Winter Gritting Experts

Reliability, Technology & Scalability -  The Secret Sauce That Sets A  GRITIT™ Winter Apart

September 27, 2019

GRITIT™ is the largest and first company in the UK to specialise exclusively in winter gritting and snow clearance. This generates more than 80% of our turnover and thanks to this focus we have built an enviable reputation for providing market leading winter solutions. Today we work with some of the UK’s leading companies, helping them to keep their sites, safe, compliant and fully operational during the winter months.

Our fixed cost services include proactive temperature-activated winter gritting, car park, footpath and facility snow clearance, both manual and mechanical, with a 24/7 operations centre backed up by full liability protection. We also provide grounds maintenance, pothole repairs and environmental services during the rest of the year.

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How GRITIT Bosses Snow Clearance  At Night, Every Night

August 20, 2019

When everyone else is very sensibly asleep, GRITIT's professional winter gritting operatives own the night, to make sure your facility is safe and always protected from snow and ice.

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Nationwide Gritting Services from GRITIT

August 09, 2019

Nationwide gritting operator GRITIT is the market-leading gritting and snow clearance operator with regional operatives, armed with regional knowledge, and able to cover any part of the UK

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Gritting Around The World

July 30, 2019

Although some countries use very country-specific methods and apparatus, gritting around the world is carried out in largely the same fashion. Globally, the highest priority for gritting and snow removal tends to be urban routes, and most cities in countries that have regular snowfall maintain a fleet of gritting and snow clearing vehicles. Gritters are the first vehicles to be dispatched when snow hits, working the road for public safety and to keep the roads open.

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Britain Has A Gritting Museum!

July 29, 2019

It may not top the charts of visitor attractions in the UK but Ripon, Yorkshire, boasts the world's only gritter museum, thanks to the proud restoration efforts of Econ Engineering Ltd. Opened in 2012, the gritting museum based in Ripon, Yorkshire, showcases Econ Engineering's engineering heritage, which includes a patent for the world's first flail mower in 1961 and its first salt spreader in 1970. The Econ gritting museum is a permanent showroom for fully restored vintage road maintenance vehicles, gritters, spreaders and snowploughs.

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