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31 March 2020
SafeLane staff, clients and suppliers have raised over £1,500 for charities supporting the NHS - just to see CEO Adam Ainsworth have his head shaved in the Covhead Challenge! #BaldBoss
17 March 2020
A message from SafeLane Global CEO Adam Ainsworth, explaining the steps being taken to enable business continuity in these unprecedented times - so that you, our valued clients, continue to receive operational support.
In memory of a highly respected colleague
5 February 2020
On Tuesday 4th February 2020, the Kuwait Deputy Project Manager Claude Doppagne was involved in a fatal traffic accident in Kuwait City.
Drilling for unexploded bombs in London
28 January 2020
SafeLane Global uses Massenza MI3 drill rigs, supplied by RockBit, to conduct unexploded ordnance surveys in challenging spaces.
Searching for bombs at Tesla’s factory site Germany
9 January 2020
SafeLane Global's explosive ordnance experts are searching for bombs on the site of Tesla's megafactory in Brandenberg, Germany.
Non-intrusive marine survey in Liverpool
7 January 2020
SafeLane is carrying out a non-intrusive marine survey in the River Mersey in Liverpool ahead of extensions to an existing ferry port.
Sports day in Somalia
23 December 2019
Project staff in Somalia enjoyed an action-packed sports day organised by UNMAS AMISOM Support Project!
Global Gallop fundraising recipients
10 December 2019
SafeLane staff around the world ran in solidarity in September for the Global Gallop. They raised over £13,000 for victims of explosive accidents. In this news update we will be adding the stories of the fundraising recipients as they are awarded funds or donations.
SafeLane mascot Jake
19 November 2019
Named in memory of an award-winning life-saving explosives detection dog (EDD), meet SafeLane's newest company member, its mascot Jake.
Wind Europe Offshore 2019
28 November 2019
SafeLane's marine team will be at Wind Europe Offshore later this month to discuss how their unexploded ordnance and chemical munitions risk mitigation services can support offshore wind energy projects.
Kuwait land release project visit
HQ team members Alice and Joe visited SafeLane's land release project in Kuwait to learn from their colleagues in the field; here they explain the value of such project visits.
Learning from Kuwait UXO project
During a recent visit to a UXO clearance project in Kuwait, Project Executive Alice and Management Account Joe met with colleagues, and gathered their essential insight and feedback to help improve global operations.
Staff Spotlight – Meet Åsa Gilbert
Meet Åsa Gilbert, who has been working in mine action since 2004 and says she loves working for SafeLane because it’s an unparalleled, dedicated community.
Meet SafeLane GmbH Managing Director Steffen Edinger
Steffen Edinger shares his visions for the future of SafeLane's German business unit and explains how the company supports jobs for refugees.
Staff Spotlight with Charlotte Haines
Charlotte Haines recruits personnel to support SafeLane’s international projects, and helps people around the world find rewarding roles.
How to make your own nutritional dog training treats
SafeLane canine expert Helen shares a simple recipe for liver biscuits. All dogs will love these training treats.
Meet Senior SafeLane Researcher Emily Damerell
This week features Emily Damerell, SafeLane’s Senior Researcher. Emily has recently been promoted into a new role, find out more about it...
A job like no other – with incredible international travel opportunities
Working in the international arena provides opportunities for travel that you wouldn’t be offered in your average job!
Overcoming challenges to deliver clients’ objectives
SafeLane’s projects are complex; challenges inevitably arise. Ensuring perfect project delivery for clients are the Project Executives.
SafeLane’s Project Executives share their favourite projects
The Project Executive team share stories from their favourite projects.
Not your average job: the highlights of being a Project Executive at SafeLane
The international Project Executive team supports life-saving initiatives across SafeLane’s global portfolio of operations.
Karting evening with the Gillingham office
9 August 2017
SafeLane Global took part in a karting evening at Buckmore Park, Kent.Read more
Career Transition Partnership
1 June 2018
Looking for an exciting and rewarding career after leaving the forces? Find SafeLane Global at the regular Career Transition Partnership events.Read more
SafeLane Global takes to the water
23 August 2018
On Thursday 23rd August the SafeLane Global HQ team paddled down the River Wye for its annual Summer canoeing trip.Read more
SafeLane Global goes sailing with Andy Barlow
30 August 2018
SafeLane Global met up with keen sailor and Paralympic skier Andy Barlow at the Army Sailing Centre in Gosport to sail to Cowes, the Isle of Wight.Read more
Upton Bishop Big Dipper Team SafeLane Global
16 September 2018
On Sunday 16th September the SafeLane Global running team took part in the Upton Bishop Big Dipper.Read more
London Build 2018
23 October 2018
As a trusted partner of many of the UK's most successful construction companies, once again SafeLane Global is attending London Build to exhibit its capabilities.Read more
Offshore Energy, Amsterdam
23 October 2018
International Marine Services Director Chas Reid will be at the Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference (OEEC).Read more
International Security Expo 2018
28 November 2018
Showcasing its detection and protection canine capabilities, SafeLane Global will be at the International Security Expo 2018.Read more
International Disaster Response Expo
29 November 2018
Global Director of Operations, Chris Clark MBE MC gave a presentation to the International Disaster Response Expo about C-IED training and forward mentoring in a modern conflict.Read more
Scotland Build 2019
20 March 2019
SafeLane's UK land team is heading up to the SEC in Glasgow on the 20th and 21st of March to allay the construction industry's unexploded ordnance concerns.Read more
All Energy Conference 2019
16 May 2019
On May 15th and 16th 2019, SafeLane Global's land and marine departments will be exhibiting at the All Energy Conference in Glasgow.Read more
Career Transition Partnership recruitment events
31 July 2019
SafeLane will be attending the Career Transition Partnership recruitment events in Bristol, Chelmsford and Sheffield in 2019.Read more
12 September 2019
SafeLane's marine & land teams are heading to the Contamination Expo Series in September; showcasing land remediation, hazardous materials, geotechnical & geo-environmental services.Read more
SafeLane Global Gallop
29 September 2019
This September, SafeLane staff around the world will be running half marathons in locations as diverse as Mogadishu and the Forest of Dean to raise money for victims of landmines and improvised explosive devices.Read more
Offshore Energy 2019
9 October 2019
SafeLane's marine team is excited to be attending the Offshore Energy conference in Amsterdam to showcase their unexploded ordnance and chemical munition risk mitigation capabilities.Read more
Wind Europe Offshore 2019
28 November 2019
SafeLane's marine team will be at Wind Europe Offshore later this month to discuss how their unexploded ordnance and chemical munitions risk mitigation services can support offshore wind energy projects.Read more