Barnwood Construction’s resourcefulness, drive for quality, and in-house expertise add up to a very different company.
Throughout our strong fifty-year history, our focus has always been on what matters most to our clients: commercial value, skill and integrity, deep sector knowledge, and a practical and thoughtful approach.
Community & Engagement
- Barnwood have always had strong links with charitable causes which has led us to operate a foundation to enable us to have a planned approach to supporting local and national charities.
Barnwood Working with the industry for the industry
- Barnwood partner with local and national organisations, associations, and charities to help improve standards and wellbeing within the industry. Barnwood are proud to be supporting working groups and committees such as:
- Working Well Together
- IOSH Construction Group & Local Branch Committee
- Construction Excellence South West
- Wood Safety Group
- National Association of Shopfitters
Inclusion & Diversity
Barnwood believe that having a diverse and inclusive workforce should be the norm for any organisation.
We actively promote equal opportunities throughout the organisation through the application of employment policies which ensures that individuals receive treatment that is fair, equitable and consistent with their relevant aptitudes, potential, skills and abilities.
aptitudes, potential, skills and abilities.
Barnwood Ltd are recognised as a Disability Confident employer.
Being a Disability Confident Employer is helping create a movement of change, encouraging employers to think differently about disability and take action to improve how they recruit, retain and develop disabled people.
Women into Construction- Barnwood
We have united with Women into Construction and work closely with our clients to improve gender diversity into our industry Women into Construction | Changing the Face of Construction (women-into-construction.org)
Barnwood have been partners with Mates in Mind since the summer of 2018.
A UK charity, Mates in Mind help Barnwood in raising awareness, addressing the stigma of poor mental health and promoting positive mental wellbeing across construction workplaces. Mates in Mind also support our supply chain through a confidential 24/7 assistance line.
Barnwood have been a member of Building Mental Health since early 2019. By signing the Building Mental Health charter Barnwood have pledged our commitment towards improving mental health in our industry
Occupational Health and Wellbeing checks – Barnwood have a continuous occupational Health and wellbeing surveillance programme open to all our employees whether site or office based and is tailored to the role.
Environment & Sustainability
Barnwood are experienced in achieving buildings that meet BREEAM Accreditation and Code of Sustainable Homes ratings.
Barnwood are certified to ISO 14001:2015 demonstrating our commitment to reducing the environmental impact of our activities.
We have also teamed up with Ecovadis one of the most trusted business sustainability ratings schemes. EcoVadis allows us to collaborate on sustainability with our clients, be visible on a universal scorecard and helps benchmark us within the industry. Most importantly it will help Barnwood continually improve our carbon reduction, sustainability and CSR performance.
Occupational Health & Safety
Barnwood are certified to ISO 45001 demonstrating our commitment and continual improvement to provide a healthy and safe working environment for our employees and everyone else who visits Barnwood sites.
Barnwood have a dedicated internal HSQE department to ensure our HSQE continual improvement
Barnwood are proud to have been awarded the ROSPA Gold Medal for 5 and more years of ROSPA Gold awards
continual improvement to provide a healthy and safe working environment for our employees and everyone else who visits Barnwood sites.