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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Seeing the positives at a challenging time

Ciara writes about seeing the postives at this challenging time, including finding new ways to work which may transform flexible working in the future.

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Working from home

VGC people across the country are working from home to support our workforce and clients during the coronavirus outbreak.

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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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Our communications during the coronavirus outbreak

During the coronavirus outbreak, we're sending regular communications to all staff, as well as using our website and social media to keep everyone informed.

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What will the new immigration system mean to our industry?

Ciara explains concerns about the impact of the new points-based immigration system: "migrant labour is not the same as cheap, unskilled labour."

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2019 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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Proud to support the People Matter charter

On 21 January 2020, VGC took part in the launch of the Supply Chain Sustainability School's People Matter charter in Birmingham

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Patrick’s work is highly commended

At the staff awards in October 2019 Patrick Alexander, IT service desk analyst, was highly commended for his dedication to keeping all our computers working. ->...

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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 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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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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