Mike Newcombe started off as an apprentice in Painting and Decorating, Mike started his own company in 1976 J & M Decorators, employing 12 members of staff, specializing in the refurbishment of hotels, restaurants, banks, and offices.

Turnover has grown steadily from £500,000 in year 1 to a projected turnover of £ 4-5 million in the current financial year.

Due to the increase in volume and extent of works Mike established Newgate Construction Ltd to specialize in providing a quality management service to the construction industry. Mike is responsible for the management of the company, providing overall direction and responsibility to all projects irrespective of size.

  • In 2000 John Macdonald joined the company as Commercial Director, John is responsible for the implementation of office and site systems, all aspects of the procurement process and site construction, financial controls. Since he joined the company with new contacts being made by all partners, with the company steadily expanded each & every year.
  • In 2001 Steve McGuinness Joined the Company as Chief Estimator & is in charge of all aspects of estimating & sending all necessary S/C, supplier & general enquiries & to carry out final adjudication with directors.
  • In 2008 Newgate Construction Ltd have been successfully trading for 10 years, in which the growth in business has grown steadily.
  • In 2014 Newgate successfully started their biggest project to date, with the refurbishment of an 88,000 sq ft. warehouse facility with a contract value of £ 2.1 million.

The client base has grown significantly and now includes major blue chip organisations. Repeat business now generates a significant proportion of the Company’s work.

The management team has a wealth of experience, which is demonstrated by the previous projects contained on this website.

Our key staff are involved from project introduction/conception, through where required design development, on-site construction and completion, managing quality, programme & cost control.

Newgate Construction is absolutely committed to delivering quality in both products and service; we operate set procedures throughout the process of costing, tendering, construction and post contract.

The ethos of the company is one of trust, respect, quality, and performance.