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Terry the tortoise comes home

Terry the tortoise, who went missing in early July from his home in west Hull, was rescued from the nearby railway and returned home by rail worker Alan Axon. Loving owner Tracy Taylor, who has owned Terry for 14 years,…
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Blog: Awards for National Grid team

John writes: Three men working for us on the north Deeside (Connah’s Quay) sub-station job have helped the site to win two safety awards. Connah’s Quay won the Best Project award and the EAC project won the 100% Safe award…
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Network Rail STAR award for Crossrail Anglia

Network Rail has given a STAR award to VGC for work on Crossrail Anglia. The prestigious award was presented by Fenton Newport, Network Rail programme manager for Crossrail Anglia, during the project’s safety ‘Step up’ meeting on 1 July. VGC…
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Heena was very professional and thorough, and understood our requirements well. The service is brilliant and very professional. I deal with many agencies and in all my time here, VGC is one of the best.

Contractor’s responsible engineer - Costain Ltd

May I take this opportunity on behalf of the project team to thank you for your team’s professionalism in assisting us from the early stages right the way through to the present in delivering long welded rail in the south east.
In particular, trying to arrange site visits around our line blocks, weekends and nights, and Adam’s and Austin’s teams on the ground. They are always there to explain and advise.
We hope to be working with you all in the near future.
Please forward this email to those concerned.

Construction manager south east - McNicholas

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