Robertson Facilities Management secures three year Yorwaste contract

Yorwaste, the waste management and recycling specialist, has selected Robertson Facilities Management in a three-year contract. Robertson Facilities Management, part of the £450m turnover infrastructure group Robertson, will provide planned and reactive maintenance, as well as fixed wire testing services, to over 35 buildings within the Yorwaste property portfolio. This represents further expansion for Robertson Facilities Management into the Yorkshire…

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Eric Wright Professional Services Saves Lancashire High School Time and Money

Eric Wright Professional Services, Eric Wright FM’s dedicated property management and maintenance offering, has helped Lancashire high school, Ashton Community Science College, to reduce administrative hours and optimise budgets with a programme of campus maintenance work and upgrades. A community high school for students aged 11-16 years old, Ashton Community Science College near Preston declares in its motto that it…

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Guide to gutter maintenance

By Mark de Rozarieux, managing director of HD Sharman Provisional Met Office figures released at the beginning of January showed that 2014 was the UK’s fourth wettest year since records began in 1910. Furthermore, five of the UK’s six wettest years have occurred since 2000. Gutters are hostile environments, not only managing rainfall of increasing volume and intensity, but also…

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Lanes Rail gutter lining saves London Underground maintenance costs

Lanes Rail is extending the life of drainage systems on London Underground buildings by introducing a gutter lining system that prevents leaks and avoids the need for roof assets to be replaced. In 18 months, more than 2,000 metres of guttering at train maintenance depots across London have been lined in a programme of work that London Underground (LU) says…

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