DCL and our project Houlton School was featured on BBC’s Dom Digs in 2021 on BBC One.

More here: Dom Digs In, Series 1 (Shortened Versions), Construction


In 2023 DCL picked up a double award at the FIS awards for our SFS works on Kenilworth secondary school and the molecular Science building at Birmingham Uni. DCL won both SFS awards on offer this year.

Read the complete awards here: Spec Finish Contractors Awards 2023


DCL has secured our largest project to date for a new client, Winvic Construction. Holloway head Birmingham is a 28-month project with a combined package value of £8.2 million spread over four separate blocks.


In 2022 DCL won the FIS plastering award for our 3.5 million project at Houlton School in Rugby Warwickshire.


DCL provided 52 operatives over two days on the DIYSOS Big build Corby last week.

“I’m pleased that DCL are in a position to help out an amazing cause. I’m very proud that we managed to complete our workings in record time ensuring the following trades have the time to provide an amazing finish for an amazing family”

BBC News Report DIY SOS Big Build Corby


Due to DCLs continued success with McCarthy’s they have managed to secure our 7th Teamsport project in a row.

Managing director Jon Jacznik said “its clear that we understand what the client expects and always aim to deliver this, its clear from the number of projects we have secured with John and the team we are on the right TRACK”

Pebble Mill

Due to DCLs input into a program & sequence change on this project Morgan Sindall managed to hand the building over to the client four weeks ahead of program.

Project manager Lee Dobs stated “DCL were vital in enabling us to achieve this improved handover date”.

Morgan Sindall Award

DCL were awarded Morgan Sindalls reginal H&S award in May 2019. DCL were issued this award due to our fresh thinking and positive attitude to health and safety.