Altrad Uncovered – Podcast episode #6

To allow everybody to appreciate the tremendous talent at Altrad, we’ve decided to make our internal podcasts available to everyone, these can now be accessed via our website, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and SoundCloud – after all, it’s our ideas and therefore our people, that make Altrad the smartest choice. Our podcast, “Altrad Uncovered”, allows … Read moreAltrad Uncovered – Podcast episode #6

From Little Acorns…..The Altrad community woodland programme takes root

One of the key strands of Altrad’s UK Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan is the environment. Our approach encompasses many initiatives which focuses on reducing our own impact on the environment and how we improve the environment for others and make a positive long-term impact. One such initiative we have been exploring presents an opportunity … Read moreFrom Little Acorns…..The Altrad community woodland programme takes root

Altrad are finalists at the 2020 Logistics Awards

Altrad have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Logistics Awards 2020, Van Operator of the Year category. Logistics UK is one of the biggest business groups in the UK, supporting, shaping and standing up for, efficient logistics. The awards event recognises entries from road, rail, sea and air including operators, manufacturers, logistics and supporting … Read moreAltrad are finalists at the 2020 Logistics Awards

Apprenticeships remain a key aspect of Altrad’s future

Despite the challenges, which have arisen as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Altrad remain committed to it’s ongoing programme of recruiting apprentices. Accordingly, we are currently looking to recruit a number of new apprentices in to the business in the following disciplines; scaffolding, thermal insulation, welding, pipe-fitting, mechanical and business administration. These roles will … Read moreApprenticeships remain a key aspect of Altrad’s future

Altrad retain bronze FORS certification

The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme which aims to raise the level of quality within fleet operations, and to demonstrate which operators are achieving exemplary levels of best practice in safety, efficiency, and environmental protection. Head of Fleet, Matt Hammond, said “I’m delighted we have retained our FORS Bronze status for demonstrating … Read moreAltrad retain bronze FORS certification

Altrad honoured to receive the ‘Order of Distinction’ award

Altrad has received the RoSPA Order of Distinction award following five presidents’ awards and nine gold awards for its work at the Inovyn site, a major chemical complex in Cheshire. The Order of Distinction award recognises the achievement of 15 consecutive years of gold awards. David Fitzsimons, Managing Director for Altrad, commented “These awards are … Read moreAltrad honoured to receive the ‘Order of Distinction’ award

It’s electrifying… Altrad roll out first electric vehicles

In support of our carbon reduction agenda, the first of Altrad’s electric vehicles were recently rolled out at Fawley refinery in support of our client ExxonMobil. The arrival of our first electric vehicles marks an exciting milestone in our plan to transfer 10% of the Altrad van fleet to electric power within the next 12 … Read moreIt’s electrifying… Altrad roll out first electric vehicles

Altrad strike gold again with a double RoSPA award win

Altrad has received a RoSPA gold award for its safety performance at Sellafield, a large multi-function nuclear site close to Seascale on the coast of Cumbria. In addition, the i3 Decommissioning Partners, a joint venture (JV) between Altrad Services, Shepley Engineers Ltd and Jacobs have also won a gold RoSPA award at the Sellafield site. … Read moreAltrad strike gold again with a double RoSPA award win

Altrad’s food bank – supporting the most vulnerable in our communities

Our food bank donation points continue to provide strong support to our local communities, when they need us most. To highlight the efforts of our people, at just three of our projects: Our team based on the INEOS site in Cheshire, donated a quarter of a tonne of food and essential supplies during a four … Read moreAltrad’s food bank – supporting the most vulnerable in our communities

Altrad delivers a major milestone in support of the UK’s marine energy market

In the early hours of the 12th July 2020, Altrad delivered the first of four 42 tonne mWave™ wave energy converter ‘cell modules’ for leading marine energy company Bombora in South West Wales. Measuring over 7.7m wide and 15.1m in length, this abnormal load, was escorted from our fabrication workshop through Pembroke Dock, negotiating traffic … Read moreAltrad delivers a major milestone in support of the UK’s marine energy market