Are we missing the quick wins under our noses?

We are always trying to find ways to minimise waste and divert it from landfill and quite rightly so but quite often there is another waste issue that is clearly evident when you venture out anywhere in the UK – LITTER! Keep Britain Tidy launched its...

Alzheimer’s Society Midnight Climb

On 21 June 2013, my wife and I ventured up to Glasgow station where we were met by 250 fellow climbers taking part in the ‘Ben Nevis at Midnight’ event. This event is arranged and organised by the Alzheimers Society, for whom we were raising...

John Lewis retain UK’s ‘best retailer’ title

John Lewis has proved that it is still the best at keeping customers happy as it retained its position as the nation's top retailer for customer satisfaction according to a survey by Verdict Research. In its latest customer satisfaction poll of more than 5,800 customers, Verdict...

Considerate Constructor Awards 2014

This year’s CCS awards saw RG being nominated for a record 16 awards. We won all 16, coming away with four silvers and 12 bronzes. This is a fantastic achievement and we would like to congratulate everyone involved, with a special mention to the Waitrose account...

National Embodied Carbon Week

w/c 7th April is National Embodied Carbon Week – the UK Green Building Council and WRAP are calling on the construction industry to highlight the importance of embodied carbon in the built environment. There is a whole week of events and RG Group will be...

RG Get Active …

RG are making the most of the recent extra hour of sunlight to get active! As part of our ongoing commitment to health and wellbeing we are introducing our employees to the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC). GCC is a global challenge focused on getting people in business...

2012 Update

The latter part of 2012 saw the usual flurry of pre Christmas project completions. New build schemes were thick on the ground and we saw seven successful openings across the country, with many project teams incorporating new technologies as well as sustainable and value enhancing initiatives....

Carbon Offset Benefits Bishop of Rochester Academy

RG Group offset its entire operational carbon emissions for 2011 recently by planting over 800 tress in the grounds of the Bishop of Rochester Academy in Kent. Working with Carbon Footprint and Tree Appeal, staff from RG Group were joined by pupils and staff from the...

Constructing the Future

Three members of RG Group staff took to the classroom in December to speak to students about careers in construction. Steve Bennett, Chris Twyman and Dave Edwards, all currently studying one day a week at Mid Kent College, visited the Thamesview School in Gravesend as part...

ISO9001 Accreditation

RG Group’s rigorous Quality Management System has recently achieved ISO9001 accreditation audited by BSI Group.  Achieving the sought after ISO9001 demonstrates RG Group’s dedication to providing an exemplary service for its clients and its motivation to be a market leader. 2013 has so far not only...

RG ‘Green Fingers’

RG Group provided some helping hands and green fingers recently to Coram’s Fields playground and park, and created a wildlife garden on patch of unused land. The team were only too pleased to help the park, located in the heart of London, and spent two days...

FSC® Accreditation

RG Group is very pleased to announce that as of 8th June, it has been awarded FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council) Chain of Custody Certification. This means RG are now able to pass onto its clients wood and wood products with a full FSC unbroken chain...