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    Monday 11th September 2017

    Press Release – RoSPA Award
    Waitings Ltd picks up a prestigious RoSPA Award   Waitings Ltd is a winner at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017.   The company, based in PENRITH, achieved the Merit award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).   They will be presented with the […]

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    Tuesday 18th October 2016

    End of the season for Keith … till next year!
      Keith Farmer has performed miracles on the Quay Garage Racing Honda. Winning two races and claiming a string of podiums, equaling an excellent season for our Waitings rider. Keith commented ‘It would have been really nice to end season on a high with a win but it wasn’t to be. We secured 3rd in championship, […]

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    Tuesday 18th October 2016

    Jen -The Pink Digger’s latest post
    Read Jen’s latest post on her blog

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    Monday 3rd October 2016

    New project – New partnership
    We have just completed our first project for Eric Wright Civil Engineering Group. Working at the River Derwent in Cockermouth we were tasked with flood relief work, clearing over 2000 metres of gravel deposits, and clearing the outfall from the treatment works. The work was completed swiftly and we were all thanked by the client […]

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    Tuesday 20th September 2016

    Two new local projects started
    Two new local projects have been started and both helping with the flood relief work and repairing some of the damage from December 2015. Sockbridge Mill, Penrith and Patterdale works both feature on our projects page and have some great photography depicting some of the work being undertaken. Have a look at our projects page for […]

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  • Pipelines

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    Pipelines – Utilities
    Since 1970 we have specialised in the installation of utilities; water, sewers, gas and cables for clients in both the public and private sectors.
    We offer full turnkey packages from design to completion, ensuring we provide our clients with the most cost efficient, professional, robust solution.

     

    Planning and Design
    Our project management team offer a professional design service encouraging early contractor involvement.
    Using the latest engineering technology and many years of practical experience, we provide the client with the best solution to reduce construction costs, providing long term asset solutions.

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    Easement Establishment
    Creating a good working relationship with land owners and agents is key to us in providing the client with access and easement establishment.
    We undertake all accommodation works to ensure a stockproof corridor. Soil handling activities are carried out using specialist low ground pressure earth moving equipment.
    Soils can be protected, sealed and sprayed using licensed herbicides to promote regeneration on reinstatement.
    Stringing and Jointing
    Our certified and experienced teams using dedicated pipe handling equipment undertake the welding and stringing of PE pipework and the distribution of spigot and socket pipes of various materials.

     

    Installation
    With so many methods of installation available, we are constantly developing our skill set offering our clients the most cost effective and environmentally efficient solutions.
    Some of our installation methods include:-

    • Open Trench
    • Moleplough

     

    The moleplough method which we pioneered in the 1980’s offers a safe system of work with no man entry in adverse ground conditions. With our ability and the methods suitability for cross country pipelines we have been proud to receive many environmental awards.
    Other key benefits include:-
    Narrow working width, no requirement for easement fencing, no requirement for top soil strip, reduced trafficking, no requirement for bed and surround.

    • Directional Drill
    • Narrow Width Trenching
    • Pipe Bursting
    • Auger Boring