«

»

Maxiflow.co.uk»Blog»Posts Tagged "CCTV Surveying"

Maxiflow receives National Association of Drainage Contractors Accreditation

nadc-logo-3Maxiflow is pleased to announce receiving National Association of Drainage Contractors Accreditation.

The NADC @nadcuk is committed to the development of a national network of certified contractors across the UK and Ireland. They promote these certified contractors to clients who are seeking professional companies to carry out their work.

Maxiflow is now fully competent in drainage CCTV surveying and as a result has received a recognised EU Skills approved qualification. This gives Maxiflow a recognised method of demonstrating our abilities to our clients and will ensure a standard of competency. The course was fully compliant with the Drain Code section of the Manual of Sewer Condition Classification 5th Edition.

The course content included the following:

  • Drain ownership and sewerage law
  • Drain design, drain misconnections and components
  • Drain investigation best practice
  • CCTV survey practical exercise
  • Drainage classification coding
  • Condition grading and the need for drain
  • Selection and specification of the correct drain repair technique.

Maxiflow considers our workforce to be our most important asset. We therefore strive to ensure that we have access to the most up to date training. This ensures that our operatives will always perform to the highest standards possible, providing a quality service and 100% customer satisfaction.

So if you require any of the following services: –

Please give Luke a call on 07740 611456.

 

 

More from the Maxiflow Blog

Drain excavation and repair at Elton Primary School

Elton Primary School in Cheshire

In partnership with Enterprise, the Maxiflow drainage team were contracted to investigate and repair a reported drain fault at Elton Primary School.

Elton is a village in the North West of Cheshire, and the primary school is attended by approximately 300 pupils. The drain problems were severely disrupting day-to-day operations at the school, and when we investigated it was easy to see why!

Drain Excavation at Elton Primary School in Cheshire

Sending cameras along the pipes for a CCTV survey revealed two major issues that were severely impacting the system, in addition to a number of minor structural faults.

Before and after pictures inside playground drain at Elton Primary School in Cheshire

Underneath the school’s playground, a section of the drain had collapsed. Because the integrity of the pipe had been severely breached, the contents of the drain were leaking into the surrounding area, potentially contaminating the local water table, and severely affecting the the pressure of the entire system.

Because this problem was too severe for a simple patch repair, our team excavated down to the defective branch connection through the playground’s tarmac. The pipe and fittings were entirely replaced, and were covered in class B bedding before the hole was backfilled and the tarmac was reinstated.

Maxiflow drain excavation - before and after

The second major issue lay underneath an access ramp. Two of the lateral connections had become separated due to subsidence, affecting the pressure and flow along a critical intersection.

Before and after pictures inside access ramp drain at Elton Primary School in Cheshire

This presented a minor problem as the access ramp is located underneath a canopy, making access difficult for our large excavator. We accounted for this during the planning stage of the project and allowed for a micro digger to also be present on site specifically for this section of the job.

Once the excavation was completed we replaced the connectors on the laterals, making the connection solid once more. It was also neccessary to reset the pipe level, accounting for the ground shifts due to subsidence.

Tarmac replacement after drain repair at Elton Primary School in Cheshire

The minor structural faults identified along the line between two manholes required less invasive repair work. A high-pressure water jetting was carried out inside the pipe, cleaning the line of debris and washing the inner surfaces in preparation for the final stage. Resin patch liners were installed at various points along the line, providing a layer of rigid, waterproof material to reinforce the structural integrity of the pipe.

Drain Excavation by Maxiflow at Elton Primary School in Cheshire

More from the Maxiflow Blog

Tags

5 ways to risk 24 hour drain unblocking 40 Bridge Street Accesswatch Advertising Affiliates Apprenticeship armed forces-friendly organisation Armed Forces Covenant Armed forces day Arriva Article audit Autograss Award Balfour Beatty BAM BBC Bebington Before and After Bentley Birmingham Bishop Heber high school Bollard Bronze award Building jobs in Chester Cadbury Carbon Reduction Car Camera kits. career in construction Carillion Cassiobury Court CCTV Surveying CDHT CDM Regulations Certificate CHAS Cheshire Police Cheshire West & Cheshire Cheshire West & Chester Cheshire West and Chester Cheshire West and Chester Council Chester Chester Cathedral Chester Chronicle Chester FC Chester Football Club Chester Market Chester Scouts Chester Zoo Children in Need Chimneys Christleton Christleton Scouts Christmas Civil and Groundworks Commercial Heating Engineer CompetentRoofer Competition Conservation Considerate construction Considerate Constructors Considerate Constructors Scheme Considirate constructors Coupa Cowboy Builders Crewe CSCS CSCS Card Customers CWAC damaged drains Decorating jobs Defence Employer Recognition Scheme Defra Digital Marketing Apprentice Digital Marketing jobs in Chester Domestic drainage Drainage jobs in Chester drainage survey Drain Clearance Duke of Lancasters Regiment Electrical Services Ellesmere Port energy efficient technology ENGIE Enterprise PLC environmental awareness EPDM Excavation Excavation and Repair Excavation and repairs Ferroli Ffrith Fire Extinguishers Firestone EPDM First Aid kits Flat Roofing Flooding Flooring free flu jabs to our employees Frodsham Galliford Try Graffiti and gum removal Graffiti Removal Granada Green Roof Groundwork jobs in Chester Guest Blog Gutter Cleaning Halton Borough Council Handbridge Health and Safety Health Check Helsby homebuyers drainage survey Home drainage check Honor Goodsite Hoole Hoole Rangers FC How To Insulation Interserve ISO9001 ISO14001 IT jobs in Chester Ivor Goodsite Job opportunities in chester Job Opportunity Jobs in Chester joiner joiner jobs in chester Kingsway Lead Theft Leadwork Littleton Local London Macmillan Cancer Manchester Manchester Cathedral Maxiflow maxiflow jobs MaxiflowLtd: Job Opportunity Maxiflows MaxiVac McAlpine Mechanical & Electrical Meeson Hall Merseyside Mid-Cheshire College Mold Moling (Trenchless pipe laying) NADC National Association of Drainage Contractors National company awards 2016 National Waterways Museum Neston New Service Newsletter NFRC Norland Managed Services Northwich Offers Painting and decorating jobs in chester Painting jobs Patch lining and no-dig-repair Perfect plumbing Plumbing and Heating plumbing jobs in chester Press Release Preventative Maintenance Product Queens Own Yeomanry r Radio RapidRoof re-instatement works RedWeb Refurbishment Report Riello Roman roof Roofing Roofs Royal Welsh Rubber SafeContractor Safety Media Salford saniflo Security Slating Slating and Tiling Slope Smart Barbers Snowdonia Soakaway Social value Solar Panels Solution Sponsorship stop smoking Stoptober Strutt and Parker Supply Chain School Sustainability Sustainable Tattenhall Testimonials The Blues The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme The Maxiflow.co.uk Stand Tiling Training trombone TV Twitter University of Chester Upton Upton High School Vacuum tankers Vandalism Wales War Memorial Web designer Website wellbeing West Cheshire College Whitby Park Widnes Willaston Winsford Wirral Work Experience Wrexham YouTube

Date Archive

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)