24th March 2022
Kimpton have been appointed by the Radisson Blu Liverpool to service and maintain all of their HVAC assets.
Located on Old Hall Street, close to the Capital Building, the hotel is a 4* deluxe hotel and has 194 guest bedrooms as well as a full spa and fitness centre with Gym, Swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms….more >
10th March 2022
We’ve talked a fair bit about our work inside the Capital Building on the Liverpool waterfront. Located on Old Hall Street, In the heart of the business district, the Capital Building is the largest Grade A office building in Liverpool City Centre. Originally opened in 1976 as the purpose-built headquarters of Royal Insurance, it’s a well-known landmark on the…more >
3rd December 2021
In this short piece, we will explain in simple terms how to improve an EPC Rating for commercial property. We’ll look at what it is, why you need to do it, the financial risk of non-compliance and then the step by step guide to the most cost-effective routes to compliance and then touch on future-proofing for future legislation.
7th October 2021
We recently wrote about some of the external work we were carrying out on the Capital Building in Liverpool. It gave us some stunning views of Liverpool’s Three Graces and across the river towards the Wirral. We enjoyed the view so much, it became the inspiration behind our company video.
5th August 2021
The growth in student accommodation over the past 20 years has been staggering. As a sector, it’s gone from almost non-existent with universities only aiming to offer rooms to a small proportion of first-year students, to it becoming a huge new sector drawing in worldwide investment, that serves students across the UK, independently of the Universities. Whole city blocks…more >
17th June 2021
One of the most common questions that businesses are asking is how do you decarbonise your business? We’ve probably all heard the question and know a little about what it means, but what does it mean for us as business operators and what can we do about it?
The UK Government announced on 20th April 2021 that it…more >
25th March 2021
Lockdown has been a time to deliver a number of projects that are made far easier when the venue is closed. One such job is the work we completed at the stunning Liverpool Philharmonic. Work has been underway for some time to restore the original Rushworth and Dreaper Organ, originally installed in 1939.
According to the Philharmonic,…more >
25th February 2021
Kimpton Energy Solutions have been appointed by Kier Regional Building North West to deliver the mechanical and electrical services for a new Pupil Referral Unit at Plas Derwyn & Queensferry CP as well as for the extension and refurbishment of the existing Plas Derwyn & Queensferry CP Primary School.
The work will all be based around the existing Queensferry Campus…more >
18th June 2020
We’ve written a lot recently about reopening offices and the process you need to go through to properly recommission the air conditioning system in your office or workplace.
But that still leaves the question unanswered ‘is it safe (or advisable) to use my air conditioning in my office or workplace?’
Is it safe, am I putting my colleagues at risk…more >
15th June 2020
One of the key elements to the checklist was to change filters throughout the system to ensure they were safe, clean and not harbouring bacteria that will have…more >
8th June 2020
As we head towards the new normal, during Corona Virus, many businesses are considering a return to work in offices and workspaces that may have been closed for up to three months.
Government Guidance and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) governing body BESA have…more >
18th May 2020
The scope of our work involved the installation of new heat recovery ventilation, LPHW heating & radiators and domestic hot water via a skid-mounted…more >
20th February 2020
We recently completed a project at Wrexham Ambulance and Fire Services Resource Centre (AFSRC) to add comfort cooling to the office space.
The lower floors of the building, which opened in 2016, house the emergency vehicles, whilst the upper floors are laid out as an open plan call centre along with general offices and meeting rooms. Completion of the build…more >
2nd December 2019
We are now just 36 days away from the stunning Carden Park Spa opening its doors to an expectant public. The new £10m spa, stretches over 4,500sq.m and includes two large vitality pools, a beauty lounge and relaxation spaces.
Outside, there also the huge spa garden that’s designed to bring you closer to the natural beauty…more >
21st November 2019
Nightingale House Hospice provides specialist palliative care services to patients and their families across much of North East Wales completely free of charge. They reach from Wrexham, Flintshire and East Denbighshire to Barmouth and the towns on the Welsh border, including Oswestry and Whitchurch.
There’s a…more >
11th October 2019
The Kimpton Maintenance team are currently on-site, working alongside a major roofing contractor to remove the air conditioning plant, to allow them to complete the replacement of the ageing roof.
As you can see from the Google Maps images below, the roof is huge and stretches across twelve separate buildings, with a mix of flat…more >
1st August 2019
Matt Breakwell has joined Kimpton as Business Development Manager. He joins from Warmer Energy in Liverpool, where he worked in a similar role.
He brings a wealth of senior management experience having worked in roles around the construction and development industry for many years.
4th July 2019
The Kimpton Team are on site completing a chiller replacement project on a 20 year old R22 based Chiller Unit made by York, at Adient in Ellesmere Port, Wirral. Adient is a global leader in automotive seating, that works with all major car makers around the UK and beyond. The chiller supplies fan…more >
24th May 2019
Most of us of a certain age will remember where we were in 1982 when Henry VIII’s Warship, the Mary Rose, was hauled out of the sea, from a depth of 36ft, almost two miles south of the entrance to Portsmouth Harbour. It had lain on the sea bed there for 437 years after its sinking in 1545. Once…more >
3rd May 2019
The recent near heatwave over the Easter break in the UK has reminded us that summer is just around the corner and now is the time to ensure your air conditioning is fit for the hot weather ahead.
Every year we are faced with the same mid-year rush as air conditioning…more >
29th April 2019
If you’re considering the installation of Air Conditioning, here are three reasons to choose Kimpton’s:
8th April 2019
Why a chilled water system needs a permanent treatment regime
A closed loop chilled water system is often used to generate the cool air for an air conditioning system for a large scale office or industrial application, such as within a data centre.
As the name ‘closed loop’ implies, the… more >
5th April 2019
With our many
4th April 2019
You may never have heard of Ultrasonic Humidification, but rest assured, it’s here to stay.
Cooling an office space is now something we all accept as the norm. Few newly developed office spaces would even consider coming to market without air conditioning throughout. But, whilst air conditioning keeps us cool and filters the air… more >
21st March 2019
The Spa at Carden, is set to become Cheshire’s most luxurious spa development. When completed, it will offer a spa experience like no other. As if to prove this, it has recently been announced that the spa experience will extend outside to include a stunning multi-sensory wellbeing garden.
The garden takes influence from the… more >
20th December 2018
Updated May 6th 2020.
This article covers the history of air conditioning from its very early days in second century China to its widespread use in homes, offices and cars today. It also explains the huge amount of energy that it requires worldwide to power it and how it has saved lives worldwide. The article is broken down… more >
9th November 2018
We are delighted to announce that we have been appointed to deliver the HVAC package throughout the new Carden Park Spa Development in Cheshire.
The £10m build of the luxury spa, just nine miles from Chester, is part of an overall…more >
23rd August 2018
We are delighted to announce that we have recently been awarded the mechanical package for the Welsh Ambulance Service Trust headquarters. The scope of the project will be the installation of a new HVAC system within the complete refurbishment of an existing office block.
The challenges the team face are…more >
2nd August 2018
Following on from the successful completion of Greenbank Blocks C & D we are very pleased to have secured the £700k M&E package for the refurbishment on the grade II listed Greenbank house. The main scope of the works is HVAC and will involve the installation of new heat recovery ventilation, LPHW heating & radiators, domestic hot…more >
12th July 2018
In the third and final of our interviews with Kimpton apprentices, we meet Phil Morgan. Phil is another Kimpton apprentice to have won the National Apprentice of the year award,…more >
1st June 2018
Fire damper maintenance is not something the average office or factory worker would ever notice, but they could potentially save a life. Over the last few years maintaining fire dampers has become one of the very common roles the Kimpton Maintenance Division perform. It’s easy to overlook but for us, is a vital task.
9th April 2018
The Kimpton team have just commenced on site at the new Hollis Croft Student Accommodation project in Sheffield. It’s a £1.8m Mechanical Services project we announced here and we expect to be on site for the next 18 months.
Over the coming months, we’ll be revisiting the project and sharing updates as there are quite a few interesting innovations in…more >
8th February 2018
The Air Conditioning Team at Kimpton have been busy and just completed a contract to completely renovate the air conditioning system at Bangor Job Centre Plus.
It was a two-stage process, with the first part seeing us safely decommission and remove the existing Toshiba system which consists of six R22 based units.
4th January 2018
Kimpton’s service and maintenance department are pleased to have secured the Planned Maintenance Contract for The Ramada Plaza Hotel in Southport, a number one rated, 4-star establishment set in the beautiful Waterfront complex. The hotel has 133 luxurious rooms, marine brassiere and bar area all with spectacular views across the water.
24th April 2017
Kimpton is an official Business Solutions Partner of Mitsubishi.
We enjoy a close working relationship with this award-winning corporation and we’re excited to pass the benefits on to our customers!
Why not get in touch and learn about our high-quality services?
Our technicians are experienced in a wide range of HVAC applications and they know Mitsubishi’s equipment inside and out….more >
9th March 2017
Air conditioning is an essential part of every building, whether you work in an office, retail outlet or factory. Over time, these systems can become worn and damaged, especially if they’re being used every day. That’s where maintenance comes in!
Here are some of the benefits of investing air conditioning maintenance.
Save money on repairs
If you don’t have a maintenance…more >
1st December 2016
Kimpton offer a wide range of services from acoustic engineering to air conditioning installation. Our team consists of extremely experienced and knowledgeable staff who know exactly what our customers need. We can provide full turnkey solutions and work from concept right through to installation.
Here are 3 services that we offer.
With over 40 years’ experience working with…more >
27th October 2016
Are you thinking about investing in a new air conditioning system for your commercial or industrial property? With so much information out there, you may be finding it difficult to find out exactly what type of unit you need. But don’t worry, Kimpton can help! This blog post explains the different systems that are available to help you make your decision.
19th July 2016
Today is the warmest day of the year so far which means that if you are stuck indoors, perhaps in an office or factory, you will probably be switching on your air conditioning. If you haven’t used the cooling system in a while, you may find that it doesn’t work as well as it should.
Here are 3 ways…more >
Kimpton Energy Solutions have provided a reliable and helpful service at Dover and Philharmonic Court since they were opened in 2014 /15. A good working relationship is maintained with the service engineers and having a key account manager who is responsive and maintains regular communication has been a key factor in service provision.Having a…
Kimptons provided a ‘planned maintenance schedule’ to suit our academic year requirements and maintained the dates set out. Their engineers were always well presented and aware of how to conduct themselves within our environment. They were all trained and knowledgeable on the various items of equipment they came to work on. Mr Mike Pickles,…
We are happy with the service Kimptons have provided over the years. Their engineers are local and have great knowledge of our systems. We have built up an excellent working relationship with service engineers along with their office staff. Mr Kevin Foy, Notre Dame College
The Kimpton engineers on site are always accommodating to requests from the estates team with regards to heating, ventilation and air conditioning issues. The planned maintenance schedule has developed over the years and works well throughout the year. Having a key account manager who attends site on a weekly basis provides an excellent line…
The installation will improve the comfort conditions in several areas of the school servicing both pupils and staff. We are very experienced in undertaking projects in these conditions were flexibility and careful scheduling is key and this was crucial to our appointment on this contract.
We have been using TKR Services since their inception and during that time they proved to be not only commercially competitive, but also, looking from an Engineers point of view they have strived to provide the highest quality work.
The Plaza is a showpiece building for Bruntwood in Liverpool and we have since made it our own headquarters in the city. To reflect this, we needed to ensure that the fit out was of the highest quality, whilst maintaining the high levels of service our tenants expect from Bruntwood.