Bill Kear – Managing Director
Bill set up the company in 1972 and offered operated plant hire with a single JCB. Through his hard work and commitment and a background in minor engineering and groundworks, this is now a diverse, family run business providing expertise to deliver projects in a timely and professional manner. In the Equestrian sector, he applies his first-hand knowledge to the job, drawing on experience as organiser of Borde Hill Horse Trials and his qualification as a BE Course Builder, and his involvement as Senior Master and founder of the Kent & Surrey Bloodhounds.
William Kear – Director
William joined the family business in 2005 with a background in groundworks and landscaping. Now with ten years’ experience on a broad spectrum of construction projects, his knowledge has strengthened in all aspects of groundworks, rc substructure and superstructure management. His technical knowledge, familiarity of current health and safety legislation and ability to communicate our client brief to all levels of construction personnel – always re-emphasising team work – has enabled him to successfully deliver complex projects to completion within timeframe and budget.
William’s role of managing multiple contracts has widened his experience and strengthened his skills to provide professional results.
Warren Blanchard – Estimator
Warren joined Bill Kear’s in May 2017. He has 14+ years experience in all forms of groundworks, drainage and surfacing.
Warren’s role involves site visits, client liaison and pricing of works.
Louise Davidson – Contracts Administrator and Health & Safety Co-ordinator
Louise joined the company in 2015 and brings with her secretarial experience working for Asset Managers and Building Surveyors within the property asset management company of Friends Provident and from working as a Health and Safety Co-ordinator for CITB. Here she oversees the planning application process for our equestrian clients, administration of contracts, client liaison and co-ordination of Health and Safety for projects. Louise is also responsible for our website.
Luan Stevens – Administrator
Luan joined the Company in December 2017 and is a vital link in co-ordinating the Highways Accident & Emergencies which we respond to within a 2-hour or 24-hour deadline. Luan organises our ditching, grass cutting and gritting schedules, liaised with clients and assists in the day-to-day running of the office.