WHO WE ARE

Urban Environments is an engineering company specialising in water hygiene. We work with blue chip clients in the public and private sectors, including NHS hospitals, other healthcare settings, housing developments, hotels & leisure complexes, schools & universities, offices, factories, prisons, local councils and a range of other premises.

We provide the full gamut of water hygiene services including Legionella and Pseudomonas control, risk assessment and management, monitoring and compliance systems, asset management, water hygiene audits and inspections, water testing and analysis, and water hygiene training.

We are accredited by many professional organisations and hold ISO9001:2015 certification. The strength and depth of our expertise, coupled with a focus on staff training, keep us at the leading edge of technology and reflect our desire to give our clients the best technical and commercial advice possible.

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SECTORS

HOUSING100%
HEALTHCARE100%
HOTELS & LEISURE100%
EDUCATION100%
GOVERNMENT100%
Offices & factories100%

CORE SERVICES

Water hygiene compliance

Looking for advice or help with with risk assessments, monitoring & control systems, asset management, water testing & analysis or training?

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Risk assessments

Do you need assistance with water hygiene or Legionella risk assessments? Does your current assessment need reviewing?

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Water testing & sampling

Do you require Legionella or Pseudomonas testing, either standard lab culture or Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) analysis?

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Water hygiene consultancy

Does your water hygiene management need an overhaul? Are you looking to streamline operations while ensuring compliance?

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Training services

Is staff training a weak link in your water hygiene management? Do you need tailored, accredited training to suit your needs?

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Remedial services

Does any part of your water system require cleaning, disinfecting or servicing? Do you need a chemical dosing system?

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Streamline your water hygiene control monitoring with CAT-SI, the digital online compliance audit tool. Comprehensive system asset management with real-time activity tracking and reporting plus secure cloud-based storage, it gives you peace of mind in the palm of your hand.

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If you’re a landlord, letting agent or property manager with fewer than 100 rental properties and need Legionella compliance support, our specialist division, Compliance for Landlords, offers a wide range of online tools and services, including training, risk assessment, monitoring and control systems.

LATEST NEWS AND ADVICE

mains water

What to do when mains water gets warm

During the recent hot weather we have noticed an increase in the temperature of mains water, to as much as 23°C or 24°C. While there is nothing which can be done about this until it...
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Summer checklist for Legionella control

Statistics show that summer is a peak time for Legionnaires’ disease infections, so particular attention needs to be paid to Legionella control during the period.  One of the reasons for higher infection rates is that...
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Important lessons from the Bupa Legionella control prosecution

The recent prosecution of Bupa Care Homes over the death of an 86-year-old resident from Legionnaires’ disease highlighted significant failings in the management of water hygiene at the Hutton Village care home. In this article...
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Accreditations

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