News

Welcome to the news page where we will keep you informed of the latest developments plus new projects, movers and shakers and our statistics on issues such as employment, training and quality.

Doncaster Ambulance Station, Clay Lane West

Posted on Monday, March 11th, 2019

We are pleased to have been awarded the mechanical and electrical installation works at Doncaster Ambulance Station working alongside Geo Houlton & Sons Ltd for the Yorkshire Ambulance Service NHS Trust.

The Ambulance Station is having a complete refurbishment, the main hub works will remodel the existing ambulance station to a new hub design comprising operational staff changing rooms and refreshment areas as well as management offices, training and meeting rooms.

The garage will be reconfigured to assist the easy flow of vehicles through vehicle preparation and fleet with one-way circulation. Separate vehicle preparation and fleet store rooms for stock, equipment and cleaning materials will be provided and external areas will be laid out to provide staff parking and separate bays for operational vehicles with shorelines.

Additional works are also required in the existing ambulance station to construct a new server room.

The Ambulance Service will remain operational throughout the entire period of the Contract.

Our works include – strip out, LV distribution, general low voltage power, earthing & bonding, surge protection, lighting including emergency and external, structured cabling system, MDT antenna wiring, air waves system modifications, disabled facilities, entertainment systems, access control, fire alarm, smoke damper wiring, containment, above ground drainage, domestic water services, ventilation services, comfort cooling services, LTHW heating services, natural gas services, BMS auto controls, bunded oil tanks & hose reel kits, sanitaryware, thermal insulation, water treatment, testing & commissioning

Our work will start in March to be completed by November 2019.

Chas Accreditation

Posted on Monday, March 4th, 2019

We are delighted to have successfully renewed our Chas Accreditation for another year.

45 New Build Houses, Greenview Mount, Gipton, Leeds

Posted on Friday, February 1st, 2019

We continue our strong relationship with Esh Build by securing the mechanical and electrical installation works for 45 new build affordable houses.

The 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes will be a mix of shared ownership and rent-to-buy properties to help people get on the housing ladder. The houses will be built on vacant land owned by Leeds Federated.

Leeds Federated is a housing association with around 4,200 properties across Leeds, Wakefield and North Yorkshire.

These homes are part of Leeds Federated Shared Ownership Affordable Homes Programme 2016-21 which is partly funded by £1.5 million in grant funding from the Homes and Communities Agency. Leeds Federated is also working in partnership with Leeds City Council on the scheme.

Carlton Primary Academy, Fish Dam Lane, Barnsley

Posted on Monday, January 7th, 2019

We are pleased to have been awarded the electrical installations works at Carlton Primary Academy working directly for the Pioneer Academies Community Trust.

Our works include – strip out existing services, new suspended ceilings, containment systems, LV Distribution, earthing, small power, lighting including internal, external and emergency, data installation, fire alarm installation, fire barrier, access control, telecoms, intruder alarm, CCTV, visitor registration system and testing & commissioning.

Works starts in January and are to be completed by April 2019, the school will remain operational throughout, therefore the works are phased to accommodate the pupil’s activities with minimal disruption.

Regent Terrace, Leeds – for St Georges Crypt

Posted on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

We continue our strong relationship with Strategic Team Group by securing the electrical and mechanical installation works at the new development at Regent Terrace.

St Georges Crypt are a charity in the City of Leeds, working with the homeless, the vulnerable and those suffering from addiction.

Regent House, is a home for alcohol dependent gentlemen. The 24/7 staff support the residents and allows for a tailored support plan to enable the residents to move to appropriate tenancies and become self-sufficient. Regent House works in close partnership with various agencies across Leeds to deliver the support required for this group of people.

The old home at Regent Terrace has been demolished and is to be rebuilt into 14 self-contained flats. This positive experience of self-reliance in their own flat, coupled with the onsite member of staff to support and help in any way will make it easier for the residents to cope with life in their own tenancy once they are ready to move on.

Our electrical and mechanical installation works start early next year and will include – LV distribution, small power, internal / external & emergency lighting, fire alarm, CCTV, data wiring, door access control, lightning protection, photovoltaic installation, television, telephone wiring, electric panel radiators & showers, hot & cold water services, ventilation, sanitaryware, thermal insulation, chlorination and above ground drainage.

New Outwood Primary Academy, Brandy Carr Road, Kirkhamgate

Posted on Monday, December 3rd, 2018

We are extremely excited to have been appointed by Triton Construction Ltd on behalf of Outwood Grange Academies Trust.

The new school will be built within the grounds of the existing school, the existing school will remain fully operationally and children and staff will be attending as normal during the duration of the build, so minimum disruption will be paramount.

We look forward to starting our mechanical and electrical works in Spring next year.

55 New Build Houses, Barnsdale Road, Allerton Bywater, Leeds

Posted on Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

We continue our strong relationship with Esh Build by securing the mechanical and electrical installation works for 55 new build affordable houses.

The 12 No. 2 bed houses, 38 No. 3 bed houses, and 5 No. 4 bed houses, will be split between shared ownership, sub market rent and social rent, and will be constructed for Yorkshire Housing Limited, who is a social landlord providing more than 18,000 homes throughout Yorkshire, and develops around 300 new affordable homes each year.

New Restaurant, Bradford Road, Birkenshaw

Posted on Monday, September 10th, 2018

We are delighted to have been awarded the mechanical and electrical installation works by Willow Properties Ltd, on this new prestigious restaurant.

The site was the old ‘Co-op’ Supermarket, which has now been relocated.

The building will be transformed into a fine dining restaurant run by a Michelin Star Chef, with stunning dining and bar areas.

Work starts in September to be completed in December 2018.

New Residential Development, Flanshaw, Wakefield

Posted on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

We are excited to be working alongside Triton Construction Ltd on this scheme for the Witherslack Group, who specialise in providing care for youngsters with special, emotional and mental health needs including autism and Asperger’s.

The Project is for a new seven bedroom two storey building that includes dining and lounge facilities and staff areas.

Our electrical and mechanical works include – distribution board & earthing, lighting including emergency and external, small power, ventilation, mechanical heating wiring, fire alarm, data/TV/security systems, low temperature hot water heating flow & return pipework, underfloor heating, thermaskirt heating, hot & cold water services, boiler room plant & pipework, sanitaryware, thermal insulation, water treatment & chlorination, above ground drainage and internal gas services.

Trio of Schools – Kirklees Council

Posted on Friday, July 20th, 2018

We are pleased to have been awarded the electrical installations works at three schools for Kirklees Council over the August School Holidays.

Working at High Bank Junior, Infants and Nursery School in Liversedge, Berry Brow Infant and Nursery School in Huddersfield and Shaw Cross Infant & Nursery School, Dewsbury.

We will be carrying out various electrical installation woks including – LV distribution, containment, internal, external & emergency lighting, lighting controls, small power, data installation, fire alarm, security systems, earthing & bonding, suspended ceilings, roof-light linings & blinds & fire stopping

Work will commence in July to be completed in time for the children’s return to school in September.

 

News from the Health and Safety Executive

Worker injured after being struck by fencing panels

Monday July 9th, 2018 04:02:11 PM

HSE
A security fencing manufacturing company has been fined after a worker sustained significant injuries on site.

Director jailed after Hoddesdon explosion led to death of two brothers

Monday July 9th, 2018 03:44:35 PM

HSE
Simon Thomerson has been sentenced to 8 months in custody after pleading guilty to a health and safety breach that resulted in the death of two brothers.

Speciality Gas company fined after employee overcome by fumes

Friday July 6th, 2018 01:51:37 PM

HSE
A Speciality Gas Company from the Midlands has been fined after an employee was overcome by vapour whilst disposing of redundant gas bottles.

Manufacturing company fined after worker suffers crush injuries

Friday July 6th, 2018 09:52:26 AM

HSE
A company which manufactures wooden trusses has been fined after a worker sustained crush injuries.

Manufacturing company fined after worker suffers crush injuries

Friday July 6th, 2018 09:52:26 AM

HSE
A company which manufactures wooden trusses has been fined after a worker sustained crush injuries.

HSE releases annual workplace fatality figures

Wednesday July 4th, 2018 08:30:17 AM

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The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has today released its annual figures for work-related fatal injuries for 2017/18, as well as the number of people known to have died from the asbestos-related cancer, mesothelioma, in 2016.