What our clients are saying:

If A.C.T were defined in a dictionary it would read... A professional and approachable team who deliver construction projects on schedule and on budget, surpassing clients expectations. ACT make construction appear easy.

Dave Callan MRICS - Planit Chartered Architects

I am delighted with the changes you have made to the house the comments from family and friends are fantastic and it’s a credit to you and your staff thanks again.

Mrs Angela - Sunderland

We are realy pleased with the standard of the work and also the attitude of your employees we found everyone to be friendly helpful and professional the quality of the work has been very impressive.

Mrs Harrison - Herrington

The attention to the detail finish is a credit to you and your fellow workers.

Mr Scott - Gosforth

We are delighted with the excellent craftsmen and help your company have been very hard working and pleasant.

Mrs Lynn - Sunderland

A new house that is admired by all who passes by, a golfers lodge built to a low budget that now looks so proud over sharply golf course. Well done Alan I have more work for you.

Simon Weightman - Sharpley Leisure Ltd

I just wanted to say thank you so much for the job you did. It was a pleasure having you working in our home.

Mrs Wright - Sunderland

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A.C.T Construction offers a comprehensive new build, maintenance, refurbishment and emergency service, delivered through its own directly employed and highly trained workforce undertaking anything from small maintenance repairs to major construction projects.

A.C.T. Are a long established family run construction company who are strategically situated in their recently opened purpose built office and operational facility, working alongside its network of suppliers and contractors.

The business is complemented by specialists in design, engineering, architectural services and mechanical and electrical services.

A.C.T Construction is proud of their reputation within the domestic market and has been providing householders with refurbishment and extension works for over 15 years. We know from experience that satisfied customers are our future and almost all of our work is through repeat business or recommendation from satisfied customers, this is reflected in our customer’s assurance of excellence in service delivery and quality.

In 2011, A.C.T. Construction Services in direct competition with other construction companies were successful in securing Sunderland City Council’s Framework contract for Building Repairs and Maintence. This enables Council Departments and/or Schools to directly employ A.C.T. for works covered within this contract.


  • Project Brief
  • Design Service
  • Estimating Service
  • Contract Management
  • Health and Safety Support Team
  • Maintenance and Fabric Repairs
  • Improvements and Alterations
  • New Build
  • Domestic Extensions
  • Adaptions for the Chronically Sick and Disabled
  • All Small Works
  • 24 hour 365 days per year Emergency Cover
  • Quality Assured


A.C.T. Construction division can provide all your design, estimating and surveying requirements and offer advice on Health and Safety legislation, particularly with your responsibilities under the Construction and Design Regulation of 2007. We are also offering an estimating service for both the commercial and domestic sectors. We will provide estimates of any size for example £50.00 up to and above £2,000,000.00.

  • Advice on project concept
  • Design all construction elements
  • Advise on cost savings
  • Repair and maintenance service
  • Prepare calculation and drawings
  • Planning and building Control submission
  • Cost evaluation and feasibility studies
  • Impartial advice
  • Bills of quantities
  • Estimates
  • Quotations
  • Surveying/contract management service


A.C.T. Construction Division are a multi-disciplined construction company who will undertake any construction works from very small repairs to complex new build projects and everything in between. Providing expert support throughout the construction process including contract management and project delivery. All carried out by our in-house operational teams;

  • Building Fabric maintenance and repairs
  • Improvements and Alterations
  • New Build
  • Extensions Domestic/Commercial
  • Adaptions for Chronically Sick and Disabled
  • Health and Safety Support Team
  • Quality Assured


A.C.T. Construction has considerable experience of completing day-to-day repairs for domestic, commercial, public and school buildings. We directly employ a diverse range of trades who are experienced in all types of property repairs and maintenance. We are able to provide a speedy and efficient response for all maintenance and repair requirements via our dedicated helpdesk and communication system enabling operational teams to react rapidly to our customer needs.


A.C.T Construction offers a 24 hour emergency service with managers contactable and trained operatives able to respond to day or night emergency demands.


There has been a shift in policy towards care for people in their own homes; this does not include only the elderly or the frail. A.C.T. Construction has over the years worked closely with Local Authorities and private householders in providing alterations and adaptions to enable property occupiers better access, showering and living adaptions to maintain their independence for as long as practically possible.