Lab Clearance Case Study: Oxford Clearance

Fume cupboard being lifted using cherry picker

No job is too big, no door is too small! Read about how cherry pickers were used to remove fume cupboards from this first story lab prior to the building being demolished.

Case Study: Devon Equipment Clearance

John M H Article Devon Case Study

This week we travelled in convoy down to Tiverton, Devon for a lab clearance for a long standing customer. John was kind enough to walk us through his collection of laboratory equipment which is now surplus to requirements. 

Class 2 Clearance

Eurofins Clearance 2

Collection Time! We were tasked with the clearance of eight Class II Safety Cabinets from the Eurofins site in Teddington. We were able to go there and back in a day, arriving on site at 9AM and clearing by 1:30PM. This allowed the customer to move forward with their lab relocation operations with minimal fuss. […]

HPLC Delivery to the University of Cambridge

Two people standing with HPLC laboratory equipment

We recently delivered an HPLC system to Agnes Tyburn the University of Cambridge. Agnes’ current research involves RNA and she needed a capable HPLC at a good price to take her work to the next level. She hopes to detect nucleotides with the HPLC’s VWD.

Experts in Exports: Applikon Bioreactors go to Germany

experts in exports: applikon bioreactors go to germany

We recently sold a number of Applikon bioreactors to a company in Germany. These machines are sensitive, weighty and valuable, so packing them properly was absolutely essential to ensure safe passage across the sea and to their new home. We began by cleaning down and wrapping with high density foam and cellophane before loading the […]

Lab clearance at RAF Caversham

lab clearance at raf caversham

Richmond Scientific were tasked with the removal of ducted fume hoods from two rooms of the RAF Caversham site in Bicester. We were an active participant in a construction operation, working with the contractor to prepare the buildings for demolition. It took four of us five days to remove sixteen cupboards from the site. Because […]

Tricky delivery to the Liverpool School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

tricky delivery to liverpool school of hygiene and tropical medicine

We are proud to count Liverpool School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine as a customer. On this occasion, we had to deliver this large 125 litre Astell autoclave from our site in Chorley to Liverpool. To accomplish this we hired a HIAB, a lorry fitted with a medium sized crane. On unloading, a large hydraulic […]

Lab clearance at Concept Life Sciences

case study | lab clearance at concept life sciences

Concept Life Sciences Case Study – lab clearance  Richmond Scientific were asked to carry out a lab clearance by Concept Life Sciences, who are located in Derbyshire.   We were tasked with the disposal of a range of contaminate – Consumables and glassware – WEEE waste – Chemicals – Lab equipment – Miscellaneous plastic items […]