PTSG delivers Electrical Services at West Hampstead development 

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is providing specialist electrical services at a new residential-led mixed-use development in North-West London.  156 Westend Lane in West Hampstead comprises 164 new homes, including affordable rent, shared-ownership and private sale. There will be over 18,500 square feet of employment space, including flexible subsidised space for local small businesses…

PTSG makes major residential development fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed part of a contract to deliver specialist fire solutions at Huntley Wharf in Reading.  Huntley Wharf is a new residential development under construction in Reading, which will comprise 715 apartments and duplexes in a riverside setting. It will feature a central riverside square with proposed café, restaurant,…

PTSG restores listed statue at BBC headquarters

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has restored a listed and highly valued sculpture outside the BBC’s Broadcasting House in central London, just hours after it was vandalised.  A man equipped with a hammer had used a ladder to reach the 10ft tall sculpture, which depicts Prospero and Ariel from Shakespeare’s play The Tempest. Police…

PTSG achieves new ISO accreditation

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is proud to announce it has achieved new ISO certifications following a recent audit.  PTSG Water Treatment Ltd worked closely with auditors over two days. The objectives were:  to confirm that the management system conforms with all of the requirements of ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015;   to confirm the…

PTSG safeguards Kingswood Estate

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a well-established residential development in Dulwich, South London.  In 1946, London County Council acquired 37 acres of which 30 was set aside for housing development and about three and a half acres allocated for schools. The following year, the plans…

PTSG safeguards Hertfordshire retirement home

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at Belhaven Court in Borehamwood.  Belhaven Court is a retirement housing development for people over the age of 55. The collection of flats, bungalows and houses was built in 1972 and renovated in 2000.  In 2020, an internal reconfiguration of the…

PTSG reaches the heights at The Apex

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical services at The Apex, a performance venue in West Suffolk. The Apex, situated in the heart of Bury St Edmunds, is an award-winning venue, known for its acoustic excellence and home to a diverse programme of live music and events; from classical concerts to pop,…

PTSG completes project for UK Atomic Energy Authority

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist fire and security solutions at one of the largest sites with its Thames portfolio for long-standing client UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA).  The United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority is a UK government research organisation responsible for the development of nuclear fusion power. It is an executive…

PTSG ranks highly in taxi driving charity initiative

David Town of Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) recently completed a fantastically creative charity initiative.   David, who works as Sales Manager for PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd, is a member of the BC Club – a local business that raises money mainly for children that may have life threatening, shortening or debilitating illnesses such…

PTSG ADDS SPOONFUL OF EXPERTISE AT SUGAR HOUSE ISLAND

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Sugar House Island.  MU2 comprises three office buildings that create the high street frontage for Sugar House Island, a new mixed use development in East London – within the Sugar House Lane Conservation Area. Planning was granted for the project…

PTSG heads to West London for specialist electrical project

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will be delivering specialist electrical services at a brand-new residential development in Ealing, West London. The Wiltern is a new and exciting residential build-to-rent development in the London Borough of Ealing comprising 278 homes including 1, 2 and 3 bed apartments, of which 35% will be affordable.  The development…

PTSG ACQUIRES SPECIALIST SERVICES BUSINESS, NSS

Premier Technical Services Group (PTSG), the UK’s leading provider of niche specialist services to the construction and facility management sectors, has completed the acquisition of North West-headquartered Nationwide Specialist Services (NSS).  NSS is a nationwide specialist services provider, covering all aspects of external building maintenance – including window and technical cleaning, testing and platform hire – with customers…

PTSG to provide defence in Watford

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has signed a contract to deliver specialist electrical services at a major new residential scheme north west of London. The ‘Avenues at Riverwell’ scheme is part of the £400m Watford Riverwell regeneration. This will see 192 homes delivered across two phases, directly south of Watford FC’s Vicarage Road football…

PTSG contracted to deliver for Warner Music Group

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver specialist fire solutions for Warner Music Group (WMG).  WMG is an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate headquartered in New York City. It is one of the “big three” recording companies and the third-largest in the global music industry, after Universal Music…

PTSG manages high-profile decommissioning on Blackpool seafront

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to remove the famous Blackpool High Tide Organ, which had fallen into disrepair since it was created in 2002.  The tidal organ, which measured 15 metres in height, was constructed as part of the Great Promenade Show series of sculptures.  The sculpture was designed by…

Growth and diversification in a year of challenges

As we come to the end of 2021, Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is pleased to report another extremely successful and productive year – despite challenges that none of us would ever have envisioned. In 2022 we will celebrate 15 years of trading. During that time we have grown from a handful of niche specialist…

PTSG takes centre stage at Shepperton Studios

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at a film studio in Surrey.  Shepperton Studios is a film studio with a history dating back to 1931. It is now part of the Pinewood Studios Group. During its early existence the studio was branded as Sound City. In 2001,…

PTSG aims to make ESG a priority for 2022

Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) has come to the fore of corporate boards and is now not only influencing communications around existing operations, it is also driving portfolio reshaping as companies seek to capitalise on opportunities and avoid potential future challenges.  2021 was the year in which the United Nations Climate Change Conference – COP26…

PTSG safeguards Wren Academy

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at a large academy school in the North London Borough of Barnet.  Wren Academy is a mixed all-through school located in North Finchley. It was opened in 2008. In 2015 it opened a primary school phase. The school also has an…

The prognosis is good as PTSG arrives at Bournemouth Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will be delivering specialist electrical services at Bournemouth Hospital, on the south coast.  The Royal Bournemouth Hospital is an acute general hospital. It is managed by the University Hospitals Dorset NHS Foundation Trust. The hospital was managed by The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust until the merger with Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on 1…

PTSG delivers specialist services to medical device giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering electrical services for medical device specialist Zimmer Biomet.  The company, which is headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, designs, develops, manufactures and markets orthopaedics products, including knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, foot and ankle artificial joints and dental prostheses. Zimmer has operations in more than 40 countries around the world, from the…

MOD contracts defence specialist: PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at MOD Lyneham in Wiltshire.  The site houses the Defence School of Electronic and Mechanical Engineering. Also here is Prince Philip Barracks, housing the regimental headquarters of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME), 8 Training Battalion REME and the REME Museum.  Previously, the…

Extraordinary Buildings – Issue Seventy-four

PTSG is privileged to work on some of the UK’s most outstanding and iconic buildings. From historic castles and monuments to cutting-edge skyscrapers, we are proud to play our part in ensuring they are safe and protected, clean and operationally efficient. Leeds General Infirmary is a large teaching hospital based in the centre of Leeds,…

PTSG applies a degree of expertise in Birmingham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at the University of Birmingham.  The University of Birmingham is a public research university located in Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom. It received its royal charter in 1900 as a successor to Queen’s College, Birmingham, and Mason Science College, making it the…

Thanckes to PTSG for specialist electrical services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at Thanckes Oil fuel Depot in Plymouth, where its engineers are providing specialist electrical services.  Thanckes Oil Fuel Depot is operated by the Oil and Pipelines Agency. The site is on a peninsular of 97 acres on the west bank of the Hamoaze, just north…

PTSG makes the grade at East London Primary

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at North Beckton Primary School.  This large, mixed community school is situated in Beckton, in the London Borough of Newham, has a capacity of 630 pupils, aged 3-11. Historically part of Essex, Beckton is at the western end of the London Riverside redevelopment…

PTSG returns to East Anglia college

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services in the second phase of a development programme at Thurston Community College.  This is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form in Suffolk. It was constructed in the 1970s and now has over 1,700 students aged 11-18. Facilities include a community…

PTSG to make new London development fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist fire solutions at a new development in north-west London.  Lisson Arches is a mixed-use development in NW8, comprising a thirteen-storey residential tower and 12,000 square feet of commercial office space known as the Enterprise Zone. The redevelopment encompasses Lisson Arches, Penn House and 4 Lilestone…

PTSG performs health check at Edinburgh hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist electrical services at Western General Hospital in Edinburgh.  Often abbreviated to ‘The Western General’, the hospital first opened as the St. Cuthberts and Canongate Poorhouse in 1868, principally as a workhouse but also having some hospital functions. it was converted fully to hospital use in 1927.…

PTSG works at two UK prisons

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist electrical services to two prisons at different ends of the UK.  Her Majesty’s Prison Edinburgh is located in the west of the city on the main A71, in an area now known as Stenhouse. Although never named as such, it has commonly been known as Saughton…

Fire chief warns of ‘complex fires from modern construction methods’

London Fire Brigade commissioner Andy Roe has warned of complex fires in “modern construction blocks”, which can make it harder for firefighters to both understand and tackle.  Questioned during the second phase of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry on Tuesday, Roe said that, although the brigade was seeing a slow decline in the number of fires,…

PTSG at full reach in Fulham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently engaged in a project at Fulham Reach Blocks D & E, delivering Access & Safety services and products.  Fulham Reach is an award-winning development located on a sought-after stretch of the River Thames, with apartments boasting views across to Hammersmith Bridge and beyond. Apartments range in price…

Extraordinary Buildings – Issue Seventy-three

PTSG is privileged to work on some of the UK’s most outstanding and iconic buildings. From historic castles and monuments to cutting-edge skyscrapers, we are proud to play our part in ensuring they are safe and protected, clean and operationally efficient. In summer 2021, PTSG completed a project to deliver specialist access services at Stenigot…

PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd wins industry award

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to announce that Neo Property Solutions – part of PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd – has won the Training and Development of the Year Award at the Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) Awards 2021.  The ASFP is dedicated to the protection of life, property, the environment and…

PTSG takes specialist services to a higher point in London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist electrical services at a major residential development in East London. Icona Point is a collection of 249 apartments from Telford Homes and architect Stockwool. It’s made up of an 18-storey tower and two neighbouring blocks in the middle of the Stratford district. In addition, it is…

PTSG delivers specialist services at Broadmoor Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical tests at Broadmoor Hospital. Broadmoor Hospital is a high-security psychiatric hospital in Crowthorne, Berkshire, England. It is the oldest of the three high-security psychiatric hospitals in England, the other two being Ashworth Hospital near Liverpool and Rampton Secure Hospital in Nottinghamshire. The hospital was first…

PTSG is number 1 choice in Knightsbridge

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist building access project at a unique site where Knightsbridge, Mayfair and Victoria all converge. 1 Knightsbridge offers some of the most prestigious office space in the capital. Set within its own courtyard this landmark office building, situated on the south side of Knightsbridge close to…

PTSG delivers electric performance at Royal Hall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a series of specialist electrical repairs at the Royal Hall in Harrogate. The Royal Hall is a Grade II listed performance hall and theatre. With local benefactors led by engineering inventor Samson Fox, the building opened in 1903 as the Kursaal. In the 1950s, like many theatres…

PTSG operates at a higher level for games giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist building access project at the European headquarters of Sony Interactive Entertainment. Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE), formerly known as Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE), is a multinational video game and digital entertainment company wholly owned by Japanese multinational conglomerate Sony Group Corporation. Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited…

PTSG delivers specialist services to defence and space site

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed repairs to the lightning systems at Airbus, Portsmouth. ​For over five decades the Airbus Defence and Space site of Portsmouth in Hampshire has been the lynchpin for the development and construction of Telecommunications, Scientific, Earth Observation and Meteorology Satellite Payloads, Satellite Telecommunications Products and Ground Terminals for…

PTSG helps provide a strong defence at St James’ Park

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical repairs at St James’ Park football ground. St James’ Park is the home of Premier League club Newcastle United F.C. With a seating capacity of 52,305 seats, it is the eighth largest football stadium in England. St James’ Park has been the home ground of…

PTSG puts University of Plymouth to the test

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical tests at the University of Plymouth. This is a public research university based predominantly in Plymouth, where the main campus is located, but the university has campuses and affiliated colleges across south-west England. With 18,410 students, it is the 57th largest in the United Kingdom…

PTSG helps keep National Railway Museum on track

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical repairs at the National Railway Museum in Shildon, County Durham. Also known as Locomotion, it is part of the Science Museum Group. The museum was opened in October 2004 by the serving Prime Minister and local MP Tony Blair. Built at a…

PTSG goes to great heights in London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist building access project at a major residential tower block in south-east London. Argento Tower is a 22-storey tower in Wandsworth providing 112 one-bed and two-bed units and commercial space at ground level. Palladio Court comprises seven storeys and consists of 47 studio/one-bed affordable units. A…

PTSG performs operation at Leeds General Infirmary

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at Leeds General Infirmary (LGI). LGI is a large teaching hospital based in the centre of Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, and is part of the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. It is the designated major trauma centre for adults and children…

Aldi shops with PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is carrying out specialist electrical testing for supermarket giant Aldi. Aldi is a retail chain selling a range of grocery items, including produce, meat and dairy, at discount prices. A report in February 2020 indicated that the company was operating approximately 874 outlets in the UK, and there are…

PTSG on site at Manchester data centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is involved in a project for a multinational Tier 1 construction company to deliver specialist electrical services at a data centre in Manchester. As the UK’s third-largest city, Manchester occupies a key strategic location in the centre of the country, at the intersection of the UK’s highly resilient “figure-of-eight”…

PTSG on site at luxury Thameside development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is on site at Battersea Riverlight where its engineers are delivering specialist building access services. Riverlight is a new residential development, directly on the riverfront in the heart of the new Nine Elms on the South Bank district, London’s largest regeneration area. Designed by award-winning architects, the development is…

PTSG delivers electrical repairs to Banbury Museum

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering a series of specialist electrical repairs to Banbury Museum, in Oxfordshire. Located in the centre of the town by the Oxford Canal, Banbury Museum displays a history of the town. This includes the English Civil War, Banbury as a market town in Victorian times, the Oxford Canal,…

PTSG takes the spotlight at Hereford FC

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services project for Hereford Football Club at their Edgar Street Stadium. Following the winding up of Hereford United on 19th December 2014, the Hereford United Supporters Trust (HUST) vowed to start a new phoenix club. Three days later, local businessman Jon Hale, who had earlier…

PTSG is a life saver for Swindon hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist access project at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon. The Great Western Hospital is a large hospital in Swindon, Wiltshire. It opened in 2002 and is run by the Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This large and modern hospital has around 480 beds, numerous…

PTSG completes inspection of Grade II listed London building

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to deliver at-height services at 33 Gracechurch Street in London. Constructed behind a retailed Grade II listed façade with a modern extension to the south, 33 Gracechurch Street occupies a prominent city position within two minutes’ walk of Monument and Bank stations. Engineers from PTSG…

PTSG repairs Grade II listed WWII tower

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to deliver specialist access services at Stenigot Tower in Lincolnshire. Stenigot Tower is a radar tower that was built in 1938 as part of the Chain Home early-warning radar network. Initially, the site’s main feature was an octet of aerial towers. These were supported by…

PTSG restores historic tower in Leeds

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver repairs to a water tower in Leeds, using specialist access techniques. Stonebridge Mills is a former industrial site in Farnley, to the west of Leeds city centre. The site is well known for its historic chimney and water tower. Both structures are being retained…

Extraordinary Buildings – Issue Seventy-two

PTSG is privileged to work on some of the UK’s most outstanding and iconic buildings. From historic castles and monuments to cutting-edge skyscrapers, we are proud to play our part in ensuring they are safe and protected, clean and operationally efficient. White City Living is a mixed-use development set among eight acres of green open…

PTSG helps keep heritage railway on track

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services project for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR). The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) is a heritage railway in North Yorkshire, England, that runs through the North York Moors National Park. First opened in 1836 as the Whitby and Pickering Railway, the railway was…

East Sussex Healthcare Trust in PTSG’s safe hands

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a specialist water treatment contract with the East Sussex Healthcare Trust, with work scheduled to start in November. The East Sussex Healthcare Trust provides acute hospital and community health services for people living in East Sussex and surrounding areas. Services are mainly provided from two district general…

PTSG takes residence at new Virgin Hotel

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at the new Virgin Hotel Glasgow to deliver a series of specialist Access & Safety services Located at 236-246 Clyde Street Virgin Hotel Glasgow is in a prime City Centre position overlooking the River Clyde, making it an ideal base to explore the city. The…

PTSG to work with St Mungo’s for another year

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a year’s extension to its contract to provide specialist water treatment services for St Mungo’s, the London-based charity. The St Mungo Community Housing Association, working as St Mungo’s, is a charity registered in England to help homeless people. For over 50 years, St Mungo’s has been…

PTSG’s high-flying teams praised at Heathrow

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist fire solutions project at Heathrow. PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd (via constituent company Trinity Fire & Security Ltd) has a long and successful relationship with Heathrow, where its engineers have provided maintenance and reactive works for around ten years, across multiple disciplines including Fire Alarm, PAVA,…

PTSG positioned at two Royal Armouries locations

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist water hygiene services for the Royal Armouries in Leeds and Fort Nelson in Hampshire. The Royal Armouries is the United Kingdom’s national collection of arms and armour. Originally an important part of England’s military organisation, it became the UK’s oldest museum, originally housed…

PTSG’s divisions collaborate at White City Living

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist access project at White City Living, a spectacular new development in West London. White City Living is a mixed-use development set among eight acres of green open spaces. The works commenced in August 2016 at a site formerly occupied by a Marks & Spencer warehouse,…

PTSG wins at Yorkshire Business Masters Awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to have won the Investment Award at the Yorkshire Business Masters Awards 2021. The Yorkshire Business Masters “Class of 2021” was announced at a glittering ceremony at the Queen’s Hotel in Leeds on Thursday 14th October. PTSG beat off stiff competition from Production Park, SevenHills Fabrication and…

PTSG wins at Yorkshire Business Masters Awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to have won the Investment Award at the Yorkshire Business Masters Awards 2021. The Yorkshire Business Masters “Class of 2021” was announced at a glittering ceremony at the Queen’s Hotel in Leeds on Thursday 14th October. PTSG beat off stiff competition from Production Park, SevenHills Fabrication and…

PTSG part of new residential project in Dublin

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to work with the main contractor on a major new residential project in the Republic of Ireland’s capital city. Stillorgan Leisureplex in south Dublin was Ireland’s first bowling alley, which opened in 1963. It was a favourite haunt of American rock star Bruce Springsteen,…

PTSG protects state-of-the-art Lubrizol plant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a range of specialist electrical works at a leading chemical plant in Mostyn, North Wales, owned by The Lubrizol Corporation. Warwick Chemicals leads the world in TAED manufacture and supply for the detergent and biocides industries, ensuring that clothes and dishes are hygienically clean. TAED (tetraacetylethylenediamine) is…

PTSG to provide fire solutions at stunning Manchester development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist fire solutions at the new Trinity Riverview development in Manchester. Designed by architects Denton Corker Marshall, this 35-storey residential tower is located on the doorstep of the city’s central business district. It consists of 318 apartments with communal spaces. The first three floors…

PTSG provides electrical services across NHS Wales Estate

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a range of specialist electrical services at 13 sites for NHS Wales. NHS Wales (Welsh: GIG Cymru) is the publicly funded healthcare system in Wales, and one of the four systems which make up the National Health Service in the United Kingdom. Following the pre-legislative Welsh devolution…

PTSG completes project at HMP Nottingham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project at HMP Nottingham, receiving strong praise from the principal contractor. The Category B men’s prison is located in the Sherwood area of Nottingham. Its history stretches back to 1890, when it was built as a city gaol. The prison provides education, workshop…

Outstanding workmanship leads to further projects for PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) recently performed a specialist electrical works at the Clitheroe site of client Homebase. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd delivered planned preventative maintenance and remedial works to the lightning protection system in place at the Homebase’s site in Clitheroe – one of over 150 hardware stores across the UK…

Extraordinary Buildings – Issue Seventy-one

PTSG is privileged to work on some of the UK’s most outstanding and iconic buildings. From historic castles and monuments to cutting-edge skyscrapers, we are proud to play our part in ensuring they are safe and protected, clean and operationally efficient. Football stadia are high, complex buildings that require a range of specialist services to…

Acquisition Announcement: Neo Property Solutions Limited

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to announce the acquisition of Neo Property Solutions Limited – a highly accredited company offering passive fire services. The business delivers the survey, design, installation, testing and certification of: • Fire-rated composite and timber doors • Fire door maintenance • Fire-rated glazing solutions • Fire compliance surveys…

PERSPEX® manufacturer benefits from PTSG’s flexible solutions

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services project for a leading producer of PERSPEX® acrylic sheets. Engineers from PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd (constituent company BEST Services) performed a chimney inspection for Perspex International Limited, now part of the 3A Composites Group. Perspex International Ltd and Perspex Distribution Ltd are situated…

PTSG makes short work of project at Longnor Hall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project at Longnor Hall, a Grade I listed manor house in Shropshire built during the reign of Charles II. Longnor Hall was built by Sir Richard Corbett in 1670. It is constructed of red brick with stone dressings, and is of seven bays…

PTSG attends church in Merseyside

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical service at a church in Merseyside. St Alban’s Church is in Wallasey, on the Wirral. It is an active Roman Catholic church in the diocese of Shrewsbury. The church is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade II listed building.…

PTSG saves the day at Quarwood House

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project at Quarwood House, taking over from another provider that was unable to meet the client’s requirements. Quarwood is a Victorian Manor near Stow-on-the-Wold in Gloucestershire. It was owned for 27 years by The Who’s bassist, John Entwistle. The Rhenish Gothic house, which…

PTSG delivers specialist electrical services for midlands property agent

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical works for a leading property management agency in the midlands. Letters Block Management is an estate management business that has been helping residential tenants and landlords in and around Peterborough for over 20 years. The company now manages block sites across a much wider area,…

PTSG wins two training awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is pleased to announce that its Fire Solutions division has received the award for Overall Engagement from Gallagher, an award-winning provider of security solutions. Gallagher’s training solutions have been developed to certify Gallagher Channel Partners to ensure technicians carry the skills and knowledge necessary for system design, installation, and…

PTSG completes specialist tests at Ratcliffe Energy Centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project for Integral UK at Uniper’s Ratcliffe Energy Centre in Nottingham. Uniper operates power stations at Connah’s Quay, Cottam Development Centre, Enfield, Grain, Killingholme, Ratcliffe-on-Soar, and Taylor’s Lane. The site in Ratcliffe that required a test and inspection of its Faraday lightning protection…

PTSG lands another specialist electrical services contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been carrying out a series of specialist electrical repairs at Doncaster Sheffield Airport. Doncaster Sheffield Airport, formerly Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, is an international airport at the former RAF Finningley station. The airport lies six miles south-east of Doncaster and 19 miles east of Sheffield. The airport…

PTSG makes student accommodation fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to install residential sprinklers in a new 159-bed student accommodation facility in Stirling. The £13.5 million six-storey development is located in Stirling’s historic city centre, with strong transport links and connectivity to the university campus and local amenities. The complex includes a mixture of 82 en-suite…

At University of Chester, PTSG graduates in electrical services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a contract to deliver specialist electrical services at the University of Chester. The University of Chester originated as the first purpose-built teacher training college in the UK. As a university, it now occupies five campus sites in and around Chester, one in Warrington, and a University Centre…

PTSG Access & Safety Ltd tests a third Scottish university

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a tender for the testing and maintenance of height safety equipment at the University of Strathclyde. Founded in 1796, the University of Strathclyde is a public research university located in Glasgow. It is the city’s second-oldest university (the oldest being the University of Glasgow), having received its…

PTSG is first port of call in Ipswich

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical contract at Ipswich Grain Terminal. Ipswich Grain Terminal is a major agri-bulk facility based within the Port of Ipswich. It provides a fast, efficient service, handling a wide range of food and feed commodities. Its location in the heart of East Anglia, the “bread…

World-renowned distillery raises a glass to PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed an electrical test and inspection for the Glenmorangie Company, headquartered in Edinburgh. The Glenmorangie Company is one of the prestigious companies owned by Moët Hennessy-Louis Vuitton (LVMH). It is home to Glenmorangie Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Ardbeg Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky, two of the…

PTSG performs tests at hospital on Scotland’s Western Isles

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at Islay Hospital on the western islands of Scotland, where engineers are carrying out specialist electrical tests. Islay Hospital is a community hospital in Bowmore, which has its origins in the Islay Combination Poorhouse, established on the site in 1865. It joined the National Health…

PTSG delivers innovative solution for INOVYN

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a complex procedure to dismantle a redundant 35-metre boiler house chimney for INOVYN, via DWS Engineering Services North East. Wholly owned by INEOS, one of the world’s largest chemicals companies, INOVYN is the supplier of choice for manufacturers around the world. The company operates a world-scale business…

PTSG flies back to Manchester Airport

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to undertake specialist electrical services at Manchester Airport – the UK’s busiest airport outside of London. Early in 2020, Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd carried out testing and repair works at the airport; its team also visited the airport in June 2019 to test the…

PTSG shortlisted in TechFest Awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been shortlisted in the New Civil Engineer TechFest Awards 2021. The Group is a finalist in the Best Use of Technology: Site Productivity category. This is due to how Clarity, the company’s unique, proprietary software, continues to transform productivity as it is rolled out in more and more…

PTSG teaches lesson in specialist electrical services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide both lightning and surge protection at North Primary School in London. North Primary School, located in Ealing in North West London, is a large community primary school for children aged 4-11. The school site and buildings are fully established but require both a new…

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Our Bundled Services – Issue Seventy

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG provides specialist services at London nursery

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at one of the London Early Years Foundation schools. Rated Good by Ofsted, Harrow Road Nursery & Pre-School provides childcare and education to children from birth to five years old. It is located close to Royal Oak and Warwick Avenue tube…

PTSG completes high-level painting at Hearts

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services contract for Edinburgh’s oldest and most successful football club Heart of Midlothian (Hearts). Working in partnership with Hearts, PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd was contracted to paint the structural roof support trusses in place at the stadium. The out-of-season contract was based on a…

PTSG contracted at Elstree Studios

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at the legendary Elstree Studios in Hertfordshire. Despite being called “Elstree Studios”, only one studio has ever been located in Elstree itself, the remainder residing in the adjacent town of Borehamwood. When the studios were being established, Elstree was significantly larger…

PTSG tops fastest-growing business in region list

Seven businesses from the Wakefield area have been named among the top 100 fastest-growing companies in Yorkshire and the Humber – by Insider Magazine. Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) topped the list of fastest-growing companies in the district, with an annual growth turnover rate over four years of 50.92%. The seven regional companies, based…

PTSG wins ‘lovely jubbly’ specialist services contract in Peckham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a new low-carbon residential development in Peckham, South East London. Southward Council has approved plans to transform a former garage site in Rye Hill Park into 23 high-quality homes for social rent. The 23 new homes are located within two…

PTSG wins ‘lovely jubbly’ specialist services contract in Peckham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a new low-carbon residential development in Peckham, South East London. Southward Council has approved plans to transform a former garage site in Rye Hill Park into 23 high-quality homes for social rent. The 23 new homes are located within two…

PTSG to provide lightning protection at two West End buildings

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Skanska to provide specialist electrical services at a new office building and a separate residential building behind New Oxford Street in London. The Earnshaw Building Project involves the demolition of Castlewood House, close to Centre Point Tower on Tottenham Court Road. Skanska will build a…

PTSG to provide lightning protection at two West End buildings

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Skanska to provide specialist electrical services at a new office building and a separate residential building behind New Oxford Street in London. The Earnshaw Building Project involves the demolition of Castlewood House, close to Centre Point Tower on Tottenham Court Road. Skanska will build a…

PTSG to lend electrical expertise at mixed-use South London development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a new mixed-use development in Elephant and Castle, just south of the River Thames in London. In February 2020, just days before the first lockdown measures were issued in England, the proposal for Plot H7 Heygate Street, within land bounded…

PTSG to lend electrical expertise at mixed-use South London development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a new mixed-use development in Elephant and Castle, just south of the River Thames in London. In February 2020, just days before the first lockdown measures were issued in England, the proposal for Plot H7 Heygate Street, within land bounded…

PTSG attends TWinFM Summer Boat Party

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) was delighted to sponsor and attend this year’s TWinFM Summer River Boat Party on 29th July. The event is one of the biggest in the FM calendar. It takes place on board the Dixie Queen on the River Thames, with guests boarding by Tower Bridge – one of the…

PTSG attends TWinFM Summer Boat Party

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) was delighted to sponsor and attend this year’s TWinFM Summer River Boat Party on 29th July. The event is one of the biggest in the FM calendar. It takes place on board the Dixie Queen on the River Thames, with guests boarding by Tower Bridge – one of the…

The only way is safety for PTSG at Essex development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Earlswood Way, Colchester – a development of four new apartment blocks. The Edge at Abbey Park sits on the threshold between Colchester’s two defining aspects. On the one side, the green fields, woodland, tranquil lanes and stunning coastline of this…

The only way is safety for PTSG at Essex development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Earlswood Way, Colchester – a development of four new apartment blocks. The Edge at Abbey Park sits on the threshold between Colchester’s two defining aspects. On the one side, the green fields, woodland, tranquil lanes and stunning coastline of this…

PTSG to make new Manchester skyscraper fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide a range of fire solutions at a new skyscraper on the border of Salford and Manchester. Greengate comprises two distinct towers in a sought-after city location, bordering Salford and Manchester. Renaker, which is delivering the Greengate scheme through its AQ Investments subsidiary, has lodged…

PTSG to make new Manchester skyscraper fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide a range of fire solutions at a new skyscraper on the border of Salford and Manchester. Greengate comprises two distinct towers in a sought-after city location, bordering Salford and Manchester. Renaker, which is delivering the Greengate scheme through its AQ Investments subsidiary, has lodged…

PTSG completes high-level project at Hampstead Manor

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project at the prestigious Hampstead Manor, where its operatives provided a bundle of specialist high-level services. Built in 1843, the manor – then called Kidderpore Hall – was the home of the powerful merchant John Teil, an East India trader with vast tanneries in the Kidderpore…

PTSG completes high-level project at Hampstead Manor

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project at the prestigious Hampstead Manor, where its operatives provided a bundle of specialist high-level services. Built in 1843, the manor – then called Kidderpore Hall – was the home of the powerful merchant John Teil, an East India trader with vast tanneries in the Kidderpore…

PTSG shortlisted in a number of industry awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently shortlisted in most of the major FM industry awards. In the IWFM (Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management) Impact Awards 2021, PTSG is shortlisted in the Frontline Heroes category for its pioneering work in the field of mental health first aid. In the PFM Partnership Awards 2021,…

PTSG shortlisted in a number of industry awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently shortlisted in most of the major FM industry awards. In the IWFM (Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management) Impact Awards 2021, PTSG is shortlisted in the Frontline Heroes category for its pioneering work in the field of mental health first aid. In the PFM Partnership Awards 2021,…

PTSG to deliver a mixed diet of specialist services for Reckitt

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver a range of specialist services for Reckitt (via FM provider FISco Ltd). Reckitt (legally incorporated as Reckitt Benckiser Group plc) is a British multinational consumer goods company headquartered in Slough. It is a producer of health, hygiene and nutrition products for consumers.…

PTSG renews specialist services contract with Vertas

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has retained its contract to deliver a range of specialist services to facilities management provider Vertas. Vertas is one of the fastest growing multi-service FM companies in Great Britain. There are over 4,000 employees across the Vertas Group, which directly delivers a wide range of facilities services and has acquired a…

Dudmaston Hall puts its Trust in PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is on site at 17th century Dudmaston Hall, where its engineers are carrying out a series of specialists electrical repairs. The traditional Shropshire country estate is in the care of the National Trust in the Severn Valley. The Dudmaston estate has been in the Wolryche family or the barely related Wolryche-Whitmore…

PTSG puts two more universities to the test

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical testing at two universities in the west of England. Liverpool John Moores University is a public research university that can trace its origins to the Liverpool Mechanics’ School of Arts, established in 1823. The university had 25,050 students in 2019/20, of which 20,105 are undergraduate…

PTSG works at British Steel in Scunthorpe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently engaged in a major specialist services project at the site of British Steel in Scunthorpe to repair a number of industrial chimneys. Scunthorpe’s iron and steel industry has been a cornerstone of the area since the mid-19th century. In 1967 the works were consolidated and nationalised as…

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Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-nine

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG’s expertise saves tears for boohoo

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently delivering specialist electrical services at the Burnley warehouse of online retail giant boohoo. Founded in 2006 by Mahmud Kamani and Carol Kane, boohoo has evolved from a small retailer in Manchester to become one of the fastest growing international retailers. Boohoo likes to combine fashion with fun…

PTSG helps keep thrill-seekers safe at Thorpe Park

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is performing specialist electrical testing at Thorpe Park Resort in Surrey. Thorpe Park Resort, commonly known as Thorpe Park, is an amusement park located in the village of Thorpe between the towns of Chertsey and Staines-upon-Thames. Billed as the UK’s most thrilling theme park, it features Stealth – the…

PTSG shores up Tranmere Rovers’ defence

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is working at the home ground of Tranmere Rovers F.C. where its electrical engineers are carrying out specialist testing. Tranmere Rovers Football Club is a professional association football club based in Birkenhead, Merseyside, England. The team compete in EFL League Two, the fourth tier of the English football league…

PTSG puts University of Birmingham to the test

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at the University of Birmingham undertaking specialist electrical testing. Established in 1825, the University of Birmingham was the first English civic or ‘red brick’ university to receive its own royal charter. It has the seventh-largest student population in the UK, with 23,155 undergraduate and 12,605…

PTSG to provide more specialist services for Lidl

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received another contract to supply specialist services for supermarket giant Lidl. Only last week, PTSG announced that it will be designing, supplying and installing fall arrest systems at Lidl’s biggest ever distribution centre in the doorstep of Houghton Regis. In this latest contract, Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services…

Adapting to legislative changes to fuel for fire pumps and generators

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been informed that in April 2022, the government will no longer allow BS2869 red diesel (no.2 gas oil) to be used in stationary or emergency diesel engines that are used for fire pumps or electricity generation. This means that after this date, all fuel refills will need to…

PTSG to deliver more services to Amazon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist services for Amazon at two further sites in the retail giant’s UK network. Amazon.com, formed by Jeff Bezos, has been referred to as ‘one of the most influential economic and cultural forces in the world’. In 2018, its two-day delivery services, Amazon Prime,…

Santander banks on PTSG’s expertise

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist fire solutions for Santander at a £150 million Milton Keynes campus development, which will serve as the bank’s new headquarters. The financial services giant is moving its headquarters from its previous site in London to Unity Place in Milton Keynes, which is scheduled…

PTSG contracted at new London commercial development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed at a new ten-storey commercial development in West London to provide specialist electrical services. One Wood Crescent is being constructed on plot D of the former BBC Television Centre in White City. The location is being given a new lease of life with a mixture of…

PTSG contracted at new Brickyard development, London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services a new development in Brickyard in the London Borough of Newham. This new mixed-use development sits on the corner of the High Street in East Ham and is surrounded by existing buildings on two sides. A former Co-Operative retail building, the…

PTSG goes to school in South East London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist electrical services at a ground-breaking new school – Erith Primary School in South East London. The new Free School is being created as part of The Quarry development at Erith. The school will open its doors to students in 2022, and be run by the…

PTSG is stationed at iconic London development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at Battersea Power Station, where its engineers are providing specialist electrical services at this major urban redevelopment programme. Following the decommissioning of the power station in 1975, the whole structure was given Grade II listed status and remained empty until 2014, during which time it…

PTSG to deliver special service for All England Lawn Tennis Club

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club in Wimbledon. It is best known, of course, as the venue for the Wimbledon Championships, the only Grand Slam tennis tournament still held on grass. The private members’ club has 375 full…

Lidl shops with PTSG for specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Lidl to provide specialist services at its biggest ever distribution centre on Houghton Regis’ doorstep, where construction work has now begun. Lidl is a family supermarket that takes pride in providing its customers with the highest quality products at the lowest possible prices, The development…

PTSG sends a squadron of its finest to help the Air Force

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to test and inspect the lightning protection systems at RAF Menwith Hill – a key site in the protection of the United Kingdom and the USA. Royal Air Force Menwith Hill, near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, provides essential communications and intelligence support services to the United Kingdom…

A new contract takes off for PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to test and inspect the lightning protection systems at East Midlands Airport. East Midlands Airport is a vital part of the UK’s travel infrastructure. The award-winning hub connects more than four million passengers to destinations across the globe – linking them to upwards of 80 leisure…

PTSG scores contract to work with Football Club

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to test and inspect the lightning protection system at Hamilton Academical FC, South Lanarkshire. Hamilton Academical Football Club – also known as The Accies – compete in the Scottish Championship. Their roots date back to 1874 and, so far, they are the only professional British football…

PTSG works at iconic Bradford College structure

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is on site at Bradford College, where its steeplejack engineers are engaged in a project to dismantle an historic chimney. Bradford College is a Further Education and Higher Education college with approximately 25,000 students. The college offers a range of full and part-time courses from introductory level through to postgraduate level and…

PTSG delivers expertise for Müller Milk

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services for Müller Milk at its facility in Droitwich Spa. Müller Milk & Ingredients, formerly Robert Wiseman Dairies and later Müller Wiseman Dairies, is the largest milk supplier and distributor in Great Britain. It is part of the Müller UK & Ireland Group, owned by the German Müller family.…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-eight

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

Warwick Hospital sees a specialist – PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at Warwick Hospital. The facility has its origins in the infirmary built for the Warwick Union Poorhouse in Union Road (now Lakin Road) in 1848. A new purpose-built hospital was completed in 1903 and the old workhouse was integrated into the…

PTSG works with confectionery giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services for Mars Wrigley at its base in Plymouth. Mars Wrigley produces some of the globe’s favourites sweets, with names including Skittles, Mars bars, Galaxy, Starburst, Snickers, Milky Way, Airwaves, Extra, and Orbit. 90% of chewing gum consumed by the British is…

PTSG goes to Norwich University of the Arts

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical services at Norwich University of the Arts. Norwich University of the Arts is a public university in Norfolk. It is a former higher education institution and specialises in art, design and media. Norwich University of the Arts was founded as Norwich School of Design in…

PTSG CEO shortlisted in Northern Leadership Awards

The Chief Executive Officer of Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG), Paul Teasdale, has been shortlisted in two categories at the 2021 Northern Leadership Awards. TheBusinessDesk.com is once again holding the Northern Leadership Awards to celebrate people and organisations across the North who are role models for their teams and raise the bar for their…

PTSG protects a sprinkling of new London homes

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a new contract to deliver specialist fire solutions for the Ashbridge, Ashmill and Cosway developments in London. In 2019 Osbourne was chosen to build 77 new homes across three sites as part of a £42m deal with Westminster Council. It is part of the council’s wider regeneration…

PTSG working at Stirling Castle

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently at work at Stirling Castle, one of Scotland’s largest and most important castles, where the team from PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd is carrying out high-level maintenance and repair works. Stirling Castle dates from at least the early 12th century, with the surviving buildings mostly built between…

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd Acquires HCS Water Treatment Ltd.

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is pleased to announce the acquisition of HCS Water Treatment Limited – the business is a premier provider of legionella control and management of water systems. Paul Teasdale, PTSG’s Group CEO, said: “We are delighted to welcome HCS Water Treatment Ltd as our latest addition to the group. This…

The art of lightning protection

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a contract to deliver specialist electrical services at the renowned Royal College of Art (RCA) in London. The RCA was founded in Somerset House in 1837 as the Government School of Design or Metropolitan School of Design. It has Campuses in South Kensington, Battersea and White City…

PTSG awarded tenth consecutive RoSPA Gold

The RoSPA Awards Adjudication Panel has confirmed that Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a RoSPA Gold Medal Award for health and safety performance during the period of 1st January 2020 to 31st December 2020. This means that PTSG has now received ten consecutive Golds from RoSPA, arguably the most rigorous judge…

PTSG brings electrical expertise to East Anglia college

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at Thurston Community College. This is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form in Suffolk. It was constructed in the 1970s and now has over 1,700 students aged 11-18. Facilities include a community library and an Air Training Corps building. The…

PTSG delivers lightning protection at East Anglia school

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order to provide lightning protection for a major school refurbishment programme in the east of England. Bungay High School is a large secondary school and sixth form college in Suffolk. It has around 900 pupils, with the capacity for up to 1,050. The school is undergoing…

PTSG’s expertise sees safety restored at chemical plant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed an emergency project to dismantle a cracked chimney at a chemical plant in Glasgow. Engineers from the Edinburgh office of PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd were performing a periodic inspection of the 40-metre steel chimney, when a horizontal crack was identified through the steel windshield. In the…

PTSG protects RAF base converted into new homes

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at a former RAF base that is being turned into a new neighbourhood. St Andrew’s Park is a new community providing up to 1,340 homes, as well as a school, theatre and offices, set in a parkland environment on the former…

Specialist services contract is food and drink for PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a new lightning protection system for Nestle Apartments, set within the original Art Deco factory building in Hayes. Described as West London’s newest village and set on the site of the former Nestle Factory, Barratt Homes is building over 1,300 homes as part of…

PTSG delivers specialist services at Canary Wharf development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a contract to deliver specialist electrical services at a major refurbishment project in Canary Wharf’s secondary central business district in London on the Isle of Dogs. The 30 South Colonnade project involves the major refurbishment and repositioning of a highly prominent 300,000 square-foot office building in the…

PTSG’s new sprinkler contracts in the UK and Ireland

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won two separate contracts for the installation of sprinklers, each at a major new residential development – one in the Republic of Ireland and another in Harrow in Greater London. Walls Construction is one of Ireland’s leading construction, project management and fit-out companies; it operates across all sectors…

PTSG protects ancestral Wiltshire estate

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been selected to deliver a bespoke lightning protection system to Tottenham House, a 900-year-old estate dating back to the Norman Conquest, which is undergoing an extensive restoration. The Grade I-listed mansion and its grand outbuildings, which were part of the Earl of Cardigan’s ancestral estate, have for some…

PTSG to work with Science Museum Group

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a range of specialist services for the Science Museum Group (SMG). The SMG is a collection of British museums compromising: • The Science Museum in South Kensington, London • The Science and Industry Museum in Manchester • The National Railway Museum in York •…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-seven

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG goes to Cambridge University

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has installed a lightning protection system for the Croft Gardens residential project at King’s College, Cambridge. This will protect university students, fellows and their families in the event of lightning, which strikes the UK up to 300,000 times a year. Working to a sustainability matrix, Croft Gardens demonstrates excellence…

PTSG helps Meggitt make a clean start

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by long-term collaborative partner CBRE to provide specialist high-level services at the new Meggit site in Coventry. Meggitt plc is a British company specialising in components and sub-systems for the aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. It operates internationally and is listed on the London Stock…

PTSG helps Meggitt make a clean start

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by long-term collaborative partner CBRE to provide specialist high-level services at the new Meggit site in Coventry. Meggitt plc is a British company specialising in components and sub-systems for the aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. It operates internationally and is listed on the London Stock…

PTSG is Barking up the right tree

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been engaged in a specialist electrical services contract at a new mixed-use residential complex in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Axe Street evolved from a resident-led design that embodies the needs and vision of people residing in this corner of London. Consequently, the complex provides a…

PTSG is Barking up the right tree

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been engaged in a specialist electrical services contract at a new mixed-use residential complex in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Axe Street evolved from a resident-led design that embodies the needs and vision of people residing in this corner of London. Consequently, the complex provides a…

PTSG Acquires Electrical Compliance & Safety Ltd.

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to announce the acquisition of Electrical Compliance and Safety Limited – a group which comprises ECS Electrical Testing and TEC and Total Environmental Compliance. ECS provides electrical testing, inspection, maintenance and installation services across all sectors. TEC is an Environmental Consultancy specialising in Legionella Management. Paul Teasdale,…

PTSG contracted at new residential development in Kent

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd has installed lighting protection equipment at Chatham Waterfront and Britton Farm in Chatham. Chatham Waterfront and Britton Farm are two new mixed-tenure residential buildings which comprise 219 one- or two-bedroom apartments and will provide residents with a new retail and leisure space, in the heart of Chatham. Currently being built…

PTSG contracted at new residential development in Kent

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd has installed lighting protection equipment at Chatham Waterfront and Britton Farm in Chatham. Chatham Waterfront and Britton Farm are two new mixed-tenure residential buildings which comprise 219 one- or two-bedroom apartments and will provide residents with a new retail and leisure space, in the heart of Chatham. Currently being built…

PTSG Acquires Electrical Compliance & Safety Ltd.

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to announce the acquisition of Electrical Compliance and Safety Limited – a group which comprises ECS Electrical Testing and TEC and Total Environmental Compliance. ECS provides electrical testing, inspection, maintenance and installation services across all sectors. TEC is an Environmental Consultancy specialising in Legionella Management. Paul Teasdale,…

Lightning Protection Installations Engineer (Scotland)

PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. Our lighting protection business is a market leader and member of the Association of Technical Lightning & Access Specialists (ATLAS), installing regulation compliant conductor systems to provide the vital protection needed…

Hertz re-hires PTSG for specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will deliver its second bundled services contract for Hertz’ car rental business at 60 locations nationwide. Hertz created the car and van rental business category when it opened its first American operation in 1918. Today, the company is a global phenomenon spanning 10,000 locations in 145 countries and six…

PTSG puts safety first for St John’s Ambulance

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to deliver a range of specialist services to St John’s Ambulance to ensure their premises remain compliant. Engineers from three of the Group’s four specialist business divisions will perform the following services at 90 UK locations for St John’s Ambulance: • Electrical fixed wire testing •…

PTSG puts safety first for St John’s Ambulance

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to deliver a range of specialist services to St John’s Ambulance to ensure their premises remain compliant. Engineers from three of the Group’s four specialist business divisions will perform the following services at 90 UK locations for St John’s Ambulance: • Electrical fixed wire testing •…

Hertz re-hires PTSG for specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will deliver its second bundled services contract for Hertz’ car rental business at 60 locations nationwide. Hertz created the car and van rental business category when it opened its first American operation in 1918. Today, the company is a global phenomenon spanning 10,000 locations in 145 countries and six…

PTSG booked at Butlins

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist fall arrest equipment at the Butlins resort in Minehead. These works are in addition to an existing contract in which PTSG’s Electrical Services engineers delivered inspections of electrical assets and fall arrest systems. Butlins’ family holiday resort in Minehead is the largest of…

PTSG booked at Butlins

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist fall arrest equipment at the Butlins resort in Minehead. These works are in addition to an existing contract in which PTSG’s Electrical Services engineers delivered inspections of electrical assets and fall arrest testing systems. Butlins’ family holiday resort in Minehead is the largest…

Warburg Pincus invests alongside Macquarie Capital Principal Finance supporting further growth in Premier Technical Services Group

  NEW YORK/LONDON May 17, 2021 – Leading global growth investor, Warburg Pincus, announced today that it has entered an agreement with Macquarie Capital Principal Finance (“Macquarie Capital”) to jointly acquire a majority stake in Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (“PTSG”), a leader in building compliance services in the United Kingdom (“UK”) – signalling the…

Warburg Pincus invests alongside Macquarie Capital Principal Finance supporting further growth in Premier Technical Services Group

  NEW YORK/LONDON May 17, 2021 – Leading global growth investor, Warburg Pincus, announced today that it has entered an agreement with Macquarie Capital Principal Finance (“Macquarie Capital”) to jointly acquire a majority stake in Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (“PTSG”), a leader in building compliance services in the United Kingdom (“UK”) – signalling the…

PTSG delivers specialist services at new London Dock apartments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed the installation of a lightning protection system at Gallions Point, an exclusive collection of 127 new apartments situated within one of London’s newest and most vibrant districts, the Royal Albert Docks. The cosmopolitan urban dwellings provide capital city residents with 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, a 24-hour…

PTSG delivers specialist services at new London Dock apartments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed the installation of a lightning protection system at Gallions Point, an exclusive collection of 127 new apartments situated within one of London’s newest and most vibrant districts, the Royal Albert Docks. The cosmopolitan urban dwellings provide capital city residents with 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments, a 24-hour…

PTSG delivers electrical services at COVID test centres

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Serco plc, the FTSE 250 company which manages over 500 contracts worldwide, to provide its trademark specialist electrical expertise. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd – the largest of the Group’s four business divisions – will provide portable appliance testing (PAT) at 160 COVID test…

PTSG delivers electrical services at COVID test centres

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Serco plc, the FTSE 250 company which manages over 500 contracts worldwide, to provide its trademark specialist electrical expertise. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd – the largest of the Group’s four business divisions – will provide portable appliance testing (PAT) at 160 COVID test…

PTSG delivers electrical repairs at largest US Airforce-operated RAF base

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered repairs to the lightning protection system at RAF Lakenheath’s Liberty Wing, which comprises 4,500 active military personnel and more than 1,000 US and UK civilians. An initial test and inspection by PTSG Electrical Services Ltd highlighted repairs that were needed to the lightning protection system in place…

PTSG booked to deliver specialist services for hotel group

Premier Technical Services Group (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver multiple specialist services by Kew Green Hotels, a growing property management company based in Richmond, Twickenham. With over 50 hotels in the estate from Edinburgh to Brighton, including both independently branded hotels and a range of international brands, under families such as IHG,…

PTSG booked to deliver specialist services for hotel group

Premier Technical Services Group (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver multiple specialist services by Kew Green Hotels, a growing property management company based in Richmond, Twickenham. With over 50 hotels in the estate from Edinburgh to Brighton, including both independently branded hotels and a range of international brands, under families such as IHG,…

PTSG delivers electrical repairs at largest US Airforce-operated RAF base

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered repairs to the lightning protection system at RAF Lakenheath’s Liberty Wing, which comprises 4,500 active military personnel and more than 1,000 US and UK civilians. An initial test and inspection by PTSG Electrical Services Ltd highlighted repairs that were needed to the lightning protection system in place…

Fire Pump Engineer (National)

(With an urgent need in the South / South East) PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. One of the businesses within our Fire Solutions Division is Pure Power Ltd. that exists to protect people in buildings that…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-six

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG delivers specialist electrical services for Swedish retail giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a contract to provide lightning protection repairs at Ikea’s Exeter store. It is the latest contract which strengthens a growing business relationship between the two organisations. In Autumn last year, PTSG provided vital access and safety equipment at the Exeter store following the first Covid-19 lockdown. In…

PTSG delivers specialist electrical services for Swedish retail giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a contract to provide lightning protection repairs at Ikea’s Exeter store. It is the latest contract which strengthens a growing business relationship between the two organisations. In Autumn last year, PTSG provided vital access and safety equipment at the Exeter store following the first Covid-19 lockdown. In…

PTSG to deliver specialist services for Amazon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been assigned to deliver a specialist electrical services solution at a new Amazon delivery station in Essex. The station is in Harlow, and will create over 30 permanent jobs as well as over 100 opportunities for delivery roles. The retail giant hopes the 7,000-square-metre building will be fully…

PTSG to deliver specialist services for Amazon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been assigned to deliver a specialist electrical services solution at a new Amazon delivery station in Essex. The station is in Harlow, and will create over 30 permanent jobs as well as over 100 opportunities for delivery roles. The retail giant hopes the 7,000-square-metre building will be fully…

PTSG completes specialist works at ITV

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical testing at the famous set and production base of Coronation Street at MediaCityUK, Manchester. Originally commissioned by Granada Television, the first episode of Coronation Street was aired on 9th December 1960 at 7pm, and was not initially a critical success; Daily Mirror columnist Ken Irwin…

PTSG completes specialist repairs at Museum of Historic Buildings

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a series of specialist electrical works at Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings, Bromsgrove. This is an open-air museum of rescued buildings which have been relocated to its site in Stoke Heath, a district of Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. The buildings and structures at the museum were all moved there…

PTSG applies a degree of expertise in Bath

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project at the University of Bath – for the Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS). The IAAPS is a world-leading centre of excellence for the for research, innovation, enterprise and education, supporting the future direction of the automotive industry. Engineers form PTSG…

PTSG comes in “handy” at King’s Cross

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a challenging electrical services project at London King’s Cross building S1, Handyside. 4 Handyside Street (S1) forms an architectural pair with the adjacent building, S2, to complete this end of Handyside Street. The adjacent S2 building has been pre-let to Google, but S1 is currently at a…

Engineering Supervisor (South East)

PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. One of the businesses in our PTSG Access & Safety Division is Access Contracting Ltd., who work nationally to inspect, maintain, repair, install and test a range of height access and…

PTSG fortifies Hartlebury Castle

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist electrical services project at a magnificent Grade I-listed castle in Worcestershire. Located near the village of Hartlebury in the South West Midlands, Hartlebury Castle was built in the mid-13th century as a fortified manor house, on manorial land earlier given to the Bishop of Worcester…

PTSG to help make Oxford development fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to design and install sprinkler systems for Phase 2 of a major new residential development in Oxford. In March 2016, the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust gained outline planning permission for 270 homes on the site of Littlemore Park. This outline permission set out clear development…

PTSG performs specialist test at Brighton hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at Brighton General Hospital, performing specialist electrical testing. Brighton General Hospital is an acute general hospital in Brighton, East Sussex. It is managed by Sussex Community NHS Trust. The hospital has its origins in the Brighton Workhouse Infirmary, which was designed by George Maynard and…

PTSG supports both sides in local derby

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is performing specialist electrical services at the home grounds of both Manchester United FC and Manchester City FC. Old Trafford, home of Manchester United FC, is one of the most famous football grounds in the country. With a capacity of 71,140 seats it is also the largest football stadium…

PTSG reaches the heights at Parkside, Wandsworth

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered a quick turnaround specialist services solution at a residential development in south-west London. Faithful+Gould was appointed as both project manager and quantity surveyor by a joint venture between Barratt Thames Gateway and Notting Hill Home Ownership on a residential development call Parkside in Wandsworth, SW18. The development…

PTSG helps Porsche to stay ahead

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at the Porsche Centre in Preston. Porsche is of course the German automobile manufacturer specialising in high-performance sports cars. Its current line-up includes the 718 Boxster/Cayman, 911, Panamera, Macan, Cayenne and Taycan. The Preston dealership boasts 43,000 square feet of space,…

YourLife renews contract with PTSG for five years

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted for a further five years to deliver specialist fire solutions for YourLife Management Services – the management agent of McCarthy and Stone, providing Retirement Living PLUS developments. McCarthy and Stone operates from four divisional offices and has a significant share of the UK retirement community market.…

PTSG delivers full façade clean for British Geological Survey

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by CBRE to lend its high-level expertise to deliver a full clean to the façade of the Nottingham (Keyworth) headquarters of the British Geological Survey. The British Geological Survey (BGS) is a world-leading geological survey and global geoscience organisation, focused on public-good science for government and…

PTSG and student accommodation provider unite again

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has continued its successful long-standing relationship with Unite Students with a new fire solutions contract. Unite Students is the UK’s leading operator of purpose-built student accommodation. The organisation provides a home to 50,000 students in more than 140 properties across 24 of the UK’s largest university cities. In this…

Bright news for PTSG with Big Yellow contract renewal

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has announced the renewal of its contract with Big Yellow & Armadillo Self Storage for another 12 months. Big Yellow is the UK’s brand leader in self-storage. The company operates from a platform of 84 stores, including 14 stores branded as Armadillo Self Storage, in which Big Yellow has…

PTSG displays specialist skills at Tate Modern

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to supply specialist electrical testing services at London’s Tate Modern. Tate Modern is a modern art gallery located on London’s South Bank in the former Bankside Power Station. It is Britain’s national gallery of international modern art and forms part of the Tate group (together with…

PTSG keeps gymnastics centre in tip-top shape

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at the Manchester Gymnastics Centre, performing specialist electrical repairs. The Manchester Gymnastics Centre, based in Gorton, boasts purpose-built gymnastics training and teaching facilities and state-of-the-art equipment. The centre is the culmination of a 40-year dream for Director of Coaching Colin Leigh, who had the vision…

Croft Castle puts its trust in PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is on site at Croft Castle in Leominster, where its engineers are delivering specialist electrical testing services. Croft Castle and Parkland is a National Trust property comprising a country house, park, church and garden. The site is in the civil parish of Croft and Yarpole, five miles north-west of…

PTSG acknowledged by British Safety Council

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded an International Safety Award from the British Safety Council. This is the tenth year PTSG has been recognised by the British Safety Council. In addition to the award, PTSG achieved a distinction (its third) for its score of 49 out of a possible 58. Only 16%…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-five

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG on site at London icon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical services at Battersea Power Station, the famous decommissioned coal-fired power station on the south bank of the River Thames. In a major programme of redevelopment, the power station has been transformed into a new neighbourhood. This includes 254 homes featuring original brick and steelwork and…

PTSG delivers specialist services at RAF Mildenhall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is completing specialist electrical services at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk. Despite its status as a Royal Air Force station, it primarily supports United States Air Force operations, and is currently the home of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing. The base opened on 16th October 1934. It was active throughout…

PTSG takes prudent approach to building maintenance

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently performing a full programme of cleaning and maintenance works at the Prudential administrative centre in Reading. The building, known locally as “The Pru”, opened in 1990, employing around 600 people for the Prudential – the British multi-national insurance company headquartered in London. Engineers from PTSG Building Access…

PTSG provides protective specialist services for new care home

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical services at a new, state-of-the-art retirement home in south west London. Opening soon, Eden Court will offer Cinnamon Care Collection’s award-winning residential, dementia and nursing care. It is a luxury retirement village featuring 28 individual apartments available for purchase, an array of high-quality facilities and…

PTSG works at upgraded utilities site in London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a sewerage treatment works in south west London, which is undergoing an upgrade. McHugh Civil Engineering is the main contractor at the site in Hogsmill, in Kingston-Upon-Thames. The scope of the project includes constructing the new primary sedimentation tank, inlet…

PTSG contracted for further services at Kidbrooke development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver specialist fire solutions at Kidbrooke Village (Block E) in a continuation of the Group’s work at the development. Kidbrooke Village is located in one of London’s most popular locations, the Royal Borough of Greenwich and comprises four neighbourhoods, integrated seamlessly into one…

PTSG Chairman wins coveted Lifetime Achievement Award

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is proud to announce that its Chairman, John Foley, has won the Peter Middup Lifetime Achievement in FM Award at the PFM Partnership Awards 2020. John was one of the founding members of the Group. He and Chief Executive Paul Teasdale had the vision to meet a market need…

McCarthy & Stone renews contract with PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has announced that its contract with McCarthy & Stone, for the delivery of specialist fire solutions, has been renewed for another five years. McCarthy & Stone is a developer and manager of retirement communities in the UK. The company operates from four divisional offices and has a significant share…

PTSG to protect new addition to London skyline

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a new lightning protection system at the City Road project, known as The Arc, in East London. Designed by architect AHMM, the development echoes red brick New York and Chicago buildings of the early 19th century. The Arc tower will be split between six…

PTSG helps protect major gas storage site

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed testing and inspection services for Storengy UK’s site in Northwich, Cheshire. Storengy UK Ltd is a subsidiary of ENGIE. The company developed and now operates the Stublach Natural Gas Storage site in Cheshire, the largest in the UK. Stublach comprises 20 underground salt caverns, created between 2009…

The going is good for PTSG at Wetherby Racecourse

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist testing and inspection services at Wetherby Racecourse in West Yorkshire. Wetherby Racecourse was the last racecourse in Yorkshire that hosted only National Hunt jump meetings, but it now stages flat racing as well. In 1999 the new Millennium Stand was opened, providing the racecourse with executive…

PTSG completes specialist testing at RAF bases

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been undertaking specialist electrical testing at RAF bases in East Anglia and Suffolk. RAF Feltwell is a Royal Air Force station in Norfolk, that is used by the United States Air Forces in Europe. RAF Lakenheath is close to RAF Feltwell, just outside the town of Brandon. In…

PTSG provides specialist testing in schools

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to provide specialist electrical services in schools within Waltham Forest. The London Borough of Waltham Forest is on the east side of the capital, with a population in the region of 277,000. There are around 75 state-funded primary and secondary schools in the borough,…

PTSG provides specialist services to specialist university

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is completing specialist electrical services at a leading specialist university tackling the future development of our planet’s food production, processing and animal sciences. Harper Adams University is a public university located close to the village of Edgmond, near Newport, in Shropshire, England. Established in 1901, the establishment is a…

PTSG completes work at Dundee Energy from Waste Plant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project in Scotland, providing specialist electrical services at Baldovie Energy from Waste (EfW) plant. The new facility is designed to make more use of the energy in the residual waste from Dundee and Angus. The new facility will use around 110,000 tonnes of residual waste per year…

PTSG to deliver multiple services for Home Office

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has retained its Home Office portfolio for a further 12 months for the delivery of multiple specialist services. The Home Office, also known as the Home Department, is a ministerial department of the Government of the United Kingdom, responsible for immigration, security, and law and order. Although its jurisdiction is…

PTSG transforms TalkTalk Data Centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist cleaning services at one of TalkTalk’s Data Centres located in Brentford, Middlesex, on behalf of CBRE. Data Centre Solutions (DCS) delivers fully integrated real estate, facilities and technology solutions for data centre owners, occupiers and investors across the globe. As a dedicated business line within CBRE,…

M&S shops with PTSG for specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is completing a specialist electrical services project at Marks & Spencer within Meadowhall Shopping Centre, Sheffield. Meadowhall is situated three miles north-east of Sheffield city centre and two miles from Rotherham town centre. It is the largest shopping centre in Yorkshire and currently the eleventh-largest in the United Kingdom. Plans for an extension…

PTSG lends its expertise to National Library of Scotland

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is on site at one of the largest libraries in the UK to undertake specialist electrical services. The National Library of Scotland (NLS) is the legal deposit library of Scotland and is one of the country’s National Collections. There are over 24 million items held at the NLS in various…

PTSG works at new Hounslow development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist high-level services at High Street Quarter, a brand-new development of one-, two- and three-bedroom homes in the centre of Hounslow. Built around a new public square, High Street Quarter puts residents at the heart of life with shops, restaurants and leisure facilities on…

PTSG provides specialist treatment at Royal Derby Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is in the process of completing an electrical services project at the Royal Derby Hospital. The Royal Derby Hospital is one of two teaching hospitals in the city of Derby, the other being the London Road Community Hospital. After the previous site was demolished in 2006, it was rebuilt…

PTSG appears at the BBC

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist services at the famous BBC Broadcasting House building in Portland Place and Langham Place, London. Broadcasting House is the headquarters of the BBC. The first radio broadcast from the building was made on 15 March 1932, and the building was officially opened two months later, on 15 May. The main building is in the Art…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-four

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG wins service contract at Sunrise and Gracewell

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will be providing vital fire solutions for a leading UK private care provider specialising in residential, nursing and dementia care. The contract will see engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd delivering fire sprinkler servicing at all 46 sites across England and Wales for Sunrise Senior Living and Gracewell Healthcare.…

PTSG delivers multi-disciplinary specialist services to Ardagh Group

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is demonstrating its multi-disciplinary capabilities in a project for Ardagh Group in West Scotland. Ardagh Group is a producer of glass and metal products that has grown over the past two decades into one of the world’s largest metal and glass packaging companies. Founded in Dublin and headquartered in…

PTSG works at major development in Republic of Ireland

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to provide specialist fire solutions at the Sandyford Central Development to the south of Dublin, in the Republic of Ireland. This is a new build-to-rent development comprising 564 apartments spread over six distinct blocks. The scheme will have a large emphasis on communal amenity spaces to…

St Andrews recruits specialist help from PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently on site at the University of St. Andrews, providing vital access and safety services on the Eden Campus site. The PSR building refurbishment project involves the restoration and refurbishment of buildings to create state-of-the-art office space, storage for library stock, a canteen and associated parking and landscaping.…

PTSG welcomes announcement by Housing Secretary

An announcement has been made by the Housing Secretary, Rt Hon Robert Jenrick MP confirming a new cladding fund. As the UK’s leading provider of specialist services that are dedicated to the protection of people, property and places, Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) welcomes the announcement. Th announcement by Mr Jenrick detailed £3.5bn of…

PTSG secures major contract with West Lothian Council

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has signed a large contract with West Lothian Council to deliver specialist electrical services at over 18 buildings owned by the council. Engineers from the Wishaw (North Lanarkshire) office of PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will carry out remedial work to the structural lightning protection and surge protection systems in…

PTSG toasts new electrical services contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order to deliver specialist electrical services at two sites in Scotland for Beam Suntory. Beam Suntory, Inc. is an American company which is the subsidiary of Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd, which itself is a subsidiary of Suntory Holdings of Osaka, Japan. Its headquarters are in…

The sign of a job well done in Manchester

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to carry out high-level work at a major student accommodation building in Manchester. PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd was contracted for its expertise in rope access. Engineers were asked to remove signage from Bridgewater Heights, a high-rise residential block operated by Unite Students. Unite Students provides…

PTSG works at home for injured servicemen

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is providing specialist building access services at the Royal Star and Garter Home in Richmond. The Royal Star and Garter Home on Richmond Hill, in Richmond, London, was built between 1921 and 1924 to a design by Sir Edwin Cooper, based on a plan produced by Sir Giles Gilbert…

PTSG delivers specialist treatment at Western Community Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver specialist electrical services at Western Community Hospital. Western Community Hospital, in the Shirley/Millbrook area of Southampton, Hampshire, England, is managed by the Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust. The facility was originally founded in 1874 as an isolation hospital. It has evolved several…

PTSG to work with two ministerial departments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver multiple specialist services to two ministerial departments of the British Government. The contract, which represents a second year of service from PTSG to both the Ministry of Justice and the Home Office, includes the following: • Fall arrest testing – engineers from PTSG Access…

Virgin Money invests in PTSG’s expertise

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver multiple specialist services at Virgin Money’s headquarters in Gosforth in Tyne and Wear. PTSG will perform the following inspections: • Fire dampers • Lightning protection systems • Fall arrest systems and equipment The contract, which is now running for a third consecutive year,…

PTSG to remain at Heathrow for at least two more years

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has recently been successful in the renewal of its maintenance contract at Heathrow Airport for another two years. PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd (via constituent company Trinity Fire & Security Ltd) has a long and successful relationship with Heathrow, where its engineers have provided maintenance and reactive works for around…

PTSG to protect London’s Kidbrooke Village

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide vital electrical services that will safeguard a new residential development 15 minutes to the east of London’s city centre. The Royal Borough of Greenwich has always been one of London’s most popular locations. Kidbrooke Village is a vibrant and established community, created by developer…

Assistant Engineer (Sheffield)

PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. One of the businesses in our PTSG Access & Safety Division is Fall Arrest Installations, who work with other key elements in the supply chain to design access strategies for new…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-three

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

Insurance giant forms alliance with PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has recently completed a specialist services project, on behalf of a principal contractor, for financial services giant Allianz Insurance. Allianz Insurance is one of the largest general insurers in the UK and part of the Allianz Group. The company employs over 4,200 people across a network of UK offices.…

PTSG safeguards thrill-seekers at Thorpe Park

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist services at Thorpe Park Resort, one of the country’s leading amusement parks. Located in the village of Thorpe, between the towns of Chertsey and Staines-upon-Thames in Surrey, England. It is operated and owned by Merlin Entertainments and includes rides, a themed hotel, live…

PTSG returns to Kingston University

Just days after Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) announced a new contract to install a new lightning protection at Kingston University, the Group has re-secured a maintenance contract for a range of fire and security systems across the campus. PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd (via constituent company Trinity Fire and Security Systems Ltd) had previously…

PTSG gets seal of approval on Royal Sands Ramsgate

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been confirmed as the provider of specialist electrical services at the Pleasurama development on Ramsgate seafront. Thanet-based Blueberry Homes started work on the long-awaited Royal Sands in June 2020 and it is hoped that work will be completed within a two to three-year timespan, with faster sales resulting…

PTSG to provide specialist services at Kingston University

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist lightning protection services for new developments to the campus of Kingston University. Over 16,000 students attend this public research university, which gained full university status in 1992. Before this it was known as Kingston Polytechnic. Over the last 10 years, the university has…

PTSG takes up residence at Premier Inn Romford

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at the Romford branch of the Premier Inn hotel chain. Premier Inn is the UK’s largest hotel brand, with more than 72,000 rooms and 800 hotels. It operates hotels in a variety of locations including city centres, suburbs and airports competing…

PTSG bolsters defence in Fulham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to provide specialist electrical services at Vanston Place, just off Fulham Broadway in West London. Previously a redundant derelict site, Vanston Place has been transformed into six modern high-end residential flats. The site was extremely tight, the planning conditions restrictive, and there were many technical challenges…

PTSG to protect East London redevelopment

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a new contract to deliver specialist electrical services at Beam Park, a brand-new housing development in East London. The wider vision for Beam Park is to create 3,000 new homes, 50% of which will be affordable, on a derelict former factory site in the London Boroughs of…

PTSG to add a spoonful of specialist services at Sugar house Island

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Sugar House Island, a new mixed-use neighbourhood in East London. Sugar House Island showed award-winning vision in bringing together a growing community of 6,000 people to live, work and forge a better quality of life. Situated in the water-bound district…

PTSG takes to the skies to provide survey

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has employed drone technology to add another dimension to its roof survey service. Engineers from PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd, one of the Group’s four specialist divisions, used a drone to take video and photographic footage of the roof of Brunswick Shopping Centre in Westborough, Scarborough. This gave the…

PTSG’s services look after new facility at Cheltenham Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to provide specialist electrical services at a new CT scanning facility at Cheltenham General Hospital. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd are installing a surge protection system for the new CT (computed tomography) scanning facility within the hospital. CT scans can produce detailed images…

Argos shops with PTSG for multiple specialist equipment

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to inspect a range of fall arrest systems and equipment for Argos. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will deliver inspections of CAT ladders and Mansafe systems in place across 240 branches UK-wide to ensure they are compliant and 100% fit for purpose. Its teams…

PTSG to work with Solent NHS Trust

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to provide specialist electrical services for sites operated by the Solent NHS Trust. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd have been tasked with providing portable appliance testing (PAT) across 24 different Solent NHS Trust sites. The Solent NHS Trust was created in 2011. It…

PTSG lands contract with global aerospace provider

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services for GKN Aerospace on behalf of the building maintainer. GKN Aerospace is a global business with facilities in 14 countries. The UK is one of six European countries where the company’s manufacturing sites are located. Filton is GKN Aerospace’s largest advanced…

PTSG protects three schools in West Midlands academy

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded the contract to install lightning protection on three existing schools for the Dudley Academies Trust. Dudley Academies Trust is a relatively new organisation set up with the help of Dudley College of Technology to help transform education in Dudley. There are six schools within the academy;…

PTSG protects new hospital car parking facility

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order to provide specialist electrical services at a new secure multi-storey car park at Sandwell & City Hospital in Birmingham. The multi-storey car parks are being built on behalf of Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust on the existing Sandwell and City Hospital sites and will…

Lightning Protection Installation Engineer (Manchester)

PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. Our lighting protection business is a market leader and member of the Association of Technical Lightning & Access Specialists (ATLAS), installing regulation compliant conductor systems to provide the vital protection needed…

PTSG works with Shelley and Browning

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at two residential tower blocks on the outskirts of Birmingham. Shelley and Browning Towers are two 12-storey residential tower blocks in the Northfield area of Birmingham, currently undergoing a large programme of renovation. They were completed in the 1960s. Both towers…

PTSG company, Guardian, continues long-standing sponsorship of Rotherham Utd

Rotherham United has confirmed that the club’s first team players and staff will once again sport the Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd (Guardian) branding on their official training wear during the 2021/22 season. Guardian’s partnership with Rotherham United began in 2015 and the two are looking forward to the continuation of their successful reciprocal business relationship.…

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd sale of Integral Cradles Ltd.

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has announced the sale of Integral Cradles Ltd., a cradle installation company based in London. Paul Teasdale, Group CEO, said: “The PTSG Board decided to make this divestment in the cradle installation sector and is delighted that Integral Cradle Ltd.’s Managing Director, Kevin Walton, has agreed to purchase and…

PTSG’s long-standing relationship with M&S continues

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist testing services for Marks and Spencer (M&S) at sites in Ireland as part of its agreement for December 2020. M&S is of course a major British multi-national retailer that specialises in clothing, home products and food, mostly of its own label. Founded in 1884 in Leeds,…

PTSG taken on board new ABP cruise terminal

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at a new £55m Southampton cruise terminal set to open in 2021. The facility being built will let suitably equipped ships plug in to a local power supply while in port, rather than using onboard generators. Much of the cruise industry…

Nationwide continues to invest in PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to continue its strong and successful relationship with Nationwide Building Society, providing specialist Access & Safety services across the country. The Nationwide is the largest building society in the world with over 15 million members. It is also a British mutual financial institution, headquartered in Swindon. The…

Wales Hospital receives specialist treatment from PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at a 400-bed facility being built next to University Hospital Wales. The £33m facility is being built in Cardiff to help manage any potential increase in coronavirus cases this winter. Wales Health Minister Vaughan Gething said: “This investment will help Cardiff…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-two

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG puts MOJ to the test

The contract between Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) and the Ministry of Justice (via Engine) to provide specialist services has been extended. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will test fall arrest systems in place at sites across the south of the UK. This includes Mansafe systems, handrails and ladders. This equipment provides…

PTSG takes supporting role at Wolverhampton Civic Hall

Wolverhampton Civic Hall, which is undergoing a major refurbishment, is to benefit from specialist electrical services from Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG). The £38 million project will see the iconic Grade II-listed building, affectionately known as Wolves Civic, transformed into a world class venue. The works consist of new back of house areas, concert…

PTSG protects variety retailer’s Midlands base

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at Pattinson House, Poundland’s distribution, operations and customer support centre in Willenhall in the West Midlands. Poundland has stores across the West Midlands, Shropshire and Staffordshire. Its administrative base is close to the M6 in Willenhall and it has three major warehouse sites…

PTSG provides specialist services at HMP Wayland

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist Access & Safety services at a men’s prison in Norfolk. HMP Wayland is a Category C prison located near the village of Griston, near Thetford. Opened in 1985, the facility has been enlarged on three occasions, adding a further 300 cells as well…

PTSG to work on Birmingham icon

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at Birmingham’s landmark Selfridges store, which is undergoing a £20 million revamp. The six-storey Selfridges department store, designed by Future Systems and completed in 2003, quickly became a heavily-discussed landmark. With its eye-catching “golf ball” exterior, covered in 16,000 discs, it was intended…

PTSG performs fitness test on sports centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed specialist electrical tests at the Doug Ellis Sports Centre in Perry Barr, Birmingham. The £7m leisure facility features a fitness suite, sports hall, workout studios and team changing facilities. The centre opened in January 2010 and caters for Birmingham City University students, Birmingham City University staff and…

PTSG completes repairs for Wagg Foods

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has finished carrying our vital electrical repairs for a major producer of pet foods based in North Yorkshire. Wagg Foods produce a range of foods for dogs and cats to help give them a healthy diet, protect their digestive health and immune system and reduce odour. The Wagg family…

PTSG protects new mixed-use scheme in London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Arthur Stanley House, a former hospital building in Central London that is being redeveloped as a mixed-use scheme. Situated in Fitzrovia, the work involved in the development has included demolishing part of the eight-storey former hospital building, along with the…

PTSG scores contract win at Wembley Park

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been brought on board for a redevelopment project that will transform a skyscraper that has become part of the landscape in Brent. Over the last five years there has been a good deal of speculation over Wembley’s 21-storey skyscraper known as Wembley Point and formerly Station House. The…

PTSG is a sure bet at Haydock

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is carrying out specialist electrical testing at Haydock Park Racecourse. Haydock Park Racecourse is a racecourse in Merseyside, North West England. The racecourse is set in an area of parkland bounded by the towns of Haydock to the west, Ashton-in-Makerfield to the north, Golborne to the east and Newton-le-Willows…

PTSG works at major gas terminal

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical works at a major gas terminal in Barrow-in-Furness for Spirit Energy. Spirit Energy was launched in 2017, following the merger of Centrica’s exploration and production business with Bayerngas Norge AS. The company has around 800 employees UK-wide of which 150 are based in Barrow, Cumbria,…

PTSG returns to Sandon Hall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently carrying our specialist remedial electrical works at a listed country house in Staffordshire. Sandon Hall is a 19th-century country mansion, the seat of the Earl of Harrowby, at Sandon, Staffordshire, 5 miles northeast of Stafford. It is a Grade II* listed building set in 400 acres of…

PTSG onboard project at National Railway Museum

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is completing vital electrical repairs at the National Railway Museum in York. The repairs follow on from a test and inspection of the lightning protection system also carried out by engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd. This highlighted repairs needed to ensure the system remained operationally efficient to protect…

PTSG to work throughout British Isles for Church Group

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a new contract for the testing and inspection of lightning protection systems in place at 114 sites for the Church of the Latter Day Saints. PTSG previously performed testing and inspection of 79 churches for this customer across the south-west of England, as reported in April…

Ashworth Hospital receives specialist treatment from PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is carrying out specialist electrical services at Ashworth Hospital in Merseyside. Ashworth Hospital is a high-security psychiatric hospital in Maghull, 10 miles northeast of Liverpool. It operates on behalf of Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, catering to patients with psychiatric health needs that require treatment in conditions of high…

PTSG to deliver specialist services for Jewish Care

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured an order to deliver a number of specialist electrical services for the Jewish Care charity.  Jewish Care is the largest health and social care organisation in the London and the South of England region, serving some 10,000 members. It aims to be the care and community services…

University of Northampton benefits from PTSG services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a test and inspection at the University of Northampton to ensure it complies with electrical regulations and is completely safe for all users. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd delivered a test and inspection of the lightning protection on place at the university, which already has an…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty-one

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG taken on board project at The Ark

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered specialist services for a unique office building in west London. The Ark is a striking office building located in Hammersmith, London. Designed by architect Ralph Erskine, the building is so-called due to its hull-like profile. The 10-storey copper and glass building was completed in 1992 but remained…

PTSG praised for reactiveness in Nottingham project

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has delivered multiple specialist services for a brand-new student accommodation development on Nottingham’s Talbot Street in the centre of the city. NMCN was awarded the demolition, construction and delivery of the facility, which will comprise of 331 self-contained bedrooms along with communal areas and outdoor space. The project will…

PTSG puts the University of Reading to the test

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has carried out specialist electrical services at the University of Reading to ensure it complies with regulations and is completely safe for all users. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd undertook a test and inspection of the lightning protection on place at the university, which has an enrolment of…

PTSG treats Cadbury World to specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently engaged in a project at Cadbury World to deliver specialist electrical services which will safeguard the buildings, its staff and visitors. Cadbury World is a world-famous visitor attraction featuring a self-guided exhibition tour created and run by the Cadbury company. The tour tells the history of the…

PTSG delivers specialist services at Citygate Apartment building

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to deliver specialist at-height services at a highly sought-after residential building in Ilford, East London. Citygate House is a former office building which was converted into a luxury apartment building comprising of 64 homes. This popular residential address is located close to Gants Hill Station…

Buddhist temple puts its faith in PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is carrying out specialist services at the Wat Buddharam Leeds Thai Temple. The Wat Buddharam is a recent development in England, having been a registered charity since 2014. The temple is one of approximately 189 Buddhist temples and one of 17 Thai Theravada temples in the UK. Engineers from…

PTSG delivers specialist services at Chester Zoo

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is undertaking specialist repairs to ensure Chester Zoo is fully protected in the event of an electrical storm. Chester Zoo was opened in 1931 by George Mottershead and his family. At 51 hectares or 130 acres it is one of the largest zoos in the UK (the total land…

PTSG reaches heights at Colindale Gardens

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed the final phase of a high-level cleaning project at a unique new development called Colindale Gardens in North West London. PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd was instructed to maintain the façade of the building during the construction and upon completion of the different phases. This saw the…

PTSG brought on board Liverpool specialist services project

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is carrying out repairs to the lightning protection system in place at John Lennon Airport in Liverpool. The international airport, originally known as Speke Airport, was opened in 1933. It was operated by the RAF during World War II; in 2001 its name was changed to John Lennon Airport…

PTSG shores up Manchester City’s defence

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist electrical services to protect Manchester City FC from lightning strikes. Founded in 1880, the club’s home ground is the 55,000-capacity City of Manchester Stadium in east Manchester, to which it moved in 2003. The club had previously played at Maine Road since 1923. Manchester City finished…

PTSG’s steeplejacks complete project for Drax Power Ltd

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services contract at Drax Power Station, England’s newest coal-fired power station which is converting to biomass to become ‘cleaner’ for the environment. Drax has a 2.6 GW capacity for biomass and 1.29 GW capacity for coal. Situated on the River Ouse between Selby and Goole,…

PTSG completes steeplejack project in Ireland

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a challenging contract in the Republic of Ireland to carry out vital maintenance to a chimney for Breedon Cement. Breedon operates two cement plants with a total capacity in excess of 2 million tonnes. Its Hope cement plant in Derbyshire is recognised as the UK’s largest and…

PTSG delivers specialist services in Wales wastewater plant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to install a series of specialist electrical equipment at the Cog Moors wastewater treatment works in South Wales. The Cog Moors plant, which treats wastewater for Dinas Powys, Sully, Penarth, Barry and the West of Cardiff, is receiving an upgrade. As part of the upgrade,…

PTSG’s services at home on new student development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering a lightning protection system to a brand-new student accommodation development in Surrey. The Garage on 97-98 Harvest Road, Egham is an exciting development providing student accommodation for students at the neighbouring Royal Holloway University of London. Construction started in January 2020 and is moving ahead swiftly and…

PTSG goes to university in Aberdeen

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has just been contracted to deliver extensive remedial works at the University of Aberdeen. The University of Aberdeen is an ancient public research university, founded in 1495. It is Scotland’s third-oldest university, after St Andrew’s and Glasgow University, and the fifth-oldest in the English-speaking world. Notable alumni include George…

PTSG’s specialist services – never knowingly undersold

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently working on a large project to deliver specialist services for the John Lewis Partnership (JLP). The JLP is a British company which operates John Lewis & Partners department stores, Waitrose & Partners supermarkets, its banking and financial services, and other retail-related activities. By August 2016, Waitrose had…

PTSG protects listed building in Covent Garden

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been selected to provide specialist electrical services at 22 Tower Street an exclusive development in the heart of Covent Garden. This 140-year-old former school building, more recently used as the headquarters of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group, is being redeveloped to create 22 luxurious apartments spread across…

Fall Arrest Testing Engineer (Castleford)

Fall Arrest Testing Engineer Castleford based   PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions.   Fall Arrest Testing are part of our Access and Safety Division and form one part of the PTSG family of Companies.  We have…

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…

PTSG to protect luxury Chelsea apartments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist services at a development of prestigious retirement flats in one of London’s most exclusive neighbourhoods. Chelsea Court is a mansion block containing retirement apartments in Elm Park Gardens at the heart if The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea. The £2.4 million project consists of…

PTSG to secure new West London development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver specialist services at Boston Road – a major new property development in Hanwell, West London A2Dominion and Higgins Partnership have established a joint venture vehicle to deliver the prestigious development, which includes homes as well as retail and commercial space. 333 high-quality studio,…

PTSG named Fast Growth Business at Yorkshire Business Masters Awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delighted to announce that it has won the Fast Growth Business award at the 10th annual Yorkshire Business Masters Awards. PTSG was shortlisted alongside Banwait Group, Hortor, Sevenhills Fabrication and The Data Shed. Paul Teasdale, Chief Executive of PTSG, received the honour during last night’s virtual event hosted…

Our Bundled Services – Issue Sixty

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG lands contract at Heathrow tunnel

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to safeguard Heathrow tunnel in the event of a lightning strike. The main tunnel at Heathrow Airport is undergoing a £103 million refurbishment. The 18-month contract involves major work on the main and cargo tunnels serving Terminals 1, 2 and 3 in order to comply…

PTSG completes project at 60 London Wall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to install a lightning protection system at an innovative new development in Central London. 60 London Wall is a substantial mixed use commercial and retail development located in the City of London. Citygrove, the property development and investment firm, is redeveloping the building to provide…

PTSG demonstrates multi-service capability for Vertas

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been successful in retaining its contract for a third year to supply a range of specialist services to Vertas. Vertas is a fast-growing multi-service facilities management company headquartered in Ipswich and with its roots firmly in the public sector. It now serves a wide range of sectors from…

PTSG to install lightning protection for affordable homes

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a lightning protection system at a new East London housing development. The new development at Earlham Grove will bring 78 affordable new homes to Bow, East London. The homes will comprise 20 one-bedroom, 27 two-bedroom and 31 three-bedroom homes and will also feature associated…

PTSG to deliver specialist services at historic hall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a series of systems and equipment from its Access & Safety division at Ledston Hall – an historic building on the outskirts of Leeds that dates back almost 800 years to 1235. Ledston Hall, situated in the village of Ledston just north of Castleford,…

University of Sheffield Hallam puts PTSG to the test

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has successfully retained its contract to provide multiple specialist services for the University of Hallam for a second year. Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) is a public research university in South Yorkshire and one of the UK’s largest and most diverse universities. It is based on two sites; the City…

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PTSG to deliver electrical inspections for London Borough of Hackney

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been selected to deliver electrical inspections for 500 properties within the London Borough of Hackney. The borough has an ethnically diverse population of around 280,000 and covers an area of 7.36 square miles north-east of the centre of London. Much of Hackney retains an inner-city character, but in…

London hospital to receive specialist treatment from PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to carry our specialist Access & Safety works at St Mary’s Hospital, one of the main treatment centres in the north-west area of Central London. St Mary’s Hospital is the major acute hospital for north west London as well as a maternity centre with consultant and midwife-led services.…

Failed BMU in New York highlights crucial need for testing

High-level window cleaners in New York were left dangling 61 metres (200 feet) in the air as one of the supporting attachments of their building maintenance unit (BMU) became detached. Fire crews were called at around 9.10am local time on 6th October to the Brookfield Place complex in Lower Manhattan, and got rescue lines out…

PTSG moves into Addiscombe Grove

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist electrical services at a new 21-storey residential building in Croydon offering a novel solution for buying affordable homes. Addiscombe Grove in Croydon is a scheme designed by award-winning developer Pocket Living and will offer 112 one-bedroom discounted ‘pocket homes’ close to East Croydon railway station.…

PTSG to work in the heart of Soho

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at 72 Broadwick Street, a development underway in London’s Soho. Shaftsbury, the real estate investment trust, bought 72 Broadwick Street in December 2017, and has received planning consent to refurbish the address to provide a mixed-use building with new office, restaurant,…

PTSG protects new West London village

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver a lightning protection system at one of London’s most ambitious regeneration projects. Formerly occupied by a plant for the manufacture of town gas, the 88-acre Southall Waterside is today a much-reduced site is used for the pressure reduction and storage of natural gas, whilst…

PTSG back in Battersea

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist access and safety services at Henderson Park and Greystar’s build-to-rent development at Nine Elms Park, Battersea. Located at the former Royal Mail depot in the Battersea Nine Elms regeneration area, the project will consist of 641,000 square feet of residential space across two buildings, providing…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-nine

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG applies high degree of skill at University of Birmingham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to install specialist access systems at a Grade II-listed building that is being redeveloped for the University of Birmingham. In December 2018, Birmingham City Council approved plans for the University of Birmingham to refurbish the former Municipal Bank on Broad Street. It was built in 1933…

PTSG works at legendary power station

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist services at Battersea Power station, one of the most famous buildings of its kind in the country, which is undergoing a transformation. The iconic Grade II* listed building and surrounding area are being brought back to life as one of the most exciting…

PTSG protects historic Somerset House

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist electrical services at Somerset House in London, home of The Courtauld Institute of Art. Situated on The Strand, Somerset House is a large Neo-classical building containing a Georgian quadrangle; it was built on the site of a Tudor palace belonging to the Duke of Somerset,…

PTSG protects multi-phase London development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a contract to install a lightning protection system at a multi-phase development called Gallions Quarter (Phase 2a). The development is adjacent to Gallions Reach DLR station, near London’s Royal Albert Dock. The first of these phases contained detailed planning consent for 292 new homes. The second phase…

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…

PTSG works at Elizabeth Line Bond Street station

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to install a lightning protection system at Bond street station as part of the much-publicised new Elizabeth Line in London. Also known as Crossrail, the Elizabeth Line is a 117-kilometre new railway line crossing London from west to east. At each end of its central core…

PTSG works on new branch of British Museum

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is undertaking a range of activities to safeguard operatives who will be working at height on a brand-new complex under construction for the British Museum. The British Museum is to open a new £64 million complex, designed to increase the amount of its collections that the public are able…

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…

PTSG brought on board Reading station construction

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at Green Park Station, a brand-new train station currently under construction in Reading, Berkshire. The station will be run by Great Western Railway and will have two platforms. It is hoped it will ease the high volumes of traffic on the A33. The…

PTSG completes project for Jaguar Land Rover

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a project to supply specialist electrical services at a fuel farm for Jaguar Land Rover. The work of PTSG’s specialists from its Electrical Services division involved four 15-metre masts and catenary cables linking the masts together. They also fitted copper tapes and earths at ground level to…

PTSG to provide specialist services at historic Oxburgh Hall

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Oxburgh Hall, one of East Anglia’s most outstanding and enduring architectural treasures. Oxburgh Hall is a moated country house in Oxborough, Norfolk. It was built for Sir Edmund Bedingfield in the late 15th century and the family has lived at the…

PTSG to work at iconic London events space

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at Olympia London, which is to become a world-leading cultural hub. Olympia London is a 134-year-old venue that is undergoing an enormous development. The vision is to create a centre for creativity and innovation that will celebrate British heritage while ensuring the capital…

PTSG wins DART project

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services in a new state-of-the-art guided mass passenger transit system in Luton. In April 2016 Luton Airport’s owner announced a proposal to connect the airport with Luton Airport Parkway station and the adjacent part of the town which is being upgraded via an automated guided people mover. DART…

PTSG delivers building safety systems for Swedish retail giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a significant contract to provide vital access and safety equipment for IKEA’s Exeter store. The Swedish homeware chain reopened its store in Exeter and 18 other locations at the beginning of June after being shut for several weeks when the COVID-19 lockdown was first put in place.…

PTSG delivers specialist services for Jersey Government

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide vital access and safety services for the government of Jersey. The central government of the Bailiwick of Jersey is led by the Chief Minister, who selects all the remaining ministers. Jersey is divided in 12 parishes, which are further divided into vingtaines – divisions that are historic. The largest is…

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…

PTSG makes Plymouth student building fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is delivering specialist fire solutions to a popular and well-known student accommodation building in Plymouth – the Mary Newman building. Mary Newman is one of the notable figures in Plymouth’s history. She married Francis Drake at St Budeaux church on 4th July 1569. St Budeaux was a Devon country…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-eight

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

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…

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…

PTSG passes the test for Argos

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a maintenance contract which will see its engineers working at 245 Argos stores throughout the UK and Republic of Ireland. Argos trades both through physical shops and online, with over 883 retail shops, 29 million yearly shop customers and nearly a billion online visitors per annum,…

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…

PTSG installs new access facilities at Wembley campus

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is installing a range of fire and security solutions at a Student accommodation facility for Unite, located at the brand new First Way Campus in the heart of the Wembley Park regeneration area. Wembley Park is one of London’s primary growth areas. The site is less than 200m from…

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,…

PTSG involved in historic partial restoration and refurbishment

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services to protect the Grade I listed Manchester Town Hall. Designed by Alfred Waterhouse in 1877, Manchester Town Hall is a beautiful Victorian neo-Gothic building situated in the heart of the city. It is undergoing a multi-million-pound restoration package due to be…

PTSG to deliver electrical services for NHSBSA

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical testing for the NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA). Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd, one of the Group’s four business divisions, will perform fixed wire and portable appliance testing for the NHSBSA’s UK-wide buildings portfolio. The NHSBSA is an executive non-departmental public…

PTSG contracted for PAT work with Kier

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been instructed to carry out electrical testing at seven corporate offices for Kier, including the company’s construction services office nationwide portfolio. PTSG is the preferred supplier of specialist services to Kier – the UK construction, services and property group. Despite being a British company, Kier was founded by…

PTSG to deliver multiple specialist services in Liverpool Parklands

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been chosen to deliver multiple specialist services at a regeneration project in Speke, Liverpool. In a bundled services contract that is seeing the Group becoming known as a ‘complete specialist services provider’, engineers from two of its four business divisions will deliver high-level cleaning, lightning protection and electrical…

PTSG lands contract at Portsmouth Airport

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a major fixed wire testing project at three large factories operated by GKN Aerospace at Portsmouth Airport. The contract is through one of PTSG’s regular supply chain partners – a large technical services provider in the UK and Ireland. GKN Aerospace – Portsmouth designs, develops, qualifies…

PTSG to perform specialist clean in Bournemouth

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to carry out a full restorative clean of a major office building in Bournemouth. 100 Holdenhurst Road is the address of a state-of-the-art office block situated around a mile from Bournemouth town centre and close to both the railway station and sea front. Offices are let…

PTSG to work at thriving new London village

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to provide access and safety services at an innovative new residential development in London. A collection of studio, one and two-bedroom apartments, Aberfeldy Village is a thriving community that has been created with the vision of offering a better way of living. Residents benefit from…

PTSG delivers specialist services at biogas centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is part-way through a project to provide specialist electrical services at The East Midlands Biogas Centre. Bio Dynamic currently converts up to 50,000 cubic metres of food waste per annum, typically including date-expired food from retail and hospitality businesses, as well as organic waste from food processing plants. All…

PTSG looks to deliver further services at RAF base

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been delivering repair work to the catenary lightning protection system in place at RAF Lakenheath. The success of its engineers on this project has secured further related work for PTSG Electrical Services Ltd. The Royal Air Force station, located near the village of Lakenheath in Suffolk, hosts United…

PTSG to give former Perfume Factory builder’s clean

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to perform a full builder’s clean at a series of brand new student accommodation buildings, situated on the site of the former Perfume Factory, for London’s Imperial College in North Acton. IRATA-trained engineers from PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd will employ rope access techniques, also using mobile elevating…

20 Ropemaker Street to benefit from PTSG’s services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been selected to install a lightning protection system at 20 Ropemaker Street in Central London. Construction started earlier this year and is due to complete early in 2023. The first phase of the project involved the demolition of existing buildings in advance of construction commencing. The scheme consists…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-seven

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG’s specialist services protect primaries

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at two primary schools in London. Dairy Meadow Primary School is a community school in Southall, West London, with 461 students. East Acton Primary School is a community school also situated in West London, attended by 307 students. Both facilities will benefit from…

PTSG chosen for its thoroughbred electrical services at Paddock Wood

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at a major new housing development in Kent. Planning permission was granted in 2018 by Tunbridge Wells Borough Council for 309 new homes in Paddock Wood on the site of Mascalls Farm. The properties range from one-bed apartments to five bed houses and…

PTSG extends its government portfolio

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver multiple specialist services across the portfolios of the Ministry of Justice and the Home Office. This new contract will see engineers from two of the Group’s four business divisions delivering inspections of lightning protection and fall arrest systems at a number of different sites.…

PTSG to kick off another contract at Wembley

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist services at York House, a mixed-use development in Wembley, London HA9. The project comprises the conversion of 14 storeys of commercial B1 space into 360 residential apartments opposite the iconic Wembley Stadium. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will install a new lightning protection system…

Lightning Protection Installation Engineer (London / South East)

PTSG are the UKs leading provider of façade access and fall arrest equipment services, lightning protection, electrical testing, specialist building access and fire solutions. Our lighting protection business is a market leader and member of the Association of Technical Lightning & Access Specialists (ATLAS), installing regulation compliant conductor systems to provide the vital protection needed…

PTSG awarded Blue Cross contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to deliver specialist services at the London branch of the Blue Cross domestic animal rehoming service. The Blue Cross is a registered animal welfare charity in the United Kingdom, founded in 1897 as Our Dumb Friends League. The charity provides support for pet owners who cannot afford private…

Great Portland Estates invests in PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract with Great Portland Estates to provide specialist services spanning a number of different disciplines. Great Portland Estates plc is a British property development and investment company. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. The…

PTSG displays great agility at V&A Dundee

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services project at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in Dundee which illustrates the agility and capability of its engineers. When PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd was contracted to clean the windows at the V&A, its engineers employed rope access techniques to perform their usual…

The HSE announces a fall in working at height fatalities

Last week, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) released its ‘Workplace Fatal Injuries in Great Britain 2020’ annual statistics. Headline figures from the report, include: 111 workers were killed in 2019-20 RIDDOR (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations) – this is down from 147 in 2018-19 The construction sector still accounts for the…

“Be Safe, Don’t Fall, Stay Alive”

The No Falls Foundation – the UK’s only charity devoted exclusively to the work at height sector – has launched a new initiative called ‘Be Safe, Don’t Fall, Stay Alive’. Despite the pressures to kick-start the economy following the lockdown, the No Falls Foundation has stressed the importance of ensuring that height safety remains a…

PTSG delivers specialist services at new Peninsula Hotel in London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is installing vital access and safety equipment at London’s hotly anticipated new Peninsula Hotel and high-end apartments. Sir Robert McAlpine, the building and civil engineering giant, has been managing the construction of the project since 2017, which features the landmark hotel and 28 apartments. It is planned as a…

PTSG goes to work at London’s Old War Office

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is involved in a major contract to refurbish the Old War Office site in Whitehall designed to turn it into a new luxury hotel. The former Ministry of Defence building was bought for £350m in 2015 by Indian conglomerate Hinduja Group and Spanish construction group Obrascón Huarte Lain Desarrollos.…

PTSG picked for Rose Court project

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has a team of engineers installing vital access and safety equipment at Rose Court, a campus building in South London which is undergoing a major refurbishment. The building has not been significantly upgraded since 1989 and is badly in need of modernisation. The works include removing the existing cladding…

PTSG completes major works for energy-from-waste facility

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has finished providing specialist earthing services at a new energy-from-waste project in Bedfordshire. Rookery Pit South is a 90-hectare former brick clay extraction pit near Stewartby, which was granted a consent order in 2011 for a resource recovery facility. This will see waste used as an input material to…

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…

PTSG works at a high level in Central London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is providing specialist high-level services as part of the refurbishment and extension of 72 Broadwick Street, a part-office, part-residential 1970s block at the eastern gateway to Carnaby Street. 72 Broadwick Street provides 54,100 square feet of office accommodation let to the National Magazine Company, eleven apartments and a large…

PTSG secures a series of London property developments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to commence specialist electrical services at a number of developments in Greater London to make hundreds of properties and communities safe in the event of a lightning strike. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd have been commissioned for the installation of lightning protection systems at the following: Aylesbury…

PTSG protects redeveloped harbour and seafront in Folkestone

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been commissioned to install a lightning protection system at Folkestone Harbour seafront. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will install the system at the site to ensure all assets are safe in the event of a lightning strike. Folkestone Harbour dates back to 1807 when an Act of…

PTSG completes survey for DMA Group

PTSG Building Access Specialists Ltd – part of Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) – has completed a detailed survey of the façade and windows of a building in Grosvenor Square, London, for DMA Group. PTSG’s IRATA-trained rope technicians routinely carry out surveys of this kind on commercial and residential properties around the country, producing…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-six

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG completes large PPM contract for NHS

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed a specialist services contract for the NHS involving over 150 sites. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd undertook planned preventative maintenance (PPM) for the NHS, the authoritative body for the publicly-funded healthcare systems in the UK. As a result of PTSG’s success in this contract, the…

PTSG announced as the preferred supplier for global FM giant

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is pleased to announce its status as preferred supplier of specialist services for global facilities management provider Tenon FM. For the last 22 years, India-based Tenon FM has provided a wide range of specialist services for organisations across a wide range of sectors in both the public and private…

PTSG helps retail centres prepare for reopening

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been providing vital specialist services to enable retail outlets in shopping centres to reopen on 15th June. The government’s relaxing of the lockdown guidelines has made it possible for retail outlets selling non-essential items to reopen once again, albeit with strict new rules regarding social distancing and a…

PTSG protects historic school in Nottingham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is currently upgrading the lightning protection system in place at a private school in Nottingham. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd are on site using a familiar technique whereby a flagpole is installed to disguise the lightning protection system. This is due to the historic nature of the building…

More lightning protection works in the pipeline for PTSG

PTSG is in the planning stages of two more projects to install lightning protection systems in different areas of the capital. In the summer of 2017, plans for the remodelling and enhancement of 123-151 Buckingham Palace Road were revealed. Gaw Capital proposed a two-and-a-half-storey set-back roof extension, which will provide up to 760 additional jobs…

PTSG to safeguard new Harrow school

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide vital specialist services at a new Muslim faith school in Harrow, London. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd are contracted to install a lightning protection system to safeguard the new facilities in the event of an electrical storm. The Hujjat School Trust was established in response…

Euston contract just the ticket for PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide a lightning protection system at a new development in Euston, London NW1. Stephenson House is to be redeveloped by Lazari Properties 2. The existing building will be rejuvenated and designed to set a new benchmark for wellbeing, embracing the latest research for commercial development…

PTSG addresses APPG’s first virtual meeting

Mark Davison from PTSG’s Access Maintenance Division, was a keynote industry speaker at the first virtual meeting of the All-Party Parliamentary Group’s (APPG) for Working at Height, which took place on 3rd June 2020. The virtual meeting addressed COVID-19 and the implications for working at height. 34 people attended from across Parliament and industry. Vice…

PTSG Spurred on by new lightning protection contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at Tottenham Hale, which is undergoing a transport revolution. Millions of pounds being invested in a new Tube, rail and bus station, road network improvements and public realm works. Plans include a new landmark station entrance at Tottenham Hale and significant…

PTSG to work at new Surrey housing development

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide a lightning protection system for Jubilee Meadows, a new residential development in the surrey town of Hersham. The former Rydens Enterprise School, which consisted of dilapidated 1960s buildings, was demolished to make way for the new Jubilee Meadows development. Bewley Homes is now constructing 296 dwellings…

New South London development to benefit from PTSG’s specialist services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist electrical services at Thornton Park, a new residential-led, mixed-use development in Clapham, South London. In a contract signed with main contractor Henry Construction, PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will install a lightning protection system at the scheme, which comprises 294 apartments (over 200 private rented and 90 affordable…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-five

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG to protect more stations and depots for TfL

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order to deliver the testing of lightning protection systems at more stations and depots within the Transport for London (TfL) portfolio. The initial contract saw engineers from the Group’s Electrical Services division complete the annual maintenance of the lightning protection systems present on 499 buildings at 109…

PTSG to test safety of properties in London Boroughs

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver multiple specialist services across the London Boroughs portfolio, starting initially with Waltham Forest. The contract covers approximately 160 properties operated by the Local Authority in Waltham Forest, and will extend to cover three additional London Boroughs in due course. Working with Main contractor…

PTSG’s Innovations for Safer, Smarter Buildings

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted all business to think carefully about the safety of its staff and customers for the ‘new normal’. Social distancing and rigorous sanitation measures are things that everyone can observe. However, businesses that are seen to be going the extra mile to try and eliminate the spread of the virus are…

PTSG granted continued certifications

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to be granted continued certification to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018. The ISO 9001:2015 standard specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organisation: a) needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements;…

PTSG to deliver services at medical centres

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to install lightning protection at two medical centres in the south and west of England. St Richard’s Hospice in Worcester, an independent registered charity, cares for adults with a serious progressive illness, improving their quality of life from diagnosis, during treatment and to their last days. Care…

PTSG delivers specialist services at new arena in Swansea

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver lightning protection at the new Swansea Arena, currently under construction as part of a major £135m transformation scheme which includes new parkland, homes, commercial units and almost 1,000 parking spaces. Work on the arena site by main contractor Buckingham Group Contracting Ltd has continued during…

PTSG delivers lightning protection services at two hospitals

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to install lightning protection systems and related electrical works at two different hospital sites in England. At New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton, two new wards are being built in an effort to treat patients with the COVID-19 virus and to allow the hospital to increase its bed numbers.…

PTSG lands multi-disciplinary contract at Fishergate Centre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide a range of specialist services at Fishergate Shopping Centre in Preston. The shopping centre opened in the 1980s as part of a development to revive the western end of Preston’s main street, Fishergate. It is the second largest shopping centre in Preston city centre, the largest being St George’s…

PTSG to provide specialist services in Petty France, London

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has added to its HM Government portfolio with a new contract at 70-78 Petty France in London. Petty France is a largely residential area within the Cities of London and Westminster; 70-78 Petty France is part of the Ministry of Justice portfolio. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will carry…

PTSG celebrates Commonwealth Games win!

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a contract to install lightning protection at the site of the new Athletes’ Village in Perry Barr, where the Commonwealth Games will take place in 2022. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will install a new lightning protection system on Plot 7 of the development. Plot 7…

As Mental Health Awareness Week comes to a close, PTSG’s drive continues

Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week began on Monday 18th May and finished on Sunday 24th. The theme is kindness. The official website: https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/campaigns/mental-health-awareness-week provides a number of useful resources on this theme, including a ‘Kindness Matters Guide’, sharing stories, official research and public policy on why kindness matters, as well as a FAQ section.…

PTSG provides specialist services at Hackney academies

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received instruction from Hackney Council to carry our fall arrest testing services at 11 academy schools in the borough. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will perform the inspection and testing of fall arrest equipment – typically guardrails or other barriers used to protect operatives working at…

PTSG to make new London development fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed by Cogent Projects to install the commercial and residential sprinkler system at the new Marshgate development site in London. It was recently announced that the design work has commenced on this upcoming project, which is located in close proximity to the Olympic Park, London Stadium and Pudding…

Day 5 (15 May 2020)

Welcome to the fifth and final report, on a topic that is related to our work, that is associated with the theme of World FM Day 2020. Compliance = efficiency, safety and environmentally responsible Compliance is a legal requirement in many areas of facilities management and when organisations such as PTSG deliver specialist compliance services…

PTSG to deliver access and safety services at luxury Chelsea apartments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to carry out a series of specialist services at one of London’s most desirable new residential developments. Working with BAM Facilities Management, engineers from two of PTSG’s four business divisions will deliver servicing of fall arrest equipment including Mansafe systems and eyebolts at the new apartment…

Day 4 (14 May 2020)

Welcome to the fourth in a series of five reports, on a topic that is related to our work, that is associated with the theme of World FM Day 2020. Environmentalism and FM It is pleasing that environmentalism and sustainability are being taken so seriously by a growing number of organisations and are now accepted…

Day 3 (13 May 2020)

Happy World FM Day 2020! Welcome to the third in a series of five reports, on a topic that is related to our work, that is associated with the theme of World FM Day 2020. Clarity makes PTSG’s working practices more efficient and environmentally friendly Clarity is PTSG’s proprietary software system that provides engineers with…

PTSG to make Crawley town centre regeneration scheme fire-safe

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide vital fire solutions at the major new Crawley town centre regeneration scheme. Engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will deliver the installation of the commercial sprinkler system and dry risers in a contract with LJJ Ltd Building Services Contractors. Work on the Crawley regeneration scheme is…

PTSG wins major contract at new Thames neighbourhood

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Ballymore to provide specialist fall arrest services in phases 1&2 of a brand new London neighbourhood called Goodluck Hope. Goodluck Hope is a new riverside neighbourhood comprising 804 homes located directly on the River Thames at the historic Leamouth Peninsula. It is positioned as being “secluded from…

Day 2 (12 May 2020)

Welcome to the second in a series of five reports, on a topic that is related to our work, that is associated with the theme of World FM Day 2020. Safety in the workplace Since PTSG launched 13 years ago, the safety of our people and everyone else that comes into contact with our work…

Day 1 (11 May 2020)

Welcome to our special week-long blog for World FM Day 2020, which takes place on 13th May. This year’s theme is Celebrating the Environment, so we’re pleased to make our first entry on local presence – which we achieve through our 29 UK office locations. Local presence PTSG has a policy of spending in the area…

PTSG to provide safety systems for Barratt Homes

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted by Barratt Homes for the provision of specialist safety systems at a new residential development coming to the centre of Hounslow, designed to spark the regeneration of the surrounding area. High Street Quarter Hounslow will be a collection of one, two and three-bedroom homes built around a…

PTSG extends contract with McCarthy and Stone

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG), which delivers fire solutions for McCarthy and Stone, has been awarded a significant extension to its contract with the developer and manager of retirement communities in the UK. PTSG currently services dry risers, sprinklers and fire extinguishers at a large number of retirement communities throughout the UK. The extension…

PTSG works in accordance with new maintenance standard

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is working closely with NG Bailey to complete the testing of fall arrest equipment at government sites throughout the UK. The work will be carried out in accordance with SFG20 – the definitive standard for planned maintenance. It enables facilities managers, building owners, contractors and consultants to stay compliant.…

Unite awards two-year contract to PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist fire solutions for Unite Students, which has recently acquired Liberty Living. PTSG provided fire solutions for Liberty Living for eight years, which was the basis for the renewal of the contract with Unite Students. For the next two years, engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will be…

PTSG company provides specialist services for BAE Systems

Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd (Guardian), a constituent company of Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG), has secured a major order with BAE Systems to provide specialist fixed wiring inspection and test programmes. BAE Systems Submarines, known as BAE Systems Submarine Solutions until January 2012 and then BAE Systems Maritime – Submarines until 2017, is a…

PTSG to deliver specialist services for more government departments

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted for Year 3 of the portfolios for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Her Majesty’s Land Registry (HMLR). Engineers from both PTSG Access and Safety Ltd and PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will deliver services including fall arrest equipment testing and fixed wire testing…

PTSG to protect new Edinburgh neighbourhood

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been appointed to provide Specialist fire solutions for the new Moda Springside development in Edinburgh. In a contract with FES Group, the main contractor which offers buildings service solutions across a wide variety of market sectors, engineers from PTSG Fire Solutions Ltd will deliver residential sprinkler protection at…

PTSG to work with DEFRA

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order for the delivery of specialist services at multiple sites for The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will carry out planned preventative maintenance on fall arrest equipment at a number of buildings in the UK. DEFRA is the government department…

PTSG to deliver another year of specialist services for Kier

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received the order to provide a second year of multi-disciplinary specialist services for Kier Housing Maintenance. Engineers from PTSG’s Access & Safety, Electrical Services and Fire Solutions divisions will provide specialist inspection services for emergency lighting, lightning protection, dry risers and fall-arrest equipment at 800 properties throughout the UK.…

BT calls on PTSG’s services

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide vital specialist services for telecoms giant BT. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will carry out planned preventative maintenance (PPM) testing of fall arrest equipment at multiple sites in the UK. BT Group plc is a British multi-national telecommunications holding company headquartered in…

PTSG company wins five-year Tesco contract

Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd (Guardian), a constituent company of Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG), has signed a contract with Tesco for the provision of fixed wire inspection and test programmes over the next five years. Tesco PLC, headquartered in Welwyn Garden City, is the third-largest retailer in the world measured by gross revenues and…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-four

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

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PTSG company to provide specialist services for Kimberly Clark

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has received an order from Kimberly Clark to carry out fixed wire inspection and test programmes at three of its UK offices. Engineers from Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd (Guardian), a constituent company of PTSG Electrical Services Ltd, will begin work on this substantial project which will ensure electrical compliance…

PTSG to deliver specialist services at HMP Durham

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to provide specialist electrical services at HMP Durham. HM Prison Durham is a Georgian era reception Category B men’s prison, located in the Elvet area of Durham in County Durham, England. Built in 1819, the prison continues to be operated by Her Majesty’s Prison Service. Since…

PTSG portal readies workforce for controlled return to work

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has taken the initiative in preparation for a controlled return to work on Monday 27th April 2020. The Group has developed a unique online portal, enabling all its people to securely undergo a rigorous induction for new operating procedures and risk assessments in accordance with the latest Covid-19 guidelines. The…

PTSG to make a controlled return on 27.04.20

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to commence a controlled return to work across all four of its business divisions from Monday 27th April 2020, after receiving safe working guidance. Earlier this month, the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) formed a task force to provide a focal point for co-ordinating the building industry response to Covid-19…

PTSG has its day at the races

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured a contract to deliver specialist services at Carlisle Racecourse. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will perform a vital test and inspection of the lightning protection system in place at the historic racecourse. The agreement was made with the principal contractor – a leading provider of mechanical,…

PTSG speeds ahead with Monmore contract win

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide vital specialist services at Monmore Stadium, a multi-purpose sports arena in the West Midlands. PTSG Electrical Services Ltd has been contracted for the test and inspection of the lightning protection system in place to secure the structure in the event of a lightning storm or resulting…

PTSG to protect north-east Scotland’s largest theatre

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services to His Majesty’s Theatre in Aberdeen. Sited on Rosemount Viaduct, opposite the city’s Union Terrace Gardens, His Majesty’s Theatre is the largest theatre in north-east Scotland, seating more than 1,400. It was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1906. Engineers…

PTSG to deliver specialist services at Sunderland AFC

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been contracted to deliver specialist electrical services at Sunderland Association Football Club in Tyne and Wear. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will test and inspect the lightning protection system in place at the Stadium of Light – an all-seater stadium with the capacity to hold 49,000 spectators.…

PTSG to provide protection for Churches

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has secured an order to test and inspect the lightning protection systems at 79 churches across the south-west of England. The client is the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, often informally known as the LDS Church or Mormon Church. This is a nontrinitarian, Christian restorationist church that…

PTSG to protect north-west gas terminal

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to provide specialist services at Rampside Gas Terminal in Cumbria. Engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will test and inspect the lightning protection system in place at the terminal, which is operated by Spirit Energy. The agreement was made with main contractor CBRE. Production at Rampside Gas Terminal…

PTSG completes first part of complex project for Channel 4

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has completed the main part of an extremely difficult and complex specialist services project at the headquarters of Channel 4 in Westminster. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd were given the task of replacing the Building Maintenance Unit (BMU) from the inside of the main reception in Horseferry Road. A BMU or cradle system enables…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-three

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG to provide vital services for TfL

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has signed a contract to provide specialist services at 59 London Underground stations. Engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd will perform the testing of fall arrest equipment for Transport for London to ensure all systems are 100% safe and compliant with current legislation. PTSG has delivered specialist services…

PTSG to deliver compliance testing at Luton and Dunstable Hospital

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has won a major contract to perform electrical testing works at Luton and Dunstable Hospital to ensure it is compliant, meeting the Electricity at Work Regulations (EaWR) 1989. The contract will be carried out by Guardian Electrical Compliance Ltd, one of the constituent companies of PTSG, which became part…

PTSG achieves Gold for Health and Safety

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has announced it been awarded the RoSPA Gold Medal for eight consecutive Golds. The RoSPA Awards Adjudication Panel confirmed that the Group had been awarded the prestigious Gold Medal for its health and safety performance during the period of 1st January 2019 to 31st December 2019. To celebrate the achievement, PTSG has…

Government demands new safety measures in residential buildings

On 2nd April 2020, Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP announced new steps to reform the safety of residents on high-rise buildings. They include mandatory sprinkler systems and consistent wayfinding signage in all new high-rise blocks of flats over 11 metres tall. The government’s construction expert, David Hancock, has also been appointed to review the progress of removing…

PTSG renews sponsorship of IWFM Awards

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has confirmed its official sponsorship of the IWFM Impact Awards 2020. The announcement marks the continuation of PTSG’s proud association with IWFM (the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management), which has run for a number of years. The IWFM promotes and embeds professional standards in facilities management; PTSG has always…

PTSG renews contract with the DWP

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has renewed a contract with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) to provide specialist services – a contract the Group has held for over 14 years. Engineers from PTSG Access and Safety Ltd will test fall arrest equipment at sites throughout the UK. The work will be carried…

PTSG signs new MoJ and Home Office contracts

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has signed a major new contract to deliver electrical services at 200 sites UK-wide for the Ministry of Justice and the Home Office. PTSG Electrical Services Ltd will deliver portable appliance testing (PAT) and electrical installation condition reporting (EICR). The Home Office is the ministerial department responsible for immigration, security…

PTSG re-awarded Government contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been awarded a contract to deliver a variety of specialist services for the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and Land Registry. The agreement will see engineers from PTSG attend sites for Government departments for the third consecutive year. The work consists of the testing of lightning…

PTSG wins new HMRC contract

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) is to work at 16 sites for HMRC, delivering a range of specialist services. The contract will see engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd and PTSG Electrical Services Ltd delivering the testing of lightning protection systems, fall arrest equipment and cradles allowing access to building façades. Headquartered at…

Retail Centre goes shopping with PTSG

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has entered a contract to provide multiple specialist services at Guildhall Shopping Centre in Exeter. The retail and food destination is described as a meeting of modern culture and traditional architecture. The same architect that designed Covent Garden in London was also behind the classical Queen Street façade at…

PTSG’s specialist services provide insurance for Aviva offices

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) will deliver a number of specialist services for Aviva, in a contract signed with main contractor ISS World Group. Insurance giant Aviva is headquartered in London and has around 33 million customers across 16 countries. The contract will see engineers from PTSG Access & Safety Ltd and PTSG Electrical…

PTSG performs specialist services at base of F-15

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has been involved in a project to provide lightning protection services at RAF Lakenheath. The Royal Air Force station, located near the village of Lakenheath in Suffolk, hosts United States Air Force units and personnel. The host wing is the 48th Fighter Wing, of which the Boeing F-15E Strike Eagle…

PTSG returns to the University of Bath

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has made a return to the University of Bath, one of the UK’s leading higher education institutions, which holds an impressive 9th place in the UK University Rankings. Last year, engineers from PTSG Electrical Services Ltd installed a lightning protection system on the new IAAPS (Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems)…

Our Bundled Services – Issue fifty-two

I am Andrew Dack, Group Sales Director for PTSG. PTSG, through its bundled services, offers a genuine multi-disciplinary capability to clients. This often provides them with the complete specialist services solution, with the following benefits: one single point of contact for all services; a far more focused approach to the servicing of their assets, keeping…

PTSG enters multiple services contract with Kier

Premier Technical Services Group Ltd (PTSG) has signed a national agreement with Kier to provide a range of specialist services including portable appliance and fixed wire testing and the testing of emergency lightning. Kier Group plc is a UK construction, services and property group active in building and civil engineering, support services, public and private…

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