Meet Martin – PPM Engineer

Length of service as of April 2023 – 12 months I have been at GMS for around 12 months now and during that time I have been working as a water hygiene engineer.  My day to day tasks are to carry out the planned preventative maintenance side (PPM) taking water temperatures, servicing expansion vessels ,calorifiers,… Read more »

Customer Focus – June 2022

An interview with Louise Brown – Wigan & Leigh College Wigan & Leigh College is a further education organisation which provides education for students aged 16+. The college has around 9000 students and is split across 7 buildings. 4 in Wigan and 3 in Leigh. In April 2022, the college appointed GMS Services Ltd to… Read more »

Legionella Risk Assessments

We are now fully up and running with this service following a reduction in this service due to COVID closures. We have implemented a social distancing policy and procedure which includes the following 2 Meter distancing from your site personnel Gloves to be worn at all times. New gloves to be put on if we… Read more »

Dirty Systems – No Legionella – Why?

CELL MUTATIONS There are many occasions when we come across a dirty water systems with all the characteristics to provide a perfect environment for legionella bacteria to thrive. However, when we sample these water systems, we may get high readings on our TVC tests, along with other waterborne bacteria, but nothing on the legionella counts…. Read more »

Domestic Water System Disinfections

GMS Services Ltd have carried out a full disinfection of the domestic water system at Skoda’s new showroom which is opening soon in Bolton. This work is carried out in accordance with the current British Standards and at the satisfaction of our client. Contact GMS Services Ltd for information regarding the need and purpose of… Read more »

Legionella – What you need to know.

If you are new to the strange words ‘Legionella’ and ‘Legionnaires’ Disease’, hopefully this post will help you understand the basics. Legionella bacteria are single celled microscopic living organisms that are all around us. They are commonly found in all natural water systems such as rivers, lakes and streams. It is unknown how many species of… Read more »

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Recruitment Drive 2024!

We are currently #recruiting for multiple positions to fulfil expansion for 2024. The focus of our recruitment is in North West England and the Midlands. Join a company who is focused on delivering high quality services to our clients whilst providing a flexible and supportive environment for our employees. We will invest in you to expand your… Read more »

VDI 2035 Training

Many thanks to Terry Harvey from Magnetic for the training session he delivered to our Management Team today. Who is the VDI? Taken from Magnetic’s website – link to page – https://www.magnetic-online.de/en/vdi-2035 Verein Deutscher Ingenieure (VDI) (English: Association of German Engineers) is an organization with over 150,000 engineers and natural scientists. More than 12,000 honorary… Read more »

Mental Fitness Workshop

Many thanks to Andrea Bellamy (MCIPD) of ABC HR for carrying out a #mentalfitness workshop for the team yesterday. This included a session from #stateofmind presented by Phil Veivers. The session was used to launch our Mental Health Workforce Strategy which included the launch of our mental health champions scheme and roll out of our (EAP) Employee Assist Programme.The session was received… Read more »

Meet The Team – Tom

I have been at GMS services Ltd for 11 months now working under my role as a water hygiene engineer. My daily tasks include carrying out PPM (planned preventative maintenance) taking water temperature from individual outlets in different areas, calorifiers checks, water tank inspections as well as expansion vessel and TMV servicing. I thoroughly enjoy… Read more »