h9wUTwRM_400x400

Forticrete recognises employee for long service

  • 9 Aug 2018

  • Share

Forticrete is celebrating and recognising the services of one of its employees, Karl Stevens, Health, Safety and Environmental Co-ordinator, for 25 years at the company.

Screen Shot 2018-08-09 at 15.02.12With an Honours Degree inEconomics, and a degree in Environment Management, Karl first worked as an electrical engineer before joining Forticrete in 1993. However, in October 1994 he helped the company establish its stone factory at Ibstock, and then moved into cast stone production. Karl is now the Health, Safety and Environmental Co-ordinator for Forticrete’s seven manufacturing facilities. Karl is still eager to learn more as he is set to begin his studies for a degree in H&S Management later this year.

During his time at the company so far, Karl was fortunate enough to see Forticrete hit a great milestone at its Anstone factory which recently celebrated 1,000 days since the last lost time accident (LTA). “If we send people home every day safe and without harm, then the day has been a good one,” says Karl.

John Lambert, Managing Director of Forticrete, comments: “Karl has played an instrumental role in Forticrete’s activities for the last 25 years. His passion for his job is evident and motivates the people around him. I would like to thank Karl for his commitment to his role – his experience is important in ensuring high levels are maintained across our manufacturing facilities.”

Forticrete, part of Ibstock plc, is the leading manufacturer of concrete roof tiles, architectural masonry and walling and cast stone. To find out more about Forticrete, you can visit the website here

Visit Forticrete's website

Leave a Reply

More articles

National Ventilation
Osmo

Osmo UK expands range of wood adhesives

Osmo UK, the eco-friendly wood and finishes specialist, has expanded its range of wood adhesives, as a new durable product developed for use in the home joins the range.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Innovations & New Products, Interiors, Paints, Coatings & Finishes, Posts, Timber Buildings and Timber Products, Wooden products

  • Share
Delta Membranes

Delta’s Directors delighted to attend construction dinner

Delta’s Directors, Christopher Burbridge, David Symes and Kevin Dodds, were delighted to attend The Worshipful Company of Constructors Installation Dinner on Wednesday 10 October.

Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry Events, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Damp & Waterproofing, Posts

  • Share
Crown Trade

Break the mould with Crown Trade's Clean Extreme

The mild, wet autumnal weather can provide ideal conditions for mould and mildew to thrive, but the outlook has gotten brighter, thanks to Crown Trade’s range of Clean Extreme Mould Inhibiting paints.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Damp & Waterproofing, Innovations & New Products, Paints, Coatings & Finishes, Posts

  • Share