Archive for Month: January 2019
Bitesized CPD – Incorrect installation of HeliBars
Installation of HeliBars. In this Bitesize CPD we will be looking at the installation of HeliBars for structural repairs. Often installed by unqualified operatives they are a waste of money. These are the most common defects picked up by FCM’s, Clerks of Works during their site inspections. Chase not […]
Bitesized CPD – Fire Doors – site alterations – what is permissible and what is not.
“What alterations can be made to a fire door?” In this Bitesize CPD we will be looking at permissible alterations to a manufactured fire door. It seems that many installers are unaware of what you can do and can not and so invalidate their own installation. These defects are routinely […]
What is a Clerk of Works?
What is a Clerk of Works? The Clerk of Works, often abbreviated to CoW, is employed by an architect, project manager or a client on a construction site. The role is primarily to represent the interests of the client in regard to checking that the quality of both materials and […]