We are pleased to confirm that we have been appointed on the refurbishment Unit 8 at Wellesbourne Distribution Park. The existing unit will be refurbished to the same high standards as the new units on the park. Safer Sphere will act as Principal Designer Advisor and CDM Client Advisor for Griffen Development on the project.
What Is BIM? BIM or Building Information Modelling is the name given to a process of creating a detailed digital model of a build asset. From design through to construction and even hand over, a detailed collaborative model of a building can be created and accessed by anyone involved with the design, construction and maintenance of the project. Think of a building information model in terms of a 3D digital model that not only gives a detailed visual of the building [...]
We are pleased to announce that Safer Sphere is expanding and has signed up to a brand new office at Princes Dock in Liverpool. The move comes off the back of the multiple projects and clients that are based in the area and shows the businesses on-going commitment to the city. The new office will be open from May, and Safer Sphere will share the 3,519 sq ft first floor at 8 Princes Dock with Walker Sime and Planit-ie. The Princess [...]
We are pleased to confirm that we have been appointed as CDM Client Advisors and Principal Designer Advisors for the new Harrogate Spa Retail Park development. The project will see the development of several large retail units and a car park which will make up the brand-new retail park.
Safer Sphere is delighted to have been appointed as CDM Client Advisor and Principal Designer Advisor on a new hospital project at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham. The project which kicks off this month will see work carried out to the lifts, floors and external works. Safer Sphere has delivered CDM support to various hospital projects in the past couple of years including Manchester, Worcester, Calderdale, Leighton and more recently our new appointment at King Edward VII Hospital in London.
Safer Sphere has been appointed the role of Principal Designer Advisor from Galliford Try on their latest pupil referral unit in Salford. The project named ‘The Clifton Centre’ will see the construction of a new replacement PRU facility, and demolition of the existing main EFAA & EFAB blocks as well as works to the external area.
What is PAS 91? PAS 91 stands for Publicly Available Specification for prequalification questionnaires in construction-related procurement. It was commissioned by the Government and developed by the British Standards Institute (BSI) and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BSI). Following its launch in October 2010, it was seen as a positive step towards addressing the issue that many businesses face when completing Pre-Qualification Questionnaires (PQQ’s). It has undergone two revisions, one in 2013 and more recently in December 2017. What [...]
Safer Sphere is pleased to welcome this month Simon Jones who has joined the business in the role of Associate Director and CDM Construction Safety Consultant. Simon has worked in the construction industry for over 45 years and has a wealth of experience across multiple sectors. Simon has worked on various high profile projects in his career including Liverpool John Lennon Airport, City of Salford Community Stadium, the Trafford Centre, Media City and Manchester Royal Infirmary.
Safer Sphere has been appointed as Principal Designer Advisor on the re-cladding project at Ablett House student accommodation in Liverpool. The works involve the removal of the existing aluminium external façade cladding and replacing with new fire-rated aluminium cladding. Safer Sphere will be supporting the project through RIBA Stages 1 – 7 and helping the client discharge their duties under the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015 (CDM15).
We are pleased to have been appointed the role of Principal Designer Advisor by Galliford Try, on their brand new ‘Heights’ development in Burnley. The development will see the former Ridgewood School site turned into a brand new primary and secondary school for over 150 children