Sustainable wood usage projects rises to almost 100%

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerWessels used 44,000 cubic metres of sustainable wood on the many thousands of projects it executed over the past year,...

First smart direct current flat
in the Netherlands in Eindhoven-Strijp S

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerWessels iCity is working to create a better quality of life. In the Strijp-S residential neighbourhood in Eindhoven it...

KWS, Wavin and Total sign a cooperation agreement to develop the PlasticRoad

Press | Sustainability

VolkerWessels subsidiary KWS, Wavin and Total announced an agreement to develop the PlasticRoad, a unique concept to build...

Over 38,000 street lights to be upgraded by VolkerHighways in new €37m contract

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerHighways will begin the replacement of over 38,000 streetlights in Reading, Slough and Wokingham. The work is part of a...

VolkerHighways wins gold at environmental awards

Recent | Sustainability

Environmental practices undertaken by VolkerHighways on their Hackney term maintenance contract have won gold at the Green...

VolkerLaser awarded UK
energy efficiency frameworks

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerLaser has been named as a preferred contractor on three major framework contracts offering energy efficient insulation...

Clacton beaches reopened early following VBA work

Recent | Sustainability | Safety

Twenty three beaches along Clacton seafront have been reopened to the public early thanks to work by VBA.

VolkerStevin awarded contract ‘super sewer’

Press | Sustainability

VolkerStevin has been appointed by Thames Water to carry out enabling works, in advance construction of the Thames Tideway...

VolkerWessels introduces the PlasticRoad

Recent | Sustainability

A lightweight design, a fraction of the construction time, virtually maintenance free, and three times the expected lifespan....

VolkerFitzpatrick wins Sustainable Construction and Demolition Award

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerFitzpatrick’s rail division has been awarded the NFDC Sustainable Construction and Demolition Award. The award is...

West of Duddon Sands Windfarm opens

Recent | Sustainability

West of Duddon Sands Windfarm is officially open. The project received good publicity: full power output has been achieved...

VolkerStevin receives top score in CEEQUAL awards

Recent | Sustainability

VolkerStevin has been presented with an ‘Excellent’ Whole Team Award by CEEQUAL. The award is recognition for the...