It is no secret that our MD Kurt Hedgley is a keen supporter and participant in charitable events both personally and professionally. It would now seem that this ‘bug’ has rubbed off on to his family as well! Read on to find out what the Hedgley family have been preparing for and will be taking part in this weekend…Read More
You may be looking to become more self sufficient in energy generation or reduce your commercial carbon footprint. Saving the environment and the world can feel like a giant leap, but it is a leap that more and more businesses are taking. Learn how you could be a part of a positive change by introducing Solar PanelsRead More
As a company who work closely with Building, Maintenance and Facilities Managers we know the one issue that has most importance is ensuring your buildings remain compliant under current regulations. We also know that trying to find those regulations, clearly explained with one reference point would save a lot of time and trouble in individual research.
For this reason we have revised our popular A Guide to Workplace Compliance, read on to find out how this very useful eBook can help you.Read More
Facilities and Building Managers have complex roles and they need to manage a range of different activities every day. More often than not, their success is highly dependent on the performance of a range of third party suppliers, especially in the area of maintaining your heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, which requires specialist knowledge. Given this heavy reliance on third party suppliers, we thought it might be useful to clarify what you should expect from your suppliers to ensure that they help rather than hinder you in your role.Read More
There are two reasons you call your HVAC service contractor: the first is because your system is either broken or not working properly; the second is because you understand the wisdom of a proactive approach to maintenance.Read More
According to estimates published by RICS, the UK’s total annual maintenance expenditure is £59.5 billion, of which £27.2 billion belong to non-domestic building maintenance. This is a lot of money, so it is important that reality meets expectation.Read More
Any company or client in our industry understands that this business is all about people. Building and nurturing relationships with our customers is always at the forefront of our minds. When trying to establish if a customer is happy with the service we provide, we can ask a simple question, would they recommend us to others?
Read on to find out more about a long standing customer who did just that...Read More
Over the years our company has gone through many changes. What started off as a mechanical installation company with one office has evolved into a nationwide, mechanical and electrical installation and maintenance company employing nearly 200 staff. This company evolution has been brought about through industry changes, economic climate, expansion and acquisition.
So, who are we now? What do we represent? How do we want to be viewed by others in the industry? Most importantly, what do we want our customers to know about us? Read on to find out more…Read More
If your office is off the gas grid, one of the options you may have considered is Heat Recovery or Pumps as a source of heating for winter. There are two main types of heat pump currently on the market; air sourced and ground sourced. From the name, it is clear where the equipment obtains energy from but why choose them over electrical energy or any other combustion fuel? Read on to find out the pros, cons and suitability for your property.Read More
So your work place have the most innovative Building Energy Management System procured and installed, and you want the same for your home, you have many options. JCW with our experience in commercial BEMS, have put together this blog in how you can put together a domestic smart energy management system. Whether you are looking to partially or fully automate your home.Read More