Best Large Commercial Project
W B Simpson and Sons Midlands are proud to announce that they were presented with a ‘Highly Commended’ Award in the Best Large Commercial Project category for our Three Snow project in Birmingham. The award was accepted by our Managing Director Anthony Parrott.
Three Snow Hill in central Birmingham is an ultra-modern 17 story 38,000m2 office building, mainly occupied by BT as a regional hub. The project was completed on behalf of BAM, ADT and Overbury.
W B Simpson and Sons Midlands had previously been involved in Snow Hill One and Two and are proud to have carried out the tiling work on all three elements of this prestigious development, maintaining an excellent working relationship throughout each phase and completed to the satisfaction of both contractor and client.
Trainee Tile Fixer of the year
Our Apprentice Tiler Alfie Hill won ‘Trainee Tile Fixer of the year at this year’s TTA Awards. Alfie is a valuable and well-liked member of our team, both helpful and reliable in always, a true credit to the tiling industry and W B Simpson and Sons Midlands.
Alfie joined the Company in 2020 as an Apprentice and has been studying Wall and Floor Tiling at South and City College, Birmingham. He has represented W B Simpson and Son Midlands on many significant projects, including Dudley’s multi-million-pound leisure centre, this includes a 25-metre, eight lane swimming pool, a teaching pool with spectator area, sauna, as wells as a gym and fitness suite; and 103 Colmore Row, 26-story, contemporary design commercial building in the heart of Birmingham.
Alfie is proving to be a skilled tile fixer, he is continuing a third generation of tilers, following in the footsteps of his Grand-father and Father, John Hill Junior and Senior. These both also being highly skilled tilers, have worked for W B Simpson and Sons Midlands on various high profile and prestigious projects. This year they all attended the TTA Awards evening celebrating Alfie’s win.