NPORS success to help women into the construction industry

Valentina, Jennifer and Dana have passed their NPORS plant and vehicle marshal training and are set for a great career in construction.

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Empowering people, behaviours and decisions

At VGC we empower our people to develop behaviours and make decisions that align with our competency framework and support our values.

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Defining Blue status for Tideway team

Our team working on Thames Tideway east has achieved Costain's prestigious 'Defining Blue' status for exceptional performance for the whole of 2019.

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Another successful week of virtual work experience

45 students joined VGC's "inspiring" April virtual work experience, which they said was "a fantastic opportunity", "very worthwhile" and "fun".

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West Midlands construction gateway training

We are pleased to be playing a key part in a new six-week pre-employment construction gateway for new entrants to the construction industry.

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Welcome Andrew O’Callaghan, contracts director

We are delighted to welcome Andrew O'Callaghan to VGC Projects as contracts director, to work closely with managing director Jacques Kriel.

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We’re an approved Kickstart employer

We are pleased to have been approved for new Kickstart government funding to support young people into long term work in the industry.

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Why make safety personal training is important to me

Richard writes about delivering make safety personal (MSP) training to 200+ people since January 2020 on Balfour Beatty sites across the UK.

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Mayor opens new Solihull office

We were delighted to welcome Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street for the official opening of our new office in Solihull.

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International Women’s Day 2021

For International Women's Day, we celebrated some of the excellent women who work for VGC as technical, engineering, office and site staff.

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National Apprenticeship Week

Workforce development manager Martyn Price MBE writes about National Apprenticeship Week and the opportunities to grow people's careers.

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M4 work experience confirms Valentina’s career choice

Valentina's work experience placement helped her to see what the industry is like, before committing to a new construction career.

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