Express Linen appoint water treatment experts WCS Group
Express Linen, a leading laundering and linen hire company, has awarded water treatment service support to WCS Group.
From its operating heartland of North West England and North Wales, the business services customers including small guest houses, major hotels, national hospitality and leisure operators and NHS Trusts with linen hire, laundering and linen sales.
With over 200 staff, the business process around 700,000 pieces of linen every week providing an exacting 365 days a year service. This operation uses copious amounts of water which is a key operating cost for the business.
WCS Group are providing tailor-made water treatment support designed to reduce water and energy use by ensuring that steam boilers and closed systems run to maximum operating efficiency, with reductions in water and energy use.
WCS Group’s Ken O’Brien: “Express Linen is a family business with a reputation for quality service and attention to detail. We are helping to ensure the operation is as efficient as possible, with enhanced environmental performance to reduce energy and water usage.”
WCS Group is a leading water treatment expert. We tailor water treatment, process control and monitoring to each plant and site configuration using best in class solutions that are benchmarked to the sectors customers operate in and that fully meet expected sector regulations.
Written by Jon Greaves
Jon has progressively worked through operational roles, account management, technical management, and senior management roles over the last 16 years within one of the group companies before moving into the role of Water and Air Managing Director. Jon has experience across multiple sectors of water and air compliance, including district energy networks; data centres; healthcare; food and beverage and facilities management. Jon acted as a corresponding steering committee member on CIBSE CP1 – Heat Networks Code of Practice for the UK released in 2020.