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Colin Briscoe Construction Ltd is an established Civil Engineering and Building Contractor operating throughout the North West of England.

Civil Engineering


Reactive Maintenance

Who are Colin Briscoe Construction? Well we’re more than just one person now, employing a team of people, we’ve certainly grown from humble beginnings. Recognised within the construction industry as a well-established and reputable Civil Engineering and Building company, we’re based in Carnforth, Lancashire, and work predominantly across the North West of England on public and private sector projects varying in size and value. Since 1993, our ongoing investment in the training and development of our teams has been rewarded with loyalty and dedication from our employees, repeat business from existing clients, and introductions to new ones.

When working with us, you can expect our skilled teams to be accommodating and considerate when working on site, recognising the ongoing responsibility for you and your business to maintain standards. Nurturing long term relationships with our employees, clients and the wider community has created a well rounded construction company that is both ambitious and sustainable. 

Civil Engineering

Colin Briscoe Construction is probably best known for Civil Engineering, and since we started trading in 1993 we have successfully completed numerous technically demanding Civil Engineering projects across the North West of England.


Our clients

  • Booths
  • Costain
  • Cumbria County Council
  • Electricity NW
  • Equans
  • James Cropper PLC
  • Lancashire County Council
  • Lancaster City Council
  • Lancaster University
  • Lidl
  • National Trust
  • NHS
  • Peel Ports Group
  • United Utilities
  • South Tyneside Council


  • Excellent quality of workmanship, highly skilled operatives will do all jobs to a very high standard, work to solve problems and complete jobs to a high standard in a timely manner communicating well with technicians within the office. 

    Lancashire County Council Highways
  • Over the years Booths have had a great working relationship with Colin Briscoe Construction, the works are always done to a high standard, great communications from all involved and happy customers is all we can ask. The team provide a very good professional service and is a pleasure to work with.

  • As always the pre-commencement tasks were completed with diligence allowing station to procure all work order cards and permits to complete the tasks. The team deployed were in part new to site but followed all station protocols and regulations to the letter of the law whilst working diligently and expeditiously to complete the tasks, and ensured a high quality of finish was given on completion.

  • Colin Briscoe Construction were very professional and have delivered a project under difficult circumstances with the pandemic and poor ground conditions.

    Clifton Primary School
  • Briscoe’s worked well with us to understand how we used that section of the building and our client needs . The work was completed in a timely manner to a high quality. They were all polite, courteous and a pleasure to have in our part of the building .

    Cumbria County Council
  • Very professional throughout and the site manager ensured the clinical team were kept up to date at all times. The Briscoe team were professional, friendly and conscientious – following infection prevention guidance and often working in challenging circumstances as clinical work continued. 

    Morecambe Bay NHS Trust
  • Following the completion of the works at Heysham in the old Centrica building, I would like to pass on my personal thanks for the efforts that your team put into the project to make it a success. Following the unconventional procurement methodology, when I picked up the project, we agreed that the only way to deliver this project on time, was for a completely proactive and collaborative approach by both parties. Fortunately, this was done. The Colin Briscoe team, have been a pleasure to work with.

    Peel Ports Ltd
  • On behalf of Lancaster University Facilities, from myself and my colleague, may I extend our thanks to yourselves for the excellent work that they did on this project. As always, the whole team was professional, friendly and more than keen and able to be flexible to accommodate others and achieve an excellent end result. Thank you.

    Lancaster University


Colin Briscoe Construction employ staff across a wide range of trades, skill and departments. We pride ourselves in providing opportunities and being a supportive employer. We are always on the lookout for skilled and experienced people.

Please feel free to send your CV and cover letter if you are interested in joining our team.