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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential upgrade work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Hull

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Hull.

The ageing metal pipework is being upgraded to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now while getting the network ready for the future.

The work which began on Monday the 11th of March and is scheduled to take 8 weeks to complete and has been planned in collaboration with Hull City Council.

So that engineers can carry out the work safely and efficiently, and to protect the public, some temporary traffic management will now be put in place.

From Monday the 22nd of April we will need to implement a road closure on Perth Street West for 3 weeks until Friday the 10th of May.

A signed diversion will be in place for motorists and updates can be found on one.network.co.uk

Scott Kitchingman, Business Operations Lead for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Hull.

“We want to assure residents and road users that we will be working hard to complete this essential scheme as safely and as quickly as possible.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

 

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Hartlepool.

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The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable, plastic pipes to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now, while getting the network ready for the future.

Our work on Park Road, Hartlepool started on the 8th of April at the junction of Elwick Road. The temporary traffic lights will be removed as of the 17th of April and a full rolling road closure on Park Road will be in place from the junction of Queensbury for approximately six weeks, working in 200 metre sections, up to Wansbeck Gardens. There will be access to residents only for parking within the closed section and access will be via York Road only.  Our work has been planned in collaboration Hartlepool Borough Council.

Steven Storey, Site Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Hartlepool.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

 

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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential upgrade work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Pontefract

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Pontefract.

The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable plastic pipes, to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now while getting the network ready to transport alternative greener fuels in the future.

The work is due to start on Monday the 29th of April and is expected to take approximately 7 weeks to complete. It has been planned in collaboration with Wakefield Council.

So that engineers can carry out the work safely and efficiently, and to protect the members of the public, some traffic management measures will be put in place. Advance warning signs will be displayed prior to works starting.

From Monday the 29th of April there will be temporary traffic lights on Knottingley Road, these will be in place for the full duration of the project. The temporary traffic lights will move along in sections, starting near Reg Greenwood Repair shop, and will head towards and finish at Cobblers Lane.

Craig Skinner, Central Operations Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Pontefract.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential maintenance work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Stockton.

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Stockton.

The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable, plastic pipes to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now, while getting the network ready for the future.

The work on Norton Road will start on the 15 April working on the odd side of the road between properties 305 to 371. It has been planned in collaboration with Stockton Borough Council.

Nigel Pearson, Site Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Stockton.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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Emergency gas work – Junction of Riding Dene A695, Stocksfield

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Engineers from Northern Gas Networks, the gas distributor for the north of England, are carrying out emergency gas works on the Junction of Riding Dene, Stocksfield today (Friday 12th April 2024).

Work is part of an ongoing investigation into a gas escape in the area. The Junction of Riding Dene is therefore temporarily closed on the A695, and traffic is being diverted down Station Bank.

A full traffic diversion map is available:

Michael Brown, Site Manager at Northern Gas Networks said: “We apologise for any inconvenience caused to customers while we assess and carry out repairs at the junction of Riding Dene on the A695.

“We’re working to complete the project as quickly and safely as possible and thank our customers for bearing with us until the work is finished and we can reopen the road.”

For more updates follow @NGNgas on X and northerngasnetworks/facebook.com

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If you have any questions or would like to talk to us, please call our Customer Care team on 0800 040 7766

If you smell gas or suspect Carbon Monoxide, call the National Gas Emergency number on 0800 111 999 immediately.

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Essential gas mains repair work in Stanley, Durham

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the North of England’s gas distributor, are working on an essential high pressure gas main repair on the A693, Hill Top, Stanley to ensure the safety and integrity of the gas network.  Due to the location of the gas main in the road, we have temporary four way traffic lights on this road near the allotments. We expect the work to be completed by the 29th April.

Kristian Ainsworth, Site manager at Northern Gas Networks, said “The safety of our customers and engineers is our number one priority, and erecting temporary traffic lights is essential in ensuring the public and our workforce stay safe at all times.

“We would like to thank customers for their patience at this time and apologise for any inconvenience experienced. We will keep businesses and road users updated throughout the work.”

For further information about the project please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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Emergency work to restore gas in Albion Court, Halifax

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The North of England’s gas distributer, Northern Gas Networks (NGN) is carrying out emergency works at the Albion Court tower block building in Halifax today (Friday 12th April 2024) after a reported gas escape.

The gas supply to 29 impacted properties has been turned off while engineers assess the network and subsequently carry out repairs.

Chris Green, Operations Manager at Northern Gas Networks said: “Our engineers are on site working hard to resolve the issue and ensure impacted customers have everything they need in the meantime. We are working closely with the landlord, Together Housing.

“We will work as quickly as possible to restore gas to customers and we apologise for this interruption.

“Our customer care team is on hand to provide support to residents affected and anyone who requires additional support can speak to a member of our on-site team or call 0800 040 7766.”

If you smell gas or suspect Carbon Monoxide, call the National Gas Emergency number on 0800 111 999 immediately.

 

 

 

 

 

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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential maintenance work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Stockton

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Stockton.

The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable, plastic pipes to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now, while getting the network ready for the future.

The work on Norton Road will start on the 15th of April working on the odd side of the road between properties 305 to 371. It has been planned in collaboration with Stockton Borough Council.

So that engineers can carry out the work safely and efficiently, and to protect the public, some traffic management measures will be put in place.

As of the 15th of April there will be multi way lights in place on Norton Road from the junction of  Derwent Street to Wesley Place for four weeks. Please allow extra time for your journey.

Nigel Pearson, Site Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Stockton.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

 

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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential upgrade work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Castleford

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Castleford.

The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable plastic pipes, to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now while getting the network ready to transport alternative greener fuels in the future.

The work began on Tuesday 2 April and is expected to take approximately 14 weeks to complete. It has been planned in collaboration with Wakefield Council.

So that engineers can carry out the work safely and efficiently, and to protect the members of the public, some traffic management measures will be put in place.

From Tuesday April there will be temporary traffic lights on Barnsdale Road for approximately 9 weeks. These will move along in sections, starting at the Castleford Car Centre near Allerton Bywater and will head towards and finish at Bridge Street roundabout.

Advance warning signs have been displayed prior to works starting.

Craig Skinner, Central Operations Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Castleford.

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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Northern Gas Networks to carry out essential upgrade work to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply in Hartlepool.

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Northern Gas Networks (NGN), the gas distributor for the North of England, is carrying out essential work to ensure the continued safe and reliable supply of gas to customers in Hartlepool.

The ageing metal pipework is now being replaced by new, more durable, plastic pipes to ensure a safe and reliable supply of gas to customers now, while getting the network ready for the future.

The work on Park Road will start on the 2nd of April at the junction of Elwick Road. This work will last for approximately eight weeks. It has been planned in collaboration Hartlepool Borough Council.

So that engineers can carry out the work safely and efficiently, and to protect the public, some traffic management measures will be put in place.

As of the 2nd of April, there will be multiway lights in place on Park Road at the junction of Elwick Road and a closure at the junction of Queensberry Avenue and Park Road for approximately two weeks. Following this as of the 15th of April there will be a full rolling road closure on Park Road from the Junction of Queensberry Avenue, working in 200-metre sections, up to Wansbeck Gardens. There will be access to residents only for parking within the closed section and access will be Via York Road only.

Steven Storey, Site Manager for Northern Gas Networks, said: “We would like to apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused during these essential works. However, it is vital we complete them in order to continue to maintain a safe and reliable gas supply to the residents of Hartlepool.”

For further information about the work please contact NGN’s Customer Care Team on 0800 040 7766 or email: customercare@northerngas.co.uk.

Anyone that smells gas or suspects carbon monoxide should call the National Gas Emergency Service immediately on 0800 111 999. This line is in operation 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

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