Econ is a family run business which has evolved from the establishment of a partnership in 1948 known as Cheriton & Langford specialising in demolition and scrap metal, transforming over the years to D&B Metals to becoming a registered company in 1986 as Econ Construction Limited. Today over 50 years from conception the company is managed and run by three generations of the same family.
We are a well established company with a traditional approach however we pride our self in modern systems and procedures meeting ISO 9001:2000 standards with an ever growing work force. Our passion for our trade is passed on to all of our operatives ensuring that the quality of service we provide exceeds our clients expectations making us market leaders in our industry with the highest standards of service and safety records.
Our current systems including health and safety policy, risk assessment’s, and methods statements are approved by the health & safety executive along with other trade bodies and recognised authorities mentioned on our qualifications section.
Our health and safety records are considered to be amongst the highest in the industry. All of our risk assessments and method statements exceed current legislation, meet with CDM ruling and are approved by the HSE. All of our operatives receive ongoing training from tool box talks, safety meetings and site inductions though to organised training qualifications by recognised training authorities such as St Johns Ambulance, CITB and Microtec. In addition to our own health and safety advisor we also employ external assessors to monitor our sites for feedback on our standards and performance in relation to our competitors and clients this enables us to be 100% confident in our performance and service. Our operations have been monitored and audited by SGS Yarsley International, Link Up & the HSE and we have never received a prosecution, prohibition or enforcement notice.