St. Helena’s arrival in Kangerlussuaq kicks off Arctic X Prix countdown

August 12, 2021
Extreme E’s floating centrepiece, the St. Helena, has arrived in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland, with just under one month to go until its Arctic X Prix – the first ever international motorsport event to be staged in the country. The St. Helena departed Dakar, Senegal, following the Ocean X Prix in mid-June and travelled across the North...

Black superyacht refitted by Southern Contracts

August 1, 2021
Renowned marine galley and laundry specialists, Southern Contracts, have concluded work onboard another huge motor yacht.   Sailing under the UK flag, this eye catching British Pleasure Craft is a state of the art vessel, measuring 23 metres and is finished in stealth black with a very sleek and sexy appearance.   Southern Contracts were...

Southern Contracts Fly to the Rescue

July 30, 2021
Southern Contracts faced a very tight deadline last week for the Royal Navy.   Due to delays in stainless steel production and delivery, many companies are currently experiencing delays in receiving every day products, and Southern Contracts were one of those affected.   On order was a stainless steel washing machine for the Royal Navy...

Southern Contracts Sponsor Annual Breamore Show

July 25, 2021
Southern Contracts’ director, Adam Elphinstone and his family live in the picturesque village of Breamore on the edge of the New Forest.   This year Adam approached his neighbour, Andrea Dymott who runs the annual Breamore Show and Southern Contracts were the successful sponsors of the whole of Ring Two.   Founded in 1989 by...

New ward dishwashers for our local hospitals

July 21, 2021
Leading commercial dishwasher and laundry suppliers, Southern Contracts, are thrilled that University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust have retained them to replace a substantial amount of their equipment.   Wards in Bournemouth and Poole hospitals possess their own dishwashers to keep cross contamination between wards to a minimum.  Each of these needs to now be...

New recruit for Southern Contracts

July 20, 2021
Bournemouth based commercial laundry and kitchen appliance providers, Southern Contracts, are pleased to introduce their newest recruit.   With demand for their services and products escalating during the pandemic, Southern Contracts have experienced the largest growth, during their nearly sixty year history.   Local girl, Kelly Young has joined the family run company as their...

Miele’s latest Hygiene Guide

July 19, 2021
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CLH Magazine Advert

July 15, 2021
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Southern Contracts onboard Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth

July 13, 2021
CUNARD must be devastated to cancel the first of their cruises this week, following an outbreak of coronavirus amongst the crew on one of their flagship cruise liners.   Despite extensive preparation prior to their cruises getting underway, the Queen Elizabeth has had to cancel the first of their UK coastline cruises due to take...

CYBER ESSENTIALS PLUS CERTIFICATION FOR SOUTHERN CONTRACTS

May 27, 2021
BOURNEMOUTH based Southern Contracts, are pleased to advise they have been awarded certification for Cyber Essentials Plus security. Cyber Essentials is a government and industry backed initiative, assisting businesses to protect themselves against the growing threat of cyber attacks. It provides clear guidelines of the controls an organisation should have in place to protect themselves....

SOUTHERN CONTRACTS EMBARK ON A SPIRIT OF DISCOVERY

May 21, 2021
WITH the first cruise ship leaving Southampton yesterday since lockdown last year, galley and laundry fit out specialists, Southern Contracts announce they are appointed by Saga Cruises to carry out a full service of their appliances aboard one of their newest additions to their fleet, in anticipation of their imminent cruise relaunch.

SOUTHERN CONTRACTS COMPLETE EXTREME MAKEOVER

April 10, 2021
BOURNEMOUTH based Southern Contracts, is happy to announce its involvement in the galley and laundry refit on board Extreme E’s floating centrepiece the St. Helena. Southern Contracts provided and installed the appliances at the Cammell Laird Shipyard in Birkenhead, commissioned by Extreme E to transport its freight, including the all-electric SUVs named ODYSSEY 21, around...

SOUTHERN CONTRACTS STEP IN TO ENABLE WORK TO RECOMMENCE AFTER 2 WEEK COVID SHUT DOWN ON FLOATING PRODUCTION FACILITY IN NORTH SEA

March 10, 2021
SOUTHERN Contracts were required to spring into action when production was forced to cease on a North Sea platform due to a Covid-19 outbreak at the end of January. When four crew members from Ithaca Energy’s FPF-1 Floating Production Facility in the North Sea tested positive for Coronavirus, Southern Contracts were drafted in to help....

SOUTHERN CONTRACTS APPOINTED BY BABCOCK INTERNATIONAL FOR £18M ROYAL NAVY CONTRACT

February 10, 2021
BOURNEMOUTH based, Southern Contracts are again delighted to announce a further contract with Babcock International, who have secured an agreement with the Ministry of Defence, Defence Equipment and Support for the Asset Availability Service (AAS), involving the support and maintenance of Domestic Equipment fitted to Royal Navy ships and submarines. As part of Babcock’s new...

QUALITY ASSURANCE FROM SOUTHERN CONTRACTS

February 10, 2021
SOUTHERN Contracts is delighted to announce the recent renewal of their ISO 9001 accreditation. The ISO 9001 protocol is a certified quality management system (QMS), established for organisations wishing to demonstrate their ability to consistently provide products and services that meet the needs of their customers and other relevant stakeholders. Before a company can be...

RRS SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH FITTED OUT BY FAMILY RUN SUPPLIER

February 10, 2021
SOUTHERN Contracts, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of industrial laundry, catering and commercial cleaning equipment has recently revealed their connection to RRS Sir David Attenborough. The family-run company, whose head office was established in 1964 in Bournemouth, was chosen from a long list of contenders to supply and fit all the catering and laundry...

FAMILY RUN SOUTHERN CONTRACTS KEEP THINGS AFLOAT

February 10, 2021
WITH a second lockdown already being in force in parts of the country, never has it been more important to keep our hospitals and care homes functioning at all times. Southern Contracts, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of industrial laundry, catering and commercial cleaning equipment has continued to operate at full strength throughout lockdown....

NEW WEBSITE UNVEILED FOR SOUTHERN CONTRACTS

February 10, 2021
SOUTH Coast based Southern Contracts is pleased to unveil its new website.