Innovations

Introduction of sit/stand desks

Published on 12 June 2019
Pinched with Pride twice

Tideway staff were asked for suggested improvements for the new London Bridge office. One suggestion was standing desks. Consequently, 10 electronically powered rising desks were planned for... Read more...

Save the Boreholes Campaign

Published on 11 June 2019

The Tideway Tunnel is a 25km tunnel, currently under construction, running under the tidal section of the River Thames through central London. The tunnel will capture and store raw sewage and... Read more...

Cage Lifting Dolly Trailer

Published on 7 June 2019

Earl Pumping Station on Thames Tideway East is an operational Thames Water facility. As such the space on site within was limited.  The scheme saw the construction of an 18m diameter diaphragm wall... Read more...

Low HAVS Grinders / Discs

Published on 4 June 2019

To lower the HAVS exposure while using angle grinders. The HAV readings were too excessive and the operatives are reaching 100m/s limits within the hour. The challenge for us was could we reduce... Read more...

EcoSmart 12 Site Cabins

Published on 4 June 2019
Pinched with Pride once

Works for the project comprised of building sixty pylons between Canterbury and Richborough. Pylons for the route are up to forty-seven metres tall, weighing just over twenty- five tonnes and... Read more...

Leica DD

Published on 4 June 2019

Twenty one miles of the A14 between Cambridge and Huntingdon is being upgraded to three lanes in each direction. This includes a brand new seventeen mile bypass south of Huntingdon, with four lanes... Read more...

Ruzziliser – Badger Breaker

Published on 4 June 2019

Seeking a more innovative approach to breaking out a  25,000 m2 of 300m thick concrete slab in Birmingham City Centre adjacent to key stakeholders, sensitive receptors and a listed building Read more...

Airshovel

Published on 4 June 2019
Pinched with Pride once

Agility Alliance — a Joint Venture between J. Murphy and Sons Ltd and Morrison Utility Services, have been commissioned by Thames Water, to maintain and repair all water pipes in North London. The... Read more...

Finger Saver

Published on 4 June 2019
Pinched with Pride once

We have used / tested these on site and received positive feedback from our operatives with no throbbing fingers! Read more...