BCO Award Winner
Motability Operations’ Bristol offices has won the British Council for Offices ‘Fit-out of Workplace’ award in ‘South West of England, Thames Valley & South Wales’.
Thames Valley Property 'Workplace Environment' Award
Area Sq’s design for global firm, Cargill, has been announced as the 2016 winner of the Thames Valley Property ‘Workplace Environment’ Award, which recognises the link between effective workplace design and organisational performance.
The Sunday Times Top 100
Fourfront Group ranked 11 in Sunday Times Best Top 100 Small Companies to Work For and has been awarded the ‘Three Star Accreditation Standard’ by Best Companies – the highest accreditation level.
IoD Director of the Year Awards
CEO Clive Lucking won two IoD awards – Director of the Year (turnover over £60m) and Chairman’s Award for Corporate Social Responsibility in the 2013 London and South East IoD Director of the Year Awards.
Fourfront Group is one of the first companies in our industry to be officially ISO14001 certified. Gaining this internationally recognised standard for our in-house Environmental Management System (EMS) demonstrates that our environmental practices and processes have attained the highest standard.
OHSAS 18001 is an International Standard for occupational health and safety management, and demonstrates the Group’s commitment to implement, maintain and continuously improve the way in which we manage our Health and Safety systems, both at our offices and at our client sites.
Fourfront Group was awarded this internationally accredited UKAS standard in recognition of our continuing commitment to customer service and quality in delivery. It clearly establishes the Group as an industry leader.
Fourfront Group achieved the highest Ska Gold certification for the both our London and Egham offices. Ska Rating promotes the principles of sustainable development within the context of an office fit-out, measures the environmental factors associated with it and gives the building a rating depending on how well it has performed.
The Sunday Times Top 60
Fourfront Group is placed in the Top 60 of The Sunday Times Best Green Companies. These awards set out to identify and celebrate the achievements of British businesses that are striving to improve their environmental performance and use a robust methodology to measure environmental information.
The reduction of our carbon emissions is a principle aim of Fourfront Group. We are committed to minimising our emissions and only then offsetting the balance. We are Carbon Negative because we have chosen to offset with our charity partners more Carbon Dioxide than we produce as a business.
The design and fit-out of new offices for Constituency Management Group (CMG) at 2 Waterhouse Square, London won Workplace Retrofit at Greenbuild Awards 2013.
Considerate Constructors Award
Our Enterprise project in Egham won a Considerate Constructors Award for competent management, efficiency, awareness of environmental issues and neighbourly conduct.
Enlightened Employer Award
Fourfront Group were recognised as a progressive employer, winning the Thames Valley Women in Business Enlighted Employer Award.
Area Sq has been recommended for Achilles UVDB Certification. (UDVB = Utility Vendor Database). Achilles UVDB is the community for the UK utilities industry. It enables the utilities sector to use Achilles’ proven supplier pre-qualification system to manage risk within the supply chain and comply with EU regulations.
Area Sq is accredited by Constructionline, the UK's register of pre-qualified local and national construction and construction-related suppliers. Constructionline removes the need for a formal pre-qualification stage to assess a company's competence and therefore increasing efficiency and encouraging best practice throughout the procurement process.
CoreNet Global is the world’s premier association for corporate real estate and related professionals. As a global learning organisation, it is the industry thought and opinion leader. www.corenetglobal.org
BIFM is a membership organisation which focuses exclusively on the interests of professional facilities managers. www.bifm.org.uk
The British Council for Offices is a membership organisation providing research and best practice in creating, acquiring or occupying office space. www.bco.org.uk