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Bright future for female crane drivers

Katie Kelleher and her peers in Select talk about their experiences as women in construction

27 Mar 2018

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From apprentices to mentors at Hinkley

To mark National Apprenticeship Week Laing O’Rourke has been sharing stories across the company of the difference that a commitment to investment in people and new skills can make.

08 Mar 2018

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#ApprenticeshipsWork at Manchester Airport Transformation Programme

On International Women’s Day, we catch up two of our female apprentices flying high on the Manchester Airport Transformation Programme.

08 Mar 2018

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National Apprenticeship Week: a future built on solid foundations

With the UK’s eleventh National Apprenticeship Week running to 9 March, it is an extremely busy time at Laing O’Rourke as it continues efforts to recruit the next generation of apprentices to drive the business forward, with recruitment now open for our 2018 apprenticeships.

05 Mar 2018

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Empowering the next generation of Indigenous engineers

Laing O’Rourke partners with Engineering Aid Australia to tackle the engineering shortage in Indigenous communities.

20 Feb 2018

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Skills for the future

Three of our employees from diverse career backgrounds tell us about their successful change of industry.

01 Feb 2018

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Hats off to Harry

Harry Dawkins shares reflections on 48 years in Construction

05 Dec 2017

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Coming full circle

Inspired by the career path of a former mentor, apprentice joiner Eleanor Grice is now keen to rise up the ranks and pursue a role in construction management.

16 Nov 2017

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Leading the way

Our new Transforming Project Leaders development programme is driving success for both project teams and clients

09 Nov 2017

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Australian job swap hailed a success

Graduates from Laing O'Rourke and WSP job swap for a few months to share experiences and learn from each other's organisations

27 Oct 2017

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Planning a bright future

Keith Smith tells us about the many jobs he's worked on during his time in Construction and reflects on the industry

29 Sep 2017

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Inspiring STEM+

Laing O’Rourke recognises the importance of education in all areas of the industry, and it shows with its new school-based engagement programme.

24 Aug 2017