PTSG to deliver specialist services for Amazon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a large project to provide specialist fire solutions at Amazon’s Swindon depot.

Amazon has opened many depots throughout the UK to enable fast delivery times and maintain a high level of customer satisfaction for its goods. The warehouse at the site in Swindon covers 2,000,000 square feet.

Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will install a new fire alarm system in the huge warehouse in Swindon. The project was secured based on the growing relationship between PTSG and Amazon – this is the fourth project between the two organisations.

PTSG delivers a wide variety of specialist services for clients in all industry sectors in the UK. Last year, engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd installed a lightning protection system for Amazon at its fulfilment and distribution centre near Durham.

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PTSG heads to Dublin for specialist services contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver specialist fire solutions at a brand-new residential development currently under construction in Dublin, Ireland.

PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd is working with a leading international specialist in construction, infrastructure and fit-out services to deliver the work.

PTSG’s engineers will design and install a system of sprinklers and dry risers to four residential blocks at The Grange in the city of Dublin.

Figures released in early September by the CSO indicate a 6.1% contraction in Q2 2020 for Ireland, constituting the largest quarterly decline on record. However, given the severity of the crisis around the world, that figure is still below the EU average of c12%.

The construction industry and the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has shown strong leadership in coping with the impacts of COVID-19 through collaboration with the stakeholders, the launch of a training and induction programme, and introduction of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for construction sites.

PTSG has extensive experience in designing, installing, testing and maintaining sprinkler and dry riser systems across the UK and overseas and is one of the country’s leading specialist fire solutions businesses.

PTSG helps safeguard buildings for Hammersmith & Fulham Council

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide fire solutions for a large number of properties for Hammersmith & Fulham Council to help safeguard the buildings and their users.

Hammersmith and Fulham London Borough Council is one of 32 London borough councils. It is divided into 16 wards, electing a total of 46 councillors. It is among the four most sought after boroughs for residential properties in the United Kingdom, along with Kensington and Chelsea, the City of Westminster and Camden. It is unique in London in having three professional football clubs: Chelsea, Fulham and Queens Park Rangers.

Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd are contracted to undertake the testing of dry and wet risers installed at well over 50 different sites. They make two visits per year to ensure they are operating to the required standards and to highlight and rectify any defects.

PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd is the fastest growing of the Group’s four divisions (the other three being PTSG Access & Safety Ltd, PTSG Electrical Services Ltd and PTSG Building Access Safety Ltd). It provides a full complement of fire detection and fire suppression services, as well as security solutions for clients in every industry sector.

PTSG to work at historic Horlicks factory in Slough

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist fire suppression solutions as part of Phase 1 at the Horlicks redevelopment in Slough.

Berkeley Homes is contributing towards Slough Borough Council’s ambitious town centre regenerations plans, including improving roads and public transport in the borough as well as providing electric vehicle charging hubs.

The homes builder is managing this large commercial and residential scheme, which will see the creation of 1,300 new residences on the Horlicks site, incorporating 325 affordable homes of mixed tenure.

Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will install new sprinkler systems to keep the residences fire-safe. PTSG continues to experience extremely high demand for its fire solutions, with the installation of sprinkler systems being particularly sought after.

To date, no one has ever died in a fire with a sprinkler system in the household. PTSG aims to keep it that way, adopting the latest technology to ensure its systems become ever more sophisticated and effective.

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PTSG helps iAero Centre to fly high

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to supply its signature high-quality fire solutions at a purpose-built research, design and innovation facility in Yeovil.

The iAero (Yeovil) Centre Project will deliver a purpose-built 2,398 m² research, design and innovation facility to support the competitiveness and growth of the aerospace and associated high-value design and engineering technology supply chains in the area.

The Centre is receiving up to £3,049,240 of funding from the England European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020.

PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd, one of the Group’s four discrete business divisions, will be delivering a fire alarm, disabled refuge plus disabled toilet alarm, induction loops, CCTV, intruder alarm and access control.

PTSG supplies the full range of specialist services to the construction and FM sectors through its four divisions. Each division operates independently but can also combine to deliver a full-service solution for customers in many different industry sectors. This ensures that building users are safe and buildings are clean and immaculately maintained.

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New SEN school to benefit from PTSG’s specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide a suite of specialist services at a new SEN school in the south-west of England.

Polden Bower SEN School, which takes its name from its location in Bower Lane in Bridgwater, Somerset, is being built to accommodate 160 pupils aged four to 16. It is due to be complete and fully functioning for the start of the new 2020/21 school year.

PTSG is one of the UK’s leading providers of specialist services to the construction and FM sectors. Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd, one of the Group’s four divisions, will deliver a fire alarm system, disabled refuge plus disabled toilet alarm, induction loops, CCTV, intruder alarms and access control.

PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd is currently very busy in the south-west, with other projects nearby including NHS Nightingale Exeter as well as the new Exeter Bus Station as part of St Sidwell’s Point leisure complex in the city centre.

PTSG delivers specialist services at Exeter redevelopment

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide a wide range of specialist fire and security solutions at the brand new bus station in Exeter, currently in development.

Work on Exeter’s new leisure centre and bus station started in January 2019 and will take at least two years to complete, with the opening expected in Spring 2021. The new leisure complex, called St Sidwell’s Point, will be the first in the country built to the highly energy efficient Passivhaus standard. Passivhaus is an international energy performance standard. The core focus of Passivhaus is to dramatically reduce the requirement for space heating and cooling, whilst also creating excellent indoor comfort levels.

The new Exeter Bus Station will include covered waiting and boarding areas and high quality facilities, and will replace the current station opened in 1964. Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd are installing a fire alarm, disabled refuge plus disabled toilet alarm, induction loops, CCTV, intruder alarms and access control.

PTSG has 29 office locations throughout the UK. Its Fire Solutions division has a large presence in the south-west and undertakes many projects in the region. For the much-publicised NHS Nightingale Hospitals, PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd has delivered a fire alarm, CCTV, intruder alarm and access control at the Exeter branch.

PTSG helps make NHS Nightingale Exeter secure

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered a range of specialist services for one of the brand new and widely publicised Nightingale Hospitals.

NHS Nightingale Exeter was built in just 57 days in response to the escalating COVID-19 pandemic. Starting out as an empty Homebase site, engineers from BAM Nuttall turned the site into the new NHS Nightingale Hospital – one of seven throughout the UK.

Engineers from the Exeter office of PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd delivered a fire alarm, CCTV, intruder alarm and access control at the hospital. The Group’s Fire Solutions division is the fastest-growing of its four specialist business divisions. It now delivers a full range of fire and security solutions for clients in all industry sectors, giving peace of mind to building managers and users.

Its recent work at London Heathrow resulted in a coveted PFM Partnership Award last year. PTSG’s engineers manage the fire detection and alarm systems around the airport, including terminals and the main control tower building.

PTSG works at Exeter’s new technology institute

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering fire and security services at the state-of-the-art South West Institute of Technology (SWIOT).

The government has supported a small number of Institutes of Technology across the country, following a rigorous selection process. The aim is to reinvigorate the technical education landscape, especially at Levels 4 and 5, to meet the changing and complex needs of businesses. As part of the development process, Institutes of Technology have engaged with employers to identify current and emerging skills challenges.

The SWIOT draws on expertise from 12 partner organisations, including the University of Exeter, University of Plymouth, City College Plymouth, Exeter College, Petroc, Truro & Penwith College and Bridgwater & Taunton College, each investing in the development of state-of-the-art facilities for training in technical subjects to create Britain’s next generation of highly skilled technicians and engineers. The development of a Digital and Data Centre located at Exeter College is a key part of the SWIOT.

Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd are installing a fire alarm and facilities for safeguarding people at the institute as well as ensuring everyone can access all areas. PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd, one of the Group’s four business divisions, grew considerably following the acquisition of Trinity Fire & Security Ltd in January 2019. This added ten office locations and 2,000 new customers, making PTSG a fully comprehensive provider of specialist services and one of the UK’s market leaders.

PTSG contracted to make Thamesmead development fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a major contract to install residential sprinkler systems in the Southmere Village Phase 1B development, which forms part of the comprehensive regeneration in South Thamesmead.

Phase 1A of the scheme saw the design and construction of 130 new homes, an energy centre with associated district heat network, commercial space and parking and a range of formal and informal public spaces. In its entirety, Southmere Village will deliver more than 1,600 new homes on four sites on the doorstep of the new Elizabeth line station at Abbey Wood.

PTSG is hugely important in supply chain for new residential developments such as Southmead Village. Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions work throughout the UK installing and servicing/maintaining sprinkler systems. Sprinklers are vital in keeping residents safe in the event of a fire; to date, no one has ever died in a fire within a home with a sprinkler system installed.