Purchase of specific modernising concrete equipment to increase the service offered by a local construction firm.
The applicant has 20 years experience in the construction industry. He has worked with his father who is a part-time farmer/builder for several years, however has now been self employed for 8 years. He has offered paving, stone driveways, concreting and general groundwork for commercial, residential, private sector and public sector. The applicant has carried out some exposed aggregate jobs before, using a traditional cement mixer and a wooden (2x4) ‘make-shift’ screed roller however it has limitations regarding quantity, quality, consistency and product range that can be produced.
Funded under Axis 3, through SOAR, the applicant was funded equipment to carry out these new services:
Specific items funded: