Civil & Structural Supplement
Sector Schemes for Quality Management in Highway Works
Describes the quality management system requirements for landscaping, environment and ecology new works and maintenance, including parks, gardens and open areas infrastructure.
Published by the Sector Scheme Advisory Committee for the Environment and Landscape (SSACEL). Issue 1 - October 2016. Issue 2 - February 2018. Issue 3 - November 2020.
National Highways Sector Schemes (NHSS) have been developed with the support of UKAS; they are complementary to and interpret the quality management standard ISO 9001:2000. Several different committees are involved in the publication of these documents, which are overseen by the Highways Sector Scheme Liaison Group.
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