Monthly Archives: May 2013

Weymouth Branch supplies new eco-development

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 21-05-2013

Pennsylvannia Heights, a new eco-housing development to the Passivhaus Standard on the Isle of Portland, is being built using a wide range of materials from our Jewson branch in Weymouth. A range of bricks, blocks, plasterboard and, crucially, Chain of Custody timber and sheet products are currently being supplied by the branch.

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Calling All Cadets!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Events | Posted on 14-05-2013

The new Hanson Academy is an online learning resource where Jewson customers can access brick and block training.  The e-modules take you from the basics of composition, types, workability and sustainability, right through to Codes of Practice and legislation.

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Gaining PAS: 2030 Qualification with Greenworks

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Events | Posted on 09-05-2013

Are you a plasterer or renderer? If so, you’re in an ideal position to take advantage of a new course at Greenworks. The EWI (External Wall Insulation) Upskill course gives you the chance to gain an NVQ Level 2 Diploma and reach the minimum standards required for PAS: 2030 – the qualification you need to install EWI as part of the Green Deal.

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