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New Job won at Hinchingbrooke Hospital

Woodlands Cancer Ward

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More works won at Hinchingbrooke Hospital

For Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust.

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Works carried out at Centre Parcs

External alterations to the Aqua Sauna.

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House

Carbon Reduction

Sustainable Products

Good Procurement Practice:

  • Knowledge of the Supply base is critical in ensuring that sustainable materials are procured.
  • Supplier qualifications and appraisals are obtained prior to inclusion on approved lists.
  • Local Suppliers given preference assuming environmental considerations are met.
  • Meetings with Suppliers to verify claims.
  • Performance Monitoring.
  • Assessment of past performance in awarding contracts.

Sustainable Services

We recognise the need for Sustainable Services and Renewables and our professional team are fully conversant with modern approaches such as:

  • Ground Source Heat Pumps.
  • Air Source Heating/ Cooling.
  • Photovoltaic Systems.
  • Wind Turbines.
  • Rainwater Harvesting.
  • Biomass Heating.

Evaluation of Sustainable Services

At design stage our team can assist in evaluating the potential inclusion of renewable energy technology taking into account the following:

  • Orientation and siting for ‘passive’ solutions.
  • Capital/ lifetime cost of technology or product.
  • Impact on running costs for the project.
  • Availability of resources to run equipment.
  • Size and nature of products.
  • Health and Safety risks to site.
  • Impact on the surrounding area.
  • Flexibility for incorporating future technologies.

Transport Policy

We are situated within 10 miles of the site.

  • All of our employees are from the Mansfield / Sutton-In-Ashfield area.
  • Our operatives travel together from our Head Office to the site in our multi-use vehicles.
  • We will make a commitment that all of our sub-contractors and suppliers (unless specialist) would be sourced from within a maximum 10 mile radius of the site.

Examples of Environmentally Efficient Products

  • Energy efficient lighting and lamps.
  • Automatic controls on lighting systems.
  • Electrical systems clock controls.
  • Efficient ventilation controls.
  • Sub-metering to monitor service output levels.
  • Thermally efficient insulation, ceiling and plaster products.
  • Sustainably sourced general building materials and timber