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Construction News Specialist Awards Shortlist Success

We are thrilled to announce that we have been selected as finalists at this year’s Construction News Specialist Awards.

Mission accomplished - installation of first high-voltage switchboard in the first electrical building at Hinkley Point C

The latest milestone on the Mission to Commission at Hinkley Point C has been achieved with the first of a set of 10kV switchboards installed in the Unit 1 Electrical Building.

Digital Construction Excellence Awards Shortlist Success

We are pleased to announce that we have been selected for this year’s Digital Construction Excellence Awards shortlist.

The Great Switch Off – What you need to know and how to get ready

There’s a big change coming - but according to recent industry data, almost three-quarters (72%) of businesses aren’t making it a high priority.

RoSPA Awards 2023

We have recently received our RoSPA Award results for 2023.

NG Bailey Scores With Wembley Maintenance Contract

NG Bailey has secured a five-year contract to provide maintenance services for the home of football, Wembley National Stadium.

Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards for commercial buildings are changing

The built environment remains a considerable roadblock to net zero, with buildings accounting for 39% of global carbon emissions. With one in six buildings built before 1900, the UK has some of the oldest commercial and housing stock in the world, meaning that improving the energy efficiency of existing buildings to make them fit for a net zero future is vital to ensure the UK can meet its 2050 target.

NG Bailey appoints Jonathan Stockton to Chief Operating Officer role

NG Bailey, the UK’s largest independent engineering and services business, has appointed Jonathan Stockton to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Northern Powergrid – Framework Contract.

We are excited to share that we have been awarded a two-year Overhead Line Framework Contract with Northern Powergrid. Building on our established partnership, the new contract will see us become the primary provider for their North Yorkshire Region.

UK Power Networks - Framework Contract

We are delighted to continue our long-term partnership with UK Power Networks, having secured a place on its Distribution Networks Projects and Programme Framework.

Our 2023 apprenticeship recruitment is now open!

Do you know somebody who wants to achieve an industry-recognised qualification, gain valuable experience, learn key skills and expand their knowledge, all whilst working together with some great people? An apprenticeship with NG Bailey could be the right fit for them.

Apprentice Recruitment 2023 – one week to go

Further to our recent announcements, it is now less than a week until our 2023 apprentice recruitment will commence.

Apprentice Recruitment 2023 – 2 weeks to go!!

Further to last week’s exciting announcement we wish to further highlight the launch of our apprentice recruitment applications, which will commence on 30 January 2023.

Apprentice Recruitment 2023 - coming soon!!

Do you know somebody who wants to achieve an industry recognised qualification, gain valuable experience, learn key skills, and expand their knowledge, all whilst working together with some great people? An apprenticeship with NG Bailey could be the right fit for them.

Freedom ‘powers on’ for the residents of Shetland.

December 2022, saw the UK face extreme freezing conditions and snow in many parts. In the far north of Scotland, the island of Shetland saw severe snowfall, which was described as the “worst in 20 years” as thousands of homes were left without power.

We’ve had our Science Based Target approved

NG Bailey receives validation from the Science Based Targets initiative supporting our ambitions to limit our climate change impact

Welcome to our 2022 Graduates

Last week we welcomed 10 new Graduates to the business, following the launch of our new Graduate Programme earlier in the year.

Finance Leader awards success for Jonathan Stockton

Huge congratulations to our Chief Financial Officer, Jonathan Stockton, who has been named Outstanding Finance Leader of the Year at the Yorkshire Finance Leaders Awards, which took place last night at the Royal Armouries in Leeds.

Social value in our supply chain

​Integrating Social Value in our supply chain is an integral part of our Net Positive strategy.

Are you ready for the PSTN and ISDN switch off?

There’s a change coming, are you ready? In December 2025 the UK’s telephone network will change forever.

Double celebration at the Construction News Specialist Awards

Last night’s Construction News Specialists Awards proved to be very successful for NG Bailey with us picking up two awards.

IT Services ‘transforming connectivity’

The NG Bailey IT Services team has ambitious plans for growth following a strong financial performance.

It’s a win at the Offsite Awards 2022

It was a night of celebration at this year's Offsite Awards, where we took home the prize for Health & Safety!

It's a winning night for Jess

We’d like to congratulate third year heating and ventilation apprentice, Jess Baker, on her win at the Leeds College of Building Big Industry Greats (BIG) Awards.

A tribute to her Majesty the Queen

It’s with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of Her Majesty the Queen.

Welcome to our new apprentices

This week we were pleased to welcome our new apprentices for 2022 into the business.

Our apprentices shine in CN Workforce Awards shortlist

We’re really proud of our apprentices, the amazing work they do and the positive contribution they make to our business, so it’s fantastic to see three of our aspiring engineering apprentices shortlisted at this year’s Construction News Workforce Awards.

Building Awards shortlist success

We’re pleased to announce that we have been selected for this year’s Building Awards shortlist.

NG Bailey announces positive results for the year ended February 2022

NG Bailey, the UK’s largest independent engineering and services business, has reported a return to profitability, supported by a positive balance sheet, investment in talent, balanced strategy and solid market positions.

Ian Funnell joins NG Bailey Board

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Funnell as Non-Executive Director. Ian, a Chartered Engineer, has previously held CEO roles at Hitachi Energy UK and ABB. Prior to that, Ian held the role of Managing Director of Transmissions at SSE.

Graduate programme - open for applications

As an NG Bailey Graduate, you’ll join a programme that runs for two years and consists of scheduled activities, development modules, work-based projects and rotation placements across key business areas and will challenge and inspire you to reach your full potential.

NG Bailey selected as principal contractor to Britishvolt

We have secured a further contract with battery cell technology pioneer and manufacturer, Britishvolt. Our contract will support the next phase of the Britishvolt’s “Battery Corridor”, a concept which enhances the UK’s existing battery ecosystem and powers the country ahead in the next industrial revolution.

NG Bailey is as a Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer

We’re really pleased to announce that we have placed at number 94 in the Top 100 Apprenticeship Employers list for 2022.

Finalists at Offsite Awards 2022

Our Offsite teams have been delivering great solutions to a range of clients and their projects over the last year, so we're pleased to reveal that we're finalists in an amazing four categories at this year's Offsite Awards.

Installation work complete at Luton DART

Following three years of successful collaborative involvement, we’re pleased to say that our installation work on the Luton DART (Direct Air-Rail Transit) project has been completed.

Apprenticeship ticks the boxes for trainee auditor Megan

At NG Bailey we offer a wide range of apprenticeships and training opportunities across our Engineering and Services divisions. As well as working on our projects and sites, we also offer the opportunity to become part of our central Group functions too.

CN Specialists Awards shortlist success

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve been shortlisted in an amazing three categories at this year’s CN Specialists Awards.

NG Bailey engineers return to Chesterfield Royal Hospital to support Emergency Care Department

Our Engineering division has been appointed to deliver a £5.3m installation of new mechanical and electrical (M&E) services for a new Urgent and Emergency Care Department for Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

NG Bailey launches corporate partnership with CRASH

We are pleased to announce that we have joined CRASH as a Corporate Patron.

Success across the Group at 2022 ROSPA Awards

We’re delighted to have our commitment to health and safety recognised once again by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), which has honoured us with an amazing 12 awards across the business.

NG Bailey extends its facilities services capabilities with the acquisition of the trade and assets of the Kershaw service and maintenance business

NG Bailey has completed the acquisition of the trade and assets of the Cambridge based Kershaw Service and Maintenance business previously part of Kershaw Mechanical Services Ltd, a provider of mechanical, electrical and hard facilities services, that entered administration earlier this month.

Apprentice Hassen impresses key Facilities Services customer

Receiving positive feedback from our clients not only boosts our reputation as a business but it also highlights the great work our people do too. This is especially inspiring when it’s one of our apprentices receiving praise.

NG Bailey drives forward with electric vehicle charging launch

Following a series of successfully completed projects, NG Bailey has announced the expansion of its electric vehicle infrastructure service, as it meets the increasing needs of businesses and wider society looking for vehicle charging solutions.

NG Bailey engineers help to bring community bus to life

A team of NG Bailey’s London-based engineers recently worked together with global consultancy and construction firm, Mace, to install essential air conditioning facilities to a bus that offers community space for the young people of Old Oak Common Primary School in Acton, West London.

Lowest ever accident frequency rate achieved

Safety has always been first and foremost at NG Bailey, so we’re thrilled to have recorded our lowest ever accident frequency rate for the Group.

It’s all about teamwork for Quantity Surveying apprentice Toby

We have some exciting apprenticeship opportunities available in Reading this year in both engineering and services roles.

An apprenticeship is key to a career for EJ

​This year we have more apprenticeship roles than ever before available within our Services division, with a number of these roles located on some of our exciting projects in London.