Construction PR agency

Is your PR and marketing team building your reputation

outside of the construction site?

Are you shortlisting PR companies to help you strengthen relationships with stakeholders?

Key traits that will help you include an integrated approach to your PR and content for construction. This means one or more tactics such as social media (organic and paid), media relations, and offline marketing to help showcase your company in the best light possible.

PR for construction could involve media relations targeting trade media, blogger outreach, paid social media promotion, social media training, PR for SEO, news articles for your website, and email communications.

Whatever tactics we use, rest assured they are implemented strategically and effectively to deliver you the best results.

 

 

 

 

 

Construction PR

Outwrite is an award-winning firm with vast experience in delivering construction PR aligned with overall objectives: they make a real difference to your project, in both B2C and B2B sectors.

With all the knowhow and skill that comes with years of experience working in news, our team of trained journalists and PR and social media specialists can help you enhance your reputation by targeting the right audience for you.

Whether you’re tendering, topping out or handing over the keys, bringing in a specialist construction PR agency means you’re working with a safe pair of hands that isn’t going to waste time getting to know your industry.

Stakeholder relations

Influencer relations

Content marketing

Social media (inc. training)

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Media relations

Podcast

Video for PR interviews

Email marketing

Digital PR

“Outwrite has embedded itself into our organisation and given us a much higher profile that is helping us achieve our business objectives. 

“Your contacts and ability to place items in national trade media is invaluable.  The BIM feature you wrote, and your timing of its placement in national press, when we were trying to position ourselves as the leading indigenous company in Wales to have accreditation, proved beneficial to the business.”

Chris Wynne

Managing director, Wynne Construction

Examples of our PR for construction

National coverage for a civil engineering contractor

News-style video for the construction of a modular build

Expert commentary in a key trade publication

Testimonials

“We have started being invited to tender against national household name competitors where we wouldn’t have been considered in the past."

Mike Caulfield, managing director, Caulmert

“Outwrite delivers tangible benefits to our work on renewable energy projects throughout the UK. The team’s contacts, skills and experience in renewables PR are very impressive. They consistently get excellent results.”

John Dielhof, managing director, Jones Bros Civil Engineering UK

“The media training session helped us understand the key dos and don’ts as well as provided us with vital interview practice.

“Our team are now more confident when put in front of the news camera or asked to go on the radio.”

Ceri Davies, project manager, Grŵp Cynefin

Why you should choose Outwrite as your construction PR agency

Example industry award wins

Some of the brands we’ve worked with

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The building blocks of an effective integrated PR campaign

We create a campaign tailored to your business objectives

“I thought a construction PR agency just tackled media updates. So what does Outwrite’s PR activity entail?”

Outwrite integrates all communication channels to make sure you get the best bang for your buck. We don’t work in silos and our PR solution is tailored to each individual business’ goals and objectives.

In a nutshell we use the PESO model, which focuses on paid, earned, shared and owned media.

This means your PR campaign could involve media relations targeting trade media, blogger outreach, paid social media promotion, social media training, PR for SEO, news articles for your website, and email communications.

PESO model for a digital PR agency

PR and content for construction

Influencer relations

We can also help identify local and regional influential individuals and organisations, such as business leaders, lobbying groups, business representatives such as the British Chamber of Commerce, and politicians and councillors.

This will assist in building local profile but also in testing local sentiment as part of public engagement, or if you have inquiries or consultations to deal with.

 

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Media relations

Outwrite has built relationships with journalists at the top trade magazines as well as national and local press, which means we’re able to get your project and brand the attention it deserves from the people you want.

 

Community engagement

But it’s not just about getting positive coverage in the media.

If you need to take your project directly into the community, we can assist with engagement opportunities such as exhibition events or develop and produce print newsletters that actually get read.

Knowing how to connect with the community can be the difference between a development securing planning permission or failing at every hurdle.

 

Brand journalism and content marketing

Brand journalism, or using your own communication channels, is a vital part of the PR mix to achieve desired results.

You have your own audience, whether it’s on social media, your website or email marketing, and we will work in partnership with you to make the most of these platforms to build and enhance your reputation.

Tactics include web-only news, social media training, social media campaign delivery, paid social media and e-newsletter support.

In addition, it may be advantageous to carry out PR news interviews and share the footage online.

 

PR for SEO

Being visible in Google’s search results is often a key goal for many brands. Did you know integrated PR and SEO work hand in hand?

Digital PR boosts websites naturally and organically – both of which are loved by search engines.

Whether it’s fresh content, brand engagement or incoming links from trusted third party sites, pull the power of the PR into your SEO to supercharge results.

 

Issues and crisis communications

Whether it’s a purely online reputation management concern, or a full-scale crisis involving the media, a swift and effective response is crucial to limit any negative impact.

Planning at the outset and conducting media training will also place you in the best possible position to confidently handle any scenario.

 

FAQs

What are the benefits of a specialist construction PR agency?

A specialist firm with the right knowhow and experience can hit the ground running and be working full-tilt on your project from day one, whether it’s PR for civil engineering, architecture or any other part of the industry

What are the benefits of PR and communications for the construction sector?

Using an agency that’s a specialist in PR and content for construction can improve your company’s visibility and stature and get ahead of your competitors when it comes to tendering. We can also help you get ahead of the story with positive awareness raising and good consultation when it comes to getting projects off the drawing board and onto the ground.

Does Outwrite look after B2C and B2B communications?

Whatever your needs and whoever your customers are, we can help you reach them, in whichever way suits you best, be it through the local, national or trade media, through boosting your own website through the rankings with great content, or growing your reach through social media.

I have an issue or crisis – can you help?

Outwrite is a trusted crisis communications agency which includes online reputation management.

Whatever your issue is, we can help you turn it around.

Do I need a construction marketing firm or a construction PR company?

Construction PR companies like Outwrite offer much more than B2C or B2B construction marketing services.

As well as PR and media services, we can provide content and social media as part of a marketing plan, plus training to make the most of social media and news opportunities.

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