Construction UK Construction Directory
Time and date
Share this page
Construction News

EDGE Expands London Operation

Construction News Image
One of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary property consultancy firms, EDGE, has announced an expansion of its London office and the appointment of new Associate Director, Jay Dahyabhai.

Challenged with driving further sustained growth in the capital, Jay brings a wealth of experience in project management within the construction industry. During his time with a global consultancy, Jay delivered a portfolio of projects across central London including 21 Moorfields and 52 Lime Street (The Scalpel).

Operating out of the company's prestigious new premises 1 Poultry, Bank, City of London, Jay brings extensive experience within the commercial and residential sectors to further strengthen the capability and expertise across the business. Jay will support EDGE's continued drive in providing high-quality services to both new and established clients, the latter of which includes the University of Greenwich, Godwin Developments, Telereal Trillium, Lambeth and Harrow Councils, and University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

-- Advertisement --

Jay said: "I'm really excited to join EDGE during a period of significant business growth in London with the opportunity to build on our already established client relationships, attracting the best talent and working on key projects that will help shape the future of the built environment in the capital.

"The structure and culture of the business really appealed to me together with the chance to work with over 100 high quality professionals operating nationally out of five regional office bases that drive a professional and collaborative culture. It's such a fantastic opportunity to further grow an innovative business.

"Although we are encountering a number of global challenges the UK, the property and construction market continues to deliver vital infrastructure and construction projects. Despite these challenges, EDGE's diversity, quality of people, placement on both national and regional frameworks together with our broad sector profile with regional and national clients will enable EDGE to further grow and develop strategic business activities."

Jay's appointment builds on the company's continued business growth in its already established offices in London, Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham and Birmingham, with the company having surpassed the significant milestone of 100 employees in 2022.

Nick Phelan, director at EDGE, added: "London is a major target for EDGE, and Jay's appointment, along with the relocation to our new office is an exciting milestone and signifies the next stage of the company's development. We are continuing to expand our cost management, project management, building and digital surveying offerings to the London market.

"The growing London office will enable EDGE to build upon its existing client base within the city and the wider South East region in the business' focus areas of healthcare, schools and higher education, infrastructure, aviation, residential, retail, commercial and manufacturing sectors, food and drink, logistics and distribution, through both the public and private sectors over the coming years."

Latest Construction News


Vale Southern Construction has been selected by Thorngate Churcher Trust, a charitable registered social landlord, to build 30 new homes for the over 50's in Gosport, Hampshire. The £6.7 million contract will provide warden-assisted flats as part of the charity’s long-term commitment to providing ...

Construction firm Galliford Try has been appointed by the Department for Education to develop a new building for the Bolton University Collegiate School (UCS). The project will see the creation of a new £17.6m extension to the existing school in the centre of Bolton, including new teaching ...

Rula Developments has submitted plans to develop a new unit for Costa Coffee at Winsford Gateway, the 30-acre strategic development and major employment site at Junction 18 of the M6. Rula has secured an agreement for lease with Costa Coffee to occupy a 1,800 sq ft unit on the 1.6-acre roadside ...

Construction partner Stepnell has completed work on a £3 million refurbishment at an engineering and technology centre at Leicester College. Officially re-opened by the deputy mayor of Leicester City Council, the facility on the Abbey Park Campus in the city’s centre will enable the college to ...

Concerns about health and well-being, particularly in the workplace has become centre stage for very many occupants and users that spend time in an indoor environment. Over the last few years there have been number of guidelines that have either been revised or newly developed that are all aimed ...

Anwyl Homes has submitted plans to develop over 140 new homes on land known as The Meadow at Carrington Village. The homebuilder consulted extensively with Trafford Council to incorporate the council's new design code requirements, before making the reserved matters application. Anwyl plans to ...

Yesterday saw the National Access and Scaffolding Confederation welcome its members to the House of Parliament for a Reception focussed on making sure that politicians understand the skills needs of the industry. Members from a diverse range of NASC member companies were joined by MPs and Lords ...

Network Rail has completed work to replace a bridge on Kingsbury Road in Dalston. A key route over the railway has fully reopened after the poor condition of the old bridge meant that it needed to be closed and replaced to keep everyone's journeys safe and reliable. Built around 1916, it was made ...

Yorkshire Water has committed £8.9 million to improve its wastewater treatment facilities at the Ingbirchworth and Hoylandswaine sites in South Yorkshire. The investment aims to enhance the water quality in both the river Don and Banks Bottom Dike. The two projects, both delivered by ...

Gleeds has been selected by the Government Property Agency (GPA) as a strategic partner to provide professional services for its Capital Programmes. The new contract covers project management and cost management services for the Government Hubs and Whitehall Campus Programmes as well as a variety ...
Lakeside HireAqua Direct LtdJWCThink Construction Skills Ltd.Go Geothermal LtdScotdeck LtdBSE UKTanks For Everything LtdBarrier MartCompass Protection Manufacturing Limited
Terms and Conditions
2024/04/18 03:11:26