Company Profile

Formed 19th March 1963, Breheny is one of the largest family owned civil engineering companies in the UK and is included in the NCE Magazine’s Top 100 Civil Engineering Companies list, 2017.

We have developed to provide civil engineering services to almost two thirds of the country from our offices in Suffolk, Yorkshire, Cambridgeshire, Kent and Oxfordshire.

Since our creation, we have worked on diverse, award-winning projects across England, covering many different specialisms of civil engineering. We are experts in highways and bridges, river and marine, utilities and energy, rail, and environmental sectors. Our directly employed workforce and owned plant and fleet allow us to be operationally resilient, proactive and continuously improve our high standards.

Our Values:

  • We value our people, customers and suppliers
    We treat our people fairly and equitably
    We want our people to enjoy their work and progress their careers in a stable, safe environment
    We seek repeat business from customers
    We develop good relationships with suppliers
  • We have respect for the community and environment
    We minimise our impact on the environment and the communities in which we work
    We support community projects that involve our employees
  • We believe in openness and honesty
    We comply with all applicable law
    We work as a team with our customers
    We keep our people informed of developments within the Company
  • We take pride in what we do
    We do everything to the highest possible standard
    We reinvest profits to maintain an extensive and modern plant fleet
    We continuously improve our performance

“Breheny is a family business that builds long term relationships with its customers through the quality of its workmanship and the excellent service it provides.” – John Breheny, Chairman.