100% across the board in Achilles B2 Audit

Office Manager, Marie Errington Hodgson Sayers is externally audited approximately nine times a year which includes an annual audit from Achilles. The basis of the Achilles B2 enhanced audit is to demonstrate third party validation of the company’s internal management systems. By undertaking a B2 audit, we are able to demonstrate and confirm our credentials...... Read more

Down with the old and up with the new!

By contracts manager, Peter Condren In my previous blog I reported on the progress taking place on the substation in Jesmond and whilst it is getting demolished – others are being built in Chester-le-street, Ponteland and Bedlington to update the network for our client and their customers. The team is installing new equipment to strengthen the...... Read more

Starting the year with a bang!

By contracts manager, Peter Condren Since the beginning of the year, Hodgson Sayers has been in the process of demolishing a derelict substation located in Jesmond, Newcastle, which we believe originated in the 1930s. The building has reached the end of its lifespan and is now showing signs of structural failures to key parts of...... Read more

Fun of the Fair – but with a serious message

The Social Values committee has yet again given its support to a careers fair for residents of Your Homes Newcastle (YHN). We have a long standing relationship with YHN and wanted to help offer advice to anyone looking to progress their skillset and to help provide a stepping stone to get back into employment. Held...... Read more

Chris Ingham is like the cat who got the cream as he shares his career journey

I recently completed an HNC at New College Durham in Construction and the Built Environment but my time with the company goes back to when I was a 16-year-old milk boy. It was at that time the opportunity literally came knocking for me! I delivered milk to residents within Burnopfield. One of the houses belonged...... Read more