Our Initiatives

A showcase of some of our delivered and planned activity around Positive Places, giving you a chance to delve a little deeper into the areas that interest you.

Minimising our environmental impact at Victoria Gate, Leeds

17 Apr 2015

We have worked closely with the project team at Leeds Victoria gate to ensure we minimise the environmental impacts of the development.

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Hammerson Become First Property Company to Win an EDR Funding Pot

17 Apr 2015

Hammerson and DECC are joining forces to deliver electricity savings at peak times.

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Creating a Sustainable Blueprint for Retail Parks with B&Q

17 Apr 2015

A collaboration between B&Q and Hammerson has been shortlisted for the sustainability of the year by property Week.

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Celebrating Sustainable Suppliers with the Release of our 2014 Annual Supplier Report

10 Apr 2015

As a property development and asset management company, much of our business activity is delivered through our supply chain. Since 2013, we have been using a systematic but simple approach to monitoring the sustainability standards of our suppliers with an annual survey . Here's a taster of our latest findings...

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Developing Retail Skills

15 Jan 2015

As part of our commitment to make our centres a positive place for the communities they serve, we've joined up with two initiatives focused on driving local jobs in the retail sector. Retail Path is an exciting new initiative which works in collaboration with shopping centres to provide apprentices with experience in a variety of retail roles. Let's Talk Shop has been established by Barnet Council to help optimise local employment benefits from the major transformation of Brent Cross shopping centre.

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Into the Dragon's Den at Silverburn, Glasgow

15 Jan 2015

Eight teams of pupils from Glasgow schools near Silverburn Shopping Centre were invited by the centre team to take part in a Dragon's Den competition.

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Lives not Knives, Centrale, Croydon

15 Jan 2015

As a property and investment company, we are aware of how important it is to establish good relationships within the communities in which our developments are located. We continue to support local organisations and charities, to ensure positive outcomes for all stakeholders in our local communities.

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