Welcome to Lawton Building Engineering Services
We are a building services company, operating throughout the Midlands and Southwest. With a proven track record and enviable client base, we are capable of handling a wide variety of projects, from project inception to client handover and instruction.
Our Company History
Formed during the early 1990's,over the last two decades Lawtons have achieved an enviable customer base, providing design, supply, and installation of commercial and industrial heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, and energy conservation services.
The Company's growth can be attributed to a number of clear policies, which were considered imperative from conception.
These were an unremitting desire to evolve and improve standards of service and quality of workmanship, to actively pursue and embrace a non-adversarial approach to contracting, and ensure a user friendly company with a sound reputation for reliability and competence.This together with our honest commitment to our entire workforce; our most valued asset.
Understandably, we are proud of our loyal workforce, all local to the office from which they operate, they are highly skilled and time served tradesmen. All foreman engineers have the appropriate NVQ or C&G Qualifications (Advanced Craft NVQ Level 3). Gas engineers are ACS tested and listed on the Gas Safe register.
In addition Lawton BES has a strict education and training policy at all levels, with positive encouragement given to the achievement of appropriate and recognised trade qualifications. We actively train through the trade bodies of which we are members, with operatives attending Risk Assessment and Health and Safety Courses. We also promote the implementation of the CSCS Engineering Skillcard, with all employees sitting the appropriate Health and Safety Test examination, and all being issued with the appropriate card, from year one apprentices through to Senior Management.
The technical staff are all encouraged to pursue professional trade related qualifications and where appropriate CIBSE membership. Our highly skilled staff and experienced team able to to deal with the most challenging of projects.
Lawtons handle a wide variety of projects, and specialise in taking the project from inception/design through the construction process towards the commission phase and then handover to the client. This often involves meetings with the client from a very early stage and assisting in the evolution and planning, so ensuring critical project prerequisites are achieved: i.e. programme or financial restraints.
Lawton BES have worked on a number of specialised piped services including: saturated and superheated steam, condensers, chilled water, heating (low, medium, and high temperature), compressed air, gas, refrigeration systems, and medical gases including Oxygen, Nitrous Oxide, Carbon Dioxide, and Helium. Projects have been undertaken in leisure complexes (including golf houses, swimming pools, training facilities, and theatres), schools and colleges, offices and commercial warehouses, residential homes, secure homes, and prisons. Hospitals and health trusts are important clients, our services have included delicate systems feeding Renal Units, provision of services throughout new wards and administration blocks, through to major boiler-room refurbishments.
We have been involved in a number of unusual and interesting projects with clients as varied as F1 teams Redbull and Williams Grand Prix, to Abbeys, Colleges, (Oxford University), schools, hospital and medical establishments, government establishments and military installations, HM Customs, HM Prisons, and even a trip overseas to Prickly Bay Grenada.
Using a vast variety of materials and jointing techniques, including: Mild steel, Copper, Stainless steel, ABS, uPVC, Ductile Iron, MDPE and other plastics. welding of non-ferrous and ferrous metals using manual metal arc, gas, metal inert gas, and tungsten inert gas is catered for.