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Oxford Direct Services plays major role in world’s first residential ‘pop up’ on-street electric vehicle charging points

8th November 2019

Oxford Direct Services (ODS) has played a major role as Principal Contractor for the world’s first residential trial of ‘pop up’ on-street electric vehicle charging points.

The ‘OxPops’ trial comprises six ‘UEone’ retractable (‘pop up’) pavement bollards installed on the north eastern end of Lonsdale Road in

Phase two of construction starting at Floyd’s Row

28th October 2019

Phase two of construction at 1 Floyd’s Row is starting this week and will see the creation of more living and office space.

Phase one comprised of demolition work across the building and the assessment

Recycling is an all-year round commitment

11th October 2019

Recycling is an all-year round commitment 
 
Recycle Week wrapped up after a jam-packed programme of roadshows and resident tours at recycling plants led by Oxford Direct Services’ (ODS) Recycling Team.

The UK’s annual celebration serves to remind communities of the significance and impact of

Volunteers needed for Grandpont Nature Reserve improvement day as city aims to create waterways corridors of nature

11th October 2019

Nature-loving volunteers are needed to lend a hand at the Grandpont Nature Park helping to improve the park and begin creating “corridors of nature” alongside the city’s waterways.

Supporting biodiversity

Making improvements to areas alongside the city’s waterways – particularly the River Thames and Oxford

Another award win for ODS

3rd October 2019

Oxford Direct Services (ODS) has been named “Winner of Best Service Team” in the Street Cleansing and Streetscene Service category at the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) Awards held in Newcastle in September.

The award, sponsored by Enevo, recognises the work ODS does on behalf of Oxford City

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