EMCOR UK launches new purpose to create 'a better world at work'

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EMCOR UK has today launched its new strategic purpose, which sets out to reimagine the potential and positive impacts that the UK facilities management sector can bring to the workplace, the environment and society.  The leading provider plans to achieve the highest standards for sustainable integrated facilities management solutions, combining excellence in technical delivery with a focus on enhanced customer value and user experience.

Developed over a 12-month period through consultation with employees, customers, supply chain partners, sustainability and industry experts; the new EMCOR UK purpose presents a clear view of its growing service portfolio all centred on creating “a better world at work”.

The new purpose builds on their unique legacy in technical and FM excellence, having set industry standards for collaborative workingi, led the development of sustainable working practicesii and adopted the UN Global Goals for Sustainable Developmentiii, EMCOR UK is the vanguard of creating data-enabled, high-performing, sustainable workplace solutions.

EMCOR UK’s 4,000+ colleagues deliver value in four service categories, giving their customers access to a comprehensive set of strategic and operational solutions:

  • Experience: Specialist, highly collaborative Facilities Management services delivering value for both the customer and the people who use the workplace
  • Create: Expert, end-to-end delivery of complex Change & Project Management
  • Enhance: Advanced, digital and data-enabled asset services, unlocking value and mitigating risk
  • Transform: Strategic solutions that design and create new sustainable workplaces, optimising productivity and wellbeing 

Keith Chanter, EMCOR UK, CEO said: “Our end goal is to create a better world at work; a better world for our customers, our colleagues, our suppliers and the communities in which we work. As an organisation, we are on the journey to achieving this through our fantastic people and business relationships. Taking this human and technical centred approach to our customers is the next step, and we are excited to demonstrate how facilities management can become a true competitive differentiator for UK businesses.”

Read more about EMCOR UK’s strategic purpose and how EMCOR UK creates enhanced workplace performance, sustainable productivity and focuses on better human outcomes.


i EMCOR UK was the first facilities management company in the world to be awarded ISO44001 for its approach to collaborative working
ii EMCOR UK are founding members of the Sustainability Supply Chain School
iii Member of the Global Goals Leadership Team of BiTC