2010 Skills Highway Award

Greymouth engineering and civil construction company, Liddell Contracting, won the 2010 Skills Highway Award for its outstanding leadership in workplace literacy training.

Liddell Contracting wins 2010 award

Liddell Contracting won the Skills Highway Award for its highly successful workplace literacy programme, Building Bridges.

The award was presented at the Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) Trust Work & Life Awards dinner on 28 October 2010.

Liddell Contracting winner 2010

Winner, Liddell Contracting, representatives with their award.

"Liddell Contracting's training programme represents a turnaround in the company's culture that has brought a provincial business into the 21st century," said judge, Philippa Reed, Chief Executive of the EEO Trust.

Video of 2010 award entrants

Hear from Liddell Contracting and the other 2010 Skills Highway Award entrants discussing the impact literacy training has had on their businesses.

Read the video transcript of the 2010 award entrants