Entries by Simon Taylor

Biodegradable Glove

Published 16 November 2016

Construction sites procure vast amounts of work gloves. This can lead to large amounts of landfill


Green Energy Tariffs Benefits

Published 16 November 2016

One of the Environment Key Indicators on the CRL project is a reduction of 8% in energy usage. One


British Heart Foundation CPR training

Published 16 November 2016

First aid training is an important and highly applicable skill to working in the construction


Site Glove Clip

Published 8 August 2016

The use of hard hats has undoubtedly saved hundreds of lives. However in recent years, hard hats


Sustainable Spill Kits

Published 8 August 2016

Chemical or oil spills still occur on construction sites. As part of Costain Skanska JV's green


Selecting the Right Glove

Published 23 May 2016

Handling injuries accounted for 24% of the reported non-fatal injuries in the workplace. An


Driver drug and alcohol testing

Published 10 May 2016

Construction by its nature has many potential risks. One of the risks involves the workforce


Site dehumidifiers

Published 20 April 2016

The site drying room at Crossrail C360 was being highlighted by Costain/Skanska JV's site smart


Polymer Traffic Sacks

Published 20 April 2016

Vehicle marshals are having to constantly exchange the ballast on the traffic signs and cones due


Air flush waterless urinals

Published 20 April 2016

As part of the Crossrail Sustainability Vision - seeking to minimise the impact on the environment


SHEQ Electronic Questionnaire

Published 5 June 2015

A Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality (SHEQ) questionnaire has been created. The


Noise Awareness – SoundEar II

Published 5 June 2015

Due to the location of the Temporary Shaft, C360s Rounton Road site backs onto the Eleanor Street


Air Cube

Published 4 June 2015

A very common cause of complaint, throughout any project, is the impact caused by dust. A


Concrete Washout System

Published 4 June 2015

Due to the increase in the requirement of concrete deliveries throughout the day for our secondary


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