NHBC

AcronymDefinition
NHBCNational House-Building Council (Great Britain)
NHBCNew Holland Brewing Company (Holland, Michigan)
NHBCNational Healthy Beaches Campaign
NHBCNon-Heart-Beating Cadaver (organ recovery)
NHBCNew Hampshire Business Council
NHBCNon-Heparin-Bonded Circuits (cardiology)
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The price of the work was around PS4000 per household and NHBC met that cost.
Last year alone, NHBC paid out nearly PS4 million in claims following structural damage caused by trees.
To be recognised by the NHBC for doing a good job is a great honour.
He told Business Post: "The NHBC awards are like our version of the Oscars and it is a real honour to have been recognised in this way.
Just last month he was one of 25 site managers, out of hundreds in the country, to pick up a commendation award in the large builder category at the 2012 NHBC Health and Safety Awards.
Mark's ongoing commitment to Taylor Wimpey means that since 2009, as a site manager, he has won three coveted regional NHBC awards of excellence.
NHBC chief executive Imtiaz Farookhi said: "The overall picture certainly supports the suggestion that things are beginning to improve.
According to the NHBC, just 39 applications were submitted for Blaenau Gwent during the three-month stretch, as well as 21 for Bridgend, 97 for Caerphilly and 124 for Cardiff.
NHBC figures for Scotland show that a total of 5,381 applications were made to start new homes during the quarter, showing a six percent increase on the same period in 2005 (5,100).
NHBC figures for Northern Ireland, including the Isle of Man, reveal that a total of 2,719 applications were made to start new homes during the quarter, showing a two per cent decrease on the same period in 2003 (2,780).
NHBC delivers web-enabled key services -- such as its Buildmark insurance claims service -- on its new web site, which is more accessible and convenient for NHBC's customers, primarily homeowners and its registered house builders.
Following burglary figures revealed in the crime survey for England and Wales, NHBC also advises people to think about having a light sensor, which will switch on and illuminate an area if someone is nearby, while an alarm system can detect the opening of a door or even issue a warning via a link-up to a mobile phone number.