A list of entries tagged with December 2018 Innovation

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Hands Free Drilling System

Published 18 February 2019 | Written by Andrew Swann
CategoriesInitiatives Occupational health risks Working methods

The innovation involves a hands free drilling rig with an accompanying vacuum extraction system specifically designed and constructed for use in drilling long rows of pins into surface concrete. These pins secure forms used to place hand lay airfield Pavement Quality Concrete. In the airfield pavement construction environment the largest source of HAVS work is related to this activity with…

Use of an Electric Car Onsite

Published 28 January 2019 | Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesEfficient fuel use Hybrid/electric plant Wildlife

At the Centre Parcs Centre Building and Lodges site, the site team reviewed its overall management of fumes and emissions in the ecologically sensitive forest. As a result, the site team decided to introduce an electric car on site to replace a 4×4 SUV. The Scheme Monitor believed this to be the first use of an electric car on a…

Black Hat Training Programme

Published 8 January 2019 | Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCommunicate initiatives Personal development Qualifications Supervision Training Training

The Black Hat Training Programme is a Kier company-wide initiative. The aim of the Black Hat Training Programme is to provide you with the knowledge of the Kier mandatory requirements for supervisors working on Kier construction sites, ensuring you have ownership and responsibility for the individuals you put to work with the overall goal of delivering our projects safely, on…