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We are New Barton Contracts Ltd. Based near Plymouth, our skilled team deliver high quality dry lining, partitioning, suspended ceiling & fire protection services across the Southwest. Specialists in our field, we work for main contractors & commercial clients on projects in various sectors. Our services include:

Steel Framing System

Partitions and Drylining


Passive Fire Protection

Air Leakage Testing

Our Projects

Over the years we have worked across the Southwest on some of the most prestigious dry lining, suspended ceilings and fire protection projects in the region. We have built very strong relationships with main contractors on a range of commercial sectors. As a company we continue to grow and improve our practices with the support of not only our workforce but also our carefully selected suppliers, having handpicked some of the best manufacturers and distributors in the South of England to allow us to complete our projects to the high standards expected of our clients.

Oceansgate Phase 2,  Plymouth

Oceansgate Phase 2, Plymouth

Kier Group

Deaf Academy, Exmouth

Deaf Academy, Exmouth


Jaguar Land Rover, Taunton

Jaguar Land Rover, Taunton

Acheson Construction

Barnfield Gate, Exeter

Barnfield Gate, Exeter


Mental Health Unit, Torbay Hospital

Mental Health Unit, Torbay Hospital

Kier Group

Broadwalk House, Exeter

Broadwalk House, Exeter

WFC Contractors

Institute of Technology, Exeter College

Institute of Technology, Exeter College

Wilmott Dixon

EPIC, Paignton

EPIC, Paignton


Meet the Team

We are very lucky to have a team of extremely hardworking and dedicated staff. From the office to all our sites, every one of us ensures our dry lining, suspended ceilings and fire protection projects are delivered to the highest quality and in a timely manner. With years of experience between us all, there will always be someone within the company who can support or guide our customers with any queries they may have.

Justin Congdon


Kurt Brown

Senior Estimator

Helen Quartley

Finance Manager

Steve Simmonds

Fire protection & Air Leakage Manager

Joanne Martin

Procurement Manager

Jason Chitty

Quantity Surveyor

Dave Mann

Contracts Manager

Karl Blyth

PFP Manager

Our Accreditations

New Barton Contracts Ltd, work hard to maintain our accreditations and our approved statuses to ensure we are consistently achieving the industry’s standard.


We ensure our clients receive high quality dry lining, suspended ceilings and fire protection projects delivered on time and on budget. See below for what some of our clients have to say about us.

The team at NBC are dedicated and competent

“New Barton Contracts have been a member of our recognised ceiling installer partnership ‘EPIC’ for a number of years, installing our Saint-Gobain Ecophon ceilings and wall panel systems to the highest standard across a number of different sectors. The team at NBC are dedicated and competent with great customer service at the fore front of every project. No wonder they are one of the leading dry lining and ceiling contractors in the South West. We at Saint-Gobain Ecophon look forward to continuing our partnership with NBC delivering outstanding projects for many more years to come’

Matthew Davies, Divisonal Manager

Prestigious projects

Myself, along with CCF have been working closely together with New Barton Contracts for a number of years. Through our partnership we have supported New Barton Contracts to help them deliver a number of prestigious projects across the SW region in various sectors; from Healthcare and Education, Multiple Occupancy Developments through to helping deliver the UK’s first Passivhaus Leisure Centre. CCF look forward to supporting New Barton Contracts further into the future.

Allan Leaves, CCF

Contact us today to discuss your project