About Us

In 2012, when the UK business was formally established, high profile contracts were already being carried out across the UK. Examples can be found in our Case Studies Section. The company operates in all sectors of the piling market. Commercial, Industrial, Residential, Infrastructure (Road, Rail, Airports and Power, Gas, Chemical Installations).

The success of such a business venture required highly motivated and experienced staff passionate about geotechnical engineering. These criteria are met in abundance by the new Management Team, who between them, can boast over 100 years experience in specialist piling and civil engineering activities.

The Team

Adrian Norridge BSc
Operations Director

Alongside Martin, Adrian was integral in the establishment of the UK business and with his 27 years in both civil engineering and piling operations the business has grown from strength to strength. Adrian prides himself on finding the best fit approach for each individual client and their project.

Martin Kenwright BEng CEng FICE

Martin and Adrian continued their working relationship by establishing the UK venture. After 40 years in the ground engineering and piling industry, Martin took early semi-retirement from the MD role in 2016 and now contributes to the continued success of the business on a consultancy basis.

Jack Mitchell BSc CGeol FGS
Preconstruction Manager

In 2014, Jack brought his extensive technical expertise to the business. Focusing on a proactive approach to client’s needs, Jack develops innovative and efficient piling schemes which deliver value engineering and programme savings.

Paul Whittingham CMIOSH PIEMA
SHEQ Manager

Paul joined PJE in 2016 and has over 24 years of experience in the piling industry, construction and highways infrastructure. Paul was integral in the company achieving ISO 9001 accreditation and is currently helping the business work towards achieving ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.

Keith Murrell
Works Manager

Over 35 years, Keith has worked his way up through ranks of piling operations. Keith’s extensive knowledge of plant, equipment and construction processes enables him to lead and develop site operations.