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  • Utilities

    At Capita PROjEN, our skills and expertise in the Utilities sector is wide ranging and we are routinely involved in the design, operation and maintenance of major schemes in this sector.

    We undertake the following:

    Project Development – we are responsible for the design and build of major infrastructure projects and we work with a variety of clients to develop their schemes. From start to finish we ensure that the projects run smoothly and are fully delivered to the Client’s satisfaction.

    Project Delivery – we have helped our clients to deliver some of the most challenging and complex public and private sector projects in recent years, we are typically involved throughout the whole project lifecycle, from early planning to final completion and beneficial operation.

    Surveying – We design major Civil Engineering Schemes and deliver world class infrastructure projects for major businesses including National Grid, Scotland Gas Networks, Northern Gas Networks and many more. We have produced over 50,000 drawings for a National Grid survey project and have surveyed over 15,000km, of gas mains across the UK network.

    We specifically operate in the following Utilities sub sectors;


    We are a major player in the utilities and pipeline industry offering a single source solution for some of the leading companies within the UK gas industry. We provide specialist gas pipeline and infrastructure design and consultancy services, supported by our multidisciplinary engineering capability.

    We deliver detailed design for cross country pipelines, diversions, offtakes and AGI’s at all pressures and also carry out all of the associated project and cost management, construction management, quantity surveying, and specialist project services to ensure that the project is delivered within budget and on time.

    Key services include project and construction management, feasibility, conceptual & detailed design studies, surveys and environmental impact assessments, detailed multidisciplinary design and engineering, safety studies (including HAZOP and Layout reviews), technical approvals and appraisals, process commissioning, data capture, Mains Risk Prioritisation System surveying services (MRPS), CAD Drawings and Line walking services.

    We are also able to map out your entire infrastructure, create a robust set of drawings, develop your own maintenance schedules and ensure that peak production can be maintained at all times. We have highly trained engineers that deploy the appropriate resources for the projects and conduct only the tasks required for compliance.

    In addition, we can provide Pipe Stress Analysis and have the capability to survey and conduct all pipe support repairs, and modifications as well as civil and plinth requirements, we are also able to complete entire system overhauls.

    Key differentiators

    • 11 separate National Grid Frameworks – value c £25m
    • UKD, UKT and NGM
    • SGN and NGN framework contracts
    • Proven track record of innovation.

    Gas Legislation

    We have the expertise to ensure that you are able to obtain and maintain your compliance with current legislation, and that the relevant statutory provisions are complied with across any operations that you undertake in the gas sector. We have extensive knowledge of all of the key legislation and international standards required including IGEM, API and ASME.



    Operations & Maintenance Services

    Our Operations and Maintenance department offer a first class service to the leading utility infrastructure companies across their UK asset base. We have been established in the North West for over 10 years delivering a diverse range of gas metering works and have a dedicated team of highly trained engineers. We are well established in this field and have continued to build on on our relationship with National Grid Metering and National Grid UKD along with other meter operators and individual customers.

    We offer a range of services including; asset management, governor maintenance, electrical and instrumentation installation services to companies that have maintainable assets, including, Network Operators, Power Station Operators, Gas OEM companies, Industrial Gas Consumers and Gas Storage companies. We also provide installation, commissioning and maintenance services to companies that have critical maintainable assets that provide a 24/7 service to their customers.

    Our highly trained and experienced workforce is located throughout the UK at strategic locations allowing us to give local support to utility sites. All teams are equipped with modern purpose built vehicles fitted out as mobile workshops which include all tools, PPE and consumables.

    All of our engineers have the necessary skills required to carry out all activities required to deliver anything from complex installations to small meter replacement works. We also have a warehousing facility to store all necessary components to support any job, all controlled by our SAP process. With continued development of our unique NOMAD (Navigation, Operation, Materials and Development) system, which has been designed to facilitate the requirements of the industry, we lead the way in Operations and Maintenance solutions to the gas industry.

    We also carry out the design and installation of electrical and instrumentation systems associated with plant modifications, extensions and new build projects. Our COMPEX trained installation teams are fully experienced in working within Industrial and Chemical Process Plants, including hazardous area installation work.

    Our workforce is able to carry out the following activities:

    • PSSR inspections
    • Domestic service governor replacements
    • Supply of turnkey PRS design & builds
    • Assistance with contingency plans
    • Routine & non-routine maintenance
    • Asset records management
    • G17 Appraisals
    • Writing of business cases, safety cases and technical IOM instructions
    • Fault diagnosis, rectification
    • Installation, commissioning & maintenance of PMAC
    • Installation and maintenance of gas conditioning systems
    • Complete leakage management projects
    • Transmission & distribution governor station modifications
    • Maintenance or demolition of LP gas holders
    • Installation & maintenance of LPG or LNG equipment
    • Maintenance of telemetry & electronic control systems
    • Boiler maintenance/Water bath heater maintenance/Water Sampling
    • Emergency callout.




    We have provided services into the water sector over a number of years, offering a broad cross section of services from engineering design, waste water treatment, sewage treatment plants, sludge treatment through to commercial and procurement support.

    We provide design nationally and internationally for sewerage treatment plants, sludge handling, odour control plant and large scale water transfer schemes. We are committed to the delivery of schemes in a safe, innovative, efficient, sustainable and cost effective manner.

    For a more detailed overview, please refer to our waste water treatment service offering on our ‘Energy and Environmental’ market sector page.