Gully cleaning and maintenance is a traditional highways function but KaarbonTech has taken it into the twenty first century. Mr Richard OKeeffe of EM Highways said:
“The software uses the best of modern technology to deliver an excellent tool for managing gully cleaning.”
Position: -Contracts Manager – EM Highways
Manage: Since joining in 2008, Richard has worked his way through operations manager to his current position. This involves managing the Croydon highways contract which started in 2011 on a 4 year basis, with possible extensions for 3 year on year periods. Good service in this sector has already secured 2 years of extension so far. EM Highways are Croydon Council’s principle contractor and carry out all reactive maintenance, schemes works, esurfacing, parks & playground inspections, cyclical drainage works, winter maintenance and a 24/7 emergency call out services
For EM this contract employs is valued at circa £9 million per year and is supported by 13 direct staff, 16 operatives and a large supply chain partner base.