Sun, Dec 04, 2016
Text Size
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 09:25

Fastflow wins £30m contract extension with Northumbrian Water

Utility infrastructure services provider Fastflow has secured a two-year extension of its framework contract with Northumbrian Water, in a deal worth an estimated £30 million.

The work carried out by Fastflow under the extended contract includes mains rehabilitation and renewal, repairs and maintenance, new connections, metering reinstatement and incident support.

Short cycle works are currently largely focused on meter installation through the peak spring period – a service for which Fastflow helped NWL to achieve its best ever results in 2012/13.

In terms of long cycle works there are plans to work on 73 kilometres of pipeline in 2013/4, including 25 kilometres of iron compliance works.

Neil Armstrong, Chief Executive Officer, said:

“We are delighted to have secured a further two years of work with Northumbrian Water.  This contract extension gives the business a much higher valued future order book and continuity of workload, which is extremely important to us in these challenging economic times.

“Fastflow has worked directly for Northumbrian Water for more than 20 years now and we are very pleased to continue that strong working relationship."

Originally established by Northumbrian Water in 1990, the business was acquired by Neil Armstrong in July 2005 and has now also diversified into the gas sector.

News Showcase

  • Bosker to market J+A in the Netherlands

    JACOPA BOSKERJacopa’s long-standing close relationship with Machinefabriek Bosker en Zonen BV (Bosker) has been further strengthened with a landmark agreement for Bosker to represent Jacopa’s premier Jones + Attwood product line in the Netherlands.

  • Finance Director draws crowds at World Congress

    JACOPA - Pete SargentJacopa finance director Peter Sargent made an impressive presentation to an attentive audience at the IFS World Conference in Gothenburg recently, with an authoritative overview of the rollout of the Company’s highly successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution.

  • Transformation to be key theme at Utility Week Live 2017

    utilityweeklive 2017Faversham House has announced that transformation will be the headline theme at Utility Week Live 2017,the UK’s only exhibition dedicated to gas, electricity and water, connecting Britain’s utilities to their suppliers, contractors and partners.

  • Hydro demolition process is engineers’ preferred choice for concrete removal

    AMMLEE GROUP LOGOSpecialist industrial cleaning and hydro demolition services provider Ammlee Group International says that hydro demolition is now increasingly recognised by civil engineers, structural engineers and consultants as the safest, most effective, vibration-free method of concrete removal.

Sign up to receive the Waterbriefing newsletter:


Watch

Click here for more...

Login / Register




Forgot login?
Register
Existing waterbriefing users - log into the new website using your original username and the new password 'waterbriefing'. You can then change your password once logged in.

Advertise with Waterbriefing

WaterBriefing is the UK’s leading online daily dedicated news and intelligence service for business professionals in the water sector – covering both UK and international issues. Advertise with us for an unrivalled opportunity to place your message in front of key influencers, decision makers and purchasers.

Find out more

About Waterbriefing

Water Briefing is an information service, delivering daily news, company data and product information straight to the desks of purchasers, users and specifiers of equipment and services in the UK water and wastewater industry.


Find out more