Electrical services provided by MDS Electrical Contracting Ltd:

MDS Electrical provides a range of electrical services across the south east of England to the private, commercial and public sectors. We specialise in planned maintenance contracts, periodic scheduled testing, and can provide site-based maintenance engineers if required. We are happy to quote on any type of work, including:

Design & build:

Electrical design and build services.Our design and build electrical service with CAD generated drawings will provide you with innovative and cost effective solutions tailored to your specific requirements. We have a comprehensive indemnity insurance policy to give you peace of mind when choosing our company for your project.


New installations:

Electrical installation services.MDS Electrical's installation department are experienced in delivering complete electrical projects in full compliance with BS7671:2008 17th Edition Wiring Regulations. Our long association and accreditation with the NICEIC gives confidence in our ability to provide installations of the highest quality.

Our buyer and sales representative has a reputation within the electrical wholesaling business for securing competitive prices for our purchasing department, whether it be for distribution equipment, light fittings or accessories and cables, he ensures the procurement of quality goods at the lowest price. Together with our highly qualified installation team we deliver projects on time and on budget.



Office refurbishments.MDS Electrical appreciate the importance of a fast turnaround in office refurbishments. We are able to work to demanding programmes and co-ordinate installations with all other trades to produce a high quality finish every time.

We are able to provide and install energy saving lighting control systems for commercial office schemes, and can advise on all aspects of commercial lighting and power systems.


Retail installations:

Retail shopfitting.Whether it be a new shop unit in a shopping mall or high street location, our on-site team are used to working within the demanding conditions of shopfitting. MDS Electrical have successfully provided the electrical installation for many high street and bespoke clients working with all aspects of display lighting including extra low voltage, LED, fluorescent and high intensity metal halide, and is well respected for their expertise in this field.


Fire detection systems:

Fire detection systems installation. All fire detection systems are designed and installed in full compliance with BS5839:Part 1(2002) and can be linked to auto dial Redcare monitored services.

MDS can provide and install all types of fire detection systems including: Conventional, Two Wire Conventional, Two Wire Intelligent, Addressable, Analogue Addressable and Radio Fire Systems.

We are able to carry out a full fire safety risk assessment of your building and help you decide what type of system would be most suitable or whether your existing system is adequate.


Emergency lighting:

Emergency lighting installation. Emergency lighting is a primary life safety system which is required to assist the occupants of a premises to evacuate in the event of an emergency. Emergency lighting can and does save lives.

MDS can assist you in deciding what is required in your building and advise on the type of emergency lighting best suited to your requirements: Central battery systems, Combined emergency fitting - Sustained type, Maintained emergency fitting or Non-maintained emergency fitting.

All emergency systems are designed and installed in accordance with BS5266:Part 1(2005).


Maintenance of fire detection and emergency lighting systems:

MDS Electrical offer a maintenance service for your fire detection and emergency lighting systems in accordance with BS5839:Part 1(2002) and BS5266:Part 1(2005) respectively, keeping your life safety systems at the ready and giving you peace of mind that in the case of an emergency your building can be safely evacuated.

By continually reviewing your life safety systems during our maintenance visits we can ensure they are kept up to date with building alterations and current statutory requirements.


IT structured wiring:

IT structured wiring installation.With IT being such an important part of every day life, we have perfected our skills at providing all that is required for a comprehensive Cat5 or Cat6 structured wiring system from hub to outlet.

MDS can also provide various wiring containment systems including multi-compartment skirting or dado trunking, cable basket and cable tray, as well as top quality comms cabinets, patch panels and management systems. We always use recognised branded cable throughout.


UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply):

UPS installation.To compliment and support your IT systems we can provide top quality reliable UPS equipment. This will provide voltage stability to an electrical system under ever increasing demand, and back-up power in the event of a power failure, giving you time to save that all important information.


Access & security systems:

Access and security electrical installations.When security is such an important part of life in an ever changing world, we can provide access and security systems to meet your every need, from basic keypad entry systems to biometric (fingerprint recognition) systems.

To protect your business from unauthorised access we can provide security systems consisting of the latest technology combining sensitive detection and CCTV equipment, which can be linked to auto-dialing BT Redcare support.


Static site based maintenance:

Site based electrical maintenance services.MDS Electrical are able to provide you with highly skilled personnel to maintain your electrical installation in good condition at competitive rates, avoiding costly downtime and call out charges.


Planned maintenance:

Planned electrical maintenance services.Planned maintenance is a cost effective way of budgeting for the up keep of your electrical installation and avoiding unexpected bills. We can provide a maintenance plan to suit your installation and equipment.


Reactive breakdown service:

Reactive electrical breakdown services.Our team of highly skilled electricians can react to urgent call outs and get your installation up and running usually within hours on the same day. We utilise a national network of independent wholesalers, so that if we don't have the necessary spare parts on our van then we never have to travel far to obtain them.


Periodic testing:

Periodic electrical testing services.Periodic fixed wire inspection and testing is essential to keep your electrical installation in full compliance with BS7671:2008 IEE Wiring Regulations and the HSE "Electricity at Work" Regulations. We can provide this service as a one-off procedure, or for larger installations we can offer a 5 year planned maintenance programme which will enable you to spread the cost whilst still keeping your installations in full compliance with the regulations.


Portable Appliance Testing (PAT):

Electrical PAT Testing services.It is important to keep your portable appliances in safe working order. They are subject to damage and should be regularly tested. Our service is carried out by experienced technicians using the latest technology in test equipment, with the minimum inconvenience to the user.