Heron Bros. Ltd. (HBL) is delighted to be appointed as the main contractor for the Foyle College & Ebrington Primary & Nursery School.
HBL is committed to supporting the local and wider community during construction and beyond. A Community Benefit Package (CDP) has been developed and is in the initial stages of roll out. Initiatives and activities that have already been carried out include:
CAW Community Summer Fair;
CAW Christmas Luncheon;
GAC Ladies Derry kit bag;
Limavady Midnight Walk for Foyle Hospice;
Foyle College Christmas Play Hairspray;
Waterside Health Forum health campaigns
HBL has pledged to sponsor a new Green Gym for the local community.
Site Visits and Informational Sessions
Community site visits from local councilor Drew Thompson and Nelson Drive representatives
Educational site visits from NWRC and Foyle College
Informational evening and drop in sessions for local residents;
Local employment event leading to 33% of site employees sourced from the immediate area and nearly half of all site employees have less than 10 miles to travel to work. Local procurement advertising leading to over a quarter of the supply chain sourced within a 10 mile radius and nearly 2/3rd within 20 miles.