Super Computers needs Super Movers

Super Computers needs Super Movers Bishopsgate were recently asked to move an IBM Super Computer from The Met Office in Exeter following a successful relocation the previous year of a similar system, from the European Weather Centre in Reading. Bishopsgate therefore already had first-hand experience on what was required with a crew that had ‘hands…

Max goes down under

Max is leaving Bishopsgate to go down under. Having worked for Allport / Bishopsgate since he was 18 he has decided to go off travelling and see the world. His first port of call will be Perth, Australia where he has family and friends but he plans to take in Bali, Dubai and the rest of Asia along the way.

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours – 2015

With Christmas and the New Year holiday period looming, we know how difficult it can be planning in collections and deliveries during this time. To assist you in your planning over the Christmas period, please find below of Bishopsgate’s opening hours & internal trunk plan. Thursday 24th Dec – Morning deliveries and collections & the last trunk for goods…

Bishopsgate gets Tough

At the beginning of the year, Barrie Freeman and Debbie Goy, from Bishopsgates’s Manchester depot invited Tim Bloch, Bishopsgate’s MD, to join them later in that year for the Tough Mudder Challenge! Not really thinking things through Tim quickly said, “Yes: no problem; that sounds like fun, count me in” It was only after watching…

and finally…a good news Rugby Story!

Broughton RUFC and Bishopsgate have recently renewed their sponsorship deal to build on the collaboration initiated 18 months ago between Tim Bloch (Bishopsgate MD) and Nick Jones (Bishopsgate Night Shift Manager). Nick is at the centre of things for Bishopsgate at night when the trunk vehicles meet each night and he plays a central role,…

ISO 14001 Certification for Environmental Management

Bishopsgate Announces ISO 14001 Certification for Environmental Management Following their awards for Quality Standard ISO 9001, ADISA & FORS, the latest ISO 14001 award confirms Bishopsgate’s environmental management credentials. Tim Bloch, Managing Director considers the new award long overdue and goes some way to recognising Bishopsgate’s continued environmental focus. “From managing our customer’s waste stream…

An education in the art of ice cream

In a dream come true for ice cream lovers everywhere, Carpigiani UK is offering a course in how to make the perfect gelato. The aptly-named Gelato University held its first ‘lecture’ at its new London showroom today to students eager to learn the secret of delicious Italian ice cream. The new university is based at…

TENESO visit UK in flaming June

It was Bishopsgate’s turn to host the TENESO Europe SE meeting this month. Held at Burnham Beeches, over two days, the partners were able to enjoy the very best of the British sunshine while relaxing outside during the long summer evening. It wasn’t all work work work either. TENESO is a team so it is good to…

Nightrider 2015

Bishopsgate send the A team to Nightrider 2015 to raise money for the Aplastic Anaemia Trust It began nearly 12 months ago with a chance comment by Jacquie Daly, Bishopsgate HR consultant, to Tim Bloch, Bishopsgate MD. “Why don’t you enter Nightrider 2015 with me?”…What’s that he replied….Well the rest is history! Jacquie came across…

Consignment Barcode Scanning

It wasn’t so long ago that faxes were the next best thing in all things called ‘communication’. We used to receive our orders by fax and send across POD’s the following day when the drivers got back from their runs. We had to be at the forefront of technology way back then and this pressure…

The TENESO team that works

With TENESO Austria managing the client and overseeing all operations, working together with Bishopsgate in the UK & Eijgenhuijsen BV in Holland, TENESO Europe SE are able to provide well trained, professional and fully qualified crews, to deliver and install equipment to sites no matter what obstacles or challenges stand in our way. With Bishopsgate carrying…