• To meet changing client requirements Fitzgerald developed a design and construct capability, offering clients a ‘turn-key’ solution for the delivery of complex infrastructure schemes


  • Alex Fish joins the business as Operations Director


  • The business is acquired along with its parent company Thomas Vale by Bouygues Bâtiment International
  • The business undertakes its first significant housing scheme, a design and construct project at Silverwoods Park, Kidderminster


  • Fitzgerald Contractors Ltd once again became a wholly independent company following a buyout led by Managing Director Nick Coley


  • Turnover reaches record levels at over £33 million
  • Fitzgerald Contractors partner with St. Mary’s Hospice as their chosen charity and complete the first ‘Treecycling’ scheme, raising £5,555


  • Fitzgerald Contractors are appointed by Birmingham City Council as one of its preferred highways improvements contractors for the following four years. Fitzgerald Contractors are one of only two contractors who are appointed under all four lots of the Framework, which is estimated to be a £200m works programme


  • Fitzgerald are awarded ‘The Birmingham Business Charter for Social Responsibility’
  • The award recognises companies who have not only acknowledged the importance of corporate social responsibility, but have committed through an accredited action plan to help improve the economic, social and environmental well-being of Birmingham’s citizens


  • Named in the prestigious annual Financial Times ‘1,000 of Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies’
  • Fitzgerald grow capability in the retail sector to take on larger contracts, successfully completing Bicester Village highways scheme – at a value of £9.1M is our largest project undertaken to date


  • Fitzgerald reaches the platinum anniversary of 70 successful years in business with the milestone being reached as a result of the passion and commitment of our past and present employees
  • Following an online industry-wide vote the company wins the Construction Enquirer’s ‘Best Specialist Contractor to Work With’ Award
  • Fitzgerald Contractors continues to support Birmingham St. Mary’s Hospice as their charity partner. The annual ‘Treecycling’ campaign whereby Christmas trees are collected in the West Midlands area for a donation from residential properties raised over £70,000 in 2018, and in the last 5 years Fitzgerald have helped to raise over £200,000 since we became involved