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Powering Up Safety at Hinkley Point Plant Project

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  Estimated to be the biggest construction site in Europe in 2018-19, the new nuclear power plant in Hinkley Point, Somerset is the first of a new generation of low-carbon facilities in the UK. With the building of two new reactors within a strict deadline, joint venture contactors KierBam (Kier Construction and Bam Construction) and […]


SafeSmart Helps the A14 Build Safe

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The A14 A Road Project in South Cambridgeshire continues on, with engineering contractor joint Venture Costain Skanska (CSJV) having been awarded the job in 2015. And as it rolls on, CSJV are keeping an eye on efficiency and safety on the site daily. To maintain the project’s delivery deadline, CSJV looked for more efficient ways […]


SafeSmart Access to Exhibit at The UK Concrete Show 2018

SafeSmart Access will be exhibiting at the largest specialist concrete show in Europe – UK Concrete Show 2018, March 21-22 2018. At one central point at the Birmingham NEC, this annual event is set up for concrete industry professionals to present and see the latest developments, innovations and products in the concrete sector. As a big […]


SafeSmart Keeps Worker Safety on the Rails

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Oliver Connell and Son Ltd are civil engineering contractors who provide infrastructure for many sectors, one of which is rail. During night track works in London, workers needed safe and efficient access from the platform to the tracks. Previously they have been walking to the end of the platform, which resulted in a lot of […]


Safer and Faster Workflow at Height, for Flowline

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SafeSmart Solves Maintenance Time-Drainer Flowline Ltd is a leading draining contractor in Essex, in England’s south east. They have a fleet of 80 vehicles, which are utilised for specialist tasks such as CCTV drainage surveys, high-pressure water jetting, gully and catchpit cleaning, road sweeping, liquid waste tinkering and waste recycling. With this frequent work, regular […]