Publication Abstract




Proceedings of the 25th Annual Members' Conference and Eighth International Conference and Exposition, 2000, New York NY, (DFI)

Skilled Operative Training for the Foundation Industry
Geoffrey Birch, Colin Williams

A skilled and efficient workforce is a pre-requisite for the success of modern construction companies. The drive for improved performance, innovation and best value must be matched by the enhanced skills of the construction personnel. Training has been accepted as one of the essential cost effective elements to achieve these goals. The foundation industry demands particular specialist skills and requires focused training for its dedicated operatives. The introduction and development of specific training qualifications for the foundation sector is providing significant benefits.


 article #880; publication #54 (AM-2000)