Double Win for Jehu Group at Bridgend LABC Building Excellence Awards 2019

Congratulations to Glyn Rees, Senior Site Manager at Jehu, one of Wales’ largest independent construction companies, has been named Best Site Construction Professional of the Year at the Bridgend County Borough Council – LABC Building Local Authority Building Excellence Awards.

Glyn and his team also picked up the award for Best Public Service Building, for their work on the £7m Linc Cymru Extra Care Home in Ynysawdre, Bridgend.

The LABC Building Excellence Awards is about celebrating achievements within the construction industry. The awards recognise the quality and innovation of excellent buildings, outstanding companies, partnerships and individuals that go that extra mile.

Glyn has been rewarded for his exceptional contribution to construction, having worked at Jehu for 11 years, Glyn said: “The project went extremely well and is a credit to the efficient, motivated, experienced team. We focused on achieving the highest standard of quality and finish for the client and I am proud to receive this award.”

The Extra Care Home being built on behalf of Housing Association, Linc Cymru, picked up best Public Service Building, the development consisted of an Extra Care facility with 15 units, 25 apartments and 19, two and three bedroom houses.

Martin Workman, Construction Director at Jehu commented: “The Tondu Extra Care scheme is a great example of the quality and finish that can be achieved when everybody pulls together. Linc, our design and construction teams and our supply chain’s main focus was to deliver a fantastic product to meet our client’s expectations and we are very pleased to have delivered on this shared goal. Glyn and the team have now been entered into the regional finals and we wish them every success.”

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