EMCOR UK Presented Two Awards for its Collaborative Customer and Skills Development Approaches from Institute for Collaborative Working

Leading facilities management provider EMCOR UK is proud to announce it was presented with two Collaboration Awards from the Institute for Collaborative Working (ICW) at an awards ceremony hosted by Lord Evans of Watford at the House of Lords, London, UK, on 8 December 2016. The event was attended by over 200 guests from across the public and private sector.

The first award presented was for “Innovative Collaboration” in recognition of new approaches to optimising asset performance and applied technology with customer BAE Systems. Accepting the award on behalf of EMCOR UK were Jeremy Campbell, Operations Director, and Mike Walton, Account Director of BAE Systems North. Jim West from BAE Systems was also present to accept the award.

The second award presented to EMCOR UK was for “Collaborative Skills Development” in recognition of the company’s implementation of the development and training required to build collaborative skills as part of its people development. Accepting the award on behalf of EMCOR UK Learning and Development department were Camilla Bromley, Learning and Skills Advisor, and Rhiannon Vaughan-Jones, Customer Strategy Manager.

Christopher Kehoe, Group Executive Director, EMCOR UK, said: “We’re delighted to receive two prestigious Awards from the Institute for Collaborative Working. It’s, indeed, a testimonial to the collaborative business relationships we share ongoing with clients, as well as the collaborative culture we’ve trained and developed across our business. As the first Facilities Management service provider in the UK to achieve BS11000, the standard for Collaborative Business Relationships, EMCOR UK continues to lead the sector in harnessing the power of collaboration to reach the very highest level of service delivery and positive impact possible for customers’ business.”

David E Hawkins, ICW Operations Director and Knowledge Architect, said: “The Institute was pleased to acknowledge as part of its 2016 Collaboration the focus and efforts of EMCOR UK as winners in two significant categories---Collaborative Skills Development for its fully integrated approach from recruitment through to executive development, and Innovative Collaboration for its joint approach with BAE Systems supporting UK defence aerospace capability. EMCOR UK continues to be an exemplar for collaborative working."