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UK construction events (hopefully) happening in 2022

Posted on 13/01/2022 at 10:23 AM by in Blog News

Attending any of these upcoming construction events across the UK? As a part of the UK construction industry, attending events up and down country is always a great experience. Getting first looks at new and innovative tech and software is exciting, and there are plenty of networking opportunities. At the beginning of each year we… Read More

2021 Christmas Opening Times

Posted on 3/12/2021 at 12:52 PM by in News

Cornerstone Projects will be closed from midday on Christmas Eve (24th December 2021) and will re-open at 8.30am on Tuesday 4th 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… Read More

2020 – well, it was different!

Posted on 8/12/2020 at 9:35 AM by in Blog News

As 2020 comes to an end I thought I’d share some of the problems and solutions that we’ve come across as a small business due to the Covid crisis. 2020 started well and we were receiving increasing numbers of orders – everything was well with the world except some murmurs in the news regarding a… Read More

ISO 9001:2015 2020 surveillance audit success

Posted on 24/09/2020 at 9:47 AM by in News

Last week, we had our annual surveillance audit for ISO 9001. Although we gained a 3 Year accreditation in early September 2018, this is subject to an annual assessment. The assessment is to ensure we are still using the Quality Management System that we worked hard to put in place and are making the necessary… Read More

Coronavirus – We are as prepared as we can be

Posted on 13/03/2020 at 2:05 PM by in Blog News

We are closely monitoring the Coronavirus (Covid-19) situation and are following the advice issued by the Government and Public Health England. In order to effectively manage any impact to our staff or to you as a customer, we have already put in place measures to enable staff to work remotely if required. We are therefore… Read More

ISO 9001:2015 surveillance audit success

Posted on 9/03/2019 at 2:01 PM by in Blog News

This week, we had our annual surveillance audit for ISO 9001. Although we gained a 3 Year accreditation in early September last year, this is subject to an annual assessment. The assessment is to ensure we are still using the Quality Management System that we worked hard to put in place and are making the… Read More

Smaller means more agile, more passion and for REAL!

Posted on 2/08/2018 at 2:53 PM by in Blog News

I’ve said in previous blogs and articles that my career has always been in bigger businesses. Don’t get me wrong, I was at the forefront of technology, worked with some extremely bright and capable people. But, looking back, I lacked the passion and drive I have now working for a small and growing business. Strangely,… Read More

Cornerstone now on a mission with a vision & values

Posted on 2/08/2018 at 2:16 PM by in Blog News

At the back-end of last year, my boss, Duncan (the creator and owner of the business) embarked on a leadership course. Aptly named “Growth Catalyst”, the course is a leadership development program for small businesses in Merseyside with 2-250 employees. It is developed by experts in the field of leadership and management and the program… Read More

GDPR & marketing to prospects

Posted on 24/05/2018 at 10:17 AM by in Blog News

You will, no doubt, of heard of the new General Data Protection Regulations that came into effect on the 25/05/18. GDPR is a European directive with the specific intention to protect individuals against the misuse of their personal data. There has been a lot of confusion about whether this effects business to business communications and… Read More

Continuing success for cornerstone

Posted on 27/02/2018 at 11:31 AM by in Blog News

Cornerstone Projects registered its 2000th customer during May 2017. Now in their 13th year, they are pleased to have reached this milestone so quickly. The last 6 months has also seen the fastest growth in both new customers registering and orders placed for utility searches and additional services such as CAD drawing, Section 50’s, Capacity… Read More

Cornerstone completes it’s 40,000th utility search

Posted on 10/06/2017 at 12:46 PM by in Blog News

During September 2017, Cornerstone Projects Ltd saw it’s 40,000th underground utility search go through its books. Over the 13 years or so in business, this means the Cornerstone Projects team have ordered and checked over a 1/3 of a million individual plans from the utility companies. And this doesn’t take into account that a lot… Read More

Underground utility search expert, Cornerstone Projects, appointed to provide Scottish Water plans

Posted on 4/06/2017 at 12:31 PM by in Blog News

The UK’s leading underground utility search provider, Cornerstone Projects, has been appointed by Scottish Water as an approved supplier on their commercial plant enquiries. It’s an exciting move for the nationwide company, which has been providing professional services to the UK construction industry for over 13 years. Now, appointed to provide Scottish Water plans to… Read More