Entries by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator

Agricultural Sprayer for Curing Concrete

Published 13 January 2020

During concrete placement activity, the site utilised an agricultural inspired “Crop” sprayer


Walkie-Talkie Contact Boxes

Published 13 January 2020

Following concerns raised about the tight site constraints, the site team has introduced “Walkie


Apprenticeship Link Up Event

Published 13 January 2020

Nottingham City Council, the local Pythian Club and the site team held an innovative event to


Rebar Mechanical Tying Gun

Published 13 January 2020

Bam Nuttall have implemented rebar mechanical tying guns to increase efficiency and significantly


Using What3Words for Site Navigation

Published 13 January 2020

Clear directions to very specific locations across large construction sites can be challenging,


Quill Blasting

Published 13 January 2020

Within the confined space of the Thames Barrier flood gates, grit blasting was carried out to


Psychologist Group Sessions

Published 13 January 2020

At Ballymore's Goodluck Hope project, a psychologist has been employed to design and deliver a


Low Emission Micro Turbines

Published 6 January 2020

On their White City Living project, St James have been using modular micro turbines as a


Donating Supplies to the Men’s Shed Association

Published 6 January 2020

On their Alness Academy project, Kier have been collecting the paper-towels used at wash basins and


Vehicle-Mounted Ground Penetrating Radar

Published 6 January 2020

On their UCLan Highways Improvements project, Balfour Beatty have been using a vehicle mounted


Cardboard Tree Guards

Published 6 January 2020

The HS2 project aims to plant up to seven million trees along their Phase One Route. An issue


Environmental Board Game

Published 6 January 2020

In conjunction with the E&S Manager the site has pioneered the development and use of “The


Bespoke Cable Lifting and Delivery Trailer

Published 6 January 2020

The Hornsea project team identified a possible issue with the movement of cable drums to be used


Electric Forklift Truck

Published 6 January 2020

On their White Rose View project, RG Group have been using an electric forklift truck. This is


Smart Surfacing for Visually Impaired

Published 23 December 2019

On one of its projects delivered under the Highways Term Maintenance Contract, Tarmac laid tactile


Back to Previous page