SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE NEWS ARCHIVE
Turnover increased by 5.3% to £145.6m in difficult trading conditions, with growth of 2.6% in the regulated water business and 8.5% in the non-regulated businesses. Read more.
Turnover increased by 15.4% to £138.3m Read more.
On 4 April 2008 Integrated Water Services Ltd (IWS) acquired Wells Water Treatment Limited (WWT). Read more.
04/08 - New OnSite depot in Scotland
OnSite has opened a new operational depot in Scotland situated in Denny near Falkirk. Read more.
The water industry regulator, Ofwat, has confirmed that customers of South Staffs Water will receive average water bills for the coming year that are 25% (£39) lower than the national average. Read more.
14/12/07 - OnSite Central Ltd acquired Portadam Ltd
Portadam provides temporary dam structures to clients such as British Waterways and the Environment Agency. Read more.
South Staffs Water has again been recognised by the industry regulator (Ofwat) for achieving high levels of efficiency. South Staffs Water are one of only five water companies that have achieved the top efficiency (Band 'A') for both operating costs and capital expenditure in 2006/7. Read more.
The Birmingham based, water regulator, Ofwat, has issued a report confirming that customers to South Staffs Water continue to receive the highest standards of service, well above the industry average. Read more.
London - 29 October 2007 - Arcapita Bank B.S.C.(c), a leading international investment firm headquartered in Bahrain, announced today that it and its affiliates have sold South Staffordshire Plc, the UK based water company, to the Alinda Infrastructure Fund, a USD 3 billion institutional fund managed by Alinda Capital Partners LLC, an independent private investment firm, for an undisclosed amount. Read more.
14/09/07 - OnSite acquires Perco
OnSite Central Ltd, the Specialist Wastewater Services division of South Staffordshire Plc has acquired Perco Engineering Services Ltd. Read more.
On Friday 9th March 2007 South Staffordshire Plc acquired Hydrosave UK Limited. Read more.
15/12/06 - Water Company Praised for Efficiency
South Staffordshire Water PLC, has been praised by the industry regulator for achieving high efficiency. Read more.
08/11/06 - South Staffs Water continues to provide 'Best Value for Money' for its customers
The Birmingham based, water regulator, OFWAT, has issued a report confirming that customers of South Staffordshire Water are receiving the highest standards of service. Read more.
28/06/06 - Best Ever Tap Water Quality
The Drinking Water Inspectorate, the independent tap water watchdog, today announced figures showing that the quality of tap water for South Staffordshire Water has achieved an all time high for 2005. Read more.
A press notice published today by the water regulator, Ofwat, has confirmed that customers of South Staffordshire Water will receive average water bills in the coming weeks that are 25% (£36) lower than the national average. Read more.