Re-energising Communities

Our Approach

Extending the life of public and private sector property assets, be it housing, education, public buildings or offices, is what we have been doing for over 60 years. Whether major capital, planned or minor, individual component or multi-element replacement projects, our diverse service range ensures our clients’ needs are covered.

We also look to reactively support the maintenance needs of our registered provider and local authority clients. Our expert responsive team has been specifically established to deliver rapid response works and 24 hour repairs to quickly make properties safe, comfortable and defect free.

Services include:

Planned elemental programmes // High rise refurbishment // Conversions & extensions // Commercial fit out  // Responsive maintenance  // Minor works // Enveloping and external wall insulation // Environmental improvements

Darroch Baker

Divisional Director

01942 841 122

Sectors we work in:


Large and medium scale improvements to assets in primary, secondary and higher education sectors.

Public Buildings

Extending the functional life of public owned assets including municipal, office and recreational facilities.


Refurbishment, maintenance and regeneration programmes for public sector clients including high and low rise homes.


Student Accommodation

Re-modelling, refurbishment and elemental improvements to institutional and privately owned student accommodation.

Commercial and Leisure

Internal fit out, conversion and improvements to commercial and leisure facilities.

Care and Support Housing

Working within highly regulated environments for elderly and supported customers in public and private sectors.

occupied properties in which we work
frameworks and partnership contracts
supported living and care home improvements
Gold 'Considerate Constructors Scheme' Awards
A word from our clients...


Drew Robertson
Category Manager

“We believe, in Forrest, we have an organisation that is forward thinking and open to new ways of working required under these contracts that will ensure we are all successful in meeting the challenging goals we have set”


Lancaster University

Helen Wood
Senior Project Manager

“I am very happy with the overall physical building product delivered and the level of service provide by Forrest on this project”



Colette McKune
Group Deputy Chief Executive

“Forrest has experience of carrying out such work to high rise blocks and presented a very comprehensive package with great focus on customer liaison which is a crucial aspect of our work. We are looking forward to working with them as we continue our investment programme to create sustainable homes and inspirational communities that people are proud of.”