2 new vans have arrived at Tardis headquarters and have now received the Tardis paintwork and have now been given the chapter 8 makeover. These two small vans will be used to support our tankers out in the field.
The Tardis vans will help protect the driver by correctly directing the traffic around the work area. They will also assist the general public as well by keeping them safe and away from the work area and keeping your business open and keeping the disruption to your customers to a minimal.
2 New Tardis Land Rovers Join Our Fleet
We have also taken delivery of 2 new Tardis Land Rovers. These 2 vehicles will both have separate jobs. One will be used by our mechanics to visit and fix our tankers and service vehicles at other depots and will be able to have all the correct equipment with in the back of the Land Rover.
Our second Land Rover will be for our Health and safety officer, who will be able to visit sites and check to make sure the area is safe and secure and that the driver has good access to where the job. Our health and safety officer not only checks sites to make sure that our drivers are safe but the general public are safe as well and that our drivers are keeping within H&S guidelines and rules.
Our services include; septic tank emptying, portable toilet hire, water bowser hire, drain unblocking and jetting. These are just some the services that Tardis Environmental can provide for you. To find out more visit www.tardishire.co.uk or call 0800 731 0589 and speak to one of our advisors.
If you’re in a high-risk flood area, then Tardis Environmental can help weather you’re a domestic or construction customer.
The met office has issued out warnings and alerts for known areas that are at risk of flooding. So what can we do to help prevent or even minimize damage caused by flooding?
We have a large fleet of vacuum tankers that can take large amounts of wet wastewater to help alleviate possible damage caused be flooding. Some of our tankers can also have a high vol jet vac that can clean your drains from leafs and debris that may slow the rate the floodwater gets drained.
Tardis Environmental also has industrial water pumps that can move the wastewater from a flooded area to a drain or river that is not flooded.
The WX10 and WH20 water pumps are useful for small jobs like filling small water tanks and increasing water pressure.
The WB20 and WB30 are great for moving large amounts of water with small debris within the water.
Now the WT20 is probably the best bet to move waste water as it can handle large amounts of water and large sized debris up to 24mm.
If you need any help in a bad situation then give our team a call today and see how we can help you. Freephone 0800 731 0589.
We have just taken delivery of 6 brand new 10,000 litre water tanks. These 10,000 litre tanks are now having the Tardis stickers placed on them and will then have a 3” bauer refill connector. The 3” bauer connector will mean our drivers will be able to refill the tanks quickly, thanks to the easy to reach refill connection point on the tank.
Did you know that you could also hire a WRAS approved water tank from us as well. WRAS approved tanks can be used to house drinking water. When connecting a WRAS approved tank, make sure you use a WRAS approved fitter. Our Tardis fitters are WRAS approved and only use WRAS approved connections for WRAS water tanks. If you don’t use WRAS approved products to connect the water tank then the water tank is no longer WRAS approved and no longer safe for to use as a drinking water tank. All our Tardis driver and fitters are trained and accredited in EUSR Water Hygiene.
If you would like more information on our Tardis Fitter service or would like to book a WRAS approved water tank then give our friendly hire desk team a call today on Free Phone 0800 731 0589.
Did you know that Tardis Environmental have WRAS approved products?
So what does WRAS approved mean
WRAS means The Water Regulations Advisory Scheme and for a product to be WRAS approved it demonstrates that the item complies with the high standards that the water regulations promulgated back in 1999 for the United Kingdom. So you now know that our WRAS approved water bowsers and water tanks come at a high standard.
What does WRAS cover?
WRAS covers all plumbing systems, water fittings, water bowsers, water tanks and any equipment that is going to supply water from the public water supply.
Is it a illegal requirement to have WRAS products?
No it is not illegal to install a product that is not WRAS, but you may need to have proof or prove the compliance in other ways. No WRAS approved products are mainly used in areas where human health could not be compromised. We can provided WRAS approved piping and fitting along with our highly trained Tardis plumber.
How can you tell if its WRAS Approved?
On all WRAS approved there should be a WRAS approval number this is a way of proving that the product is WRAS approved. But even if for say the water bowser is WRAS approved if it was installed or operated incorrectly then this might breach the water regulations 1999. Don’t worry we have a Tardis Plumber who knows all about WRAS installation and operation.
Tardis Going Further to Help Protect the Environment
Tardis spend most of our time taking other companies wet waste and have to dispose of it in a correct manner.
But what happens to all our waste at our offices around the UK. Well here at the head office in Walsall, we have just purchased some new bins so we can help the environment by recycling better.
We now have bins for general waste like crisp packets and other rubbish that cannot be recycled. Our green bin will hold all our glass and drink cans as these can be recycled and be used again. The blue bins will be recycling all our paper we use, apart from cardboard which will be placed in the red bin.
Not only do we recycle our paper, but if we print on one side and don’t need the paper anymore we place it back in the print and print on the other side as this will reduce our need for paper, which in turn will mean less trees being cut day.
Our services include:- Septic tank emptying, cesspool/cesspit emptying, gully sucking, interceptor emptying, grease trap, hazardous waste removal, portable toilet hire, portable toilet servicing, water bowser hire and up to 30,000 litre tanker trailer hire with fresh clean water (not suitable for drinking) or call our freephone number on 0800 731 0589
As you know Tardis Environmental can perform a septic tank emptying service and will take 1000 gallons of septic tank waste per septic tank emptying service. So what happens when you have two 500 gallon septic tanks that are full and are in need of a tank emptying service?
Normally we would come and empty both tanks as they both add up to 1000 gallons. But when we went out to empty the two tanks at the site, we found that they were not installed correctly in to the ground as both waste tanks have the same problem.
The problem with the two tanks was they were not properly sealed to stop rain and storm water from creating a layer of water above the tank.
When we started to empty the two tanks and was getting close to our 1000 gallon limit we noticed the two tanks were still not empty. That’s when the storm and drain water started to refill the empty septic tank.
We then contacted the customer and told them the problem with the two tanks, who then instructed us to continue to empty the two tank. After we emptied both septic tanks we measured how much wet waste we have taken from the two tanks which where ment to hold a 1000 gallons between them, we calculated that we took 1800 gallons of wet waste. Because the septic tanks were not sealed correctly a further 800 gallons needed to be taken of which was rain water.
So make sure your septic tank is correctly installed.
Did you know that Tardis Environmental can fabricate a waste tank to suit you and your site needs. As we are able to fabricate our own waste tanks, we are able to build waste tanks to different shapes and sizes.
We have a current project where we were asked to fabricate two large waste tanks that needed to hold approx. 17,000 litres each. We were also instructed to add some special features like a digital overflow alarm system that would let you know when the tank is nearing its capacity.
The two waste tanks will also be connected by a 6” waste pipe so when the first tank is full it will then begin to fill the second tank. Two submersible pumps will help fill the second waste tank.
Both waste tanks will have two 1” vents. The tanks will also be fitted with a safety hatch due to the massive size of the waste tanks.
We also have pre-made waste tanks for hire, ranges include tanks with the capacity to hold 50 litres, 500 litres, 1,000 and 1,500 litres other sizes are available upon request.
Call our friendly hire desk team who will assist you further on the hire or purchase of our waste tanks or just give them a call for more information. Freephone 0800 731 0589
We get calls from all over the UK requesting a septic tank emptying service. But not a lot of people know that a Vacuum tanker can do a lot more than just suck up wet waste from a septic tank.
Some of our tanker tanks are split into 2 sections. Here is an example, one of our 26ton Vacuum tankers can hold 3000 gallons of liquid 2500 gallons of this liquid will be waste from an septic tank emptying service and the other 500 gallons is for fresh clean water to refill our Tardis water bowsers.
Not only can our tankers hold fresh water (Not for Drinking), they can also come with added attachments that can perform jobs like a wash down after a septic tank emptying service to leave the septic tank nice and clean or some of our tanker have a pressure washer lance to help remove hard debris that is stuck. The pressure washing lance is normally used for pumping stations.
There are also other wet waste jobs our vacuum tankers can remove.
Our vacuum tankers can remove wet waste from cesspit/cesspools, portable toilets, welfare units, storm drains and most hazardous waste.
So if you need a septic tank emptying service or an wet waste removal service then give Tardis Environmental a call today on 0800 731 0589
We have purchased three more 30,000 litre water tanker trailers. Our tanker trailers can be used for a variety of jobs.
Here is a small list of jobs and services our tanker trailers can perform.
Our tanker can supply up to 30,000 litres of clean water, which can be used to fill up a large tank or it can be used to fill multiple water bowsers on one site.Bulk water refill
Soakaway and Percolation Testing
With the capacity to hold up to 30,000 litres of fresh water our tanker trailers are ideal for large Soakaway and percolation tests.
Swimming Pool Filling
Our water tanker trailers are food grade along with its food grade water pipes. Plus all our drivers are trained in EUSR in water hygiene. This is to ensure that the water we deliver is clean and fresh.
Hydro Demolition Water Supply
Some sites don’t have access to a mains water supply and need a large amount of water.
We don’t just have 30,000 litre tanker trailers available for hire. We can also supply you with a smaller but still large supply of Bulk water. We have a number of ISO tanker trailers that can hold 18,000 litres of water and not only can it be transported on a trailer, but can also be taken off the trailer and be used as an long term static water tank.
For all enquires on our water tanker trailers services please call 0800 731 0589 or visit our website for more details on our services
Tardis has taken delivery of 2 new Tankers ready for Septic tank empties
Tardis Environmental is always upgrading its vacuum tankers fleet with the latest technology. Our new septic tankers have all the safety equipment and are Crossrail compliant and chapter 8 approved.
All Crossrail compliant vehicles must have the following safety equipment to be able to work within Crossrail construction sites.
all HGVs must have Fresnel lenses
Side scan equipment which will give of an audible beep in the driver’s cabin. This is to warn the driver of the HGV that there is an object or person on the left inside space.
Under-run guards must also be fitted. This is to help prevent cyclists from coming into contact with the HGVs wheels.
Carry signs must also be fitted to warn cyclists and pedestrians.
Side and Rear Cameras, with a TV monitor in the cabin.
Chapter 8 explained
All vehicles that work or stop on a highway for purposes of work or inspections must be equipped with high visibility rear markings, also HGV or long vehicles must have marking on the side if they are to be used in temporary traffic management situations.
So if you require a professional septic tank emptying service that has all the latest equipment in safety and septic tank emptying, who have EUSR training in water hygiene. Not to mention our tankers have won the FORS Bronze membership.