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Welcome to our News Page, your source for the latest updates, industry insights, and project highlights from one of North Devon's premier construction and development companies. 

Here, we share the stories behind our successful projects, celebrate the achievements of our dedicated team, and offer valuable insights into the ever-evolving world of construction. Stay informed about our latest developments, innovative practices, and the impact we're making in the communities we serve.

Ariel View of Taw Wharf Housing Development in Barnstaple North Devon
Published on20 October 2022
For a second year in a row, our site managers at Taw Wharf Barnstaple have won a Quality Award in the first round of NHBC’s Pride in the Job Awards 2022. From a field of more than 8,000, Richard Young and Peter Hamley are two of the 443 site managers to be awarded the accolade for their work at our Taw Wharf development in Barnstaple.
Pearce Construction builders at work on building a new home in North Devon
Published on28 September 2022
The Pearce Construction ethos to training and development starts with our annual apprentice intake. The company thrives through it apprenticeship programme and has a rich history of home grown talent stretching back to the company’s inception 75 years ago. Whilst we take a modern approach to training and development we still have one eye on the old indentures that many of our employees signed up to and therefore we still offer minimum 3 year apprenticeships to a standard of level 3.
At the Building Safety Groups (BSG) annual award ceremony Pearce Construction won the BSG Occupational Health and Well-being Initiative Award.
Published on20 September 2022
At the Building Safety Groups (BSG) annual award ceremony Pearce Construction won the BSG Occupational Health and Well-being Initiative Award. This award recognises what Pearce Construction has implemented to prevent and remove Occupational Health risks from the work-place.
Pearce Construction Apprentices 2022
Published on4 August 2022
With a long history in producing apprentices, we are delighted to have been awarded Large Apprentice Employer of the Year. Our hard work in developing apprentices is clearly seen as half of our staff are current or former Pearce apprentices. Our commitment has been recognised in Petroc’s Apprenticeship Employer Awards. The awards reward the exceptional work and results of employers and apprentices who work alongside Petroc.
Pride in the job awards 2021
Published on18 June 2021

We are delighted to announce that not just one but two of our Site Managers have been recognised by the NHBC, the UK’s leading new homes warranty and insurance provider, for this year’s winners of its flagship Pride in the Job Awards. The competition recognises site managers who have achieved the very highest standards in house building across the UK.