What we do
Operating 24/7 throughout the UK from regional bases, the Freedom team of mobile technicians provides a fully integrated buildings fabric maintenance service. We not only maintain but also build electricity substations, water treatment plant rooms and install a variety of perimeter fencing, gates and compound lighting. The service extends to substation rewires and a range of surveys and inspections. A specialist service offering is asbestos management and condition surveys, where Freedom provides fully authorised asbestos removals and monitoring.
Who we do it for
Providing trained operatives authorised to work in confined areas, Freedom is a specialist in working in hazardous environments. Sectors served include Electricity Distribution (DNOs), Renewable Energy, Water, Nuclear, Technology and Telecoms, with clients such as; UK Power Networks, Northern Powergrid, EDF Energy Nuclear, Electricity North West and Anglian Water.
Our fleet of fully equipped vehicles carry the tools and materials to provide a “right first time response”, supported by an out of hours UK based call centre. Freedom maintains over 200,000 sites using an advanced Asset Management System which integrates with clients’ systems. Providing asset data, before and after photographs and clearly presented itemised invoicing, clients can use their own online version of Freedom’s system, known as Freedom GO.
Freedom maintains the fabric of your buildings, be they operational or non-operational. From replacing a single roof tile to extensive programmes of redecoration, or replacing building components, we have the skills, experience and national coverage to look after your estate. Whether this is under a framework, planned maintenance or emergency call-out contract, Freedom will ensure that an extensive network of Contractors, with the appropriate skills, will attend and carryout the works to a high standard and within the target timeframe.
Minor Civil Works & Projects
Whether it is for minor civil works or managing new build construction projects, Freedom has the experience and resources to deliver. These works could include: external or internal decoration, graffiti removal, rebuilding of boundary walls, replacement of fences, gates, door or roofs, full renovation of buildings or construction of new substations. With a network of fully trained and qualified tradesmen, clients include UK Power Networks and Northern Powergrid.
Ranging in value from £1k to £3m, Freedom delivers perimeter fencing projects in both the UK and Western Europe. The scope of works includes: limited fabrication, supply to client’s specification, erection and ongoing maintenance, palisade, high security and electric fence installation. We have established relationships with key manufacturers and are approved installers. Clients include UK Power Networks, Northern Gas Networks, SP Energy Networks, National Grid, Gassco, Northern Powergrid, EDF Energy and Anglian Water.
From standalone electrical projects to long-term framework contracts and ongoing maintenance programmes, Freedom can work for you in the UK and in Europe. We install electrical distribution systems, from small scale office to large scale industrial and commercial projects. Freedom provides fixed wire testing and inspecting in line with British Standards and NICEIC. We also rewire existing installations, including in hazardous and confined locations and sites requiring specific competency authorisation to allow access.
Flood Defence Works
Freedom provides flood defence solutions for DNOs such as Northern Powergrid and Electricity North West and has acted as Principle Contractor on over twenty primary distribuition substations. Typical flood defence works include the construction of reinforced concrete perimeter walls including vehicular and pedestrian flood gates. These projects are ostensibly designed to protect these critical infrastructure assets against catastrophic floods. However, whilst on site, Freedom has also delivered other infrastructure improvements such as building repairs, hard landscaping and security enhancements.