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News Archive

A Brilliant Ambassador

Date Posted: 04/05/16 A world of praise is in order for Deritend's very own Declan Wood from our Middlesbrough branch, for his remarkable professionalism and enthusiasm for engineering when pupils from Villa Real School, a school for children with multiple, profound and severe learning difficulties visited SETA for a day of engineering work experience. Together with Declan and SETA apprentices, the pupils produced and manufactured key rings to give them a real taste of the engineering life.  Staff... > More

Deritend Announce Fixed Monitoring Framework

Date Posted: 03/05/16 Deritend, working in partnership with Riventa, are delighted to announce that they have successfully secured a fixed pump monitoring framework with the largest listed water company in the United Kingdom. Our client has more than seven million customers and over 5,000 employees. The supply of water to domestic consumers and businesses is at the heart of its services throughout the North West of England The Fixed Pump monitoring framework agreement is a first of its kind for our... > More

Now then! 25 not out for Stephen!

Date Posted: 03/03/16 Congratulations are in order today, as Deritend Middlesbrough's wonderful works manager Stephen Warrell recieved his award for 25 years service to the company. We'd like to take this opportunity to offer our heartiest of congratulations to Stephen, and say a massive "thank you" for his service over the last quarter century.   > More

A Job Weld-Done!

Date Posted: 11/01/16 Deritend have yet again won the plaudits & praise for providing excellent customer service & engineering expertise.  A two person team visited our client at one of their sites to install replacement Grundfos pumps & associated pipework, with welding performed on pipework to accomodate the oversized replacement pumps. Our client gave us some excellent feedback regarding the about the work of our team on site, especially impressed by the quality of the welding. > More

Persistence is Key in Machinery Failure

Date Posted: 09/12/15 A machine going down can spell unwanted downtime, which is what one of our clients faced when one of their machines failed.  And sometimes, the solution isn't straightforward, but at Deritend, we have years of unrivalled experience, which gives us the ability to provide specialist support to our client. Last week, a machine of theirs went down, causing them to stop, which meant it was time to call in Deritend. Our Luton branch sourced a replacement, which due to a change in... > More

Knocking it Up a Gear With 8-Hour Repair

Date Posted: 27/11/15 Everyone loves a quick turnaround, and we aim to deliver the quickest turnaround with the highest quality service. Our client phoned us at 2pm with a gearbox breakdown, with the need to get it back up and running as soon as possible. We brought the gearbox in, stripped, inspected and identified the fault, repaired it with a new shaft and returned to the customer at 10pm the same day.  > More