With at least 35 years’ experience within the construction industry. Having served his time as an apprentice bricklayer with Miller Buckley in the North East, he then moved South and settled in London where he worked for various large Brickwork sub-contractors, progressing to foreman, project manager and construction manager, before founding Blou Construction in 2010 with the aim to build an exceptional bricklaying contracting business.
Paul has worked on various large contracts such as Colchester Garrison, Westfield Stratford, The Olympic Village and The Olympic Park.
Paul’s responsibilities within Blou lie within the Brickwork side of the business: setting strategies, enhancing the company’s reputation, generating project opportunities and securing these opportunities with creative, innovative and competitive tenders, whilst managing a high standard of both quality and safety.
John has been a part of the building industry for over 45 years, first serving his apprenticeship as a Quantity Surveyor with Bernard Sunley & Sons Ltd.
Spending a large part of his career to date with Parkrose Builders Ltd; a specialist, high-end Joinery company. John was appointed the Commercial Manager on a full-time basis. During his time with Parkrose Builders, John has worked on some very prestigious projects such as: Wrights Lane, Kensington; Duke of York Headquarters, V&A Museum and the New Parliamentary Buildings.
Leaving Parkrose Builders Ltd in 2012, John then joined Paul and formed the Carpentry and Joinery arm of Blou Construction. John’s responsibilities within Blou therefore lie with the Carpentry and Joinery side of the business, managing the day-to-day running of the Carpentry contracts and also managing the manufacture and delivery of Joinery items to site.
Jeff started his career as a Quantity Surveyor with Amec Construction working his way up to senior commercial manager on large office projects, police headquarters, and TV Studio developments. Freelance work followed on the Olympic Park, Stratford and in 2011 Jeff joined Blou where he helped develop and grow the business.