Civil Engineering

Giving a hand around Penkridge for Community Day

On Friday, some of the members of our Penkridge team gave a hand to Wolgarston High School during their Community Day, an annual day where their students help with improving the local community. We were tasked with maintaining the grounds of The Monckton Recreation Centre and St Michael’s church. In the church grounds, the students started removing […]

Carnell sponsors Preston Pride

June is Pride Month which coincides with the announcement that we have committed to corporate sponsorship of Preston Pride 2023! Preston Pride works in challenging discrimination and celebrating diversity in the heart of central Lancashire. Carnell Commercial Assistant, Lauren Conroy-Clough has been on Preston Pride’s committee for a year now and is also the Artist Liaison and […]

The first Carnell Weekly Big Shop!

Today signifies the start of the Carnell Weekly Big Shop! As part of an on-going commitment to our local communities, we will be donating a range of essential goods to the food banks local to where we work.. It’s no secret that the cost of living has spiralled in recent times and the demand for […]

Welcoming Wayne Griffin, for Scotland focus

Welcome to the team wayne griffin! Our new Operations Manager is based in Glasgow and will be developing our capabilities north of the border. Wayne commented “After 22 years in the industry, including 8 years working for the Scottish operating companies, I’m excited to join Carnell. I’m looking forward to building a team and delivering the […]

Carnell receive 14th consecutive RoSPA Gold

This accolade marks 14 consecutive RoSPA Golds and a fifth RoSPA President’s Award for Carnell. On receiving the official result notification, SHEQ Director Danny Pitcher commented: “The award of our 14th consecutive Gold is testament to the safety culture that has been built at Carnell over the years. A culture that continues to improve through the senior management […]

Carnell awarded CIPS Corporate Ethics certification

Carnell has been awarded the CIPS Corporate Ethics certification from CIPS – The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply for our continuing commitment to ethical sourcing and supplier management.  In a message to Wayne Musgrave, Senior Buyer at Carnell, Andrew Sharp commented: “A fantastic achievement, well done to everyone who has been a part of […]

Carnell successfully complete ‘Van Excellence’ audit

Carnell have once again successfully completed the annual audit from Logistics UK, demonstrating the high operational standards required to be recognised as a Van Excellence Operator.  The audit is based on the ‘Van Excellence Code’ which looks at our internal systems, processes and record keeping relating to vehicle condition, safe working, driver licensing, compliance and training.  Plant & […]

Carnell shortlisted for National Highways Industry Awards

Exciting news! Carnell have been shortlisted by National Highways in the Safety category: Excellence in safety learning and culture, at their annual awards.  The submission focused on our Be: SAFE culture and several initiatives which have driven continuous safety improvement and an increased safety maturity.  Our operations teams know that whatever the circumstances, they are […]

StoneMaster featured in the Green Book

Our StoneMaster filter drain recycling process features in the Green Book, the world’s only annual work of reference for environmental best practice.   This sustainable solution significantly reduces the quantity of materials required and the associated vehicle movements to bring them on to site, when refurbishing the roadside filter drains. This generates huge carbon savings […]

Carnell receive social value award from local council

Local Parish Councillor presents Carnell with nationally recognised social value award, as food bank donations ramp up ahead of Christmas.  Chairman of Penkridge Parish Council, Councillor Victor Kelly presented Carnell with the award which recognises the achievement of Social Value Quality Mark (SVQM) Level 1.  The Quality Mark recognises distinction in values-led business that benefits […]