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 [...]
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.
Management of Health and Safety on Construction projects is governed by the content of The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM15). CDM15 applies to all construction work, and this includes building, demolition, extensions, repair and maintenance. While a Principal Contractor may be in the driver’s seat during the Construction Phase of a project, they may not have the resources to complete the construction, contracting out the development to other specialist contractors. The actual work of building and maintaining a structure will usually be aided [...]
North West based Construction (Design and Management) Regulation 2015 (CDM 2015) Advisors, Safer Sphere celebrate their 5th year in Construction Health Safety this December. The CDM Health and Safety experts have gone from strength to strength over the past few years, not only doubling their client base but have also doubled in size too. The business has hired 4 new team members to add to their existing team in the past year, with more hires planned in the New [...]
Safer Sphere has been appointed as CDM Client Advisor and Principal Designer Advisor on the new fit-out of the Costa Coffee store in the Lowry Outlet. The work will involve a full strip-out of 2 units followed by a refurbishment and new shop front.