Airdrie-based housing contractor, Insulated Render Systems (IRS) has told its haulage suppliers that they will need to gain FORS Silver accreditation. The external wall insulation specialist wants all deliveries to its sites to be made by companies working to a minimum FORS Silver standard within an 18-month time-frame. The requirement will then become mandatory and written into all IRS contracts from the beginning of 2019. Kevin Callaghan, IRS operations manager, said: “Construction vehicles are involved in a disproportionality high number […]
Member companies that breach Fors regulations will be punished with immediate termination from the scheme, Aecom, the company that runs it, has warned.
Cowan Plant, the operator disqualified from Fors last year, has lost an appeal against the decision to revoke its O-licence.