Education News

Health and education clients value complex site drainage expertise

28/03/2017

Health and education providers in Lancashire are drawing on Lanes Group’s large site drainage maintenance expertise to keep their pipes flowing. The drainage specialist’s Preston depot is working closely with a growing number of NHS and higher education services providers to ensure their drainage systems are in good working order. Ensuring surface water and foul…

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Libertie wows Lanes director Andy with You Tube talk

23/02/2017

Lanes Utilities Director Andy Brierley is convinced of the power of video to train his 1,200 staff – after a presentation given by 12-year-old Libertie Hansford. Libertie offered to come in to Lanes Utilities’ Customer Solutions Centre in Slough, Berkshire, to explain how You Tube could be used for online training courses. Andy was so…

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School gets Grade A drains

16/01/2017

Top school gets Grade A drains thanks to Lanes A drainage team from Lanes Group has carried out a comprehensive programme of drain cleaning and repairs at one of Warwickshire’s top secondary schools. The drainage engineers have surveyed and cleaned hundreds of metres of pipework and completed dozens of repairs at The Polesworth School, in…

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Lanes launches listen and learn CPD talks for professional services

27/05/2016

Lanes Group is launching a series of ‘Listen and Learn’ talks to support the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) programmes for professional service providers. The talks are designed to add value to the learning and understanding of professionals, such as architects, surveyors, civil engineers, and service engineers, about drainage repair, rehabilitation and management. They will also…

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Do you realise how quickly your water wastage mounts up?

06/05/2016

We all like to think we only use as much water as we need to, but when we leave home for the first time it’s all too easy to forget about how much we waste. Lanes asked 18 to 24 year old university and college students about their water usage habits, by quizzing them on…

University praises “exceptional” support from Lanes Group

10/07/2015

Lanes Group has been praised for its fast action in response to drainage fault at a Scottish university that resulted in sewage building up inside a deep sump chamber. Facility managers at Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen said the Lanes team’s rapid response helped make sure the drainage pump failure was resolved with minimum disruption to everyday activity. Ian…