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Drainage refurbishment programme completed on health site


Drainage teams from Lanes Group have completed a major drain cleaning and refurbishment programme as part of an upgrade of an NHS mental health and training centre. A full-site CCTV drainage survey was followed by extensive drainage rehabilitation work at Clifton House, in York, North Yorkshire. The site has two secure mental health units and…


School and community gets emergency heart protection from Lanes


Lanes Group has presented a heart defibrillator to a West Yorkshire school which was chosen to receive the life-saving device by the company’s staff. The national drainage and maintenance specialist, which has its headquarters in Leeds, has donated the equipment to Pudsey Primrose Hill Primary School. Five members of staff and 30 pupils at the…

Defibrillator School Donation

Lanes Group’s David Nutton named as finalist in Finance Director Awards


Lanes Group Finance Director David Nutton has been named as a finalist in the Yorkshire Finance Director Awards 2015. The awards, run in partnership with the Yorkshire Post, recognise and celebrate outstanding financial talent across the region. David was among more than 150 finance directors originally nominated, and has now been chosen as one of…

David Nutton

Lanes laser power delivers world’s most advanced pipe profiling


Lanes Group’s drainage team in Leeds is using laser power to provide clients with the world’s most advanced pipe profiling service. Its engineers have been trained to use the ClearLine Profiler which generates millimetre accurate data about the size, shape, capacity and condition of drainage pipelines. Laser drainage profiling is a service Lanes Group can…

Laser Profiler

Lanes team supports developer’s sewer adoption programme


Lanes Group engineers are helping one of the UK’s largest residential developers achieve a smooth sewer adoption process at new home sites in Yorkshire and Humberside. The team at the Lanes depot in Leeds, West Yorkshire, are providing expert sewer adoption advice and support for sites developed by Taylor Wimpey. Two projects include Crest Park…

Confined space in sewer

Lanes engineers prove their mettle with drainage excavation


Lanes engineers have completed an “intensely technical” drainage excavation project ahead of schedule, despite atrocious weather and challenging ground conditions. The work involved installing a 4,000 gallon cesspool tank for national plant hire firm Mabey Hire at its depot in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire. Mabey Hire had called in Lanes Group’s Leeds depot to carry out…

Lanes group engineer performing CCTV survey