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21 May 2018
VHE recently completed works at the 4Ha site to the south of Barrow in Furness which comprised derelict allotment and brownfield land previously used for a range of industrial purposes connected with Barrow Port.
23 April 2018
VHE have recently successfully completed a holder infill project at the former Burnley gasholder site, where a standard ADT fitted with a modern inclinometer was compared against the performance of an ejector articulated dump truck, which does not require raising of the skip to deposit it’s load.
20 April 2018
The outstanding health and safety performance of VHE staff throughout 2017 has been recognised at the annual RoSPA Health and Safety Awards with VHE being awarded our second Order of Distinction (sixteen consecutive golds).
13 April 2018
As one of the UK’s leading land remediation, earthworks and infrastructure contractors, VHE recognise the significance of fuel used in plant operations as a proportion of overall energy use and consequently carbon footprint.
06 April 2018
The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) recently carried out a study of the government’s Brownfield Land Registers and found that more than two-thirds of these homes could be deliverable within the next five years. Most of the brownfield land identified was also within urban areas that already had infrastructure and where there was a higher demand for housing.
29 March 2018
VHE are featured in the latest edition of the Commercial Property Monthly Magazine. Read about our success at Sighthill on page 42!
22 March 2018
For over 20 years VHE have played an important part in the redevelopment of many of the gas network sites across the UK. The most recent project is located in Burnley for longstanding VHE client National Grid.
16 March 2018
VHE are thrilled to announce Barnsley Hospice as the 2018 VHE Charity of the Year.
09 March 2018
In the UK, a 25 year Environment Plan has recently been published to address methods related to the circulation of ‘plastics’. Ultimately, the target is to remove the occurrence of avoidable plastic waste by the end of 2042.
26 February 2018
VHE are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted as finalists for the Ground Engineering Awards 2018 having submitted Sighthill Transformational Regeneration Area in the Geo-Environmental Project of the Year category.