Ernest Charles Jarvis, founds the company in Harpenden, Hertfordshire.
Our first housing development at Moreton Avenue, Harpenden.
Acquisition of a builders yard at 13 Vaughan Road, Harpenden.
Development of a building program for St George’s School, Harpenden.
First World War.
First contract for Rothamsted Research, Harpenden.
Development of the Harpenden Common estate – now known as West Common. The estate was opened up with the laying out of West Common Way.
Second World War.
First contract valued at £100,000.
Formation of Jarvis Heating.
First contract valued at £300,000.
Acquisition of the Plant & Transport Yard at Woodside.
The company celebrates its centenary with a ‘Party in the Park’ for all employees.
Launch of the Jarvis Centenary Scholarship in partnership with the University of Hertfordshire.
The company relocates to Waterside, a purpose-built head office.
Completion of the Heather Jarvis sports centre at St George’s School, Harpenden.
Completion of Prime Place, Cheshunt, which at the time was our largest project to date, valued at £22,000,000.