Engineering Services for Buildings

Special Projects

Special Projects are a team of multi-skilled engineers who carry out electrical, mechanical and building repair requirements, all co-ordinated by a dedicated office-based support network.

The department is set up to deliver property improvement projects with a value of up to £250k across numerous sectors. In addition, there is a focus on planned and reactive maintenance programmes which are tailored for clients such as local authorities, commercial businesses, research and development laboratories, health centres, schools, and main contractors.

Our offering is diverse. Typical work entails:

  • Design and system proposals / advice
  • Carbon reduction schemes including air source heat pumps, electric vehicle charging and photovoltaic panels
  • Plantroom refurbishments incorporating boilers, chillers, air handling units, ventilation and pipework/valve arrangements
  • Heating, plumbing and gas installations
  • Electrical installations, inspections, testing and fault-finding
  • Emergency light testing
  • Water inspection testing of heating and cooling systems
  • Procurement and management of specialist sub-contractors e.g. security, fire detection and air conditioning
  • Temporary site services
  • Minor building and fit out packages
  • Legionella risk assessments and water sampling
  • Fire risk assessments