Five Tips for Choosing a Great Builder

In 2016, the construction industry hired an additional 55,831 employees, with the value of work completed totalling £99,266 million – a record high. With so many options, it’s hard to know which builder to choose for the job. Here, Cleveland Containers provide five top tips for you to follow when choosing the right builder.

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Industry award for Advanced customer service

Global fire systems leader Advanced has been awarded Highly Commended for Service Excellence at the annual Safety and Health Excellence (SHE) Awards 2018, held at the NEC, Birmingham.

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BOXBOLT® BLIND FIXINGS GIVEN CE MARK

Highlighting its commitment to manufacturing high quality products, Kee Safety has received CE markings for its range of BoxBolt® blind fixing solutions. Engineers and specifiers can have confidence that BoxBolt® products will deliver mechanical resistance, dimensional stability and durability.

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SVANTEK LAUNCHES LOW COST SV 307 NOISE MONITORING TERMINAL

Designed for permanent noise monitoring and featuring an integrated Class 1 sound level meter with GSM modem in removable waterproof casing

Svantek UK one of the leading manufacturers of noise and vibration instrumentation for environmental and occupational health monitoring applications – has launched the SV 307 integrated Noise Monitoring Terminal (NMT) designed for permanent noise monitoring applications. The small, lightweight system features a new Class 1 MEMs microphone for major cost benefits and sleeve type case for easy mounting.

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Pioneering approach to wellbeing helps win 9th RoSPA Gold

A novel approach to workplace wellbeing has helped Lanes Group plc win a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the ninth year in a row to retain its RoSPA Gold Medal for multiple consecutive awards.

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7 Ways to Brand Your Construction Company and Crush Sales Competition

Building a credible brand is extremely important, as it’s how customers will identify you. It’s crucial that your branding is on point, because once established, it’s notoriously hard to change. Here, Gyproc Tools discuss 7 ways in which you can brand your construction company, in order to combat any competition in sales.

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Avoid hefty fines by placing health and safety as your top priority

Richard Powell, head of personal injury at YouClaim

Construction firms that flout health and safety regulations could face fines of up to £20 million if they fail to improve working conditions for members of staff.

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Bridging the Skills Gap: Five Ways to Attract Millennials into Construction

In this post, Gyproc Tools discuss the importance of attracting future talent into the construction industry by offering five actionable tips.

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Pioneering approach to wellbeing helps win 9th RoSPA Gold

A novel approach to workplace wellbeing has helped Lanes Group plc win a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the ninth year in a row to retain its RoSPA Gold Medal for multiple consecutive awards.

The UK’s largest independent drainage specialist could evidence significant health and safety initiatives during 2017, clearly demonstrating the continuous improvement expected by the award scheme.

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Heating the future

With its motto of “changing the future”, Dundee City Council has pledged its commitment to education in its significant redevelopment of schools and education facilities across the city.

Giacomini’s first Dundee school projects were in 2016 as part of its work with renowned Dundee based M&E Contractor, McGill. Giacomini is now continuing its work with the announcement of two new school projects in Dundee.

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