JD7 continue to grow and expand their capability on projects – recent awards range from long range leakage surveys on pressurised trunk mains, internal NDT surveys, external NDT survey and investigations through fire hydrants.
JD7 has been awarded a Technology Strategy Board (TSB) project a UK consortium with Balfour Beatty Utilities, Liverpool University and United Utilities. This project is to develop the next generation condition assessment and leak detection platform. The project is to commence in Jan 2013 and run for 2 years.
Balfour Beatty Utility Services a company that has offices worldwide and employs over 10,000 staff have become a strategic partner to JD7. BBUSL have invested in JD7 technology and has their 1st vehicle of the new Intelligent Network Division fleet operational. BBUS intend to deliver the service to the UK market and have the infrastructure to support growth required through demand.