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Established in 1979, Shield are specialist technical contractors, working across a range of sectors all over the UK.

Our diverse capabilities enable us to complete works for multiple aspects of construction, engineering and refurbishment projects. We offer a comprehensive, integrated package for specialist construction works as well as, support and enabling works to complement contractors or individual services.

Our expertise covers Asbestos Surveying & Consultancy, removal of all types of licensed and non-licensed Asbestos materials, provision of licensed Scaffolding structures, Insulation installation, Mechanical & Electrical services, and supply and installation of a wide range of Fire Safety and Security solutions. Our specialist services are adapted for the marine industry, and we work within the industry safety standards to maintain and develop the vessel’s efficiency whilst protecting passengers and employees.

As both subcontractors and principal contractors, we are flexible and can tailor our support to the needs of our customers. We can design, project manage and recommend products that meet your requirements, or we carry out tasks to fit in with your plans. We project manage each site, be it new or refurbishment, and create the facilities required for each site to be fully functioning and efficient. Each project is assigned to an experienced Project Manager, responsible for designing cost-effective and efficient solutions while delivering the best quality of work and customer satisfaction.

Our accreditations, memberships and awards are a formal recognition from industry regulatory bodies and a testament to our focus on Health & Safety.

Shield operates from 12 locations around the UK and comprises a diverse range of personnel with broad skills and experience. Our employees include operatives, supervisors, administrators, auditors, engineers, technicians, contract managers, branch managers and account managers.

Our Board of Directors is committed to nurturing the business that began in 1979. We consistently improve our processes and standards, keeping us at the forefront of the industry, and our focus on our people and relationships forms the foundation and principles of the company.

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