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ECS to refurbish three strategic Lincolnshire pumping stations

ECS to refurbish three strategic Lincolnshire pumping stations The Environment Agency has awarded a three part contract to ECS Engineering Services, which collectively upgrades the flood defence capability of the low lying Isle of Axhome region of  North Lincolnshire. The contract covers work at three separate pumping stations, Good Cop, Bull Hassocks, and Candy Farm.…

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Summer droughts to be better managed with Great Ouse Groundwater Scheme upgrade

Summer droughts to be better managed with Great Ouse Groundwater Scheme upgrade In a year when summer droughts reduced water stocks to levels not seen for nearly 50 years, the renewal and modernisation of the Great Ouse Groundwater Scheme has been a timely project. Mick Smith, a project engineer with ECS Engineering Services, explains how…

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Technical insight vastly reduces costs of pumping station overhaul

Technical insight vastly reduces costs of pumping station overhaul Finding the most effective solution to upgrade a pumping station can be a complex process. Striking the balance between improved performance and minimised costs requires experience and excellent technical abilities. ECS Engineering Services recently delivered a cost effective refurbishment project for the Environment Agency that initially…

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ECS Engineering Services maintains CHAS Accreditation

ECS Engineering Services maintains CHAS Accreditation Building on an exemplary track record for workplace health and safety, ECS Engineering Services has maintained its Contractors Health and Safety Scheme (CHAS) accreditation in 2018. The standard serves as a safety benchmark, assessing the quality of a business’ internal health and safety standards and processes. The CHAS, a…

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Drop gate renewal secures Baltic Wharf, Burnham from tides and flood

Drop gate renewal secures Baltic Wharf, Burnham from tides and flood As part of a refurbishment and upgrade project, ECS Engineering Services has renewed drop gates at Baltic Wharf, Burnham on the River Crouch in Essex. The gates are based on its innovative stoplogs that are made from durable, high strength fibre reinforced polymer (FRP).…

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Environment Agency Award recognises ECS impressive Health and Safety Performance

Environment Agency Award recognises ECS impressive Health and Safety Performance ECS Engineering Services has won a prestigious Environment Agency Health and Safety Award for the way it designed and implemented critical safety systems into a project to refurbish the extensive steelwork at Colwick Sluice on the River Trent. As a vital part of the Nottingham…

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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…

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Highways England appoints ECS to maintain critical pumping stations

Highways England appoints ECS to maintain critical pumping stations Highways England has signed a framework agreement with ECS Engineering Services to inspect and maintain several drainage pumping stations in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and other parts of the East Midlands. The principle purpose of the pumping stations is to provide a resource for surface water management. This…

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ECS Engineering Firms Up Archimedes Screw Pump Framework Support for Scottish Water

  ECS Engineering Firms Up Archimedes Screw Pump Framework Support for Scottish Water ECS Engineering Services has won a four-year framework contract with Scottish Water under which it will supply electrical and mechanical inspection, repair and maintenance services to Archimedes Screw Pumps across the whole of the Scottish Region. Under the new contract ECS has…