Contractor and sub contracts can reduce cost and deliver projects, however they can also bring delays, problems, waste, extra cost and adverse PR.
The winner of the 2017 Apprentice of the Year award will be announced at the Novus Excellence Awards in February.
Ex-offenders Bounce Back into employment Supported by Knauf and Encon working with Be Onsite, Land Securities and Lend Lease, the new Dry Lining Training Centre, based at Brixton prison in south London, responds to the urgent need for trained workers in the sector. The new Bounce Back Dry Lining Training Centre demonstrates how the industry[…]
Aldi’s new cold store warehouse and distribution centre has been built using ISD Solutions’ single envelope design ISD Solutions experienced many successes in 2014. For instance, it completed a contract for the Firewall & Data division, which saw it provide 30 square kilometres of mineral wall panels in the Nordics. It also has ongoing contracts[…]
Buildingtalk supports BOUNCE BACK to help ex-offenders into work BOUNCE BACK is a Charity and painting & decorating Social Enterprise. offering training, work experience and employment to offenders at the end of their sentences using the skills developed both in custody and on release. It runs training courses for offenders in custody in HMP Brixton[…]
The company carried out electrical, plumbing, roofing, and plastering work, kitchen and bathroom installations, as well as painting and decorating on the homes, which were all designed with light fittings at a lower height and with room for stair lifts to accommodate disabled people. The Code for Sustainable Homes was followed by the team throughout[…]
Novus’ chairman, Stuart Seddon, said: Taking part in projects like this demonstrates why we recently won the Responsible Small Business award at the Responsible Business award and we will continue our work in every way we can.
Despite the backlash against the policy, which saw 165 councils apply to the government for an exemption, Wes predicts that as architects focus on designing new structures that are suitable for different end uses, planning issues may disappear over time.
Businesses with a team of representatives in a country can quickly emerge themselves into the local market, whilst investing in a good software management system can ensure that operations and documents can be tracked, and local currencies can be calculated during projects. Implementing a system such as Alternative Dispute Resolution can allow disputes to be[…]
1) The I can’t delegate’ manager is stressed and demanding, keeps a tight rein on projects and data to ensure that every detail passes through their inbox, and usually has piles of printouts erratically scattered across their desk as they try to keep up with the workload.2) The Paper based’ manager owns a laptop and PC but[…]