Watkins specialise in a wide range of mechanical services from energy centres, plant rooms and centralised distribution networks for residential developments,to commercial and industrial shell and core installations.
As part of our integrated solutions Watkins have expertise in the installation of electrical services throughout multiple disciplines, including specialist services.
Watkins provide extensive plumbing and heating services including a variety of ventilation solutions, gas installations and public health drainage.
Watkins recognises the importance of offering both Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) and full Customer Care service packages to all our clients, specifically monitoring and maintaining the completed plant rooms and energy centres which in turn supply both heating and hot water to all dwellings, apartments and penthouses.
Watkins provides full servicing to domestic and commercial heating appliances in London and across the South East. Our highly skilled team of engineers provide servicing for a wide range of domestic heating equipment to both individual households and commercial premises.
Watkins is committed to providing the conditions for the next generation of construction professionals to thrive. Our apprentice program accounts for 10% of our directly employed workforce. The program is overseen by senior managers and includes education, hands-on experience, and on-going support. Our apprentices’ work on some of the largest residential projects in the UK and they learn a wide range of skills in plumbing, mechanical and electrical installations.
Many of our apprentices come from areas local of schemes in and around London. Our program provides opportunities to young people in the communities that have sometimes been overlooked by the construction industry.
Good safety is paramount to any business and it’s one of our values. We created Watkins Academy to support our subcontractors to become competent in a challenging industry.
We offer HSEQ consultancy to help businesses in construction develop safe working practices and also offer HSEQ training sessions.
Watkins Energy offers end-to-end energy services, specialising in the design, construction and ongoing operation and maintenance of both small and large-scale heat networks.
We work closely with developers, local authorities, housing associations and managing agents to make sure our fully managed service enables our heat networks to be maintained and operated to the highest standard.