Who we are
Traditional values are important to us, however we are also committed to innovation, continuous professional development and the latest technology to continue to deliver quality and sustainability and to exceed the highest aspirations of all our stakeholders.
We have dedicated construction teams undertaking a range of projects in a variety of key sectors including; Residential, Education, Healthcare, Conservation, Leisure, Community, Partnership Housing and Commercial.
With a turnover of approximately £50 million, project values are generally between £1 million to £18 million and range from the sensitive refurbishment of listed buildings to high specification, contemporary new builds.
Our purpose is to provide our clients with a team of people that know how to work together, with the experience and skills required to make the project a success for all involved.
It is our aim to always operate in an open and harmonious environment with a ‘partnering’ style approach adopted so that when challenges occur we work together to find the best solution.
We are committed to raising standards of service and safety and to achieving maximum value by working in partnership with Clients, Consultants and Suppliers whist avoiding waste and damage to the environment.
We recognise that, to achieve our goals, we need to continually develop the skills of our team by investing in their personal and professional development and provide them with the best possible working conditions.
Founded in 1924 by Wavel Buxton, we are proud to be celebrating 97 years of operations as a main contractor throughout London and the Home Counties
Customer focus is at the heart of our business and delivering the highest quality of service is our ultimate goal for sustained success.
Our quality management system forms the basis of our operations across the business. We employ external quality assurance consultants to ensure compliance across all business activities.
We listen and work with our clients closely to ensure our services add value and exceed expectation every step of the way.
Health & Safety
We are proud to have achieved ISO 45001 status which is the world’s first International Standard for occupational health and safety aiming to reduce workplace injuries and illnesses around the world.
We have demonstrated we have a robust and effective set of processes for improving work safety on our sites.
Achieving conformity to ISO 45001 brings huge benefits to us and shows we provide a safe and healthy workplace for our workforce, seek to reduce work-related injury and ill-health as well as continually improving H&S performance.
We are committed to operating responsibly, not just to comply with regulations and codes of practice but to play our part in safeguarding the environment for the future.
Our environmental commitments are integral to the daily running of our business.
We aim to increase recycling, minimise waste, reduce our carbon footprint and efficiently manage our business are just the start of our efforts to reduce our impact.
93% of clients, who completed our customer satisfaction survey would recommend using Buxton again.
Buxton Building Contractors Ltd - 2021