The Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS) is pleased to welcome Steve Hadley as its new Chair, taking over from outgoing Chair, Philip Hines, who steps down from the role in April 2020, having completed his two-year tenure.
Interserve Group expects to complete the new Nightingale Hospital Birmingham to treat Covid-19 patients tomorrow, Good Friday. The initial phase of the development will have capacity for 800 patients as of this weekend within the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre (NEC). The site will be able to accommodate up to 4,000 patients if required.
Companies that delay payments to suppliers during the coronavirus pandemic should remember one thing: what goes around, comes around Industry leaders have issued a thinly veiled warning that anyone looking to play hardball in the current circumstances will find their reputation totally trashed by the time this is all over. This is no time to […]
Europe’s leading shower designer and manufacturer, Roman, has revealed its delight at hitting record breaking numbers at the UK’s main bathroom event, KBB, earlier this month. The IPG, the largest and fastest growing membership group for plumbing, heating and bathroom specialists was one of the first to share in their delight. Roman Showers are one […]
The EVO®VISTA™ DUALSWITCH™ helmet provides the perfect solution and protection for those needing both Head Protection for working at ground level and working at height combined with Eye Protection in the form of a lens or shield which is fully integrated and fully compatible.
Reynolds Transfer and Storage used Hydra-Slide hydraulic skidding equipment to complete the removal and replacement of a transformer at a utility company in its home city of Madison, Wisconsin recently. The multifaceted project involved removal of the existing 237,000-lb. (118.5-ton) transformer, which was installed by Reynolds in 1984, and installation of a 170,000-lb. (85-ton) replacement, […]
Alsico are the leading providers of workwear in Europe, supplying uniforms to various industries. Even with years of trade and experience on their side, the construction world still remains one of their primary industries to supply to and work closely with.
RSB Rigging Solutions (RSB) used a Bluetooth-enabled 6.5t capacity Straightpoint (SP) load shackle for load tests aboard a luxury super-yacht at Maritimo, Palma de Mallorca, Spain. The specialist supplier of rope and running rigging to the luxury yacht sector used the wireless load shackle and water bags to test and certify the side access rail […]
The growth of the engineering industry has seen the UK workplace become more diverse – it is clear to see that attitudes are changing in the industry as more and more women opt for a career in the engineering sector. Back in 2013, the UK had the lowest percentage of female engineering professionals in Europe, […]
The construction industry is fast becoming a haven for individuals on the lookout for handsome paying jobs on construction sites. There is no doubting the importance of the construction sector on the economic growth of any country. If you are the type that loves constructing a fantastic masterpiece with your hands, then this article is […]
A 37.5-ton capacity mill-duty coil grab has been installed beneath the hook of a 40-ton capacity overhead crane at a Monarch Steel Company Inc. facility in Decatur, Alabama. The coil grab was manufactured by The Caldwell Group, a Rockford, Illinois-based company that specializes in both standard and custom lifting equipment. Alabama Sling Center, a […]
Midlands-based contractor G F Tomlinson is celebrating its successful selection on to the new £30 billion Crown Commercial Service Construction Works and Associated Services agreement, a major national framework for the delivery of public sector construction. The new agreement, which runs for seven years, can be accessed by all public sector bodies to procure a […]