Company Director Hugh McAlary was responsible for sowing the seeds of H. M. Electrics four decades ago and today he is joined in the running of the ever-burgeoning company by his son Declan who is Operations Director.
Ever since its foundation in 1977, H.M. Electrics have been providing Northern Ireland with their expertise in Electrical Installations and maintenance, completing projects with excellence both on time and in budget – with zero defects.
H.M. Electrics is a full service company approaching every project with the same care and attention to detail, boasting a vast knowledge base, built up through over 40 years’ experience in the electrical industry across multiple sectors.
M. Electrics has established itself as a leader in the electrical construction industry providing an efficient service to its customers and surrounding community, they are committed to understanding each client’s requirements and being fit to tailor an individual set of procedures which are instrumental in delivering a successful project.
The company operates a “Contracting” division in which it competes in the local Industry to secure Installation Contracts in Industrial & Commercial Ventures, Sports & Leisure Facilities and Healthcare. To compliment this, they also have a Maintenance & Testing division that is responsible for both response and preventative maintenance for a number of local Authorities.
“We are very much a commercial and education sectors driven company but we also carry out some residential work as required,” Declan – who joined the family business as a 16-year-old 20 years ago – informed Building Ireland.
“After serving his apprenticeship, my father set up the business and, thankfully, it is still going strong. We endured the same bump as everyone else in the industry recently but we survived it and the company is stronger now as a result.”
They offer the following services: Renewable Energy Installations, Generator Installations, Mains and Sub Mains Distribution, UPS Systems, General Power Installations, Internal/External Lighting Solutions, Fire Detections & Alarms, Data/IT Installations, CCTV Systems, Intruder Alarm Systems, Access Control Systems, PA & Voice Alarm Systems, Nurse Call Systems, Intelligent Building Systems, DDA Installations, Portable Appliance Testing, Maintenance and Periodic Inspection Reporting.
H.M. Electrics Ltd believes that completing a quality project on time and within budget requires a combination of trusted procedures developed over time in a competitive marketplace.
Hugh, Declan and the company’s 40-strong workforce are passionately committed to the concept of perfect delivery. The Construction Industry is constantly changing and working together as a team makes it achievable to overcome complications, find the correct solution and as a result sustain a happy relationship with their clients.
An approved NICEIC contractor, they are qualified and experienced to provide the following industry approved certificates for: Electrical Fixed Wire Test & Inspection (BS 7671), Emergency Lighting Test & Inspection, Electrical Portable Appliance Testing (PAT), Electrical Fixed Appliance Testing and Visual Safety Electrical Survey Reports.
In addition, they provide electrical maintenance services for a number of clients to ensure safety and security. The key elements of their electrical maintenance service includes: Reactive maintenance team province wide, Cost effective maintenance packages, Electrical equipment breakdown repair and Energy Saving repair recommendations.
The company’s impressive project portfolio includes Foyle College and Ebrington Primary & Nursery School, Magherafelt High School, Specialist Joinery Group, Omagh Leisure Centre, Audi Showroom, Mid Ulster Hospital, Queens University Belfast Library, SDC Trailers and Ulster University Coleraine campus, to name but a few.
“We are currently working on Newtownards Leisure Centre, which is an 18 -month contact, and are closing in on completion on Foyle College and Ebrington Primary & Nursery School, and a new Showroom in Belfast for Porsche” Declan added.
“Business is going well. Our experience is a big thing that appeals to our customers while we also take great pride in our Health & Safety record. We cover all of the north and we also travel further afield if and when required. But, our main focus is on the north.”
Declan continued: “Looking ahead to the future, we’d be very optimistic that we will be able to sustain our growth. We’ve been on the go for the last 40 years so hopefully we’ll still be here in another 40 years!”
Looking for an electrical company with the expertise, and proven track record, to manage the job from start to completion? One that delivers what they say – on time and on budget. Then you need to talk to H. M. Electrics Ltd!
H.M. Electrics Ltd
T: 028 7964 2112
F: 028 7964 3945
Taken from Building Ireland Magazine, January 2018, Vol 4 No 1