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DPOW Grimsby – shortlisted for LABC Awards

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We are delighted to confirm that the Key Worker Accommodation project at the Diana Princess of Wales Hospital in Grimsby...
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National Apprenticeship Week in Liverpool

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What a week!! We interacted with over 1900 early careers apprentices during National Apprenticeship Week in the Liverpool and Wales...
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Rowan View – Shortlisted for the Design In Mental Health Awards

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We are delighted to confirm that our Medium Secure Unit project, Rowan View has been shortlisted for the Design in...
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Rowan View – progress on site

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In February, I had the pleasure of a site visit to the newly named Rowan View project (formerly Merseycare) and...
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Topping out ceremony at Kaplan

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On a beautiful sunny day in Liverpool, we held the official topping out ceremony at Liverpool International College, part of...
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Cathedral Archer Sleep Out – cheque donation

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In September 2018, staff from Kier Construction Northern and Kier Services took part in a second sponsored sleep-out with the...
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Connah’s Quay High School – completion of phase 1

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The project at Connah’s Quay High School started in the summer of 2017 with an enabling works package to relocate...
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RICS Awards 2019 North West – Windmill Green shortlisted

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We are delighted to confirm that our Windmill Green project at Mount Street in Manchester has been shortlisted for the...
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Activities at 11 York Street

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The team at 11 York Street in Manchester have been busy with community events / support since the project began...
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RICS Awards 2019 Yorkshire and Humber – Astrea Primary School shortlisted

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We are delighted to confirm that Astrea Primary School has been shortlisted in the RICS Awards 2019. The project has...
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Heron House Eco Committee

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The Kier CSR and Environmental teams have been back to school promoting biodiversity. Riverview Primary School, which is local to...
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Construction students work experience in Flintshire

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A group of Construction students from Coleg Cambria have been busy painting fences and benches, plastering walls, tidying the gardens...
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North West Saving Lives

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Christmas fundraising in Manchester

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Christmas Dinner Support at Ellsmere Port

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Kier is the first company in the built environment sector to support 16-25-year olds that have spent time in care...
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Careers talk at St Leo’s and Prescot Primary Schools

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We are delighted to be involved in the creation of Shakespeare North Playhouse, which is an iconic new theatre and...
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The Red Box Project at Rhyl School

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Heather Shafer, Project Administrator, at Rhyl School became involved with the Red Box Project a few months ago. The charity...
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CSR Activities in Liverpool

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Time capsule buried at Blackrod Primary School

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TO BE OPENED IN 2068 R&M Developments kindly donated a time capsule to Blackrod primary school to celebrate the successful...
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Kier Scape Awards

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At the recent Kier Scape annual awards, we were pleased to receive two rewards for our north west hub recognising...
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Official Opening at Diana Princess of Wales Key Worker Accommodation – The Roost

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On the 3rd December, the official opening ceremony was held for the Key Worker Accommodation at Diana Princess of Wales...
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Opening doors to opportunities in Rhyl

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The new Christ the Word Catholic School is being built by Martin Walsh and the team to replace the neighbouring...
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Huntington Primary School Completion

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  We handed over our project at Huntington Primary school on the 25th October to a delighted Client and Headteacher....
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Column signing marks our 1000th Scape project

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Last week we held a steel signing ceremony to mark construction progress at Flintshire Adult Day Care Centre – the...
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York Hospital Endoscopy Unit – progress on site

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Work started on site at the end of January 2018 to build the new Endoscopy building over the top of...
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LABC National Award Winner

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We are delighted to confirm that the Chester Theatre project has been successful at the recent LABC Awards in London....
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Scape Project Completions

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Year 3 for Scape was an excellent year with 11 projects awarded totalling £27m against our target of £25m awards....
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LRCG Trade Workshop

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The LRCG (Liverpool Regeneration Contractors Group) Supply Chain Special Interest Group recently facilitated their first Trade Workshop in the City....
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Contract Award : Limecroft SHALD

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Kier has been appointed by Oldham Council to construct a new £4m supported housing scheme which will be the first-of-its-kind...
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Forces In Construction Event

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As part of our commitment to our Armed Forces Covenant, we identified an opportunity to support ex-services personnel in North...
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Flintshire Adult Day Centre – Elfed School Careers Event

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The Kier Construction team at Connah’s Quay and Flintshire Adult Day Care were delighted to share their knowledge and experiences...
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St Mary’s School, Malton – steel signing ceremony

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Kier has marked a major project milestone at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Primary School, Malton. To recognise the completion of...
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Official opening at 6 Great Marlborough Street

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Kier were delighted to attend the official opening at Marlborough Street (6 GMS) on behalf of Manchester Metropolitan University. The...
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Success at the CIOB CCISY Awards 2018

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Kier Construction Northern attended the annual Celebrating Construction in South Yorkshire Awards on the 12th October at Cutlers Hall in...
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Support from The Kier Foundation to Palmerston School

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Following the completion of Palmerston School in 2017, Wayne Blair (Project Manager) and the supply chain team supported a charity...
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CSR Update – Yorkshire

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Official Opening of Q Floor at Sheffield Hallamshire Hospital

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On Thursday 27th September the Chairman of the Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Tony Pedder OBE, unveiled a plaque...
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NWCH Site Visit to FA Parklife Simpson Ground

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Following a request from the North West Construction Hub (NWCH) to all Framework Partners to accommodate a site visit, Kier...
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CSR update – Liverpool

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The summer months have been a hive activity for the Liverpool office and site teams. Some of the things they...
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Astrea Academy – completion of Primary School and progress on Secondary School

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September has been a busy month in Sheffield for Kier staff working on the two schools. A great effort by...
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Steel Signing Event at Rhyl Catholic School

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Progress at Christ the Word Catholic School, which will house 420 pupils aged 3-11 and 500 pupils aged 11-16, has...
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Have a Go Event – Manchester

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We teamed up with the North West Construction Hub and their contractor partners on the 5th July to deliver a...
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Cathedral Archer Sleep Out

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On Friday 14th September, nine members of staff from Kier Construction and Kier Services took part in a sleep-out in...
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‘The Big Thank You’ in Manchester

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Back in June, an event was held called ‘The Big Thank You’ aimed at celebrating the great work being done...
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Work experience in Liverpool

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We have always supported students looking for work experience but in July we have surpassed our targets and supported over...
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Official opening at Liverpool College

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On the 12th September, The Mayor of Liverpool, Joe Anderson OBE cut the ribbon at the official opening at Liverpool...
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Celebrating Construction in South Yorkshire Awards

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We are delighted to confirm that we have been shortlisted for 4 awards at the Celebrating Construction in South Yorkshire...
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St Albans Place, Leeds – Progress on site

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Works at the St Albans Place project in Leeds are progressing well and on target to handover on the 29th...
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Career Collaboration

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Kier House in Speke provides a wealth of construction skills and expertise and is the location of Kier Construction North...
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Gaining experience in Construction in the North West

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Kier have over 2000 different roles and to demonstrate this we supported five 15 years old students from Neston High...
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FA Parklife – Charity Football Tournament

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The project team working on the FA Parklife sites for NWCH Framework partner, Kier, have been busy working to raise...
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Gay Pride in Liverpool

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Liverpool Pride brought together all members of the community, creating a festival of inclusion. The theme for the 2018 festival...
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Work Experience Placements in Yorkshire

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On the 2nd July to the 6th July, the Leeds office was joined by two young people on a work...
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CSR Update – Yorkshire

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Open Doors leads to Apprenticeship In March, Kier took part in the annual Build UK ‘Open Doors’ week. One of...
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Kier 2020 Summit Challenge

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As part of the Kier 2020 Summit Challenge, we decided to climb Whernside by the Yorkshire team and Snowdon by...
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Awards won in July 2017

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We are delighted to confirm that we have been successful with the following awards in July 2018; North West Regional...
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Mersey Care Medium Secure Unit – Take Three Girls Event

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Three women from Mersey Care’s medium secure unit new-build project were in the spotlight for a school careers showcase to...
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CSR Update – Connah’s Quay

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Connah Quay’s school site have supported another young person into the construction industry to gain an apprentice position. They offered...
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Epic bike ride for prostate cancer

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On the 1st of June a group of people, including Kier employees, staff from HE Simm and friends, took part...
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Turf cuttting ceremony at Rhyl School

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The Bishop of Wrexham, Rt Rev’d Peter M. Brignall, invited guests to a turf cutting ceremony at the site of...
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Challenge to support RNLI

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In June 2018, Ben Bolton and Will Moss from the Liverpool Office took part in reaching the three highest peaks in...
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Charity fun day at Heron Eccles (FA Parklife)

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On a lovely sunny Saturday, we were delighted to hold a fun football day at the Parklife Heron Eccles Site...
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Supply Chain Engagement Event – Shakespeare North

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Kier Northern recently hosted a Supply Chain Engagement Event at the Suites Hotel in Knowsley. This was to fulfil a...
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Creating a legacy at Huntington Primary School

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We have been busy in the Cheshire countryside building not only a fantastic new primary school for 420 children in...
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£29.5m Student Accommodation contract award

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We are delighted to confirm that our Manchester office has been selected as preferred bidder for the construction of the...
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Enterprise Advisor and Career Mentor at Ecclesfield School

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In March, Pre-Construction Manager, Kevin Watson, took up the post of career mentor at Ecclesfield School, supporting three pupils interested...
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Double Royal visit to Kier sites

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The Queen and the Duchess of Sussex visited two Kier projects on their first royal engagement together on Thursday 14...
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Procure North West Framework

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We are delighted to confirm that Kier Northern have been awarded a place on the new Procure North West (Build)...
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Apprentice at FA Parklife

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Adam Hughes is a local resident from Garston and he showed an interest construction concentrating on groundwork. He joined the...
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Transformation in Knowsley

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In May we supported the National Probation Service based in Knowsley, who supervise female offenders across Merseyside. Most of the...
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Shakespeare’s Globe in the North

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Shakespeare’s Globe in the North NWCH Framework partner Kier were delighted to support Liverpool Light Night on 18th May LightNight...
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Astrea Academy – steel signing event

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Parents, pupils and staff of the new Astrea Academy in Sheffield signed the steel frame of the building at an...
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6 Great Marlborough Street – Stakeholder Launch Event

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Last month, the Kier project team working on 6 Great Marlborough Street, had the privilege to introduce the fabulous new...
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CSR Activities in Liverpool

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Huntington Primary School On the 18th April, Dan Hampson (Senior Site Manager) and Kieran visited the existing primary school assembly...
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Connah’s Quay – Apprenticeship and Careers Fair

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Apprenticeship Name: Sam Scott High School: Castell Alun Age: 17 Lives: Hope, Flintshire Programme: Traineeship Construction Academy Dates: 15/01/18 -...
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NWCH Digital Event

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Back in May Andy Radley (Group BIM Director) and Garry Bowker (Pre-Construction Director) attended the NWCH Strategic use of BIM,...
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Walking with the Wounded – Gateman at Heron House

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The Manchester office have supported Walking With The Wounded in the North West for a couple of years now. We...
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North West Regional Construction Awards 2018

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We are delighted to confirm that the following applications have been shortlisted for the 2018 North West Regional Construction Awards;...
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Bolt Tightening Event at York Hospital

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York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has marked a significant milestone in the building of its new £10 million extension...
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Cathedral Archer – painting project

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Following on from our charity sleepout and continued support to The Cathedral Archer Project, we were asked by the charity...
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‘On top of the world’ at Kaplan in Paddington Village

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     Progress is underway on the construction of Liverpool International College which is in the heart of Paddington Village. The...
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P21+ Mersey Care Mental Health Unit

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Over the course of the last 4 years we have worked with Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust to develop their...
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Blackrod Primary School – Safety poster competition

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In January Chris Gregory (Project Manager) and Dale Capstick (Trainee Site Manager) took Kiera in to meet the pupils of...
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Considerate Constructors Awards

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We are delighted that our project for TfGM Bolton has been awarded a Considerate Constructors Silver Award.   The second...
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CSR Update – Yorkshire

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Mock Interviews at Abbey Grange Academy In February, following recent presentations by Enterprise Advisor Julie Steward and further supported by...
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Bolt tightening event at Turton School

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Turton School is currently undergoing a multi-million pound extension and modernisation project. Work started in January 2018 and just before...
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Supply Chain Workshop at Coleg Cambria

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Working closely with the CITB and North Wales Framework, the skill shortages that have been identified in Construction are now...
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Open Doors Week 2018

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Kier opened a record 53 sites across the country - from Edinburgh to Exeter, Carmarthen to Cambridge, members of the...
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Award Nominations

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We are delighted to announce that several projects completed by Kier Northern have been nominated for prestigious awards; Construction News...
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National Apprenticeship Week – 5th to 9th March 2018

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The 5th March kicked off the National Apprenticeship Week across the UK and during this week employers and apprentices from...
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Connah’s Quay – CSR Events

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Work Experience Harry Young joined the site at Connah’s Quay High School during his half term week for some work...
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CSR activities in Liverpool

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Kaplan International College On the 15th February, the Kaplan site in Liverpool held a site visit for 14 architectural students...
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G4C Awards

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On Friday 9th March, the annual G4C Awards were held in Leeds at the Leeds Hilton City hotel. This year,...
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Have a go event at Factory Youth Zone, Manchester

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On the 14th February, Kier took the ‘Shaping Your World’ interactive stand to the ‘Have a Go - for the...
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Astrea Academy – CSR Activities

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Endeavour funding support In Summer 2017, Graham Booth - Corporate Fundraising Manager for Endeavour – approached Donna Howard asking if...
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Connah’s Quay High School – Groundbreaking Ceremony

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Ground has officially been broken at Connah’s Quay High School, marking the start of a £13 million upgrade to the...
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Robert Winston Annexe – Sheffield Hallam University

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On the 22nd January 2018, Sheffield Hallam University’s Robert Winston Annexe was successfully completed on time and with zero defects,...
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Astrea Academy – Work experience and site visits

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Work Experience Kier have worked closely with Sheffield City Council’s project support development team and local Job Centre plus offices...
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NHBT Blood Centre, Barnsley – Turf Cutting

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To celebrate the start on site for the Yorkshire Blood Centre in Barnsley, Kier Northern was invited to the turf...
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Kier appointed for £19m iconic Shakespeare North Playhouse

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We are delighted to announce that we have been named as preferred bidder to build a brand new iconic Shakespeare...
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Walking with the Wounded – £4,000 donation

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On the 10th January, Kier proudly presented a cheque for £4,000 to Gary Lamb of Walking with the Wounded North...
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Christmas fundraising at the Leeds office

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Christmas in the Leeds office was met with lots of festive cheer. We held dress down days all through December...
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CSR Update – Yorkshire

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Endeavour awarded YORhub 4 Good Fund Endeavour, a small national charity which works with disadvantaged young people, has recently been...
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Food donation by DPOW Hospital site team

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The Diana Princess of Wales site team organised a donation of food before Christmas to help those less fortunate than...
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Christmas toy appeal at the Liverpool office

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This is the 5th year that our Liverpool office have taken part in Mission Christmas - an annual Christmas toy...
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Individual charitable events

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Allan Mannion: The MO BROS - Men’s Health and Prostate Cancer (2 year challenge) Mo Bro Allan Mannion Total raised to...
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Altherleigh Park Hospital – Christmas tree donation

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Following the completion of Atherleigh Park Hospital back in January, the team who handed the project over showed festive goodwill...
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Guest lecture at University of Salford

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On the 8th December, Andy Radley, BIM Director, delivered what turned out to be a really engaging lecture with the...
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Storyhouse, Chester Theatre – Sign of the Year

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Our project Storyhouse, Chester Theatre has won it's fifth award is as many months - they were successful at the...
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St Albans – student site visit with Curtins Consulting

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On Monday 4th December, our St Albans site hosted another student visit. David Wilson, Senior Project Manager, was approached by...
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Build UK 2020 challenge – Donation to The Cathedral Archer Project

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The Yorkshire office handed over a cheque for £5,000 to the Cathedral Archer project in Sheffield.
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Build UK 2020 challenge – Donation to The Whitechapel Centre

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Our Liverpool office presented a cheque to The Whitechapel Centre today for monies raised during our 2020 challenge – the charity is a leading homelessness and housing charity for the city of Liverpool.
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Lunch at Buckingham Palace

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Endeavour, a small, national charity working with disadvantaged young people, were offered the opportunity to host a luncheon at Buckingham...
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St Albans – Slipform Flying High

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We took possession of the St Albans Place Leeds project on the 3rd July 2017 to deliver a new student...
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Kier awarded two silver awards at the Green Apple awards in London

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Kier awarded two silver awards at the Green Apple awards in London – one for TfGM and one for St Margaret’s and Palmerston School
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Awards for Storyhouse, Chester Theatre

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14/11/2017 – Second award for Chester Theatre Storyhouse – winner of the ‘Public building of the year’ award at the...
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Student site visit – St Albans Place, Leeds

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Kier Professional Services, working together with Kier Construction on St Alban’s Place Leeds, were able to arrange a site visit...
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Guest Lecture – Liverpool John Moores University

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On the 2nd November Dane Harrop, Lead Senior Design Manager in Liverpool delivered a guest lecture to students of LJMU...
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Traineeship Construction Partnership

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Kier Construction are partnering with Coleg Cambria​, CITB, North Wales Construction Framework and other framework contractors to create a Traineeship...
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Concrete Core at Mount Street, Manchester

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At the end of October, a milestone was achieved on our Mount Street site in Manchester City Centre when the...
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Mount Pleasant Primary School, Huddersfield

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The successful handover of the Mount Pleasant Primary School in Huddersfield took place to delighted teachers and children on the...
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Ground breaking ceremony – Woodside School, Sheffield

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A ground breaking ceremony marked the beginning of a new school for the north of Sheffield and celebrated the start...
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Kier Build UK 2020 Challenge – confirmation of monies raised

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Kier Build UK 2020 Challenge - the final amount raised by Kier Construction Northern is confirmed as £34,247.24. Monies are...
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Build UK 2020 challenge – Donation to Big Change Manchester

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On Monday 23rd October, Directors from Kier were honoured by a visit from The Lord Mayor of Manchester, Cllr Eddy...
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Dewsbury Learning Village – Steel Signing Event

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As part of the construction works at Dewsbury Learning Village at Kirklees College, a steel signing event was held on...
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Graduate Site Visit to Mount Street, Manchester

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The Manchester branch of the IStructE L&C Young Members Committee organised a site visit for students and graduate engineers to...
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CIOB Award – Donna Howard

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As surprises go, this was definitely up there for Donna. Unknown to her, Julie Steward submitted a secret application for...
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‘Grow Speke’ Initiative

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Groundwork Trust is a community charity which takes the approach of bringing people and the environment together with practical local...
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Contract Award – Kaplan, Liverpool

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Kier, a leading property, residential, construction and services group, is delivering a new facility for Liverpool International College in a...
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Rickshaw donation to Kirklees College

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As part of the 2020 Challenge, the Yorkshire team came up with the idea to purchase a rickshaw to complete...
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RoSPA Gold Award

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For the 9th consecutive year, Kier Construction Northern have achieved a Gold Medal at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards...
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Lego Bridge, Liverpool

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Kier, Curtins and Walker Sime, working in collaboration with the ICE, have brought a major feat of engineering and building...
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