Home Business Chill Game: New Naming Appeal for Scottish Winter Gritting Fleet NewsPipa

Chill Game: New Naming Appeal for Scottish Winter Gritting Fleet NewsPipa

NewsPipa

Amey, an infrastructure support services provider based in Oxford, Oxfordshire, has announced the return of its popular glitter naming appeal.

To date, this has resulted in over 3,000 winter-themed glitter names submitted by the Scottish public for consideration.

Entries for this winter will be accepted until Monday the 16th.th January 2023.

infrastructure support.Via Unsplash

The newly named Glitter joins classics like “Sir Gritz Hoy,” “Yes Sir, Ice Cum Boogie,” “Skid Vicious,” and “Sweet Child of the Line.”

Here are last year’s competition winners and new additions to the fleet for the 2022/2023 winter season:

  • “Jack Jarvice” and “Victor McSprayed” (Jack Jarvis & Victor McDade from “Still Game” on TV)
  • “Gritney Spears” (Britney Spears)
  • “Sir David Attenbrrrrr” (Sir David Attenborough)
  • “Snowy Tribbiani” (From TV “Friends”)
  • “Betty Whiteout” (“Golden Girl” Betty White)
  • “Snowing Me, Snowing You” (Abba’s Song)

The Scottish tradition of giving creative and fun names to glitter fleets has gone viral on social media and made headlines around the world.

In December 2020, Amey’s Southwest Fleet, with its distinctive bright orange paintwork, received the attention of IRN-BRU® with the addition of glitter “Grits You Thru” to the Winter Fleet.

And for 2021, another iconic Scottish treat joins the fleet with the staff of family-owned bakery Tunnock’s ‘Caramelt Wafer’.

Glitter names can be submitted to Amey online at the SW Trunk Roads website (www.swtrunkroads.scot).

This website also hosts a free online Santa’s Grotto. It features festive activities for young people, including coloring sheets, quizzes, and things to make and do. The cave is here.

Preparing for winter this year, Amy has collected 24,000 tons of road salt, 231,000 liters of brine, and 75,000 liters of potassium acetate, monitored by eight Winter Service Duty Officers (WSDOs) and working 24/7 on the network. exists.

Amey’s Polmadie Depot’s 17,500-tonne capacity salt pan continues to provide support in dealing with severe weather throughout the network.

The winter service consists of 26 frontline routes, 15 patrol routes and 12 footway routes (197 km of winter treatment required).

The service is provided by 56 Econ glitter and snowplows, 16 new Footpath glitters, 12 tractors and 115 highway operators. The Winter Patrol vehicles are equipped with state-of-the-art mobile condition monitoring equipment and are equipped with dash cams.

Additionally, an innovative liquid brine solution is used on all roads and sidewalks to more effectively dislodge ice and snow.

Scottish Glitter Fleet Traffic Scotland Glitter Tracker.

RELATED ARTICLES
NewsPipa Sign up for Inside Washington's daily emails to get exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inboxReceive free Inside Washington emailsWith Joe...
NewsPipa Together, we've been in business for over 60 years and participated in thousands of callouts.Congratulations to Station Officer Daniel McAuley, CRO Colm McBride...
NewsPipa The social protection minister said he was "extremely concerned" by Sinn Fein leader Mary Lou Macdonald's comments "regarding varying degrees of murder". Heather Humphries...
NewsPipa Delhi: Coal stocks with domestic dry fuel-based power plants, as of October 31, were 25.6 million tonnes, the government said, adding that...
NewsPipa YOUTUBER says he spent $1,700 on vintage Kardashians clothes and found the worst item packed into Kim's designer boots. Beauty YouTuber Laura Lee has...
NewsPipa THE Lake of Menteith Hotel has forged ties with neighboring hotels since its acquisition by the Karma Group. Aberfoyle Golf Club is currently offering...

Latest

NewsPipa Jeddah:Actress Maya Ali from the Pakistani drama industry obtained the blessing of Umrah. Maya Ali shared photos and videos of performing Umrah and Masjid...
NewsPipa Islamabad: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif termed Imran Khan's recent statement as a continuation of the attacks on the parliamentary system. In his...
NewsPipa ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister Attaullah Tarar says that as soon as General Bajwa resigned, Tehreek-e-Insaf members have put an end to...
NewsPipa All India National Congress Committee President Mallikarjan Kharge called for a meeting of the Congress Steering Committee. In which he advised all...
NewsPipa Lahore: (Web Desk) PML-N leader and former advisor to Punjab Chief Minister Waseem Ahmed Khan has joined PTI.Waseem Ahmad Khan announced...
NewsPipa ISLAMABAD, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 4th Dec, 2022 ) :Islamabad Tennis Association (ITA) is organizing the 35th Federal Cup...
NewsPipa Web Desk: It has been 30 years since the invention of SMS. It's been 30 years since text messaging was...
NewsPipa The Supreme Court had handed down the verdict in the Faisal Vavda case on 25 November.__Photo: FileThe Supreme Court issued a short written...
NewsPipa In the ongoing FIH Men's Nation Hockey Cup in South Africa, the Pakistan hockey team won its first victory in the tournament, defeating...
NewsPipa Anatolia 15:49 | 4 December 2022 Indonesian authorities raised the alert level...
NewsPipa A woman named Alina, who was allegedly set on fire by her mother-in-law three days ago in Kharian, has succumbed...
NewsPipa Follow us: Facebook, TwitterGoogle NewsNational Voice is now also available on Telegram. Click here to join our channel @qaumiawaz and stay updated...