December 2012 | Issue 26



2013 Code and Checklist changes
2013 Code and Checklist changes
The Considerate Constructors Scheme's new five-point Code of Considerate Practice, supporting Checklist, scoring system and Monitor reports are now available to all registered sites. From the 1st January 2013, all registered sites and companies will be assessed on the new five-point Code. Scheme Monitors will be using the new supporting Checklist when assessing registered sites and companies, and...



Chairman's Introduction

Chairman
Chairman's Introduction
As the end of 2012 draws near, I want to take this opportunity to look back on the last 12 months, but more importantl...



Industry Eye

Industry eye
Industry Eye
Will the HSE’s new scheme to recover costs from law-breakers level the playing field or unfairly penalise struggling...



2013 changes

Code of Considerate Practice
Code of Considerate Practice
Considerate constructors seek to improve the image of the construction industry by striving to promote and achieve bes..




Monitors
Monitors' Checklist
The Scheme's Monitors' Checklist is used by the Scheme's Monitors to assess the performance of registered sites and co...



Scoring
Scoring
The 2013 Checklist contains five sections each containing a number of bold 'compliance' questions, and a number of non...



Monitor reports
Monitor reports
This is now a two page report with a high level summary on page 1 and detailed notes on page 2. The first page include...



Films about the changes
Films about the changes
To help explain the changes to the Code, Checklist, scoring and Monitor reports, the Scheme has produced a series of f...



Site Registration fees
Site Registration fees
From the start of 2013 the Scheme's Site Registration fees are changing. As the Scheme continues to develop, the expec...






CCS

Celebrating 15 years
Celebrating 15 years
2012 marks the 15th year of the Considerate Constructors Scheme, an industry initiative set up to improve the image of...




Back to school
Back to school
Since 2008, the Scheme has run presentations at colleges and universities around the UK, promoting the Scheme and its ...



Monitors’ Regional Meetings
Monitors’ Regional Meetings
The Considerate Constructors Scheme's 131 Monitors met regionally for the second time this year to keep up to date on ...



Supply Chain Sustainability School
Supply Chain Sustainability School
The Supply Chain Sustainability School is a free, virtual learning environment that aims to help construction supplier...



New Scheme Supporters
New Scheme Supporters
The Scheme is pleased to announce that a number of new organisations have become Scheme Supporters. Scheme Supporters...



Constructionline shows its support
Constructionline shows its support
The Considerate Constructors Scheme is pleased to welcome Constructionline as they become a key member of its Scheme S...



Site Registration

From zero to hero
From zero to hero
Morris Homes Ltd are currently constructing the UK’s largest zero carbon development. Scheme Monitor Derek Wakefield...




Heathside & Lethbridge
Heathside & Lethbridge
Heathside & Lethbridge is a large housing estate in the London Borough of Lewisham. It is undergoing a phased regenera...



Fulham Reach
Fulham Reach
The Fulham Reach development is being undertaken by the client, St George Central London Ltd, who will transform this ...



Mathematical Institute
Mathematical Institute
The University of Oxford Mathematical Institute is currently spread across several sites; the new Mathematical Institu...





Company Registration

National Company Awards 2012
National Company Awards 2012
The Considerate Constructors Scheme's National Company Awards 2012 took place on the 29th November, where the most con...




Most Considerate Company 2012
Most Considerate Company 2012
The Considerate Constructors Scheme's National Company Awards 2012 Most Considerate Company. Presented to: Peter Nor...



Gold Award winners
Gold Award winners
Please see below for the companies who were awarded a Gold Award at the Considerate Constructors Scheme's National Com...



Silver Award winners
Silver Award winners
Please see below for the companies who were awarded a Silver Award at the Considerate Constructors Scheme's National C...



Bronze Award winners
Bronze Award winners
Please see below for the companies who were awarded a Bronze Award at the Considerate Constructors Scheme's National C...



Brian Power Building Ltd
Brian Power Building Ltd
Brian Power Building Ltd began registering as a company with the Scheme back in 2010. The company has proved its commi...



McPhillips (Wellington) Limited
McPhillips (Wellington) Limited
McPhillips (Wellington) Limited first registered with the Scheme back in 2011, so Industry Image wanted to find out ho...



A new Industry Image
A new Industry Image
As part of the Scheme’s commitment to continuously reviewing the services and products it offers to registered compa...






Associate Members

New Associate Members
New Associate Members
The Scheme would like to welcome the newest members of its Associate Membership initiative, bringing the total number ...



 

Associate Members
Associate Members' meeting
On the 7th November, the Scheme held the last of this year’s Associate Members’ meeting at Coombe Abbey in Coventr...



Longcross
Longcross' EGP
In the last Industry Image, Longcross Construction told us a tale about one of their operatives attempting to climb Mo..



Associate Member Q&A
Associate Member Q&A
New Associate Member GRAHAM Construction tells Industry Image why they decided to apply for Associate Membership and h...







Client Partners

New Client Partner
New Client Partner
The Considerate Constructors Scheme is pleased to announce that Crossrail Limited has now joined the Scheme as a Clie...



 

Client Partner Q&A
Client Partner Q&A
Crossrail Limited is the newest organisation to join the Scheme’s Client Partnership initiative. Industry Image find...



Ivor Goodsite

Ivor
Ivor's promo sign
Ivor Goodsite launched his new promotional sign, available to all registered sites and companies, to coincide with Roa...



 

Ivor
Ivor's new workbook
Ivor Goodsite's Construction Site Safety, an interactive workbook that aims to educate children about the dangers of p...


Fun packs go ‘deluxe’
Fun packs go ‘deluxe’
Having accompanied him on his visits for some seven years, Ivor Goodsite’s fun packs have played an enormous part in...



Ivor’s 2012 in pictures
Ivor’s 2012 in pictures
What an extremely busy year it’s been for Ivor Goodsite! With 205 visits under his belt, not to mention having launc...