Dawid Cloete

Dawid Cloete

  • Job Title: Construction Director
  • Qualifications: Degree in Construction - Honours (South Africa); Construction Management Degree (South Africa); Merlin Management; CITB SMSTS

Dawid has over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry, with a proven ability of delivery at a senior management level for new build and refurbishment projects through traditional, design and build and partnering routes.

Delivering clear, concise and fully considered communications using bespoke project specific common data environments and collaborative platforms, Dawid has been instrumental in the delivery of BIM enabled projects at site level. Through these experiences, Dawid has helped upskill internally, within client organisations and through the supply chain

Dawid natural leadership approach supports effective delivery of complex schemes where he leads the delivery team in value management and options appraisal exercises, bringing a vast wealth of practical and buildability expertise to the table.

The Flying Start Centre project at Bryn Deva School is my fourth experience of commissioning a new building. The service provided by representatives of Read Construction has been excellent. The result is a high quality, well-designed building with excellent finishes. The Flying Start Project are delighted with the finished product. Particular thanks to Dawid Cloete and Gareth Rowlands for all of their help and consideration of our needs....

Gill Harrison, Flying Start Project - Flintshire County Council1/6

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We have found Read Construction to be very professional, helpful and courteous. Their staff were proactive and thoroughly understanding whist undertaking several projects in and around the Trust. The quality of their workmanship was exceptional and their staff worked in an accommodating manner, which is a rare quality these days. Nothing was ever to much trouble for site Manager Dawid Cloete and he had the ability to make difficult tasks appear easy. These skills aren...

Colin Crosby - Director - Senate Ltd.2/6

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In 2009 the Archdiocese of Liverpool made the decision to build a new Church in Kirkby, Merseyside, to replace two existing Churches.  The contract for the new Church, and the refurbishment of the existing Presbytery, was awarded to Read Construction of Wrexham, who had not worked for the Archdiocese before. The construction of our new Church was a wonderfully positive experience from start to finish.  The team was led by Site Manager, Dawid Cloete, who not only showed tremendous...

Rev Andrew Rowlands - Parish Priest The Roman Catholic Parish of St Michael and All Angels3/6

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We have found Read Construction to be very professional, helpful and courteous.  Their staff were proactive and thoroughly understanding whilst undertaking several projects in and around the Trust.  The quality of their workmanship was exceptional and their staff worked in an accommodating manner, which is a rare quality these days. Nothing was ever too much trouble for site manager Dawid Cloete and he had the ability to make difficult tasks appear easy.  These skills aren't...

Nick Huband MIHEEM, MIMS - Head of Estates and Facilities. The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic and District NHS Trust4/6

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DGC worked with Dawid Cloete in his role as Site Manager on the above project, which commenced on site in November 2008 and was completed in February 2009. Dawid was organised and professional at all times.  The works were tidy and well managed.  Queries were presented to ourselves in a timely and structured manner, which demonstrated competence and instilled confidence. Dawid's proactive approach facilitated a good working relationship with ourselves and undoubtedly contributed to the excellent quality of finish...

Kevin Harrington - Design Group Chester5/6

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Dawid, as Site Manager of a new recently completed Tesco Express Store in Pensby, Wirral, is in our opinion and in the opinion of all members of the design team, one of the most capable, trustworthy and experienced building professionals we have had the privilege of working with. Dawid always looked ahead of the construction process/ programme which enabled the contract to run smoothly thus eliminating any potential abortive costs to his Employer and our Client and having the added...

Mike Redfearn Redfearn Morrison Thomas Chartered Quantity Surveyors6/6

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Dawid's recent Awards

Site Manager of the Year

Performance Beyond Compliance - Connah's Quay School

Innovation Award - Ysgol Ty Ffynnon

Regional Excellence - Ysgol Ty Ffynnon

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