Emergency Drainage Maintenance

Blocked drain, Blocked toilet, Blocked sink? 

A blocked drain or internal flooding can cause major damage and disruption to your property if not treated as soon as possible. Subscan provide a comprehensive blocked drain, sewer clearing and any internal flooding services to ensure that your facilities are back in working order in no time! No job is too big or small for the Subscan team.

Wherever possible, we aim to minimise disruption to domestic properties and surrounding communities whilst ensuring blockages are removed as efficiently and quickly as possible. Plus we offer a comprehensive 24/7 emergency response.

Contact us on 0344 499 5220 – 24 hours a day if you require emergency drainage maintenance.

Emergency Drainage Response

With highly trained operatives strategically located throughout the whole of the UK, Subscan are never far away. In an emergency our specialist reactive engineers will be with you as soon as possible. They will identify the source of the blockages and then they won’t leave until you have a working drainage system. We clear baths, sinks, soil vent pipes, toilets and any internal waste pipes. As well as manholes and gully drains.
All our vans are fully equipped with a 35HP ultra high pressure jetting system, with 88 gallon water tank, and hydraulic hose reel. Delivering our clients high quality and high performance.

GPS Tracking

All of Subscan’s reactive drainage vans are fully equipped with the latest GPS technology.

Our professionally trained helpdesk coordinators can fully track our team of drainage operatives via our JobWatch dashboard. Ensuring that they reach the emergency response call-out within an allotted timescale no matter where they are in the UK.

Avoid emergency call outs

Avoid emergency call outs with cost effective sewer cleaning to keep your drains ahead of the game. It means that your drains get cleaned and checked out regularly. Meaning any issues can be resolved before they turn into major problems.

Regular sewer cleaning keeps your drainage system in a health condition and minimises the chance of any major blockages occurring.

For more information about our Planned Preventative Maintenance click here.

Case Study

Construction Marine Ltd

Project type:
CCTV survey and desilting

Various sites over the UK


As part of an ongoing maintenance contract for Network Rail, Subscan ensure that all drainage solutions along the East coast railways from London to Newcastle are maintained.

Subscan have been appointed by Construction Marine Ltd to work on a project for Network Rail sites and structures as part of an ongoing project of a number of years.


To ensure that the drainage solutions along the East Coast railway from London to Newcastle are maintained, Subscan are tasked to carry out CCTV condition surveys and desilting of culverts along the route.

Some of the work locations are very rural and inaccessible but our fleet of off-road units makes the tasks easier to complete. We have a 100% success rate with CML on all projects we carry out and ensure all project are completed on time, with no impact on train schedules.

Client Testimonial

“The Subscan UDS team of surveyors and drainage engineers helped our minor works team out again and did a thoroughly professional job. We will continue to work with Subscan on LNE projects throughout the region.”

Lee Sanderson, Building & Civils Project Manager, Construction Marine Ltd