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ISO 45001

Loughton Contracts receive ISO 45001 accreditation! We are delighted to confirm that we now have joined a list of professional companies that have transitioned from ISO 18001 to ISO 45001 accreditation. This latest ISO is now recognised as an International Standard with nearly 70 countries signing up to it. By conforming to the ISO 45001, Loughton Contract's are now working toward improving Occupational Health and Safety risks. This new standard aims to reduce the number of work-related deaths by taking a more proactive approach to risk control. "Over 7600 people die each day from work-related accidents or diseases" Although we…
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April 23, 2019
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Battersea Team take on MACE at Axe Throwing!

Axe Throwing @ Whistle Punks! As we prepare to start installation of our single biggest project to date it was important that our site team created a good working relationship with the client. To encourage this, we organised a team building event and challenged the Mace team to try their hand at Axe Throwing. The venue, Whistle Punks, was perfectly situated less than a mile from Battersea Power Station, in Vauxhall. The 24 strong group, a mixture of both Loughton Contracts and Mace, were welcomed by three instructors charged with teaching us the art of axe throwing! Once we had…
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April 15, 2019
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Loughton Contracts nominated for 3 Install of the Year Awards

Loughton Contracts has been named as 2019 finalists in the CFA/CFJ Installation of the Year Award for "three" categories! Each year the Contract Flooring Association in conjunction with the Contract Flooring Journal recognise excellence in the flooring industry at their annual awards night. This event is undoubtedly the biggest awards event on the flooring calendar. For 2019 the CFA restyled the awards to reflect the outstanding quality within the flooring trade, with the new format focusing on a range of installations within various sectors. Because of our team’s consistent high standards and dedication to our craft Loughton Contracts have been…
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April 14, 2019
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Loughton Contracts help Overbury deliver on their first Ultra Site

Loughton Contracts are thrilled to receive a Considerate Constructors Scheme award for outstanding performance by Overbury on their first Ultra Site. The construction industry is always striving to improve performance and there are increasing commercial, social and environmental benefits that can be achieved by working closely together. Ultra Sites are the next step towards achieving a greater standard across the industry. Projects can only be registered as an Ultra Site if there are an agreed number of contractors and suppliers that are registered for the Considerate Constructors Scheme. With Overbury’s first-class supply chain of C.C.S registered sub-contractors it was only…
Loughton
April 4, 2019
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How to look after oak flooring

The video is us sanding and sealing a client’s floor, leaving the floor looking as good as new. The work was done out of hours so no downtime. Five ways to keep your oak flooring looking like new The right flooring can make a real difference to the look and feel of a room. It’s easy to think that once the flooring is laid all the work’s done, but to keep your floor looking like new, takes a bit of care and attention. Oak flooring is an elegant floor choice and gives a high-end look to any space. It is…
Loughton
February 6, 2019