All Maintenance articles – Page 2

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    RS Sales & Distribution offers support on food hygiene regs

    2019-05-17T00:00:00Z

    RS Sales Distribution has created a Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) customer support pack for retailers who are looking for help with achieving a food hygiene rating of 5 before the display of FHRS ratings is made mandatory in England sometime in 2019. The user-friendly support pack ...

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    Eurotank Service Group relaunches fuel pump maintenance arm

    2019-03-29T00:00:00Z

    Eurotank Service Group is relaunching its fuel pump maintenance business as a separate entity to better reflect the division’s operations. As of April 1, Europump Maintenance Limited will provide UK fuel retailers with a pump and tank gauge maintenance service on a contract or ad hoc basis. The ...

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    DRB UK Maintenance Services become Emtec Petroleum

    2019-03-15T00:00:00Z

    DRB UK Maintenance Services has announced that it is now trading under the new name of Emtec Petroleum. Managing director, Robert McArthur, explained: “It makes sense that since we have been part of the Emtec Group for more than 11 years that we fall into line with our sister ...

  • DRB UK Maintenance Services renamed Emtec Petroleum
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    DRB UK Maintenance Services renamed Emtec Petroleum

    2019-03-05T00:00:00Z

    DRB UK Maintenance Services has announced that from March 1, 2019, it will be trading under the name of Emtec Petroleum. Managing director Robert McArthur explained: “It makes sense that since we have been part of the Emtec Group for more than 11 years that we fall into line ...

  • Forecourts encouraged to use recyclable coffee cups
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    Forecourts encouraged to use recyclable coffee cups

    2019-02-08T00:00:00Z

    Forecourts are being encouraged to offer hot beverages in environmentally friendly recyclable cups. Frugalpac, which claims to manufacture the first fully recyclable coffee cup made from recycled paper, has opened a new manufacturing facility in Wrexham, north Wales, to produce Frugal Cups. Frugal Cups will be available in ...

  • GripHero releases bin for plastic to complement hand protection
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    GripHero releases bin for plastic to complement hand protection

    2018-12-05T00:00:00Z

    GripHero has complemented its new fuel-nozzle mounted hand-protection dispenser with the release of a new range of bright pink plastic recycling bins to help complete the recycling circle. The bins are being made available to help dispose of GripHero’s anti-static, fully recyclable hand-protection, as well as other plastic. ...

  • Suresite partners Bolt Learning to launch training courses
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    Suresite partners Bolt Learning to launch training courses

    2018-11-07T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt expert Suresite has launched two new interactive online training courses, in partnership with training provider, Bolt Learning. Aimed at forecourt and convenience store staff, the modules cover competent persons and safety on the forecourt. Both subjects can be completed on any device (smartphone, tablet, laptop or PC) ...

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    Suresite bolsters forecourt health and safety team

    2018-10-19T00:00:00Z

    Suresite has strengthened its forecourt health and safety team with the appointment of two new assessors. Dave Healy and Darren Summons will support clients with a range of services including risk assessments, site audits, hazardous area diagrams and training. Dave has responsibility for the Irish Republic, and Darren will cover ...

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    Forward thinking

    2018-10-08T00:00:00Z

    In our experience taking a proactive approach to forecourt maintenance is the most cost-effective way of managing and enhancing our assets, according to Scott Harris, head of COCO at Certas Energy. "Whether over-ground or underground, we monitor everything from canopies and chillers, to tanks and lines," he says. "The range ...

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    Gilbarco Veeder-Root soups up engineer service to dealers

    2018-10-03T00:00:00Z

    Forecourt equipment and services provider Gilbarco Veeder-Root has invested in route planning software from Fast Lean Smart (FLS) to improve the service its engineers provide to dealers. When FLS approached Gilbarco with promises of radically improved scheduling efficiency through automation, David Cope, UK operations director for Gilbarco Veeder-Root, was ...

  • Euro Garages appoints canopy and fascia cleaning contractor
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    Euro Garages appoints canopy and fascia cleaning contractor

    2018-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Wilson Contract Services has recently been awarded a contract by Euro Garages for canopy and fascia cleaning on each of its 366 sites. The programme is based on each site having one visit per year, and to minimise disruption the work is being carried out during night-time hours. ...

  • Addgards introduces Bollard Sleeve to smarten forecourts
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    Addgards introduces Bollard Sleeve to smarten forecourts

    2018-09-28T00:00:00Z

    Addgards has developed a Bollard Sleeve to slide over existing steel bollards to protect against weathering and erosion. The Sleeves are made from durable polyethylene that won’t fade, scrape or chip like powder coated paint, and have a bright smooth finish that can be made to match the forecourt ...

  • Lighting companies develop new contour tube
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    Lighting companies develop new contour tube

    2018-06-15T00:00:00Z

    Two companies specialising in lighting for the forecourt sector have agreed a manufacturing and supply agreement after jointly developing a new contour tube. Visive Group, a UK designer and global manufacturer of LED contour lighting for the forecourt sector, has signed the deal with Bever Innovations, a manufacturer and ...

  • Roadchef recycles waste coffee beans into biofuel
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    Roadchef recycles waste coffee beans into biofuel

    2018-06-01T00:00:00Z

    Motorway service operator Roadchef has partnered with bio-bean – a business recycling waste coffee grounds into biofuel on an industrial scale – to reduce its environmental impact. Used coffee grounds are collected from 28 Roadchef sites by Olleco, a resource recovery company, which transports the grounds to bio-bean’s factory ...

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    DRB UK Maintenance celebrates major wins across the forecourt sector

    2018-05-23T00:00:00Z

    Maintenance to install signage at 80 MFG sites is only the latest in a string of prestigious business wins for the company, according to managing director Robert McArthur. The project involves rebranding of 80 sites to the newly introduced 2Di Esso canopy branding. In addition DRB has recently ...

  • DRB UK Maintenance boss highlights business wins
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    DRB UK Maintenance boss highlights business wins

    2018-05-04T00:00:00Z

    A contract for DRB UK Maintenance to install signage at 80 MFG sites is only the latest in a string of prestigious business wins for the company, according to managing director Robert McArthur. The project involves rebranding of 80 sites to the newly introduced 2Di Esso canopy branding image along ...

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    City renews deal with BP to maintain retail sites

    2018-04-13T00:00:00Z

    City Facilities Management has been awarded a new five-year contract with BP, to provide facilities management (FM) services across its entire UK retail estate. The contract will see City, one of the UK’s largest, privately owned facilities management companies continue its long-term partnership with BP, to provide building fabric, electrical ...

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    Bever Innovations unveils latest forecourt lighting

    2018-01-26T00:00:00Z

    Bever Innovations has completed the next phase in developing the company’s EOS LED forecourt lighting fixtures in the Netherlands. Last summer Bever Innovations used the latest LED luminaires with EOS technology, which links the lights to each other and to other technology, and carried out on-site development and testing at ...

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    Adler & Allan expands its range of services

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    Adler Allan Group has expanded its range of services with the acquisition of specialist environmental consultancy, OHES Environmental (OHES). OHES’ consultancy-led approach covers a broad range of specialist and technical areas, including environmental pollution claims, managing the incident from response to remediation; geotechnical and contaminated land assessment to ...

  • Roadchef renews deal with waste and recycling company UKWSL
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    Roadchef renews deal with waste and recycling company UKWSL

    2017-10-13T00:00:00Z

    Roadchef has renewed its contract with waste and recycling company UKWSL. The £4.5m deal means UKWSL will be responsible for Roadchef’s waste and recycling services at 22 of its 30 sites for a further five years. The two companies have been working together since 2015, and UKWSL says ...