2017 News

Hiking to the heights for cancer support

16/08/2017

A team of have-a-go-hikers from Lanes Group plc will be challenging their fitness and head for heights by climbing one of England’s highest mountains in aid of charity. The colleagues who all work at the Lanes HQ and operational depot at Eccles, Greater Manchester, will climb Skiddaw, just north of Keswick, in Cumbria, in aid…

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Mick achieves highest ambition for charity

09/08/2017

CCTV drainage engineer Mick Bradley realised a life-long ambition and raised hundreds of pounds for a local cancer charity when he reached the highest point in the UK. Mick, who works at the Lanes Group Eastleigh depot, near Southampton, took up the challenge to walk to the top of Ben Nevis in Scotland in aid…

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Commitment to help save lives gains award recognition

31/07/2017

Lanes Group has been shortlisted for the UK Heart Safe Awards in recognition of its commitment to fund the installation of defibrillators in its workplaces and schools. The UK’s largest independent drainage specialist has been shortlisted in the construction company category of the annual awards, organised by the Hand on Heart charity, and now in…

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Lanes Group wins Construction News Award double

17/07/2017

Lanes Group plc has won two prestigious Construction News Awards. The UK’s largest independent drainage specialist has won the Specialist Contractor of the Year (Turnover over £100m) and Health and Safety Excellence awards. The announcement was made at the annual awards ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel, in London, on Thursday 13th July 2017. The…

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How we won our 8th consecutive RoSPA Gold Award

13/07/2017

Today, at the 61st annual award scheme organised by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), we are set to receive a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the 8th year in a row. This is one of the most rigorous and prestigious tests of health and safety in the UK, so…

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ISO 14001 success flows from Lanes drainage expertise

06/07/2017

Lanes Group’s drainage engineers are carrying out CCTV surveys and remedial pipe repairs that are helping other businesses achieve internationally-recognised standards for environmental protection. The Lanes depot in Preston, Lancashire, is one of the 22 operational centres which are called in to help ensure organisations meet the rigorous ISO 14001 standard. Frank Hamlin, Area Development…

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