Excel Structures News 

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October 2017 
Save the dates - come and see us at the Selfbuild & Design Show East in Peterborough next March. 
October 2017 
We had a great day at the Selfbuild Bootcamp on 14th October chatting to prospective self builders and renovators in between the highly focused workshops. Its great to see so many people engaged with the idea of building their own home. 
 
Our third lunchtime networking event saw colleagues from local contractors, house builders, architects and supply chain hear from StoraEnso and the South East Midlands Local Enterprise partnership. Our speakers gave short presentations about the features and benefits of Cross Laminated Timber building systems and how local business can assist schools in preparing young people for the world of work.  
September 2017 
Congratulations to Mr & Mrs M from Ely, Cambridgeshire who won a magnum of champagne in our Homebuilding & Renovating draw. 
 
We are delighted to be a Silver Sponsor for the Selfbuild Bootcamp on Saturday 14th October at Birmingham's NEC. As part of the UK Construction Week, this is a focused set of seminars provided directly to self builders and delivered by industry experts. We look forward to seeing you there. 
 
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July 2017 
Preparations are underway for the Homebuilding & Renovating Show at London Excel. We will be exhibiting on stand K161 with a range of panel sections, NorDan window and door examples plus the expertise of our Project Managers - come along and see us to discuss your project and see how we can assist. 
July 2017 
We are delighted to welcome Kevin Donovan to Excel Structures as Project Manager (Windows & Doors). Kevin has over 35 years experience in the design, procurement and installation of windows and doors. In recent years he has focused on high performance timber/aluminium composite products. With excellent attention to detail Kevin is responsible for delivering our NorDan window and doors projects whether a new build project or refurbishment of an existing building.  
Kevin Donovan - Project Manager
April 2017 
We are delighted to have been appointed to provide 14 premium apartments over three storeys in Surrey using our load bearing light gauge steel panelised offering. 
March 2017 
We were delighted at the level of attendance at our very first lunchtime networking event. Colleagues from a local developers, contractors, architects, funders and supply chain came together to here presentations from Paul Surin (Head of the Built Environment, Wienerberger) and Alan Budden (MD, Eco Design Consultants) who reviewed digital construction and PassivHaus development to date. Our next event is planned for June which will see speakers addressing health and safety updates and helping attendees to improve tender conversion rates.  
March 2017 
Enquiries are up, boosted by the amazing interest shown from visitors to our stand at the Self Build & Design Show in Peterborough. It is clear that more and more people are intent on building their own homes driven, undoubtedly, by the popularity of TV shows like Grand Designs, a desire to input into the design of their own home but also the UK Governments Custom Build initiative which will provide opportunities for many more prospective self builders.  
January 2017 
Its been a very busy start to the new year! We are delighted to have booked stands at the Self Build & Design Show in Peterborough 4th & 5th March 2017 (STAND G3/H3) and the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in London 22nd-24th September 2017 (STAND K161). At both events we will be showcasing our panel systems and a selection of NorDan windows and doors - HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE 
 
Homebuilding & Renovation
November 2016 
Our NorDan show area is now complete! Here you can get up close and personal with a range of high performing pre finished timber and alu-clad timber NorDan products including our main entrance door, passive standard tilt and turn window, the new triple glazed sliding patio door and examples of top swing fully reversible window - call for a viewing appointment! 
October 2016 
Excel Structures secures the contract to design, supply and install two blocks of flats in load bearing light gauge steel frame. The scheme in Sussex provides 14 apartments for rent over three floors. 
September 2016 
We are pleased to welcome Catherine Denton to Excel as Project Manager. Catherine takes responsibility for project delivery of structural packages including timber frame, light gauge steel and SIPS projects.  
March 2016 
EcoBuild Show - we will be attending on Tuesday March 8th to meet with prospective clients and supply chain partners 
 
March 2016 
Our Bedford showroom and new offices are taking shape and look forward to welcoming visitors at the end of April 
February 2016 
Excel Structures become approved re-seller of NorDan high performance timber and alu-clad timber windows and doors to private premium residential developers, self builders, custom builders and refurbishing householders across The Midlands, East Anglia, Home Counties and North London 
February 2016 
Excel Structures preferred delivery partner for 11 unit custom build site in Peterborough offering a range of package options from weather tight timber frame superstructure to full build project management service 
2015 
Excel undertake a number of projects across the south east including schemes in Surrey, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire 
2014 
Excel re-launch to provide a range of building packages for self builders, custom builders and small developer/contractors. options include water tight, air tight, foundation option and full build option.Click on this text to edit it. 
2012 
March 2012: Excel deliver range of off-site manufactured building systems and solutions. 
 
2011 
August 2011: Excel 100% Customer Satisfaction. Performance measurement is mighty important to us at Excel. We measure our performance across all areas of our business. This month we are delighted to announce our first 100% satisfaction rating across every aspect of our business - we are clearly doing things well. We will not stop there! We are constantly on the look out for ways to improve our service and product offering. 
 
August 2011: Well here we are back from our summer holidays. Over the summer we have made good progress with our scheme of 44 light steel frame apartments in south London and we are looking forward to completing that project soon. We have also completed a luxury timber frame self build house near Braintree (with factory fitted insulation to all external walls) and are about to commence a scheme of 4 timber frame homes for a private developer in Surrey. Looks like busy times ahead!! 
 
July 2011: Finally our brochure is available to download on line via our website (but you probably know that already)! 
 
January 2011: (Happy New Year!) Excel Insulated Concrete Formwork System available to customers. This is understood to be one of the only complete superstructure (walls, floor and roof) ICF packages available on the market. 
 
2010 
December 2010: 39 Flats in Light Steel Frame near completion. 
 
October 2010: First deliveries of load bearing light steel frame to South London Flats. 
 
October 2010: Excel attend trial construction of unique ICF product new to UK market. An ICF solution is hope to be available through Excel later this year. 
 
August 2010: Completion of pre-insulated timber frame structure for 6 houses in Cambridgeshire. 
 
July 2010: Excel appointed for prestigious light steel frame projects in London 
 
June 2010: Read editorial about Excel Structures in HA Magazine on line 'A Level Playing Field' (Page 4) 
 
May 2010: Excel appointed to provide for apartments at Hemel Hempstead social housing scheme. 
 
April 2010: Excel is appointed to provide a timber frame package for 6 social housing units near Cambridge. 
 
March 2010: Excel are consulted on several low carbon schemes including projects designed to achieve Code Level 4-6 and Passivhaus standards. Excels flexible approach provides the ability to consider a number of details and solutions to specifically suit the requirements of each scheme. 
 
February 2010: Excel in discussion with supply chain partners enabling us to deliver not only timber frame and SIPS solutions with Code for Sustainable Homes assessments but a fully closed timber frame panel system and a comprehensive light steel frame solution for medium rise buildings. Further details to follow shortly... 
 
January 2010: The snow is still coming down but Excels structures are still going up! Work continues on the first phase of social housing units in Hemel Hempstead. 
 
December 2009: Excel starts work on 9no two and three storey social housing units in Hemel Hempstead. Despite the very poor conditions good progress has been made and the final phase of the scheme is expected to complete mid January. 
 
November 2009: Excel wins social housing scheme in Hemel Hempstead to deliver 9no units on three separate garage sites being developed by a local Housing Association. The scheme will feature Code Level 3 design features including AirSeal detailing and renewable energy technology. Delivery to site will take place in December and January with units expected to be handed over to the HA 
 
2009 
December 2009: Excel starts work on 9no two and three storey social housing units in Hemel Hempstead. Despite the very poor conditions good progress has been made and the final phase of the scheme is expected to complete mid January. 
 
November 2009: Excel wins social housing scheme in Hemel Hempstead to deliver 9no units on three separate garage sites being developed by a local Housing Association. The scheme will feature Code Level 3 design features including AirSeal detailing and renewable energy technology. Delivery to site will take place in December and January with units expected to be handed over to the HA 
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