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22nd December 2016

Christmas Hampers Donated To Local People in Southwark

All our sites work hard to be considerate constructers and to benefit the communities in which we work and this Christmas our Quebec Way site made a special effort to spread some Christmas cheer by donating ten luxury hampers full of food, gifts and...

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29th November 2016

Championing Careers In Construction

On Tuesday 29th November 2016, a team of Quadrant Construction Apprentices visited Thomas Tallis School in Kidbrooke, South East London. The school is a short walk from our Master Gunners site and as part of our commitment to social responsibility...

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11th November 2016

NHBC - Pride in the Job

Earlier in the year, the NHBC Pride in the Job Awards were annouced. ​Quadrant Construction Site Manager's Danny Man and Nathan Richards won the award for ‘Pride in the Job Quality Award’. Danny was chosen for his and his...

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27th October 2016

We are currently recruiting for our 2017 Graduate Programme!

Our graduate programme aims to bring in staff who can, through perseverance and hard work, rise up the ranks. We support graduates to progress in their chosen career pathway and to achieve membership of a professional body (CIOB or RICS)....

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24th October 2016

Recruiting!

Quadrant Construction is growing. As the construction arm of L&Q we have ambitious targets over the next ten years and this includes some of the largest and most exciting new build and regeneration opportunities in the country.We are always...

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10th October 2016

Quadrant Construction Apprenticeship Scheme

As part of our on-going expansion and our commitment to creating newly skilled labour in the construction industry, QC is piloting a new Construction Apprenticeship Programme. For the first time in our history QC is directly employing ten...

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22nd September 2016

Quebec Way

The homes at Quebec Quarter will be released in three phases and are all larger than average apartments designed with a high interior specification, full height windows and large private balconies and terraces. The development has been designed with...

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15th September 2016

QC's Insirational Staff Award Winners

Last night L&Q announced the winners of the L&Q People Awards at a gala dinner awards ceremony in central London. ​Earlier this year, they opened nominations for a month and asked employees to tell them...

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5th September 2016

NHBC - "Excellent" Health & Safety Audit 2016

Quadrant Construction are extremely pleased to announce that we have maintained our ‘Excellent’ classification and achieved a score of 92.9% for 2016. The auditor Chris Epps states, “In the 12 months since the last...

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2nd September 2016

Oakfield Road - Built to Passivhaus Standards

These Shared Ownership apartments have been designed with their own private outdoor space with patio areas for ground floor apartments and balcony spaces for those above ground level. Manor Lodge works to Passivhaus standards. The Passivhaus...

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24th August 2016

Havard Gardens – Aylesbury Estate

Harvard Gardens is the third phase at Albany Place comprising 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments available through L&Q's shared ownership scheme. Located in the heart of Southwark in South London, Albany Place brings contemporary living to one of...

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15th August 2016

Developing Talent

We’ve been running our Graduate Programme for two years and have so far provided candidates for several departments including Technical, Commercial, Production, Land, Pre-Contract and Project Management. The three year programme aims to...

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20th July 2016

Considerate Constructors Scheme - What are QC Doing?

All QC sites are registered under the Considerate Constructors Scheme whereby all sites follow The Code of Considerate Practice. The aim is to improve the image of the construction industry. As board members of the Scheme, QC cares about its...

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1st July 2016

NHBC - Taking Pride in the Job

Congratulations to Danny Man from Quadrant Construction who won an award last month for his work on site. ​Quadrant Construction Site Manager Danny has been selected for a ‘Pride in the Job Quality Award’ from the National House...

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14th June 2016

Quadrant Construction Staff Conference

This year we held our annual staff conference on 9th June, at etc venues, Fenchurch St, with 120 staff in attendance; this was our largest gathering of QC staff yet, a great day with a great turnout. This staff conference is an...

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5th June 2016

Up to 11,000 New Homes at Barking Riverside

We have heard a lot about L&Q's ambitious goals and projected growth over the next 10 years. There has been lots of talk about new approaches to the way we work and who we’ll be working with. One of the keys to this success is with...

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16th May 2016

Building Careers in Southwark

Aspiring construction workers celebrated the completion of their pre-apprenticeship training course and offers for 14 life-changing full-time apprenticeships at the Lewington Centre, Southwark on Friday 13 May. The training provider, Quadrant...

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3rd May 2016

Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards 2016

Quadrant Construction representatives attended the National Awards Ceremony at The Mermaid in London on Thursday 21st April 2016.  Three QC sites Aylesbury S7, Oakfield and Walthamstow Stadium were each given a bronze national award. ...

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25th April 2016

Cat Hill, Site Team, Refurbish Local Schools Facilities

The site team at Cat Hill, have helped to support their local community by donating their time at Oaktree School. The aim of the project was to transform an old, underutilised room into a special sensory room for the children.  Along...

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22nd March 2016

Quebec Quarter kick-starts apprenticeship recruitment drive

Southwark residents attend Quebec Quarter construction apprenticeship recruitment event for National Apprenticeship Week 2016 More than 62 aspiring construction workers attended two apprenticeship recruitment days at Quebec Quarter in an event to...

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17th March 2016

St Agnes Place townhouses on the market

We’re about to launch 13 townhouses for private sale at our popular St Agnes Place development in Kennington in south London.   ​Kennington is near the Oval cricket ground in Lambeth in our South Neighbourhood. It’s a...

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12th February 2016

Lighting up Walthamstow Stadium

Known as Las Vegas at the end of the Victoria Line, it’s been used in pop videos, films, reproduced on posters and seen by millions of motorists on the North Circular road. But the lights on the iconic 1930s Walthamstow Stadium facade has been...

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1st February 2016

Apprenticeships - Creating Opportunities

We continue to take on more apprentices to give people opportunities and develop our workforce. Right now, we’re advertising 10 posts in Quadrant Construction. ​Help us find our next apprenticesWe’re recruiting for 10 construction...

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28th January 2016

Quadrant's Biggest Scheme Yet!

We have been given the green light to begin building its largest scheme to date this summer. ​ ‘The Hyde’ is a major new build residential-led scheme in Hendon, in our North Neighbourhood. It has planning approval for 381...

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5th December 2015

You’re Hired: Norlington School for Boys’ Students Take Part in Enterprise Day

Waltham Forest students became developers for the day with the help of L&Q housing association staff at a construction themed Enterprise Day. Norlington School for Boys in Waltham Forest has held an Enterprise Day for 120 of its Year 8...

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20th November 2015

Recruiting for the Apprenticeship Programme

Quadrant Construction are looking to recruit an apprentice to join the Administration Team early next year. The L&Q apprenticeship programme has recruited 23 apprentices in the past 18 months and plans to recruit a further 20 apprentices...

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10th November 2015

Investors In People Gold

We’ve heard in the last few days that our recent reassessment for Investors in People Gold was successful. ​Investors in People specialises in transforming business performance through people and continuous improvement. It benchmarks...

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14th October 2015

40% of Homes Reserved at Bolingbroke Park

We are pleased to announce our inaugural launch was a great success with 40% of homes reserved on the launch weekend which took place 5th and 6th September Our first release at this brand new development was just 10 plots from The Pines. The Pines...

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8th October 2015

Sign Language on Site

‘House’, ‘window’ and ‘danger’ are just three of the words that people in Quadrant Construction can now say in sign language, thanks to a Diversity Week workshop that took place on the 8th October 2015. Page...

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1st September 2015

Quadrant Construction Graduates Have Finally Landed!

Quadrant Construction first launched a graduate programme back in October 2014.  QC has reached a 5 year milestone from its creation in 2010. Business is growing exponentially and over the next 5 years we hope to be build in the region of 5000...

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29th August 2015

Walthamstow Staff Race for Charity!

Six members of staff over at our Walthamstow Stadium development are taking part in a triathlon-style challenge called Race The Sun on the 29th August 2015. For those of you who haven't heard of Race The Sun, it takes place in the Lake District and...

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19th August 2015

Building New Foundations

We have recruited 33 apprentices to work on Quadrant Construction sites across London in a wide variety of building trades over the past 18 months. From electricians to painters, and plumbers to dry liners, we have given local residents the...

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28th July 2015

Futures & Beyond

Students in a North West London school, heard from our employee’s, what’s it like to work for Quadrant Construction, during a career advice conference this month. ​Danny Man and Dayalji Lathia, from Quadrant Construction based on our...

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2nd July 2015

NHBC - Health and Safety Audit 2015

Quadrant Construction are extremely pleased to announce that we have maintained our ‘Excellent’ classification and increased last year’s score of 94% to 94.35% for 2015.  The auditor Chris Epps states, "Their...

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1st May 2015

Walthamstow Stadium Gold Award

Walthamstow Stadium recently won Considerate Constructors Gold Award. This major project in London involves the creation of 294 new homes, a leisure centre, nursery, cafe and public plaza. Located in a mainly residential area, the former use...

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17th April 2015

Warning

L&Q housing association is urging candidates to take sensible precautions when applying for jobs after an international recruitment scam came to light.   Fraudulent advertisements using the London office address and logo for subsidiary...

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20th November 2014

Quebec Way Site Team Pay Local School A Visit

Members of the Quebec Way site team visited the local Alfred Salter Primary School to raise awareness of the dangers found on construction sites. The children took part in a competition to draw what they think a construction site looks like....

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19th November 2014

Walthamstow Stadium Teaches Local Pupils Road Safety Awareness

Year 7 pupils of Rushcroft Foundation School took the time out of their usual studies to visit our site at Walthamstow Stadium for a Road Safety Awareness Presentation conducted by our Graduate Site Manager Nathan Sandland-Jones. Nathan carried out...

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9th October 2014

Diversity Week Comes To Our Sites

To celebrate the diversity of our workforce, four construction sites were visited with information and food representing the varied cultures of our staff. Over 200 people took part in the day at our Abbey Road, Quebec Way, Aylesbury Estate and...

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15th April 2014

Cornwell Square opens for residents

Seventy-one homes were unveiled today, as Quadrant Construction celebrated completion of homes on Cornwell Square, in Leyton, East London.

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3rd April 2014

Considerate Constructor Recognised

Quadrant Construction’s Walton House site has won a bronze award from the national initiative that checks that building works meet the Code of Considerate Practice.

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6th March 2014

Residents to get help to build a career

At an event held to mark National Apprenticeship Week, Quadrant Construction announced that it will be working with L&Q to help its residents gain career skills.

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6th March 2014

Residents move into new homes in Leyton

Quadrant Construction today handed over the final homes on phase 5 of the building work it is undertaking in Leyton, east London. Capworth Court provides 117 homes for rent, sale or shared ownership.

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1st March 2014

Considerate Constructors Scheme Associate Membership

Quadrant Construction are proud to announce that we are now Associate Members of the Considerate Constructors Scheme.

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21st January 2014

Green Lanes gains Considerate Constructor approval

Our site in Green Lanes, north London, gained 38 marks out of 50 in its rating from the Considerate Constructor Scheme, the national initiative that checks that building works meet the Code of Considerate Practice.

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12th January 2014

Quadrant wins contract to build on Sutton Court Road

Work will start later this year to build 82 homes on Sutton Court Road in Sutton, south London, following today’s announcement that Quadrant Construction has won the contract.

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11th December 2013

Time capsule burial rounds up anniversary celebrations

To mark its 50th anniversary, L&Q buried a commemorative time capsule on the Beaumont estate, in Leyton, east London. Quadrant Construction is regenerating the area to provide 117 new homes.

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