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FOOD MANUFACTURING PLANT AND DISTRIBUTION CENTRE

FOOD MANUFACTURING PLANT AND DISTRIBUTION CENTRELINE MARKING Line marking paint products for the world's largest dairy companyLine marking for the world's largest dairy company. The Buckinghamshire, UK site includes a manufacturing plant, distribution centre and car...

LIDL HEAD OFFICE

LIDL HEAD OFFICE Resin Bound Surface Supermarket chain LIDL required a SUDs compliant surface to improve the visual appearance of their head office The LIDL supermarket chain’s corporate offices were in need of a new surface to surround the exterior. The extensive...

SOUTHAMPTON CITY COUNCIL

SOUTHAMPTON CITY COUNCILResin Bound Surface Southampton City Council required a SUDs compliant surface that increased the profile of Southampton City CentreSouthampton City Council wanted a hard-wearing slip-resistant surface in an area that is central to tourism in...

TESCO FACILITIES – SELF DELIVERY

SELF-DELIVERY OF FACILITY LINE MARKING AT TESCO DISTRIBUTION CENTRE Facility Management In-house maintenance teams using linemarking machines to demarcate their car parks and distribution centre One of the UK's biggest distributors, Tesco, required a fast and...

THE IMPORTANCE OF ANTI-SLIP PAINT

THE IMPORTANCE OF ANTI-SLIP PAINT ANTI-SLIP LINE MARKING PAINTAvoid slips and trips on site by using appropriate SRVTHE IMPORTANCE OF ANTI-SLIP PAINTAnti-Slip paint is vital in maintaining a safe and practical surface. Over a third of all major injuries reported each...

UK ROADS EXPECT TO SEE 1 MILLION ELECTRIC CARS BY 2022

UK ROADS EXPECT TO SEE 1 MILLION ELECTRIC CARS BY 2022 Road and Car Park Contractors Increased electric car park infrastructure required by 2022British roads will be home to more than one million electric cars by 2022 according to Chargemaster, the UK’s largest...

OUR TOP 3 TIPS TO AVOID DEFECT CHARGES

OUR TOP 3 TIPS TO AVOIDING DEFECT CHARGES DEFECT CHARGES ARE BECOMING INCREASINGLY COMMON IN REINSTATEMENT PROJECTS.DEFECT CHARGES ARE BECOMING INCREASINGLY COMMON IN REINSTATEMENT PROJECTS. HERE ARE THREE TIPS ON HOW TO AVOID DEFECT CHARGES ON UTILITY CONTRACTSDid...

WHAT IS TRAFFEX, AND WHY SHOULD I ATTEND?

WHY ATTEND TRAFFEX? INNOVATION IS AT THE HEART OF THIS EVENT - FIND SPECIALIST SUPPLIERS TO THE ROAD AND INFRASTRUCTURE INDUSTRY TRAFFEX RUNS EVERY TWO YEARS Shows and events are often very repetitive and have the same 'faces' at the show, Traffex avoids this trap by...

RUBBER MULCH A NATURAL AND SAFE SOLUTION

RUBBER MULCH A NATURAL AND SAFE SURFACE Landscape surfacing specification SUDs compliant resin surfacingTraditional wet pour rubber matting in parks creates an uninspiring surface for park users with restricted colour options and textures which can ruin the impression...

WHY SHOULD AIRFIELD MARKINGS INCLUDE GLASS BEADS?

WHY SHOULD AIRFIELD MARKINGS INCLUDE GLASS BEADS? Airport Maintenance Improving visibility at airports through glass beads Visibility of airport markings is key for maintaining scheduled on time airport take-offs in day, night and adverse weather conditions. Delayed...

ARGOS DISTRIBUTION CENTRE

SELF-DELIVERY OF FACILITY LINE MARKING AT ARGOS DISTRIBUTION CENTREFacility Management In-house maintenance teams using linemarking machines to demarcate their warehouse and distribution centre One of the largest distribution companies in the UK, Argos, required a...

DEKORGRIP SUSTAINABLE URBAN GROWTH

HOW CAN SUSTAINABLE URBAN DEVELOPMENT IMPROVE TREE GROWTH? Landscape Contractors SUDs compliant resin surfacingUrban regeneration projects often incorporate trees into the design, one of the challenges faced by architects and specifiers is seamlessly integrating these...

WHAT IS HAPAS?

WHAT IS HAPAS? Road Maintenance HAPAS(Highways Authority Product Approval Scheme) explainedThe Highways Authority Product Approval scheme, (HAPAS) is part of the British Board of Agrément (BBA). The BBA scheme identifies and certifies the top products within the...

TOP METHODS OF POTHOLE REPAIR AND PREVENTION

TOP METHODS OF POTHOLE REPAIR AND PREVENTION Road Maintenance Top Methods for effective road repairAn important aspect when aiming to beat potholes is understanding what most commonly causes them. While potholes are easily identifiable by sight, it is the activity...

PATCHMASTER INNOVATION IN POTHOLE REPAIR

PATCHMASTER INNOVATION IN POTHOLE REPAIR Road Maintenance Innovative cold-lay pothole repair kits Potholes are one of the UK’s biggest road nuisances, with hundreds of them being reported hourly, and millions being paid out for damaged cars every year due to hitting...

NEW COMBI-BUCKET SYSTEM

NEW COMBI-BUCKET SYSTEM Landscape Contractors Practical new packaging design for resin bound kitsMeon have created a new innovative combination bucket system aimed at making transportation easier, stronger and more robust and colour coded systems.Easy open lidRugged...

NEW BILL DECLARED SUPPORTING EV CHARGING POINTS

NEW BILL DECLARED SUPPORTING EV CHARGING POINTS Electric Vehicle Charging Points Learn how to make the most of your car park asset A new bill has been announced declaring all motorway service car parks and larger fuel stations should provide electric vehicle charging...

WHAT DO RUNWAY MARKINGS MEAN?

WHAT DO RUNWAY MARKINGS MEAN? Airport Line Markings How to decipher what the lines and markings mean at an airport Airports have their very own language when it comes to runway markings. And although millions of people fly all over the world every day, with Heathrow...

HOW YOUR SURFACE COULD BE AFFECTING YOUR BUSINESS

HOW YOUR SURFACE COULD BE AFFECTING YOUR BUSINESS Facility and Term Maintenance ContractorsFacilities Line Marking The surface is one of the most important – yet often overlooked – areas of a facility. Even as a customer yourself, the condition of an area’s ground...

HOW TO ADDRESS COMMON ISSUES WITH AIRFIELD MARKINGS

HOW TO ADDRESS COMMON ISSUES WITH AIRFIELD MARKINGS Airport Maintenance Common challenges faced by airports in line marking In this article we review the use of surface marking within airports, common issues and challenges that are faced by either in-house maintenance...

ROADS COULD BECOME POLLUTION ABSORBING TUNNELS

ROADS COULD BECOME POLLUTION ABSORBING TUNNELS Highway Maintenance Innovative new ways to cut pollution on the strategic road network Roads Could Be Covered In Pollution-Absorbing Tunnels in bid to cut pollution in the UK. In March 2017, it was revealed by the World...

8 WAYS TO GREATLY IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF YOUR CAR PARK

8 WAYS TO GREATLY IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF YOUR CAR PARK Asset Maintenance Learn how to make the most of your car park assetCar parks are an underrated system within any industry – public and private. They provide an organised, safe, and easy way to park when visiting...

5 STEPS TO EFFECTIVELY UTILISE YOUR CAR PARK ASSET

5 STEPS TO EFFECTIVELY UTILISE YOUR CAR PARK ASSET Asset Maintenance Learn how to make the most of your car park assetIn the UK there are an estimated 20,000 Car Parks, and to the UK Government, car parking and fines equate to over half a billion in revenue. Car...

THE IMPORTANCE OF PREPARING FOR WINTER

THE IMPORTANCE OF PREPARING FOR WINTER Road Repair What are the differences between overbanding and infill crack repair As Winter is fast approaching, road repairs will be at their annual peak. Potholes and road imperfections are at a higher risk of forming due to a...

5 REASONS WHY YOU NEED A ZIROCCO

5 REASONS WHY YOU NEED A ZIROCCO Road Preparation Tools How to save, time and get the perfectly prepared surface As the Winter time fast approaches and the weather gets colder, windier, and wetter, line marking jobs are slowing down. This is due to the inability to...

HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR ANTI-SKID SURFACE

HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR ANTI-SKID SURFACE Road Maintenance How to maintain an anti-skid surface Anti-skid surfaces play a vital part in road safety, especially around the Winter season. Anti-skids surfaces are either painted on with a specialized paint that contains a...

OVERBANDING VS INFILL

OVERBANDING VS INFILL Road Repair What are the differences between overbanding and infill crack repair The Winter weather is making road surfaces more brittle and susceptible to damage. One of the first signs of damage in most cases is cracking in the road. This can...

IMPROVE ON LEAN MANAGEMENT WITH THESE QUICK FIXES

IMPROVE ON LEAN MANAGEMENT WITH THESE QUICK FIXES Facility Management Three quick fixes within your facility The British winter weather is, more often than not, to thank for the more downtime within a warehouse or distribution centre. Dangerous weather conditions...

PRODUCTS TO AID FACILITY MANAGEMENT

PRODUCTS TO AID FACILITY MANAGEMENT Facility Management The Best Way to Prepare Your Surface for Remarking In order to aid facility management performance, it is very important to ensure your surface and its markings are kept to the highest standard possible. You must...

WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE AN AUTOMATIC?

WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE AN AUTOMATIC? The LineLazer family of stripers has constantly been improved to meet the changing needs of the surface marking industry, each time delivering substantial benefits to the professional striping contractor. The LineLazer V system...

HOW AUTHORITIES PLAN TO TACKLE THE WINTER ROADS

HOW AUTHORITIES PLAN TO TACKLE THE WINTER ROADS Road Maintenance How Authorities Plan To Tackle The Winter Roads Although we have just begun the official Winter season, the weather has already dropped drastically. Parts of the UK have reached below -8°C before we've...

PATCHMASTER RECEIVES HAPAS APPROVAL RATING

PATCHMASTER RECEIVES HAPAS APPROVAL RATINGRoad Maintenance Patchmaster Receives HAPAS Approval Rating Meon's well-known pothole repair material, PatchMaster, is the latest highways innovation to receive the highly respected HAPAS certificate. The Highways Authorities...

POTHOLES ON BRITAINS ROADS

POTHOLES ON BRITAINS ROADS Road Maintenance ARE WE DOING ENOUGH TO PROTECT OUR ROADS? At the time of writing this Britain is in the midst of one of the worst storms of recent times. With snowfall hitting the majority of the country roads are susceptible to damage due...

FLOOR MARKINGS AND YOUR FACILITY

FLOOR MARKINGS AND YOUR FACILITY Lean Management Facilities Line Marking About Can you imagine walking outside to find there were no line or surface markings, an absence of signs or direction, and the chaos this would result in? Neither can we... We’re all aware of...

MEON LAUNCHES NEW FACILITY SURFACE MARKING SYSTEMS

MEON LAUNCHES NEW FACILITY SURFACE MARKING FloorCote and SureStripe Internal Markings The facilities industry is fast-growing, with over 2.1 billion square foot of warehousing being used in the UK as of last year, and that number increasing rapidly. Therefore, it is...

RAIL CROSSINGS

RAIL CROSSING Effective Line Markings for Rail Crossings Polyaspartic paint About THE CHALLENGE: Railway crossings have always been a hard ask, especially when it comes to a long-lasting, quick drying durable line marking. Level crossings have a high volume of mixed...

DUBLIN AIRPORT

DUBLIN AIRPORT LineLazer 250 DC COMPACT MACHINE REQUIRED FOR RUNWAY MARKINGS About SITUATION: Dublin Airport went out to tender for a runway marking machine. They wanted a smaller/more compact unit compared to what they had been using previously i.e. a Hoffman Ride In...