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Senior Building Control Surveyor / Project Manager within our sister company BRCS (Building Control) Ltd

Senior Building Control Surveyor / Project Manager within our sister company BRCS (Building Control) Ltd

£ excellent package Vacancies in South Yorkshire and Essex BRCS (Building Control) Ltd is based in Chelmsford, Essex and is one of the first three companies in the UK granted

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Protecting our wild birds during their nesting season

Protecting our wild birds during their nesting season

As we say goodbye to the wintery months and welcome spring in, we also encounter the main bird nesting season which runs from mid-March to August (earlier after a mild

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Knock, knock, knock…

Knock, knock, knock…

Who’s there? A Quality Site Inspector who has taken a picture of a door which has clearly been damaged whilst the lock set was fitted.

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Perils of programming

Perils of programming

Water ingress on the ground floor of a 6 storey building. Programme constraints meant that the contractor had to start fitting-out (note that the walls are already plastered) before roofing

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Lack of resilience

Lack of resilience

It’s defects like this that might get missed by the ‘normal eye’ which is why Quality Site Inspectors are vital on site to check for errors that may cause potential

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Sound thinking

Sound thinking

Insulation to this high specification acoustic partition appeared to be properly installed, but a closer inspection by one of our Clerk of Works showed that it was cut between the

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75% of construction professionals say quality management is inadequate

75% of construction professionals say quality management is inadequate

Article written by Will Mann, Construction Manager 28th February 2018 The findings from the CIOB ‘call for evidence’, which will be shared with the Hackitt Review and the Grenfell Inquiry

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Who will be in the hot seat this winter?

Who will be in the hot seat this winter?

Maybe this a good way to keep warm whilst using the toilet during the cold wintery months?

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An electrical fire waiting to happen!

An electrical fire waiting to happen!

One of our M&E Clerk of Works identified this electrical hazard on a recent project. Spades should be in contact with the earth bar. If there was a fault it

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Safety matters…this fire damper was not supported or fire sealed

Safety matters…this fire damper was not supported or fire sealed

One of our Site Inspectors noticed that the fire damper was not supported or fire sealed. This means that the fire compartment is compromised and the spread of the fire

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