The great ice chasm escape: GreasePak back in action in Antartica
Halley VI is the award winning, innovative research station situated in Antarctica. It has huge international importance and is part of a global network providing reliable information on the atmosphere and how it is changing (it was at Halley that the ozone hole was first discovered in 1985!). So vital for the study of pressingRead More
Mechline Christmas & New Year Opening Times
Before we all finally kick back for what is hopefully a peaceful climax to the festive season, please make note of our holiday period working hours and make sure you get your orders in on time to ensure that your goods will be despatched. We wish you all a very Merry Christmas & a HappyRead More
Don’t forget about FOG: Avoid the inspector’s naughty list this Christmas.
Turkey, duck, sausages, ham, bacon… just a few signs that Christmas is well and truly on its way (4 weeks!). Blocked drains, blocked pipes, flooding, inspectors and fines… a few signs that the Fats, Oil and Grease (FOG) from these aren’t being disposed of correctly – and that’s even before December! The headlines have beenRead More
Mechline adds all new lineup to BaSix hand wash station range
Mechline Developments, specialist UK manufacturer of equipment for the Food Service and Hospitality industry, has added an all new, advanced range of hand wash stations to its lineup. An extension of the existing BaSix brand, the all-New 300/400 Wash Basin range is the next generation of hand wash stations designed to promote optimal hygiene practiseRead More
Mechline pledges support for Gas Safety Week 2017
Gas Safety Week returns this week (18-24th September 2017) and Mechline Developments has again pledged its support, in order to raise awareness of gas safety and remind the foodservice and hospitality industry of their responsibility to keep staff and customers safe from the dangers posed by gas appliances. Gas Safety week provides a platform forRead More
Is the food service industry wrongly getting the blame for the ‘MONSTER FATBERG’?
‘MONSTER FATBERG’ is the latest in a plethora of fatberg related news to hit the headlines after last week’s discovery of a 250-metre, 130 tonne fatberg blocking a sewer in Whitechapel! Weighing in at the same as 11 double-decker buses and measuring longer than Tower Bridge – it really is a monstrous case. Despite callsRead More
“A shot of faeces in your coffee, Madam?” Reiterating the far-reaching consequences of poor hygiene practise
Summer is here and for many this means long weekends of exploration, to new regions, of new traditions and, of course, new cuisine. You visit somewhere different, immerse yourself in the local culture… and then head to that familiar coffee shop chain for your trusted Iced Macchiato— “the safe option” right!? Or so you likeRead More
We’re on the move!
We wanted to let you know that we are on the move to a new location. But not to worry, we aren’t going far—8 miles to be exact! Those of you that have visited our site in recent years will have seen how our operations have expanded, extending into the neighbouring unit and another unitRead More
Mechline face the elements in a “Tour de Force” for Hospitality Action
Team Mechline, otherwise known as the Hairy Test Cycles, comprising of Peter Galliford, Andy Coulthard, Nick Howe of Court Catering, Will Pitt of Stainless Supplies and Karl Stuckey of Nature First, completed the Hospitality Action Sportive 102 Mile Charity bike ride on Monday 5th June, raising very valued funds for the industry charity. What wasRead More
Mechline Response to EFRA Report
BYPASSING BEST PRACTISE: EFRA HIGHLIGHTS THE NEED TO OBSERVE THE FOOD WASTE HIERARCHY The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee have issued their latest report on food waste in England, which raises notable concerns regarding the distortion of the food waste marketplace through government incentives and the avoidance of waste hierarchy principles. This reportRead More