Archive for 2017

Legionella awareness training bespoke to your business

9th August 2017

Guardian Water Treatment has launched a new bespoke Legionella Awareness course for cooling tower operators, ideal for building/facilities managers and maintenance staff. Delivered on-site at a client’s premises, training is tailored to the specific needs of a system, and takes place over a three week timeframe, allowing candidates to practically utilise their learning straight away. […]

Seven Facts You Should Know About Water Hygiene

10th July 2017

As the temperature rises so does the risk of Legionnaire’s disease. Employers, or those in charge of managing a building, or with health and safety responsibility, must know whether their water systems are safe. You Must Know the Dangers It’s a known fact that bacteria in water systems can be lethal. Perhaps the best-known hazard […]

Guardian Water Treatment is a top employer!

28th April 2017

We know that a huge part of the growth, expansion and progression of Guardian boils down to our ‘people’: the engineers, office staff and management that keep the wheels turning and the water flowing! So, we carried out a survey of our staff to find out what it’s really like to work for Guardian, and […]

Buildings could be ‘safe havens’ from toxic pollution

24th April 2017

A campaign was launched in March urging the government to take action on urban pollution by overhauling the 60-year-old Clean Air Act, the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) have highlighted the importance of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) as a quick action solution, suggesting the new Act should support the role of buildings as ‘safe havens’ from […]

We’ve achieved ISO 14001 environmental certification

10th April 2017

We’ve been awarded ISO 14001:2015 certification, the International Standard for environmental management which supports organisations in reducing their environmental impact. ISO 14001 was revised in 2015, bringing an increased focus on sustainable development and helping businesses to effectively manage the environmental challenges of the future.  It provides a framework for the development of an Environmental […]

Northern expansion for Guardian Water Treatment

14th March 2017

Guardian Water Treatment has opened a new office in Leeds.  Thanks to continuing nationwide growth, we’ve expanded from our Essex-base in order to better serve our northern operations. Employing the latest sustainable technologies, Guardian Water Treatment works with facilities managers and building services engineers in both domestic and commercial buildings to provide ‘whole life’ air and […]

Growing our own – introducing Guardian’s office-based apprentices

13th February 2017

Over the past year, Guardian has been searching for fresh and enthusiastic new talent to join our growing business and fulfil the increased demand for our services. As part of this expansion, we have welcomed three new office-based apprentices to the team: Justin Humphreys, Jamie Turner and Tom Holt all live within a couple of […]

London air pollution in the spot light

6th February 2017

The start of 2017 saw legal levels of annual traffic fumes exceeded in 120 hours on Brixton Road, London, putting the stark reality of the dangers of indoor and outdoor air pollution into the spotlight just five days into the New Year. European law limits how much nitrogen dioxide (NO2), the toxic gas emitted by […]