Top level Translink awards for Foyle Street and Strabane

Mon, 24/02/2020 - 11:04 -- Editor

Both Foyle St and Strabane bus stations have won the top Platinum award in the SPIRIT of Translink Facility Awards.

The awards recognise the efforts of Translink employees right across NI to develop a culture of continuous improvement for the benefit of passengers, the general public and their work colleagues. The awards are designed to enhance customer experience and safety and reward staff who regularly go the extra mile in making Translink a recognised leader in corporate responsibility.

These Awards, in partnership with Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful, embrace the company’s 4 main corporate responsibility themes (Go Safe, Go Eco, Go Healthy and Go Together) and are judged across key criteria assessing resource efficiency, energy and carbon, biodiversity, health and wellbeing activities, stakeholder, employee and community engagement as well as employee culture, behaviour and leadership. 

36 Translink locations, including bus and train stations, took part in the Awards which also ensures the business upholds its environmental-responsibility focus, making Northern Ireland a more attractive place to live and work while supporting the local economy.

Top Platinum Award were presented to eleven facilities including Craigavon Bus Station, Armagh Bus Station, Newry Train Station, Newry Bus Station, Coleraine Bus and Rail Centre, Foyle Street Bus Station (Derry), Strabane Bus Station, Newtownards Bus Station, Downpatrick Bus Station, Antrim Bus & Rail Centre and Great Victoria Street Train Station.  Gold Awards went to a further 19 facilities.