income Trust, Castle has refurbished the 150,000 sq. ft facility, which will be a distribution centre for the UK’s biggest, dedicated parcel delivery specialist.
Management buyout confirmed as forward order books hit all time high
South Tyneside-based, Castle, has secured a record forward order book of £110 million for 2024 and 2025.
The projections for 2024, represents strategic growth in turnover over the next 12 months and coincides with the completion of a scheduled management buyout and confirmation of the firm’s board of directors.
Tyne Coast College electrical students sample the world of work
Hebburn-based, Castle, has reinforced its commitment to the local community, providing work placement opportunities for Tyne Coast College students.14 students, aged 18, studying a level 3 electrical course, each gained 21 hours of work experience and the opportunity to work alongside senior members of the Castle team on live projects.
Castle appointed as Principal Contractor for St George's House refurb
UK Land Estates has appointed a principal contractor for the refurbishment of St George's House in Gateshead, which was built in 1937 and officially opened by King George VI.Hebburn-headquartered Castle will undertake the work on the three-storey building, which was one of the first properties built on the Team Valley Trading Estate.
North East building services provider drives growth with latest investment
Attainment of highest possible environmental accreditation helps drive growth.Simon Groom, technical director at Castle Building Services, commented: “As we continue to look at ways to future-proof the business through upskilling and investing, we want to ensure our workforce is equipped with both the skills and knowledge on sustainable methods of design, procurement and construction."