The HS1 route formally known as the Channel Tunnel Rail Link runs from St Pancras Station in London to the Eurotunnel’s terminal at Cheriton, near Folkestone. The HS1 route is a 109 km high speed railway between St Pancras international station and the south coast, that is used for domestic and international train services as well as transporting freight.
Heathrow Airport is famous the world over as the UK’s premier international airport. Some 80 airlines fly from Heathrow direct to over 180 destinations worldwide carrying on average around 200,000 passengers per day into and out of the UK from its five terminal buildings and the site still has plans for expansion. Of course to ensure the smooth running of such a huge undertaking require...
In the modern construction world it is increasingly unusual for project, design or other information to be delivered in a physical format such as on DVD or on flash drive, it is almost becoming unknown now for paper delivery to be used (unless it is required by Law and lawyers). This is fast becoming the same in the pipeline survey arena where clients are looking to get inspection reports almost t...
August 2015 marks the 15th anniversary of WinCan Europe Ltd trading in the UK. The journey of WinCan started in 1998 when Simon Mallin and Martin Woods (then of Telespec) travelled to the USA to the Pumper and Cleaner Expo in Nashville Tennessee. At the show they met Alessandro Caldara of CDLab Switzerland.
Increasingly across the pipeline inspection market clients are looking to obtain standardised survey reports that can easily be compared from one survey to the next to highlight changes and deterioration in their pipe networks. This is particularly true of the UK water sector, but also in many other countries across the globe, where WinCan reporting software is fast becoming the industry standard.
Northumbrian Water (NW), like all water companies, has to be able to handle and respond to a variety of different circumstances and customer related incidents during the course of its operations. Following various sewer flooding incidents within its region NW is delivering a project to improve its customer service by streamlining the management and investigation processes surrounding such occurren...