A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 2000 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 2000 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK

Built Environment and Water

Providing critical infrastructure for the future

nmcn operate nationally in two core sectors, providing critical infrastructure for the future. With 12 regional offices and workshops this enables us to provide a local service to our customers promoting sustainable working relationships.

We provide a complete service offering to the sectors we work in from conception to optimisation, delivering best value and innovation.

Built Environment

Constructing the great places of tomorrow.

Our diverse range of capabilities within the Built Environment include Building, Highways, Telecoms and Power & Industrial. The aim of the nmcn Built Environment sector is to connect people and places whilst providing amazing spaces to live, work, travel and enjoy.


Construction projects vary from complex multi-storey city centre developments to specialist refurbishment schemes within challenging live environments.

We deliver projects for the private and public sectors predominantly across the Midlands. Our focus is on collaboration and the enhancement of customer experience while we are trusted on our approach, experience and commitment.

We offer new build and refurbishment in:

● Social housing
● Student accommodation
● Health and primary care centres
● Commercial
● Education
● Residential developments



Delivering major transport and infrastructure projects nationally to drive sustainable development and economic growth.

Our comprehensive range of experience and expertise includes:

  • Early Contractor Involvement and value engineering
  • Design and construction of highway schemes to adoptable standards
  • Enabling and infrastructure works for development sites
  • Upgrades and modifications to the trunk and minor road networks
  • Maintenance and refurbishment of existing assets
  • Design and build of high-quality public realm schemes
  • Construction and refurbishment of bridges and structures
  • Environmental and flood alleviation works

Many of our projects involve complex logistical challenges, interfaces with multiple stakeholders and coordination with third parties. Adopting a partnering approach from the outset, we work collaboratively with both our clients and project stakeholders to develop optimal solutions that provide best value through reduced risk and efficient delivery.


We provide the management and delivery of national and regional network infrastructure to major communications providers.

This has included providing installations, improvements, repairs and 24-hour emergency response services to high-speed fibre networks.

We apply our expertise at each stage of the project lifecycle to ensure smooth delivery for our customers.

What we do
● Feasibility studies and site surveys
● Full network planning and design
● Special engineering difficulties
● Planning and construction phasing strategies

Power & Industrial

A new business unit offering to focus on the opportunities in these markets. Sector specialists with a strong delivery of design and build and turn key projects.

Asset Security

We provide a complete service including scoping, design, installation and commissioning of security systems and are the only SSAIB accredited construction company in the UK.


Engineering life's essentials

We provide ‘Full Asset Lifecycle Thinking’ across our projects, in both the clean and wastewater environments. Always ensuring we are supporting our customers with innovative outcome-based solutions and an exceptional experience. We currently deliver infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for 10 of the largest national water sector companies.

Asset Security

We provide a complete service including scoping, design, installation and commissioning of security systems and are the only SSAIB accredited construction company in the UK.

We are able to provide a “complete’ service to fully certify all of our security works as we are on the DEFRA certifier list. Our systems can be either standalone or fully integrated into an existing security system to give remote access via an Alarm Management Centre.

Civil Engineering

We provide civil engineering services to all aspects of the water sector. From construction of large scale sewage treatment works builds to Individual bases for mechanical and electrical equipment.

Our highly skilled site teams provide an exceptional service on site and ensure quality delivery that will as a minimum meet customer expectations.

Our civil engineering expertise can be combined with our design and mechanical and electrical offerings for turn key delivery of projects.


Our in-house design capability covers a broad range of disciplines including architectural, mechanical, civil, structural, electrical, ICA, chemical and process design.

This allows an integrated solution for our customers covering all disciplines and passing on the benefits of improved quality, reduced cost and efficient delivery. We build innovation into our designs enabling us to minimise cost, carbon footprint, health and safety risks and environmental impacts.

What we do

● Civil and Structural
● Mechanical, Electrical & ICA
● Chemical and Process
● 3D CAD & Laser Scan
● Autodesk Packages
● Navisworks Manage

Major Projects

Our Major Projects team have expertise in water, power generation, power distribution, waste to energy and infrastructure works for both public and private sectors.

Projects are delivered on both design and build, and build only basis this has included DNO substations, CHP plants, GIS/AIS switching station, wind farm connectors, steelworks, factories and flood defence works.

With a vast knowledge of the construction process, we bring together award-winning craftsmanship, expertise, specialist skills and dedication to each project.

Mechanical and Electrical

We offer a wide range of design and install solutions covering a broad range of mechanical and electrical solutions. We cover all aspects of water treatment whether this be clean or waste water including pumping. MCCs, odour control, power, heating, ventilation, fire and security systems.

To compliment our design and Install offering we also manufacture solutions in our off site build factory environment.

Off-Site Build (OSB) Solutions

We have gained market leadership status in the delivery of our off-site factory built and assembled solutions. Our in-house capability makes innovative improvements in quality, value and productivity. Off-site build drives standardisation, continuous improvement, optimisation and captures best practice.

What we do
● Booster Sets
● Chemical Dosing
● Fabrications
● Instrument Boards
● MCC’s and Control Panels
● Precast Solutions
● Pumping Stations
● Package Plants