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Supporting SSAFA

We’re delighted to be supporting our chosen charity, SSAFA (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association), over the next five…

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21 December 2017: Officers’ Quarters in Bovington are given an upgrade in time for Christmas

The first phase on a project to upgrade Officers Quarters in the South West has been completed to a high standard on our National Housing…

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21 December 2017: CarillionAmey teach children about safety on site at HMS Collingwood

We held an activity day at the nursery we are building on our South West Regional Prime contract for a group of children from Woodentots…

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21 December 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO improve the guide to living in Service Family Accommodation

We have worked closely with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation in order to make some necessary changes to improve and update our guide…

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20 December 2017: CarillionAmey provide an update on the process for move out charges

Following recent media coverage and questions being raised on social media we’ve put together a quick overview of how the ‘move out…

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14 December 2017: Royal Navy, DIO and CarillionAmey prepare for the transfer of infrastructure budgets

With changes to the control of infrastructure budgets due to be implemented from April 2018, Top Level Budget holders (TLB’s) within the…

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14 December 2017: CarillionAmey hold electrical training for the Armed Forces

A two day electrical training event was recently held for members of 528 Specialist Team Royal Engineers (Power) at RAF Cranwell and RAF…

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14 December 2017: Keeping MOD sites safe and secure over the Christmas break

With many Ministry Of Defence sites closing during the Christmas and New Year period, planning a safe and secure site close down is high on…

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07 December 2017: CarillionAmey attend Defence Infrastructure Organisation Senior Management Forum

We were delighted to be invited to join the Defence Infrastructure Organisation’s (DIO) TFM Senior Management Forum recently. As an…

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07 December 2017: Army Reservist joins the CarillionAmey ranks

We are keen to employ those from the military community, not only do they have a wealth of skills that are transferable to our business but…

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30 November 2017: DIO’s drive to introduce ‘smarter working’ across the Estate is introduced to Sutton Coldfield

This week, our team from Sutton Coldfield moved into a brand new office as part of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation’s (DIO’s)…

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30 November 2017: Our team help to bring a little Christmas spirit to RAF Wyton’s local community

Christmas arrived early at RAF Wyton, thanks to ten volunteers from CarillionAmey who helped to support the Station’s Charities Committee…

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30 November 2017: General Officer Commanding visits CarillionAmey’s Regents Park Housing project

On Thursday 23rd November, Major General Benjamin Bathurst CBE, General Officer Commanding London District, took time out of his busy…

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23rd November 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO wrap up Customer Engagement Forum

We have completed a series of Customer Engagement Forum workshops, in collaboration with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation, across…

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23 November 2017: CarillionAmey’s supply chain partner puts the kettle on to raise funds for SSAFA

Everyone who works for, and with us is passionate about providing an excellent service to Service personnel and their families. This is…

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23 November 2017: Army Infrastructure team and DIO visit CarillionAmey Customer Service Centre to discuss transfer of budgets for 2018

With changes to the control of infrastructure budgets due to be implemented from April 2018, Top Level Budget holders within the Ministry…

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16 November 2017: Richard Irvin Energy Solutions secure new deal with CarillionAmey

Richard Irvin Energy Solution’s Technical Facilities Management team have recently secured a two-year contract with our business to…

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16 November 2017: CarillionAmey helps with Service leavers’ transition to civilian life

We are keen to recruit from the military community as Service leavers have a vast amount of experience in areas like leadership,…

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16 November 2017: CarillionAmey employee wins RAF award

One of our employees on our Regional Prime Central contract has won a Royal Air Force (RAF) Award. Delivery Manager, Steve Marston, had…

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10 November 2017: CarillionAmey’s Interim Managing Director lays wreath for Remembrance Day

Our newly appointed Interim Managing Director Phil Shepley laid a wreath on Friday 10 November with Peter Lemon, Head of Establishment at…

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09 November 2017: CarillionAmey carry out home upgrades in time for Christmas

We recently collaborated with supply chain contractor Synergise and Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) to carry out an extensive…

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09 November 2017: Meet Phil Shepley

We recently announced that we had appointed Phil Shepley as our Interim Managing Director following Daniel Easthope’s move to Carillion.…

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09 November 2017: CarillionAmey volunteers clean up the graves of fallen heroes

Staff from our Regional Prime contract, joined forces with local grounds maintenance contractor, CRL, to carry out a much needed clean-up…

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02 November 2017: CarillionAmey attend Defence Industry Charitable Dinner in aid of SSAFA

  We were honoured to host a table at the annual Defence Industry Dinner in support of SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity, with…

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02 November 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO’s success with unit move

We recently worked with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) and delivered a successful unit move in the South East Housing…

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26 October 2017: How CarillionAmey are evolving their approach to communications

Helen Thompson, recently joined our Communications Department in the role of Senior Communications Manager and is now part of the ongoing…

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26 October 2017: CarillionAmey’s Technical Inspector rides to remember our fallen heroes

Jim Campbell, a Technical Inspector at Rosyth, for our Regional Prime Scotland & Northern Ireland contract, recently took part in a…

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26 October 2017: CarillionAmey announce Interim Managing Director

  We are pleased to announce that Phil Shepley will be appointed Interim Managing Director of CarillionAmey. He will be taking over…

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19 October 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO support RAF Scampton Airshow

Teams from our Regional Prime Central contract and the Defence Infrastructure Organisation recently both played key roles in ensuring the…

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19 October 2017: CarillionAmey organise a fun day and football challenge for SSAFA

We are proud to support our corporate partners, SSAFA and all the work that they do for our Armed Forces. Recently, our supply chain…

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19 October 2017: CarillionAmey attend farewell parade for Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre

Staff from our Regional Prime South East contract were honoured to be invited to a farewell parade and reception for the Defence Medical…

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12 October 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO complete ICMM Training Programme

After ten events across all Regional Prime Contracts, the final Infrastructure Community Monthly Meeting (ICMM) training event, for…

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12 October 2017: Local Army Reservist visits CarillionAmey’s Customer Service Centre

We’re proud of our Armed Forces and actively recruit those from within the military community, some of our employees are also part of the…

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12 October 2017: CarillionAmey help fix up Help for Heroes recovery centre

We’re proud of the work we do to support to our Armed Forces and our staff regularly seek out volunteering opportunities that will have a…

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05 October 2017: New supply chain delivery model is launched across the South East housing contract

On September 18th, we successfully transitioned to a new supply chain delivery model across the South East area of the National Housing…

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05 October 2017: Rebasing project completed for Military working dogs at North Luffenham

A high priority Army Basing Programme project to provide a temporary home and facilities for the 1st Military Working Dog (MWD) Regiment,…

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05 October 2017: CarillionAmey attend SSAFA event at the Tower of London

Last week, Stuart Jones, our Communications and Customer Service Director, and Laura Sinnott, our Social Media and Stakeholder Manager,…

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28 September 2017: Carl Shadrake brings his wealth of military experience to CarillionAmey

Recruiting people who have served in the Armed Forces is something we are passionate about. Service leavers have unrivalled experience in…

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28 September 2017: Using our new digital communication channels

In a recent survey many of our customers told us that they now prefer to use digital communication channels to contact us. So we’ve…

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28 September 2017: CarillionAmey volunteers get Sea Cadet training hall in ship shape

We’re proud to support the military community, recently members of our Aldershot Housing team used their volunteer days to help on a…

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21 September 2017: Meet our new Regional Prime South West Regional Operations Director, Gary Hollywell

As part of our ongoing change and improvement programme within Regional Prime South West (RPSW) we are delighted to welcome Gary Hollywell,…

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21 September 2017: Improving Service Family homes at Gamecock Barracks

The first phase of a major improvement project to refurbish properties at Gamecock Barracks, Warwickshire, has been successfully delivered…

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21 September 2017: CarillionAmey support new play park at MOD Corsham

We’re really proud of the work we do for our Armed Forces, and actively encourage our staff to volunteer in community projects that help…

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14 September 2017: Managing Directors update on Carillion PLC announcements

You may have seen the wider announcements put out by Carillion PLC earlier this week, in essence they will now re-organise to focus on…

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14 September 2017: Daniel Easthope to leave CarillionAmey

Earlier this week we announced that Daniel Easthope will be leaving his role as Managing Director of CarillionAmey in order to take on a…

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14 September 2017: Many hands make light work – Catterick team volunteer at Nature Reserve

In Catterick, our Regional Prime team, with help from three members of our Customer Service Centre in Speke, recently used their volunteer…

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07 September 2017: Contractor changes in Regional Prime South West

During August, Integral, who provide maintenance services in parts of our Regional Prime South West contract, confirmed they would like to…

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07 September 2017: CarillionAmey host One Team Event with DIO and AFF

Our South East Housing team held an event in Farnborough with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO), Army Families Federation (AFF)…

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07 September 2017: CarillionAmey JV achieves 25 million hours LTI free

A lost time incident (LTI) is a workplace accident that results in at least one full day away from work duties. At the end of July, our…

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07 September 2017: CarillionAmey support revamp of primary school mural

Photograph from left to right:  Andy Aird (CA), James Adams (RIES), Irene Coulthard (CA), Willie Goodfellow (CA) & Norrie McKay (CA)…

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31 August 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO attend ICMM training workshops

Training workshops are being delivered across all Regional Prime Contracts to help those that attend Infrastructure Community Monthly…

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31 August 2017: CarillionAmey take on the Dark Peak Challenge for SSAFA

On Wednesday this week, our Senior Management Team set out to complete the Dark Peak Challenge for SSAFA. A gruelling 18km hike over some…

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24 August 2017: Army Basing Programme project in Scotland reaches key milestone

Key Army Basing Programme projects are well underway with significant progress being made in Scotland on our Regional Prime contract.…

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24 August 2017: Service wife joins CarillionAmey

We have a commitment to employ 10% of staff with a military background and we’re currently above target with over 150 employees now…

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24 August 2017: South West Housing team at CarillionAmey complete Tough Mudder for SSAFA

We’re delighted to share that members of our housing team in the South West successfully completed the Tough Mudder challenge last…

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16 August 2017: DIO and CarillionAmey meet families in Edinburgh

Both we and Defence Infrastructure Organisation were honoured to be invited to the 51st Infantry Brigade & Headquarters Scotland’s…

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16 August 2017: CarillionAmey help support new play park at RAF Shawbury

A new play park was declared open during a Families Day at RAF Shawbury recently. The Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund kindly supported and…

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16 August 2017: HMS Raleigh in bloom

Our staff at HMS Raleigh recently took part in a competition, named Raleigh in Bloom, to transform the flower beds in the communal area…

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10 August 2017: Thoughts from the top: Our Operations Director offers his insight on Estate Optimisation

Estate Optimisation is a key part of the Ministry of Defences’ “Better Defence Estate” strategy. Its aim is to support military…

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10 August 2017: CarillionAmey help convert derelict building into a Multi Faith Room

Recently, ten members of staff from our Regional Prime South East team supported their community with a daunting project at Keogh Barracks,…

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10 August 2017: Cracking the glass ceiling

It may be 2017 but we still have a long way to go in regards to gender equality. There are many male-dominated roles in the workplace,…

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03 August 2017: Rear Admiral John Clink visits the CarillionAmey Customer Service Centre

Rear Admiral John Clink, Royal Navy, recently visited our Customer Service Centre with his wife Jacqueline. We were delighted to host him…

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03 August 2017: Meet Paul Woodham

Paul Woodham has recently joined our National Housing Prime team as Regional Manager for the South East. He is a Fellow of the Chartered…

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03 August 2017: Military Working Dogs find a new home at North Luffenham

One of the highest priority Army Basing Programme projects, to provide a temporary home and facilities for 1st Military Working Dog (MWD)…

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27 July 2017: Air Commodore Alan Opie spends a day with CarillionAmey

Air Commodore Alan Opie recently visited our Customer Service Centre to meet with staff, including some of our Reservists, Ex-Regulars and…

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27 July 2017: CarillionAmey invite RAF SCSO’s to Customer Service Centre

Last week we were delighted to host an event for our Royal Air Force Service Community Support Officers, along with our partners Defence…

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27 July 2017: You said, we did: Creating a culture of helpfulness

This is the final article in our series highlighting specific improvements we have made following last year’s successful Customer…

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20 July 2017: CarillionAmey help improve accommodation rooms at Wellington Barracks

A team from our Regional Prime South East contract recently helped improve three accommodation rooms at Wellington Barracks as part of a…

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20 July 2017: You said, we did: Improving supply chain

Following the success of our 2016 Engagement Forum, we’re in the middle of engaging with our customers, with the Defence Infrastructure…

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20 July 2017: CarillionAmey and DIO celebrate success at the RoSPA Awards 2017

Last week, our business and DIO were delighted to each be awarded a Gold Award in the Royal Society of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational…

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13 July 2017: CarillionAmey enhance learning area for Service children

Recently, staff from our housing team at Weeton Barracks helped improve an outside learning area for Service children who attend the…

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13 July 2017: You said, we did: Accommodation Officer training

As you already know, following the success of our 2016 Engagement Forum, we’re in the middle of engaging with our customers with the…

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10 July 2017: You said, we did: our responsibilities

We’re out engaging customers at the moment through a series of workshops across the UK with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation…

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06 July 2017: Rodents – control/treatment – all year round

Rodents can spread fatal diseases and parasites as well as contaminating food and causing damage to our homes. It’s important to control…

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04 July 2017: Black garden ants - summer mainly

Black ant nests can be large and typically contain between 4000 and 6000 ants. The colony has a single queen that can live up to 15 years.…

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03 July 2017: Service Family Accommodation - Who is responsible for what?

The Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) has created a short video called We all have a part to play (YouTube). The video explains the…

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26 June 2017: CarillionAmey support for SSAFA on Armed Forces Day

Thousands turned out for the Armed Forces Day celebrations in Liverpool on Saturday, a national event to recognise the work of the Armed…

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22 June 2017: We need you: CarillionAmey attend CTP careers event

Earlier this year we received the Armed Forces Covenant Employer Recognition Scheme Bronze Award. The award recognised our commitment to…

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22 June 2017: Bed bugs control / treatment – all year round

  Bed bugs are small pale brown insects and can live 10 months without feeding. Each female will lay up to 200 eggs and development from…

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20 June 2017: You said, we did: Accommodation Officer performance

We’re currently out engaging with our customers through a series of workshops across the UK with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation,…

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19 June 2017: CarillionAmey staff achieve qualifications in Facilities Management

We encourage our staff to commit to learning, developing and providing the best service for our customers. Recently some of our…

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15 June 2017: Flea control – Active during summer

  Nobody likes fleas, they get everywhere and are hard to get rid of. In favourable conditions, one pair of breeding fleas can lead to…

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09 June 2017: CarillionAmey help replace iconic Gate Guardian at RAF Cosford

We worked with Wulfrun Building Services to help replace the iconic Gate Guardian at RAF Cosford. The tired looking supermarine replica…

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09 June 2017: RNAS Yeovilton Chaplaincy gets a make over

We’re proud of the work that our Armed Forces do to protect our country and our staff are proud to volunteer within the military…

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09 June 2017: National Volunteers’ Week: CarillionAmey staff volunteers with the Air Cadets

National Volunteers’ Week is a celebration of the incredible contributions made by volunteers across the country. We’re proud to…

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08 June 2017: Bees and wasps – Active now

Wasps, bees, hornets and hover flies are all quite similar and extremely beneficial insects. You can identify them easily just by looking…

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08 June 2017: Mitie training in pest control delivered in Speke

In our efforts to work better together with Mitie Pest Control, our Customer Service Centre advisors have recently been given some…

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07 June 2017: New technology launch

We’ve recently invested in new technology to make communication quicker and easier for our customers. We’re excited to announce that…

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05 June 2017: CarillionAmey release launch date for new customer service technology

You may have seen from last week’s issue that we are introducing various new communication channels for our customers. We are pleased to…

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31 May 2017: RAF families benefit from new kitchens

We’ve recently completed a three month project to replace 79 old kitchens with brand new ones as part of a phased refurbishment project…

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30 May 2017: CarillionAmey help build WW2 memorial in RAF Honington

We recently worked with Dodd Group and the Royal Air Force Association to build a plinth for a new memorial stone. The memorial is in…

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30 May 2017: Meet Iain Cameron

We’re proud to serve the Armed Forces and even prouder to support them by offering employment within our business. We are committed to a…

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26 May 2017: Opening up lines of digital communication with our customers

CarillionAmey will soon be introducing various new ways for our customers to communicate with us, using Facebook Messenger, Twitter…

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25 May 2017: Customer Engagement Forum 2017

You may remember that we recently announced the return of our Customer Engagement Forum. Lianne Owens, Head of Occupancy and Solutions, is…

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08 May 2017: CarillionAmey achieve Armed Forces Covenant Bronze Award

In 2016, we signed the Armed Forces Covenant and made a commitment to support our Armed Forces and their families by upholding the…

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04 May 2017: Customer Engagement Forum 2017

Following the success of the 2016 Customer Engagement Forums, we are pleased to announce the following dates for 2017: 10th May 2017…

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02 May 2017: Support of Hedgehog Awareness Week

As part of Hedgehog Awareness Week starting next week, our grounds maintenance supply chain partners, ISS, are launching a campaign to help…

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01 May 2017: A cut above the rest

Our grounds maintenance contractor, ISS Ltd, have invested £250,000 in two JCB Fastrac 400 tractors as part of their ongoing commitment to…

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20 April: CarillionAmey wins RoSPA Awards 2016

CarillionAmeyhas been successful in the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2016,…

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14 April 2017: DIO Chief Operator takes customer calls at CarillionAmey

Geoff Robson, Chief Operating Officer for Defence Infrastructure Organisation, visited our Customer Service Centre last Friday. He…

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07 April 2017: A day in the life of a Reservist

Two members of CarillionAmey recently headed to Shropshire to take part in an Army Reserves Weekend. The challenge aims to give a…

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06 April 2017: CarillionAmey's fundraising for SSAFA reaches £150,000

We are extremely proud to be one of the largest corporate supporters of SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity. We have committed to raising…

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06 April 2017: South West change results in big improvements

You’ll remember back in February we told you about some changes in the South West. For a more customer-centric focus, we brought in…

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31 March 2017: Six sites get a lightning upgrade

In late 2016 Defence Munitions were asked by the Inspector of Explosives at Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) to improve the storage…

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31 March 2017: Grounds maintenance: looking forward to summer

We’ve been busy making sure we’re ready for the summer. With a determined effort by our grounds maintenance supply chain…

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30 March 2017: Shaping our people into tomorrows’ leaders

We care about helping our people achieve their goals. We especially encourage growth within the business. The career pathway is a programme…

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22 March 2017: Brize Norton community garden is brought back to life

Our team at Brize Norton joined forces with DIO and ISS Ltd, to bring some much needed attention to a local community garden. The garden is…

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21 March 2017: Welcome to the team: Lianne’s Story

We have a clear strategy to attract talent from the housing, facilities management and military communities to support improvements in…

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06 July 2016: Novus delivers nationwide contract for Armed Forces families

Properties all over the UK have received a range of refurbishments from Novus Property Solutions, as part of a multi-million pound contract…

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