Sustainability

The FES Group view sustainability as fundamental to our daily operations and our long-term strategy. Our core family values are reflected in the responsible business practices which lie at the heart of sustainability; principles which help maintain and develop the effective relationships that are fundamental to our collaborative approach to business.

The FES Group have also taken steps to prevent slavery and human trafficking within our business. A copy of our statement has been provided at the bottom of this page.

Our cost-effective solutions help our clients meet their goals, assist in driving innovation and support our aspiration to be a sustainable contractor and employer of choice.

Our commitments span four main areas:

  • Resource Management
  • Community
  • Working Together
  • Natural Environment

 

Resource Management

Materials

Sustainable procurement of materials to ensure environmental impact is minimised, both through local procurement and by product selection.

Energy

We work closely with our clients to improve energy efficiency, delivering solutions to meet our clients’ carbon reduction targets. Our in-house Energy Team can advise on both installation and maintenance and provide on-going monitoring. 

Water

We focus on reducing water usage across the business and throughout our projects and contracts delivered to our clients.

Waste

We aim to eliminate waste at source and ensure that any waste produced is diverted from landfill.

 

Community

Community Benefits

The FES Group has a commitment to invest in communities leaving a legacy of improved amenities, skills and opportunities. We work closely with CITB – ConstructionSkills and utilise their guidance to ensure we maximise opportunities for community engagement within each project undertaken by our business.

The FES Group view community benefits as fundamental to our daily operations and our long-term strategy. Our core family values are reflected in the responsible business practices which lie at the heart of sustainability; principles which help maintain and develop the effective relationships that are fundamental to our collaborative approach to business.

Community Engagement

Our involvement in projects provide opportunities for apprentices continued employment, the introduction of new entrant apprentices and provides the opportunity for us to continue delivering other benefits to the local community. Enhancing links with key stakeholders, work with educational establishments, charities, SME's and social enterprises.

 

Working together

Supply chain

Working closely with our supply chain to share aims and objectives in terms of sustainability, helping each other to drive and meet targets.

Industry

Through our involvement and support for industry bodies we work to improve sustainability performance across the FES Group of companies

Our People

Investing in our people to ensure they are passionate about what they do and help them realise their own potential.

Clients

Specially tailored services to meet the requirements of our clients and assist them with their sustainability aims and objectives

 

Natural Environment

Pollution prevention

Identification of potential environmental impacts along with measures to mitigate these risks will provide the best method of incident prevention.

 

Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement