A list of entries tagged with June 2018 innovation

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Public Recycling Zone Within the Hoarding

Published 2 July 2018 | Written by Jessica Dowdy
CategoriesEnclosures First Impressions standards Initial impressions Recycle

Due to a lack of public recycling bins around the site and within the local Southwark area generally, we decided to provide this facility ourselves by incorporating a ‘Public Recycling Zone’ within the hoarding on our most trafficked street – Stamford Street. This enables passing members of the public to recycle their waste through the different slots into a compartmentalised…

Single-Use Plastic Free Site

Published 19 June 2018 | Written by Georgina Grafakou
CategoriesGreen purchasing Plastics and packaging Re-use Reduce Sustainable solutions

In line with Multiplex’s policy to protect the environment and the UK’s target to eliminate all avoidable plastic waste by the end of 2042, Multiplex’s 48 Carey Street team has taken action to ban single-use plastic from the canteen and offices. The project reached that milestone on the 5th June, celebrating World Environment Day 2018 in accordance with this year’s…

Cycle Superhighway 6 Traffic Management Scheme

Published 11 June 2018 | Written by Jessica Dowdy
CategoriesConsultants Public diversions Ramps Routes Traffic management arrangements

St George have undertaken an approach in conjunction with TfL to ensure cyclist & pedestrian routes are maintained whilst the external works take place at One Blackfriars. We have rerouted Cycle Superhighway 6 – one of TfL’s most highly trafficked cycle routes – to ensure this can remain open at all times. The initial proposal was to shut the northbound…

Setting the Benchmark for Tethering

Published 11 June 2018 | Written by Jessica Dowdy
CategoriesFalling debris Working methods

The external façade includes a ‘CAP’ covering the top 3 floors of the Tower – this is made up of a number of steel ladder sections which are connected together and fully glazed. This is a unique project whereby the works are taking place at a height of 170m in a location bordered by heavily trafficked roads on all 4…