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Another great way to use a green roof!

In last week’s blog, we reported on how the UK government is looking to house builders to do more to protect much-loved British wildlife. Well, here’s something our local councils might consider taking on board – green roof bus stops as a gift to the nation’s honeybees! Over in the Dutch city of Utrecht, a […]...
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Developers must do more to protect British wildlife

Here’s a question for you: Do you know what a ‘swift brick’ is? Just to be clear we’re not talking about some kind of super-fast magic brick that gets up on two legs and sprints it’s way to the finish line at the ‘brick Olympics’. Swift bricks are actually a hollow style of brick that […]...
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Six ways to keep staff motivated in construction

FACT: Happy workers are more productive. They’re less likely to be absent from work, they bring high levels of energy and enthusiasm into the companies they work for and, according to research, their productivity can be around 12% higher than those who are less contented. The good news for the construction industry, is that we […]...
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Getting to know you (part 3)

As it’s been a little while since we published our last ‘Getting to know you’ article, we thought it was time to put another member of our team in the hot seat. This is where we ask them to tell us a bit about themselves and the work they carry out for Sheriff Construction. Today, […]...
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Four incredible green roof designs

Last summer, we took stock of how much flat-roofing Sheriff Construction had completed and came up with an approximate 53,000 square metres. Having secured several large contracts over the last year, we’ve run the math again and now estimate that figure has risen to a whopping 80,000 square metres! While we’re undertaking a wide variety […]...
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