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Digital Tool Training: Maximising User Knowledge

Digital tools, such as BRE’s SmartWaste and YellowJacket software tools, have created huge possibilities in terms of project management, efficiency and data collection for construction professionals. SmartWaste helps companies through environmental monitoring and data interpretation across the entire supply chain, and YellowJacket through improving health, safety and well-being in order to maximise savings on time, … Continue reading “Digital Tool Training: Maximising User Knowledge”

Take It To The NEXT Level

Profile Headquartered in Enderby, Leicestershire, NEXT PLC is one of the largest British multinational retailers in clothing, footwear and home products. Its 500 stores in the UK make it a retailing giant. Challenges Using incompatible computer software and telecommunications daily for reporting, NEXT found it difficult to view health and safety issues on a macro … Continue reading “Take It To The NEXT Level”

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Boon Building Services and YellowJacket

Through supplying high quality building solutions to both the public and private sectors Boon Building Services has found the YellowJacket tool to be a key addition to their health and safety practice. Not only due to YellowJacket fostering Boon Building Services’ mission to facilitate prosperity through creating the future, but also due to their collaboration throughout … Continue reading “Boon Building Services and YellowJacket”

Interview: New YellowJacket tool to help improve process efficiency

In working with a variety of clients, helping them to measure and improve performance through adopting lean construction techniques on construction sites, BRE has found that many sites come across issues with process efficiency. Often half the time spent in the construction process is adding little or no value to the client – leaving contractors … Continue reading “Interview: New YellowJacket tool to help improve process efficiency”

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Health and safety – not ‘no’, but ‘how?’

Too often in the construction industry, health and safety practices, protocols and professionals are (often incorrectly) seen as being ‘blockers’ to productivity, efficiency and in some cases – fun! So what can be done to try and change this perception? Communication is key! Changing culture and perceptions is never easy, so it’s important that things … Continue reading “Health and safety – not ‘no’, but ‘how?’”

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Wilson James and YellowJacket

With a vision to be the foremost supplier of security, business support and logistics services, Wilson James considers safety to be one of its core values. In line with this value in health and safety Wilson James has benefitted from the performance improvement facilitation of the YellowJacket tool. The challenge Dependent on a paper system … Continue reading “Wilson James and YellowJacket”