Author: Phil Wantling

I'm the marketing guy here at Aimteq. I designed and built this site and i'm responsible for all Aimteq collateral and materials. If you need any help with the site or any content, just give me a shout.
Aimteq Engineer Recognised for Community First Responder Work

Chris Lamb with Chief Executive of South West Ambulance Service, Ken Wenman

Aimteq Engineer Recognised for Community First Responder Work

Dorset engineer recognised for volunteer work.We’re extremely proud to share that a member of our team, Chris Lamb and his teammates have been recognised as the best Community First Responder (CFR) team for the area of Dorset. The award was presented to Chris...
The ROC – new brand, new services, new decor

The refurb in the ROC is well underway. Carpet tiles and livery going on today.

The ROC – new brand, new services, new decor

Goodbye Magnolia…Exciting times this week at Aimteq, and in our Remote Operations Centre (ROC) in particular. For those that don’t know, we’ve been undergoing a bit of a re-brand and refurb of our bureau (now called the ROC) and the services...
TransPennine Express Case Study

TransPennine Express Case Study - Now Available!

TransPennine Express Case Study

Wireless BMS system helps TransPennine Express cut energy use at their train stations. Hurrah, our latest case study is finally online and available for download. It details the retrofit work we’ve been carrying out for train operator, TransPennine Express, at...
Boots store legacy BMS System to Niagara 4 Upgrade

Boots Glasgow, before our upgrade to Niagara 4

Boots store legacy BMS System to Niagara 4 Upgrade

Everybody loves a BMS upgrade Hurrah – everybody loves an upgrade. Whether it’s an upgrade to your phone, a better seat on a plane, or a better room in a hotel. In this instance, we’ve upgraded an old legacy BMS system to a shiny new Niagara 4...
Aimteq win Royal Grammar School Worcester Siemens BMS project

We're completing a new project for Royal Grammar School, Worcester, using Siemens PC Web.

Aimteq win Royal Grammar School Worcester Siemens BMS project

Aimteq win Siemens BMS System Contract. We’ve won the contract to install a new Siemens PC Web BMS system at Royal Grammar School (RGS) Worcester’s Godfrey Brown Theatre as part of a planned upgrade. RGS didn’t want a static terminal on-site, but...
Bury College Engineering Careers Day

On the lookout for new apprentices at Bury College's engineering careers day

Bury College Engineering Careers Day

How awesome is careers day these days? It’s been 17 years since I’ve been to a careers day. Indeed, ‘careers’ at my old school involved inputting some likes and dislikes into a computer running a program called Kudos. Eventually, after a...
Welcome to the new aimteq.co.uk

Come in, have a look round, make yourself at home.

Welcome to the new aimteq.co.uk

Yes, we’ve changed our website a couple of times over the last couple of years. Yes it’s been hard work…and yes, we’re finally getting to the point where the site does some form of justice to the awesome work that the staff within the business carry out on a daily basis. We do some mega-cool things each and every day, whether it’s staff in the ROC dialling into sites to perform some energy optimisation tasks, or the development of our Data Centre BMS platform, all the really cool and useful stuff we do now has a place.

Aimteq take on Born Survivor 2017

Aimteq Warriors at the finish line of Born Survivor 217

Aimteq take on Born Survivor 2017

Over the weekend 21 staff from Aimteq HQ took the Born Survivor at Capesthorne Hall in Macclesfield. The event is a military-inspired muddy obstacle course, set over 10 kilometres, with countless ditches full of mud, things to jump over, crawl under, and in some cases...
We’re one of the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2017

The London Stock Exchange's 2017 edition of their 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain...guess who's in it...

We’re one of the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2017

Great news here at Aimteq HQ over the last couple of days. We’re officially in the London Stock Exchange Group’s top 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2017. The annual report is now in it’s fourth edition, and is aimed at identifying the UK’s...
Energyst Director’s Report

We take a quick skim through the Energyst's annual Director's Report

Energyst Director’s Report

Businesses should brace themselves for two years of volatile energy costs, says report The latest industry insight, courtesy of the Energyst, hints uncertain electricity costs and strategies to mitigate them remain a huge challenge. Future price concerns are a risk...
Industry Insight – February

Our take on what's going on in the energy industry this February . Sneak peak - quite a bit on Brexit.

Industry Insight – February

Ongoing Brexit fears continue to hit clean tech A recent appeal, arguing that the UK needs a ‘green guarantee’ to protect its environment after Brexit, has been launched by Green Party MP Caroline Lucas. More than 1,100 European Union environmental laws, ranging from...
Trump – what does it mean for energy?

Big Don has gone and won it. Who knew. But what does it mean for energy and the rest of the world?

Trump – what does it mean for energy?

As Donald Trump takes the helm in the US, what does this mean for global and local commitments to carbon reduction and energy management? The inauguration of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States took place on Friday, January 20, 2017, on the West...
Aimteq and npower sign demand side response partnership

That's right, we've formed an epic team-up, between us, npower and the guys at WEMS. It's gonna be awesome.

Aimteq and npower sign demand side response partnership

Energy service provider npower, has formed a strategic partnership with Stockport-based business Aimteq, to deliver an integrated demand side response (DSR) platform to their business customers. As part of the partnership npower will use WEMS hardware and software...

Edie Responsible Retail Conference

We’re exhibiting at the Edie Responsible Retail Conference on 21st September 2016. The conference is the only event to equip retailers with the diverse tools needed to realise the commercial, social and environmental benefits of a sustainable retail model. Venue...
The value of a BMS maintenance contract

BEMS maintenance contracts can be a lifesaver, we point out why.

The value of a BMS maintenance contract

Did you know, simple BMS maintenance could have a massive impact on your business, and your profits? We understand that having your BMS serviced is a bit like paying for car tyres…nobody really wants to do it.  But just as tyres are essential to your safety, BMS...
Industry Insight – July

The energy news for July - plus the obligatory Brexit stuff.

Industry Insight – July

With Brexit has come the biggest UK political change for generations. What does it mean for green business? UK votes to leave EU For once, there can scarcely be anyone in the UK unaware of the top story; the UK has voted to leave the EU. At this stage, it is difficult...
Industry Insight – June

June's energy news...and more on Brexit.

Industry Insight – June

As the Brexit vote approaches, what news, views and opinions are polarising debate? Here’s our latest digest on the key points. Could Brexit harm UK energy policy? As heavyweight contributions across the Brexit debate roll in, Chatham House has played its card....
Industry Insight – May

May's biggest and best energy stories.

Industry Insight – May

Can renewables and efficiency supercharge UK industry? The Financial Times (FT) argues that Britain has quietly become a star in the world of green power. It writes that a record 25% of electricity generated last year came from wind farms, solar panels and other...
Industry Insight – April

April's energy news round-up. Including a bit on the French-funded, Chinese built (cos that's a great idea) Hinkley Point.

Industry Insight – April

Challenges for UK industry As Tata Steel’s Port Talbot plant faces closure, recent industry news is focusing on the challenges for UK manufacturing. To date, more than 120,000 people have signed Jeremy Corbyn’s petition calling for Parliament to be...
Budget 2016 – What does it mean for energy?

It's budget time again. What does the tatty red briefcase have in store for energy this year?

Budget 2016 – What does it mean for energy?

In this crucial overview of energy trends, we examine how George Osborne’s Budget opens the path to a new UK energy and carbon taxation framework Single reporting framework on energy efficiency and carbon taxes is coming In his Budget, George Osborne has begun...
Top insight into the industry news for February 2016

Boom. All the energy news from February coming your way.

Top insight into the industry news for February 2016

DECC announces 5 year plan DECC has outlined how both DECC and DEFRA will spend their annual budgets, of £3.3bn and £2bn respectively in 2015/16. According to EDIE, Amber Rudd’s department will, “Ensure the UK has a secure and resilient energy system,” by driving a...
EMEX London – Stand B24

We promise, there were more people there, not just Simon and Jonathan.

EMEX London – Stand B24

We’re visiting EMEX for the first time this year. The event takes place on 11th & 12th November and is the only show endorsed by the Energy Manager’s Association (EMA). Following the success of its first year in 2014, the EMA and Lord Redesdale are...
A newer Aimteq…

Yep, it's new website time...again.

A newer Aimteq…

It’s fantastic to see the new Aimteq website go live. Bringing together the solutions/project delivery side of the Wireless Energy Management International (WEMS)  business (now called Aimteq Solutions) and Aimteq Energy Management business under one roof has created...