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Helping to ensure the fallen aren't forgotten

Helping to ensure the fallen aren't forgotten

06 May 2022

Ben Smith, Maintenance Team Leader, in the South West has used a volunteering day to help ensure that war graves are cleaned and well-tended.

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Balmae Lake regeneration provides haven for wildlife

Balmae Lake regeneration provides haven for wildlife

13 April 2022

Balmae Lake at Kirkcudbright Training Centre in Scotland has been transformed into a wildlife haven following its recent regeneration to increase insect numbers and encourage more diversity of insects within the area. Kelvin Lang, Rural Estate Delivery Advisor, tells us more.

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Landmarc signs Mental Health at Work Commitment

Landmarc signs Mental Health at Work Commitment

08 April 2022

Landmarc has signed the Mental Health at Work Commitment, curated by mental health charity Mind, demonstrating our ambition to develop a workplace environment and culture where all employees can thrive.

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Landmarc and partners triumph at coveted MOD Sanctuary Awards

Landmarc and partners triumph at coveted MOD Sanctuary Awards

22 March 2022

Landmarc Support Services has been awarded the Net Zero and Resource Efficiency Award at the Ministry of Defence’s annual Sanctuary Awards, for its Net-Zero Carbon Accommodation Programme (NetCAP), in partnership with the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO) and modular construction specialist, Reds10.

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Leading from the front

Leading from the front

11 March 2022

Although the number of women working in what are considered male-dominated sectors is increasing, still in 2022 the percentage of women in higher management, director and board positions is in the minority. Kirsty Pearce, Corporate Services Director at Landmarc's head office, has been a member of the team since 2002 when the business was announced as the preferred bidder for the Vanguard Contract. Twenty years later, Kirsty has worked her way up within the business into one of the top roles.

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Landmarc to launch women's network

Landmarc to launch women's network

10 March 2022

As part of our week-long celebration of International Women’s Day, Tamsin Gee, HR Advisor, talks about her aspiration to launch a women’s network, which will be designed to empower and increase the confidence of women working at Landmarc.

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Balance for better

Balance for better

09 March 2022

Gender equality is, of course, the end goal for International Women's Day and for all that support the movement. Jenna Adams-Snowdon, Area Delivery Manager in our East region and one of our newest team members, is someone that feels passionately about this.​

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#BreakTheBias

#BreakTheBias

08 March 2022

International Women's Day is all about recognising women's strengths and achievements. This year's theme, #BreakTheBias, is pushing employers and colleagues alike to value and celebrate women's achievements – from the momentous to the day-to-day – and show support along the way.​Megan Stewart, Quantity Surveyor for Scotland and Northern Ireland has only been a member of the Landmarc team since September 2021, however, she has already noticed the effects of having an amazing support system around her at work.

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Learning and Thriving

Learning and Thriving

07 March 2022

The 8th of March marks International Women's Day, but at Landmarc we've decided to make this annual event a week-long celebration, spotlighting just some of the amazing women we work alongside. First up is Mair Warrilow, who started with Landmarc over a decade ago as a Service Administrator and has since moved into her current role as Site Operative.

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NetCAP delivers its first double-storey carbon negative buildings

NetCAP delivers its first double-storey carbon negative buildings

04 March 2022

The award-winning Net-Zero Carbon Accommodation Programme (NetCAP) has reached another key milestone by delivering the UK Defence Training Estate (DTE)’s first double-storey carbon negative buildings with added rainwater harvesting capabilities.

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