About Gardner & Co

Gardner & Co are the UK’s leading ventilation specialists with decades of experience.

Gardner & Co were the first ductwork company to undertake an “Airside” package and our company continues to pride itself on being at the forefront of innovation and technology, ensuring our reputation remains second to none in our field.

The company philosophy is to consider the complete construction process, from inception to handover at every stage, to facilitate the full integration of Mechanical and Electrical Services with a ‘right first time’ approach.

Gardner & Co belongs to The Gardner Group of companies.

 

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What we do

Early Project Involvement – PCSA
Gardner & Co are increasingly providing early support to project developments under a PCSA phase. This benefits the projects where we can influence early co-ordination and design related aspects for the airside packages. Under the scheme we also work closely with the principle contractors in collaborating on logistics, planning and programming which mitigates project risk and ensures the pre-construction phase is as efficient as possible.
Co-ordination
Gardner & Co are experienced lead co-ordinators using the latest CAD/Navis software and experience to ensure spatial fit, safe installation methodology and future plant maintenance. Our skilled team deliver workshop solutions and interaction with fellow trades and design team to deliver a final signed off co-ordinated model for construction.
BIM
Gardner & Co are at the forefront of BIM using the intelligent 3D model based process that can effectively allow an insight to plan, design and construct and manage delivery. Working to the clients requirements attributes and components are added to the model to the required level of detail requested.
Procurement
Through technical submittal compliancy proposals and value engineering, Gardner & Co offer the highest quality plant and equipment using leading industry suppliers with whom strong relationships have been built. Glovers manufacturing facility provides high quality GSS and Flameshield fire rated ductwork conforming to the latest EN standards.
Installation
Working for high profile clients and on prestigious projects we have successfully delivered and installed airside systems safely and to programme. From risers, plantrooms through to fit out areas we maintain high standards complying with specification and testing requirements. Project Managers, Construction Managers and Supervisors are all fully trained in the latest health and safety qualifications.
Project Management
Applying processes, methods, knowledge, planning, experience and skills to achieve the projects objectives. Our project managers oversee the delivery of full airside packages and smoke control systems. Their proactive nature and support network allows fantastic communication between both clients and suppliers alike.
Commissioning
As part of the airside package Gardner & Co offer commissioning of the installed systems taking the systems from concept to hand over inclusive of O&M collaboration.

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Learn more about the history of Gardner & Co and it's founder family member Philip John "Pip" Gardner.

Our History

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  • 1873

    First Factory for Gardner & Co opened

    First Factory for Gardner & Co opened

    January 1, 1873
  • 1914

    John “Pip” Gardner born

    John “Pip” Gardner born

    January 1, 1914
  • 1940

    Commissioned into the Royal Tank Regiment

    Commissioned into the Royal Tank Regiment

    January 1, 1940
  • 1945

    Invested with the VC by King George VI

    Invested with the VC by King George VI

    January 1, 1945
  • 1955

    Becomes Chairman of Gardner & Co

    Becomes Chairman of Gardner & Co

    January 1, 1955
  • 1980

    First ductwork company to undertake an “Airside” package

    First ductwork company to undertake an “Airside” package

    January 1, 1980
  • 1984

    Philip Gardner hands over ownership

    Philip Gardner hands over ownership

    January 1, 1984
  • 1997

    Major airside projects started including 31 Gresham Street

    Major airside projects started including 31 Gresham Street

    January 1, 1997
  • 2001

    J A Glover Ltd was formed into the Gardner Group

    J A Glover Ltd was formed into the Gardner Group

    January 1, 2001
  • 2009

    Major projects including the Shard, New Court and One New Change

    Major projects including the Shard, New Court and One New Change

    January 1, 2009
  • 2017

    Gardner FRD Ltd incorporated into the Gardner Group

    Gardner FRD Ltd incorporated into the Gardner Group

    January 7, 2017
  • 2020

    Gardner & Co continue to specialise in Airside Package projects as one of Britain’s leading Ductwork Contractors.

    Gardner & Co continue to specialise in Airside Package projects as one of Britain’s leading Ductwork Contractors.

    January 7, 2020
We have worked on some of the biggest projects in the UK.

Clients

Gardner Group Accreditations

Alcumus Safe Contractor Certificate number: GG9962
CHAS
Contractor Health & Safety Assessment Scheme
Achilles Accredited
Achilles Building Confidence
Certificate number: 785d - EN1366-1
Certificate number: 785d - EN1366-1
Certificate number: 785e - EN1366-8
Certificate number: 785e - EN1366-8
Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme
Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme
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Considerate Constructors Registration no: C2107
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Federation of Environmental Trade Associations Membership no: 1221
iso 45001
Assessed to ISO 45001:2019
ISO 27001
Assessed to ISO 27001:2013
ISO 14001:2004
Assessed to ISO 14001:2004
ISO 9001 2015
Assessed to ISO 9001:2015