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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 […]

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 […]

Why Proper Concrete Floor Preparation Is Important

Posted on: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Concrete, while a robust and sturdy material that has proved an invaluable foundation for our society, can suffer immensely if it isn’t well maintained. Concrete flooring in particular is vulnerable to wear, making it essential that is laid and cared for responsibly. Here, we’ll be explaining just why it is especially important to prepare floors […]

How to Reduce Dust and Its Harmful Effects When Drilling Concrete

Posted on: Monday, October 3rd, 2016

When you’re drilling or sawing concrete, you can find yourself falling prey to a torrent of harmful dust. Methods to reduce dust and protect people from its harmful effects are of great importance. You must be familiar with these before drilling. Concrete Drilling Services are well versed in all manner of health and safety procedures, […]

The Health and Safety Risks of Concrete Drilling and Cutting

Posted on: Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

The risks of operating concrete drilling and cutting equipment are vast and varied, and if you are to either carry out such procedures yourself or (as we recommend) hire a professional to do them on your behalf, it pays to be familiar with the risks involved so that you can act appropriately onsite. In this […]

What the new ISO 45001 standard means for the diamond drilling and construction industries

Posted on: Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

Ahead of the publication of the ISO 45001 standard later this year, this month we’ll be outlining exactly what the introduction of this new health and safety ruling will mean for not only the diamond drilling / concrete cutting and construction industries, but across a whole host of industries going forward.   Development Currently, the […]

Anchoring diamond cutting equipment for use in concrete drilling

Posted on: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

When it comes to drilling through concrete you need to ensure that you are using the best possible equipment available to you so your cuts are precise and professional as opposed to haphazard and shoddy, which is why we here at Concrete Drilling Services use diamond cutting equipment when carrying out work to deliver the […]

Brokk Reaches Milestone – 40 Years of Remote Demolition

Posted on: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Here at Concrete Drilling Services Limited, we pride ourselves on the fact that safety and efficiency are top of our agenda on the construction site. To achieve this, only the best equipment in the world is suitable, and that’s why we’re proud to use the range of remote demolition machines designed by Brokk, who this […]

The Dangers of Vibrations for Construction Workers

Posted on: Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

The vibrations from power tools can have a serious long-term effect on the health of construction workers, and with roughly 3,000 new claims for Industrial Injury Disablement Benefit being made a year, it is a situation which should be monitored carefully to prevent further unnecessary health conditions being developed because of vibrations.   Concrete Drilling […]

How to Drill a Wall Without Hitting Something You Shouldn’t

Posted on: Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

Drilling through a wall is a dangerous aspect of construction, especially if you don’t have the correct equipment. It’s almost impossible to tell what’s behind that seemingly safe structure and hitting a water pipe, electrical wire, or gas pipe can lead to disaster. At Concrete Drilling Services, we always recommend that you hire a professional […]

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