Sponsors

2017 Awards Sponsors

Youthbuild UK are delighted to announce the following sponsors of the 2017 Young Builder of the Year Awards. There are still sponsorship opportunities available, if you are interested please contact Howard Platts, by e-mail howard@ybuk.org

Key Sponsors for the 18th year

NHBC LOGONHBC is the leading warranty and insurance provider for new homes in the UK. Established 75 years ago, its primary purpose is to help raise standards to protect homeowners. NHBC was is an independent non-profit distributing company, reinvesting all resources in further research and work to improve the construction standard of new UK houses for the benefit of homeowners. NHBC’s ten-year Buildmark warranty covers over 80 percent of new homes built in the UK, having covered nearly eight million houses so far and currently protecting around 1.6 million homes. Buildmark has evolved over the years, expanding to cover more areas, offering a greater scope of protection for homeowners. www.nhbc.co.uk

Construction Contractor Sponsor for the 11th year:

SkanskaSkanska is a leading international project development and construction company, developing offices, homes and infrastructure projects, such as schools, hospitals and roads. We create sustainable solutions and aim to be a leader in quality, green construction, work safety and business ethics.  Skanska is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the UN Global Compact. As one of the largest companies in the world, as well as one of the 10 largest construction and engineering firms, Skanska can offer young people incredible opportunities to start or advance their career.  Our history began in 1887 when the company was founded. We established our first international operations in 1897. Today, 53,000 employees are active in selected home markets in Europe, the US and Latin America. Skanska is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. www.skanska.co.uk

Tool prize sponsor:

TOOLS“Toolstation is one of Britain’s fastest growing suppliers to the trade and home improvers.  Stocking a wide range of tools and hardware products, its catalogue is packed with over 11,000 quality products at low trade prices, including top brands and trade essentials.  Customers can purchase 7 days a week at over 150 branches across the UK, online at Toolstation.com, on Freephone 0808 100 7211 or mobile friendly 0330 333 3303. All of Toolstation’s product lines are stocked items and branch stock levels can even be checked online. Orders placed online or by phone before 6pm are despatched for next business day with free delivery on orders over £10.”

We are delighted that B&CE are sponsoring the awards for the 3rd year:

B&CE_CH_TrustThe B&CE Charitable Trust was set up in 1991 to help construction workers in need and it’s paid out over £2m so far. It was founded by not-for-profit organisation, B&CE, which has been providing employee benefits for the construction industry for over 70 years. B&CE’s Charitable Trust has three main aims – to provide  grants: For times of need -Life doesn’t always go to plan. The B&CE Charitable Trust is here to help individuals when difficulty strikes like redundancy or unemployment. Help for education and training – We believe education and training can help build a strong future for the UK’s construction industry. We support initiatives that help individuals looking to start their career in construction or return to it after a break. Grants for health and safety – We’re working towards a safer construction industry for all. The Charitable Trust supports groups focused on workers’ health and safety and works in partnership with trade unions, federations and organisations who deal with occupational health and safety initiatives. For more information please visit our website: www.bandce.co.uk/charitable-trust

Sponsors of the Young Builder of the Year Finalists’ trip on the London Eye

PrintThe Civil Engineering Contractors Association is the representative body for companies who work day-to-day to deliver, upgrade, and maintain the country’s infrastructure.

With more than 300 members split across eight regions, CECA represents firms who together carry out an estimated 70-80 per cent of all civil engineering activity in the UK, in the key sectors of transport, energy, communications, waste and water.

 

Patrons’ Event

Main sponsor:

TOOLS“Toolstation is one of Britain’s fastest growing suppliers to the trade and home improvers. Stocking a wide range of tools and hardware products, its catalogue is packed with over 11,000 quality products at low trade prices, including top brands and trade essentials. Customers can purchase 7 days a week at over 150 branches across the UK, online at Toolstation.com, on Freephone 0808 100 7211 or mobile friendly 0330 333 3303. All of Toolstation’s product lines are stocked items and branch stock levels can even be checked online. Orders placed online or by phone before 6pm are despatched for next business day with free delivery on orders over £10.”

Building Pathways

Main sponsor:

SkanskaSkanska is a leading international project development and construction company, developing offices, homes and infrastructure projects, such as schools, hospitals and roads. We create sustainable solutions and aim to be a leader in quality, green construction, work safety and business ethics.  Skanska is a Fortune 500 company and a member of the UN Global Compact. As one of the largest companies in the world, as well as one of the 10 largest construction and engineering firms, Skanska can offer young people incredible opportunities to start or advance their career.  Our history began in 1887 when the company was founded. We established our first international operations in 1897. Today, 53,000 employees are active in selected home markets in Europe, the US and Latin America. Skanska is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. www.skanska.co.uk