What is the supply chain in the construction industry?

In the construction industry, the supply chain refers to the relationship between the different contractors and suppliers that are contributing to the overall project. Management of this is essential to the success of the project, including a full understanding of the reliance of different parties...

RG reach heady heights

Eight members of the RG team in Doncaster have just returned from a charity walk to the summit of Snowdon - the tallest mountain in England and Wales at 3,560 feet. Adam Crabtree, Chris Broadhead, Dave Dixon, Kieran Brookes, Mike Lee, Richard Bailey, Shaun Wordsworth and...

Whitepaper: Quality Assurance

Quality Assurance is an essential yardstick, a measure against which to keep standards high and make judgments about whether certain targets are being met. It is a standard that most industries will self-set in order to ensure that the sector as a whole is achieving...

How can quality be assured in the design stage?

Quality assurance is imperative at the design stage to ensure that no mistakes are made during the construction process. Architects and designers need to work together to edit and finalise plans before any physical work takes place or materials are sourced, to guarantee minimal waste...

What is quality assurance?

Quality assurance is ensuring that a specified level of quality is always met at every stage of project completion, by observing the techniques and activities that are used throughout the project to fulfill the requirements. This helps to ensure the highest quality outcome at the...