McPhillips are an award winning Building, Development and Civil Engineering contractor serving Private and Public sector clients throughout Shropshire, Mid Wales and the West Midlands.

Past projects range between £40K – £12M and include the successful completion of commercial, warehouse and factory units, office buildings and care homes, waste facilities, highways / development infrastructure, drainage and sewerage schemes. Their surfacing department also provides high quality finishes to access roads, car parks and entrances & exits on existing highways.

McPhillips has operated as a family business for over 45 years and have always drawn their directly employed workforce from the local population as well as operating and maintaining their own fleet of vehicles and plant equipment. The headquarters at Hortonwood incorporates modern office space with fully integrated IT systems, Plant Maintenance Workshop and staff Training Centre.

This self sufficient infrastructure provides a number of distinct benefits for clients:
Meeting Clients Needs

McPhillips ensure that the intrinsic strengths within the organisation together with a fully accredited supply chain are aligned with client requirements to achieve successful project delivery. Their experienced management team provide advice throughout projects including Early Contractor Involvement initiatives and are able to offer additional benefit by employing their tried and tested Value and Risk Management strategies. This ability to “Add Value” has been proven through participation in Framework contracts and Partnership schemes with blue chip clients over many years.
Local People

Their belief in directly employing local people provides advantages over competitors. Ability to respond and mobilise is greatly enhanced together with the added benefits of increased flexibility and reliability. Continuity in the workforce allows McPhillips to invest in their people in order to develop highly skilled and safety aware personnel. Employee retention rates far higher than industry averages means McPhillips people care more about client satisfaction and are able to build long term relationships to the benefit of all parties.
Delivering Quality

McPhillips operate an ISO 9001:2008 certified Quality Management System to ensure they maintain their reputation for delivering high quality solutions on time, defect free and within budget. Maintenance of this quality is an ongoing process using continuous improvement techniques covering all aspects of the business.
Safety Ethos

McPhillips have achieved a strong safety ethos by developing an integrated approach through effective training and communication of risk awareness and management backed up by rigorous monitoring. Their strong record has been recognised for the last 10 years with RoSPA Gold Awards, in addition to this they have achieved RoSPA Presidents Awards in 2007, 2008 and 2009.

McPhillips’ performance has ensured that they have developed good levels of repeat business from a diverse client base including: The Highways Agency, English Heritage, Homes and Communities Agency, Telford and Wrekin Borough Council, Shropshire County Council, Staffordshire County Council, Wrekin Housing Trust, Severn Trent Water, British Waterways, Persimmon Homes, Taylor Wimpey, Toyota, Makita, Shropshire Star Newspaper and British Aerospace.
Contact Details

David Wauchope
Company Secretary
McPhillips (Wellington) Limited
Horton House
Hortonwood 50

Telephone: 01952 670440
Fax: 01952 670388