Tag: construction careers

Hinkley C – Powering the future

Hinkley C – Powering the future

The construction of the new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, is big – and I mean VERY BIG. Due to officially switch on in the middle of the next decade (if nuclear reactors switch on?), it is predicted that Hinkley Point C will provide around 7% of the country’s electricity, and the … Continue reading Hinkley C – Powering the future

Moving up in construction

Construction is one of those industries where it is definitely possible to work your way up from the bottom.  Site labourer to site manager is a long journey but there are people out there who have done it. I've interviewed a cross-section of construction workers over the past 3 or 4 months: people at the … Continue reading Moving up in construction