14th March 2022
We’ve always believed that work experience is a great way to connect business with the brightest young talent. One way to make sure this connection works well, is through offering placements for apprentices, whilst they are studying.
Very few young people really know what they want to do when they finish their conventional schooling. Most follow in the footsteps of…more >
11th February 2022
In our role as Enterprise Advisers for Liverpool City Region Grace Roberts and Matt Breakwell have been working with Prenton High School for Girls to dispel some of the myths about working in construction, and in Grace’s case, talk candidly about her life in engineering, as a young female apprentice.
In our company CSR strategy, launched in…more >
20th September 2021
With most projects, when they draw to a close, the team put together O&M manuals to hand over to the client. An O&M Manual brings together all of the paperwork for the operation and maintenance of the entire systems for the building. They can be quite weighty documents and being…more >
3rd March 2021
The ‘good old days’ of having to travel and stand in front of an eager room of students are currently in the dim and distant past, so…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 February 2021
Grace Roberts has joined the Kimpton Contracts team. Initially, Grace will be working in a business administration and sales support role. From this position, she will have a great opportunity to assess whether she would then enjoy moving into a more technical estimating/contracts support role. Throughout the interview process, Grace’s enthusiasm and ability to work as part of…more >
11th February 2021
As part of Industry Week, organised by Wirral Met College and in conjunction with Morgan Sindall Construction, this week we delivered two sessions with current students, talking about life and progress within the Building Services industry.
Greg Percival, Kimpton Electrical Contracts Supervisor, talked about his career path. Working through an apprenticeship to explaining…more >
26th November 2020
Kimpton Energy Solutions is proud to announce that we have committed to honour the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value serving personnel – regular and reservists, veterans and military families – contribute to our business, our community and country.
Working with armed forces personnel has always been an important principle for Kimpton. We understand how difficult the transition can…more >
29th October 2020
The Capital Building, or to use its original name, New Hall Place, is a 13 storey building in the Commercial District in Liverpool. Because of its sandy-coloured exterior and waterfront location, it’s often known locally, as the Sand Castle. Originally built in 1974 for Royal Insurance, it incorporates a section of the original ‘walkways in the sky’ project that…more >
19th September 2019
Matt joins the Kimpton Contracts team having completed a three year level four apprenticeship in Project management and Building Services with Unilever. Matt, 21 from Upton is looking forward to the challenges that his new role presents.
“When I met the team at Kimpton’s I felt like they wanted to buy into me as much as I did…more >
26th July 2019
Kimpton’s have been delighted to welcome the talented youngster, Josh Anderson, 15 from Wirral Grammar on a work placement. He’s been working closely with the on-site teams to understand what life would be like in the world of mechanical engineering.
Josh, who is studying for GCSE’s, describes himself as reasonably practical but interested in how…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 >
5th July 2018
In the second of our series of interviews with Kimpton apprentices we meet Chris Colville. Chris is aged 19 and lives with parents in Bebington. He’s just finishing the second year of his apprenticeship, so in Kimpton terms, is relatively new to the business….more >
29th June 2018
In the first of our series of interviews with Kimpton apprentices who have progressed through their apprenticeships and into the Kimpton Business. We meet Chris Tolley. Chris is married with two kids age 35, lives in Little Sutton…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.