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Water Pollution Prevention Services

Sandfield Penstock Solutions have evolved a range of water pollution prevention services to support businesses to understand their exposure to causing water pollution, maintain their existing systems and infrastructure, educate design and maintenance teams, design and implement effective water pollution prevention systems and appear as expert witnesses.

Water Pollution Prevention Services

Penstock Solutions work with you to assess your business exposure to causing water pollution and provide specialist advice before designing, developing and installing compliant systems and processes to mitigate your water pollution risk within your time, budget and disruption constraints.

Sandfield Penstock Solutions work in partnership with our customers to support them in understanding the latest water pollution regulations and guidances.  Sandfield Penstock Solutions work with Environmental Managers, Facilities Managers, HSE’s, Spill Control Managers, Drainage Engineers, Drainage Design Engineers across a wide range of industry sectors to ensure that their spill containment and water pollution prevention systems and processes are effective in the event of a pollution event.

Sandfield Penstock Solutions have developed a range of services to assist customers in overcoming their water pollution challenges including:

Sandfield Penstock Solutions provide expert advice on drainage from simply producing accurate drainage plans to identifying and resolving other drainage issues.

Penstock Solutions work with you to assess your business exposure to causing water pollution and provide specialist advice before designing, developing and installing compliant systems and processes to mitigate your water pollution risk within your time, budget and disruption constraints.

If spill containment and CIRIA c736 compliance is currently a consideration for you please do not hesitate to call 01299 823158 or email us, we will be very happy to discuss our solutions with you.


CIRIA c736 Advice and Support

Expert CIRIA c736 advice and support for businesses looking to address their water pollution prevention challenges.

Penstock Valve Maintenance & Servicing

If your pollution containment relies on Penstock Valves it is critical that they are deployed and serviced correctly.

Drainage Assessment & Maintenance

Drainage plan assessments & maintenance to ensure your system is capable of containing water pollution.

Water Pollution Prevention Training

Water Pollution Prevention training on the latest regulations and tech delivered at your premises or online.

Industry Insights & Knowledge Bank

The latest industry news, regulations and tech delivered through our water pollution prevention blog and webinars.

Risk Assessment - Spill Mapping

A scientific approach to assessing your actual exposure to causing water pollution.


The Alternative to Using Penstock Valves.

There is now an alternative to using Penstock Valves for water pollution containment – the ToggleBlokTM Pollution containment device which is manufactured and installed by David Coleʼs team at Penstock Solutions.   If you are sourcing a pollution containment...

Water Pollution Prevention News – Microplastics, Illegal Waste and 100,000 Dead Fish

Water Pollution Prevention – Microplastics, illegal waste, 100,000 dead fish   The mighty River Thames isn't just mighty. It's also filthy, thanks to extraordinary amounts of micro-plastic waste. A football pitch-sized illegal waste site in Cambridgeshire is being...

10 ways to save money on water pollution prevention.

As we all prepare to get back to work we are aware that the water pollution prevention systems that you implement have to be more cost effective and less disruptive than ever. This is the first of ten posts that will demonstrate the ten ways that Penstock Solutions...

Water Pollution Prevention News Water Pollution Special – Global Drinking Water Scandals

Water Pollution Special – Global Drinking Water Scandals Living in a first-world country with plenty of sensible regulations, rules, laws and guidelines in place plus an enforcement agency to make sure they're met, you'd think our drinking water was perfectly clean...

Pollution Containment Device – Control Panel Explainer

Pollution Containment Device - Control Panel Explainer Hello welcome to another one  our toggle block pollution containment device explainer videos, this time I am providing a little bit of an oversight into how the control panel for our valves work. This control...

Appeal for PFAS to be defined as a class, industrial spills, swimmers falling ill, poor water on beaches and free trees.

Scientists appeal for PFAS chemicals to be defined as a class According to the Green Science Policy Institute, all perfluorinated and polyfluorinated substances, also called PFAS, should be treated as a single class, as well as 'avoided for non-essential uses'. The...

Automated Pollution Containment Device – Flood Alarm Activation

Automated Pollution Containment Device - Flood Alarm Activation Hello and welcome to another Sandfield Penstock Solutions video looking at our ToggleBlok system, this time we are linking the pollution containment device to a flood alarm or high level alarm. We are...

Dry rivers, Cotswold river quality concerns, UK-wide Covid-19 sewage monitoring

Dry rivers, Cotswold river quality, UK-wide Covid-19 sewage monitoring Yorkshire's rivers, reservoirs, ponds and lakes are looking worryingly empty thanks to the driest May in recorded history. Rivers in the Cotswolds get a political publicity boost that highlights...

Containment Systems for the Prevention of Pollution – Supplement to CIRIA Report C736 (2014)

CIRIA have started work on a supplement to CIRIA c736 which was launched in 2014. They are looking for feedback from industry. If you are involved in water pollution prevention, spill containment, site or drainage design and you have feedback this is your opportunity...

Back to Work, Fly Tipping, and a Spate of Huge Industrial Fires

Going back to work – Will the world be different? In early April we wrote about the things Covid-19 should be teaching us about the way we have been living. Two months down the line the most of what we were saying is mostly still relevant our optimism that the crisis...