Barhale is one of the largest privately owned civil engineering and infrastructure specialists with 40 years’ experience working UK-wide across the water, transport, built environment and energy sectors. Founded by our Chairman, Dennis Curran in 1980, the group was originally set up as a specialist tunnelling contractor. Whilst we retain our tunnelling roots, repeated success in several sectors of the construction industry has enabled us to expand our skill set and become one of the largest privately owned infrastructure specialists in the UK.
We provide design, construction and maintenance services to the following sectors;
We also possess a range of specialist skills to support our civil engineering and infrastructure activities including:
Barhale operate as a tier 1 partner for blue chip, regulated and private clients. We work as part of large frameworks, joint ventures and alliances, as well as on individual projects developing long-standing relationships based on Trust, Integrity and Pride.
In 2015 we celebrated the 30th anniversary of our Barhale Values. These Values have provided us with repeated success throughout our history and continue to underpin our Vision and Mission Statement. Creating a legacy by safely delivering infrastructure ambitions from concept to customer – supported by expert systems and processes, talented people and an engaged supply chain.
We employ a direct workforce of over 800 employees nationwide. We recognise that our business is only as good as the people we employ, which is why we value them so highly and invest in regular training and development, utilising our dedicated training facility in Walsall.