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Highways England have approved The Datum Group as an official supplier. It means the Greater Manchester based geotechnical monitoring and surveying experts can now work directly for Highways England. Datum‘s framework agreement allows them to provide topographical surveying, noise and … Read more
Staff at the Datum Group have been getting into the festive spirit by supporting Christmas Jumper Day. The team at Datum House in Greater Manchester swapped their branded Datum uniforms for the day to don jolley jumpers. And, it was … Read more
Datum Group engineers providing monitoring support services to the £85 million Ordsall Chord rail bridge in Manchester. They have worked on the 1,600-tonne rail bridge linking Manchester Victoria, Oxford Road and Piccadilly Stations for the past 11 months. The stunning … Read more
The Datum Group have achieved five-star RISQS status rating. The five-star rating is the highest rating achievable under the Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme. It demonstrates that the Datum Group fully comply with all rail industry health and safety, quality and environmental … Read more
The Datum Group have been honoured for their work at Garrion Gill. They were part of team shortlisted in the final three for the Fleming Award 2017. Datum providing monitoring services as part of a team led by COWI UK , including Network Rail Infrastructure … Read more
Datum engineers created a bespoke emergency monitoring solution to the £140 million Liverpool rail upgrade. They created a remote monitoring system to a wall positioned above the main line that services 15 million commuters every year. Engineers at Buckingham Group Contracting … Read more
The Datum Group have welcome the Government’s new rail strategy. They believe the ‘Strategic Vision for Rail‘ is long overdue and believe the decison to unite track and train operations as a positive step. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling unveiled the new … Read more
The Datum Group can now provide now provide monitoring services in even the most inaccessible of places – after securing their rope access qualification. Two engineers secured Level 1 IRATA certification from the Industrial Rope Access Trade Association. It means Datum … Read more
Onside PR client The Datum Group have been featured in the Parliamentary Review. The Greater Manchester-based business were featured un the Construction and Engineering edition of the 2017 publication. And Datum Group founder and CEO Rory O’Rourke was invited to attend … Read more
Datum CEO Rory O’Rourke will be sleeping under the stars to raise awareness and much needed funds to fight homelessness. The entrepreneur will join thousands of fundraisers across the UK as part of Action for Children’s Byte Night event. Byte Night … Read more