W H Davis news

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ISO 14001

Davis Wagon Services is pleased to announce it has been awarded ISO 14001 accreditation by LRQA.

This achievement concludes a 12 month period of consulation and development thoughout the business which has enveloped the Company's strategy of continual improvement.

  

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Avonseal becomes part of the W H Davis Group

Formed when Avon Technical Products divested the manufacture of container door seals, Avonseal Ltd have been manufacturing seals since 2000.

With ongoing technical support from Avon, Avonseal has now joined the W H Davis Group of companies…

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Davis Wagon Services receives ECM accreditation

In November 2012, Davis Wagon Services were accredited as an Entity in Charge of Maintenance by the Office of the Rail Regulator 

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RFG Rail Freight Project of the Year

At the RFG Awards in September 2011 the SuperLow 45 wagon was awarded Runner-Up for Rail Freight Project of the Year.

Judges commented "the remarkable Super Low 45 wagon opens up the possibility of hi-cube boxes being carried on W8 gauge routes and brings many key sea ports within real range of UK…

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Super Low 45 at MultiModal Cumbria 2011

A major attraction at Multimodal Cumbria June 2011, the SL45 wagon was in operation at the launch of a new container handling facility and hub at the Port of Workington which will serve the North West.

The Port of Workington, rail freight operator Direct Rail Services and supply chain specialist,…

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Green Dragon Award

Davis Wagon Services wins the Green Dragon Environmental Award

The Green Dragon Environmental Standard recognises effective environmental management and offers an environmentalmanagement system relevant to the specific and individual needs of companies and organisations across Wales, providing financial…

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MultiModal 2011

The new Davis SuperLow45 Intermodal Wagon was exhibited at the recent MultiModal 2011 exhibition in Birmingham to huge acclaim.

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W H Davis Biomass Transportation Solution

A rail solution to transport biomass from port to power station was needed.  W H Davis developed such a solution for customer VTG UK and operator GBRf. Biomass demands complete protection from water ingress, therefore bespoke roof doors were retro-fitted to existing bogie coal hoppers together with total wagon…

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Davis Wagon Services

Davis Wagon Services

Davis Wagon Services Ltd is an independent maintainer of rail freight wagons within mainland UK. Working closely with our parent, W H Davis Ltd, we are able to supply…

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