Author Archives: alex

Industry audit finds no Achilles heel in Fletchers’ operations

Achilles accreditation is a supply chain certification process that audits companies to ensure that they work effectively and efficiently as part of their overall supply chain. What does that mean? Put simply, a company that scores highly on an Achilles inspection is more likely to save time and money for its customers and suppliers. The […]

Fletchers celebrate Living Wage Employer accreditation

Fletchers are proud to announce that they have been accredited as a Living Wage Employer, sealing the company’s commitment to pay the Real Living Wage to every employee. All employees can now expect to be paid at least the Real Living Wage as their hourly rate, helping to ensure that all members of the Fletchers […]

Fletchers Engineering take up residence at Nasmyth Business Park

Regular readers of the Fletchers Engineering news pages will remember back in March, we told you about our purchase of new premises at Nasmyth Business Park on James Nasmyth Way in Patricroft. This huge new site includes space for 40,000 square feet of workshops, offices and on-site parking for staff and visitors – and we […]

Fletchers Engineering complete purchase of Nasmyth premises

Fletchers Engineering are delighted to announce that we have completed the purchase of new premises at 10 James Nasmyth Way on Nasmyth Business Park in Patricroft. The site is less than a quarter of a mile from our current offices on Lansdowne Road in Eccles, and will soon become our new offices and workshop. We […]

Trio of new business wins for Fletchers Engineering

Fletchers Engineering are delighted to have been chosen for not one but three significant commercial property developments in and around Manchester city centre. Each of these new business wins has an immediate start date, with work expected to take around six months, on some of the city’s best-known landmarks and truly iconic buildings. Working on […]

Fletchers help happy bees make local honey for Amber

Bees are symbolic of Manchester’s industrial heritage and an important emblem for the city’s engineers – including Fletchers Engineering’s own company director Steve Fletcher. So when Steve went home for lunch one day in May 2017 and discovered his car buried under a swarm of bees, he knew he had to find them a safe […]

Continuous Expansion of In-House Controls

The company has been proactively involved in the continuous expansion of our in-house Controls & offsite monitoring Service. We have now developed and implemented over the last two years the use of the Building Management System (BMS) for our clients. Our systems have been installed on a typical IP network with remote alarm monitoring packages […]

Fletchers Re-brand

J. Fletcher (Engineers) have been successfully operating for over 30 years and are generally known to everybody as ‘Fletchers’ The new branding will embody this whilst retaining the J. Fletcher trading name and continue the heritage John Fletcher has created.

Cut Costs and Carbon with Commercial HVAC Maintenance

Commercial HVAC systems contribute to the UK’s greenhouse gas emissions in several different ways. While it’s clear that heating commercial premises carries a carbon footprint, it’s also true that cooling business buildings contributes to CO2 emissions. According to a research briefing by the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology in April 2021, cooling buildings, industrial […]