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JWCI Gas Safe Registered

Gas Safe Register is the official list of gas engineers who are qualified to work safely and legally on gas appliances. It replaced CORGI in 2009. By law, all gas engineers must be on the Gas Safe Register, but there are illegal gas fitters out there. Cutting corners with gas can cost lives, so remember – don’t cut corners and always use a Gas Safe registered engineer like JWCI for any site gas work.

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Choosing the right steelwork contractor is now your legal duty

Under the CPR it is now mandatory for all structural steel fabrications delivered to site within the European union to carry the CE mark. CE Marking for constituent structural steel products covered by a harmonised European standard or conforming to a European Technical Assessment, became mandatory on the 1st July 2013 and for fabricated structural steelworks one year. This represents a major development for engineers, contractors and steelwork specialists and it demands careful attention to the new laws imposed.
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JWCI Claim Prestigious Principal Contractor Spot for Cheadle Hulme Ecolab Project

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 places legal duties on those involved in construction projects ensuring that rules, regulations and safety procedures are carried out at all times. This ensures the safety of all site contractors, visitors and employees. The appointment of a Principal Contractor is vital and a task not to be taken lightly.  Read more

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JWCI Open Fourways Stores, Fole, Staffordshire

Fourways Stores in Fole, Staffordshire is now open for business 7 days a week to trade and general public! 

The new store, at the JWCI site at Fole, opened on Saturday July 19th with some superb launch offers and discounts for those who made the launch weekend. 

Fourways Stores stocks a vast range of fasteners and fixings, hygienic fittings, consumables, power tools, gas, welding equipment, PPE and workwear. Leading brands have come on board and those stocked include Stanley, Milwaukee, Metabo, Bahco, Teng Tools, Rotabroach, Stabila, Silverline, Centurion and Air Products. Fourways stores is also an official AirProducts collection point. 

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We’re up to speed on the new CE mark fabricated steelwork regulations – are you?

From 1st July 2014 the regulations surrounding fabricated structural steelwork are changing. It is to become mandatory for all steel fabrications delivered to site to carry the CE mark. 

CE marking demonstrates compliance with the appropriate manufacturing standard for a product. The symbol has been widely used for several years in relation to toys and electrical goods, but this change is new to the construction industry. CE marking provides proof that the product meets working and safety requirements and is essentially ‘fit for purpose’.

 

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