Innovations

TOTEM: On Site 4D Modelling

Published on 24 May 2019

CVB has undertaken a lot of work on 4D delivery and now our BIM Models also incorporate the programme and work sequencing aspects. However, the challenge was that the workforce didnt always have... Read more...

Dust cannons

Published on 24 May 2019
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The generation of dust is a great problem on every construction site and usually water is used to damp down the areas where dust occurs. However, this leads to a loss of water that cant be recovered... Read more...

Exo Skeleton

Published on 17 May 2019
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Work related musculo-skeletal disorders (WRMSD) are a significant issue within the construction industry. According to the Health and Safety Executive; “An estimated 6.6 million working days were... Read more...

Flashing Lights for Isolation Units

Published on 13 May 2019

For use in rail sector works. When the work area requires the isolation of the overhead line equipment isolation limits are usually noted on paperwork and are usually well inside the borders of the... Read more...

Pipe Cones

Published on 13 May 2019

In a typical pipe compound, and along the live site of a pipelines project, timber skid arrangements are used for supporting pipes at an elevation. These timber skids are reused a number of times but... Read more...

Wildflower planting

Published on 13 May 2019
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Rapid decline of pollinators and other insects has been evident over the last 10 years. Some fault lies with use of neonicotinoid pesticides which will be banned from 19.12.18. We recognise that the... Read more...

HV Cable Drum Test Leads

Published on 13 May 2019

For HV cable installation projects, delivered cable must have the oversheath integrity checked by applying a test voltage between the metallic screen and the outer semiconductive layer of the... Read more...

TRICKL Video Induction

Published on 13 May 2019

With constantly changing conditions and risks on site, the challenge is how to ensure all site personnel are kept up to date with the latest necessary information and bulletins. Site inductions are... Read more...

Site Dashboard

Published on 13 May 2019

Access to relevant, accurate information is imperative to the safe and efficient delivery of a project. For work carried out in the rail sector, this is ever more apparent as irregular shift... Read more...