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BACHE Sponsors & Exhibitors 2009/10

KEY Sponsors of BACHE in 2009

Ocean Contract Cleaning & Circuit Laundrettes

Albany provides a range of innovative products, services and solutions that improve the environment of Britain‟s washrooms.We will be introducing a revolutionary battery powered cleaning machine called the ICS 8920. It is an affordable, self-contained, mobile and integrated cleaning system that results in cleaner washrooms that use less chemicals, less water and significantly reduces the time spent cleaning.The ICS 8920 completely replaces traditional cleaning of toilets, showers, changing rooms, pool sides, corridors, even windows. Never again will toilet brushes, cloths and mops be required.

To find out more call us today on 0870 366 5777 or visit www.albanyfacilities.com

Arrow Cleaning & Hygiene Solutions have over 40 years experience , a UK based manufacturer, supply a complete range of Cleaning, Maintenance, Janitorial, Workshop & Graffiti Removal products.
Arrow recently launched their revolutionary new Graffiti removal product range, GRAF ATTACK, an effective graffiti removal system which is easy and safe to use and is environmentally friendly. Available in Triggers, cream & wipes, its low odour properties make the product safe to use in enclosed environments such as stairwells, corridors and toilet areas.  Also available is the GRAF ATTACK KIT, an easy to carry kit containing everything you would need to remove graffiti safely in one handy bucket.

To arrange for a free site visit or to request a free brochure, please call 08700 360 000 or alternatively visit our website at www.arrowchem.com


Circuit is the UK’s market leader for fully managed student launderettes, working in partnership with over 85% of the top universities in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland.  We ensure students have safe and clean environments to wash and dry their laundry and at the same time guarantee universities and service providers extra income. The Circuit approach is simple and hassle free. In return for a percentage of the regular income we provide you with:
• FREE refurbishment and decoration
• FREE project management and installation
• FREE coin-operated washers and dryers
• FREE service within 8 working hours,364 days a year
• COMPLETE ACCOUNTABILITY for every machine.
Our innovative solutions for your laundries make life easier for your students, maximising the use of the machines and helping to increase your profits. The Circuit LaundryView online communication system, for example, offers a 3D virtual view of your laundry room from student laptops or PCs, with remaining cycle times shown and optional email alerts when machines become available or laundry is ready. 
Our Laundry Top-Up Card is simple to use and allows students to pay for their laundry online, removing the need for cash in your laundries.
All of our laundry systems are backed up by Circuit’s award-winning national service centre which offers service from our team of over 100 engineers within 8 working hours, 7 days a week, 364 days a year.
For more information, call 0800 032 0070 www.circuitgroup.com
Victoria Court, Meadowcroft Lane, Ripponden, West Yorks. HX6 4AJ


Dennis Rawlins Ltd
Cleaning machinery and matting supplier Denis Rawlins Limited will be showcasing Green Cleaning products at BACHE this year.
Visit the stand to see the new Waterhog Eco range of entrance mats, made from 100% recycled plastic bottles and a rubber backing made of 15% used car tyres. The mats remain the most effective in the industry at stopping dirt at the door and so they are the perfect choice for your establishment. 
An energy efficient tub vac, the Eco Hornet, uses 32% less energy without compromising on suction power.  The DR75C Steam Cleaner is the green choice for cleaning safety flooring as well as powering through dirt, grease and odours in toilets and kitchens without the need for any cleaning chemicals.
We will also be showing the new Rawlins Masterwash scrubber dryer which is incredibly effective at cleaning both hard floors and carpets without the need to change brushes.
Denis Rawlins Limited provide free demonstrations on their equipment and offer a 14 day money back guarantee, so that you can buy with confidence.

See www.rawlins.co.uk or call 0121 351 4444 for more information.


Expolink Europe Limited are a leading provider of mobile solutions for data capture, time and attendance and security patrolling for the facilities management industry. Our solutions are deployed throughout Universities, Hospitals, Councils and many other private sector organisations, including mission critical users such as Airports.
Our range of solutions is used throughout facilities management teams for tasks from auditing quality of cleanliness to Health and Safety checks. Expolinks solutions MAXIMISERTM and ONSITE DATATM  enable you to manage assets, schedule PPM for equipment and services, and then sends these to the appropriate department to complete. Using Expolink solutions  puts the information needed by the user in their hand, removing the need to fill out reams of paperwork. Automated data transfer means that the information is available for management decisions to be made.
Staff time and attendance is a critical element of facilities management, and made more difficult if the workforce is split across large sites and multiple locations. Expolinks STAFFCHECKTM solution allows for a low cost time and attendance implementation, with no requirements for hardware deployment on each site. The solution alerts supervisors when they have a ‘no show’ ensuring that action can be taken and SLA’s are maintained to highest standard.
Expolink Europe Limited are happy to meet with your teams to ascertain where our solutions can save time and money, and also ensure that your teams work safer in these difficult times.

Contact us on 01249 661661 or email [email protected] - Please mention BACHE


Georgia Pacific - Lotus Professional from Georgia-Pacific provides an integrated range of paper products and hygienic dispensing systems specially designed for the washroom environment.

Our products offer a wide range of uses to help you choose the right hygiene solutions. From best cost-in-use to our Smile...made from 100% UK & Ireland recovered fibre range.

Lotus Professional, Oughtibridge Mill, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 0DN

T. 0114 285 58050        www.lotusprofessional.co.uk 

Hako Machines is known for its environmental proposition and practices. As the only European cleaning machine manufacturer to have the EMAS accreditation, the increasingly influential Environmental Management and Audit Scheme, its machines offer significant advantages especially for both the purchaser and the operative.          

“The environmental benefits coupled with the operative advantages such as battery operated machines with on board chargers, compact machines that are easy to store, scrubber driers that clean and dry the floor quickly, and even how quiet the machines are, all support the buying decision. Obviously service plays its part as well with round the clock support offered from our engineers for parts or repairs reducing the machine downtime and impact on the cleaning staff.”
Hako UK is part of the Hako Group, one of the leading manufacturers, worldwide, of technology for indoor and outdoor cleaning and grounds maintenance. The company has factories throughout Europe.

For more information on Hako and its range of machines, visit www.hako.co.uk. 


 i-Clean Systems specialises in helping the education sector to improve cleaning standards and reduce costs by implementing best practice procedures. The Company provides a number of tools and services that can be used by both contracted and in-house sites which typically improves the efficiency of service delivery by between 10 and 30%. The i-Clean system is the only Cleaning Management System licensed by the British Institute of Cleaning Science, demonstrating both its independence and objectivity. It can be used to benchmark current service delivery and as a basis for complete tender management.
It can help develop specifications, control costs, implement the required policies and procedures and, most importantly, manage staffing issues. Customers are able choose whether to clean to a standard or a cost and are able to manage resources accordingly.
An initial „Efficiency Review‟ is conducted to establish where the biggest opportunities for improvement are and is presented with a strategic action plan to implement them. The modular approach means that customers can then pick and choose which elements of the service to use to supplement their own existing resources.
For more details call i-Clean systems on 01684 580680 or visit www.i-clean.info

Industrial Floorcare Machines is showcasing a selection of cutting edge Comac machines on their stand including their excellent UHS 20” burnisher, P12 tub vac, P12 WD wet / dry vac and two versions of the Vispa 35, the UK’s leading compact scrubber dryer.The Vispa 35B is the most efficient battery powered scrubber dryer available and is ideal for cleaning all hard floor types including vinyl, safety floors and tiled floors. As it is battery powered and therefore cable free, the Vispa 35B can operate safely even with students, staff and visitors around.
Industrial Floorcare Machines provide free, no obligation site surveys and demonstrations of their machines thus ensuring that you only select the most effective, cost efficient and suitable equipment for the task in hand. Training is provided to all users of the machines along with full maintenance and service support. Contact us at:

01442 823090 www.industrialfloorcaremachines.com
Northern Ireland / R.O.I. - 028 9074 9669  www.cleanireland.com

ISS Facility Services
Cleaning and associated services,
Floristry and plant supply and maintenance,
Pest control,
Full FM and integrated service provision

ISS Facility Services T. 0844 936 1083

For a range of Integrated FS solutions, visit www.uk.issworld.com


KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL* is a leading provider of health & safety and hygiene solutions. With Brands including KLEENEX®, SCOTT® and KIMCARE* our washroom offering includes Toilet Tissue, Hand Towels, Hand Cleanser and Aircare. Our Hand Towels are made from our unique AIRFLEX* Highly Absorbent Fabric which give our towels the quality and softness that our customers expect. Our WYPALL* Wipers range delivers consistent performance with absorbency and strength. Our range of wipers are suitable for many applications including small spillages, grease, and tasks requiring colour coding. KLEENGUARD* Gloves, Respirators, Coveralls and Eye Wear provide ultimate comfort and protection encouraging workers to use PPE and comply with Health & Safety regulations.
KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL*, as part of the Kimberly-Clark Corporation is committed to responsible fibre procurement practices and sustainable use of natural resources. All KIMBERLY-CLARK PROFESSIONAL* KLEENEX® Toilet Tissue products made from recycled fibre produced in our Flint mill are now FSC Certified.


LCC Support Services is a privately owned and totally independent company offering the following benefits as an experienced and reputable company, specialising in the cleaning of schools, colleges and universities across the country.
•Proactive Monitoring and Reporting -ensuring compliance with KPIs and SLAs
•Partnering -by developing trust through honest, open communication and transparency
•Experience -best noted for having won the Golden Service Award for ‘Best Cleaned Premises in the Educational Sector’ for our work at Cambridge Regional College.
•Best Value - achieved by accountability, ownership, continuous improvement, innovation and transparency; with regard to economy and efficiency and any equal opportunities requirement and empowerment of the workforce through training and support.
•Robust Quality Procedures & Practices -accredited to ISO 9001and ISO 14001 and working towards accreditation for ISO 18001 and IIP - all our systems are standardised nationally.
•Computerised Monitoring Processes - incorporating the innovative use of wireless PDAs, streamlining our paper processes and data collection which is communicated and reported to our clients through our website
•In House Help Desk (24/7) - operating from a bespoke integrated business management system which automates and manages our Help Desk, Periodicals, Works Orders, Purchase Orders and complete electronic documented management system. For further information, please contact LCC Support Services Ltd on 01277 268899 or email [email protected]


MBG are Independent Cleaning & Hygiene Consultants, with more than 80 years combined experience in the cleaning and support services industry. Founded in the Netherlands, MBG operates throughout Europe, United Kingdom & Ireland, offering a wide range of cleaning consultancy services to a range of clients. The objective of MBG UK Limited is to deliver independent auditing and other soft service consultancy to clients throughout the United Kingdom. In the UK we use the abbreviation MBG for: “Management of Buildings and Grounds” We offer a wide range of consultancy services throughout the UK, Northern Ireland & Republic of Ireland.
Some specialist’s services are:
Training and Development
Independent monitoring of cleaning standards
Contract Tendering
Interim Management
Contractual Compliance Audits


NCC provides only a top quality service to meet the specific needs of our clients Founded in 1991, NCC is a totally Independent Cleaning & Support Services Consultancy. We have no connection with any manufacturer, cleaning organisation or other consultancy group. Our services are based on over 80 years combined experience of the senior partners each of whom has held operational management positions at a high level of authority within the cleaning and support services industry. Our approach therefore is very pragmatic. We specialise in the education market which includes Schools, Colleges and Universities and unlike other Consultants, when we provide our procurement service we stay to support our clients throughout the full term of the contract to ensure a satisfactory standard of service.


Numatic are the UK’s largest manufacturer of vacuum cleaners, floor machines, janitorial equipment and service trolleys - their extensive range catering for the domestic, commercial and industrial user.
At Numatic, design and development are carried out using the latest CADCAM systems and prototype modelling facilities. Production is also state of the art with many fully- automated processes producing over 4000 items per day. With 16,000 sq. metres of warehousing, Numatic hold high stock levels of their faster moving goods and selected specialised products … many carrying a two year warranty plus a guaranteed 10-year parts availability.
Training facilities in Chard and Warrington, enable end users and distributors’ staff to keep up-todate in the application and maintenance of all Numatic products.

Contact Numatic’s Sales Dept. on tel: 01460 68600 / email: [email protected] / http: www.numatic.co.uk - for further information. 


Ocean was established as a private limited company in March 1973 with the primary goal of offering professional, high quality cleaning services. Ocean has grown to its present turnover of £17 million employing approximately 2200 staff. This development has come from New Growth rather than acquisition and we remain firmly committed to our primary goal.Our core business is internal building cleaning, having partners for Washroom Services, Waste Management, Security, Grounds Maintenance and anything associated with building services.Key areas of operation are the Midlands, East and South East of England with our offices located in Luton, London, Portsmouth, Colchester and Stockport.The key to the company’s success is the selection of personnel followed by the training and continuous support. The training takes place both internally by our Training Manager and externally as appropriate.
We have also developed various monitoring systems over the years; these prove very useful at our monthly client meetings helping us strive for continuous improvement. These procedures and policies are monitored by external organisations.The Management structure of the company is strong and stable, our senior management team are experienced and professional and always working towards improving the company service.Our strong commitment to Investor in People has lead to the development of our Certificate of Achievement reward, this is for any member of staff going the extra mile, and allows our customers and management to say thank you to our staff for jobs well done. Our mission is to meet the demands of our contracts, continue to develop and improve our service whilst remaining competitive and look for further opportunities from our core business                                                           www.oceancc.com

Premier Group Services Limited

Cleaning Services
Security Services
Building Support Services
Janitorial/ washroom services.

www.premiergroupservices.co.uk      Freephone: 0800 197 6060

Rubbermaid Commercial Products - A Newell Rubbermaid Company is the leading cleaning equipment manufacturer in the United States, and since 2005, is growing rapidly across Europe. They are tightly focused on two core product categories:  premium cleaning & safety equipment and premium waste solutions.   A new Rubbermaid Commercial Products Innovation Centre based in Luxembourg has been established to developing innovative new products to meet the requirements of the European market, as well as those in the Middle East and Africa.  Rubbermaid is committed to providing productivity solutions to cleaning contractors and maintenance managers to help them reduce operating costs and increase safety.   

Rubbermaid Commercial Products is part of the $6 Billion Newell Rubbermaid Company family of Brands-that-Matter™.
Newell Rubbermaid Luxembourg Sarl
7, rue Guillaume Kroll
L-1882 Luxembourg
Tel: (+352) 26 89 39 68

Sodexo Limited is a dedicated provider of catering and facilities management services to the Higher Education Sector.  Our approach is bespoke for each institution we partner and is based on improving the student experience, delivering an environmental and ethically sound service, whilst improving the financial wellbeing of the University.  For more information on our services please contact Peter Connor on 07957 584539  or [email protected].


 TeXatherm System
The Future of Carpet Cleaning - systems that are seen but not heard
Dry in 30 mins. cleans disinfects and applies antistatic coating with up to 60% reduction in cleaning time.
Environmentally friendly carpet cleaning.
For a free demo , advice and consultation
tel. 07825795558
email  [email protected]


Truvox International is a leader in the design and production of top-quality floor care machines for both hard and soft floors. Truvox has a wide range of products including Orbis rotaries, Cimex three-brush machines, Multiwash and Solaris scrubber dryers, Hydromist carpet cleaners, Valet vacuums, Cimex and Multiwash escalator cleaners, sweepers and air movers.  The company’s long-term commitment to offering excellent floor care and cleaning products at competitive prices backed by unrivalled customer service has secured its recognition as an industry leader worldwide. 

Truvox is truly an international organization with a distribution network in over 60 countries throughout Europe, North America, Asia, the Middle and Far East and Australasia.  In January 2007, Truvox was acquired by the Tacony Corporation of St. Louis, Missouri, USA.  This acquisition has served to further enhance the range and scope of products offered by Truvox and its ability to offer customers superior equipment and services. 


 Vileda Professional offer a wide range of innovative cleaning products comprising floor maintenance pads, mopping systems, scourers, cloths & gloves for use within the Contract Cleaning, Public Sector, Healthcare and Catering markets.With over 30 years experience in the cleaning industry we know that professional users in different environments have different needs. We are focused on finding practical and cost effective solutions tailor-made for your requirements.

The innovative UltraSpeed flat mop system launched in 2006 has seen some new additions including the Safe Mop pad for use on all safety flooring and the Voleo mini trolley system. Spray Express now shares the same mop frame as the UltraSpeed system allowing full compatibility between the 2 systems.Vileda Professional have used their patented Evolon Production techniques to create 2 new microfibre cloths that are manufactured from unique micro-filaments with a fibre thickness of less than 0.15dtex (6x finer than traditional microfibres). Evolon 170 is an easy rinse durable microfibre and MicroRoll is a disposable microfibre, both are available colour coded RBGY.

Find out more at: www.vileda.com