Monthly Archives: March 2015

Kijlstra is awarded second WRc approval


Kijlstra, Europe’s leading pre-cast drainage manufacturer, has been awarded its second WRc certification. Having already received approval for its square manholes, Kijlstra has recently achieved WRc Approved™ certification PT/341/0713 for its range of pre-cast panel storage systems. WRc Approved™, which is a voluntary ‘fitness for purpose’ certification scheme conducted by WRc plc (Water Research Centre),… Read More

Kijlstra’s CSOs speed up Glasgow environmental programme


Flooding is big news in the UK right now – and not just in the soggy Somerset Levels. Appalling weather, along with an ageing water and wastewater infrastructure have combined to create serious flood risks all over the UK. Though the West Country and Thames Valley dominated the headlines in March, other parts of the… Read More

Kijlstra invest £5million in first UK factory

Specialist European construction materials giant moves to UK production. Leading European specialist drainage systems manufacturer Kijlstra is set to open a new UK production facility for precast offsite drainage products to facilitate further expansion. The company, which has its UK head office near Alderminster, Warwickshire, has acquired the former 8,000m2, 29-acre site tarmac factory in… Read More