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About Us

Fifields Construction is a professional construction company based in the South West of England.

Established for over 20 years, we have built a strong and reputable reputation across many sectors of the construction industry with a proven track record for delivering high quality projects to clients throughout the South West from our Head Office in Exeter and our new office in Taunton.

At the core of Fifields Construction, is a team of experienced management professionals and highly skilled tradespeople who share the same values and believe a collaborative approach is key.


Our team have established strong relationships with our supply chain, including architects, surveyors, sub-contractors and suppliers.

Understanding our clients needs is a priority and we work hard to exceed expectations by delivering projects on time, within budget and to the high standards we pride ourselves on.

Our Team

Fifields Construction is led by Managing Director, Dave Hitt and Director Mike Vanstone.

Dave and Mike have more than 50 years’ combined experience in the industry. Before moving to Fifields Construction, Dave spent many years as a contracts manager with Hodges & Bridle, whilst Mike was a senior estimator for ROK.

Since joining Fifields Construction in 2014, Dave has maximised repeat business and secured new clients growing the business exponentially. His high attention to detail ensures processes meet standards and remain consistent.

Dave is supported by a team who share his dynamic, straight talking and client friendly approach.

Please visit our team page for more details of our team.

Health & Safety 

Health and Safety is a vital part of every contract we undertake.

We operate within the guidelines of all industry standards and our dedication to effective training and the highest levels of health and safety is backed by the many accreditations we hold, including Safe contractor, Constructionline Gold and AC/DC.

We employ independent safety advisor (BSG) The Building Safety Group Limited (BSG) who carry out regular site inspections and assist with ensuring our business always remains compliant and safe, regardless of project size.

All of our site managers hold CiTB SMSTS, first aid and scaffold inspection qualifications and all site staff (including managers) hold valid CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) cards.

We are committed to investing in training and all staff regularly update their qualifications to ensure we meet and exceed industry standards.


The Environment

Fifields Construction recognises that our activities have an impact on the environment, and we are committed reducing our carbon footprint as much as possible.

We operate an in-house environmental management system which is based on the standards set out in ISO 1400. We recently applied for the Green Accord Certification and were awarded the “superior level”.


Green Accord is an environmental accreditation by Exeter City Council. It is recognised by many Local Authorities and Public bodies that evidences green business practices utilising a self-assessment that is clear, with easy to implement actions.

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Charity & the Community

All of us at Fifields Construction take our role in the community seriously, not just as a company but also as individuals. Many of our staff have been involved in numerous charity events over the years, including Exeter’s Race for Life, Hospice Care’s Neon Night Run and supporting CLIC in both the London and the New York Marathon.

Fifields Construction are also proud to sponsor Help for Heroes through MOTO’s ‘In The Community Initiative’

A big football fan, Dave Hitt has been involved in many local football clubs as both a player and a manager over the years. Along with many of our staff, he is a keen supporter of Exeter City Football Club and Exeter Chief’s.

In support of our local sports, Fifields sponsor the 1st Men’s team at Alphington Football Club. We were also proud sponsors of the Premiership League Kicks Programme in 2019 for Exeter's leading health and well-being charity 'City Community Trust'.

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