News 2008

News 2008

The Scheme’s news from 2008

  • Pre Annual National Awards 2008

    6 August 2009

    February 2008
    The Considerate Constructors Scheme’s Annual National Awards will take place over a two week period from 7 – 18 April 2008.
    This year, around 480 …

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  • Annual National Awards 2008

    6 August 2009

    April 2008
    On 18 April, the run of nine Considerate Constructors Scheme 2008 National Awards ceremonies came to an end. Some 2050 guests attended this year’s ceremonies, …

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  • Registration record for Keepmoat

    6 August 2009

    May 2008

    In a closely-fought contest, Keepmoat plc (comprising Frank Haslam Milan, Bramall Construction and Haslam Homes) has become the first company to reach a total …

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  • Documentation updates

    6 August 2009

    June 2008  As part of the Scheme’s aim to continually improve standards in the construction industry, a new, more challenging version of the Site Monitors’ Checklist is being …

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  • Monitors’ Annual Conference

    6 August 2009

    July 2008
    The Scheme’s Monitors and office administration team all met up recently for the Annual Monitors’ Conference.
    This popular event provides an opportunity for both sides …

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  • 30,000 Registrations

    31 July 2009

    August 2008

    The Considerate Constructors Scheme recently celebrated an important milestone in its 11 year history with the help of Willmott Dixon Construction, one of its …

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  • Safe Crane Campaign

    31 July 2009

    October 2008
    The Strategic Forum for Construction’s Tower Cranes Working Group has launched a new initiative on behalf of the industry – The Safe Crane Campaign.  This …

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  • Cartoon posters

    31 July 2009

    November 2008
     
    The Scheme has developed a series of eight posters (one for each category of the Code of Considerate Practice), depicting examples of good and …

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  • New documentation

    31 July 2009

    November 2008
     The Scheme has begun issuing two new pieces of documentation – Considerate Constructors Scheme – an Overview and the Site Managers’ Guide – along with …

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  • VAT changes to 15%

    31 July 2009

    December 2008
    From 1 December 2008, the rate of VAT will change to 15%. Where prices on this website are quoted inclusive of VAT, they have been …

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  • Client Partners discuss Scheme

    31 July 2009

    November 2008

     A meeting of the Scheme’s Client Partners was recently held in central London.The Client Partners heard an update about the Scheme and its plans …

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  • Associate Members’ meet

    16 June 2009

    November 2008

    The Considerate Constructors Scheme held a fruitful meeting with its Associate Members at Coombe Abbey hotel, Coventry, on 11 November.
    Representatives of the 34 …

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