People & skills

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The utilities sector's first skills and workforce renewal strategy has been launched to safeguard essential services and delivery of the National Infrastructure Plan.

WWU invites applications for 2017 apprentice intake

Gas distributor Wales and West Utilities (WWU) is inviting applications for its apprentice programme as part of its long term commitment to recruit from across the area it serves.

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Gas network achieves pinnacle of customer service

Wales and West Utilities (WWU) has become the first gas network to be certified for accreditation for helping its vulnerable customers.

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UKPN boosts protection for vulnerable customers

UK Power Networks has revealed its plan to introduce a new "emergency pack" for vulnerable customers to use in the event of a power cut.

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Q&A: training from the top

The training of senior management must not be neglected if the right culture is to be achieved in a company, Ian Dormer, managing director of Rosh Engineering warns.

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Q & A: The smart meter rollout

International engineering solutions company Actavo announced in October last year that it has built on its existing partnership with big six supplier Scottish Power by winning a five-year contract to deliver most of the programme to install smart meters...

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SSEN recognised for customer service for second year running...

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN) has become the first network operator to meet the requirements of the British Standard Inclusive Service Provision for two years in a row.

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WPD to recruit 89 new craft apprentices

Western Power Distribution (WPD) is to recruit 89 new apprentices to its company as part of its 2017 apprenticeship recruitment campaign.