Welcome To Houghton Cox
Houghton Cox is a dynamic, specialist staffing business with a focus on delivering a high level of service to our customers both in the UK and Mainland Europe. We were founded on the principals of having a genuine interest and passion for the Engineering, Infrastructure and Construction industries through engaging with forward-thinking customers and candidates who are eager to add value in becoming future leaders in their fields.
Our customers are some of the largest names involved in the delivery of major projects in Rail, Aviation, Highways, Commercial & Residential Construction, Utilities, Nuclear and Energy.
We mainly focus on the following disciplines: Quantity Surveyors, Estimating & Commercial Managers, Construction Managers, Project Controls Engineers, Project & Programme Managers and Procurement Managers.
Our core philosophy of the recruitment process is simple:
KNOWLEDGE, HONESTY, INTEGRITY, REPUTATION and EFFICIENCY.
Latest News from the Industry
Van Elle boss says ‘we’re not broken’ after profit warning
by firstname.lastname@example.org (David Price) on 16th January 2019 at 1:14 pm
Van Elle chief executive Mark Cutler insisted the company is not “broken” after a profit warning wiped out a third of its market value this morning. […]
Bovis to beat 2018 profit expectations
by email@example.com (David Price) on 16th January 2019 at 12:10 pm
Bovis’ profit for 2018 will be ahead of market expectations, the housebuilder announced in a trading update this morning. […]
Balfour CEO criticises refusal to rule out no-deal Brexit
by Ian.Weinfass@emap.com (Ian Weinfass) on 16th January 2019 at 11:44 am
Balfour Beatty chief executive Leo Quinn has criticised ministers over Brexit uncertainty and its ongoing damage to the future of infrastructure projects. […]
Wylfa nuclear: Welsh Government seeks Westminster assurance
by Ian.Weinfass@emap.com (Ian Weinfass) on 16th January 2019 at 11:42 am
The Welsh Government has called on Westminster to provide assurances it is doing “everything possible” to secure investment in the Wylfa Newydd […]
Lagan Construction survivor sees off bank loan threat
by firstname.lastname@example.org (David Price) on 16th January 2019 at 6:45 am
Lagan Construction Aviation has seen off a threat to its ability to continue as a going concern by extending its banking facilities with a key lender. […]