Project News

Project News

H A Marks Station Project featured in Railway Heritage Trust Report

A project completed by H A Marks at Bury St Edmunds Railway Station has received further recognition by being featured in the latest Annual Report by the Railway Heritage Trust.

The reports notes that the appearance of the station following the works 'is much improved as a result' and acknowledges H A Marks roles as both Designer and Contractor for the project.

ISO Accreditations

We are pleased to confirm that HA Marks has gained certification to the new ISO standards ISO 9001:2015 - Quality and ISO 14001:2015 - environmental, endorsing that its management systems, leadership and culture within the business are aligned to these ISO principals. As a company H A Marks continually works towards gaining relevant industry certifcations as part of ensuring our clients receive the highest professional service.

H A Marks Gains Full Qualified Supplier Certification with Achilles Services

H.A. Marks is pleased to have been audited by independent supply chain risk management organisation Achilles and has been certified as a Full Qualified Supplier in Construction services. This enables our clients to have confidence in our professional approach to the overall continuity and quality of construction and construction related disciplines.

The Awards keep coming for the Tara Theatre !

We were very pleased to have been involved in helping realise this creative community project. Even more so as it is now being recognised both in the UK and globally with a continually stream of accolades, the most recent of which includes winning in the 'Culture and Community' Category at the New London Architecture Awards as well as under the Culture category at the World Architecture Festival in Berlin!

H.A. Marks Appointed to Deliver further Council Housing

We are progressing Designs to deliver these new homes, in Balham, which will be built on a former garage site and will be offered to local people with a housing need at around half the open market rent. We are delighted to partner up with Wandsworth Council to deliver these works on a Design and Build basis and look forward to a start on site and Breaking Ground in the coming months.

IRIE! And connectingvibes*

We have been pleased to again support Connecting Vibes and IRIE Dance Theatre this year! Connectingvibes* is a creative Dance company which aims to give young artists performance opportunities at early stages of their careers. IRIE! dance theatre is Britain’s leading dance theatre company working in the field of African & Caribbean dance fusion.

HA Marks appointed design and build contractor on key Lottery funded project

As a well-established and much-loved provider of community services in Islington, the Highbury Roundhouse is a charitable trust who required a new building to bring together on one site the range of services they provide to the local community. Until 2013 the Roundhouse operated from a former bottle works building on the same site, but this was condemned and demolished with the group's activities being dispersed to several centres in the borough. The new centre will once again unite all the Highbury Roundhouses’ functions in one unique, new-build, multi-purpose building.

A Culinary Contribution by H A Marks to a very worth cause

Having been approached by a fund raiser for the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity on behalf of their friend, who is being treated at the famous hospital, we were happy to donate to a recent fund raising ball held in aid of the charity. H A Marks designed and one of our tradesmen crafted a unique and one off purpose made 'mud kitchen'. A mud kitchen is an outdoor station for young children between the ages of 1-8 years old to be creative and to promote exploratory play.

H A Marks wins contract to provide our of hours HelpDesk cover to TFL’s Commercial Property Portfolio

We are pleased to announce that TFL (Transport for London) have confirmed that they have awarded the contract to provide HELPDESK cover for out of hours and weekends to H A Marks Limited. The TFL commercial property portfolio stretches across London and H.A Marks will be providing 24/7 ongoing Emergency Call Out and Maintenance services via it’s Maintenance & Small Works Division.

H A Marks project shortlisted for a New London Architecture Award

Another project involving H A Marks has been shortlisted for an award, this time a New London Architecture Award. Arc House Lowlands Station Approach, Lowlands Road, Harrow, HA1 involved transforming a neglected parkland into a new cultural destination, featuring a new performance building with an outdoor stage and amphitheatre alongside play spaces, an orchard, new groves of trees and a terrace.

HA Marks awarded a place on the London Underground SWIP framework

We are pleased to have been awarded a place on the London Underground SWIP framework for civils projects. Initially running for five years, There is a possibility of this extending to 8 years if works are delivered successfully. We are proud of our in house capabilities and expertise and look forward to contributing to the SWIP team in further delivering on our specialisms within the rail environment.

H.A. Marks appointed as Principal Design & Build Contractor to build 5 Luxury Two Bedroom Flats in Weybridge

We are delighted to announce our appointment as Principal Design & Build Contractor to build 5 Luxury Two Bedroom Flats in Weybridge. The scheme has been carefully designed to be in keeping with the existing development. The scheme is due for completion later this year.

H.A. Marks commissioned to build new Tara Theatre

H.A. Marks are very pleased to announce our appointment by Tara Arts to Design & Build their new Theatre in Earlsfield, London. The landmark theatre is a home for intimate cross-cultural shows, transforming experiences of great theatre for audiences and artists. The New Tara Theatre will triple the number of public access spaces within the building, while retaining the intimacy of the existing Tardis-like space.

H.A. Marks selected by London Underground for stations modernisation plan

Following a major review by London Underground of their contracts procurement procedure, H.A. Marks are pleased to have been selected as one of the specialist contractors within a framework of 20 specialist rail contractors to be engaged by London Underground as part of their stations modernisation project.

As quoted in the Construction Enquirer, Programme director for stations, Miles Ashley, said: "Construction supply chains have become multi-tiered and fragmented, and it could be said that the industry has lost sight of the importance of craft skills in delivering efficiently."