Falco were delighted when their cycle hubs developed for the London Borough of Waltham Forest Mini Holland scheme took the award for the best London Cycle Parking facility. The eminent judging panel praised the latest design in cycle hubs as “well located, well executed, visible and welcoming”.
Falco is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Leese as our new Technical Sales Manager based at our head office in Leekbrook. Gary joins us with over 10 years experience in the manufacturing and construction industry having previously worked as an Area Sales and key Account Manager for a market leading manufacturer of construction equipment selling products across the UK, USA and Middle Eastern Markets.
Falco cycle parking employees put their baking skills to the test and took part in the National Macmillan Coffee Morning on the 26th September raising over £560 for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Falco were delighted to have been nominated at the recent inaugural Cycle Planning Awards. Held in Waltham Forest town hall last week the awards were the first in the country to recognise excellence in all things associated with cycling infrastructure.
The new upgraded FalcoLevel-Premium+ two-tier cycle rack has been designed to meet the rigorous demands of the Dutch National standard for secure cycle parking ‘FietsParKeur’.
Falco is pleased to announce our installation team member, Dale Roberts, has passed his rigid ‘Category C’ (formally ‘Class 2’) HGV and three part theory test first time round! The Category C license is made up of four elements – an LGV theory test, an LGV practical test, a perception test and practical road driving test which allows Dale to drive any large good vehicles with a trailer having a maximum authorised mass of up to 750 kilograms (1,653lb).
Falco is delighted to have signed a contract with Abellio ScotRail for the provision of cycle parking systems across its network of 346 stations in Scotland. The project, which got underway last month, involves the surveying of stations, proposing solutions and the manufacture, supply and installation of cycle parking systems to help implement Abellio ScotRail’s cycling strategy.
Falco is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Downie as our new Business Development Manager based in Scotland. Paul joins us with over many years experience in the cycling industry. In particular he has recently been involved in a number of large cycling infrastructure projects during his most recent position as a Community Links Project Officer at Sustrans Scotland.
Europe’s most successful solar powered cycle path LED light - the highly effective FalcoPathfinder – has now received further recognition, this time from Bats! Protecting bats and other sonar using birds and animals is an essential aspect of a product of this nature and this functionality is integral to the design of the FalcoPathfinder design - without the need for an additional ‘hat’.