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NEC3 Supervisor works at the University of Lincoln

NEC3 Supervisor works at the University of Lincoln

The city of Lincoln is known for more than its imposing medieval cathedral, it’s also home to one of the UK’s top 50 ranked universities—the University of Lincoln. The University,

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Providing Quality Inspections on Phase 1 of Sheffield Retail Quarter

Providing Quality Inspections on Phase 1 of Sheffield Retail Quarter

Over the years, Sheffield has undergone several transformations and its next phase is well underway. Sheffield Retail Quarter Phase 1 is currently under construction and will include over 160,000 sq.

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Edinburgh office

Edinburgh office

Our Resource Manager, Jon King, has spent several days in our Edinburgh office meeting clients and catching up with our Scotland-based Site Inspectors. As a leading Quality Site Inspection company,

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Top 10 M&E defects

Top 10 M&E defects

From a detailed statistical analysis undertaken in May this year, the top M&E defects (not including snags) are listed in the infographic.

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Top 10 building defects

Top 10 building defects

From a detailed statistical analysis undertaken in May this year, the top 10 building defects (not including snags) are listed in the infographic.

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Snags on projects nearing completion

Snags on projects nearing completion

Following an analysis of 14 projects that were nearing completion in May this year, on average 157 snags per projects were found per sectional handover. The range of snags were

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Common defects

Common defects

Following an analysis of 45 live projects in one week in May this year, a total of 313 defects were found. 224 were Building defects and 89 were M&E defects.

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Specialist Site Inspectors dedicated to the latest cladding industry standards

Specialist Site Inspectors dedicated to the latest cladding industry standards

Cladding is the application of one material applied over another to provide a skin or layer offering a level of thermal insulation and weather resistance to the building and can

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Local firms working together on Barnsley’s ‘The Glass Works’

Local firms working together on Barnsley’s ‘The Glass Works’

Over the past 25 years we have worked hard to spread our wings across the UK ‘championing quality in construction’, and what better town redevelopment scheme for us to be

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Expanding UK student accommodation portfolio

Expanding UK student accommodation portfolio

They say ‘variety’ is the spice of life and we like to think that this is exactly what our Site Inspectors experience working for us. Opportunities to inspect work on a

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