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

Steve receives the latest Good Better How award

Following a recent Altrad mental health awareness campaign, Steve Lindo noticed a colleague was acting differently and he became concerned.  Steve decided to reach out and offer some support. As is often the case under such circumstances, his colleague stated that he was fine and that he did not require any support. Nevertheless, Steve’s colleague did … Read moreSteve receives the latest Good Better How award

First DGSA qualification for Altrad

Altrad’s Fleet Coordinator, Ryan Dunker has recently been awarded with a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) qualification, becoming the first person in Altrad’s business to do so. A Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor is a person certified to provide advice to undertakings whose activities include the consignment, carriage, or the related packing, loading, filling or unloading … Read moreFirst DGSA qualification for Altrad

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

Reminder: Altrad’s self-isolation policy

In light of local outbreaks of Covid-19 occurring across the UK, we would like to take this opportunity to remind you of your personal responsibility to comply with the Governments guidance on self-isolation. When to self-isolate Self-isolate immediately if: You have any symptoms of coronavirus (a high temperature, a new, continuous cough or a loss … Read moreReminder: Altrad’s self-isolation policy

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

Altrad support the Royal fleet refurbishment

The Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) provides logistical support to the Royal Navy, all over the world. That includes refuelling its warships, at sea. RFA Tiderace entered service in 2018, and is the second of a fleet of four 39,000 tonne Tide-class tankers. Altrad were engaged to provide a temporary roof and erect a full encapsulation … Read moreAltrad support the Royal fleet refurbishment

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