KBS Current Affairs: Issue #2

Dear Valued Reader, I am delighted to write to you all, with this being our second newsletter, to share an update on activity at KBS – Q1 2022.As businesses recover from the effects of the pandemic, I write to inform you of some of the initiatives we are currently working on at KBS, and our […]

The KBS family is growing!

People Investment We are also committed to the development of our engineer team, with two apprentices taken on this year who are developing under the careful mentorship of some of our more senior engineers, more about them in the next newsletter. And we also welcome Jordan to the team. Jordan is working towards his NVQ […]

An update from Daniel Robson

In this article we talk about Technological Development and Investment, Better communications, Ensuring full compliance and Environmental improvement. Technological Development and Investment Over the last two years, we have invested in technology and systems in order to provide an even better service to our customers. Firstly, the implementation of a comprehensive management system that supports […]

Launching our Commercial Fit Out Division

In 2022, we launched our commercial fit out capability with a campaign focused on the major commercial contractors operating in our region.  Already we are seeing the fruits of this hard work, with several new enquiries coming through and one project cost being approved with a leading UK contractor.  This work is ongoing, and so […]

Meet Ben and Josh: Our Enthusiastic Electrical Apprentices

Meet Ben & Josh, who are now well into the swing of things with their apprenticeship here at KBS- working towards their NVQ Level 3. We asked them both 3 questions. Read here to find out what they said. What have you been doing at college so far? In college so far I have passed […]

KBS is 60 years young!

The world, along with the world of electrical contracting has changed beyond recognition since KBS came into being 60 years ago Throughout its 60 years in business KBS has embraced the developments in electrical contracting that have brought the industry into the modern era. The lifespan of KBS during the past 60 years embraces the […]

Current Affairs Newsletter

KBS is delighted to unveil our first newsletter which can be found here. Welcome to this first edition of Current Affairs, our brand new e-newsletter. We’re delighted to share some of our news and views from KBS with our valued team members, customers, partners and other stakeholders. We take a look at the KBS journey […]

Installing our first heat pump

November saw KBS support Waitrose & Partners with their first heat pump installation at the store’s Chesham branch. The electrical install involved new power supply and control cabling for the new heat pump as well as alterations to the existing refrigeration system at the 26,686 sq ft store. The heat pump was delivered into the […]

A warm welcome to Ben and Josh

Throughout its 60 years in business KBS has embraced the developments in electrical contracting that have brought the industry into the modern era. KBS is delighted to welcome two new members to its team, Ben Gregory and Josh Reece, who join us as part of a three-year apprenticeship scheme. Whilst with the company Ben and […]

A potentially explosive upgrade

During January 2021 we were proud to support Waitrose & Partners’ upgrade of their distribution centre in Brinklow as they replaced their delivery lorries from diesel-powered to the greener, more energy efficient but potentially explosive methane. This challenging project involved KBS working with main contractor Woodward & Co to a specification produced by Synergy Building […]