Cakes for care as team supports Macmillan

By Sales Ledger, Penny Owen On 29 September, we will once again be coming together to help support and hopefully make a difference to the lives and families of people living with cancer. Last year we raised £717 pounds and this year we are looking to double the figure! All of the money that we...... Read more

Hats in the air as Chris Ingham completes his diploma!

My HND journey is complete! After five years of hard work and studying I am delighted that I have achieved a merit in my HND on Construction and the Built Environment. Having started at the company 16 years ago as an apprentice joiner, I was determined to be successful and the best way to do...... Read more

SHEQ Manager, James Rolt, discusses his important role within the committee

I joined the company in January 2016 as safety, health, environment and quality manager. I work very closely with my colleague, Glyn Neasham our regulatory affairs manager, who recently helped to relaunch the SHEQ committee. My role involves regularly carrying out site audits and gathering data on the company’s safety, environmental and quality performance. This...... Read more

Supporting our local food banks

A massive thank you must go to all colleagues, subcontractors and stakeholders who put their support behind our administrator, Cheryl Richmond’s call-to-action by donating goods to Newcastle Food Bank. Following a radio appeal, Cheryl brought the initiative to the team’s attention after hearing that it was struggling to meet increasing demand with 800 people through...... Read more

Project Manager, Keith Sherwin passes on the CITB baton

They say that a change is as good as a rest. For that reason I have stepped down from my position as chair of the CITB’s regional training group to become vice-chair. After a year at the top, I thought it would be a good idea to allow Alan Chapman of Matthew Charlton Slaters to...... Read more