February 2010

23/02/10 - Duke’s welcomed at care home opening

Chestnut Court, a £6 million dementia facility, which has taken two years to build by award winning contractor, Thomas Vale Construction has now been officially opened. Tony Hyde, Managing Director of Thomas Vale Construction commented: “We have thoroughly enjoyed working in partnership with The Orders of St Johns Care ...

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22/02/10 - Thomas Vale Bring New Aston House Back to Life

The new Customer Services Centre was previously a Neighbourhood Office and has been developed as part of the Customer First Business Transformation Programme. The new centre’s public floor space has also increased by three times the original size. Customer First is at the heart of Business Transformation for ...

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22/02/10 - Green heating scheme keeps tenant in the black

As part of a pilot scheme, Thomas Vale Construction sponsored the council and installed a ground source heat pump in place of the existing boiler in the home of Mr and Mrs Tamblin, from Yardley Wood, Birmingham at a cost of £15,000. This is the first time such experimental technology ...

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19/02/10 - Work starts on £2.0 million extension at Innage Grange

Philip Dunne MP said: “25% of the population of south Shropshire are aged over 65 and we have a huge challenge to find proper provision for care for the elderly, so we welcome the addition of 31 nursing beds at Innage Grange. It is with great credit to Coverage Care that they ...

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08/02/10 - Local Contractors Start Construction on £6.5m Health Centre

Paul Clarke, Director at Thomas Vale Construction comments: “As a local contractor, we at Thomas Vale are extremely proud to be part of the new Health Centre in Glebefields. The Thomas Vale Team will work closely with Sandwell LIFT to ensure the project will be to the highest standards ...

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04/02/10 - Oldbury’s new state-of-the-art £15m leisure, health and well-being centre is a step closer after two years of delays.

Project bosses are hoping that the integrated health and leisure centre will be open to the public in 2012. Midlands-based firm Thomas Vale Construction will build the facility which will include a sports hall, hydrotherapy pool, gym, weights area, dance studio, climbing wall and football pitches. Paul Clarke, Director at Thomas ...

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04/02/10 - Building work starts at Thorns Community Learning Village

Under the new proposals, Thorns Community College and Thorns Primary in Quarry Bank, Brierley Hill, will be welcoming Old Park to join their sites. A brand new and environmentally friendly school will be built for Old Park, creating a well-equipped learning village for all. It will open up opportunities and ...

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04/02/10 - West Midlands schools shortlisted for prestigious Civic Trust Awards

The shortlisted project is St Luke's CE Primary School, in Wolverhampton. St Luke’s CE primary school is an all timber, highly sustainable flagship project for Wolverhampton. It was designed by Architype and constructed by Thomas Vale Construction and is the first primary school in Britain to achieve a ...

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