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HVAC Services

Project Solvers Planned Preventative Maintenance Strategy (PPM) ensures our customers get the most from their assets. Improving the health and safety of the building users and those who operate and maintain the equipment.  Functions of the equipment that is critical to company objectives. Safeguarding assets, optimizing reliability and availability critical to company objectives.  It can prolong the life of your building infrastructure, boiler and equipment, and can prevent the need for expensive remedial engineering.

When a building’s services are running efficiently, our customers make additional savings in electricity and fuel costs. For apartment buildings, passing those savings on to occupants can also enhance your resident relations. Project Solver offers tailored services so you can select what you need. And when plant comes to the end of its life, we can help with design and installation.

Whatever you need, we offer the complete solution:

Heating, Hot water and boiler plant

Planned Preventative Maintenance is an essential first step in taking care of your boiler plant. Project Solver Ltd can complete an existing maintenance programme, or create a new schedule that exactly meets your needs. We’ll then finalise a condition report before we begin regular maintenance, so you know where you stand by looking at heating controls and making adjustments, we can reduce your fuel costs. If it’s more economic to replace the boiler.

We’ll put together a consultant tender for a new installation. Our gas engineers are trained in both commercial and domestic gas engineering, so they can maintain public, business and residential premises.

Our services include:

  • Gas safety inspections (main plant)
  • Boiler plant & ancillary equipment maintenance
  • Boiler combustion analysis/efficiency
  • Hot water plant maintenance service
  • Heating system repairs
  • Oil-fired boilers
  • 24-hour emergency response

Air conditioning maintenance:

A comfortable environment is essential to luxury apartment blocks, offices and public buildings working efficiently. Commercial air conditioning helps ensure air quality and eliminates the need to open windows. This is especially useful in urban streets, hospitals, restaurants and technical/computing environments to preserve a clean and temperature controlled environment.  Whether you need maintenance service for your existing schedule or a complete new schedule, we can ensure you have a tailored solution that’s cost-effective, energy-efficient and meets all HVCA and Safecontractor guidelines. All of our AC engineers are Refcom registered.

We offer:

  • Air conditioning and maintenance services
  • Refrigeration and comfort cooling
  • Environmental control services
  • Ventilation services
  • 24-hour emergency response service

Electrical services – power, light, control and testing.

Project Solver Ltd puts safety first. We will inspect, test and maintain your electricity system so that you’re in compliance with all statutory guidelines. With regular scheduled maintenance, we can help your business minimise any electrical downtime and reduce costs. From ensuring emergency lights come on when they’re needed to checking on the safety of your security systems, lighting, machinery or building systems, our support ensures you’re complying with IEE codes of practice and current wiring regulations.

Our services include:

  • Planned maintenance schedules
  • Testing and reporting service
  • Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
  • Periodic Inspection Report (PIR)
  • Emergency light testing
  • Fire alarm and fire defence system maintenance
  • Access control systems maintenance
  • 24-hour emergency response service

Plumbing and Sanitation:

Reliable plumbing is an essential part of any well-run building. From the practicalities of keeping occupants happy, to dealing with Health & Safety concerns, a commercial plumber from Project Solver can keep pipes unblocked, drains running and toilets flushing. We offer our clients scheduled commercial plumbing services that are as effective for large, complex sites as they are for smaller businesses.

We offer:

  • Pipework repairs
  • Cold water storage tanks
  • Cold water boosted pump systems
  • Drainage
  • 24-hour emergency response service

Water treatment and hygiene:

Thanks to good regulation and enforcement, tap water in the UK is drinkable. Project Solver works with our customers to ensure they achieve compliance with all regulations and guidelines. Whether it’s making certain drinking water is safe or implementing the approved code of practice L8 document to control Legionella, we can provide the professional engineering services you need to manage risk and control water quality. We can also help you plan and implement a programme for analysing and monitoring potable water. Of equal importance is the quality and condition of your heating and chilled water systems, to ensure efficient heat transfer and plant longevity.

Our services include:

  • Scheduled maintenance
  • Legionella risk assessments
  • Water hygiene services
  • System disinfection
  • Chemical treatment programmes
  • Tanks and storage vessel distribution systems
  • Cleaning and sanitation
  • UKAS accredited laboratories
  • System dosing (domestic water and general heating systems)
  • Sampling/microbiological analysis and monitoring schedules
  • Low temperature hot water (LTHW) inhibitor and dosing
  • Descaling services
  • 24-hour emergency response service

Specialist services to complete the solution:

We can be the complete solution for all your building maintenance needs, whether they’re big and complex or small and focused. Our specialist services give you the option of using us as your sole provider for all your maintenance needs. This means budgeting, communications and accountability are fully streamlined to give you peace-of-mind and the advantage of clearer planning. From building monitoring system maintenance to more specialist elements, Project Solver can offer solutions very much dependent on your specific requirements. Please contact us so we can discuss your needs and put together a plan to suit you.

Gas:

Our gas engineers have met the lengthy competency assessments required to work on gas and are individually detailed on the Gas Safe Register (formerly the Corgi Register).

Project Solver’s engineers have the required competencies for each of these disciplines:
• Domestic
• Commercial
• Laundry
• Catering

Biomass:

The drive towards greener energy sources and sustainability has seen a rise in the use of biomass boilers, certainly using wood chip pellets as the primary fuel source.
Generally biomass boiler installations are used to supplement traditional gas or oil fired boilers. On occasion the opposite is true, with biomass boilers used as the lead heat source supplemented by the traditional systems.

An understanding of the operational and maintenance aspects of these boilers is essential for their continued reliable operation. This covers combustion, pellet delivery, safe storage accounting for carbon monoxide build up, flue and ventilation needs.

Our engineers have both the experience and importantly the manufacturer product training on biomass boilers and systems built up over a number of years.

This combined with our extensive knowledge of traditional gas or oil fired heating plant gives us a unique ability to understand and maintain what can be a complex system with each aspect reliant upon the other. Something that those who are unfamiliar with such interaction often struggle with.

  • Our service includes:
  • Pellet storage, hopper and conveyor inspections
  • Buffer vessel and associated pumps and equipment inspections
  • Fire box inspections
  • Combustion inspections and analysis
  • Control system inspections
  • Flue system cleaning and inspections
  • System Water Quality Analysis
  • Operational checks outside of scheduled service routines

District Heating Systems & Heat Interface Units (HIUs):

The new build residential sector over recent years has seen the predominance in the design and use of an Energy Centre (Central Plant Room) supplying a heat source via a district distribution system to individual apartment HIUs.

This is seen to be able to provide individual apartments with a fully controllable heating and hot water system that each resident can set to meet their own heating or hot water needs. In most instances, it also caters for heat metering, enabling more targeted billing by the Landlord or Agent.

Whilst in principle the design and concept is simple, there are still very important service and maintenance requirements, which can often lead to significant problems if not built into a common maintenance strategy.

Further issues, certainly in the residential sector, involve understanding the point at which the Landlords’ responsibility ends, i.e. provision of a heated water source to the common side of the HIU, and where within the tenancy agreement the user’s responsibility commences. This can often lead to conflict if the Agent or Landlord is unaware of how the system works.

Over a number of years we have built up an extensive knowledge and understanding of these systems, and also invested in manufacturer training enabling our engineers to fully understand the operation and maintenance of these systems.

  • Our service includes:
  • Assistance in understanding system design and areas of Landlord responsibility
  • Energy Centre (Central Plant Maintenance)
  • Essential Water Quality Management and Analysis.
  • Flow and pressure check.
  • Primary (HIU) filter and strainer checks
  • Control valve checks
  • Control system checks.
  • Pipe work and system checks
  • Pump checks.
  • Functional checks