IT’s investment in our technology is going to be one of the cornerstones of a successful RIIO-2. Everyone across the business has a part to play in building a business ready for RIIO 2. However, we can’t achieve our goals without a solid IT foundation. In the recent investment plan we submitted to Ofgem, IT […]
Three years of training may seem like a long time to qualify as a technician when you’re starting your career. But for our Pipelines Maintenance Centre apprentices, the time flew by. Ian Dalgleish and Sean Hope, now based at the Glasgow depot, share their experience of the apprenticeship scheme and working for PMC. Ian Dalgleish […]
Construction of the Hinkley Point C Connection moved a step closer last Friday as we awarded the first in a series of contracts to build the new major infrastructure. ABB was awarded the contract for Shurton substation, which will be the connection point from EDF’s new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset to […]
A Gas Transmission project is helping the business make six-figure savings – and reinforcing the security of our gas network – through corrosion prevention technology.
Our approach to helping young people and excluded groups find employment has earned us a place on this year’s Responsible Business Awards shortlist.
It has been a great first year for the North Sea Link team – from building relationships with our Norwegian partners and making progress with tunnelling, through to getting ready for the challenge of the North Sea itself.
Richard Alden, Head of Commercial Property, describes the positive safety culture he experienced during a visit to a site where National Grid employees are working alongside contractors.
A team of 10 volunteers from Capital Delivery recently spent the day giving Stonebridge City Farm a much needed makeover.
We have been shortlisted in two categories for the Business in the Community Responsible Business Awards 2016.
A group of our volunteers were out in force recently, introducing students aged seven and above to exciting career paths in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).