About us

We work with you to solve your energy challenges through innovative solutions, delivering resilience, cost efficiency and sustainability

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Power crew’s flying visit lifts museum
Power crew’s flying visit lifts museum

14 June 2022: Fifty staff from UK Power Networks Services donated their time to a speedy makeover of the memorial garden, outdoor seating areas, visitor pathway and service courtyard of the Army Flying Museum in Hampshire.

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Sustainability

Enabling Port of Felixstowe to take major step  towards Net Zero
Enabling Port of Felixstowe to take major step towards Net Zero

6 June 2022: UK Power Networks Services has won a contract to take the UK’s largest container port, and one of the largest in Europe, a step closer to Net Zero.

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Industries

Our clients include some of the highest profile public and private sector organisations with critical infrastructure in complex environments.

Our industries
High Speed 1
High Speed 1

We were commissioned to design, construct, operate and maintain the electrical infrastructure of HS1, the UK’s first major railway constructed in over a century and its first high-speed railway. The project was delivered on time and on budget, within a contract that extends for 50 years after the start of railway operation.

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Our people

Employing world-class engineers and professionals, we pride ourselves on the expertise of our people. Meet some of the people who deliver for our clients.

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Our people

Employing world-class engineers and professionals, we pride ourselves on the expertise of our people. Meet some of the people who deliver for our clients.

Josh Colson
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The thing I enjoy most about working with clients is coming up with solutions together which benefit them from a network resilience and carbon footprint point of view and to make sure they are happy and satisfied with the work we are doing.

Josh Colson
Lead Operational Engineer

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I am responsible for creating and delivering a wide variety of technical design projects using AutoCAD and Netmap. I am gaining experience working with an inspiring and talented team.

Silvia Dominguez Asensio
CAD Engineer

Silvia
Rahul
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I develop and trial innovative energy solutions for the country's most important airports, ports, railway stations, logistic hubs, utilities and defence sites.

Rahul N. Desai
Senior Consultant

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I find my work rewarding because of the camaraderie, values and respect we have for our clients and each other. Even after all these years, there's a new challenge every day.

Heather Smeaton-Lowen
Client Delivery Manager

Heather
Connor
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I stay safe by following procedures and if I see anything around me that looks dangerous I will challenge it to keep others safe too.

Connor Watkins
Jointer

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I help maintain the electrical infrastructure that powers a purpose-built living and working accommodation for some 18,700 soldiers from the British Army. I also promote mental health awareness internally by serving as a mental health first aider to my colleagues.

Andy Lowther
Jointer

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Rowan
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As a Bid Manager I lead bids across all segments of our business. Our projects are complex and diverse, so are always interesting to work on. I’m constantly learning. The career development support and training opportunities at UK Power Networks Services are the best I’ve experienced in my career.

Rowan Watson
Bid Manager

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I’ve worked on the Allenby project installing EV chargers in the barracks. We’ve helped the customer and also helped the environment, meaning zero emissions and a brighter future.

Rikki Clarke
Jointer

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Marta
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I am an electrical engineer working with clients on a wide variety of challenging projects. I deliver HV, LV and street lighting designs, tender future business opportunities and develop my operational authorisation portfolio in an exciting and fast-changing work environment.

Marta Canelo Ruiz

Design Engineer

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An apprenticeship is a different way of learning. I like to be hands on with my learning so it made more sense to me. I'm training to be an underground cable jointer. We get a substantial amount of support with our apprenticeship, it's so rewarding.

Josh Pavey
Apprentice

Josh Pavey
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I lead and manage a team of engineers, apprentices and contractors to deliver construction and maintenance works in a safe and efficient manner. This is a 24/7 job that requires attention to detail, dedication and a great deal of cooperation across disciplines. The company has a clear vision of where it is headed. With passion, you could start at the bottom and end wherever you set your goals.

Barry John

Lead Field Engineer

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I support projects in the area of microgrids, asset analytics and Internet of Things. The real time monitoring and predictive maintenance projects I work on help businesses unlock value from their assets and reduce costs. Working here has been a very enjoyable experience as innovation is always at the forefront of the business.

Pantelis Stefas
Engineer, Assets and Technology

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I maintain all certifications and licences so that the business can fulfil its contractual, legal and moral obligations. Working at UK Power Networks Services has helped me develop the skills and confidence to be able to manage a wide range of stakeholders.

Lisa Sandle
Quality and Compliance Advisor

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I work with a diverse team of dedicated engineers delivering multi-utility infrastructure projects in collaboration with our defence sector clients. UK Power Networks Services' safety culture, vision and values ensures an inspiring working environment, which I am proud to play my part.

Rod Booth
Client Delivery Manager

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CAREERS

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Our people are central to our business and we attract, recruit and retain high performing employees with the potential, skills and experience necessary to deliver for our clients and to ensure the continued growth of our organisation.

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