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Thames Water Eel Screens

Thames Water has recently completed its first eel screens installation at Walton-on-Thames, as part of an extensive project to help stocks of the endangered species recover.

The screens prevent eels and elvers being drawn from the Thames into Walton-on-Thames’s reservoirs, and allows the fish to continue their migration along the river.

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Begbrook Park

Local Residents were blown away when they saw the transformation of the ball court at Begbrook Park.

Louise, a resident of Begbrook for more than 20 years said, "It is hard to imagine that the vision you have and the impact you expect the "project" to make, will actually happen. We were all pleasantly surprised".

One of the target groups for using the Muga were the local teenage lads, who were basically confined to the area or use public transport to get into Bristol City. …
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Fuelling Machine West Gantry South End Access Stairs

Under EC 325704 a new stairway has been installed at the South End of the Charge Hall. This replaces the original 7.5 metre ladder, which under today’s standards would not be allowed in one span. The platform was designed and supplied by Steelway Fensecure and safely installed by Babcock International, without any incidents or accidents. This new staircase will give personnel a safer route to access and egress the West Gantry and therefore reduces the potential risk of falling from …
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Apprentices get to work at Steelway

After meeting through a ‘Find it in Sandwell’ Breakfast Event at Sandwell Council House in August 2011, an active discussion ensued between Dan Houghton, Managing Director of Steelway Fensecure, Pam Sangha, Business Development Manager at Steelway Fensecure and Tof Islam, Youth Employment and Apprenticeships Adviser with Think Local, Sandwell Council.

Whilst planning ahead for the future, Steelway had recognised that their aging workforce may lead to a skills shortage within the …
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Steel company played major role in coronation of a king

Steelway is a Wolverhampton success story. It was founded in 1928 at the Queensgate Works site in Wolverhampton by C. W. Goodyear. Three years later it merged with F. Hammond & Co, a noted manufacturer of handrail standards.

In addition Steelway was the sole selling agents of drop forged handrail standards manufactured by J. Brockhouse & Co of West Bromwich and in turn Mr. J. V. H. Brockhouse was the selling agent in London for all Steelway products.

In 1935, this …
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GWR style lantern add character to Crowcombe Heathfiled Station

November saw the installation of the seven GWR style lanterns at Crowcombe Heathfield Station. Steelway Rail were commended on their attention to detail in manufacturing of the authentic GWR lanterns. Tim Stanger from Crowcombe Heathfield station states "We all think they are really terrific - many thanks to all at Steelway from Crowcombe Heathfield Station!" The project is expected to be completed by 31st March 2012, where another four lanterns and their brackets for the signal box …
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