News

December 2, 2019

St Richard’s new AHU Planning Application

The new air handling unit (AHU) works are submitted to Planning. The new AHUs will be located on the West Block roof and will serve the maternity and opthalmology departments.

ESNT Conquest Hospital heating pump replacement

We recently completed the design for the replacement of heating pumps in the Conquest Hospital’s five plantrooms. The AMA Tender design package included Revit 3D visualisations and renders.

November 18, 2019

Electrical Engineer Vacancy

AMA are a team of qualified engineers and technologists specialising in mechanical, electrical, public health (MEP) engineering services and building physics of the built environment. Our portfolio of work includes clients from healthcare, education and commercial sectors.

Job description

Reporting directly to the Electrical Director, your role will be to carry out electrical design, including lighting, LV supply, small power distribution, earthing, fire and voice alarm systems, telecommunication services, low current and extra low voltage services, automatic controls, BMS as well as other related electrical utility systems and to:

  • Liaise with client and design team members
  • Manage and ensure compliance with design and QA procedures
  • Mark-up drawings to send to CAD department for issue
  • Undertake surveys, preparation of reports, drawings and specifications
  • Provide technical advice / assistance to queries raised by the project teams, and assist with the re-engineering of pre-designed contracts
  • Monitoring installlations on site to ensure that installation satisfies design intent, and / or to brief the departmental technical services section in the undertaking of their responsibilities

Qualifications

HNC/HND in Building Services Engineering as an absolute minimum. 5+ years’ experience in the design of electrical building services. Competent use of Amtech, Dialux, Autocad and Revit. Highly organised with a logical and disciplined approach to deadlines. Excellent written skills for specification/ report writing.

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary, company pensions scheme and an excellent working environment with opportunities for training and career development. Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. AMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the safety and wellbeing of all.

Please email your cv to Vanessa@amaconsult.co.uk

October 24, 2019

Duncan House is completed

Duncan House in London is completed and students have moved in. AMA designed the mechanical services, including heating and domestic hot and cold water services for this new 33 floor student accommodation block. The heating plant design, include central gas fired CHP and boilers.

September 23, 2019

Feasibility Study for the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice

AMA have completed a feasibility study on the replacement of the existing heating system at the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice. We were employed by BAQUS Construction & Property Consultancy, who carried out a wider feasibility study on the building.

September 18, 2019

A day at Goodwood Races

AMA enjoy a day at Goodwood for horse racing. We were treated to a behind the scenes tour by jockey David Crosse, including a trip down to the start line and some top tips on the running horses.

September 2, 2019

Welcome Sonny!

AMA welcome Sonny Daluz. Sonny did a work experience week at AMA last summer and we are now happy to welcome him back as a Building Services Engineering Apprentice. Sonny will be studying at East Surrey College for his four year National Vocational Qualification (NVQ) work based way of learning.

August 16, 2019

Josh’s work experience

Josh Couchman, a third year Mechanical Engineering student at University of Bristol has been at AMA for a work experince week. Josh has assited with mechanical design calculations, schemcatics and learnt the basics of software packages Revit and IES. We wish Josh all the best with his future studies.

August 5, 2019

Welcome Jenny!

AMA welcome Jenny McGuill, who fills the role of a Chartered Senior Mechanical Design Engineer who also has knowledge of Electrical Engineering. Jenny has come to us from another multi disciplinary practice where she gained several years of experience. Prior to coming to Brighton, Jenny lived in Ireland where she obtained her Engineering Degree.