Posts made in December, 2015

Smart choice for Redrow

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Redrow Homes’s coastal development in Bangor, North Wales provided a tough challenge for their North West team. Strict regulations for coastline construction meant there were a limited number of days for building work to be carried out. Smartroof offered Redrow Homes the fastest solution on the market. Due to the adverse weather conditions Smartroof’s “room in a roof” system guaranteed Redrow Homes essential health and safety benefits such as no risk of falling gables and reduced hours of working at height. Alternative construction methods would have involved hat trusses therefore requiring free standing gable block work.  This method coupled with the high winds experienced on site created increased health and safety risks for the team. Jon Moss,...

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The Most Qualified Installation Team in the Roof Panel Industry

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  Health and safety is a main priority when working from heights, particularly when installing a room-in-roof system. To support this, Smartroof has carried out a programme of investment with their installation team, enabling Smartroof to provide a ‘contract lift’, which places full accountability for the lifting process with Smartroof. As well as ensuring a high standard of Health and Safety, this enables our clients to benefit from a range of services such as, site visits to plan the lifting operation, a full lift design with crane selection and an assessment of ground conditions and all documentation including a method statement and risk assessment. The lift parameters are fully compliant with current regulations and standards (BS7121 for mobile...

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