May 2018


Winvic Supports a Trip Back in Time at Mountpark Southampton

30 May 2018, Posted by Gemma Carr in The Winvic Way

When building something new for future use, we often build using the foundations which have been set for us in the past, whether this involves a new process evolved from old techniques or building on the grounds of former historical sites. At Mountpark Southampton, where Winvic is the main contractor for Mountpark Logistics on a site that was formerly a…

Leicester College Student Experiences Working Life at Winvic

24 May 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment, Retail

Harminder Singh Babra, who is currently studying Construction and the Built Environment at Leicester College, recently undertook a Leicester City Council organised work placement at Winvic as part of the Constructing Leicester initiative. Harminder spent the week working at Winvic’s Vaughan Way site, which is a mixed-use commercial and residential development, located on Highcross Street Leicester, opposite the Highcross shopping centre….

Construction Manager Magazine: Steel fits the bill at Northants retail park

17 May 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Retail

Read about the 4,600 tonnes of steel providing the structure for the Rushden Lakes waterside retail park in the latest issue of Construction Manager Magazine, 30.04.18. Rushden Lakes is unusual among shopping centres in that it has its own nature reserve. The new retail park in Northamptonshire, which lies within a Site of Special Scientific Interest and features a Wildlife Trust…

Art? Economics? IT? How Winvic is Helping Parents to Understand the Breadth of Jobs in Construction

16 May 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment

Read about how Winvic is helping parents to understand the breadth of jobs in construction in the latest issue of All Things Business, May 2018. Could one of your parents describe any tasks that you undertake as part of your chosen career? Or do they even know your exact job title? If you answered no to one of these questions, you’ve…

Winvic Strike Gold Again Achieving its 7th Consecutive RoSPA Gold Medal

14 May 2018, Posted by Gemma Carr in The Winvic Way

Winvic Construction Ltd has been awarded its seventh gold medal at the internationally renowned RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents), Health and Safety Awards, the longest-running industry awards scheme in the UK. “We are extremely proud to have achieved our 7th consecutive coveted RoSPA Gold medal. It affirms the importance we attach to health and safety and on…

Winvic scoops four gongs at the Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Awards

10 May 2018, Posted by Gemma Carr in The Winvic Way

Winvic has been acclaimed for its contribution to improving the image of the construction industry by winning four prestigious Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) National Site Awards. The annual awards recognise those top-performing Scheme registered sites that have raised the bar in considerate construction as scored against the Scheme’s five-point code of considerate practice which focuses on “Care about Appearance”, “Respect…

Winvic Gives Back to the Community at East Midlands Gateway

03 May 2018, Posted by Gemma Carr in The Winvic Way

New developments often cause divided opinions and some inconvenience, at Winvic we always aim to reduce the impact of our work on the local community by following the codes of practice set out in the Considerate Constructors Scheme. As a result of our approach, the site team at East Midlands Gateway have been able to form good relations with the…