At KCL as we strive to build long term competitiveness we balance this with our responsibility to be a good corporate citizen. We are conscious of the impact that our operations have on the communities in which we work and on the lives of all our stakeholders as such we have developed a holistic approach to bringing shared and sustainable value to our society.
Our tag line of “Building Solid Foundations Together” is representative of our commitment to work with all our stakeholders to ensure sustainable and shared value to our society.
At KCL we believe that the communities within which we work should benefit from our presence. We hire labor from within these communities, sponsor events and build lasting relationships with community leaders. KCL ensures that the benefits of the work being carried out by our company in the communities within which we operate is communicated to the residents and we treat with issues arising in a professional and fair manner.
KCL has for over 20 years partnered with the University of the West Indies St Augustine Campus through the disbursement of scholarships and internships and through sponsorships of competitions and award ceremonies facilitated by the University. We believe that education plays a pivotal role in the shaping of our society. We focus our efforts on young upcoming engineering students as we seek to build the Human Capacity within the Construction Industry of Trinidad and Tobago.
KCL believes that its employees are the major organ of its operations. We provide a safe working environment for our employees. We encourage healthy lifestyles and engage our staff in activities that build good will and contribute towards their overall wellbeing. One way in which we do this is through KCL’s Wellness Club which sees employees of the company benefiting from activities such as:
All of KCL projects are guided by a Certificate of Clearance from the Environmental Management Authority. We work with our stakeholders to ensure that the needs of our clients does not overshadow the best interest of the communities within which we work. KCL is STOW Certified which solidifies our commitment to an environmentally conscious approach to all the jobs undertaken by KCL.
KCL is committed to volunteerism, which sees our Chief Executive Officer (CEO), members of the Management team and our entire staff actively participating in charitable events hosted by different charitable organizations. Our CEO is an active member of the Rotary Club of Central Port of Spain. Our staff actively brings charitable initiatives to the table for discussion and participate wholeheartedly in events that we donate to.
KCL has for the past 5 years sponsored numerous sporting events and representatives from Trinidad and Tobago. We believe that Sports is a means through which our society can develop. We partner with various sporting bodies in the area of Golf and Marital Arts and sponsor a Summer Sporting Camp out of Belize.