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March 27th, 2020

Following further consideration and deliberation of the recent Government announcements concerning COVID-19, we confirm that Surgo Construction Limited has decided to temporarily close its head office and sites. Whilst we will continue to conduct some essential minor works, these works will be limited in scope and undertaken in accordance with Government recommendations and guidelines. As […]


March 3rd, 2020

As one of the region’s leading construction companies Surgo Construction (Surgo), is proud to be offering work experience opportunities to young people.  Sixteen-year-old Finlay Blight has been fortunate to work as part of the existing team at Surgo, gaining hands-on experience for a week, on-site and at the firm’s HQ. This is how he described […]

Surgo safeguards badgers

February 27th, 2020

Surgo (Surgo Construction) has allowed badgers to maintain their habitat near their development site at Medburn by joining forces with E3 ecology to safeguard those that were on-site, meaning piling work was unable to commence. Instead of applying for a licence to move the badgers, Surgo and E3 designed a way of encouraging the badgers […]


February 17th, 2020

One of the region’s longest established construction firms, Surgo Construction (Surgo), has announced the appointment of a new senior estimator. With many years working for a regional construction company, Richard Walsh joins the team. With responsibility for managing and winning tenders for the company, as well as assisting the estimating team in the day-to-day running […]

Surgo scoops award

February 11th, 2020

Surgo Construction is delighted to announce that a recently completed project for client, Sacred Heart Catholic school in Fenham, has scooped an award in the Lord Mayor’s Design Awards 2019. The Lord Mayor’s Design Awards is a biennial awards ceremony which aims to celebrate and publicise the best in architecture and environmental design. Awards are […]

Refurbishment works start at Karbon Homes Hexham site

January 23rd, 2020

Following a recent appointment by housing association, Karbon Homes, Surgo Construction (Surgo) has recently started work on a refurbishment project in Hexham. Providing homes and services for people across the North East of England and Yorkshire, Karbon Homes acquired the building formerly used by housing charity Links, which provided shelter for young people aged between […]

Surgo celebrates NCBF bursary success

December 12th, 2019

Putting employees first at Surgo

November 21st, 2019

Surgo is really delighted to have linked up with the Newcastle United Foundation to support its staff with free NHS health checks. Valuing the level of service the staff provide, several employees took full advantage of a 30-minute check up which looked at their overall health and fitness, monitored their blood pressure and cholesterol and […]

£5M student accommodation given go ahead

October 31st, 2019

A student accommodation building in Shieldfield valued at around £5M has been given the green light by planners and Surgo should be starting construction in the New Year. The accommodation will contact 100 en-suite living spaces with communal areas at the lower level. Located at the New Bridge Street/Clarence Street junction in Shieldfield, on a […]

Formal handover of massive distribution centre for specialist retailer

October 31st, 2019

Surgo has formally handed over the upgrade and refurbishment of a redundant warehouse for a high-end retailer in Washington. The project was worth £2.7m and Surgo was appointed by Silverstone Building Consultancy (Silverstone). Occupying some 22,000 sqm of warehousing floorspace and with 24 loading bays, the finished scheme incorporated offices, a recreation area, kitchens and […]


September 30th, 2019

Surgo has obtained a place on the North East Universities Purchasing Consortium (NEUPC) framework Lot 1B. This means we are eligible to bid for projects advertised with a value of between £1m-£4m in the North East region under the Minor Works Framework Agreement. NEUPC handles tenders on behalf of the five regional universities: Durham University […]

Surgo welcomes after sales manager

May 3rd, 2019

Surgo is delighted to welcome Dean Glendinning to the team as after sales manager replacing Michael Chrisp, who retired on 29th March after a wonderful 39 years with the company. Dean joins Surgo after working in the construction industry for 16 years and has gained a wide range of experience working for a national company.  […]