ABBEY is a Northern based multi-disciplinary construction consultancy with UK wide coverage.
The team at ABBEY boasts a wealth of skills, knowledge and experience within their growing workforce, and pride themselves on excellent project delivery.
The team at ABBEY has a proven track record of success in the range of specialist services provided to Clients throughout the UK. With a motivated, ambitious and results driven set of employees, the team at ABBEY pride themselves on excellent project delivery and have a proven track record of success in all the services ABBEY provide.
ABBEY base their success on building strong client relationships; providing technical support, expert knowledge and experience on all types of projects, to ensure that client requirements and expectations are achieved.
ABBEY boasts an enviable client list, from large household names, to small-medium enterprises and individual home owners.
ABBEY believe that client focus is key, striving to provide a professional, innovative and complete range of property and construction related services, throughout the UK.
Graham Holden is the Managing Director at ABBEY and one of the original founder members of the company. Graham’s background is in architecture and design, qualifying as an Architectural Technician in 1981 before transferring and expanding his skills into Building Surveying, Contract Supervision and Project Management, whilst moving into senior operational roles with the National and Provincial Building Society and Abbey National. Over recent years, Graham has focused his attention on more specialist areas, qualifying in Access Consultancy following post-graduate education at the University of Portsmouth; attaining membership of the Faculty of Party Wall Surveyors; studying building pathology and focusing on the provision of expert witness reports, including the resolution of boundary disputes and access agreements, and becoming a registered Fire Risk Assessor following training at the BRE. Graham is currently being assessed for membership of the RICS using their Senior Professional entry route. Graham continues to lead the ABBEY team from its Head Office in West Yorkshire.
Raymond Bone is the Health and Safety Director of ABBEY. He holds a Master’s Degree in Occupational Health and Safety Management along with a Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Management from the University of Hull, United Kingdom. Raymond joined ABBEY in 2016 and oversees the CDM Consultancy and Health and Safety advisory services throughout Europe. In 2014 Raymond set up his own Health and Safety consultancy – Bone4Safety, and was responsible for all health and safety management including specialising in the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 & 2015. At present Raymond lectures on year 2 and 4 of the BSc Degree at the University of Hull, and is a Chartered Member of IOSH (The Institute of Occupational Safety and Health). Raymond actively promotes Health and Safety through membership of IOSH Council, Chair of the IOSH Consultancy Group, Chair of the IOSH Humber Branch and Chair of the Association for Project Safety (APS) Yorkshire Region, and has recently been invited and joined the Board of Directors for the APS.