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Winter Gritting Contractor

Winter Gritting

OUTCO provides a complete range of winter maintenance from winter gritting to snow clearance. Our winter services come with a full audit trail and protection against claims

 

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Winter Gritting Contractor

OUTCO (formerly GRITIT) are the UK’s Award-winning Winter Gritting and Snow Clearance experts. Our mission is to be the preferred supplier for outdoor infrastructure and compliance delivering quality, and more than anything else reliability. We believe in being service partners and are obsessed about making the customer journey seamless and convenient. We have built and continue to develop our own bespoke technology which is the heart of everything we do and facilitates our complex operation running like clockwork.

Snow Clearance

OUTCO are the experts at snow clearance from car parks, roads and pedestrian areas, ensuring our clients’ facility remains safe and compliant at all times. Snow clearance is different from snow removal, which involves removing the snow from a site completely. Our regional operational teams are responsible for local delivery of snow clearance and snow event management. Our regions are South-East, Midlands, South-West, North, Scotland, and Ireland. Each region has an allocation of vehicles and equipment relative to their portfolio of sites and the individual requirements. As part of our pre-season planning, we assign dedicated regional teams to specific local sites for the duration of the winter. This ensures site and service familiarity.

Grit Bins

OUTCO’s managed grit bin solution provides strategically placed grit bins with a salt top-up service including the required tools. This service offers additional peace of mind ensuring your site is always safe and ice free. We also supply grit bins, shovels and scoops for outright purchase as well as grit bin refills as and when you need. As the winter season approaches, facility managers in the UK must take proactive steps to ensure the safety of their premises and protect the well-being of employees, visitors, and customers. Harsh winter weather, including snow and ice, can create hazardous conditions, making it crucial to have effective measures in place to combat these challenges. That’s where grit bins and salt from OUTCO come into play, providing essential materials at your facility for maintaining facility safety during the winter months.

De-Icing Products

OUTCO has the capability to spread or supply a wide range of traditional and specialist de-icing products. Available products range from traditional salt and grit types to low corrosive or eco-friendly products, all supplied in bulk or bagged. OUTCO de-icing products cater for all surfaces, including metal car parks and stairways, airport runways, train stations and sensitive ecological areas. For most standard de-icing situations, OUTCO uses sustainable white salt as our main de-icing agent, as this material is highly effective. However, we are continuously testing and evaluating bespoke de-icing treatments and new products. 

Winter Gritting Equipment

OUTCO is the sole UK distributor for BOSS winter equipment, North America’s premium brand of highly resilient gritting and snow clearing equipment: tough gear for tough conditions. From gritting spreaders to a range of snow ploughs, we stock all the BOSS winter equipment to service the winter industry’s requirements including all spares, and a full maintenance and a full servicing provision.

 

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Winter Maintenance

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OUTCO (formerly GRITIT) are the UK’s award-winning winter gritting and snow clearance experts. Our nationwide winter gritting service has an established, market-leading track record of making sure your sites stay safe and open all winter long

OUTCO Snow Clearance

OUTCO specialise in providing a reliable and high-quality snow clearance service for commercial and industrial properties. We keep your car parks, walkways and access routes clear and safe, even in the harshest of winter conditions

Grit Bins & Salt

OUTCO’s managed grit bins solution provides strategically placed grit bins with a salt top-up service including the required tools.

De-Icing Products

OUTCO has the capability to spread or supply a wide range of traditional and specialist de-icing products. Available products range from traditional salt and grit types to low corrosive or eco-friendly products, all supplied in bulk or bagged. OUTCO de-icing products cater for all surfaces, including metal car parks and stairways, airport runways, train stations and sensitive ecological areas

winter equipment

OUTCO is the sole UK distributor for BOSS winter equipment, North America’s rugged brand of highly resilient gritting and snow clearing equipment: tough gear for tough conditions. From gritting spreaders to a range of snow ploughs, we stock all the equipment to service the winter industry’s requirements including all spares, and a full maintenance and servicing provision

Case Studies

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Our extensive portfolio incorporates Amazon’s logistics sites across the UK. Amazon’s winter services are are delivered 24/7 between November and March and include mechanical gritting of car parks and delivery areas. OUTCO provides all winter services for Amazon’s 51 logistics sites across the UK, covering 600,000m2 of serviceable area. Daily pre-service and post-service reports are emailed to Amazon representatives, as are monthly attendance/activity reports.

Heathrow Airport

It is essential that Heathrow remains compliant, safe and operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This becomes even more of a necessity during the winter months. OUTCO delivers 24/7 winter gritting and snow clearance service to Heathrow each winter season.

hm prison service

OUTCO works as the principal winter service provider for Amey under their national partnership with the Ministry of Justice (MOJ). We deliver a highly performing winter gritting and snow clearance service to MOJ prisons each winter season – across Wales, northern England and the West Midlands.

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While prioritising pedestrian and automobile safety is crucial, we would issue a warning that businesses should be responsible about excessive salt usage in their winter gritting, as it can be both costly and environmentally harmful

OUTCO Asset Maintenance Services for all your lifecycle maintenance and emergency repairs.

The aftermath of a winter storm maybe somewhat daunting, but our asset maintenance services are available on call to quickly assess damage, repair and prevent further deterioration, making sure that none of your outdoor assets leave you with a health and safety headache for suppliers, visitors or staff

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