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Is the current UK health and safety legislation fit for purpose?

Posted on 22/03/2023 at 2:09 PM by in Blog Helpful Information News

The UK has undergone some major health and safety legislation changes in the last few decades to protect workers in the construction sector. The Construction Design and Management Regulations in 2015 and The Control of Asbestos Regulations in 2012 are just two of these. While these new regulations aim to protect construction workers, they also… Read More

Christmas Closing Times

Posted on 2/12/2022 at 8:33 AM by in Blog Helpful Information News

Cornerstone Projects will be closed from midday on Friday 23rd December 2022 and will re-open at 8:30am on Tuesday 3rd January 2022 Most of the utility companies are closed during this period so it makes sense for us to have some downtime during this period. You can still submit your enquiries through the website during… Read More

Top 10 underground utility search tips

Posted on 25/08/2021 at 3:53 PM by in Helpful Information

Ever had to complete an underground utility search and don’t know where to start? Check out our helpful tips to improve your process. 1. Make sure you have the correct site address, postcode and grid reference A plan showing the site boundary is also useful: a) Provide OS coordinates as well as post code. b)… Read More

The importance of utility searches

Posted on 8/08/2019 at 11:10 AM by in Helpful Information

Are you aware of how important utility searches are for construction projects? Here at Cornerstone Projects, utility searches are what we do. You could call us experts in the subject, but we’ve realised that a lot of people still don’t quite understand why getting a utility search is so important. With that in mind, we’ve… Read More

Do you know what else we can do for you?

Posted on 5/04/2019 at 2:17 PM by in Helpful Information

Utility searches have been our service for nearly 15 years. In that time, we have completed over 50,000 full searches and handled well over 500,000 plans. We have been successful through the systems and processes we have built and our clients depend on us as they do not have the capacity or desire to handle… Read More

The benefits of outsourcing utility searches

Posted on 23/08/2018 at 10:40 AM by in Helpful Information

Are you aware of the benefits that come with outsourcing? Outsourcing is the idea of using an outside party for certain services that are usually done by the company in-house. By outsourcing this service to other people, you can save time by relying on experts to help complete the task. Outsourcing is a common practise… Read More

Are you wasting hours chasing utility companies?

Posted on 27/06/2018 at 9:27 AM by in Helpful Information

Reduce time and save money by outsourcing to Cornerstone Projects. Experts in providing comprehensive, accurate plans on time – every time. Utility searches We provide a cost effective service for anyone needing to locate buried utilities such as electricity cables, gas pipes, water mains, sewers etc. This may be necessary at the acquisition, feasibility, design… Read More