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Customer Solutions Centre wins national partnership award

26/05/2017

The Customer Solutions Centre, created by Lanes Group and Thames Water to work together to deliver excellent customer service for wastewater customers, has won a Water Industry Achievement Award. The Customer Solutions Centre (CSC) won the Partnership Initiative category of the national awards, which were presented last night (Tuesday 23 May 2017) at The Vox…

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12,000 PSI jet vac tanker takes on the cowboy pipe fillers

23/05/2017

Lanes Utilities is deploying a new 12,000 PSI jet vac tanker to tackle the menace of cowboy builders who dispose of concrete by pouring it down sewers. The new JHL high pressure unit has the power to blast concrete from the inside of a sewer, preventing the need for a costly and time-consuming excavation to…

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National Trust calls in Lanes to help keep feet dry

23/05/2017

The National Trust has called in Lanes drainage engineers to investigate drainage along one of the most popular walks in the North East of England to help keep its visitors’ feet dry. The Long Walk at Gibside, nine miles south east of Newcastle upon Tyne, attracts more than 250,000 visitors a year, to enjoy a…

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Lanes wins major Transport for London FM contract

12/05/2017

Lanes Group plc has won a contract to provide facilities maintenance services for the London Underground. The five-year contract, with an option for a three-year extension, is the third maintenance contract awarded by Transport for London (TfL) to Lanes Group in four months. The contract covers all building maintenance work along underground lines, as well…

Contract signed, from the left: Lanes Group Rail Director Bruce Crompton; Lanes Rail TfL Project Director Huseyin Ibrahim; and Lanes Rail Commercial Director Matthew Todd.

Jet vac technology – to infinity and beyond!

24/04/2017

Water jetting and vacuuming technology supplied by Lanes Group has been used to help build a structure that will define high-tech – the new physics building at Oxford University. The new Beecroft Building will be home to some of the world’s leading scientists doing cutting edge research. Lanes was commissioned by principal contractor Laing O’Rourke…

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Lanes Group plc wins 8th prestigious RoSPA Gold Award

21/04/2017

Lanes Group plc has is won a RoSPA Gold Health and Safety Award for the 8th year in a row. The achievement means the UK’s largest independent drainage and wastewater maintenance specialist retains its RoSPA Gold Medal, awarded for achieving multiple consecutive RoSPA Gold Awards. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents annual award…

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