Wokingham exterior refurbishment works have begun

A.C Beck are currently carrying out full exterior refurbishment works at the Grade 2 listed Montague House in Wokingham. With a 3 lift rear elevation scaffold erected, works are being carried out to over 65 windows, redecoration to full exterior, lead flashing repairs as well as roof repairs, re-pointing and general maintenance.

The new A.C Beck Cherry picker is also on its maiden outing!

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Theatre Royal Windsor video goes live!

We have completed work at the prestigious Theatre Windsor Royal. Refurbishment and full re-decoration works were carried out to the auditorium, downstairs corridors & front lobby. The project was featured in the Maidenhead Advertiser, take a look by clicking the following link – Curtain goes up on new look for Theatre Royal Windsor

Be sure to take a look at the video showcasing the work that went into bringing the theatre back to life. Why not tweet us at @ACBeckLtd with your thoughts!

 

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New contract secured in Reading for Gallifordtry.

We have been successful in securing the decorating package at Forbury Place Phase 2 for one of our premier clients Gallifordtry Construction. Watch the job progress on our twitter feed here @ACBeckLtd

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ACBeck wins Award for works to School Hall Library Eton College.

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Amongst fierce competition ACBeck win prestigious award for Highly decorative works at School Hall Library Eton College

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ACBeck working at new heights!

Working at our project at Holiday Inn Winnersh, cradles are used to provide access for the redecoration of the exterior to the hotel with strategic positioned scaffolding and harnesses to carry out works.

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Redecoration of The Windsor Guildhall

ACBeck win prestigious new contract to redecorate The Guildhall in Windsor Town Centre. Particular care must be taken with thisGrade 1 Listed Building and pedestrian disruption must be kept to a minimum which is paramount in the organisation of this project.

On 9 April 2005, Windsor Guildhall was thrust into the view of the world’s media as it was the location of the marriage of Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker Bowles, being the nearest place to the castle that is licensed to hold weddings. On 21 December 2005, it also hosted one of the first same sex civil partnership ceremonies to be held in England, that of Sir Elton John and David Furnish.

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ACBeck wins new prestigious project

 

Eton College School Hall Library Interior Redecoration.

ACBeck have been awarded the highly prestigious project to redecorate the impressive School Hall Library at Eton College. The works involve the protection, scaffolding and internal redecoration to the highly ornate, moulded plasterwork on the ceiling including completely scaffolding interior of library.

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Danny Fosbrook retires after working 19 years with AC Beck

Stephen beck, Managing Director for AC Beck presented Danny with an inscribed tankard and Cheque to thank him for his valued service over the years at a presentation at the King and Queen public house, Fitzroy, London. Many of Danny’s colleagues’ were there to help him celebrate.

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A C Beck creates Help In The Community Initiative

As part of A C Becks Sustainability drive, we have set up a help in the community initiative. This initiative is designed to do exactly what it states and to put something back into the local community. Many projects have been undertaken over the last 2 years and we have showcased two here, All Souls Primary School and No5 Young Peoples Counselling, or click on ‘Community Projects’ on the right to view.

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All Souls Primary School, Fitzrovia, London

A C Beck are currently undertaking a major decoration project for main contractors, Sir Robert Mcalpine at Fitzroy Place, Mortimer Street, London. Our Contracts Manager, Mark Hill said ‘We were approached by the main contractors regarding carrying out voluntary work in the adjacent All Souls Primary School’

Our Foreman, Steve Payne met with the Headmistress, Alix Ascough together with representative from Mcalpines and agreed to redecorate the main staircase to the school as part of our help in the community initiative.

The project took three of A C Becks decorators a week to complete using Dulux Acrylic Eggshell to ceiling and walls and traditional Undercoat and Gloss system to woodworks

Testimonial:

“All Souls Primary School would like to thank Steve and all at AC Beck for painting the school’s stairwells, making the school brighter and creating a better backdrop for the children’s art work.” Alix Ascough, Head Teacher.

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