Arque PEOPLEQuite simply, our people are what makes Arque different.
Every member of the team is dedicated to providing the best quality work, ensuring your project achieves the highest standard.
WIth a rich tapestry of over 30 years in managing construction projects for various large-scale companies, Bernard brings a wealth of seasoned expertise to every endeavour. He founded Arque with a vision to infuse a more personal, cooperative approach into the building of quality projects, establishing a reputation for steering contracts to timely and budget-accurate completions with a professional, amicable approach. A full member of the Chartered Institute of Building, Bernard seamlessly intertwines industry standards and innovative practices.
Bernard finds solace surfing the North coasts of Devon and Cornwall, embracing the ebb and flow of the waves as a refreshing counterpoint to the structured precision of his professional world.
Navigating operations at Arque since 2016, Nigel brings 25+ years of expertise in managing construction projects with a meticulous, client-centered approach. His porfessional journey, woven through numerous notable local building companies exemplifies a commitment to delivering contracts both punctually and within budget. Away from the structured world of operations management, Nigel embraces the challenge and exhilaration of marathon running, where his discipline and endurance are tested and showcased on a different kind of track. He also warmly serves as the Boardroom Host at Exeter City Football Club.
Boasting 30 years in the construction industry, including 14 years at Arque, Martyn exemplifies mastery in steering small works and contracts to successful completion. His deep-seated knowledge and an unwavering commitment to client satisfaction ensure projects are not only brought in on time and budget but also exceed client expectations. Martyn holds esteemed qualifications, such as an Advanced Carpentry Certificate and the CITB Construction Site Safety Manager's Certificate, solidifying his reputable stance in managing contracts adeptly, while meticulously aligning client visions with tangible outcomes, ensuring fruitful and mutually beneficial project collaborations.
Efficiently managing projects at Arque, JJ integrates impeccable planning and a high level of organization, a dedication to detail inherited from his tenure in Aerospace R&D, where precision is paramount. His meticulous attitude seamlessly translates to delivering high-value projects across Devon. While professional achievements keep him on his toes, JJ finds serenity in Devon's moors and beaches with family, and thrill in wakeboarding and skiing, weaving a balanced tapestry of disciplined work and cherished leisure.
With over two decades in construction, Rob is an astute contracts manager. His expertise lies in handling diverse projects with precision, ensuring client satisfaction at every juncture. His organisational acumen and exemplary communication skills set him apart in the industry. Outside of his proffesional sphere, Rob is a passionate rugby enthusiast. He relishes cycling through the scenic vistas of Devon, immersing himself in its pristine beauty.
Lloyd boasts a decade in estimating and 4 years in on-site operations, offering a rich understanding of varied industry sectors. His keen eye for detail and dedication to precision produce top-notch, cost-effective estimates. He ensures accurate cost projections while maintaining the end product's excellence. Outside of work, he's an avid runner and manages Sandford Football Club.
Health, Safety and Compliance Manager
Becky has accumulated a wealth of experience in the finance field. She's characterized by her meticulous attention to detail and an unyielding commitment to ensure the company's financial stability. Supported by her prestigious FMAAT accounting qualification, Becky has consistently showcased her proficiency in maintaining balanced books. Outside the realm of finance, she passionately runs her own bookkeeping business and deeply values the quality moments spent with her family.