News & Media

  • 25.9.2017
    Yesterday saw some of our London office take on the Ealing Half Marathon! With a few of the team having not put on their trainers for quite some time, this was an incredible challenge but all did well and......


    The London team complete the Ealing half marathon
  • 22.9.2017
    John Townsend celebrated 50 years working at Ridge and Partners today! To celebrate, the Oxford office hosted a BBQ where we were joined by familiar faces. With wonderful weather and company, a great afternoon was had by all. Ridge would......


    John Townsend celebrates 50 years working at Ridge!
  • 18.9.2017
    Ridge is pleased to be working with MODA Living on two multi-million pound schemes in Liverpool (The Lexington, Princes Dock) and Birmingham (Broad Street). The Lexington In the latest change to Liverpool’s image, the city is hoping to transform......


    Ridge works closely with MODA Living on multi-million pound schemes
  • 12.9.2017
    The Ministry of Defence, Foreign and Commonwealth Office and F1 teams including Renault and Red Bull have helped Ridge to expand and recent major government contracts include the Crown Commercial Service, Education Funding Agency and the Ministry of Defence.......


    Building a business on the back of billion pound projects
  • 03.9.2017
    Ridge was appointed to undertake detailed external inspections of each of the five main buildings and six ancillary buildings at Hursley Park, the UK headquarters for IBM. The original building is a Grade 2 listed mansion and the site......


    Ridge carries out detailed Inspections at Hursley Park, IBM Headquarters
  • 31.8.2017
    Changan UK R&D Centre is a world class automotive research centre. Established in 2010, rapid output of works has created a vision to produce a world class testing facility to aid their growth both in the UK and globally.......


    Work progresses well on the new Changan Research and Development Centre
  • 24.8.2017
    Ridge is working on the latest £80m private rented block of flats for the £5.5bn Liverpool Waters scheme. The Liverpool office is providing project management services alongside BIM consultancy services from our Birmingham office. Liverpool Waters is the city’s......


    Ridge appointed on £5.5bn Liverpool Waters Scheme
  • 12.8.2017
    Ridge was delighted to be involved in the redevelopment of Stonegrove Community Centre in North London by providing Project Management, Quantity Surveying and Employer Agent services. The £4.2 million building provides a modern community facility in Edgeware North London is home......


    Stonegrove Community Centre: A Building Study
  • 06.8.2017
    Ridge was pleased to provide Project Management and Employer Agent services as part of Wiltshire Council’s Health and Wellbeing programme in Melksham. The new skate park will provide skaters with a durable, modern facility that has been designed to......


    Ridge Works With Wiltshire Council’s Health on Wellbeing programme
  • 01.8.2017
    Ridge are delighted to be shortlisted as a 2017 Building Award Finalist in the category of Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the Year (Over 100 Staff). The Building Awards, now in their 23nd edition, are widely recognised as being among the sector’s most......


    Ridge shortlisted as Building Award Finalist in 2017 awards
  • 31.7.2017
    Newlon Housing Trust has commissioned Ridge to carry out a stock condition survey using the Integrator and Notus pocket surveying system to give them a totally mobile stock condition management system. Integrator provides housing associations with a configurable reporting......


    Newlon Housing Trust Commissions Ridge
  • 28.7.2017
    Following a major investment by Royal Berkshire Fire Authority (RBFA), blue light partners have begun operating under one roof for the first time in Royal Berkshire after the opening of Hungerford Community Fire Station. Ridge was involved in the......


    First of its Kind Community Tri-Service Station Opens in Royal Berkshire
  • 24.7.2017
    Ridge are pleased to have provided M&E Cost Management services to the new House of Fraser store opening in August 2017 at the new Rushden Lakes retail park. Shoppers will be tale to get their first look around the......


    Ridge Provides Services to House of Fraser at New Retail Park
  • 22.7.2017
    Some members of our Reading office enjoyed a team social event, taking part in It’s a Knockout! It’s a Knockout is a fun obstacle course where teams are required to use their coordination and timing skills, perfect for a......


    Ridge Reading Takes Part in It’s a Knockout!
  • 20.7.2017
    Members of the Ridge Oxford office went head to head with Dalcour McLaren yesterday evening in a friendly cricket match for the second year running. Team Daclour won the match after a game that was enjoyed by all! With......


    Ridge Team Takes on Dalcour in Cricket Friendly
  • 06.7.2017
    Ridge were pleased to nominate the University of Winchester due to their impressive willingness to go above and beyond to help their students, staff, supplier, community groups and more. Ridge has worked with the University for a number of......


    Ridge nominee wins Client of the Year at Constructing Excellence Awards 2017
  • 01.7.2017
    Ridge attended the McDonald’s Annual Supplier Conference, where Consultants, Suppliers and Contractors reviewed the past year and discussed plans for the next 12 months. Ridge were delighted to receive the 2016/17 Supplier of the year award, having been involved......


    McDonalds Award Ridge 2016/17 Consultant of the Year Award!
  • 12.6.2017
    Ridge and Partners LLP (Ridge) announces success on being appointed to the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) – Project Management & Full Design Team Services (PMFDTS) framework. The overall value of this 4 year framework agreement is expected to exceed......


    Ridge wins major Government framework for the CCS
  • 26.5.2017
    Ridge are working with Fairfield Residential Home on a new purpose built facility for the elderly. This project is a new development being constructed within the grounds of the existing facility, a large Victorian house, which has been extended......


    Ridge provides services on new residential scheme
  • 24.5.2017
    Success for Ridge project as one of Europe’s largest Passivhaus affordable housing schemes, Heathcott Road in Leicester, has won an RICS East Midlands Award. Ridge were pleased to provide Cost Manager and Employer’s Agent services on this scheme. Heathcott......


    Passivhaus Scheme wins RICS East Midlands Award
  • 19.5.2017
    iCentrum, the new 44,000 sq ft digital innovation centre delivers flexible working space, auditorium, break-out space and individual business units. At the forefront of ICT-enabled collaborative environments, the project is designed to attract and retain the digital entrepreneurs of......


    Ridge project wins Regeneration award at RICS West Midlands Awards
  • 17.5.2017
    Ancora House, at The Countess of Chester Hospital won two prestigious awards at last nights Design in Mental Health Network Awards winning Service User Management and Project of the Year. The Countess of Chester is a 600-bed single-site hospital......


    Success for Ridge project at Design in Mental Health Network Awards
  • 12.5.2017
    We are delighted to announce that The Cove Macmillan Cancer Support Centre has gained a highly commended accreditation under the  RICS South East award under the Community Benefit category. In partnership with the Royal Cornwall Hospital NHS Trust, Macmillan......


    Client accredited with Highly Commended mention at the RICS South Awards under Community Benefit
  • 02.5.2017
    Come and join Team Ridge for a Charity Quiz evening taking place on 15th June. This event promises to be an evening of fun and entertainment, all in aid of raising valuable funds for Alzheimer’s Society. The event takes......


    Join us for a Charity Quiz Night!
  • 22.4.2017
    Earlier this month some members of our Bristol team attended the 2017 Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards. An influential line-up of industry leading figures  presented the UK’s finest construction sites with either Bronze, Silver or Gold Awards. One Gold Award......


    Bristol QS team attend Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards
  • 06.4.2017
    Ridge Traffic & Transport together with the Civils and QS teams have been appointed to support BDP Architects (Bristol) in providing a Masterplan for Poole Town Centre North, Dorset. Poole Borough Council, through their development agents Deloittes LLP, are......


    Ridge appointed to support masterplan regeneration for Poole Town Centre
  • 21.3.2017
    As girls’ football continues to flourish at The Henry Beaufort School this year, we are extremely proud to be sponsoring the teams’ new football kit. Steve Cross, Partner at Ridge said, “As a successful local property and construction consultancy......


    Ridge sponsor The Henry Beaufort Girls Football team
  • 16.3.2017
    We are delighted to have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Construction News Awards 2017 under the ‘Construction Consultancy of the Year’ category. This year the Construction News Awards are celebrating their 21 years of celebrating the very......


    Ridge finalist in Construction News Awards 2017
  • 14.3.2017
    Ridge are delighted to see the Welbeck Abbey, Portland Collection Gallery shortlisted for for an RICS award under four categories. Welbeck is a working estate and contains a Grade 2 listed registered historic park and at its heart lies......


    The Portland Collection at Welbeck Abbey shortlisted for RICS award
  • 12.3.2017
    We have been named ‘Charity of the Year Partnership 2016/17’ by Trinity Winchester after raising over £7,700 for them during our #Challenge70 campaign during 2016. In Janaury 2016 we set ourselves the target of raising £70,000 for charity across......


    Ridge named ‘Charity of the Year Partnership 2016/17’ by Trinity Winchester
  • 07.3.2017
    At the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) Annual Conference (2 March 2017), over 200 delegates, including Ken Dudley as Lead of the Ridge and Partners LLP Traffic and Transportation team, heard how leading organisations are responding to......


    Leading industry figures reveal how the UK’s transportation challenge can be met
  • 27.2.2017
    Fantastic news for The Cove Macmillan Cancer Support & Information Centre at Royal Cornwall Hospital which has been shortlisted for this year’s RICS Building Awards. This beautifully designed building includes some outstanding craftsmanship and has been welcoming cancer patients,......


    The Cove, Macmillan Cancer Support Centre Shortlisted for RICS Award
  • 14.2.2017
    Are you a Landlord of a Private Rented Domestic or Non Domestic Property – Are you ready for 1 April 2018? The Energy (Private Rented Properties) Regulations 2015 prohibits the renewal or letting of new leases on Private Rented......


    Energy efficiency (private rented) regulations – are you ready for 2018?
  • 06.2.2017
    The Ridge team are commitment to bringing an enhanced capability to the T&T offering is reinforced by the recent appointment of Bidur Rajbhandari PhD, MSc (Hons), BE (Distinction). Bidur joins the team as a Senior Transport Planner from the......


    Ridge Expand Traffic & Transport Capability
  • 05.2.2017
    Our Liverpool team have worked on a major fit-out of ‘The Laundrette’, a new high-end restaurant based within a commercial unit in Manchester. The Laundrette brand was launched following the success of the original ‘The Laundrette Chorlton’. The scheme......


    Ridge Liverpool office works on major restaurant fit-out
  • 01.2.2017
    We are pleased to announce that a multi-discipline project we have worked on in the heart of Manchester has been shortlisted for a BCO Award. The BCO Awards ‘British Council for Offices’ provides public recognition for top quality design......


    Ridge Multi-Discipline Project Shortlisted for BCO Award
  • 25.1.2017
    Our Traffic and Transport (T&T) Team based in Winchester has been working closely with  Family Mosaic, a large London based Housing Association, to produce a Travel Plan and provide Travel Plan Co-ordinator services for one of its new residential......


    Traffic & Transport Team Works Closely with Housing Association
  • 16.1.2017
    We are delighted to have appointed two new Equity Partners within the business, Richard Thorpe and Mark Richards. Richard, who joined the practice in 2000 has extensive project management and lead consultant experience in construction and property management, particularly......


    Ridge promotes two staff to Equity Partner
  • 13.1.2017
    The Academy Selsey School, located in Chichester was unfortunately destroyed by fire in Summer 2016. Ridge are working closely with Selsey Academy, where we were appointed to design and manage the replacement school that incorporates additional junior accommodation to......


    Ridge appointed to design & manage replacement Selsey Academy
  • 07.12.2016
    We are pleased to announce that we have now acquired PH Warr, a leading provider of Property & Construction Surveying services for a range of private and public sector clients. Based in London, Southampton and Bournemouth, PH Warr boosts......


    Ridge strengthens London and South presence with the acquisition of PH Warr
  • 07.12.2016
    This week, we spoke to Ken Dudley who leads our Traffic & Transport (T&T) team. We asked Ken a series of questions about our T&T services. Read our Q&A session below. Q: Do Ridge cover Traffic & Transport? A:......


    Traffic & Transport Q&A with Ken Dudley
  • 02.12.2016
    We are delighted to announce to appointment of two new partners. Lucy Osborne joins Ridge as a partner in the Manchester office and Lee Reynolds joins as a partner in Birmingham. The pair bolster our legal support services. Lucy who......


    Ridge Welcomes Two New Partners in Legal Support
  • 28.11.2016
    We provided Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering and Building Services Engineering services to McKay Securities in a design and build style project. Prospero is an office development in the centre of Redhill. The building has four large office floors, with roof......


    Ridge Delivers Multi-Discipline Services at Prospero, Redhill
  • 25.11.2016
    We are working closely with McDonald’s, having delivered 80 projects this year and we are delighted to announce that we have a further confirmed 95 projects scheduled for 2017! Over the 4 year period we have been working with......


    Confirmed 95 Projects for McDonalds in 2017
  • 24.11.2016
    The Ridge annual B2B social networking reception was attended by over 200 industry individuals last night. Held at the stunning Royal Automobile Club (RAC) clients, supplies and friends of Ridge were invited along to celebrate. With an Alfa Romeo......


    Ridge Annual Reception at the RAC
  • 21.11.2016
    We are delighted that The Midland Metro Birmingham City Center Extension has a second award, this one being the West Midlands Insider Property Award for project of the year! Craig Richards and Chris Haworth accepted the award along with......


    Birmingham Midland Metro Project Wins Second Award!
  • 16.11.2016
    We are absolutely delighted to announce that we have smashed our target of raising £70,000 for charity to celebrate our 70th year in business. In a business-wide effort to raise funds, our staff members have cycled, walked, run baked......


    Ridge to raise £100,000 for charity!
  • 11.11.2016
    This week Andrew and Brent run through our continued support part of our BIM offer: Stage 4: Operational Management provides our clients with continuous support and innovation in the use of an Information Model while identifying future savings potential......


    BIM Consultancy, Stage 4 – Operational Management
  • 09.11.2016
    Ridge has been appointed as Project Manager, Employer’s Agent and Cost Manager on a new community hub in Foxhill, Bath. The community hub comprises a one-form-entry primary school, 70-place nursery and a 3-storey community building together with public realm......


    Ridge Appointed on New Community Hub in Mulberry Park, Bath
  • 07.11.2016
    We are delighted to have won the Corporate Newcomer Award at the Naomi House and Jacksplace Awards 2016. We have been working closely with this charity over the course of our Challenge70 campaign this year, with us holding events such as our......


    Ridge Wins Award at Naomi House & Jacksplace Awards 2016
  • 02.11.2016
    This week Andrew & Brent run through our BIM project delivery offer, acting on our clients behalf, whether that be an owner or contractor to manage the project team to ensure the stage 2 strategic objectives are met. We......


    BIM Consultancy, Stage 3 – Project Implementation
  • 18.10.2016
    Ridge undertook the role of Project Manager and Site Supervisor on the development of the Innovation Birmingham Campus Phase 1 – iCentrum and Phase 2 – The Universities Centre. The most recent completion, the Universities Centre emphasises creating a......


    Ridge Complete Phase 1 & 2 Services at Innovation Birmingham Campus
  • 10.10.2016
    Ridge have been commissioned by Debenhams for Cost and Project Management services on the next phase of the LED Lighting retrofit programme to several stores within their nationwide estate. This commission follows hot on the heels of previous successful......


    Ridge Commissioned for Cost & Project Management Services in LED Lighting Retrofit Installation
  • 05.10.2016
    To celebrate the significant milestone of 70 years since Harold John Ridge opened our first office in Oxford back in 1946, we launched a 12 month charity challenge in January to raise £70,000 for both local and national charities.......


    Ridge surpasses £70,000 target in Challenge70 campaign
  • 12.9.2016
    Plans are now in for the first phase of Future Garrington, a £100M mixed-use scheme to regenerate one of the largest freehold sites based in the North West. Ridge are pleased to be providing Quantity Surveyor and Project Management......


    Plans in for £100M Future Carrington Scheme in North West
  • 05.9.2016
    The Traffic and Transportation team within Ridge continue to actively seek to expand their offer to both internal and external clients. Ridge provide a range of transport planning and engineering advice and services ranging in scope from master-planning and......


    Traffic & Transportation Team Continues to Grow at Ridge
  • 25.8.2016
    At Ridge, we believe the key to our success is our employees. We are always looking to attract and retain the best people within our industry whilst maintaining a focus on cultivating and sustaining a diverse working environment and......


    Are you looking for a Career with Ridge and Partners?
  • 23.8.2016
    Work continues to progress well at a second site where we are working with Milton Park (Jubilee Avenue). We are delighted to continue to work with MEPC, providing Cost Management, Employer’s Agent and Quality Monitoring on the project....


    Work Progressing Well at Milton Park, Jubilee Avenue
  • 19.8.2016
    This week, Andrew and Brent run through our BIM Strategic Consulting offer, which will not only develop a scope of services for clients, service professionals and contractors but will also offer evaluation of supply chain capabilities, assist with the......


    BIM Consultancy, Stage 2 – Strategic Definition
  • 16.8.2016
    In July, Mat Kier, a Technician from based in our Winchester office, took on the Mongolian Rally Challenge along with 2 friends. This is a 15,000km road trip starting in Brussels and ending in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia.......


    Mat Kier & Team Complete Mongol Rally in Aid of Challenge70
  • 15.8.2016
    Over the next 4 weeks, Andrew & Brent will be explaining each of the four stages in our BIM Consultancy and how our clients can gain value from the model. This post will focus on stage 1 which is......


    BIM Consulting, Stage 1 – Derive Understanding
  • 11.8.2016
    Work is progressing well on site at Milton Park, (MEPC Thamesview) Plot A & B Park Drive Central, where we are providing Cost Management, Quality Monitoring, Employers Agent and Structural Engineering services. Milton Park is home to 9,000 people......


    Work Progresses at MEPC Thamesview (Milton Park)
  • Building Awards Finalist 2016 Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the year
    09.8.2016
    We are pleased to be shortlisted as a 2016 Building Award Finalist in the category of Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the Year (Over 100 Staff). The Building Awards, now in their 22nd edition, are widely recognised as being among the......


    Ridge Shortlisted as Building Awards 2016 Finalist
    Building Awards Finalist 2016 Construction Consultant/Surveyor of the year
  • 04.8.2016
    The Ridge BIM function has the vision of being the leading UK provider of BIM consultancy services. We will achieve this aspiration by focusing on forming strategic relationships with our clients that work to understand their challenges and needs,......


    BIM Consultancy, What is it?
  • 21.7.2016
    Ridge were approached by Merton College to carry out refurbishment works on their Grade II Listed Sports Pavilion in Central Oxford. Designed and built in the late 1970’s by Michael Dixey, the Pavilion was widely publicised as an exemplary......


    Ridge Working with Merton College on Sports Pavilion Refurbishment
  • 19.7.2016
    Pembroke College is one of the constituent Colleges of the University of Oxford and was established in 1642. The original Porter’s Lodge was constructed back in 1694 as part of the Gate-Tower, the exterior of which was then later......


    Ridge Works With Pembroke College on Porter’s Lodge Refurbishment
  • 12.7.2016
    Ridge and Partners LLP are pleased to announce a new service offering, BIM Management. This is a new proposition which will be offered alongside our other multi-disciplinary services. We have two Associates who will be leading this new venture,......


    Ridge Introduces New BIM Management Service Offering
  • 05.7.2016
    Siobhan Baverstock from our Reading office took place in the Around The Island Race’ as part of our Challenge70 efforts this year where we are aiming to raise £70,000 for charity in our 70th year of business.  Siobhan recounts......


    Ridge Employee Takes on ‘Around the Island’ Race as part of Challenge70
  • Mark Astbury - Partners - Ridge & Partners LLP
    18.6.2016
    Mark Astbury – Partner at Ridge & Partners LLP, speaking with The National Housing Forum. I joined Ridge and Partners in 2002 from the commercial sector at the height of the housing stock options appraisal process. At that time,......


    Unlocking the full potential of your asset portfolio – NHMF Bulletin 2016
    Mark Astbury - Partners - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • 30.5.2016
    Work is progressing well on the large-scale internal refurbishment of Salisbury Fire Station which will provide new open plan office areas, meeting room accommodation and unisex shower rooms on the ground floor. This project will also look to reconfigure......


    Ridge involved in internal refurbishment of Salisbury Fire Station
  • 19.5.2016
    We are pleased to be involved in providing CDM Principal Designer Services working with the Principal Contractor, Geoffery Osborne, on the New Chamberlain Halls of Residence located at Southampton University. The site is located at an existing Southampton University......


    Work progresses on Southampton Universities new Halls of Residence
  • 16.5.2016
    The Hopkins Building located in Winchester is a new teaching block that has been built on the campus of Peter Symonds College. The building has been completed and was recently opened by the Earl of Wessex. We were pleased......


    The Hopkins Building, Winchester opened by Earl of Wessex upon completion
  • 04.5.2016
    Birmingham has a 20-year vision for the continuing transformation of the city into a world-class urban centre. Ridge, working closely with Centro, is managing an extension to the city’s tram system, a critical part of the Plan. Birmingham is......


    Birmingham improves city connectivity with tram extension
  • CRE8 Management Ltd
    12.10.2015
    Ridge & Partners LLP, has acquired CRE8 Management Ltd, a project management-led practice serving property and infrastructure clients. Based in Manchester, CRE8 boosts the presence that Ridge has in the north west of England through its existing Liverpool office......


    Ridge acquires CRE8 Management
    CRE8 Management Ltd
  • BAFE registration
    02.10.2015
    As a BAFE SP205 certified company, Ridge has an expert team providing quality Fire Risk Assessments, Training and Fire Engineering advice for a number of clients across all market sectors nationwide. Among others, Ridge currently provides fire safety services......


    Ridge is a BAFE SP205 certified company
    BAFE registration
  • 13.8.2015
    Ridge & Partners relationship with contractors and suppliers within the market helped quickly secure the necessary resources to help achieve a nearly impossible target to have the sports hall and changing village operational before the start of the new......


    Appointed by Magdalen College School to provide professional services for repairs following a devastating fire in June.
  • 07.8.2015
    This month Ridge staff members have achieved sporting glory, won recognition for hard work and pulled a truly hair-raising stunt to raise money for charity. Mark Astbury in the Reading office led a team that bravely took on the JLL......


    Activities and achievements in July!
  • 06.8.2015
    We welcome Matt Summerill and Richard Hatfield to the Birmingham office. Matt started at Ridge in June as an associate, joining from Turner & Townsend to head up our project management team in the region. Matt has delivered commissions......


    Birmingham: Associates appointed
  • City Farm
    06.8.2015
    Ridge has been appointed by St. Werburghs City Farm to provide Cost Management, Project Management, Building Services Design and Principal Designer services for the new build of the Connections Centre at St Werburghs City Farm. The new accommodation will......


    New teaching space for St. Werburghs City Farm
    City Farm
  • EE
    31.7.2015
    Ridge is delighted to have been appointed as Project Managers and Health & Safety Advisors for EE’s Feel Connected store programme which will see the modernising of stores across the UK. EE’s Feel Connected design builds on the success......


    EE’s Feel Connected Store Programme
    EE
  • 29.7.2015
    We had a fantastic day at the benefit match for Hampshire player Jimmy Adams. Torrential rain stopped play but spirits weren’t dampened in the marquee where the guests enjoyed a roast beef lunch, an auction and chat session with......


    The benefit match for Hampshire cricketer Jimmy Adams.
  • Investors-in-Eduation-Awards
    15.7.2015
    Last week representatives from Ridge attended the Investors in Education Awards ceremony at Blenheim Palace. This award is presented annually by the Oxfordshire Business Education Alliance to companies that have made a considerable contribution to the education of young......


    Investors in Education Award
    Investors-in-Eduation-Awards
  • 24.6.2015
    This month Ridge says goodbye to long-standing Senior Partner Phil Jones, who is retiring. A real industry veteran, Phil joined Ridge as graduate quantity surveyor back in 1978. Having led Ridge for some 17 years, Phil has overseen the......


    Industry veteran retires
  • Forestry Commision
    24.6.2015
    During 2014 Ridge was instructed by the Forestry Commission to provide professional services to construct their new WC Block at Salcey Forest, near Northampton. The scope included demolition of the existing facilities and design of a new larger WC......


    Work has been completed on a sustainable and attractive build for the Forestry Commission
    Forestry Commision
  • Mary-Rose-Trust
    29.5.2015
    The Heritage Lottery Fund has agreed with the Mary Rose Trust to appoint Ridge and Partners LLP, the multi-discipline property and construction consultancy, on a crucial project. Ridge is the employer’s agent on the final phase of works to......


    Mary Rose Trust appoints Ridge
    Mary-Rose-Trust
  • 27.5.2015
    Ridge acquired Upton McGougan over a year ago now, during this time there has been some vast changes including the addition of four new teams; Geo Environmental, Traffic and Transportation, Project Management and Cost Management. Over the next few......


    The Winchester office has acquired four new teams  over the last 12 months.
  • Zhejiang-China-image-small
    26.5.2015
    Ridge & Partners LLP, the multi-discipline property and construction consultancy, has opened it’s first overseas office, in Shanghai, China. This follows the practice winning projects in China, including the Zhejiang Circuit, a luxury, multi-use motorsport destination in the city......


    Ridge & Partners opens China office
    Zhejiang-China-image-small
  • Rebecca Weir1
    26.5.2015
    Ridge has appointed Rebecca Weir as senior Health & Safety Consultant. Based in our London office, Rebecca will lead Health & Safety for Ridge in the capital. Rebecca joins from MLM and was previously a senior Consultant with EC......


    Rebecca Weir to head Health & Safety in London for Ridge
    Rebecca Weir1
  • Redhill
    22.5.2015
    Following the successful completion of the initial Lombard House demolition phase, a main contractor, Longcross Construction, has now been appointed. They will now progress the construction of the phased main scheme, commencing on the 15th of June 2015. Ridge......


    Demolition work has been completed on Sainsbury’s Supermarkets mixed-use store development
    Redhill
  • Martin-E
    19.5.2015
    The revised 2015 Construction (Design and Management) Regulations have now been in force for just over a month. Whilst the industry is still adjusting to the new regulations, there is still a lot of uncertainty amongst industry professionals around......


    CDM Regulation changes 2015 – One month in
    Martin-E
  • Simon-Lichfield
    18.5.2015
    Ridge is delighted to welcome Simon as a partner in the practice. He will provide property developers and investors with critical advice to inform their buying decisions, including insight into technical issues and costs for remedial strategies. A chartered......


    Ridge recruits head of Technical Due Diligence
    Simon-Lichfield
  • Marathon
    15.5.2015
    Well done to Grant Davidson, Martin Clark and Ben Haynes for completing the London Marathon. They raised money for three great charities, Prostate Cancer UK, Cerebral Palsy Sport and VICTA Children. Martin finished in 3h 44m and Ben’s time......


    The London Marathon
    Marathon
  • UoP_Business_Simulation_Suite--Reading
    07.5.2015
    This project for the University of Portsmouth involves the refurbishment and remodelling of an existing internal space to create a new ‘business simulation suite’ for the Portsmouth Business School. The project will include a reception area, boardroom, lecture space,......


    The University of Portsmouth will create a business simulation suite.
    UoP_Business_Simulation_Suite--Reading
  • UCLH
    17.4.2015
    Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has unveiled plans for a new Proton Beam Therapy (PBT) Centre at University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH). The new centre will offer highly specialist treatment that has not been available in the......


    Ridge involved in innovative Proton Beam Therapy Centre
    UCLH
  • 08.4.2015
    The Leicester team has been shortlisted in the RICS East Midlands Awards in the following categories: Building Conservation, Regeneration and Residential. The project that has been shortlisted for all three awards is 37 Canal Street. The former Shoe Factory building has......


    Finalists in the RICS East Midlands Awards
  • Planetarium
    08.4.2015
    The science centre At-Bristol has appointed Ridge to help build the UK’s first 3D planetarium. Ridge also assisted in securing funding for this innovative project from the government and Bristol City Council. The work is scheduled to be completed......


    Ridge appointed to build the UK’s first Planetarium
    Planetarium
  • 07.4.2015
    Ridge is always keen to go the extra mile for clients but a recent left-field request from Southampton Airport required us to get seriously creative. The airport, a client of our Winchester office, has teamed up with Marwell Zoo......


    Southampton Airport April Fools’ Day Fun
  • Old Stocks
    07.4.2015
    The Birmingham team worked with interior designer Jordan Littler to fully refurbish a 17th century coaching inn located in the heart of the Cotswolds in Stow-on-the-Wold. The Old Stocks Inn has been transformed into a luxurious boutique hotel, comprising......


    Old Stocks Inn transforms into luxurious boutique hotel
    Old Stocks
  • 01.4.2015
    ‘Asbestos’ can be a scary word. Combined with words like ‘school’ it can be a very emotive subject, which is all the more reason for ensuring that asbestos is managed properly. This doesn’t just apply to schools; it applies......


    Asbestos Management – The Pitfalls
  • marthon
    27.3.2015
    Amid the spring sunshine two Ridge teams took part in the Reading Half Marathon Corporate Challenge. The Corporate Challenge required the teams to each have at least two members running the route of the Vitality Reading Half Marathon (13.1......


    Team Ridge – Winners of the Corporate Challenge at the Reading Half Marathon
    marthon
  • 23.3.2015
    Following extensive consultation, the HSE have released their final draft proposals for the revisions to the CDM Regulations in 2015. This is the most significant change to construction health and safety legislation since 2007 and there are some major......


    The CDM Regulations are changing – we can help!
  • Hampton Court Palace
    12.3.2015
    Hampton Court Palace is enriched by its impressive 500 year history. Originally the first real tennis court was built at Hampton Court Palace between 1526 and 1529 for Cardinal Wosley and has subsequently been enjoyed by; Henry VII, Charles......


    Ridge is thrilled to have been appointed as Cost Managers for structural alterations and the historic conservation of the Real Tennis Court at Hampton Court Palace.
    Hampton Court Palace
  • Jonathan-Poole-was-the-proud-recipient-in-December-of-West-Berkshire-District-Councils-Volunteer-of-the-Year-award-for-2014
    12.2.2015
    Not content with running with the Olympic torch in 2012, Jonathan Poole an Associate in the Ridge Reading office, was the proud recipient in December of West Berkshire District Councils “Volunteer of the Year” award for 2014. This award......


    An Accolade for Reading Project Manager
    Jonathan-Poole-was-the-proud-recipient-in-December-of-West-Berkshire-District-Councils-Volunteer-of-the-Year-award-for-2014
  • Housing-Innovation-Award.-Innovative-Housing-Consultant
    11.2.2015
    Ridge is delighted to have been shortlisted as finalists in this year’s Housing Innovation Awards for the Most Innovative Housing Consultant category. The awards are now in their fourth year and celebrate examples of pioneering, innovative, original schemes and services.......


    The Housing Innovation Awards 2015
    Housing-Innovation-Award.-Innovative-Housing-Consultant
  • Autodesk
    19.12.2014
    Brent Rees is BIM Coordinator for Ridge; he recently attended an industry-leading, design and technology conference at the Mandalay Bay hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. As everyone started opening the first doors of their advent calendars earlier this month,......


    Autodesk University: Back to the Future?
    Autodesk
  • The evening is proving a great success, thanks to Edge Design our brand new website is live, go check it out
    01.12.2014
    November was a busy month for Ridge. We attended numerous events and won a string of new projects. Our busiest day was probably the 26th, when we attended the Academies show and the Homes Exhibition, as well as hosting......


    A brand new Ridge!
    The evening is proving a great success, thanks to Edge Design our brand new website is live, go check it out
  • A Very Pink Friday - News - Ridge & Partners LLP
    20.11.2014
    With October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Ridge Bristol, Oxford and Reading offices decided to take part in ‘The Pink Friday’ Campaign supporting the charity ‘Breast Cancer Care’. Starting on October 24th our Oxford office was the first......


    A Very Pink Friday
    A Very Pink Friday - News - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The Best Of British - Sir Ranulph Fiennes - Ridge & Partners LLP
    07.10.2014
    September 22nd saw Ridge, Critchleys LLP and Blake Morgan LLP join together to create another evenings celebration of the ‘Best of British’ at St Anne’s College, Oxford. 141 attendees including Ridge hosts were at the evening event. The night......


    The Best Of British –  Sir Ranulph Fiennes
    The Best Of British - Sir Ranulph Fiennes - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The Ridge Cycling Sportive - Ridge & Partners LLP
    12.9.2014
    Friday September 12th saw the inaugural Ridge cycling Sportive take place with a number of  groups setting off from Henley on Thames and taking in the challenges of the Chilterns. Over 50 cyclists attended and were split between off......


    The Ridge Cycling Sportive
    The Ridge Cycling Sportive - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The View From The Pavillion - Ridge & Partners LLP
    08.9.2014
    Ian Bryan is a Cost Manager in the Ridge Oxford office, his cricket team, Great and Little Tew were lucky enough to play in the finals at Lords on Sunday September 7th, have a read of his account on......


    The View From The Pavillion
    The View From The Pavillion - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Surveying at Ridge - Ridge & Partners LLP
    03.8.2014
    As the summer months are upon us, our August update is all about Surveying. Building and Quantity Surveying are two main core disciplines of our business. Ridge has a long established, deep breath of experience, across a wide range......


    Surveying at Ridge
    Surveying at Ridge - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Ridge wins Boots award for Innovation - Ridge & Partners LLP
    14.7.2014
    Boots, the UK pharmacy company, has recognised Ridge with an award. In the Boots annual StoreCare awards for its facilities management suppliers, which number over one hundred companies, Ridge won the Innovation Award. Ridge provides technical project management and......


    Ridge wins Boots award for Innovation
    Ridge wins Boots award for Innovation - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Liverpool enters The World Cup Challenge - Ridge & Partners LLP
    11.7.2014
    The World Cup seems like a distant memory, but during June and July our Liverpool office entered their very own World Cup Challenge. Craig Griffiths and Jack Walker, both Senior Chartered Quantity Surveyors from the Ridge Liverpool office were......


    Liverpool enters The World Cup Challenge
    Liverpool enters The World Cup Challenge - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • 520 miles with 4 Ex Royal Engineers - Ridge & Partners LLP
    06.7.2014
    Daren Talbot; Partner and Project Manager based in the Ridge Bristol office, has recently completed a 520 mile bike ride from Chatham to Hameln. Along with three other Ex Royal Engineers they set to ride across Europe in 5......


    520 miles with 4 Ex  Royal Engineers
    520 miles with 4 Ex Royal Engineers - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • July Construction Update - Ridge & Partners LLP
    03.7.2014
    During July; across all Ridge Social Media Channels, we shall be looking over Ridge projects that are construction based. Construction as a whole is one of the main words and disciplines used to describe Ridge, the business is known......


    July Construction Update
    July Construction Update - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The Building Simulation & Optimization 2014 - Ridge & Partners LLP
    17.6.2014
    On 6-7th June, the Building Simulation & Optimization 2014 (BSO14) was held at UCL, London. Konstantinos Pyrintsos, Building Physics Engineer for Ridge & Partners in the Bristol office, was one of the presenting authors. He presented a paper based......


    The Building Simulation & Optimization 2014
    The Building Simulation & Optimization 2014 - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • June Update with Healthcare - Ridge & Partners LLP
    15.6.2014
    With summer fast on the approach, our June update brings you with news of our healthcare sector. Over the years Ridge has built up a huge portfolio of work within healthcare; ranging from providing trusts, health authorities and private......


    June Update with Healthcare
    June Update with Healthcare - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Team Ridge Vs The Construction Cup - Ridge & Partners LLP
    08.6.2014
    Saturday June 7th saw Ridge Team members; Callum Garrison, Max Stephenson, Jack Rowe, John Bird, Mark Vallely, Felipe Castro and Nick Burree enter the Oxford Construction Cup. The Construction Cup is a five-a-side football tournament that brings together all......


    Team Ridge Vs The Construction Cup
    Team Ridge Vs The Construction Cup - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The BIMdustrial Revolution - Ridge & Partners LLP
    06.6.2014
    Spend thirty seconds on Google in 2014 to look up the definition of BIM, and you will soon find yourself trawling through a long and varied list of construction companies, organisations and bodies each with their own slightly differing......


    The BIMdustrial Revolution
    The BIMdustrial Revolution - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The Life of a Quantity Surveyor - Ridge & Partners LLP
    03.6.2014
    Starting a new job can be scary, especially when you are new to a role and are thrown in at the deep end, but George Swann, Oxford’s newest Quantity Surveyor is keeping a diary of the life of a......


    The Life of a Quantity Surveyor
    The Life of a Quantity Surveyor - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Ridge Retail Month - Ridge & Partners LLP
    29.5.2014
    As the start of May draws in a new month, our attention on Social Media draws towards Retail. Over the next month we will highlight over projects that Ridge has worked on in the Retail Sector as well as......


    Ridge Retail Month
    Ridge Retail Month - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • RICS Small Business Forum - Ridge & Partners LLP
    05.5.2014
    On May 15th a seminar and networking event for small businesses was held at our Oxford Cowyards offices. The event was created to help promote small businesses affiliated to the RICS. David Walker, Partner at Ridge opened up the......


    RICS Small Business Forum
    RICS Small Business Forum - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Ridge Appoints Property Consultancy Partner - Ridge & Partners LLP
    01.5.2014
    Mark joins from GVA, where he undertook property development and project management, specialising in distressed property development cases. More recently his role also involved providing strategic advice to lenders for new build commercial and residential schemes. At Ridge, Mark......


    Ridge Appoints Property Consultancy Partner
    Ridge Appoints Property Consultancy Partner - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • A Nursing Home with a Difference - Ridge & Partners LLP
    28.4.2014
    With dementia care becoming more common across the media and sadly a piece of people’s everyday lives, Stanfield Nursing Home, located in Worcester is expanding its dementia care to become more dementia friendly, and provide the ever growing need......


    A Nursing Home with a Difference
    A Nursing Home with a Difference - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • RICS Matrics annual New Members Reception - Ridge & Partners LLP
    10.4.2014
    The Oxfordshire branch of the RICS Matrics annual New Members Reception had a fantastic attendance for their inaugural event. Held in the centre of Oxford at All Bar One, a vast array of young surveyors took the opportunity to......


    RICS Matrics annual New Members Reception
    RICS Matrics annual New Members Reception - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Constructing Excellence 2014 Bristol Club Conference - Ridge & Partners LLP
    10.4.2014
    On April 10th Ridge was proud to sponsor the annual Constructing Excellence 2014 Bristol Club Conference, held at the Watershed in Bristol. Both keynote speakers gave very inspiring talks, The Governments Chief Construction Advisor; Peter Hansford explained the government’s......


    Constructing Excellence 2014 Bristol Club Conference
    Constructing Excellence 2014 Bristol Club Conference - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Ridge Acquires Upton McGougan Ltd - Ridge & Partners LLP
    28.2.2014
    Ridge is expanding with the acquisition of civil and structural engineering firm Upton McGougan. Upton McGougan was formed in 1981 and grew to a team of 55 people in Winchester offering civil and structural engineering, building consultancy and services......


    Ridge Acquires Upton McGougan Ltd
    Ridge Acquires Upton McGougan Ltd - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Twelfth Night Quiz - Ridge & Partners LLP
    09.1.2014
    For the fourth year running the Bristol office has held their Twelfth Night themed quiz, with a record 19 teams taking part this year. The event is now firmly established in the Bristol property events calendar as the first......


    Twelfth Night Quiz
    Twelfth Night Quiz - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • A very Merry Christmas - Ridge & Partners LLP
    13.12.2013
    With the Ridge Twitter account up and running for just over a month now, the ‘Christmas Jumper Day’ Twitter campaign by Save the Children was the perfect event to get involved with. This was a great chance to raise......


    A very Merry Christmas
    A very Merry Christmas - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • A Ridge reception at the RAC - Ridge & Partners LLP
    05.12.2013
    The Ridge annual B2B social networking reception was attended by over 360 industry people last week. Held at the stunning Royal Automobile Club (RAC) clients, supplies and friends of Ridge were invited along to celebrate. With a 2013 Rolls......


    Ridge reception at the RAC
    A Ridge reception at the RAC - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • A Nuclear Demolition - Ridge & Partners LLP
    02.12.2013
    A quote from the Project Director: ‘I’d like to pass on my thanks and gratitude to the Ridge Team for their valuable and proactive support throughout this work…The overall project team delivered a fantastic performance, which I’m extremely proud......


    A Nuclear Demolition
    A Nuclear Demolition - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • Mountain of Motorsport - Ridge & Partners LLP
    26.11.2013
    Located in the ever growing, ever fascinating water city of Shaoxing, south of Shanghai, work is just about to begin on site for a new motor racing circuit in China. This high end project is enough to get any......


    Mountain of Motorsport
    Mountain of Motorsport - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • An Award Winning Chapel - Ridge & Partners LLP
    15.11.2013
    From October 2009 – February 2013 plans were realised to commission, design, construct and consecrate a new Chapel within the historic grounds of Ripon College, the Anglican Theological Training Centre based at Cuddesdon, Oxfordshire. Located on the 1st floor......


    An Award Winning Chapel
    An Award Winning Chapel - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • The Height of Harling House - Ridge & Partners LLP
    04.11.2013
    Looking from our eyes we can see straight over to the eye that you can see all over London, having located to a new office in Harling House it showcases all the great heights and bright city lights that......


    The Heights of Harling House
    The Height of Harling House - Ridge & Partners LLP
  • 25.9.2017
    Yesterday saw some of our London office take on the Ealing Half Marathon! With a few of the team having not put on their trainers for quite some time, this was an incredible challenge but all did well and......


    The London team complete the Ealing half marathon
  • 22.9.2017
    John Townsend celebrated 50 years working at Ridge and Partners today! To celebrate, the Oxford office hosted a BBQ where we were joined by familiar faces. With wonderful weather and company, a great afternoon was had by all. Ridge would......


    John Townsend celebrates 50 years working at Ridge!
  • 18.9.2017
    Ridge is pleased to be working with MODA Living on two multi-million pound schemes in Liverpool (The Lexington, Princes Dock) and Birmingham (Broad Street). The Lexington In the latest change to Liverpool’s image, the city is hoping to transform......


    Ridge works closely with MODA Living on multi-million pound schemes
  • 12.9.2017
    The Ministry of Defence, Foreign and Commonwealth Office and F1 teams including Renault and Red Bull have helped Ridge to expand and recent major government contracts include the Crown Commercial Service, Education Funding Agency and the Ministry of Defence.......


    Building a business on the back of billion pound projects
  • 03.9.2017
    Ridge was appointed to undertake detailed external inspections of each of the five main buildings and six ancillary buildings at Hursley Park, the UK headquarters for IBM. The original building is a Grade 2 listed mansion and the site......


    Ridge carries out detailed Inspections at Hursley Park, IBM Headquarters