Meet our team
We understand how stressful it can be inviting a new contractor into your home or business.
The team at Waterways are fully insured and accredited, with a huge amount of qualifications.
Our combined experience is difficult to surpass. Whilst many other companies you employ will have separate lining and excavation teams, we have complete all-round capabilities without the need for additional sub-contractors. This keeps costs lower, and projects delivered with less delays.
Meet the team of professionals that you might see on-site.
Loves: Spending time with my family
Bio: I have 20 years of experience, having worked with all kinds of utilities. This includes digging, replacing, repairing and maintaining underground services in the highway, including reinstatement. I also have seven years experience of lining/no-dig solutions, working on South West Water’s sewerage infrastructures as their Tier 1 Contractor.
I set up Waterways with specialist knowledge, aiming to serve the South West with a local, experienced, fully qualified and competent team to satisfy customer demands with a professional, reputable and
Loves: Playing golf
Bio: I have known James for four years. During that time, I have seen him progress from strength to strength.
He is a very keen student of the industry and picks things up rapidly.
He now has a very wide range of skills and qualifications that he should be extremely proud of.
He is very trustworthy, hates to get things wrong and is always early - a favourite trait of mine!
James is a major asset to the Waterways team.
Loves: Surfing and his family
Bio: I have known Gary for the last six years.
He is dependable, tidy, honest and always on time.
He has a broad range of skills suited to our work.
His best attribute is getting things done, no matter how difficult; he really loves a challenge!
He is definitely an extremely hard worker, and can always be relied upon by his team, and our customers.
Accreditations & Qualifications
Certificate of Competence - Tower
Level 2 Award in Principles of Risk Assessment
Site Management Safety Training Scheme
Water Jetting (Drainage Engineer)
Asbestos Awareness Course
Aquam Calm Network Certificate
Level 2 Award in Working in Medium Risk Confined Spaces
Manual Handling - R&M Utility Training
Abrasive Wheel - R&M Utility Training
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Construction Operations & Civil Engineering Services
iCQ Level 2 Certificate in Driving Goods Vehicles (RCQ)
Highfield Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work
Streetworks Excavation and Reinstatement
Fully Automatic Butt Fusion and Electrofusion Procedures
Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management