Morgan Ashurst

Industrial placements

Company information

  • Industry / nature of work undertaken
  • Full service construction business, from small works, repair and maintenance services to large-scale complex projects across the airports, commercial, defence, education, healthcare, industrial, leisure and retail sectors.

  • Locations
  • Throughout the UK

  • History
  • Part of Morgan Sindall plc, a top UK construction and regeneration group which operates through five specialist divisions of fit out, construction, infrastructure services, affordable housing and urban regeneration.

  • What is your company's involvement with Oxford Brookes University?
  • Morgan Ashurst has undertaken several projects at Oxford Brookes University. We usually will make the effort to visit the university to conduct placement interviews with students who are interested.

  • What do you think is the value, to business in general and your company in particular, of being involved with Brookes?
  • It is an investment in future talent.

  • What do you think is the value to Brookes of being involved with your company?
  • Work related experience which is of major benefit to the students.

  • How do you think students benefit from being involved with your company / doing work experience with your company?
  • It gives them a better understanding of the industry.

  • What are your impressions of Brookes in terms of how the university relates to industry/business/employers?
  • Very good.

  • How do you rate Brookes students/graduates?
  • In my experience they are very good.

  • What do you think Brookes students/ graduates bring to a company and to the work-place?
  • Willing to get involved and learn.

Further placement opportunities

  • Is there an opportunity for a follow-on placement?
  • Yes

  • Name of person to contact
  • Mark Dyer

  • Contact email address
  • Mark.dyer@morganashurst.com

  • Contact phone number
  • 023 92 585100

STUDENT PLACEMENTS

Matthew Liggett
Luke Plumridge

EMPLOYER PROFILE

Morgan Ashurst

Name

Morgan Ashurst

Address

2nd Floor, East Wing, 69-79, Thorpe Rd, Norwich NR1 1UA

Size of company

+2,000 UK employees

Website

www.morganashurst.com

Associated course

Construction Project Management