Storm Desmond – forecourt flood clean-up

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Wednesday’s (9th December) flood clean-up work has involved helping a number of forecourts in Carlisle get back on their feet. Adler & Allan has been washing down forecourts using jetters and tankers, cleaning gully’s and separators to ensure that discharge water does not pollute the surrounding environment, uplifting flood water and silt from basement areas.

Apart from flood clean-up, we have been sampling and testing fuel to check for water contamination. Adler & Allan provides fuel testing and polishing services, using mobile, on-site units and in our dedicated laboratory.

 

Adler & Allan’s flood protection capabilities 

Flood response and clean-up:  Adler & Allan’s emergency response teams are on-hand 24/7 to clean-up flood water, preventing asset and environmental damage. Our expert teams can sanitise equipment, while limiting pollution to ground and watercourses.

Flood risk assessments: A flood risk assessment (FRA) will determine the potential risks of flooding to a site, with recommendations being given on how best to tackle the threat.

Flood defences: Following a flood risk assessment, we can advise appropriate flood defence measures. Flood defences available through Adler & Allan, include JBAR, a modular flood defence system that prevents spills as well as mitigating against flood water.



Testimonials


…very impressed with the approach and hard work without compromising safety standards and procedures.
EDF Energy / Balfour Beatty Workplace
We are very grateful to all those who assisted with the water ingress, starting from the initial call out response, co-ordinating and deploying the team to site with all the necessary equipment to help manage the large volume of water that was entering the building and the continued support until resolution of the external leak and the assistance with the cleaning up process.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

I'd like to take this opportunity to thank you and your operatives for a speedy response and good work on site (as always).

National Grid