Creagh Concrete has been voted joint Construction Company of the Year at the annual Plant & Civil Engineer awards.
They were presented with the award, sponsored by Close Brothers Commercial Finance, during a glittering ceremony, compered by television and radio sports presenter Adrian Logan, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in South Belfast.
Organised by the Hillsborough based publishers of Plant & Civil Engineer, 4SM (NI) Ltd, it was attended by hundreds of guests and leading figures from the plant, construction and quarry industries. With 17 separate categories, the event is widely regarded as Ireland’s premier platform of recognition for those operating across all sectors of the industry.
With facilities based in Northern Ireland, England and Scotland, Creagh Concrete is the largest manufacturer of precast concrete in the UK and Ireland. Every manufacturing facility operates to the same best-in-quality class standards with common processes and management. All have ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 accreditation of manufacturing and environmental standards.
The company supplies products and installation to the educational, residential, custodial and agricultural sectors and prides itself in finding solutions for its customers which cut down programme time, enhances health and safety on site and provides thermal and structural integrity. It is changing the way that people think about concrete, bringing new levels of efficiency and performance with products like Spantherm, Rapidres and Rapidcore.
Over the past two years Creagh has grown with a strong forward order book for all its products and services and in the past year it has developed its team through significant investment in training and development. The company has a high staff retention rate because of this investment and the strong family culture which exists within the company.
It recently joined Diversity Mark which showcases Creagh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion within the workplace and is actively seeking to increase numbers of female employees, working with Women in Business and the MPA Women in Minerals to promote women within the construction industry.