National Considerate Constructor Scheme – Silver Award for Connect Plus Services

Connect Plus Services has won a Silver Considerate Constructors Scheme 2014 National Company Award.

In making the award, the Considerate Constructor Scheme noted that “the company has shown the highest levels of consideration towards the public, its workforce and the environment through adhering to the Scheme’s five-point Code of Considerate Practice: Care about Appearance; Respect the Community; Protect the Environment; Secure everyone’s Safety and Value their Workforce.

Considerate Constructors Scheme 2014 National Company Award winners are selected from the top performing 20 per cent of registered companies monitored between 1 August 2013 and 31 July 2014. Connect Plus Services has been a member of the scheme since 2011, and this Silver Award is the second National award the company has received.

“Connect Plus Services has played a fundamental role in improving the image of construction and is a credit to the industry.”


Notes to Editors

About Connect Plus and Connect Plus Services

  • Over 10 years ago, Highways England awarded Connect Plus the contract to operate and manage the M25 and its key arterial link roads.
  • Connect Plus is a consortium that includes Edge Orbital Holdings Ltd, Balfour Beatty and Egis Road Operation UK - a unique partnership with a collective strength in highways maintenance and management.
  • Connect Plus Services (CPS), is Connect Plus’ specialist and strategic supply chain partner responsible for operations and maintenance, bringing together the collective strength and expertise of its parent companies, Balfour Beatty, Atkins and Egis Road Operation UK.
  • With a workforce of around 600 people, based at seven locations around the network, CPS carries out routine maintenance, and whole-life management of thousands of M25 assets. CPS manages the operation of the network 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including a severe weather season maintenance programme.
  • Over the past 10 years, collectively we’ve delivered over £1.4bn worth of road improvements and junction enhancements, and we’re continually exploring new and innovative ways to deliver safer, more reliable journeys for our customers. Together, we’re passionate about delivering the long-term needs of the M25 and improving the driving experience for all our customers.
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