News and topics of interest

Welcome to our news page. Here you will be able to read all about our latest news and read about topics that will be of interest to you. If there is anything that you would like us to cover, please email us at info@ventrogroup.com or fill in an enquiry form on our contact us page, and tell us.

13th November 2017

Controversial government proposals to relax fire safety standards for new school buildings as a cost-cutting measure are to be dropped by ministers in a major policy U-turn following the Grenfell Tower fire. In June 2017 the world stood silently in the wake of a serious tower fire in central London, Grenfell Tower Fire, which killed […]

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7th November 2017

Since the expansion of Ventro, we have taken on three new surveyors within the last 6 months. This article will introduce our Ventro Surveyors so you can put a friendly face to the name. Ventro has expanded rapidly in the last six months. Having been lucky enough to move into a larger business premises, we […]

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31st October 2017

Ventro’s New Office required a lot of idea-generation, hard work, and effort by a variety of different companies in and around the UK, some of which are based here in the South West. Ventro’s new office move has involved a lot of work to the design and construction of the building. Ventro has worked with […]

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13th October 2017

As many of you may have heard, today we said goodbye to our well-loved passive fire consultant, Lauren Stoneman, who is moving on from Ventro to take on new challenges as an Account Manager for Saint Gobain. We have been very fortunate to have had such a passionate, friendly character on the team for the […]

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3rd October 2017

Over the past few weeks, you have probably heard down the grapevine that Ventro have, or were moving to larger premises. This is in fact true. We have officially moved to a new Head Office in Estover. This business move was essential for the company has been expanding on such vast levels. We have grown […]

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29th September 2017

Every 6 months, Ventro hold their very own company-wide staff day which involves training and relationship building activities. This time we took to the racing pit in a Ventro Grand Prix. On September 29th 2017, we held our second staff training day. With the company expanding so quickly, so much has happened in such a […]

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18th September 2017

Plymouth MP Johnny Mercer visited Ventro, winners of this year’s Plymouth Herald Business Awards, to help open the doors to their new office in Estover. The expansion has already started to boost local investment and is set to increase job prospects for young people in the area through their Apprenticeship Scheme. On Monday 18th September […]

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31st August 2017

Did you know that it was National Business Fire Protection Day today? Help us to share the word about National Business Fire Protection Day! Every year this national day comes around. It’s sole aim and purpose is to get businesses alike, to think about the fire safety precautions and preventatives they have in place to keep […]

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24th July 2017

Ventro: Winners of the Plymouth Herald Business Awards 2017 The Plymouth Herald Business Awards is a prestigious glitzy event set up to recognise businesses in and around the South West. This year Ventro were not just lucky enough to have been shortlisted for two awards, but came away as winners and highly commended. On Thursday […]

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20th July 2017

Two of our team members supported the 2017 Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) Bubble Rush which pledged to raise around £30,000. The CHSW, a South West based charity that supports the short and precious lives of terminally ill children around the country, held a fun filled event that people all over the country participated in. […]

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