Dug Harrison, Operations Manager for the National Skills Academy for Nuclear welcomes Joseph Gallagher Group to NSAN's member network.
Joseph Gallagher Ltd is a family owned business and is the largest tunnelling subcontractor in the UK. Building on their core foundations of Civil Engineering and Shaft Sinking, their expertise has grown to include Hand Tunnelling, TBM Tunnelling, Pipe Jacking, Auger Boring, HDD and Microtunnelling. Joseph Gallagher Group's workforce is the heart and soul of the company, continually investing in training and the development of their people, making their 700 skilled workforce experts in their fields. The Group plans, integrates, delivers and designs construction projects, working with specialist partners as necessary to offer a complete package and solution.
Gerry Durcan, Group Health and Safety Lead at the company said “Being members of NSAN allows us to utilise our expertise and take that into the nuclear sector, particularly the new build projects throughout the UK. We will ensure that our workforce develop their existing skills and competencies required to work in the sector by utilising the products and services offered by NSAN, which in turn will allow us to grow the business by gaining the necessary experience and nuclear knowledge”.