Lock gate replacement by ECS restores navigation in Caledonian Canal

Lock gate replacement by ECS restores navigation in Caledonian Canal ECS Engineering Services has completed the installation of 2 sets of lock gates at Kytra Lock, on the Caledonian Canal in Scotland. The operation, part of a refurbishment investment by Scottish Canals, was vital to maintain the navigation of the historic waterway.    The Caledonian Canal…

ECS manufacturing and site teams ready to carry out essential engineering work

ECS manufacturing and site teams ready to carry out essential engineering work ECS Engineering Services has reiterated that it will continue to provide core engineering services to customers requiring essential works during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes providing critical support to utilities and infrastructure. Clark Williamson, Contracts Director at ECS, said: “In light of the…

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ECS awarded BCSA gold rating for sustainability

ECS awarded BCSA gold rating for sustainability ECS Engineering Services has upgraded its British Constructional Steelwork Association’s (BCSA) Sustainability Charter to Gold, the highest standard, following a demanding audit of its management systems for environmental and social matters. The BCSA Sustainability Charter programme encourages steelwork companies to develop sustainability in terms of environmental responsibility and…

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Environment Agency River Witham pumping station gets facelift

Environment Agency River Witham pumping station gets facelift ECS Engineering Services has rebuilt the front façade of the main hall of Short Ferry Water Pumping Station on the River Witham, including replacing the aging steel frame windows with aluminium ones that open and close automatically to control ventilation. Located near Fiskerton in Lincolnshire, on the…

ECS Engineering Services delivers 49 duct cradles for nuclear power station

ECS Engineering Services delivers 49 duct cradles for nuclear power station ECS’ in-house fabrication department has recently completed the manufacture of 49 steel duct cradles destined for the main reactor building at a UK nuclear power plant. Each of the duct cradles required fabrication to the highest standards, with ECS engineers delivering all of the…

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ECS on hand to deliver new Brayford Wharf pedestrian rails

ECS on hand to deliver new Brayford Wharf pedestrian rails Brayford Waterfront offers a scenic social space for Lincoln’s inhabitants, with restaurants, entertainments and events bringing cheer to England’s oldest inland harbour. ECS Engineering Services has recently enhanced the safety credentials of the area with the replacement of nearly 100 metres of galvanised hand railings…

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Upstream metalwork repainting uplifts Colwick Sluice

Upstream metalwork repainting uplifts Colwick Sluice ECS Engineering Services has been continuing its renovation of Colwick Sluice in Nottinghamshire for the Environment Agency, by repainting the aging upstream steelwork at the site. The business has blasted and repainted I-beams and hand railings at the sluice on the River Trent, ensuring that the site is adequately…