Building momentum on firm foundations

With uncertainty surrounding the completion date of the new £335m Royal Liverpool Hospital, it is no surprise that the companies overseeing Carillion’s liquidation have adopted a vow of silence on the subject. Yes, it is no surprise to anyone that the scheduled opening for 2018 will be a challenge but they are indeed challenging times for the construction industry. Without sounding unrealistically optimistic, surely the wealth of experience and knowledge that sub-contractors have on these projects could collectively help rescue...

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The price subcontractors are paying for the Carillion crisis

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With up to 30,000 SME’s within the Carillion supply chain being at risk of not being paid, it appears that sub-contractors are the ones who will literally pay the price for this crisis sweeping the construction industry. With a government bailout seemingly out of the question, it appears to be anyone’s guess as to whether current projects will be completed let alone if subcontractors will receive payment. What is apparent is that there are many questions still to answer and...

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Your supplier portal

Zone Manager is a Delivery Management System but it also provides ways of communicating with your site visitors.  Contractors, sub-contractors and hauliers are logging on the system on a daily basis so it is an ideal way of giving them the up to date information they need and the latest situations they must be aware of. The home or landing page can have a maps of the routes to site or plans of the site showing access points and gates. ...

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Zone Manager Configurations

Zone Manager can be configured for operation on any size project from small, single delivery point sites to large multi-location operations. There is a Zone Manager for every budget. Zone Manager 'Foundation' Provides a system for site with up to 10 Zones (Delivery Points, Hoists, Cranes) and 50 Bookings per week Full online access for Contractors and Administrators Include your Logo Diary based booking, either direct or requiring approval Contractor email notifications Interactive Schedule with Day and Week Views. Ideal...

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