Commercial Gas Engineers in Leicester Explained by CMS Ltd
At CMS, we have an in-house team of commercial gas engineers that are all certified in gas work and safety. We are Gas Safe Registered and ensure that any gas work is compliant with existing requirements. Our gas engineers are specialists in the installation of commercial gas pipework including the commissioning, repair, and maintenance of gas pipework. The team will decommission any services and appliances, including heating systems and boilers if old equipment may need to be replaced. If you are looking for Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester contact us on 0845 419 0190 and one of our team will be happy to help.
CMS Emergency Repair Service
If you have a fault or have concerns with any of your commercial gas equipment or service then our team are readily available 365 days a year to make sure any faults are corrected quickly and safely. We will get an engineer to you in under 4 hours and understand the importance of fast fault identification and resolution.
CMS Planned Maintenance Solutions
As well as supplying 24/7 reactive gas solutions we also supply a fully planned maintenance solution that will always keep your gas appliances and works running efficiently and safely. A routine maintenance visit will prevent issues with your systems before they become a problem so is always something you should consider.
CMS Commercial Boiler Management Systems
We install and also operate commercial boiler control systems and these enable us to pinpoint problems with your heating long before you do. Through an online network, we can monitor specific faults on your heating system, diagnose them and sometimes correct them remotely. Whenever our experts may not be able to correct it remotely then we will certainly have determined the problem long before we arrive, giving us even more of a chance to repair it on our initial visit.
CMS Commercial Installation Services
In the event that you are putting in a brand new gas system or appliance then we offer a consultancy service to advise you on the industry’s most state-of-the-art energy-efficient and cost-saving products. This professional service includes the planning and design stage, right through to installation and project conclusion, in addition to planned aftercare.
CMS Customer Focus
Our customer-focused company ethos means that every single team member at CMS is focused on delivering the absolute best service every time. We only carry out a task if it needs doing and complete them all to the highest of standards. All our Gas Engineers are customer facing and have outstanding communication skills, with the ability to detail to communicate to our customers the work that is needed and keep them updated on the progress of their job.
Our Gas Engineers qualifications and experience make it easy for us to fix all varieties of plumbing, heating, boiler or gas related problems. Regardless if it is a routine boiler check-up or a gas pipe issue, our experts can assist to rectify gas, plumbing and electrical faults on all gas appliances. They Oudeliver exceptional heating services, nationwide, 24 hours a day.
We have extensive experience and expertise in the installation and routine maintenance of commercial boilers and heating systems ranging from smaller boilers right up to full plant room installations. We offer nationwide coverage throughout all of the UK for commercial gas works through our national network of CMS commercial gas engineers. Call us today on 0845 419 0190 to find out more.
What is a Commercial Gas Engineer?
A commercial gas engineer will maintain, repair and install industrial appliances, heating systems, boilers and pipework in academic institutions, colleges, churches, public buildings and commercial properties.
Why should you choose Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester?
A Commercial Gas Engineer will be experienced in working with, repairing, maintaining and installing larger sized gas appliances, heating systems and pipework and this means they will have the capabilities needed to maintain and repair these kinds of larger systems.
What qualifications should Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester have?
A registered and accredited Gas Engineer will have an industry qualification, for example, Gas Installation and Maintenance or Gas Utilisation Engineer Level 3 NVQ or Diploma and be Gas Safe registered. Some qualified gas engineers become qualified from working through an apprenticeship and still achieve the same qualifications as the end of it.
Why is it vital to choose qualified Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester?
It really is simple, dangerous and incorrect gas work can be deadly. Badly fitted and badly serviced appliances can cause gas leaks, fires, explosions as well as carbon monoxide gas poisoning. Using an unqualified illegal gas fitter can possibly put lives in danger as well as costing you a great deal to have it corrected or rectified. It really is shocking that there more than a quarter of a million illegal gas jobs carried out each year. If your gas engineer is not Gas Safe registered then they are operating illegally. If your gas engineer is qualified and registered to complete gas work in your property then they will be able to present you with their Gas Safe ID card.
Not all gas engineers are qualified to work on all types of gas appliances. The back of their ID card informs you if they are actually certified in order to work on the specific form of gas work you require. As an example, if they put in a gas fire however, they are solely Gas Safe registered for pipework and central heating boilers then they and their work is classed as illegal.
An additional aspect to take note of is if a Gas Engineer works for a Gas Safe registered firm throughout the week and they are performing work for you outside of this as a private job then this is illegal unless they are personally gas safe registered.
It is against the law for anyone to do work on gas appliances within the UK, Isle of Man or Guernsey unless they are Gas Safe registered.
What is the Gas Safe Register?
The Gas Safe Register is the official gas registration body for the UK, Isle of Man and Guernsey which are appointed by the appropriate Health and Safety Authority for each area. By law, all gas engineers must be on the Gas Safe Register, and the Register’s role is to act as a licensing body.
Once a business becomes Gas Safe registered they are being issued a licence in order to carry out gas work (much as the DVLA issues driving licences to individuals that have demonstrated their proficiency by successfully passing a driving test). Consequently, the checks Gas Safe Register make before permitting registration only extend to making certain that those making an application for, and possessing registration is appropriately qualified as gas safety competent.
The Gas Safe Register is not a membership body for engineers, nor a trade association.
The Gas Safe Register took the place of CORGI as the gas registration body in Great Britain and Isle of Man on 1 April 2009 and in Northern Ireland and Guernsey on 1 April 2010.
If you require gas work carried out in your business or work environment, you can use the variety of search options to locate a registered business or check an engineer is registered and qualified for the work you need doing.
The Gas Safe Register is the official list of businesses that are legally allowed to execute gas work. Every single registered business who employs gas engineers is issued with Gas Safe ID cards. Not all engineers are qualified to perform all varieties of gas work so remember to check their ID card in advance of any work that is conducted or work with a professional, trustworthy and reputable facilities company, like CMS, who will ensure the appropriate and correctly qualified as an engineer is dispatched to your business.
If you think a person is working on gas illegally, you should report them to the Gas Safe Register who will then investigate.
There are more than 120,000 engineers on the Gas Safe Register and the Gas Safe Register inspects the work they’ve undertaken on an ad hoc basis so as to monitor their work is still compliant and safe. If you’ve had gas work performed in the previous six months, you can nominate it for a free gas safety inspection.
What does the Gas Safety Register do?
The Gas Safe Register investigates reports of illegal gas work. The related information they compile is turned over to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) who have the power to prosecute.
The Gas Safe Register conducts public awareness campaigns to make as consumers aware of the risks of unsafe and illegal gas work, and of various other dangers, for instance, carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.
It is the coordinating body for the annual industry-wide Gas Safety Week campaign.
The Gas Safe Register is run by Capita Gas Registration and Ancillary Services Limited, a division of Capita Plc
You should be given a Building Regulations Compliance Certificate if a Gas Safe registered engineer installs a heat generating gas appliance in your residential or commercial property. It’s effectively a method of updating the Local Authority of the new appliance, and you ought to receive it in the post within 28 days of a new appliance being installed.
If you need a duplicate Building Regulations Compliance Certificate you can do this online or phone them on 0800 408 5500 and select option 6. There is a cost for duplicate certificates.
Gas Safety Records
The documentation an engineer leaves behind after having fitted, serviced or safety checked a system is dependent upon the purpose and type of work undertaken. The only documentation required by legislation is a Landlord Gas Safety Record. It will detail precisely what checks the engineer has performed and if the appliances checked as to fulfil the appropriate safety standards.
What is the Purpose of the Gas Safety Register?
The Gas Safety Register aims to safeguard the public from unsafe gas work, and they look to achieve this by means of:
- a nationwide investigations team uncovering illegal gas workers
- regular inspections of Gas Safe registered engineers
- educating consumers and raising awareness of gas safety
- investigating reports of unsafe gas work
What does a Commercial Gas Engineer do?
A Commercial Gas Engineer will repair, service, maintain and install gas pipework, gas boilers and heating and cooling system. These experts will certainly have the knowledge and experience to swiftly determine and repair problems or pre-empt potential problems that might occur with larger commercial systems.
Why is a Commercial Gas Engineer different from a Domestic Gas Engineer?
A Commercial Gas Engineer will definitely have the expertise and also practical experience of working on, repairing, maintaining and also installing larger and even more complicated pipework with commercial appliances and within commercial buildings.
A Domestic Gas Engineer will have the experience of repairing, maintaining and installing gas appliances that are designed for use in domestic properties as well as gas pipework up to 35mm in diameter within residential buildings.
Certainly, there may be instances in larger sized domestic homes where non-domestic apparatus and larger pipework is needed and in these instances, commercial casework classifications may be required.
If you are unsure if you need to have a commercial or domestic gas engineer then you can consult with the Gas Safe Register or even phone our company to get assistance.
What hours do Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester work?
Most Commercial Gas Engineers will be readily available 24/7 as they will work on both planned routine maintenance and servicing work, installations as well as unexpected emergency reactive services and because of this, it is normal that they hold a full driving licence.
About CMS Facilities
CMS is a family owned facilities company based in the North East who have been in operation for over 18 years. We have engineering hubs across the UK and work for alongside many well-known and reputable national companies, incorporating; Mitie, Baxi, Travelodge, Q-Hotels and Nissan.
Our organisation has three primary teams:
- Emergency repair service
- Scheduled & preventative maintenance
- Specialist project division
Our experts offer mechanical and electrical engineering solutions, maintaining central heating, electrical, air conditioning, catering and refrigeration systems and our staff of more than one hundred qualified, CMS Uniformed and also vetted (DBS) engineers who are based at our engineering hubs around the country.
CMS Control & Technical Centre
Our service is unrivalled and we supply an exceptional value for money services to commercial businesses and properties around the UK. Our UK based control and call handling centre are available to take your telephone call 365 days a year, 24 hours a day and will certainly ensure the most appropriate engineer team is dispatched to you the moment you need it. You can be assured that we do not utilise sub-contractors and we do not subcontract any of our work.
Our engineers are police checked (DBS), and fully trained and qualified, all carrying industry-specific accreditations (Gas Safe, NICEIC, Chas and B&ES;). We have ₤10m of public and third-party liability insurance.
Our technical support centre is always on hand in order to resolve any questions our team out on a job might have and this supports our team to deal with and repair systems and equipment quickly and safely.
Our Prompt, Reputable, Responsive Service
- We have dedicated engineers on call 24/7/365
- Emergency call-out 24hrs a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
- Our engineers consistently fix 90% of breakdowns on the first visit
Our Design, Planned Maintenance & Emergency Callout Service
- Project design
We cover commercial building services and systems encompassing:
- Gas services, boiler & heating plants
- Electrical services
- Air Conditioning and climate control
- Catering, kitchen equipment and refrigeration
- Laundry & textile care systems
- Building management systems
- Fire alarms and access control
CMS Customised & Planned Maintenance Packages
Our company offer bespoke and specific planned maintenance packages for commercial building managers. This includes inspection, servicing, maintenance and repair and certification contracts with access to our highly reactive emergency support teams.
Our care packages ensure that your systems and appliances are fully serviced and certified giving you peace of mind along with smooth and hassle-free, dependable operation.
CMS Project Management & Design Services
Our highly-experienced CMS team have over 1,000 years of consolidated engineering expertise and have the expertise to successfully deliver large-scale projects, from design through to installation and routine maintenance. Our design packages are offered on credit and designed to accommodate the requirements and demands of each of our individual commercial customers.
Our team of joiners, electricians, engineers and construction engineers have all the skill-sets needed in order to make certain your project runs smoothly, efficiently and in a timely manner without anyone having to manage multiple parties or subcontractors.
If you are searching for Commercial Gas Engineers Leicester for any kind of repair, maintenance or perhaps installation anywhere within the UK, or a provider that can provide you with a genuine nationwide professional service then please give our expert team a call on 0845 419 0190 and they will be happy to help with any type of query or emergency repair you have.
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