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The UK’s late payment problem

Uncertainties over Brexit are undoubtedly causing major issues for British businesses (particularly in terms of how and when they can move forwards with investment-driven projects). However, there is another pressing issue that, right now, is hugely problematic for companies – late payments. Just take a look at the following statistics: The UK’s late payment problem […]...
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Could buildings become power stations?

In the UK, buildings account for around 40% of energy consumption and offices are especially known as enormous energy guzzlers. So, if there was a way for offices and other buildings like classrooms, for instance, to become energy-positive (generating more energy than they consume), this could be a game-changer for the built environment. Such innovation […]...
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Quick tips for better mental health

(part 2 – stress) A couple of weeks ago, we published the first in a new series of Sheriff Construction blogs which focus on mental health and associated issues. Continuing the theme, this week we’re talking about stress. Stress is defined by the HSE as ‘The adverse reaction people have to excessive pressure or other […]...
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Estimator required to join our team

We’re Looking to recruit an experienced Estimator from within the construction industry to work with us on both brickwork and roofing contracts. Knowledge of technical drawings, specifications, an aptitude for mathematics, strong computer skills and a full driving license are all essential. Our Company Trading for 15 years, Sheriff Construction is a rapidly expanding roofing […]...
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Fire safety on construction sites

Guy Fawkes Night – that one day of the year when we all enjoy watching the night sky light up and sizzle in memory of an event that narrowly avoided seeing the Houses of Parliament go up in flames! While not wanting to spoil anyone’s fun later this evening, fire prevention and safety is a […]...
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