St. Neots News

Lanes Group clears compost waste at giant recycling site

22/10/2015

Lanes Group drainage engineers used breathing apparatus to enter a section of one of the UK’s largest residual household waste treatment facilities and clear more than 170 tonnes of organic waste. A team from the Lanes Group depot at St Neots, in Cambridgeshire, was called in to carry out the nine-day project in the mechanical…

Engineer clearing compost

Lanes carries out double-quick repair at England’s oldest inn

21/01/2015

Lanes Group has completed urgent drainage pipe renewal work at England’s oldest inn – and did it in double quick time so its chef could reopen the kitchen in time for the weekend. The fault at the Old Ferry Boat, near St Ives, Cambridgeshire, which dates back to the early Middle Ages, was identified during…

Old Ferry Boat Inn Exterior

Lanes helps hold back the sea at Lowestoft Ness – The most easterly point in UK

31/10/2014

Lanes camera technology is being used to inspect sea defences at Lowestoft Ness the most easterly point in the United Kingdom to monitor their condition. A team from the Lanes depot at St Neots has been helping Waveney District Council, to monitor the foundations of the sea wall at Ness Point, Lowestoft, in Suffolk. The…

Ness Point Sea Front

Lanes for Drains saves Christmas!

18/02/2013

Kim Ulmer and her family say they have their local Lanes for Drains depot to thank for saving their Christmas. The family lives close to the Lanes for Drains St Neots depot, in Eaton Socon, which provides drain blockage and drain repair services across the East Anglia region. A week before Christmas, the water in…

Lanes for Drains Christmas Illustration

School Drainage Surveys

04/10/2012

Lanes for Drains engineers in East Anglia got top marks for the speed and efficiency of their service as they completed full drainage surveys and cleaning programmes on two secondary schools over the summer. Teams from the St Neots depot in Cambridgeshire were called in by a main contractor to support major refurbishment programmes at…

Engineer surveying drain in the street