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Main Contractor

If you require a main contractor for your building or construction project, Finedale Construction are here to help! Our main contractor service covers all types of large construction projects, from new builds to large scale refurbishments across Lincoln and the rest of the UK.
Our team of dedicated builders and designers have extensive experience as main contractors in commercial and residential projects. We work closely with clients and architects to provide tenders under fully transparent construction contracts, ensuring flexibility whilst remaining on time, to standard, and within your budget.

We manage every project with the same drive, flexibility, and attention to detail. So if you’re looking for a professional, honest, and dedicated main contractor, let's work together.

Building projects we cover as main construction contractors

Finedale Construction specialises in building projects of £2 million and above, for residential and commercial properties. 

As the main construction contractor, our multi-disciplinary teams can:

  • Work within different frameworks and submit tender bids

  • Provide a full set of main construction contractor services

  • Add in additional design and specification services

Our building contractor process



Starting your new construction project should not only be extremely exciting, but it should also be a smooth one. The importance of hiring a reliable main contractor cannot be stressed enough, as forward planning is essential for maximising your investment. You need to ensure that you have a suitable budget, a creative design team and a workable schedule that looks to the end result. 

By choosing Finedale Construction as your main building contractor, you’ll be ensuring that all critical tasks are complete to make sure your construction project is in the best possible position for success. Our team has years of experience in carrying out pre-construction planning for both residential, commercial and refurbishment works, including elements such as:

  • Healthy and safety construction phase plan

  • Full cost analysis

  • Bill of quantities and set up budgets 

  • Surveys 

  • Full project scheduling and timelines

  • Full compliance with planning conditions and building regulations, liaison will all required  professional bodies 

  • Sub-contractor tender packages and pre-start meetings with subcontractors

  • Procurement forecast

  • Engagement with warranty professionals

  • Utility engagement and liaison

Our team can also offer additional elements of the pre-construction phase, such as pre-planning advice and guidance, all ensuring your project is fully ready for commencement. 

Main Contractor Lincoln
Main Contractor Lincoln

During construction 

As the main contractor for your construction project, it is our responsibility to manage, plan, monitor and coordinate all building site works. We also strive to ensure that health and safety on site is adhered to at all times. With our team of in-house professionals and trusted and approved sub-contractors, we’ll keep tight control of schedules in the ever flexible construction process, whilst ensuring quality, budget and safety standards are all at the forefront of our approach.

With our years of experience completing full construction projects for both residential, commercial and refurbishment works,  Finedale construction handles everything from start to finish, liaising with you every step of the way. 

Our Construction services cover the following:

(arranged as part of our standard process)

  • Logistics plans

  • Competitive tendering of work packages to our supply chain

  • Site coordination of ALL work activities

  • Full Compliance with Health and Safety requirements

  • Quality control at every stage of the construction process

  • Programme management and reporting

  • Full budget management

  • Witnessing and testing processes

  • Liaison with the planning officer

  • Liaison with Building Control and Warranty providers

  • Full snagging processes completed

  • Completion and handover processes

  • Handover of Operating & Maintenance  (O&M) Manuals


Additional elements we can offer:

  • Discharge of final planning conditions

  • Early sectional completion of areas 

  • Marketing suites and facilities on site 


Once construction is finished and the building is fit for occupation, we’ll hand over to you a flawless finish that will exceed your expectations. You’ll receive a fully comprehensive health and safety, operations and maintenance manual with all details you need to know, in addition each property will be left with a complete 'property particulars' pack, which will ensure each building occupier has the necessary information to answer most, if not all of their questions. Our post-construction services cover the following: ​

  • After every property is completed, it is inspected by our own quality inspector before hand over

  • 12 months warranty on the build

  • Guaranteed two check-ups to address any issues that may arise during your warranty period

  • Dedicated point of contact for all enquiries and/or issues

  • Each property is delivered with comprehensive information packs 

  • Assurance that all planning conditions are checked off and certification is closed 

We’ve worked with clients as the main contractor on projects of all sizes across Lincoln and the UK

With over 40 years experience in the construction industry, Finedale Construction has worked as the main contractor on a variety of building projects and sites in Lincoln and across the UK.

Our team manages every project individually, providing you with the very best expert advice. We’re committed to being fully conversant with current health and safety and building regulations via ongoing communications with LABC and other professional bodies. Through our quality control, we ensure that your project is delivered to a high standard which meets your total satisfaction.

Environmental sustainability

We recognise the impact that main contractor work and construction has on the environment, and as a result, we strive in all our main contractor works to integrate an awareness for the wildlife around us. 

In each development, we can provide and install insect hotels, hedgehog houses and bird boxes that are self-maintaining and act as an educational opportunity for everyone. In some previous developments, we’ve built allotments that homeowners can access and run as part of a wider community.

Our Team

We’re a family-owned business that believes in forging strong, respectful relationships with our clients, staff, suppliers, contractors and professional bodies to ensure professional standards are maintained throughout. As the main building contractor, we operate a preferred subcontractor scheme that allows us to monitor and assess health and safety as well as the quality standards we expect for all our projects.


Looking for a main contractor? Get in touch!

If you’re looking for a professional and trustworthy construction firm to be your main construction contractor, then look no further than Finedale Construction. Our flexibility and ability to stick to deadlines and budget are the reasons why so many clients prefer our main contactor services over our competitors.


If you’re interested in discussing your latest construction project with us, or you want us to submit a tender bid, please get in touch. We’d be thrilled to hear from you, or better yet, work with you!

We are always on the other end of the phone if you need advice and support on any related topic. 

Main Contractor Lincoln
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