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Hat-trick for NI Water’s considerate constructors

Contractors working on some of NI Water’s major capital delivery projects have scooped three accolades – including a gold - in the prestigious CCS...

Using modern GIS apps, water utilities can make better-informed decisions, says VertiGIS CEO

Thames Water’s results in July highlight that its debts have risen to £15.2bn in the year to March 2024. Additionally, the UK’s largest water...

Chancellor wants to “get Britain building again”, but Wavin says not without clarity on water

In her first speech as Chancellor, Rachel Reeves laid out plans to rebuild Britain, starting with an end to the effective ban on onshore...

IEMA warns against watering down oversight and environmental protections in the planning system, following new Chancellor’s speech

The Institute of Environmental Management & Assessment (IEMA), which represents almost 22,000 environment and sustainability professionals including the UK’s largest collection of Environmental Impact...

Duo acquire pioneering engineering company

A specialist manufacturing company which supplies trenchless technology equipment to sectors including water, oil and gas has undergone a buyout. Business partners Graham Edden and...

Water industry facing an ‘engineer exodus’

The water industry is facing an exodus of engineers, with 70% of professionals considering a move to other sectors in the next two years....

Select Surveys joins LSBUD Group to advance the UK’s safest digging service

LSBUD, one of the UK’s leading online safe digging platform, has announced that Select Surveys Ltd is now part of the LSBUD Group, in...

Avove has partnered with iNPIPE PRODUCTS to bring pioneering smart pig technology to the water sector

Delivering on a key part of its proactive sustainability strategy, leading capital infrastructure and engineering services company, Avove, has announced a first-of-its-kind partnership agreement...

Preston and South Ribble flood scheme wins award

The Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme has won a Considerate Constructors Scheme 2024 National Site Award. The award was in recognition...

uvex launches profi pure HG, an innovative new safety glove

uvex, the safety equipment manufacturer, has unveiled its latest innovation: the uvex profi pure HG safety glove, engineered to deliver unparalleled grip in wet...

Mabey Hire’s quick and effective temporary works solutions key in new pumping station

As part of Thames Water’s major projects work, a new final effluent pumping station was required at the Crossness Sewage Treatment Works (STW), helping...

Northumbrian Water Group signs Construct Zero Five-Point Plan, to help meet the UK’s target for Net Zero by 2050

Northumbrian Water Group (NWG) has signed the Construct Zero Five-Point Plan, to help meet the UK’s target for Net Zero by 2050. The plan, developed...

Utilities workers at significant risk from pipeline danger

The utilities industry and their contractors were the second biggest risk to UK pipelines last year. In 2023, almost two in five (19%) workers...

Thames Water appoints new Technical Partner for Oxfordshire reservoir proposal

Thames Water is working in partnership with an Arup Binnies joint venture to help deliver a brand-new reservoir, known as SESRO (South East Strategic...

DEVELON launches new, expanded digital platform

To meet increased demand, DEVELON, formerly Doosan Construction Equipment, has introduced the latest iteration of its fleet management system - MY DEVELON: a new...

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