25% of UK Construction Projects Achieving Goal to Halve Landfill Waste

About a quarter of construction projects in the United Kingdom are projected to comply with an government objective to cut the industry’s landfill waste in half. The government’s Strategy For Sustainable Construction (PDF) was released in 2008, and the corresponding government construction industry council recently put out a progress report Continue Reading

Cheapest Borescope on the market with LCD Screen and SD Card slot

Brand New to the market, just in time for the new Asbestos Regulations, the South Borescope – SS-100-ALSD from ONLY £134.00 See It: Clearly in a narrow spot, total darkness or even underwater Find It: Fast, no more struggling with the mirror and flash light Solve It: Easily, speed up Continue Reading

Virtual reality building site is a first for UK construction training Part 2

Follow up to our recent story:- The training facility will recreate, in precise detail, an actual construction site using virtual reality. The three-dimensional computer simulation of the construction project is projected on to a 12-metre panoramic screen in the Simulation Centre. Trainees use a control stick to ‘walk round’ the Continue Reading

Virtual reality building site is a first for UK construction training

A group of Coventry construction workers have become the first employees in the UK to train on a virtual reality building site simulator. Costing almost £9m, the ACT-UK Simulation Centre uses computer reality simulation to create a virtual construction site in exact detail, right down to fully-equipped site cabins like Continue Reading

Reconditioned & Ex-Hire Total Stations for SALE

If you’re looking to lower your equipment purchasing costs then a reconditioned or ex-hire Total Station, Theodolite or Laser Level could save you hundreds of pounds. The Reconditioned Total Stations website is updated daily with the latest reconditioned or ex-hire surveying and construction equipment available in the UK and ready Continue Reading

Samsung Q1 Powerbank Extended Battery

Samsung Q1 and Q1 ULTRA Powerbank Extended Battery Gives approximately an extra 9 hours survey or working time Also acts as a charger for the onboard battery and fits neatly into your pocket while surveying. Samsung exemplifies technological determination and progressive ideals. From technology to business to the philanthropy, Samsung Continue Reading