Last orders at Biochemica – Festive opening hours and deliveries

As Christmas rapidly approaches, Biochemica UK Ltd is advising customers of its orders and deliveries schedule over the Christmas and New Year period to ensure that the festive season runs smoothly.

Office Hours: Biochemica Head Office will be closed from 5pm on Friday 21 December 2012 – Wednesday 2 January 2013, however the main Biochemica telephone line – 08455 045440 – will be manned throughout this time for emergency calls. An emergency call out service will also be in operation.

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Biochemica smashes £1k fundraising goal for Movember

Billingham-based water treatment specialist Biochemica UK Ltd has successfully met, and exceeded its £1,000 fundraising target for prostate and testicular cancer charity campaign, Movember.

Team Bio Tash, which comprised of male Biochemica employees, along with family members and clients was inspired to take part in the initiative by Managing Director, Dave Ruddy whose father was diagnosed with prostate cancer. In total, a huge £2,224 was raised.

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Biochemica boys get growing for Movember!

Male staff, clients and family members of Teesside-based water treatment specialist, Biochemica UK Ltd have committed to a hair-raising month by pledging their upper lips to charity campaign, Movember.

Showing their support for Movember for the first time as ‘Team Bio Tash’, the men have been competing to grow the best ‘Mo’ in a bid to raise £1,000 for prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.

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New contact details

Please be advised that as of Monday 15 October 2012, Biochemica UK Ltd has relocated to new offices. We look forward to welcoming you here soon.

Biochemica UK Ltd
Head Office
Unit 4
Daimler Drive
Cowpen Industrial Estate
Billingham
TS23 4JD

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Biochemica is moving!

Biochemica is moving to new offices and warehousing on 15 October 2012. Our new address and contact details can be seen by following the link on our home page.

In order to satisfy the demands of our ever growing customer base, Biochemica is moving to significantly larger offices which also offers 2,400 square meters of storage space. Our new location is closer still to the heavy industrial areas of Teesside which we serve and also offers excellent transport links to the rest of the country.

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Legionella awareness

Biochemica has seen an increase in demand for accredited Legionella Awareness training courses in response to recent Legionella outbreaks in the UK.

Biochemica is able to provide Legionella Awareness training at our training rooms or alternatively at customers’ sites. Various levels of training are offered and tailored to suit individual client requirements.

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Commodity contract

Biochemica has been awarded a contract to supply commodity chemicals to a large multi-national based in the UK.

“We are constantly adding to our range of chemical products which has subsequently increased our capabilities beyond our core business of water treatment. This recent supply agreement for products such as phosphoric acid, sodium hypochlorite, acids and caustic illustrates our ability to offer a competitive pricing structure from bulk to small pack sizes,” commented Dave Ruddy of Biochemica.


Chemical supply award

Biochemica has been successful in winning a supply contract for chemical products to councils across England.

“Biochemica supplies a wide range of chemicals, outside of our core business area of water treatment. Our buying power allows us to maximise the best pricing of chemicals from around the world,” commented Dave Ruddy. He added: “Our ever growing portfolio of chemical products has allowed us to move into many different industry sectors, some of which dove-tail with water treatment while others are new, stand alone ventures. Biochemica’s ability to provide complete water management is also now allowing us to become complete chemical providers for industry.”


Biochemica race day raises funds for charity

Biochemica UK Ltd invited a number of customers and key industrial partners to a race day event, raising money for a local North East charity in the process.

“We were delighted that so many of our customers and industrial partners made the effort to attend our race day. A great deal of organising was required but it turned out to be a tremendous success and raised some money for Teesside Hospice as a result,” commented Louise Learman of Biochemica. “I would like to thank everyone for their generosity and we hope to see them all again at next year’s event.”

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Legionella training services

Biochemica offers a range of Legionella Awareness training courses to suit all aspects of industry. From office blocks to heavy industry, Biochemica will tailor a package specifically for you!

Our Legionella Control Association (LCA) registered training courses have been well received over the years and across the varied spectrum of industries we serve. From basic awareness courses to more advanced sessions, Biochemica has the skilled personnel to deliver each session in a concise and informative manner.

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Group contract award

Biochemica will manage the Legionella services across all UK sites for a leading global packaging company.

Services will include monthly temperature monitoring, Legionella risk assessments, remedial works and training. The deal brings together all of the company’s UK sites across Scotland, Wales and England.

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Automotive success

Biochemica’s ability to provide an all encompassing approach to water management has resulted in additional business in the automotive sector.

The main services provided are cooling water treatment, wastewater treatment, Legionella services and engineering support, amongst others. This combination, in conjunciton with Biochemica’s proven track record using this approach, was key in winning the contract.


Dairy success

Biochemica has been asked to help reduce sludge disposal costs at a large dairy site. The cost savings were two fold; reduction in tankering costs and improved centrifuge/decanter performance, through reduced polymer consumption.

Following polymer screening for the centrifuge application, the best product was chosen and run on a large scale trial. Dry solids improved by 10% and polymer consumption was reduced over the incumbent product.

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