The pre-construction services we offer are central to our commitment to providing the best possible solutions to our clients. We believe early contractor involvement is key to developing a robust scope and design, based on comprehensive and reliable site information. HB Projects take an integrated approach to pre-construction, with the construction teams involved at all stages of the process. This helps ensure a smooth transition from the pre-construction to construction phases.
Some of the services we offer are:
For construction sites where it is anticipated that there will be more than one contractor, Clients have a responsibility to appoint a Principal Designer and a Principal Contractor. The Principal Designer’s role is to plan, manage and monitor the co-ordination of health and safety in the pre-construction design phase of a project and involved with design decisions/changes throughout construction. Principal Designers have an important role in influencing how health and safety risks are managed throughout a project. Design decisions made during the pre-construction phase have a significant impact on the safe delivery of each project
HB Projects offer a full Principal Designer service. This includes:
As a Principal Contractor, during the construction phase, we have an important role with managing health and safety risks. As a business, we have the organisational capability to undertake this role.
As Principal Contractor we:
A high proportion of our projects involve working within live and sensitive environments. We are well-practiced in maintaining ‘business as usual’ during programmes for major works, upgrades and refurbishments.