News June - 2013

14/06/13 Roperhurst adds safecontractor accreditation to its armoury

Roperhurst has been awarded accreditation from safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety.

safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.

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07/06/13 A further six site staff achieve SSSTS certification

Roperhurst is delighted to announce that a further six members of staff have passed CITB's Site Supervisors' Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS).

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05/06/13 Falling margins in M&E take their toll on major contractors

Emcor last week announced it was pulling out of the UK construction market to focus on facilities management services, and now outsourcing giant Mitie is quitting the M&E market.

West Midlands M&E firm Farrelly Building Services also entered administration on 14 May.  The company, which has been trading since 1995, worked for clients such as Asda and Hilton hotels, and had a framework agreement with Interserve/PriDE for Ministry of Defence projects.

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