As we say goodbye to 2023, we reflect on the exceptional achievements and milestones that have defined our journey as a leading global highways asset management company
In 2023, we have not only extended our global footprint but also realised multi-million-pound savings and made significant strides in fostering sustainability and industry knowledge.
Global Impact: Delivering Asset Management Excellence in Australasia and Europe
Successfully executed Asset Management Improvement projects in Queensland, contributing significantly to Transport & Main Roads Metro Region and Logan City Council.
Established the Essency – Gaist Partnership in Australasia and opened a new Essency Europe SLP office in Spain, fortifying our global presence.
Forged strategic partnerships with the leadership of key team members in Spain, the UK, and Australia.
£60M in Savings: through Project Management Expertise:
Managed multiple projects, facilitating collaborative solutions that led to over £64M in savings.
Empowering Communities: Enhancing Road Safety for Blackpool’s Future
Conducted Road Safety Reviews for all 33 of Blackpool’s Primary Schools, offering insightful recommendations for effective implementation.
Sustainable Solutions: Integrating ESG Agendas
Advanced Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) initiatives for Local Authority clients, including EV Charging strategies, carbon reduction plans, and process enhancements to meet ESG targets.
Building Global Knowledge: for Today and Tomorrow
Completed training in 5 countries. Launched comprehensive Training & Development programs, focusing on Asset Management and Project Management for Local Authorities across the UK.
£100M Procurement Excellence: Guiding clients with expert advice
Provided invaluable assistance, drafting contracts, and offering expert procurement advice for funded works exceeding £100M over the next 4-5 years.
3 Awards and Accreditations: Setting New Standards in Procurement
Secured accreditation to prestigious UK procurement frameworks—Constellia, Bloom—and pending approval for Crown Commercial Services, reinforcing our commitment to excellence.
Maximising Efficiency: Conducting Strategic Service ReviewsUndertook Service Reviews for various local authorities, enhancing governance and efficiency in Winter Service, Streetworks, Network Management, Street Lighting, and Active Travel infrastructure planning.
As we celebrate the achievements of the past year, let us also look ahead with optimism and determination. The challenges we face are opportunities for innovation, and the successes we have achieved are stepping stones to even greater heights.
Thank you to all our strategic partners and clients for your support, hard work, and commitment to positive change. Together, we have built a legacy of success, and we will continue to shape the future of global highways asset management.
Wishing you all a happy festive season and a prosperous New Year!