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Monday, November 24, 2008

LMD (Light Maintenance Depot) Projects

FSD have successfully completed a number of LMD Rail projects across the whole of the UK over the last year.

LMD sites are where the rolling stock is maintained, and contain maintenance sheds and workshops as well as fuelling and … read more

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Croydon Cable Tunnel Project

FSD are delighted to be working with Morgan Est on the new £60m Croydon Cable Tunnel works for National Grid. This 10km long, 3m diameter tunnel for 400kv cables includes four shafts and all associated mechanical and electrical works, and read more

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

WaterAid Big Quiz 2008

Field Systems Designs have continued to support this annual event, held this year on 18th September. FSD fielded two teams in conjunction with partner company Anord and invited special guests from our client base.

Just over £16,000 was raised read more

Thursday, July 10, 2008

A Sinking Feeling at the Rutland Regatta?

A team of three intrepid raft-racers from FSD recently took part in the Rutland Regatta, the annual supplier networking event organised by Anglian Water in support of WaterAid. The team, consisting of Financial Director Bruce Smith, Commercial Manager Ian Smith read more

Thursday, July 10, 2008

FSD / Anord Awarded Thames Gateway Desalination Plant Contract

Thames Water recently restarted construction of The Thames Gateway Desalination Plant on the Beckton STW Site in East London, on the North Bank of the river Thames. This plant will produce freshwater from the saltwater of the Thames Estuary and … read more

Monday, May 19, 2008

Successful Completion of Dartford East Tunnel Project

This was a five-month project to install 1000m of ladder racking and pull 8,500m of various cable sizes to some purpose-made IP67-rated stainless steel Junction Boxes in the invert under the East Tunnel. This in turn fed supplies to existing read more

Monday, May 19, 2008

Reducing Preventable Accidents On Site

FSD have recently adopted a new reporting procedure to address and reduce near miss incidents on site. All sites are being supplied with freepost postcards, which allow personnel to send in their concerns and details of a near miss directly.… read more

Wednesday, April 30, 2008

FSD – Strategic Supplier for Nomenca

Following their recent Supply Chain Forum, Nomenca have approved Field Systems Designs as part of their strategic supply chain, one of a small number of electrical contractors. This will put us in a great position for future contracts and we … read more

Monday, January 21, 2008

A First With Wessex Water

FSD have recently been awarded the contract for the electrical installation and building services at the Maundown Water Treatment Works near Wiveliscombe in Somerset. This is a Wessex Water site and instead of working for a main contractor our contract … read more