As the 12th annual National Apprenticeship Week starts this week (March 4-8), one Swansea company is keen to showcase the growing diversity and opportunities for women in a sector traditionally associated with men: construction. While the latest official figures on apprenticeships (for 2016-2017) show that only 620 females entered the sector that year compared with
In response to numerous reports highlighting the challenge of mental health in the construction industry, ASW Property Services, a property service specialist covering Wales, the Midlands and the South West of England, has unveiled a new strategy designed to support employees with mental health conditions. The Office for National Statistics recently published figures showing the
ASW Property Service supports South Wales provider scheme to help tenants into work see first five recruits secure full-time jobs. Pictured: Anthony Thomas MD ASW Property Services (left) and Grzegorz Michalski Copper is a shining example of what housing providers can do for tenants beyond bricks and mortar. The Copper Foundation – a ground-breaking employment
Local Businesses Celebrate Partnership as they Reach £2m Milestone Business Growth Home Page Neath Port Talbot Original Content South West Wales Two of South Wales’ fastest growing businesses are celebrating a lucrative 15-year business partnership that has now topped £2 million in value – and is responsible for keeping thousands of properties across the region
Press Release Top Safety Accreditation for ASW Property Services Limited Local business ASW Property Services has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is
ASW are pleased to have been awarded with the Considerate Constructors Certificate of Compliance. During the last 12 months ASW has complied with the Scheme’s Company Code of Considerate Practice by achieving a score of 5 or more in each of the sections. ASW will continue to strive towards these achievements.
ASW has recently installed the Lightfoot© System to all its company vehicles. Lightfoot® has proven fuel savings of more than 12%. Customers have also quoted ‘driver at fault’ accidents reduced by up to 50%, reduced wear and tear and maintenance costs, reduced public complaints about drivers and reduced idling time. This has proven to be
Due to continuing company growth and increasing workload in the Swansea Area, ASW have opened a new regional office in SA1 next to the River Tawe at Pipehouse Wharf in Swansea. This office will service the Swansea Frameworks and social housing contracts in Swansea and south west Wales. Managing Director Anthony Thomas commented ‘Opening this
ASW’s continuing success on the Swansea Residential Contractor Framework has resulted in a new contract at Caemawr, Morriston consisting of Roofing, EWI works and replacement of doors & windows.
ASW are pleased to welcome four new additions to our staff servicing the Swansea Frameworks. Mark Slocombe has joined as Project Manager for the Kitchen and Bathrooms Framework and Phillip Bayliss has been employed as Site Manager on the new Caemawr EWI contract. We are also pleased to demonstrate our continuing commitment to the Swansea
ASW Property Services won a Bronze award at the Considerate Constructors Scheme annual National Company Awards in London on November 6th. Well done to all the site teams involved in helping the company win this prestigious award.
ASW’s continuing success on the Swansea Residential Contractor Framework has resulted in three new contracts with roofing, chimney and balcony works in various areas of Swansea including Clase, Blaenymaes, Waunarlwydd and Morriston