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Five ways to improve recycling at your site

The construction industry is the largest consumer of natural resources in the UK and responsible for 33% of all waste. We’ve talked about this problem in our blog before but, because it’s such an important topic for the sector, we think it’s worth coming back to again. Every skip or container of waste carries a […]...
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How technology is advancing PPE

The problem, according to a study published in the Wall Street Journal this week, is that employees who resist new technology/ tools can drag down the entire team. The article adds that such negative responses to new tech is often based on psychological objections such as worries that their struggles with the technology will make […]...
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Getting to know you (part 2)

Our team members are our biggest asset. We know this is something that a lot of businesses say but, here at Sheriff, it’s a statement that’s absolutely spot on. We couldn’t achieve half of what we do without all the highly skilled, dedicated team members we have on board. To show how much we mean […]...
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Getting to know you (part 1)

After 14 years in business, we’ve seen a lot of changes here at Sheriff Construction. Our company has changed its name and structure; the kind of work we undertake is vastly different from what we were doing when we first started out; and we’ve witnessed a great deal of personal development in the team members […]...
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Fuel up for work

According to a survey by constructaquote.com, the average British construction worker eats about 4000 calories per day (around 1,500 more than what’s recommended). In spite of this and perhaps because manual labourers and contractors work physically hard all day and obviously need a lot of fuel to keep going, less than 1/5 of the construction […]...
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