Ashwell Construction Ltd was established in 2018 and through controlled sustainable growth has secured a number of projects each up to the value of £2.7 million in the housing, commercial, utilities and agricultural sectors.  From our base in Suffolk, we cover East Anglia for civil engineering and groundwork.  We also operate nationwide with regard to the energy and utilities industry.

The business has a clear and simple objective which is to deliver both a quality service and end product to its clients while operating within a safe and healthy working environment.  This is executed by ensuring and investing in suitably trained, professional and technically skilled personnel both on-site and in the office.  We always endeavor to serve our clients’ needs by executing projects to the highest standards, delivering excellent cost value and by meeting all construction programme requirements.

Russell Tampion
Operations and H&S Manager

A Civil Engineer with a BENG (Hons) in Civil Engineering. 

Russell trained within the Highways department at Suffolk County Council, followed by 15 years at Sizewell B Power Station; initially on the construction and then followed by civil, mechanical and electrical contract management.

Russell is responsible for Operations and Health and Safety. Working closely with the team to ensure the timely return of contracts and efficient management of projects. Russell's main focus is on the continued and successful growth of Ashwell Construction.

Robert Sturman
Commercial Manager

As Commercial Manager, Robert’s main responsibilities are work winning, surveying and buying.


He also takes a keen interest in ensuring that Ashwell Construction delivers its promises made at the tender stage and ensuring the company’s customers are happy with performance onsite. By working closely across all departments as a business, Ashwell Construction can ensure that its customers have continuity throughout their dealings with the company.

Jason Elvin
Senior Contracts Manager

Jason has worked in the construction industry for 29 years, following a varied career as a Ground Worker, Pipe Layer, Machine Operator, Site Manager, Assistant Contracts Manager and Contracts Manager.


Jason currently oversees all of Ashwell Constructions Housing contracts.

Danielle Shawki
Senior Quantity Surveyor

Danielle has a total of 9 years’ experience working in the construction industry. Danielle obtained a 1st Class BSc in Construction Management, along with an Outstanding Achievement Award.

After 5 years of working with Main Contractors, she made a career change and begun working in the groundwork sector. Danielle has progressed from an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to Senior in the last 4 years.

James Laughlin
Senior Estimator

James has 24 years’ experience in the civil engineering industry.

After starting his career as a Mains Layer he quickly progressed through the ranks from Trainee site engineer, Engineer, Land surveyor, Site agent, and Contracts Manager.

James has worked on and priced works in a wide variety of sectors including, Housing, Commercial, marine, highways, waste, environmental and utilities.

Mark Peck
Utilities Manager

Mark Peck is a versatile and accomplished individual with 35 years' experience in the utilities and construction industry.

Starting with just a shovel to the present day where he's involved with all aspects of the job: the pricing of projects, to site and project management, while guaranteeing H&S is kept to a high standard while ensuring projects are run on time and to budget.

Will Kellett
Senior Engineer

Will joined Ashwell Construction as a Site Engineer in 2018, having started his career back in September 2012, during this time he gained a degree in Civil Engineering.


He was then appointed as the company's Senior Engineer in early 2019, where one of his roles is to mentor a team of Engineers who are committed to working to a high standard.

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Ashwell Construction Ltd is registered in England as a private limited company

Registered No: 11350802

Registered Office: Walsham Le Willows, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP31 3AJ