IUS Awarded RoSPA Order of Distinction
IUS has achieved an Order of Distinction in the internationally renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards, the longest running awards scheme in the UK.
To gain this prestigious award, IUS have maintained 15 years at RoSPA Gold status.
Julia Small, RoSPA’s head of qualifications, awards and events, said: “The RoSPA Awards are the most highly-respected in the health and safety arena, with almost 2,000 entrants every year, and allow organisations to prove excellence in the workplace, demonstrating a commitment to the wellbeing of not only employees but all those who interact with it.”
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IUS has 16 Senior Authorised Personnel, managing High Voltage networks and controlling site safety for all construction and maintenance requirements. Our team are trained, authorised and competent to work on private networks via the IUS Distribution Safety Rules.
This strength in depth is benefiting our valued customers throughout the UK.
Following recent surveillance audits, IUS are pleased to announce we have successfully retained certification to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
These accreditations are important to our business to show our commitment to Quality, Environment and Safety Management systems.
Constructionline Gold Membership
IUS has successfully been verified for Gold (Level 3) membership of the Constructionline accreditation scheme, demonstrating our compliance to high standards of quality, safety and ethics as a service provider.
The prequalification service is used by over 2000 organisations in the construction industry and is endorsed by the UK Government.
Connection Of Melton Windfarm
IUS has just completed the electrical construction works associated with the Melton Wind Farm development.
The connection of the two 2.3MW Wind Turbines to the grid required a 33kV extension to the Northern Powergrid electrical network. IUS were appointed to undertake the design and installation of the 33kV contestable elements of the connection works along with the private 33kV and LV infrastructure.
WIRS Design Scope - Full Accreditation
Following a Lloyds Register audit in December 2016 IUS have successfully extended our scope under of accreditation in the Water Industry Registration Scheme (WIRS) for Design to full accreditation.
IUS Successfully retained our Safety Accreditation OHSAS 18001:2007 following a surveillance visit from Lloyds Register Quality Assurance auditing team in October 2016. OHSAS 18001 is an international occupational health and safety management system specification. This is an example of our commitment to delivering best practice and continual improvement in occupational health and safety.
Case Study, Dewsbury Hospital
IUS completed 5 Substation refurbishments to fulfil a program of upgrades to 11kV substations within the Dewsbury and District Hospital, part of the Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust. Find our case study here: http://www.ius.co.uk/case-studies
Safe Contractor Renewal
Integrated Utility Services has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.
In March 2015 IUS successfully retained its registration with the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) extending our accreditation for a further year. CHAS is a ‘Safety Schemes in Procurement’ (SSIP) founding member and is established as the market leader for Health and Safety Pre-Qualification in the UK.