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Deeside Timberframe has received a variety of Design and Manufacturing Awards from the UK Timber Frame Association, recognition from City & Guilds, and Certification of Excellence from governing bodies. The Company is also a proud member of the British Safety Council, the National Examination Board in Occupational Health & Safety and TRADA.
The purpose of accreditation for Deeside Timberframe is to ensure focus on continual improvement and provide standards of excellence to all our clients – from self-build to local, regional and national builders, as well as local, regional and national construction companies.
Deeside Timberframe Accreditations:
Deeside Timberframe Ltd, of Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire, has had its approach to occupational safety and health recognised in an awards scheme run by the safety charity, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
The silver award in the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2013 will be presented in a ceremony at the Hilton Glasgow, on Thursday, September 19.
Dating back 57 years, the RoSPA Awards scheme is the largest and longest-running programme of its kind in the UK. It recognises commitment to accident and ill health prevention and is open to businesses and organisations of all types and sizes from across the UK and overseas. The scheme not only looks at accident records, but also entrants' overarching health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.
David Rawlins, RoSPA's awards manager, said: "RoSPA firmly believes that organisations that demonstrate commitment to continuous improvement in accident and ill health prevention deserve recognition. Deeside Timberframe Ltd has shown that it is committed to striving for such continuous improvement and we are delighted to honour it through the presentation of an award."
BM TRADA Certification is a leading multi-sector certification body accredited by UKAS (United Kingdom Accreditation Service).
At the end of 2009, Deeside Timberframe’s first-class teamwork saw the company achieve Gold and Silver Standard awards in Health & Safety, Design Knowledge, and Practical Skills in an industry recognised qualification specifically for the Timber Frame sector.
John Wright, Managing Director at Deeside Timberframe, said: "These qualifications ensure that from the design of a Timber Frame structure to its manufacture in our factory and finally erection on site, the staff has now had their skills formally recognised."
Deeside Timberframe is a member of the British Safety Council, the world's leading workplace Health & Safety and Environmental organisation.
With its on-line Safety Network, the council provides Deeside Timberframe with up-to-date information and guidance on Health & Safety and Environmental issues, helping to manage risk and increase productivity.
Deeside Timberframe is proud to be a member of TRADA, a leading global certification body accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service. TRADA was established to develop quality assurance schemes in the construction industry.
BM TRADA certification covers issues of:
Deeside Timberframe is a member of the PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification) Council. PEFC is the world's largest forest certification system, whose credible standards seek to transform the way forests are managed globally – and locally - to ensure that all of us can enjoy the environmental, social and economic benefits that forests offer.
Chain of Custody certification is a timber and timber products traceability system that ensures that certified products come from a well managed source.
The chain starts at the forest, ensuring that our natural environment is maintained and is followed through every link of the chain through to the end user.
Owned and endorsed by the Department for Business, Enterprise & Regulatory Reform (formerly the DTI), Constructionline is the UK's register of pre-qualified local and national construction and construction-related contractors and consultants.
Constructionline gather and assess pre-qualification information on behalf of public and private sector procurers and provide them with access to over 15,500 fully accredited suppliers.