INDUSTRY UPDATES : Construction sector to drag 2018 GDP growth

BUILDING & ENGINEERING | STAFF REPORTER, SINGAPORE PUBLISHED: 12 JAN 18 Construction sector to drag 2018 GDP growth The GDP is expected to grow 3%, slower than last year’s 3.5%. Thinktank BMI Research forecasts Singapore’s real GDP growth to grow at a slower pace of 3% in 2018 largely due to a construction sector that’s still… More INDUSTRY UPDATES : Construction sector to drag 2018 GDP growth

INDUSTRY UPDATES : Construction contracts to reach at least $26b in 2018 – BCA

BUILDING & ENGINEERING | STAFF REPORTER, SINGAPORE PUBLISHED: 11 JAN 18 Construction contracts to reach at least $26b in 2018: BCA Demand for public sector construction is expected to grow from $16b to $19b. The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) projects the total value of construction contracts to be awarded this year to range between $26b… More INDUSTRY UPDATES : Construction contracts to reach at least $26b in 2018 – BCA

Industry Updates : Traffic Police Offences

Committed a Traffic Offence The following channels are available: Lodge a police report (NP299) at any Neighborhood Police Centre or Neighborhood Police Post; OR Lodge a report electronically via SPF E-Services portal – Feedback on Road Users. Investigation-related Enquiries Please contact Investigation Branch Call Centre at 6547 6391 Our operating hours are: Mondays to Thursdays:… More Industry Updates : Traffic Police Offences

Events : Register for the Crane Safety Symposium 2016

  Organised by the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Council and the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), this event aims to highlight current and emerging issues related to crane safety and promote initiatives that build capabilities in the industry. MOM will be sharing on the latest crane-related accident statistics and announcements and industry practitioners will touch… More Events : Register for the Crane Safety Symposium 2016

Industry Updates : Increase in workplace fatalities and injuries in the first half of 2016

In the first half of 2016, the number of workplace fatalities increased by 40%, compared to the same period in 2015. According to the Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Statistics Report released by the WSH Institute, there were 42 fatalities in the first half of 2016, compared with 30 the same period last year. 6,149… More Industry Updates : Increase in workplace fatalities and injuries in the first half of 2016

News : Launch of Workplace Safety and Health Council’s Foreign Workers Dormitory Roadshows

On 23 September 2016, MOS Tan visited The Venue Residences to launch WSH Council’s foreign workers’ outreach roadshows. This launch is part of WSH Council’s Awareness Booster Campaign to reach out to all workers on the ground. MOS Tan visited the dormitory that was located on site and presented pictogram posters to workers. The pictogram… More News : Launch of Workplace Safety and Health Council’s Foreign Workers Dormitory Roadshows

Events : Successful SCA Golf Day at Orchid Country Club on 16 Sep 2016

SCA held a successful Golf Day at Orchid Country Club on 16 Sep 2016 to promote the iRecord.  The Golf Day was graced by Guest Of Honour- Mr. Heng Chiang Gnee, Chairman of WSH Council .  It was a beautiful sunny day with 36 flights and a group photo was taken. It was a great opportunity… More Events : Successful SCA Golf Day at Orchid Country Club on 16 Sep 2016

Industry Updates : Best Practices In Heavy Transport Lifting Emphasizing Safety 2016

BEST PRACTISES IN HEAVY TRANSPORT LIFTING EMPHASIZING SAFETY 2016 Characteristic for heavy lifting is the absence of standardization, which requires unique transport planning for each project. Involving items that are oversized and impossible to split over different scheduled services.  Download registration form from Advertisement & Sponsor tab.   • Learn from expert with over 25… More Industry Updates : Best Practices In Heavy Transport Lifting Emphasizing Safety 2016

Industry Updates : Launching of iRecord for the Crane Industry

Background: Challenges Heavy lifting activities and work safety is paramount to all parties. Accidents happened during lifting operations, primarily is due to operator’s error or lack of adequate skills and experience. The ability to assess, operate and perform a lifting operation correctly needs good experience, skills and training. Singapore Cranes Association’s (SCA) strategic Initiative for… More Industry Updates : Launching of iRecord for the Crane Industry