Reidsteel News2017-01-06T14:31:40+01:00

REIDsteel celebrates century of success

ONE HUNDRED NOT OUT: Staff at John Reid & Son Ltd (REIDsteel) celebrate their centenary.

Our company – founded in 1919 by Colonel John Reid, whose first structures included aircraft hangars for the famous French aviator Louis Bleriot – this year celebrates its landmark centenary year.

John Reid & Sons Ltd (REIDsteel) linked up with the cross-Channel airman after he crash-landed in a field in France and used a cattle shed built by the firm to store his damaged aeroplane.

Today our business has become a leading international structural steel firm […]

By |March 25th, 2019|News|Comments Off on REIDsteel celebrates century of success

REIDsteel goes global with international award nomination

International, Steel, steel construction, cladding, glazing, louvres, Solent, Solent 250, Dorset, Hampshure, construction, structural steel, business, bridges, international trade, exports, hospitals, commercial buildings, hangars, churches, factories, industrial units, car showrooms, schools

John Reid & Son Ltd (REIDsteel) has been named as a finalist for the Solent 250 International Business of the Year title.

The Solent 250 lists the top private companies in the Solent and South Central region.

We will find out if we have claimed the International Business of the Year honour at the annual Solent 250 dinner and awards ceremony on April 2.

Our managing director Simon Boyd said: […]

By |March 22nd, 2019|News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on REIDsteel goes global with international award nomination

Simon adds steel to Chamber

STEEL: Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry chief executive Ian Girling welcomes REIDsteel managing director Simon Boyd to the board

REIDsteel’s managing director Simon Boyd has joined the board of Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry as a non-executive director

Simon joins as the chamber – Dorset’s voice of business – celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2019, while we mark our centenary this year.

Chief executive Ian Girling said: “Simon is a driven and astute business leader who will strengthen our already formidable board.

“We are thrilled to welcome him as a non-executive director as we continue […]

By |March 14th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Simon adds steel to Chamber

Scheme lodged for 170 new homes on Christchurch site

Plans for up to 170 new homes to provide much needed housing in Christchurch have been lodged with the council.

We have applied to Christchurch Borough Council for outline planning permission for the development.

The homes are proposed for our four acre site in Reid Street after we relocate to a new, state-of-the-art facility.

They are a mixture of two and three bedrooms houses and one and two bedroom flats with access roads and parking.

We have taken feedback into account after we consulted with local people, business, councillors and community groups about our proposals […]

By |January 29th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Scheme lodged for 170 new homes on Christchurch site

REIDsteel on mettle for Jaguar Land Rover

John Reid & Son Ltd (REIDsteel) has provided expertise for the construction of a £7.3m Jaguar Land Rover showroom in the Midlands.

We’ve worked on the new complex for the Jardine Motors Group in Wolverhampton through main contractor Speller Metcalfe.

We met all of the propriety design requirements for the erection of structural steelwork, cladding and decking for the state-of-the-art showroom.

Jordan Laker, REIDsteel Project Engineer, said: “The Jaguar Land Rover dual branded facilities showroom with the Jardine Motors Group was an exciting development to be involved in and the finished showroom looks superb.

“Jardine is a leading national retail network and this will be one of the largest Jaguar Land Rover dual branded facilities in the country.

“We worked closely with Speller […]

By |January 11th, 2019|News|Comments Off on REIDsteel on mettle for Jaguar Land Rover

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