Congratulations to business improvement manager, Katy Henderson, for being shortlisted in the Emerging Business Improvement and Transformation Leader category at the BFQ UK Excellence Awards. Katy has made a significant contribution to the operational excellence that Skanska, in joint venture with Costain and Strabag, is achieving to deliver the HS2 main works project.
The Emerging Business Improvement and Transformation Leader award recognises individuals at an early stage in their careers who have made an exceptional contribution in their organisation. They must have demonstrated the potential, ability and ambition to go above and beyond to drive change and transformation within their business.
Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 16 May 2019. Good luck to Katy!
Using a unique #carbon dashboard, Carbon Manager Conor McCone is driving innovative ways to reduce project carbon emissions and costs. “People in our industry are used to talking about cost, rather than carbon, but the two are often linked,” he says. Full story on Conor, our approach and how it is helping us and our clients reduce #carbonemissions:
We welcomed the #GreatOrmondStreetHospital Young People’s Forum to site to see our project progress. After a tour and lots of challenging questions, they, thankfully, gave us a good report. Looking forward to seeing them again when we complete our works this year. #Buildingwhatmatters
Sharing some love on #Valentine's from Stockholm New – a new landmark we are developing and building that will transform an industrial area into a new hub for creative companies. From Skanska, with love ❤️
A warming Arctic means adjusting how and where to build, leading to this replacement of 60 homes on Svalbard. “It is very good to get a permanent home again, a house that is safe,” says Nils Lorentsen, whose previous home was damaged by a 2017 avalanche. Read the full story: