COVID-19 absence reporting and sick pay (SSP)

COVID-19 coronavirus: guidance for staff on absence reporting and entitlement to statutory sick pay (SSP) if you are ill or asked to self-isolate.

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Martyn Price to judge the Balfour Beatty Brathay Apprentice Challenge

Workforce development manager Martyn Price MBE is one of the judges in the Balfour Beatty Brathay Apprentice Challenge on Tuesday 8 Sept.

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Thank you, Aaron

Earthworks ganger Aaron Strovers received an award from client BBV for his safety-cautious approach on the M4 smart motorway works.

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Recruitment webinars

Our series of recruitment webinars shares future opportunities at VGC. As construction works ramp up across the UK, we are keen to grow our team.

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Congratulations to Ben on completing his apprenticeship

Sellafield carpenter Benjamin Moore has completed his Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Wood Operations, gaining his NVQ.

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Our coronavirus office procedures to keep everyone safe

We are re-opening offices fully for all staff from 1 September 2020. We have new control measures to ensure our offices are safe places to work.

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Company staff meeting 13 August 2020

We held our first ever online staff meeting last week. Staff joined in on MS Teams from around the country. Watch the recording highlights: Executive chairman Sean Fitzpatrick welcomed everyone, especially our new starters. Managing director Laurence Mckidd described how…

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Beware of coronavirus scams

Criminals are exploiting the coronavirus outbreak - UK citizens have lost over £7 million to coronavirus-related scams. Here are some of the latest.

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Hobbies, music and nature make you happier

Research results show that taking up a hobby, being outside close to nature, and listening to music can all help make people happier.

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Construction Leadership Council site operating procedures

The Construction Leadership Council has set out new site operating procedures to keep construction sites operational wherever it is practical and safe.

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Safe working during coronavirus – overview

Safe working information for all VGC staff working during coronavirus - to keep yourself, your colleagues and your family safe.

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Competency cards during the coronavirus outbreak

Information on renewing CSCS, Sentinel, SSSTS, SMSTS and London Underground competency cards during the coronavirus outbreak

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