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’.
Hull Cycle Hub officially opened its doors on the 10th July by Hull West and Hessle MP Alan Johnson, providing cycle-rail users with everything they might need as part of their daily commute.
Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games cycling double silver medallist Louise Haston and shooting silver and bronze medallist Jennifer McIntosh welcome two Falco legacy cycle racks at the Meadowbank Stadium in Edinburgh!
The London Borough of Ealing is the first London Borough / UK Local Authority / UK organisation, to install the innovative FalcoPathfinder solar powered LED cycle path lights. On the 'Y' shaped path on Ridding Lane, seven lights were installed to demonstrate these highly effective wayfinding markers and proved instantly successful.