McNicholas’ Glasgow office held a charity day on Friday 28th April in aid of Guide Dogs Scotland.
In support of Mental Health Awareness Week running from the 8th – 14th May 2017, McNicholas have taken this important Health and Wellbeing subject onto the road, as part of our annual Lookout for Safety roadshow, to raise awareness about mental health and its role in our Wellbeing. Our interactive presentation includes sharing an understanding of what mental health is, why it is important, what influences our mental health and where to turn to for advice and guidance if need be.
McNicholas has been selected as a finalist in the category Sustainable Contractor of the Year in the 2017 Construction News Awards. This year the Construction News Awards are celebrating their 21 years of commending the very best contractors in the UK.
The energy and utilities sector requires 221,000 new recruits by 2027, in order to provide the essential services its customers seek and the infrastructure the UK needs for its economic growth. Industry leaders have come together, as the Energy & Utilities Skills Partnership, to build and launch the first ever joint Workforce Renewal and Skills Strategy for the sector.
We are delighted to announce that in 2016, for the second consecutive year, we achieved more than 4,000,000 hours safe working, further extending our record in 2015 of working to avoid any harm to members of the general public, our supply chain and our employees.
The Winter edition of our in-house 'Connections' magazine is now available. Click on the link below to read about our latest awards, collaborative working relationships, employee updates and work in the community.
On the 5th December 2016 the Alliance was delighted to be awarded the UKPN Capital Programme & Procurement (CP&P) ‘Project of the Year 2016’ Award for their successful delivery of the Beaulieu Park 132kV Diversions scheme in Chelmsford. The award was made by Nirmal Kotecha, UKPN’s Director of CP&P.
McNicholas’ management systems have recently been recognised by our external auditors ISOQAR, as amongst the best in our class.