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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.
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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.

Award winning winter services

Winners of the British Institute of FM Awards, GRITIT delivers 99.99% customer satisfaction, and offers facility and property managers the peace of mind that their duty of care is being met. GRITIT utilises precise weather forecasting technology to ensure that we service your site based on the most accurate data available. While the industry standard operating practice is to grit based on red trigger levels, GRITIT will keep you covered on amber level warnings as well.

path-grittingWe understand that every site and company is different, which is why our service is bespoke and based on the specifics of your site. Our operatives are highly professional and take the greatest care when visiting your site. We only use the highest quality white salt, which minimises carpet staining and is the most sustainable product available. GRITIT provides you with budget certainty, while our service levels and national coverage give you the assurance that we’ll be there for you 24/7, even in the harshest of winters.

What sets GRITIT™ apart?

Working with GRITIT completely safeguards your company, ensuring that you remain fully compliant regarding your duty of care towards staff and visitors to your site. We offer industry-leading service delivery guarantees at manageable fixed cost rates. Our winter services programme is specifically designed for property and facility managers and managed by a dedicated account director.

Industry leading technology

We deploy advanced technology to ensure exceptional service efficiency and complete job visibility. Your GRITIT software keeps you fully up to date with site activity, on any device, anywhere. The innovative GRITIT system automates winter processes for you from pre-job weather analysis to job completion, with audit level reporting and winter risk assessments provided as standard.


Satisfaction guaranteed

The GRITITwinter desk is open to you 24/7 and our 99.99% client satisfaction levels are the highest in the business. Our winter gritting operatives are trained and certified to your own health and safety standards, with industry-leading RIDDOR/LTI and near miss rates.

A national company with local knowledge

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As the nation’s largest winter gritting company with 100s of operatives, strategically located depots, salt stocks and high-spec snow clearance apparatus, GRITIT is uniquely placed to serve clients with single or multiple sites across the country. Our winter operatives not only have local weather knowledge, but also the benefit of in-depth specialist sector experience, to ensure that we can take care of the winter gritting for any facility regardless of size, location or difficulty. GRITIT is a trusted partner of companies across the UK, from the largest oil terminals in the far north, to distribution and transport hubs such as Amazon and Midland Rail, through to national retail sites such as IKEA.

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