Working with Vinci construction and Lorne Stewart, the appointed mechanical contractors, Perfect Green has played its’ part in the early handover of the new Brynhoffnant primary school. The school replaces and number of older schools and brings some of the small surrounding communities together in one place for education and was handed to the headmaster a full 6 weeks ahead of schedule. Perfect Green have installed a number of 100M deep boreholes which are coupled to Mitsubishi CHQ heat pump units, the latest in the Mitsubishi commercial heating range. The highly efficient system will be monitored in real time by Mitsubishi to provide data on the long term effect of using a ground source system and will form the basis of a long term report.
This World Water Day atg UV Technology are proud to be able to support Myra’s Wells
With our passion and expertise in water treatment, the atg UV Team are continually looking for ways to support water projects and disadvantaged communities across the globe. This World Water Day, atg UV Technology are proud to be able to support Myra’s Wells and their water projects in Burkino Faso, West Africa. Burkina is the World’s 4th poorest country. Outside of the capital, Ouagadougou, it’s a different world. There’s no electricity, a real scarcity of water, frequent droughts and...
Feds seek borehole test for potential hot nuke waste burial
The federal government plans to spend $80 million assessing whether its hottest nuclear waste can be stored in 3-mile-deep holes, a project that could provide an alternative strategy to a Nevada repository plan that was halted in 2010. The five-year borehole project was tentatively slated to start later this year on state-owned land in rural North Dakota, but it has already been met with opposition from state and local leaders who want more time to review whether the plan poses any public danger. "It should be...
Geoquip launches Laval Deep Well Winch Camera systems
Geoquip Water Solutions is pleased to announce the launch of Laval’s new Deep Well Camera Systems. The winches extend the standard production range of the Laval camera systems and offer deep well options, down to 609 metres, to operators using the R-Cam series of portable cameras. The DW-1500 reaches depths of 457 metres (1500 feet) and the DW-2000 depths of 609 metres (2000 feet). The winches are fully compatible with Laval’s range of portable downhole camera systems and extend the depth range of...
Improperly abandoned wells can present danger to animals, people
The dramatic rescue of a horse named Buddy from a large-diameter dug well in California underscores the importance of properly securing or decommissioning dug wells because of the danger they present to animals and humans, the National Ground Water Association said today. Buddy came close to drowning before rescue crews managed to use a crane to hoist it out of the well in San Rafael near San Francisco. The nine-year-old horse became trapped after the wood covering over the well onto which Buddy stepped collapsed,...
Help for Hero’s – HMS Drake, Plymouth
Perfect Green has begun the second phase of the Installation at Help for Hero’s. The first phase included drilling a number of 100M deep boreholes on a tight site, this was programme intensive but the drilling deadlines where met and the external pipe work completed on time.The second phase includes the installation of two in number Carrier water to water heat pumps and a 4000litre buffer vessel, the new building is also taking advantage of the South West sunshine and installing solar thermal for generating...