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Utility companies could be charged to carry out roadworks
Utility companies could be charged to carry out roadworks 07.09.17

In a bid to reduce congestion caused by roadworks at peak times, Gloucester County Council considers new tariffs for Utility companies. The initiative is being considered to minimise the heavy traffic caused when roadworks are installed.

Gloucester Council looks to charge gas, water and electricity companies if they intent to carry out works at peak times and high-traffic areas. The new proposal would charge companies by the hour and could be implemented in 2019.

There are 2.5 million roadworks now in action in the UK, costing the British economy £4 billion per annum because...

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Driving Awareness for Disability in Roadworks
Driving Awareness for Disability in Roadworks 31.08.17

Navigating roadworks can be disorientating and even hazardous for people with a disability and this matter can go overlooked by roadworks contractors and manufacturers. This is why on August 23rd Oxford Plastics, hosted the inaugural Disability in Roadworks: Awareness Day.

The awareness day brought together people with visual, hearing, and mobility impairments that used...

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Strongwall 1000
Strongwall 1000 26.05.17

Anti-trip construction barrier that complies to the code of practice and equality act regulations.

 
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Utility Week 2017 - We'll be there!
Utility Week 2017 - We'll be there! 09.05.17

We’re attending Utility Week Live at the NEC, Birmingham on 23rd - 24th May 2017. Visit us there!

To find out more and register for the event visit - https://l.feathr.co/utility-week-live-oxford-plastic-systems-ltd-o

 

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Building the UK’s Industrial Strategy: A Response
Building the UK’s Industrial Strategy: A Response 19.04.17

National Joint Utilities Group (NJUG) says UK Government must listen to the Utilities Industry if they are to implement an effective modern industrial strategy.

In the Green Paper produced in Jan 2017, Building Our Industrial Strategy, the Government proposes 10 pillars that will drive industrial strategy across the economy which are:

1.    Science, research and innovation

2.    Skills

3.    Infrastructure

4.    Business growth and investment

5.    Procurement

6.    Trade and investment

7.    Affordable energy

8.   ...

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Visit us at No Dig Berlin
Visit us at No Dig Berlin 07.03.17

We’re attending the NODIG in Berlin at the end of March. 28th - 31st of March 2017. 

Find out more information at www.nodigberlin.com

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