New Framework Agreement with Home Group

We are delighted to announce that ECS have been appointed to a new Framework Agreement with Home Group. Home Group are a social enterprise and a charity with a turnover of over £360m and one of the UK’s largest providers of high quality housing and integrated housing, health and social care and we look forward […]

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Homeless Refuge Project

ECS have been commissioned on a new project to provide a homeless refuge in Ashton-under -Lyne. As part of a joint stakeholder project with Tameside Council and Salford Diocese, St Ann’s Church/Primary School in Ashton is to be converted into short stay residential accommodation whilst also providing a community facility. The refurbishment works will include […]

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New Church project for ECS

ECS have been commissioned as part of a new Church project at Brooks Bar, Manchester. Following a fire at the site of what was once a 19th Century Presbyterian Church, the building was partly demolished, apart from the facade and the spire. Now part of the New Testament Church of God, the building is being […]

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ECS welcomes two new Apprentices!

We are pleased to welcome our new Building Services Design Engineer Apprentices – Joseph Jackson & Dominic Walker. They will be studying for a B.Eng Degree in Building Services & Sustainable Engineering at UCLAN for one day per week whilst developing their professional training in the office and on site, alongside our experienced engineers.

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Welcome to Daniel Clarke – our new Engineering Director

ECS is pleased to announce and welcome Daniel Clarke as our new Engineering Director. Daniel will be responsible for both business and project specific strategies leading the Engineering Services team whilst acting as the principal engineer on larger projects. Daniel has vast experience within the Commercial, Industrial Health Care, Education and Residential Sectors and we […]

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Keeping our Standards High

ECS Consultants are delighted to have achieved ISO 14001 Accreditation. ISO 14001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for an effective environmental management system (EMS) that an organization can use to enhance its environmental performance. It is intended for use by an organization seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that […]

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Work Re-starts on £3.2m Community Facility

Construction has begun on the Bewsey & Dallam Community Hub in Warrington . The design team comprises Walker Simpson Architects, ECS Consultants and MDA Wirral Structural Engineers, while Baker Mallett will project manage the delivery of the scheme. The £3.25m facility forms part of Warrington Council’s wider regeneration plans for the area, and is due […]

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RIBA 2019 Shortlist for The Octagon Hall, Buxton Pavilion Gardens

A recent ECS project The Octagon, one of Buxton’s most significant public buildings which has undergone a major restoration, has been shortlisted for a top award. The Octagon Hall, Buxton Pavilion Gardens, and Bench Architects – who were appointed to design and oversee the revamp – have been named as one of 12 East Midlands […]

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New Framework Agreement for ECS

We are pleased to announce our latest Professional Engineering Services Consultancy Framework Agreement with St. Helens Council. ECS has a long established reputation for delivering professional engineering services to local authorities including Manchester City Council, High Peak, the Isle of Man Government, Tameside, Macclesfield, Lancashire and Cheshire.

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A new Isle of Man office for ECS!

As a result of continued business growth, ECS Consultants are excited to announce the expansion of our business with the launch of our new Isle of Man office, located in Douglas. ECS is on the Isle of Man Government Select List for Construction and Engineering Consultancy Services and we are keen to establish our presence […]

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We’re Lovin’ it..

ECS are currently undertaking commissioning checks as part of the completion of a new distribution centre for McDonald’s restaurants. The facility will store both frozen and dry foods and will distribute to the restaurants across the Midlands. The complete building from truck dock levellers to fridges and freezer rooms is completely environmentally controlled. ECS have designed […]

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A Grand Entrance for Norfolk House

ECS were involved in this stunning remodelling and refurbishment of the main reception area at Norfolk House in Manchester city centre. Working closely with SpaceInvader interior designers, the main logistical challenges involved phasing the works to ensure that the building remained operational throughout the construction period. The complex lighting control system was enhanced by the design […]

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CHAS Designer Accreditation for ECS

Following a review of our Safety Policy and associated procedures, processes, arrangements and records, ECS Consultants have achieved CHAS Designer Accreditation.       CHAS (The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme – https://www.chas.co.uk) was created by experienced health and safety professionals in 1997 to improve health and safety standards across the UK.​ This health and safety legislation was created to achieve the following aims: […]

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ISO 9001 – Success for ECS!

Thanks to the hard work of Fiona Tighe and Sophie Cannon, with the invaluable help of Mark 1 Business Systems , we have passed our annual ISO 9001 assessment with flying colours!  

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A new beginning for Greenbank Synagogue, Liverpool

ECS have been commissioned to provide Mechanical, Electrical and Public Health services for the conversion of this Grade II former Synagogue in Liverpool into 22 apartments, with 30 new apartments to be built within the grounds. Built in Art-Deco style, many original architectural features of the Grade II listed building will be retained and this challenging project will require close liaison with Liverpool City […]

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A new project brewing for ECS in Burton upon Trent

ECS Consultants are currently undertaking the upgrading of heating systems within the Octagon Shopping Centre in Burton upon Trent. The shopping centre boasts retailers ranging from restaurants and food stores to fashion and entertainment. To avoid inconvenience to both retailers and customers, these works will be undertaken overnight during the summer. Home to eight breweries, […]

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ECS – Design for City Living

ECS Consultants are currently undertaking the detailed design of this 60 unit apartment building is central London. All units will benefit from PV cells to generate electricity and the building will have an underground car park, currently under construction. In order to maximise space ECS are designing a vehicle lift to access the underground car […]

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The Octagon Hall – Buxton Pavilion Gardens

A recent project for ECS is the Octagon Hall in Buxton Pavilion Gardens. The restoration of this beautiful Grade II iconic building is almost complete following two years of painstaking restoration work. ECS were commissioned to design new Mechanical & Electrical services, incorporating natural stack ventilation & extensive audio visual systems. ECS were commisioned as part of High Peak Local […]

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New Broughton Village

ECS are delighted to be working with Countryside Properties on their flagship New Broughton Village development. Phase 5 consists of 300 Apartments within six different blocks.

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A new ECS project gets underway in Cheshire

One of our latest projects – a new private residence in Cheshire. The photo shows work underway on a new leisure building to include a pool, spa, sauna and gym. The project includes a basement extension, existing house restoration and the addition of a stable block. Our design includes Smart Lighting and full audio visual integration, whilst heating for the house will […]

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Just add water…

Work underway on the new Pool House – part of our Silver Springs project in Buckinghamshire involving construction of rear and side single & two storey extensions, new dormer and a single storey pool building.

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Award-winning ECS Project ‘Village 135’

As M & E Consultants on this project, we are delighted that Village 135, Wythenshawe has been awarded ‘Best Large Development’ at the 2017 National Housing Awards. We are very proud to have been part of this scheme.

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Investors In People

ECS are delighted to announce that, following our recent assessmant we have been awarded the Investors in People Silver Award. The standard defines what it takes to lead, support and manage people for sustained success.

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