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NSA recognises Roger Kern’s contribution to water industry

Roger Kern, Operations Director at UKDN Waterflow Technical Services, has been honoured with the National Sewerage Association’s Coggins Cup, for services to the water industry. The award was created in memory of Barry Coggin of Midland TV Surveyors (a founder member of the Association of CCTV Surveyors) and has been given to people who have […]

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The Rational way to Manage Drainage

Article appeared in the May 2012 edition of FM World Drainage problems can render premises unusable, yet it seems many facilities managers are taking an ad hoc approach to managing this area. Roger Bulkeley, Sales and Marketing Director at UKDN-Waterflow talks us through why rationalisation might be the key….

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Through the Keyhole – Draining Problems for Facilities Managers

Article appeared in May edition of Premises and Facilities Management magazine When drainage goes wrong, the results can render business premises unusable. Aside from the odours and flooding which can make buildings with blocked drains and leaks deeply unpleasant places to be, problems with drainage can also cause environmental health hazards. In the long term, […]

No-Dig and Pitch Fibre Pipes: A solution to a widespread problem

Article appeared in May edition of Water Active magazine Though they are buried deep underground, drainage pipes do not always lead an easy life. Ground movement and overloading can put them under great strain. Root ingress leads to punctures. Gardening and home improvement work can lead to cracks and fractures and as with most infrastructure, […]

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National Drainage Firm Unveils New Brand

UKDN Waterflow, the UK’s largest independent (non-franchised) specialist drainage contractor, has launched its new brand. The move comes after the business – formerly known as The UK Drainage Network Limited (UKDN) – acquired complementary firm Waterflow Group Limited and sees the two firms come together under a single nationwide identity. The acquisition in late 2011 […]

No-Dig Technology – A Low Carbon, Low Disruption Solution for the Rail Sector

Article appeared in the February 2012 edition of Railway Strategies magazine One of the main challenges for the rail sector is that the state, type and indeed location of its drainage infrastructure can be very unpredictable. Scattergun growth, the different construction practices of multiple contractors and privatisation have all meant that that railway drainage is […]

Technology for the Future: Drainage Repair and Housing Associations

Article appeared in the April 2012 edition of Housing Association Building and Maintenance magazine Any area where there is a high concentration of houses is likely to put extreme pressure on the surrounding drainage infrastructure. Much of this will result from wear and tear as part of normal usage, but misuse or accidents are likely […]

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UKDN Named Supplier of the Year by Co-Operative Insurance

One of the UK’s largest independent drainage companies, the UK Drainage Network (UKDN) has been given The Co-operative Insurance Claims Supplier of the Year award at the RSA and The Co-operative Insurances’ Supply Chain Collaboration Awards. UKDN scooped the award after feedback given from The Co-operative’s staff and customers, which recognised UKDN’s commitment to customer […]

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UKDN placed on Sunday Times list of Fastest Growing Companies

Solihull-headquartered drainage repair company the UK Drainage Network has been named as one of the UK’s fastest growing companies by the Sunday Times. The drainage repair company was placed at number 32 in the Sunday Times Deloitte Buyout Track 100, which ranks Britain’s top 100 private equity-backed companies with the fastest-growing profits over the last […]

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