Category: Case Studies

Finding Solutions to Nuisance Water

Mawdsleys are able to look at your site and find a solution to your Nuisance Water issues. We have been working with a global telecommunications company to overcome a major problem they were experiencing with spring water in their underground cabling chamber. Apart from the continuous flow of spring water to contend with once the rain… Read more »

Atkins Skanska Joint Venture

How critical it is in these days of nonstop driving rain, wind and generally awful weather to have a trusted partner to keep the highways free from flooding and running smoothly. Mawdsleys Pump Services a Subsidiary of Mawdsleys were recently awarded a Pumping station 5 year contract by Atkins Skanska Joint Venture for the Asset… Read more »

Cost Savings achieved at Swindon Apartment Block

hydrovar on multistage pumps

We were called to site to look at a Booster Set that wasn’t working at an Apartment Block in Swindon.  After attending site we discovered that the Booster Set wasn’t at fault but a Variable Speed Drive and a Non Return Valve was faulty.  This meant the Booster Set Pump was working 24 hours,  7… Read more »

Wild Life and Wetlands Trust at Slimbridge

Mawdsleys has been a trusted partner of the Wild Life and Wetlands Trust at Slimbridge for many years now, offering Facilities Management for all their critical pumping equipment. We undertake six monthly maintenance of all pumping equipment, ranging from the management of sewage to the circulation of water for the wild fowl on site. We… Read more »

DC Motors

Crane Motor Repair

One of the UK’s largest import/export ports needed four spare DC travel motors for their 50T rubber-tyred gantry cranes. The spares had to be identical to the existing units, as modifications to the housing were not an option. Designing and manufacturing brand new motors would have been expensive. We identified mechanically-identical DC motors fitted to… Read more »

Bristol University

Water Pumps in Plant Room

As a trusted partner of Bristol University, we were called on-site to assess two sets of twin water supply pumps which had been causing problems. The pumps were not supplying the correct pressure, and appeared to be corroded and leaking. The access on site was limited, so our engineers removed two of the pumps for… Read more »

Motors and Spares

Carbon Brush

A new customer contacted us urgently requiring carbon brushes. They wanted to order four different types of brush, but although they had samples, they were unable to identify the grade. They also had a worn slip ring which was beyond repair – but the original manufacturer was no longer trading… Enter our skilled team. Within… Read more »

Domestic Client in Bristol

domestic sump cover

At Mawdsleys, we don’t just look after commercial and engineering clients. A submersible pump at a domestic property had stopped working. WE identified that the pump had run dry as the floats weren’t working, and had damaged the pump beyond repair. The client now had the unenviable situation of the sump flowing into his garden…. Read more »

Cabot Industrial Properties Ltd

pump maintenance for industrial estate

The twin sewage pumps at Barton Hill trading estate had worked hard for nearly forty years, and we’d worked nearly as hard keeping them pumping way beyond their expected lifespan. However they were beginning to struggle with the demands placed upon them by multiple tenants. A real upgrade was needed. Mawdsleys Pump Services fully overhauled… Read more »