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Utilities & Construction

Over the last 20 years we have supported organisations such as EDF, Suez, Manchester Airport, Welsh Water, IMTECH and United Utilities develop their systems and capabilities in Leadership, Operational Excellence, TPM, Quality, Daily Management, Learning & Development and Supply Chain Management.

Through the S A PARTNERS Academy we provide accredited training in Leadership, Continuous Improvement, TPM and Enterprise Excellence.  All of our programmes can be delivered either inhouse or virtually and we can support you to create a culture of continuous improvement within your organisation that will drive sustainable change.

Our experienced team has supported major Utility and Construction companies develop and deliver long-term Leadership and Continuous Improvement programmes as well as specialist initiatives that have focused on maintaining and running critical infrastructure.

Our Utility & Transport Customers include:

The Insights Podcast – CI in Utilities

Megan James speaks to SA Partners Mat Jackson on his experience of deploying and sustaining operational excellence within the utilities sector.

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Lean and Continuous Improvement (CI) Training

Our Lean & CI Training is accredited by the Lean Competency System (LCS) and Cardiff University.  Find out how this training can help you improve efficiency, reduce waste and cost within your organisation.


TPM Case Study

Adapting TPM to a Major Water Utility Environment

This utility provider in the UK serves 1.4 million homes and businesses. The companies assets include 26,000 KM of water mains, 30,000 KM of sewers and 838 sewage treatment works.

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Case Study: Suez 5 Year Lean Journey

Find out from Frank Schepers of Suez, how they drove their Lean transformation through a focus on culture and behaviours and the deployment of an accredited Lean and CI training programme.


Leadership Development Programmes

How do you inspire your teams to drive a culture of excellence within your business?  The S A Partners Leadership Development programme has supported over 7,500 people in 18 countries through training, coaching, experiential learning and assessments.


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Enterprise Excellence Assessment

The S A Partners Enterprise Excellence Assessment provides a deep insight into your organisation to give you an understanding of where you need to focus your improvement activities. Undertaken using interviews; onsite evaluation and data analysis the output of the assessment will provide you with a foundation on which to build your development plan.


 Leadership Skills & Training

Leadership Skills & Training

Find out how we can support your Leadership & Continuous Improvement Programmes.

Systems Consulting

Systems Consulting

Supporting your organisation to achieve Enterprise Excellence.

Latest Resources

Latest Resources

S A Partners continues to invest in industry research to support our customers.

Events & Workshops

Events & Workshops

Supporting your learning Journey - delivering workshops and Shingo Prize guidance