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March 26, 2018

Dawnus Opens its Doors

Dawnus supported the 2018 Open Doors campaign last week, organised by Build UK and the CITB. Open Doors provides an opportunity for the public to see behind the scenes of a construction site and to highlight the vast array of careers available within the industry.

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December 20, 2017

EBL Awarded CIHT Wales Transportation Project of the Year 2017

The £57m Eastern Bay Link Road scheme involved the design and construction of a new 1.2km section of the A4232 in Cardiff Bay, 700m of which was in the form of a viaduct. The project was awarded as a Joint Venture (JV) with Dawnus acting as Lead Partner in a 50/50 Joint Venture with Ferrovial Agroman.

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October 23, 2017

Air Ambulance & Police Helicopter Facility

Dawnus has been awarded the contract to deliver the new Great Western Air Ambulance Charity (GWAAC) and National Police Air Service (NPAS) Air Operations base at Almondsbury in South Gloucestershire.

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September 07, 2017

Dawnus’ Trimsaran Passivhaus Primary School Opens its Doors Today

Not only is today the start of a new school year, but also the start of a new chapter for the 240 pupils of Trimsaran Community Primary School, as they move into their new Passivhaus school building in Carmarthenshire. As the first building completed by Dawnus to Passivhaus standards, Trimsaran is also only the second school in Wales to achieve this leading energy performance standard.

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June 20, 2017

Radyr Weir Wins ICE Wales Cymru George Gibby Award 2017

Dawnus’ innovative Radyr Weir Hyroelectric Scheme has won the prestigious ICE George Gibby Award for projects over £3m, at the annual ICE Wales Cymru Awards.

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May 18, 2017

Newbury Racecourse Royal Visit

The Queen has celebrated her 91st birthday watching the races at Newbury Racecourse.

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March 20, 2017

International Safety Awards

Dawnus has been presented with two International Safety Awards from the British Safety Council in recognition of its commitment to keeping its workers and workplaces healthy and safe during the 2016 calendar year.

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March 06, 2017

Mynydd y Gwair Wind Farm Enabling Works

Dawnus have been awarded the enabling works package to facilitate the construction of a new wind farm at Mynydd y Gwair, for developer Innogy Renewables UK Ltd.

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February 28, 2017

Roath Flood Risk Management Scheme

The Dawnus South Wales team have been appointed as the main contractor to carry out the Roath Flood Risk Management Scheme in Cardiff for Natural Resources Wales (NRW). This £5.6m contract was awarded under the NRW Civil Engineering Framework Agreement and construction works have recently started on site.

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January 20, 2017

Porth and Tonypandy Schools

The Dawnus South Wales team has been appointed as the main contractor for new build and improvement works for two primary school facilities at the new Tonypandy and Porth 3 - 16 schools.

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December 15, 2016

Peach Place Redevelopment

The Dawnus South of England office has been appointed the main contractor for the redevelopment of Peach Place, part of Wokingham town centre regeneration.

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December 02, 2016

Engineers for Overseas Development

One of our Civil Engineering Graduates, Tom, has been working with other Graduates and CITB funded Apprentices from Cyfle Bulding, South West Wales Shared Apprenticeship Scheme, to help build a new maternity unit in Kachumala, Uganda.

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October 03, 2016

Dawnus Joins The 5% Club

Dawnus has further demonstrated its commitment to training and employment of young people by signing up to The 5% Club.

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July 14, 2016

NRW Framework Award

Dawnus has been awarded a place on the Natural Resources Wales (NRW) Civil Engineering Framework Agreement.

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February 08, 2016

Dawnus Team Awarded Medals for Fighting Ebola

Dawnus International employees have been awarded medals by the UK Government for their help in fighting the spread of the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone.

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December 16, 2015

Radyr Weir Hydroelectric Scheme

The Radyr Weir Hydroelectric scheme has recently reached a project milestone with the installation of the two Archimedes’ Screws.

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December 14, 2015

Wessex Water Framework

Dawnus has been awarded a place on the Wessex Water Capital Investment and Capital Maintenance AMP6 (Asset Management Programme 6) Framework.

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November 27, 2015

West Rhyl Sea Defence Scheme

Dawnus has recently completed Phase 3 of the West Rhyl Sea Defence Scheme for Denbighshire County Council.

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July 24, 2015

Dawnus Wins £15m of Accommodation Schemes in South West

Exeter based construction firm Dawnus Construction has been awarded two building contracts with a combined value of over £15 million in the South West region.

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May 29, 2015

Arborfield Secondary School

Dawnus is pleased to announce that the South East office has been awarded a £26.7m contract for the design and construction of the first new build secondary school academy in Wokingham for over 60 years.

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May 15, 2015

Erwood Bridge Praised for Innovation

The Erwood Bridge Refurbishment Scheme, delivered for Powys County Council, has won the 2015 ICE Wales Innovation Award.

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April 02, 2015

Duke of Kent Visits Dawnus Head Office

We were delighted to welcome His Royal Highness Prince Edward, Duke of Kent to the Swansea Head Office on the 1st of April.

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February 01, 2015

Triple Win at CCS Awards

Dawnus was recently awarded three 2015 Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Awards.

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January 21, 2015

SWWRCF School Framework Awards

We have been awarded two school construction contracts under the South West Wales Regional Contractors Framework.

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January 05, 2015

SWWCECF Framework Award

We are thrilled to have been successful in our bid for the South West Wales Civil Engineering Contractors Framework which runs for 3 years from January 2015.

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January 01, 2015

Dawnus Continue to Help the Fight Against Ebola

At the end of 2014 Dawnus International Limited completed the construction of two Ebola Treatment Units with a combined value of £2.7m.

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