Northumbrian Water Limited (NWL) will retain royal recognition for a further five years as it receives its second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, it is announced today.
Honoured as the only water company in the world and the only UK-based utility company.
A North East water company has again been recognised as one of the best in the country in Business in the Community’s annual benchmark of responsible business, the Corporate Responsibility Index (CR Index).
Northumbrian Water’s Leaplish Waterside Park has been named as a finalist in the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2014.
The North East’s leading water company has won another award to add to its green credentials for making power from poo and using reed beds for treatment.
A project in Middlesbrough - saving money and water - on an allotment site has been recognised by a national Water Efficiency Award.
Northumbrian Water achieved a first when it was named Business of the Year at the 2013 North of England Excellence Awards.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) has honoured one of the North East’s leading business figures with the highest level of membership within the organisation.
Winner in the category of Renewable Energy
This is for high level performance, demonstrating well developed occupational health and safety management systems and culture, outstanding control of risk and very low levels of error, harm and loss.
Northumbrian Water Group was added to the Ethisphere’s Institutes World’s most ethical companies list for the second year running in 2012.
The Business in the Community corporate responsibility index is the leading benchmark of responsible business practice. Northumbrian Water Group has retained its platinum plus ranking in 2012.
In the Workwell award category for our health and wellbeing programme - National Example of Excellence 2012.
Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) north east - projects under £4 million - Selset Hydro.
Northumbrian Water′s Facilities Manager Dave Whiteley was voted in as the best British Institute of Facilities Management member in October 2011.
for our support and sponsorship of Castle View Enterprise Academy.
North east regional winners 2011 and 2012.
Kielder Water & Forest Park
Best Speech Package category Gold Award 2011
Top of the British Water annual performance survey for contract procurement 2010, 2011 and 2012.
Leaplish Waterside Park in Kielder Water & Forest Park (seventh year running).
Sustainable Development 2009 (valid for 5 years).
Foxton Hall Outfall Project
Best initiative by a large business for our work on advanced anaerobic digestion.