Community Support & Involvement - St Patricks Day Parade - London
Mitchellson again had a float in the St Patrick’s Day Parade in London supporting the annual event and the wider Irish community celebrations.
Community Support & Involvement -
Battersea Power Station Phase 2 Football Tournament
BPS Football Tournament – Mitchellson’s team narrowly lost out in the final to Skanska, with all proceeds of the BPS Phase 2 Football Tournament going to Groundwork, the community charity with a green heart.
Our team members continue to attract positive attention and win local project awards for health, safety & environment performance and considerations. The most recent being Larry Gavin – award received in March for cooperative working and environmentally friendly mind ensuring all drivers turn off engines whilst lying idle. Minimising local air pollution and consideration for our neighbours. Well done Larry.
Over 1 million man hours without a RIDDOR incident
Mitchellson is very pleased to be able to report that we have exceeded 1100,000 man hours without a RIDDOR it testament to all the efforts from our project teams and workforce in implementing and maintaining high standards of health & safety on our projects.
New Team members
We would like to welcome Pedro Pinto to our Temporary Works team he will be working alongside Paul Davies and Will Kelly providing all projects with bespoke temporary works design solutions.
FORS Gold certification
We are pleased to announce that Mitchellson have achieved FORS Gold certification.
King's Cross R7 has received the Best Project Award for Q3 2015 ..... [read more]
ISO Standards Renewal
We are pleased to announce that Mitchellson will be retaining ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 & SpeCC for another year.
Jason Smith was awarded the Health and Safety Award for the month of August on the Creechurch Place project. ..... [read more]
The new innovative slab construction we have implemented at GOSH site to replace the original ribbed slab design. ..... [read more]
CDM 2015 Update.
Expected enforcement date if Parliamentary approval is given 06th April 2015. ..... [read more]
As ever Mitchellson is leading the way among their peers with the commitment to having a trained and competent workforce. . ..... [read more]
ISO Standards Renewal
Mitchellson was successful in renewing OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001 & ISO 9001 in December 2014 with the certification being issued at the end of January.. ..... [read more]
Main results of consultation. The consultation received 1427 responses which is among the highest of any consultation undertaken by HSE. The main findings and HSE conclusions ..... [read more]
Mitchellson’s behaviour based safety training scheme (Stay Safe) is going strong with more site based sessions being booked faster than ever. The principle behind the scheme is to encourage understanding of choice and consequence and improving working environments by making better choices at the work place. If your project requires Stay Safe training make sure you submit a requisition to Zoe Bryant so the necessary arrangements can be made.
New HAV chart has gone live on the company server making the control and management of vibration exposure more efficient. The old stickers were not working as well as had been hoped due to the working environment so will be phased out over a period of time. All project teams are encouraged to use the new chart.
Two further members of the HSQ&E team (Tom Begley & Mike Gleese) have been trained in Qualitative Face Fit Testing meaning even more operatives can be trained and tested in the use of respiratory protection equipment and the dangers of construction dust. If your project requires face fit testing make sure you submit a requisition to Zoe Bryant so the necessary arrangements can be made.
According to the draft specification, the revised ISO 9001:2015 standard should among other things.... [read more]
Other than the regular workforce consultation meetings that are part of Stay Safe please be aware that feedback can be provided through Mitchellson’s website contact page. If you prefer you can of course contact Joe Mitchell directly who will be happy to help.
Skanska started running a monthly safety campaign on the new construction project at number 1 and 2 New Ludgate. Since the competition started 4 months ago, Mitchellson’s operators have won it every month.... [read more]
Kier run a monthly safety campaign on the new construction project at Kings Cross T1 project, Mitchellson’s operators have won it 2 months in a row. A great end to one year and a great start to the next... [read more]
I have worked for Mitchellson’s Formwork and Civil Engineering Ltd (MFCE) for the past five years as a Project Manager on a range of contracts from residential blocks in the Olympic Village to Camden Council Civic Centre... [read more]
The redevelopment of a new 14 storey 102 room Aparthotel goes towards meeting the London Plan of providing 50,000 new hotel bedrooms by 2026. The building will also include a restaurant, lobby and lounge at ground floor level and a 3-bedroom penthouse residential unit... [read more]