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How the Construction Sector is Preparing for Brexit

Posted on: Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

On the 23rd of June 2016, Britain shocked the world when it voted to leave the European Union. A little over two years on, with not much progress achieved, many professionals are feeling uncertain on how the departure will impact their business. The construction industry are seemingly anticipating a significant change to their work after […]

Dust in Construction: the Silent Killer

Posted on: Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

When working in construction, there various controls and procedures you should follow to ensure the health and safety of all workers. Whilst there are a lot of safety procedures in place to prevent workplace accidents, the precautions for protecting workers’ health are often harder to pin down. This is despite long-term, work-related health issues affecting […]

The Difference Between Diamond Core Drilling & Reverse Circulation (RC) Drilling

Posted on: Thursday, June 7th, 2018

There are many applications for diamond drilling and diamond-imbued drill bits, thanks to their unmatched strength and precision. As well as the many uses for diamond drilling on a construction site, diamond drilling can also be used by geologists and in mining for exploratory work. Let’s take a look how diamond core drilling compares to […]

How to reduce noise pollution in construction

Posted on: Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

When first thinking of pollution from construction, many people would consider the emissions from machinery and vehicles first and foremost, but another prominent issue with construction sites comes in the form of noise pollution. Excessive noise, particularly for prolonged periods of time, is not only a nuisance to workers and neighbours, it can lead to […]

What is diamond drilling?

Posted on: Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Diamond drilling is a powerful method of drilling which can create precise, neat holes through the strongest of materials. This is a specialist service which should only be carried out by trained professionals to ensure correct and safe usage of the technical machinery and for high quality results. Read on to learn more about what […]

Concrete wall sawing: dos and don’ts

Posted on: Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Concrete wall sawing – also known as track sawing – is a specific type of concrete cutting which utilises circular blades on a track mounted machine. The wall sawing technique can be carried out remotely and was designed for cutting through vertical slabs of concrete; it can, however, also be used on masonry, reinforced concrete, […]

Concrete Drilling Services sponsor new kit for Bury RUFC under 9s team

Posted on: Friday, January 26th, 2018

Concrete Drilling Services may operate nationwide but we are still active members of our local community. We are always on the lookout for opportunities to help causes and get involved in projects within our community.   After the success of previous similar sponsorships, this year we have stepped up to sponsor a brand new kit […]

Top 5 construction industry trends to expect in 2018

Posted on: Thursday, January 18th, 2018

The construction industry often favours tried and tested methods, but to evolve, keep ahead of the competition and future-proof your business, it is important to stay up to date with industry trends. With technology progressing rapidly, 2018 is set to be a year in which making use of tech in construction can revolutionise old processes […]

Concrete Drilling Services obtains gold Constructionline membership

Posted on: Friday, December 22nd, 2017

View our certifications Concrete Drilling Services are proud to announce that we have recently achieved certification and gold membership status with Constructionline. This upgrade on our membership demonstrates our dedication to excellence and to providing our clients with the best, safest and most transparent service.   Why Constructionline is important Constructionline makes supply chain management […]

Your guide to safety equipment for concrete cutting and drilling

Posted on: Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Concrete cutting and drilling is demanding, specialist work which comes with a range of risks. To carry out such work properly and safely, workers should be aware of the hazards posed, adhere to safe working practices and use the appropriate protective equipment. All businesses which carry out concrete drilling and cutting should ensure their operatives […]

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