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    EPC-UK celebrates after winning coveted “UK Chemicals Industries Association” award

EPC-UK celebrates after winning coveted “UK Chemicals Industries Association” award

EPC-UK is celebrating after winning the coveted “Environmental Leadership Award”, through its EPC Additives division, at the prestigious UK Chemicals Industries Association (CIA) annual award ceremony, which was held in Leeds.

EPC Additives has been recognised by the CIA – an organisation that represents chemical and pharmaceutical businesses throughout the UK – for its significant […]

By |June 21st, 2017|Additives, Company News|Comments Off on EPC-UK celebrates after winning coveted “UK Chemicals Industries Association” award|
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    EPC-UK launches innovative “Commit to be fit” wellbeing programme

EPC-UK launches innovative “Commit to be fit” wellbeing programme

In 2015/16, 30.4 million working days were lost due to self-reported work-related illness or injury, with each person taking an average of 16 days off work. Stress, depression or anxiety and musculoskeletal disorders accounted for the majority of days lost due to work-related ill health, 11.7 and 8.8 million days respectively*.

To help reduce […]

By |May 19th, 2017|Company News, Health|Comments Off on EPC-UK launches innovative “Commit to be fit” wellbeing programme|

EPC-UK Bike for Change – London to Paris Challenge

On Wednesday 20th September 2017, the EPC-UK “Bike for Change” team will embark on an ambitious cycling adventure, to raise as much money as they can for the Hand on Heart charity. Starting in London, the team will cycle together to Paris, covering approximately 300 miles each over four days. The journey will undoubtedly […]

By |May 9th, 2017|Company News, Health|Comments Off on EPC-UK Bike for Change – London to Paris Challenge|
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    EPC Logistics launches new “Transatlantic Groupex” service at Multimodal 2017

EPC Logistics launches new “Transatlantic Groupex” service at Multimodal 2017

EPC Logistics is returning to Multimodal for the 4th consecutive year, to unveil its latest service offering to the global supply chain market. “Transatlantic Groupex” is a Logistics Groupex service that enables part loads of HD Class 1 goods to be loaded with other compatible products into a single consignment, delivering outstanding cost effective […]

By |March 29th, 2017|Company News, Explosives, Logistics, Transport|Comments Off on EPC Logistics launches new “Transatlantic Groupex” service at Multimodal 2017|

A safe start to the New Year

Reaffirming our pledge to zero harm, EPC-UK committed to a safety stand down during the first week of the New Year. All operations ceased for 90 minutes, enabling everyone to wholly focus on Health & Safety.
Above and beyond safety

The dedication shown by employees to go beyond their own safety and instead feel invested in […]

By |February 14th, 2017|Company News, Health, Safety, Training|Comments Off on A safe start to the New Year|

#Erictheelf Social Media Safety Campaign

On December 1st, EPC-UK launched its new, fun and engaging Christmas Safety Campaign, joining the “Elf on the Shelf” phenomenon that hits many homes and businesses across the world each Christmas time, we introduced “Eric the mischievous Elf” to the business. The campaign was designed to increase safety awareness levels throughout the company during the festive countdown and was a huge success in terms […]

By |January 4th, 2017|Company News, Health, Safety|Comments Off on #Erictheelf Social Media Safety Campaign|
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    EPC-UK mannequin challenge video highlights road safety message

EPC-UK mannequin challenge video highlights road safety message

Studies show that drivers using a mobile phone are slower at recognising and reacting to hazards. Even the most careful drivers can be distracted by a call or text and a split second lapse in concentration can result in a collision. EPC-UK used the mannequin challenge as an opportunity to reinforce an important road safety […]

By |November 27th, 2016|Company News, Safety, Training|Comments Off on EPC-UK mannequin challenge video highlights road safety message|
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    EPC-UK is awarded MPQC trophy for its continued commitment to a leading safety culture and zero harm

EPC-UK is awarded MPQC trophy for its continued commitment to a leading safety culture and zero harm

EPC-UK has been awarded the coveted MPQC trophy for Behavioural Safety, Safety Culture and Leadership – as well as two Certificates of Merit for Contractor Safety and Reducing Occupational Road Risk – at the prestigious Mineral Products Association (MPA) Health and Safety Awards.

Held at Euston Square in London, the awards recognise innovation and commitment […]

By |November 14th, 2016|Blasting, Company News, Explosives, Health & Safety Awards, Quarrying, Safety|Comments Off on EPC-UK is awarded MPQC trophy for its continued commitment to a leading safety culture and zero harm|
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    EPC-UK Brings Safety To The Fore With New Esprit D’Equipe Mobile APP

EPC-UK Brings Safety To The Fore With New Esprit D’Equipe Mobile APP

EPC-UK is again emphasising safety as a number one priority for all of its employees and customers with the launch of its innovative new Esprit d’Equipe mobile app.

This free multifunctional mobile app provides the user with safety alerts and the very latest safety information, as well as the ability to track and record […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Blasting, Company News, Engineering, Explosives, Quarrying, Safety|Comments Off on EPC-UK Brings Safety To The Fore With New Esprit D’Equipe Mobile APP|
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    EPC-Metrics launches an innovative remote blast monitoring service

EPC-Metrics launches an innovative remote blast monitoring service

In order to reinforce its position as a market leader in commercial explosives and blasting services in the UK, EPC-UK has unveiled EPC-Metrics, a new entity which will provide a dedicated remote monitoring service for blast vibration and air over-pressure measurement.

The innovative new service, developed in partnership with Datum Monitoring Services, aims to facilitate […]

By |August 31st, 2016|Blasting, Company News, Demolition, Engineering, Environment, Explosives, Quarrying, Safety|Comments Off on EPC-Metrics launches an innovative remote blast monitoring service|