Toilet humour works for Lanes


Less than two years after opening our depot in Pontyclun, Cardiff, Lanes for Drains celebrated its success to date with a graphic display of human waste on the city’s buses. But this was no dirty protest. The images formed part of a major advertising campaign run by the UK’s largest independent drainage specialist, aimed at…

Lanes Cardiff's Bus Advertisement.

How to get rid of unwanted fat


This is not another fad diet or latest craze in fitness regimes. It is straightforward advice about good housekeeping from the UK’s largest independent drainage specialist, Lanes for Drains. And Lanes should know: the company is called out to around 20,000 drainage blockages across the UK every year; 23% of which could be avoided if…

Lanes on course for success in the 3Rs


The Lanes Group has been shortlisted in two categories of the 3R Awards 2011. This is the second year of the honours, which were set up to celebrate design, engineering and construction excellence with a ‘refurb, rethink and retrofit’ focus. A delighted Michelle Ringland, Lanes’ Business Development Manager, said that the Lanes case studies had…

3R Awards Refurb Rethink Retrofit 2011

Lanes for Drains wins big at new Plymouth Life Centre


Leading national drainage company Lanes for Drains has joined the team working on the prestigious £46.5 million Plymouth Life Centre, being constructed by Balfour Beatty.The company’s engineers have been called in carry out CCTV video drainage surveys on the site, which is due to become one of the largest centres of sporting excellence in the…

plymouth life centre entrance from central park

Emma’s race for Louise


Emma Harvie, from Lanes’ out of hours call centre in Manchester, has helped raise over £1000 for Cancer Research after completing the Race for Life for her sister, Louise. Mum of two, Louise, was diagnosed with breast cancer last October aged only 34, yet she completed the 5-kilometre race alongside Emma and their Mum, Patricia….

Emma Harvey's race for life.

Lanes scores for Rovers


Lanes has proved its worth as a long-term signing for premier league football club Blackburn Rovers, by discovering — and remedying — a collapsed flood defence drain which could have threatened the pitch. Lanes has carried out regular maintenance checks to the Ewood Park drainage system since 2007, when it was called in to deal…

Blackburn Rovers Football Club Logo

Leading the way in environmental compliance with Lanes and Aquasentry


Yorkshire-based transformer manufacturer, Winder Power, is the first site in Europe to install a revolutionary web-interfaced interceptor monitor, thanks to Lanes and Aquasentry. The web-based monitor and alarm system recognises high oil levels in the interceptors, and triggers an alarm which immediately closes a device to seal the site within seconds. It ensures that Winder’s…

Winder Power Logo