Key PeopleThursday 20th September 2018
The key people involved in the business today are.
Chris Upton – Director.
Started work in 1987, trained as a Bricklayer but covered all aspects of general building.
Helping with the purchase of sites/liaising with Architect and Local Authority for planning and building regulation applications. Quantity surveying and project managing materials and Sub-Contractors. Also managing rental properties, looking after tenants and maintenance. Still gets hands dirty on site bricklaying, groundworks and internal works.
Louise (Office Admin).
Handles the day to day running of the Builders Office. Dealing with Sub-Contractors, ordering materials, book keeping. Also deals with Tenants and Letting Agents on the firms/family rental properties.
Started work with BD Upton Builders Ltd in 1977 labouring and soon began bricklaying. Now covers all aspects of general building including digger driving.
Helping Chris and Louise manage materials and Sub-Contractors and generally seeing the job right through.
Started work with BD Upton Builders Ltd 1994 as plasterer and general builder, then completed a bricklaying course (City & Guilds). Nick covers all aspects of the build.
Helping to order materials and manage Sub-Contractors and taking projects through to completion stages.
Began work in 1961 and still comes out of retirement for truck driving and organising materials.