February 6, 2020The infamous fatbergs which have been found in sewers all over Britain are masses made up of congealed fat, grease, oil, wet wipes and nappies have an even more menacing cousin…the ‘concreteberg’.
July 30, 2019Throughout the last decade there has been a call to spread the word on ‘unflushables’ and what can and cannot be flushed down our toilets and sinks. This call has gained a great deal of awareness in more recent years due to news headlines highlighting the issue and the results shocking the public.
January 30, 2019Regular grease trap emptying is essential for businesses with commercial or large kitchens within the food, drink and hospitality industry. In this article we will do our best to share our extensive knowledge of grease traps.
October 1, 2018Health and safety risks can be mitigated by having well managed waste disposal services in place, as a fatberg formed by the incorrect disposal could cause significant disruption to businesses and residents. We work around the clock to help clear blockages.
September 12, 2018When we took on the removal of a record breaking fatberg in London on behalf of Thames Water back in 2013, little did we know just how far the news would spread. The fatberg topic has been featured on hundreds of news reports around the world, and has even received it's own TV programme.
November 18, 2016For most, going to the toilet comes as second nature and we hardly think about our actions, flushing and forgetting in most instances. Even the Queen does it… (Allegedly), but for others; the act of going to the toilet is a staggeringly different proposition.
November 27, 2015Blocked drains can be an unsuspected problem for many homeowners and businesses at this time of year. Build up of all manner of debris from leaves, twigs, and other rubbish coming into the drainage system from the ground can go onto meet other debris likely to cause blockages.
May 2, 2014With another giant fatberg found in a sewer below Oxford, BBC News were keen to get our thoughts on this increasing problem for the major water companies as they allocate huge sums from their budgets to tackle the problem.
April 15, 2014TV programme Watermen: A Dirty Business on BBC 2 featured some of the drain blockage difficulties encountered during a heatwave in the North West of England. Operatives did a great job of highlighting the root cause of blockages in our sewerage.