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Posted by wms on February 5, 2020

WMS are pleased to announce the promotion of James Gibbon to Painting Manager. 

Having risen through the ranks James takes on one of our key roles within the business and will be responsible for managing the planned delivery of all our WMS painting contracts in Cornwall. 

WMS MD Michael Sussex said "James brings to this role enthusiasm, hard work and commitment, qualities he has shown since the day he walked through the door, we are really pleased for him and are sure he will make a great success of this opportunity." 

Well done James and good luck!

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WMS expands health and safety team!

Posted by wms on February 24, 2020

WMS are happy to announce the arrival of David Cumberland as Health and Safety Advisor, Cornwall and Devon.

David started work as a groundsman before enlisting in the RAF.

After over a decade of service David left the RAF and secured his NEBOSH qualification as the first step towards a career within health and safety.

Onward progression eventually saw David  working on a £5M project - achieving 600+  accident free days, with 200+ operatives on site at any one time.

David enjoys an active lifestyle keeping fit and looking after his 2 children.

WMS would like to wish David all the best in this key position for the business.

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Introducing Updates To Our Fleet

Westcountry Maintenance Services are excited to announce updates to our fleet of vehicles which have expanded greatly in recent years.

We are updating several of our Ford Transit 290’s, we have a new Ford Transit 350 (High top) for our external decorations team and also a new Ford Tipper which will join our Chudleigh fleet. Our distinctive Blue White and Yellow logos will go to strengthen our company branding and continued ethos of delivering high standards of work at competitive prices.

Look out for them on the road soon……

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WMS’ Contribution to this Year’s Parliamentary Review

October 11th 2018

WMS’ Contribution to this Year’s Parliamentary Review

Our MD, Michael Sussex, at WMS was asked to contribute to the 2017 / 2018 Parliamentary Review.  Every year, members of the business community are invited to write an article for The Parliamentary Review which gives organisations and individuals a platform to share knowledge, insight and best practice with partners and clients alike, with a view to raising industry standards.    Michael was honoured to be asked to make this significant contribution which was highlighting best practice within the Construction Industry.


Please click the link below to read the article. 


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WMS support the Yellow Welly Tour 2018

October 2018

Greg Norman, the Health & Safety Manager for WMS, recently undertook a gruelling challenge to ride 102 miles (9000+ft of climbing) in one day. This involved cycling from Appledore Station over Exmoor, to Minehead Station and back . Various members of Appledore Lifeboat crew along with some local cyclists undertook this challenge to raise money for the RNLI (Appledore Lifeboat Station).  

Overall, the sum raised by the team was over £12,000.

Well done to Greg and the crew!


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WMS Approved Signatories of the Prompt Payment Code

September 15, 2017

Westcountry Maintenance Services Limited are proud to have been appointed as Approved Signatories of the Prompt Payment Code.

Administered by the Chartered Institute of Credit Management Approved Signatories of the Prompt Payment Code adhere, exhibit and promote the principles of the Code and are continuously assessed on  six monthly basis to check compliance.

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