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15th Sep, 2011

Top UK signage director hails work at height training from Lavendon Access Services

The Director of the British Sign and Graphics Association (BSGA) has urged industry colleagues to invest in working at height training.

7th Sep, 2011

Nationwide Platforms' Jonatan Cwiecek wins Apprentice Plant Mechanic of the Year for the second year running

For the second year running, Jonatan Cwiecek of Nationwide Platforms has won Apprentice Plant Mechanic of the Year at the National Construction College South and London Awards.

8th Aug, 2011

Panther drops in to help RNLI project in Cornwall

On the Cornish south coast’s Lizard peninsula, Panther Platforms is working towards an October 2011 deadline to help contractor BAM Nuttall finish building the new £7.5 million Lizard Lifeboat Station.

19th Jul, 2011

Lavendon Access Services assists the Royal International Air Tattoo Show

Panther’s sister company EPL Skylift provided RAF Fairford with a T27R truck mount to aid them in their coverage of the Royal International Air Tattoos 40th Anniversary show.

18th Jul, 2011

176 hours and 900 miles later, Lavendon’s trainees cross the finishing line

On July 8th 2011, Lavendon’s Management trainees: Estel Nixon, Stephen Whitfield, Joseph Keely, Carl Torcetti and Matthew Ross, set off on the Lavendon Charity Bike Ride. In an eight day challenge, they cycled from the two furthest Lavendon Access Services’ depots in the country; Nationwide Platforms Aberdeen to the Panther depot in Liskeard.

8th Jul, 2011

Lavendon Access Services truck mount says yes to Park Hill Flat sign of love

Marking its 50th Birthday, and with a little lift from a 37 metre truck mount from Lavendon Access Services, Europe’s biggest listed building has had its famous message of love resurrected.

6th Jul, 2011

Gruelling Cycle Challenge Set for Lavendon’s Trainees

Five of Lavendon’s Management Trainees have set themselves a gruelling cycle challenge to raise a staggering £5,000 for the Lighthouse Club Benevolence Fund.

4th Jul, 2011

Lavendon Access Services takes on a fresh nautical access challenge

Lavendon Access Services has demonstrated the effectiveness of powered access by providing equipment that allowed maintenance engineers to work on the world’s first purpose-built ship for installing offshore wind turbines.

30th Jun, 2011

Lavendon Invites Suppliers to Showcase Products

Made up of three UK businesses: Nationwide Platforms, Panther and EPL Skylift, Lavendon Access Services provides the most comprehensive range of access platforms in the UK. As market leader, it is imperative for Lavendon Access Services to continually invest in its 11,500 plus fleet.

27th Jun, 2011

Panther helps human energy light up Royal Albert Hall

Panther, part of powered access leaders Lavendon Access Services, played an important role in WWF’s (formerly World Wildlife Fund) ‘Earth Hour’ climate change event at the Royal Albert Hall, London.

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