Pension re-enrolment 2020

We have to re-enrol people into our pension scheme every three years. You can opt out, but it's a good way to save for your retirement.

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December payroll

VGC’s offices will close from Friday 20 Dec 2019 to Thursday 2 Jan 2020. Here are the payroll arrangements for wages over the holidays.

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December 2019 staff update

At our December staff update we watched VGC's 'year in review' video. The directors thanked staff for their good work during a tough year, and looked ahead to 2020.

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Happy Christmas from VGC Group

We wish you and your families a very happy Christmas and New Year. VGC's offices will close on 24 December 2019 and reopen at 8.30am on 2 January 2020.

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Defining Blue status for two major projects

Our teams on Thames Tideway east and Crossrail Bond Street station have achieved Costain's prestigious 'Defining Blue' status for exceptional performance

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M27 Women in construction day

James writes about the M27 Women in construction day, arranged by BMJV to discuss encouraging women to join the construction industry

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Shortlisted for CN Specialist Community Engagement award

VGC has been shortlisted in the Community Engagement category of the 2020 Construction News Specialists Awards for our 'Go beyond the gates' programme

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Graduate engineer now incorporated ICE member

Bob Hayre, who joined VGC's ICE-approved graduate training scheme in 2015, has achieved incorporated membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

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NEETs in construction – a study

Steve Sugden writes about his research on encouraging NEETs into construction: "Employers, supporting organisations and funding bodies should work together"

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Highly Commended for IRP Corporate and Social Responsibility award

VGC has won a Highly Commended IRP award for Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practitioner - for our 'go beyond the gates' programme

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Collaborative relationship charter for Heathrow

A new charter frames the way VGC, Danny Sullivan, Morgan Sindall and Heathrow will work together to create a positive local and UK legacy.

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Packed agenda at REC construction sector event

Ciara writes: I was delighted to once again chair the REC construction sector event in London on Tuesday 12 November. We had an absolutely packed and diverse agenda. The event kicked off with Lewina Farrell, REC lawyer. Lewina updated us on…

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