Sheffield News

Pipe lining preserves drains at historical town hall


Sheffield City Council commissioned Lanes Group plc to carry out the planned drain maintenance work at Grade I Listed Sheffield Town Hall. Drainage engineers from the Lanes Sheffield depot have installed 64 structural liners in pipes beneath the 120-year-old civic building in the centre of the city. The cure in place pipelining (CIPP) technique, often…

Lanes Group Sheffield at the Sheffield Town Hall conducting relining CI[PP and CCTV works

The Harrisons set themselves a task – build a school in Africa


Lanes Group is supporting a performance psychologist and his family who have pledged to raise funds to help a village school in The Gambia. David Harrison, his wife Vicky, and their daughter, Charlotte, have already raised hundreds of pounds to buy benches and tables for the school in the village of Lamin. They have now…

Lanes for Drains Gambia

Lanes drainage team praised for their fast action


Lanes Group drainage engineers based in Sheffield have been praised for their urgent response in solving drainage problems at a house just days before it was due to be sold. Former construction company director Mick Rabbitt said the sale of his four-bed detached house may have been delayed had Lanes Group engineers not made the…


Lanes Group helps local church carry out essential repairs


Lanes Group drainage engineers in Sheffield have joined other contractors in helping carry out essential repairs and refurbishment work on a local church house. The team based at the Lanes depot, in Greenland, donated their time and services free of charge to help Spa View Community Church, in Spa View Road, Hackenthorpe, Sheffield. Lanes drainage…

Spa View Community Church Exterior

Flooding Solution at Cement Works


Lanes for Drains got to the bottom of persistent flooding at one of the UK’s largest cement works – and saved the company tens of thousands of pounds it expected to have to spend to cure the problem. Lanes engineers based in Sheffield were called in to investigate the flooding of a railway track on…

Hope Valley Cement Works