APSE Welcome WJ Group as an Approved Partner

18 February, 2019 - News - Craig Potts

The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) is delighted to welcome WJ Group to their Approved Partner scheme.

WJ Group is the UK’s leading specialist road marking business dedicated to permanent and temporary road markings, road studs, high friction and coloured demarcation surfacing, average speed cameras, asphalt joint repair and surface retexturing.

WJ operate nationally from strategically located regional depots, ensuring delivery of an exceptional service locally for a growing number of Local Authorities.

Wayne Johnston, Managing Director of WJ Group said, “Since our formation in 1987, WJ Group has evolved into one of the most successful innovators, manufacturers and providers of award-winning products and services in our sector. Having already had a highly rewarding relationship with APSE, the opportunity to deepen this relationship was one we were eager to pursue. We are in no doubt that this partnership will greatly improve our ability to support local authorities across the UK.”

Speaking of this exciting new partnership, APSE Chief Executive Paul O’Brien added, “Group’s motto is ‘think exceptional’, and here at APSE we think WJ Group will make for an exceptional Approved Partner; providing our members with world-class road-marking service. WJ Group’s extensive range of innovative products and services are already very popular amongst councils, and this partnership will only serve to cement WJ Group’s position as a reliable and cost-effective partner for local authority highway services.”

WJ Group has recently won a prestigious award in the “Championing Safety” category at the annual Highways England Awards, which is an event designed to celebrate excellence in safety, customer and delivery.

WJ’s “Transforming Safety in the Road Making Sector” entry was also shortlisted for the ‘Chairman’s Award’ which may indicate the real potential for Local Authorities to ensure the safe delivery of road markings, good asset management, innovation and road user satisfaction.