Sun Safety for Outdoor Workers

Hugh Daly, managing director of Equus Design & Build, is passionate about sun safety for his team following his personal battles with skin cancer and they are delighted to be supporting the British Skin Foundation in 2021. Hugh attributes his skin cancer to being frequently sunburnt in his youth while working on construction sites and […]

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Job Description Equus Design & Build **IMMEDIATE START AVAILABLE** Equus Design & Build are an equestrian specialist, full-service construction company, also undertaking residential projects in the Oxford area. The Equus team works on all stages of the construction process from the initial planning & design phase through to the final build. The team have a […]

Oxford Residential Project Update

We are delighted to have been awarded the contract for a local residential property refurbishment and extension project in Summertown, Oxford. The Property We are especially excited about this project and to be working alongside Riach Architects. We are elated to be selected for this development by the property owner, James Penny of Oxford’s premier […]

Equus Pleased to Offer KOMFORTEX® Surfacing Solutions

We are thrilled to be able to offer revolutionary KOMFORTEX® Surfacing Solutions on Equestrian construction projects here at Equus Design and Build. Available in a variety of styles KOMFORTEX® surfacing systems are the ideal floor coverings for all paddocks, open and free-runnings, stables and shelters, as well as for stable walkways, wash bays and entrances […]

CHAS Certificate of Accreditation

equus design and build chas health and safety

We are delighted to announce that Equus Design & Build Ltd have been awarded the Certificate of Accreditation from CHAS. For this award, we have demonstrated compliance with the CHAS standards, in line with SSIP Core Criteria and UK H&S Legislation. The rigorous process for certification is carried out annually to ensure health and safety […]

Equus Work with OTTO Sport the World’s Leading Experts in Ebb & Flow Surface Technology

Here at Equus Design & Build we are pleased to now offer the innovative arena watering, OTTO Sport Ebb & Flow system. Transforming the way that surfaces can be maintained, this forward-thinking system is proving to be very popular all over Europe and we are pleased to be able to facilitate this service, here in […]

New Project at Great Martin’s Farm

Great Martin's Farm plans

Work is well underway at Great Martin’s Farm previously called Zacara Polo Club in Berkshire. This exciting project promises to bring a slightly different horsepower to the polo grounds, with the new addition of a state of the art dressage facility. The build has been underway since January this year, with plans and designs being […]

Equus Design and Build Support British Skin Foundation

Construction image with British Skin Foundation logo

Equus Design and Build are delighted to support the British Skin Foundation. The BSF is a charity close to the company’s heart following Managing Director Hugh Daly’s personal experiences with skin cancer. Hugh shares his cancer story as a warning to other outdoor workers to take sun safety seriously and raise awareness of the risks. […]

Church Cottage Renovation

church cottage renovation grade 2 listed

Church Cottage was an exciting complete renovation project undertaken in Oxfordshire to restore a beautifully quaint cottage from the late 16th century. Church Cottage is a Grade II listed building with cob walls and a thatched roof, situated next to a church in the village of Kingston Lisle, near Wantage. Our team worked to sympathetically modernise […]

Residential Project in Oxford

residential project in oxford

Although specialising in Equestrian projects, we also offer our services to residential property in Oxford too. We have completed a variety of projects from full extensions to renovation of period properties. An Update From Our Latest Project Our latest residential project is situated in our hometown, Oxford. Long standing clients of Equus, the Coopers, contacted […]