Mechanical and electrical engineering

Mechanical and electrical engineering

Expert knowledge and unparalleled delivery are the vital sparks that keep Balfour Beatty at the forefront of mechanical and electrical engineering.

We focus on providing outstanding mechanical and electrical solutions throughout the UK building market, with an emphasis on environmentally efficient technology. From the commercial, education, power and accommodation sectors to health, water, transport, defence and custodial, we provide market leading services.

Whether it's upgrading a railway network, constructing a new power station or creating a modern school or hospital, we provide the power and technology that helps thousands of people go about their everyday lives.

Building services

Leading the industry

With unrivalled experience and expertise, our highly talented workforce offers the most comprehensive range of mechanical and electrical skills available. And with offices throughout the UK and the resources of an international construction and engineering group behind us, we can provide a complete service to all our customers.

Work with us and you'll benefit from a service which includes integrated design, commissioning and installation, as well as our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, Modular Systems +.

Off-site manufacture saves time, reduces waste and benefits site safety. Modular Systems + offers customers increased efficiency and valuable cost savings too. It's also easily delivered and installed, cutting down on site storage problems.

Major mechanical, electrical and instrumentation

Delivering complex solutions

Balfour Beatty provides mechanical and electrical construction for large projects in highly regulated industries such as nuclear, rail, petrochemical, power and pharmaceutical. 

Our major mechanical capability, supported by our off-site manufacturing facilities, facilitates the delivery of large, complex, high pressure fabricated piping systems.

We've delivered one of the largest on-shore wind farms in Europe, have long-standing relationships with Sizewell B and Sellafield power stations, and provide mechanical and electrical services for the A3 Hindhead Tunnel project and containment and cabling services on the modules for the Queen Elizabeth class aircraft carriers.