clerk of works


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clerk of works

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(Building) an employee who supervises building work in progress or the upkeep of existing buildings
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Contract awarded for Agent (incorporating quantity surveying, Clerk of works and cdmc/pd service), Colville phase 2 - variation of contract
David added: "As clerk of works, Billy was my first boss when I started with Buccleuch and was great to work with.
His last job for the council was as clerk of works for the ambulance station that stood at the end of Foleshill Road.
He was clerk of works for 17 years to Jarrow School Board and was also a Sunday School superintendent, lay preacher, choirmaster and teacher but died, aged 51, in 1900 and is buried in Jarrow cemetery.
We train and act as clerk of works for the client, taking the complete risk away from the client at no extra cost," .
I suppose I'm an expert, having made and fitted windows as a joiner and having many years experience as a clerk of works in the building industry.
Mr Balmer, 61, described how he took over responsibility for the building of the home from scratch in 1991, acting as the main contractor and clerk of works.
He looked like any clerk of works who could be seen on any building project anywhere in the UK.
After large pieces fell into St John's Lane, this inspection took place with Liverpool Corporation leader Alderman A Ernest Shennan, Dr R Bradbury, city architect, Mr HT Hough, city engineer, and Mr EM Smith, clerk of works.
Peter Rodriguez, clerk of works for West Midlands Waterways, does not want the public or visitors to canals to be alarmed.
Jim Crowe, from Co Clare, was employed as a senior clerk of works for the Haringey Council in London between 1972 and 1988 where he supervised workers stripping boilers lagged with asbestos.