Our Approach

About us

Harris is a family owned Construction business that provides bespoke solutions to major blue chip customers throughout the UK. Harris has expertise in Industrial, Commercial, Retail & Leisure and Accommodation sectors. We aim to conduct our relationships with trust and honesty, behave with integrity and strive for quality.
OUR VISION

Our Vision is to maintain a sustainable business for generations to come by making decisions that support our long-term aims rather than short term gains.

We are committed to:

• Putting our customer’s at the heart of everything we do;
• Strong leadership, governance and financial security
• Investing in technology and talented people with the right attitude;
• Ensuring no reliance on any sector, customer or employee; and
• Building responsibly.

Our Approach

Harris promote industry best practice to minimise health and safety risk, the impacts of our actions on the environment, and in the communities that we work in by our commitment to considerate constructors scheme, promoters of construction logistics standards for construction clients to manage work related road risk and our support to building a fairer system to eliminate modern-day slavery in our construction supply chains.

Our core values

harris actively subscribe to a set of Core Values and these are adopted and promoted across all of our businesses. They underpin the way in which we conduct our business, interact with our clients and operate as individuals or teams within harris. The values also relates to our Code of Conduct, which provides guidance for everyone at harris cm in relation to the standards that the Company expects in the conduct of its operations.
QUALITY

We strive for quality & excellence in all that we do, delivering quality building experiences for our clients within budget & to agreed timescales.

COMMITTMENT

harriscm continually demonstrate our deep sense of personal responsibility & project ownership.

PROFESSIONAL

Working in accordance with the CIOB Chartered Builder Code of Conduct & also ensuring that a high proportion of construction staff are professionally qualified.

RELATIONSHIPS

We build exceptional relationships with our colleagues and with our business partners. The only way to deliver on our promises is to be truthful & honest in what we say & do. So we give straight, open & honest answers to peoples questions. We keep them informed every step of the way & never dismiss them.

INTEGRITY

Creating transparency in our business practices, honouring our commitments & doing what is right.

GOING THE EXTRA MILE…

harris believe that it is important to be part of the community; we have a policy of using local labour & materials wherever possible, helping to create a positive economic impact. We actively encourage staff involvement with schools, colleges & universities & we support charity & fundraising initiatives where possible. At harris cm we offer annual apprentice opportunities & mentor students from local universities to encourage young people into the Construction Industry.

Our accreditations and awards