The multimillion pound development will provide a vibrant and thriving new community that is complementary of and integrated with the adjoining neighbourhoods.
Appointed by Miller Homes and Redrow Homes, the initial contract includes the foundations for 243 new homes, on-site infrastructure works and an extensive upgrade to the existing highways, comprising of new roundabouts and road junctions.
Michael Lambe, Director, M. Lambe Construction, said: “Derby has one of the fastest growing economies in the UK, driven largely by a thriving manufacturing sector. It also possesses a highly skilled labour force, making it the number one choice for some of the world’s leading hi-tech, advanced manufacturing businesses, including: Toyota, Rolls-Royce, Bombardier and more recently Airbus.
“We are delighted to be part of the construction team that will deliver some of the new homes needed to keep a pace with the ongoing economic growth.”