Investing in women

Tripod Crest is keen to encourage more women to choose a career in the construction sector and Clair Burden, Sophie Norville and Georgie Hodgson are just three examples of where female employees are prospering in the world of road surfacing.

Posted 25.04.2016

Work Safe

High standards of safety are a core principle for Tripod Crest and FT Goodwin and so the Group is delighted to announce that both businesses have been awarded Worksafe Contractor status by the SMAS (Safety Management Advisory Service).

Posted 01.04.2016

Setting new standards

The team at Tripod Crest is delighted to have been awarded OHSAS 18001 accreditation by the auditor BM Trada.

Posted 17.03.2016

Saving money with Scania

Delivering economies and increased efficiencies is a top priority for Tripod Crest. Our latest initiative involves local driver Chris Allsop working with workshop manager Craig Baker and supplier Scania on fuel consumption.

Posted 17.03.2016

Training plans gaining momentum

Having reported on the fantastic response to  the industry training initiative for operatives, we are now busy making the new scheme a reality.

Posted 12.02.2016

Apprentice case study – from high seas to highways

As a qualified personal trainer, lifeguard and also an ex-marine, Jake Hankins is a man of action. So when he left the Navy, not surprisingly, he wanted a career that would still involve being physically active.

Posted 12.02.2016

Getting Tough and Muddy!

On Sunday 22nd May five Tripod Crest employees will be taking part in Tough Mudder at Belvoir Castle in Grantham alongside six industry friends, and raising money for Cancer Research UK in the process.

Posted 12.02.2016

24/7 workshops at your service

The workshops in Northampton and Highbridge (Somerset) provide two vital hubs for Tripod Crest, with Craig Baker running an exceptional operation to provide support 24/7.

Posted 21.01.2016

Tripod Crest lead the way with training initiative

It is estimated that around 20 million tonnes of asphalt are laid every year in the UK and, last month, Tripod Crest organised a cross industry meeting that sought to establish what the appetite might be within the sector for collaboration on the training of road surfacing operatives.

Posted 20.01.2016