Josh Dunlavy joined Adderstone Group in June 2021 as Director of Construction, to oversee the company’s expanding Construction Division.
Josh joined Adderstone Construction from Newcastle City Council where he was responsible for capital projects delivery across the city’s Education estate, working on a mix of pre-con, new build and refurbishment schemes.
Prior to this Josh worked for a number of blue chip construction companies including Sir Robert McAlpine and McLaren, where he was instrumental in the delivery of high value
schemes in sectors including leisure, retail, manufacturing and education, most notably; expansion to the region’s two biggest shopping centres Metrocentre and Eldon Square for retail giant intu, the build of a £100m Premier League FC training ground and a complex £35m refurbishment for a Formula One team.
Josh’s appointment as Director of Projects sees him return to his roots of contracting. Josh studied a BSc in Construction Project Management at Northumbria University and has a keen interest in sustainable construction and renewable energy.