BUILDING INFORMATION MODELLING (BIM):
BIM is a way of working collaboratively, through BIM, the Underhill Group is undergoing its very own digital revolution. It is information modelling and promotes information management in a team environment meaning all team members should be working to the same standards as one another.
Using dedicated Project teams & the principles of BIM allows Underhill Fabrication Services to create value from the combined efforts of people, process and technology. Using 3D Models on all Fabrication Projects, UFS ensures efficient management of all relevant information throughout a package’s lifecycle.
With more Principle Contractors using BIM, including all centrally-procured government projects, The Underhill Group is currently guaranteeing its future by pursuing compliance with PAS 1192-2.
We take the health, safety and welfare of our employees, customers and the general public very seriously. We all have the right to feel safe at work, it is of paramount importance to us that everyone is happy, healthy and feels safe in their working environment.
Our strict approach to HSEQ is governed by our adherence to HSE legislation, BSI Standards ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OHAS 18001, as well CHAS and CE Marking regulations.
This includes a proactive approach to managing COSHH and risk. As a standard, SMSTS qualified Project Managers will produce a RAMS document prior to work and regularly conduct toolbox talks & site meetings.
HSE management is the responsibility of all personnel of the Underhill Group and is a joint responsibility with our contractors.
OUR APPROACH TO COSHH MANAGEMENT
We operate all processes in accordance with HSE legislation, our own HSE policy and in-line with COSHH procedures. Our approach to managing COSHH does not stop with data sheets and assessments; it includes the provision of PPE and regular, thorough training sessions about the control of hazardous substances. Our COSHH management is overseen by the Stores department and this includes access and monitoring of our secure COSHH facility.
“The Underhill Group Quality System is robust and effective. The Underhill Group Quality Manager provides a high level of confidence that the final deliverables will be right first time. When there are snags or issues, these are given the correct level of attention and resolution is driven through quickly by the whole delivery team at Underhill Group.”