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News Archive


Keep on Running!

Date Posted: 07/07/16 Congratulations are in order for Luton's very own Reece May, who undertook the London Vitality 10k with his girlfriend & her mum. Reece managed to complete the run in 56 minutes, but the more impressive feat was the amount of money the three managed to raise in aid of the British Heart Foundation. In total, the three of them managed to raise a staggering £12,280, with many donations coming from many wonderful people.  Well done Reece, Deritend salutes you! > More

Going Above & Beyond to Look After Your Equipment

Date Posted: 30/06/16 When we say we go above and beyond to look after your equipment and facility - we really mean it! Bunn Fertiliser Ltd called on Deritend's Middlesbrough branch to assist them in dismantling and moving a fertilliser bagging station to another site.  Using cranes, a Telehandler and two cherry pickers, our team worked hard on this large-scale site project to get the job done quickly, safely and properly. Bunn Fertilliser were full of praise for the great work from our... > More

Gemma's Big 2.5k Swim - July 2016

Date Posted: 09/06/16 Our very own QEHS & HR Manager, Gemma Worgan will be undertaking a 2.5km swim in Nottingham on July 23rd, 2016, in aid of Cancer Research. Gemma has been training hard for her swim at the end of July, managing to do 1.8km in just 40 minutes,  working hard towards her target of completing 2.5km in 1hr15. She's also working hard to hit her fundraising target, and you can help her out by following this link. Alongside her charity swim in July, she will also be doing the Robin... > More

Happy Retirement Dennis!

Date Posted: 07/06/16 On Friday June 3rd, Deritend staff gathered to say farewell and wish long-serving employee Dennis Busby a long, happy and healthy retirement. Dennis began his career with  the company all the way back in August 1967, giving him 48 solid years working within the business, making him one of Deritend's longest serving employees! Dennis was presented with a gift as a thank-you for his long service by Managing Director Trevor Rice and Induction Manager Stuart Arnold, with members of... > More

Deritend Announce Repair & Refurbishment Framework

Date Posted: 07/06/16 The Deritend Group are delighted to announce that they have successfully retendered and been re-awarded a multi-year contract with Severn Trent Water for the repair and refurbishment of water process pumps .The framework, which will run for three years, is part of Severn Trent Water’s “Energy Efficiency Programme”, covering the efficiency refurbishment, repair and maintenance of Severn Trent Water’s strategic water service pumps, largely those sited on its water... > More

Deritend and Riventa Celebrate Award Success

Date Posted: 13/05/16 Deritend and Riventa are delighted to have been awarded the Pump Centre’s ‘Project of the Year’ award for their work with Severn Trent Water. Deritend, one of the leading providers of engineering consultancy and solutions to industry, in partnership with water and wastewater pump energy specialists Riventa, scooped the Pump Centre's annual award for their pioneering and highly successful approach to reducing energy costs at Severn Trent Water’s Melbourne Network,... > More