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Thursday, December 2, 2010

FSD Achieves OHSAS 18001 Certification

FSD are delighted to announce that the company has been awarded OHSAS 18001 accreditation from BSI. This achievement is testament to the commitment that the whole company has to safe working practices.

OHSAS 18001 is the internationally recognised assessment specification … read more

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Contract Award from Southern Water – UV Plant Upgrade

FSD have been awarded a contract for design, supply, installation and commissioning of M&E works (together with incidental civil work) associated with the replacement of UV disinfection plants at four Southern Water sites (with a further 3 sites and potentially read more

Monday, November 1, 2010

Riverside LV Panel Installation Completed on Time

FSD were awarded a £350k contract for the installation of LV panels – MCCs and stand alone variable Speed Drives – together with the provision of interconnecting busbar and cabling at the Riverside Resource Recovery Facility, by ABB Switzerland.

 Riverside read more

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

John Wray Retirement

At the end of August FSD bade farewell to Site Supervisor John Wray, who retired after 44 years association with the company. John’s association dates back to 1966, when he worked for Bailey Meters (later part of Bristol Babcock, from read more

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

FSD Awarded Thames Framework

FSD are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the prestigious Thames Water Electrical Framework Agreement under AMP5. We were successful for both lots that we competed for, namely projects over and projects under £500K.

Winning the framework, which … read more

Monday, June 21, 2010

Annual UVDB Audit – Another Great Result

We recently completed our annual audits for UVDB Verify, and once again have improved on last year’s results.

The site audit was carried out at the new Riverside Resource Recovery facility, where FSD are mid-way through a £4m contract for … read more

Monday, April 12, 2010

VSD Cable Testing

Tendering Engineer Rebecca Smith is completing an Electrical/Electronic HNC/HND Course at Central Sussex College in Crawley; she will achieve her HNC this summer followed by her full HND qualification next year in 2011.

Rebecca is completing the course part-time alongside read more

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Progress Report – Stoke Newington

Installation of fibre optic cabling at Stoke Newington is nearing completion, with two runs now installed in a tunnel running 5km from Stoke Newington Reservoir.

This new tunnel is part of a £90m improvement scheme for the Thames Water Ring … read more

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

First Flow of Water at Thames Gateway

An important milestone was reached this month, with the first flow of water from the newly-constructed Thames Gateway Desalination Plant in East London, on the North Bank of the river Thames. Commissioning is now well underway with fresh water due read more