FORS Gold member and tipper haulier P J Brown (Construction) has gone into administration. The administration follows the closure of construction sites across the country in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, which has hit the sector’s supply chain hard. The Crawley-based firm, which has an operating licence for 79 vehicles, has appointed joint administrators Nicholas Cusack and David Perkins of Parker Andrews and Andrew Andronikou of Quantuma. PJ Brown (Construction) was launched by Peter Brown in 1980. Brown is […]
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