2013 News

Lanes Group launches newsletters to Shout about Safety

19/12/2013

Lanes Group has launched a comprehensive series of internal newsletters called Shout about Safety as part of its strategy to support a strong safety culture across the company. The publications are targeted at staff in three key business areas – utilities, rail and general drainage services. Each is published once a quarter in a rolling…

Lanes engineer in full PPE gear

Keeping fat free this Christmas

18/12/2013

Christmas is quickly approaching and with it comes the anticipation of Christmas dinner! However, take an extra minute or two this festive period to consider how you dispose of the excess fat and grease; especially whilst preparing the dinner and when washing up after it. We’ve all done it – rinsed the fat and oil…

Buxton Spa pump room drainage system

10/12/2013

Lanes Group engineers have been called in to survey and clean the drainage system for Buxton Pump Room as part of an ambitious plan to create only the second genuine spa hotel in the UK in more than 100 years. Renovation of the pump room, a grade 2 listed building, is part of the £35…

Engineer surveying drain in the street

Colbalt Park selects Lanes for drainage maintenance

15/11/2013

Cobalt Park, the UK’s largest office park, has selected Lanes Group to provide reactive drainage maintenance support. The prestigious office park, in North Tyneside, has chosen the Lanes Tyne and Wear regional depot in Newcastle to provide a call out service to unblock drains. Cobalt Park provides high quality office premises supported by amenities such…

Lanes to face water dragons for innovation award

07/11/2013

Lanes Group is preparing to face the dragons in the finals of one of the water industry’s most prestigious innovation awards. SBWWI, the trade association for the UK water industry supply chain, has selected Lanes as a finalist in its annual Water Dragons Award for Innovation. Lanes submitted its What Good Looks Like initiative for…

SBWWI Awards 2012

Lanes Group proves its mettle with bridge refurbishment success

18/10/2013

Lanes Group has proved its growing Civils Maintenance capability with the completion of a complex project to refurbish a footbridge on the London Underground. The work to strip, repaint and repair the bridge on the Northern Line near Finchley Central has been part of a five year improvement programme by Tube Lines. Lanes Rail Division…

London Underground Footpath