Commercial Archives - Howell Goodfellow

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James Durrans & Sons Ltd supply the world’s manufacturing industries with carbonaceous materials.

For James Durrans & Sons Ltd’s 150th trading anniversary, Howell Goodfellow undertook the role of Employer’s Agent and Quantity Surveyor for the construction of their brand new state of the art multi-million pound headquarters at Phoenix Works, Penistone.

The rugby ball-shaped headquarters building boasts a glass and stone design with a sloped oval roof totalling 11,917 sq ft over 4 storeys. The office building has been developed on the same site in Penistone where the firm was founded in 1863 overlooking the River.

Existing buildings were demolished to facilitate an improved access to the new HQ.

Howell Goodfellow facilitated works under the appointment of Employer’s Agent and Quantity Surveyor, managing the refurbishment of an existing building to form a Travelodge hotel under a JCT Design and Build Contract.

The contract works resulted in the successful refurbishment and conversion of a former mill to form a Travelodge Hotel together with associated external works, drainage and services.


Howell Goodfellow played a key role as Project Manager for the construction of a new, contemporary office development in Aberford, West Yorkshire.


Howell Goodfellow appointed Project Manager for the 4,000 sq ft Co-operative convenience store.  Under this appointment, we carried out our role as Quantity Surveyor, Employer’s Agent and Principal Designer.

To find out more about our Quantity Surveying, Employer’s Agent, Construction Project Management and Principal Designer services, please contact us.

Howell Goodfellow were employed in the capacity of Quantity Surveyor and Employer’s Agent during construction of the modern office development.


Howell Goodfellow were the Employer’s Agent for the construction of a new office facility for Red Marine Ltd (now Red Engineering), who provide bespoke equipment and testing, consultancy to engineers and are based in Hexham.