Community Projects

Portsmouth Rucksack Bus Project

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Wow, what a fantastic job the community did in delivering this project! Really pleased to see its now going to good use. From 72 seats to 12 beds and it still drives! I will let the news and social media coverage speak for itself as they’ve given such good write up’s. I’m certainly looking forward […]

Asbestos

The A – Word (Asbestos) #myfirstaudioblog

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Why is asbestos dangerous? Please do take the time to review the information the HSE publish about asbestos. I would recommend in particular the following links: Asbestos information app Where can I find asbestos? The duty to manage asbestos R.I.P Steve McQueen – he died aged 50 in 1980 after a persistent cough developed two years […]

Drones

Learning to fly

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So it’s an exciting time for Solent Surveying Services, our Director and majority shareholder Michael Woods is going on his drone course next week. Currently we employ a CAA certified pilot who has permission for commercial operations however to learn more about the industry and serve our customers better Michael is going for his license! […]

Networking

Goodwood networking with a twist

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A friend who works for Next communications sent me a link to this networking event and invited me along. I’m always keen to meet new people so I decided to go along. I invited a friend from LS Lettings in Portsmouth to join me on the Solent Surveying Services table and we jointly agreed to […]

BS8102

My favourite projects

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Having been involved in thousands of projects over my career I have developed a keen interest in two specific areas of construction. – Below ground structures BS8102 In fact it was evident my interest in below ground structures was already developing when I was a child. I remember once excavating what i believed to be […]

Sailing

Sailing

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I’ve recently been lucky enough to Sail with new friends and business acquaintances of ours and I’m learning the basics of navigating Yachts. In addition I had the opportunity to volunteer with the Royal Southern Yacht Club’s September Regatta. I produced a video to showcase the experience to assist the club in acquiring interest in […]