About ConSIG CWG

A collaborative group aimed at improving quality within the construction industry.

Institute / association
United Kingdom

The Construction Special Interest Group, Competency Working Group (ConSIG CWG) of the Chartered Quality Institute (CQI) is a group of construction representatives including consultants, contractors, subcontractors and client organisations who are committed to working collaboratively to improve quality across the Construction Industry with specific focus on elements related to competency.

The articles published on Designing Buildings Wiki include:

  1. 5 Whys
  2. Annex SL
  3. Assurance and self-certification
  4. Auditing management systems
  5. Building completion
  6. CDM Regulations: a quality perspective
  7. Change control: a quality perspective
  8. Checking and approval in design - a quality management perspective
  9. Collaboration: a quality management perspective
  10. Cost of quality.
  11. Design freeze: a quality perspective
  12. Design: a quality management perspective
  13. Design Best Practice Self-Assessment Tool
  14. Digital quality management in construction
  15. Failure modes and effect analysis (FMEA)
  16. How to check certification (e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 45001, UKAS etc.)
  17. How to Write an Inspection & Test Plan
  18. Inspection & Test Plan
  19. Lean Construction - A Quality Perspective
  20. Lifts and Escalators: A Quality Perspective
  21. Mobilisation to site: a quality perspective
  22. Quality Checklist
  23. Quality culture and behaviours
  24. Quality management systems (QMS) - beyond the documentation.
  25. Quality manuals and quality plans
  26. Quality tools: fishbone diagram
  27. Stakeholder management: a quality perspective
  28. Structural steelwork: a quality perspective
  29. The importance of welding assurance
  30. Temporary Works Design - A Quality Management Perspective
  31. Why should quality be important to the construction industry

Please visit www.consig.org for further information.

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