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Drainage surveys support Dover Western Docks Revival development

15/08/2018

Drainage engineers from Lanes Group plc have been carrying out detailed drainage surveys around the Port of Dover as part of the flagship Dover Western Docks Revival (DWDR) development. Hundreds of meters of surface water drainage pipes running into the current Western Docks required surveying prior to construction teams commencing with the utilities phase of…

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Keyhole pipe surgery restores hospital drainage system

14/08/2018

Drainage engineers from Lanes Group plc have carried out a programme of no-dig drain repairs at a primary care hospital in North Yorkshire, restoring the system to good health. In a process akin to keyhole surgery on the human body, they inserted 52 ‘patch liners’ in underground pipes at East Cleveland Primary Care Hospital in…

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Drainage surveys pave way for major road upgrade

03/08/2018

CCTV surveys of highway drains along one of the busiest stretches of road in the North East of England have helped pave the way for a major improvement project. Highways England has earmarked up to £128m to upgrade the A19 between Norton and Wynyard in the Tees Valley to reduce congestion, noise pollution, and to…

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Metals recycler turns to Lanes for national drainage service

06/07/2018

A global leader in metals trading, processing and recycling has selected Lanes Group plc to provide drainage maintenance services across its six UK operating sites. ELG Group, part of the German Haniel Group, specialises in trading and recycling materials for the stainless steel industry, as well as high-performance materials, such as superalloys, titanium, and carbon…

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Full steam ahead for novel laundry maintenance support

27/06/2018

CCTV drainage survey technology has been put to a new use – helping inspect vital steam-generating equipment operated by one of the UK’s largest laundry services. Clean Services called in a CCTV drainage survey team from Lanes Group plc to obtain video images of pipework inside the machine at its laundry on Slough Trading Estate…

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