May 22, 2020

This week organisations around the country have been focusing on Mental Health Awareness Week.

At EKFB, we focus on wellbeing and mental health every day of the year. Following up on our previous post, Taking care of wellbeing the virtual way during lockd...

April 28, 2020

Tuesday 28th April 2020 marks the International Labour Organisation’s ‘World Day for Safety and Health at Work’. As one might expect, this year the focus is firmly on COVID-19 (“Stop the Pandemic”), how it is having a dramatic impact on both the personal and working li...

April 7, 2020

At Eiffage Kier the safety, health and wellbeing of our team has always been our top priority and remains so during these testing times. It’s important that, while everyone is adjusting to the new norm of home working, we stay connected and look after each other. Our n...

March 25, 2020

At Eiffage Kier, most of our people are now embracing new ways of working due to the coronavirus outbreak. In line with the rest of the country, our team is now working from home where possible meaning we can work together to slow down the spread of the virus. As anyon...

June 19, 2019

 The first Training Hub cohort, May 2019

The construction skills gap: a national crisis

In 2015, the National Infrastructure Plan for Skills, commissioned by HM Treasury, identified that by 2020 demand for skilled labour would outstrip supply by c100,000 people if left u...

April 12, 2019

Three sunny days in April saw a small volunteering team from EK, Soil Engineering and Blackwell volunteering for the Lindengate mental health charity in Wendover. The team provided materials, plant and manual labour to turn a muddy and unusable area into a safe and dis...