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Beat the January Blues

With the buzz of Christmas/New Year long gone, the cold weather and prolonged darkness looking set to stay, and the prospect of credit card bills arriving in our inbox, it’s no wonder that today (the third Monday in January) has officially been awarded the gloomy title of ‘Blue Monday’. As natural as night following day, […]...
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Is Milan the model city?

When the financial crisis went global in 2008, fashion capital, Milan, fared a little better than some other cities but it was still affected by economic problems such as an increase in the need for housing support and a drain on public resources. The city’s response, however, was something which might just have set Milan […]...
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Time for some winter weatherproofing

As we head into what are likely to be the coldest months of the year, it’s time for the construction industry to brace itself against the full impact of winter. We know that rain, snow, ice and wind are not the most pleasant conditions to be working in, but here at Sheriff Construction, we like […]...
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Looking back at 2018

As we get close to the end of another year, we can’t believe how much has been going on in Sheriff’s world! The year has (as always) come with a few challenges – not least of which has been maintaining and managing the continued growth of the company within an industry that’s faced issues around […]...
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A century of cities

Back in 1980, only 25% of the world’s population were living in cities. By 2080, that figure is predicted to be 85%. Although the migration of people into cities is nothing new, this rise over a hundred-year period is significant and places some key challenges in the hands of metropolitan planners and developers. As a […]...
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