VELUX

Be one of the first to take part in the new and improved VELUX...

At VELUX, we know that CPD is important to you and your profession so we are happy to introduce a brand NEW, integrated approach to CPD covering the following 3 topics: Daylight and the Human Response Modular systems - the future of construction Integrating smart products into construction processes Our...
Mick's Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

National Recycling Award nomination for Kiverco & Mick George

Kiverco & Mick George have been recognised for their work in the waste sector with a nomination as finalists for the National Recycling Awards Following the installation of a state-of-the-art recycling plant at Mick George’s St. Ives site, Kiverco and Mick George Ltd are delighted to be shortlisted as finalists...
cyber crime

Becoming Personally Liable for Customer Data Breaches

Cyber crime is a growing problem that has an impact on small businesses. Here, BeCyberSure discusses the implications and challenges
accessibility

Maintaining Accessibility: Providing access for all during work in progress

Ian Streets, of About Access discusses how the principles of good accessibility are imperative when designing for people with disabilities
3D modelling of the bridge saved money

BIM protocols – Do you need to revise your working practices?

So you have accepted that it’s a good idea to work in line with the BIM protocols, however are you prepared to change your working practices? As you are probably aware now, BIM is about a number of things, including 3D modelling, 4D schedule simulation, 5D cost estimation and 6D...
coBuilder Bulgaria

ProductXchange undergoes a spring clean

Information managers can benefit from using ProductXChange, a turnkey solution for delivering accurate asset information. CoBuilder's CEO Nick Tune explains With the penetration of data-driven technologies in the construction industry, we have seen the development of an important role within the sector. The Information Manager has become a key player...
Mick's Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

Agricultural Policy post-Brexit – Mick George Ltd joins with landowners

Mick George Ltd discuss future agricultural policy and how landowners can capitalise on Brexit opportunities Six months on since Theresa May invoked ‘Article 50 of the Treaty of European Union’ following the results of the prior referendum, and the UK still remains in a world of uncertainty with the level to...
Mick's Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

Mick’s Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

Mick’s Mates discuss their expansion into the domestic market, and share the progress being made on its first major renovation project Mick George Ltd focuses on all things skips, concrete, aggregates and big construction plant equipment-or at least the firm did until last year when the dynamics changed and the business...
Solibri

Solibri Model Checker – Imagine reliable information on demand

Solibri Model Checker allows you to perform quality control checks to your authored models utilising the industry open standard IFC before submission. The construction industry is slowly moving from a very traditional, blinkered and adversarial world based on 2D transactions to an exciting and collaborative digital process fuelled by the...
IApply

Why building control officers are vital for enforcing building regulations – now and in...

Fast, reliable online connections depend on a responsive digital infrastructure, and in the coming months new developments will begin to have an impact.
Mick's Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

Residential Waste Collections: just like the ‘good-old days’

Mick George Ltd discuss residential waste collections and the services they offer to tackle the growing demand Once-upon-a-time homeowners didn’t have to worry about rubbish building up around their households, or making space for numerous bins, let alone segmenting their own waste types. And for the 2.5million first-time buyers in...
accessibility

Time to top-up accessibility training at First Group and Starbucks

Ian Streets, of About Access discusses how the principles of good accessibility are imperative when designing for people with disabilities
3D modelling of the bridge saved money

2D drawings – Out of date working practices

Creating 2D drawings from 3D designs is now the most efficient way of working, Martin Young of Cassidy Forsythe discusses the reasons Are you still producing 2D drawings and then producing a 3D model afterwards because you think you  need to do BIM ? In other words, your 2D drawings are not...
Mick's Mates captures a corner of the domestic market

Asbestos Management: The man behind the mask

2017 saw the launch of Mick George Environmental, a dedicated division within the overarching business, that now specialises in all areas of Asbestos Management, dealing with Non-Licensed, Notifiable Non-Licensed and, Licensed Asbestos The operation has grown considerably from traditional carriage and disposal skillsets, to now incorporate more extensive survey, analytical,...