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Dennis & Marwoods New Unit

Monday, 4th September 2017
Dennis & Marwoods New Unit

GRS have recently completed works on Dennis & Marwoods new premises located on Richmond Road, Fairfield Industrial Estate, Louth. As part of these works full electrical facilities were installed including power, lighting, and fire alarm. The lighting consisted of modern energy efficient LED panels and bulkhead light fittings along with new workshop and warehouse lighting. This new purpose built facility is ideally situated for Dennis and Marwood, allowing them easy access to suppliers and the local area infrastructure, with the industrial …



28-30 Mercer Row - Louth

Friday, 18th August 2017
28-30 Mercer Row - Louth

GRS have recently completed works on a local project at 28-30 Mercer Row in Louth town centre for longstanding customer Rodden and Cooper. The main elements of this project involved the installation of electrical facilities to 3no apartments comprising, power, lighting, fire alarm and electrical heating. In addition electrical services to the landlords area have been installed along with the installation of fire alarm and door access systems to the first and second floor apartments. This also included new landlord supplies for the ground f …



New Oxford House - Grimsby

Friday, 4th August 2017
New Oxford House - Grimsby

GRS are pleased to be working with John Martin-Hoyes on the renovation works at New Oxford House, located centrally in Grimsby Town Centre. North East Lincolnshire Council partners Engie are to relocate into the building, the former home of solicitors Wilkin Chapman, from the company’s current Europarc location. This project is set to provide a positive influence on the town centres economy as the company’s 170 employees complete their move into the newly-refurbished offices next spring.Renovations include extensive remodellin …



Skipsea Social Club

Saturday, 29th July 2017
Skipsea Social Club

This project for Havercroft Construction Ltd will see the build of a new social club, replacing the existing dilapidated facilities within the town which is currently located in an area affected by heavy coastal erosion. GRS will be installing new lighting, power, Security, Photovoltaic & Voice & Data systems at the new premises. A key part of the new build is the installation of LED Stage Lighting and a Public Address/Music System, thus enabling the social club to stage events utilising its entertainment suite, bar and games room. …



Mareham Le Fen Village Hall

Friday, 30th June 2017
Mareham Le Fen Village Hall

GRS have been appointed by Taylor Pearson Construction on the new village hall development at Mareham Le Fen. The funding for this project has been raised through donations and by local villagers closely working with, The Big Lottery’s Reaching Communities Building Programme. This new building will comprise a large main hall for local events to take place in, a meeting room and kitchen facilities. …



Minerva Building - 2nd Floor Psychology Area Upgrade

Wednesday, 28th June 2017
Minerva Building - 2nd Floor Psychology Area Upgrade

GRS will again be working for GF Tomlinson on phase 2 of the Minerva Building floor plate refurbishment for the University of Lincoln. Following on from last year’s successful reworking of the old Estates Office, the Psychology Department is now also undergoing a refit. This development will reconfigure the area to provide multiple new teaching rooms and an open plan social learning space with a small number of cellular offices and kitchenette. GRS will be installing new electrical services including lighting, power, fire alarm and d …



Petwood Oaks

Monday, 26th June 2017
Petwood Oaks

GRS are pleased to be working for long standing customer Taylor Pearson on the Petwood Oaks project. Situated within beautifully landscaped grounds, Petwood Oaks is an exclusive eight-house development inspired by modern-village living . GRS will be installing full electrical services for these dwellings, with the first phase scheduled to be completed by December 2017 and the second phase by December 2018. …



Bridge House

Friday, 23rd June 2017
Bridge House

GRS will once again be working on the University of Lincoln Campus, for GF Tomlinson builders, on the Bridge House Refurbishment and Life Extension Project. Bridge House was initially erected in 2001, with an intended life span of five years. Since then it has undergone various alterations to meets changing requirements. Refurbishment and Life Extension works involve minor building layout modifications and the creation of a ‘Moot Court’ on the first floor, this facility will enable law students to take part in simulated court pr …



Aldi Cottingham

Thursday, 22nd June 2017
Aldi Cottingham

GRS are pleased to once again be working with Jessops Construction on one of their new Aldi Sites. This new site in Cottingham will be based on the former Needler Hall University Campus, and is set to create over 50 new jobs for the local area. GRS will be installing external lighting facilities for the Aldi Car Park and immediate Residential area. …



WIRTGEN

Wednesday, 21st June 2017
WIRTGEN

GRS are pleased to have been appointed as the electrical contractor for this new build project on behalf of the Wirtgen Group. The new site at Winthorpe, Newark will consist of a three storey building for vehicle/plant servicing including a repair workshop, offices, storage facilities, and a sales display area. This project is one of a number of current and historical projects undertaken by GRS for the Lindum Group and continues to strengthen our long standing working relationship. The Wirtgen Group are an international company, who ar …



Westcliffe Regeneration Scheme

Monday, 20th March 2017
Westcliffe Regeneration Scheme

GRS are pleased to be working on phase one of the Westcliffe Regeneration Project. The Westcliffe neighbourhood is one of the poorest neighbourhoods in North Lincolnshire. The estate received some notoriety through its exposure on the television programme “Skint”.  As a result North Lincolnshire Council have granted permission for an overall regeneration plan worth £9m to improve and revive this area. Phase One of the project includes working on a Wellbeing and Enterprise Community Hub, which will house a …



Welton William Farr - C of E Comprehensive School

Thursday, 16th February 2017
Welton William Farr - C of E Comprehensive School

GRS are pleased to have been appointed by John Martin-Hoyes Limited to carry out all electrical installation works at Welton William Farr C of E Comprehensive School. The schools new two storey link extension aims to provide additional teaching space and office facilities to an ever expanding site. This project will entail the installation of new LED lighting, power, data and heating facilities. Additional fire and intruder alarm equipment will also be incorporated into the existing systems to cover the new areas. …



Air Training Core, Alvaston - Derby

Monday, 6th February 2017
Air Training Core, Alvaston - Derby

The project for John Martin Hoyes Ltd consists of a new build Royal Air Force cadets classroom and Parade building at their existing Alvaston site off Curzon Lane (126 city of Derby). The scheme will comprise a new two storey building to provide offices, lecture rooms, training hall, servery, storage facilities and toilets for the cadets. Post contract the existing Aaron building is to be refurbished into store and changing areas.   …



Aldi - Burgh Road Skegness

Tuesday, 31st January 2017
Aldi - Burgh Road Skegness

GRS are pleased to have been entrusted by Jessops Construction Ltd to carry out external lighting facility installations at another newly constructed Aldi Supermarket. This new development is slightly closer to home, with work taking place at the previous home of Skegness Town FC on Burgh Road. This Site remained dormant for several months whilst the football club was relocated but has since rapidly picked up pace. This new retail park will offer local residents exciting new facilities and job opportunity's as Home Bargains and a Marston&rsqu …



Timmins Engineering

Friday, 27th January 2017
Timmins Engineering

GRS will be carrying out the electrical works for Timmins Engineering & Construction on the build of their new Headquarters at Caenby Hall Business Park, on the A15. Timmins Engineering and Construction manufacture steel buildings, with the family business providing design and build solutions for farmers and industrial companies. Currently based at Sturton-by-Stow, this move to new facilities will allow the company to expand and create new job opportunities. This project includes the installation of new LED lighting, power facilities, and …



ONE THE BRAYFORD

Friday, 20th January 2017
ONE THE BRAYFORD

GRS have been appointed to complete works on the prestigious One the Brayford redevelopment in Lincoln for Jackson and Jackson Developments. This project aims to redevelop part of the Brayford that has become disused and out of date amongst the rapid growth of the Brayford and University quarter.  This redevelopment of the old Mouchel and Viking House buildings will showcase an impressive aesthetically pleasing focal point within the Brayford area, providing new residential and commercial facilities as part of a £20 million redevelo …



Brayford Plastics

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017
Brayford Plastics

This project for Lindum BMS sees the construction of 2 large factory extensions to form much needed storage space for an ever expanding local manufacturing company. Brayford Plastics based near Lincoln manufactures a wide range of high quality printed bags and reel products for just about every application and has one of the most advanced production facilities in Britain. Full electrical fit out works within both extensions are due to commence in February 2017. …



National Golf Academy - Woodhall Spa

Tuesday, 6th December 2016
National Golf Academy - Woodhall Spa

Working alongside Taylor Pearson, this project is set to run for 3 months with first fix works due to commence during December. The electrical installation consists of general power, lighting, electric heating and the relocation of existing consumer units. …



Ragdale Hall - Melton Mowbray

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016
Ragdale Hall - Melton Mowbray

Ragdale Hall, located in the rolling Leicestershire countryside, combines state-of-the-art facilities with the charm of traditional Victorian architecture to create one of the most luxurious and relaxing health spas in the country. GRS are thrilled to be once again working with Taylor Pearson. The Ragdale Hall project will see the construction of a new Pool and Relaxation Lounge to be  located on the top of the existing exercise pool. Together with ancillary space including a new changing area and single storey extension to the side of th …



64 Newland - Lincoln

Wednesday, 16th November 2016
64 Newland - Lincoln

This project for Taylor Pearson sees the construction of 12Nr new build apartments & the fitting out of a listed building to form 11Nr new apartments at 64 Newland – Lincoln. The existing grade II listed building sits adjacent Lincolns largest ever roman burial discovery where 23 skeletons were exhumed in December 2015. A heritage impact assessment accompanying the latest planning application indicated more skeletons could be uncovered during the construction of the new housing scheme. …



DPD - Howden

Wednesday, 9th November 2016
DPD - Howden

GRS Electrical Services recently finished work on the new distribution centre for DPD. The £4m development sits on a 4.5 acre site and includes a distribution warehouse, 6,716sqft of office space, 59 van and HGV trailer parking spaces and 60 car parking spaces. Once fully operational the facility will be able process up to 20,000 packages a day for delivery to residential and business addresses within a 50 mile radius. GRS installed Small Power, LED lighting and Distribution systems within the main warehouse and office areas. Provision …



Skegness Town FC

Wednesday, 2nd November 2016
Skegness Town FC

GRS recently completed works on the relocation of Skegness Town FC from their existing Burgh road location to their new site at Wainfleet road. The new site incorporates two new pitches, stadium, social club and a new community all-weather 3G pitch.GRS installed electrical facilities in the new clubhouse, an external lighting system for the new football pitches to ensure adequate luminance for teams playing, and also a public address system designed to serve the unique requirements of a football club.This is a high profile sporting facility for …



It's a Knockout 2016

Sunday, 7th August 2016
It

GRS Electrical proudly took part in the charity fundraising event 'It's a Knockout' in Cleethorpes earlier today and managed to raise a fantastic £1192.00 for the NSPCC and other local charity's. A huge thankyou to everyone that sponsored us!!! …



DPD Howden

Wednesday, 3rd August 2016
DPD Howden

GRS are soon to start work on a project for new client Hobson & Porter, DPD’s new warehouse and offices in Howden Yorkshire. The project consists of LED lighting ,small power and a full fire alarm system to the main warehouse on a tray system and in the Office area, lighting ,small power, fire alarm and access control installed on a basket system. …



2K Polymers

Thursday, 28th July 2016
2K Polymers

This is the second project we have secured with Vaughandale Construction and involves firstly the refurbishment of existing space to form additional offices within the existing premises which will be undertaken June/July 2016. The second phase will involve the electrical installation of a two storey new build office block which is set to commence in in the third quarter of the year. …



New Teaching Spaces Lincoln Uni

Friday, 22nd July 2016
New Teaching Spaces Lincoln Uni

This project involves the refurbishment of various Teaching spaces throughout the campus that will keep our engineers busy right through the summer months. The Second Floor North West Teaching Space located within the Minerva Building is the area we will mainly be working in and involves the installation of new Lighting, Small Power, Fire Alarm, Containment and Mechanical Supply Units. GRS continue to have a good working relationship with the University, and as their confidence in us has grown over the years, so has the demand for our exper …



Stamford High School for Girls

Friday, 15th July 2016
Stamford High School for Girls

GRS are pleased to have been appointed by new client Orchard Building Contractors to undertake all electrical works relating to the refurbishment of the existing dilapidated Dining Room during the summer holidays.  As a result of this, GRS have also secured the Kitchen refurbishment works next summer.   …



Jacksons Bakery Offices

Saturday, 9th July 2016
Jacksons Bakery Offices

Following the recent successful completion of the Trinity Street project, GRS are pleased to have been awarded the contract to upgrade the existing office facility. This will be our first project for a new client, TSL Projects which will consist of a new fully contained wiring system, New LED lighting, fire alarms, PA system and security systems. The project is due for completion in September. …



Kenwick Park

Friday, 1st July 2016
Kenwick Park

The long awaited unveiling of the brand new Spa and leisure facility at Kenwick park took place earlier this month. The doors have been opened to the general public, who thus far seem overwhelmed to have such an amazing complex in the Louth Area. The new building boasts state of the art facilities, including a dramatic pool hall which takes its inspiration from the original, enhanced changing facilities, a gymnasium, an exercise studio and a new spa complex. Although there were several complex obstacles to overcome along the way which inclu …



Audley Mote Park

Saturday, 16th April 2016
Audley Mote Park

Situated in the 450-acre splendour of Mote Park, with its magnificent woodland and a 30-acre lake, Audley Mote Retirement Village is a luxury development of 99 cottages and apartments near the village of Bearsted, just a short drive from Maidstone Town Centre. GRS Electrical Services Ltd are pleased to have been appointed by Jessops Construction Ltd as Electrical Contractor to carry out all electrical installation works to the final phases of the redevelopment which includes, the Grade II* listed Georgian Stable Block & Kitchen Block. …



Bulwell Army Reserve

Friday, 8th April 2016
Bulwell Army Reserve

The Bulwell Army Reserve centre in Nottingham is yet another contract for JMH whom we have developed a very close working relationship with over the last few years. The project involves the creation of a new Army Gym facility utilising several old storage units. …



The Unicorns Head - Nottingham

Monday, 4th April 2016
The Unicorns Head - Nottingham

GRS electrical have been awarded the contract to rewire The Unicorns Head at Langar working for Taylor Pearson Construction. The public house was badly damaged by fire last September and is a listed building that was built initially as a coaching Inn way back in 1717. Major works are now well underway to restore the building to its former glory.   …



Jacksons Bakery - Trinity Street

Saturday, 16th January 2016
Jacksons Bakery - Trinity Street

Following the successful completion of the Jacksons Bakery Project earlier this year, we are pleased to have been appointed by Lindum Construction for the phase 3 works at Trinity Street. The project comprises of the refurbishment of the existing bakery to include new process machine supplies, central battery emergency lighting system, and LED lighting upgrades. The project commenced in January, with completion scheduled for early April. …



PieMinister

Monday, 11th January 2016
PieMinister

The PieMinister chain of restaurants is a national company who specialise in providing, (yes you guessed it) pies! Their latest restaurant will open in February in the centre of Nottingham and GRS are pleased to be providing the electrical design and installation.  …



North Sea Observatory

Friday, 8th January 2016
North Sea Observatory

GRS are pleased to have been appointed by Gelder as the main electrical contractor to deliver the £1.7m Coastal Observatory building for Lincolnshire County Council at Chapel St Leonards. The visitor centre and North Sea Observatory are expected to support more than 50 local jobs.It is also hoped they will extend the traditional tourist season, helping to attract more people to the area and boost its economy by incorporating an art space supported by Arts Council England, café and public toilets. Works are expected to commenc …



St James Church 'Light it Purple' for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness

Thursday, 5th November 2015
St James Church

St James Church 'Light it Purple' for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness GRS where approached earlier this year to light up St James Church for Pancreatic Cancer. After several discussions with the local group and St James Church, the date was set for the big switch on which took place on Tuesday the 3rd of November and is set to last two weeks. GRS is thrilled to be able to help in promoting the awareness of Pancreatic Cancer.   …



It's a Knockout

Friday, 9th October 2015
It

GRS recently took part in the Humberston North Sea Lions “It’s a Knockout” fund raising event in aid of the NSPCC and local charities. The event based on the hugely successful 1970’s TV show consists of various team activities including inflatable obstacle courses and costume themed games. 32 teams in total took part in this event, which included teams made up of RAF personnel, Gym instructors and other contractors from across the region. After a gruelling day in the heat, GRS where amazed to be announced as joint 5th o …



Bush Tyres - Barton

Thursday, 8th October 2015
Bush Tyres - Barton

On the 1st of September Bush Tyres Launched their flag ship Barton Warehouse. Bush Tyres developed an existing property into a pioneering distribution centre that can store over 45,000 car tyres, and an extensive range of agriculture and commercial tyres. Bush Tyres utilised the skill and expertise of GRS Electrical Services when they were re-developing the site. Project Manager and IT Manager, Paul Burton stated, “we have worked with GRS Electrical Services for many years, and have found their experience and expertise to be unparalle …



Gibraltar Point - New Visitors Centre - Skegness

Monday, 28th September 2015
Gibraltar Point - New Visitors Centre - Skegness

This project sees the construction of a new Million pound visitors centre to replace the old development that was badly damaged during a tidal surge in December 2013 The new visitor centre has been designed to take advantage of the stunning views on the site, with expansive windows facing the dunes and sea, as well as a rooftop viewing deck. The whole building will also be raised on stilts to protect it from any future flooding, with the adjacent old coastguard building also being refurbished. GRS have been appointed by John Martin Hoyes as t …



Kenwick Park - New Health & Leisure Facilities - Louth

Thursday, 24th September 2015
Kenwick Park - New Health & Leisure Facilities - Louth

We are excited to announce that GRS have been appointed by Gelders as the main electrical contractor for the replacement facilities at Kenwick Park following the devastating fire in October 2014, which completely destroyed the Leisure Club and Spa. The new building will feature state of the art facilities, including a dramatic pool hall which takes its inspiration from the original, enhanced changing facilities, a gymnasium, an exercise studio and a new spa complex. The project is due to start next month and will run right through to March 201 …



Castledyke Primary School

Wednesday, 29th July 2015
Castledyke Primary School

This project involves a single storey extension to the existing school at Barton on Humber, consisting of Lighting, Power & Fire Alarm installations. The main contractor is Topcon Construction. …



Market Rasen Primary School

Monday, 20th July 2015
Market Rasen Primary School

The project involves the installation of a New Kitchen Pod, which involves the relocation of storage areas to accommodate the new catering space. Alongside this we are also carrying out the remodelling of the Robins classroom area with new lighting and small power. …



Muffin 2 & New Production Line - Speedibake Bradford

Tuesday, 14th July 2015
Muffin 2 & New Production Line - Speedibake Bradford

M2 & Production Line is to be installed in early September for the continued production of speciality Muffins for the likes of Costa Coffee and more recently McDonald’s. Prior to this in early July we will begin works upgrading the LED Lighting for this area and replace the antiquated busbar distribution system with a modern MCB panel. …



Trinity Hospital - Retford

Monday, 6th July 2015
Trinity Hospital - Retford

This project involves the refurbishment and extension to the Grade II listed building at Retford. Works are due to commence in July working alongside TG Sowerby. …



Aldi - Leeds

Saturday, 4th July 2015
Aldi - Leeds

This project involves the supply and installation of the external lighting, and landlords power to the new store. The project is due to commence in July with completion scheduled for Early August. …



Project Zeta - Preston

Tuesday, 30th June 2015
Project Zeta - Preston

This project involves the installation of a complete new BHS Corrugator to the existing factory at Preston. GRS were involved with the original factory building and machinery installations to the plant back in 1996. The project commences at the end of June with completion scheduled for the end of September. …



Grantham Prep School

Wednesday, 24th June 2015
Grantham Prep School

Grantham Preparatory school see’s GRS secure another contract for The Gelder Group after the success of St Georges academy and Witham Day Nursery GRS are proving to be Gelders preferred electrical contractor. The feedback we have had from Gelders has been very positive and shows clearly that our commitment to quality is recognized. This next project involves an extension to the existing school which will create much needed additional space incorporating new art, science and crèche facilities. The project will start in late July and …



St Andrews Hospice

Saturday, 11th April 2015
St Andrews Hospice

Grimsby’s superb new state-of-the-art hospice is nearly complete, and phase two consisting of a new health & Wellbeing centre will begin almost straight away in order to be completed by the end of the year. Developers officially handed over the keys to St Andrews Hospice’s new home on the 10th of April, completing phase one of the £6.5 million pound project and bringing to an end 8 months of consistent hard work by all GRS operatives involved. …



Linpac Line 90 Goes Live

Tuesday, 7th April 2015
Linpac Line 90 Goes Live

Linpac Featherstone continues its vast expansion works with GRS recently undertaking all works involved in the relocation of Line 90 and all auxiliary works. The Line consisting of an extruder and all material handling system will enable Linpac to install an additional Thermoformer to help increase production output. The relocation of Line 90 has now freed up sufficient space in the rigid outline department to enable the addition of another Line 30 Thermoformer. …



Yobu - Yogurt & Bubble Tea Cafe

Wednesday, 1st April 2015
Yobu - Yogurt & Bubble Tea Cafe

GRS have been appointed by Ultimate Retail Solutions to carry out the full electrical installation at the Yobu Yogurt and Bubble tea Cafe. The scheme which is located on Bournemouth’s sea front is another for URS and as this working relationship develops we hope to secure further projects. …



Cherry Valley Farms Limited - Laceby

Tuesday, 31st March 2015
Cherry Valley Farms Limited - Laceby

GRS have successfully been awarded the maintenance contract for Cherry Valley and will now continue to support them in making sure their facility runs as smoothly as possible. As some of our engineers are now aware Cherry Valley operate an incredibly strict hygiene routine meaning that even a short visit can entail numerous showers and the use of paper pants and other protective PPE. Created back in 1959, Cherry Valley has grown to become the largest manufacturer of duck and duck value added products in the UK. Based in the leafy Lincolnshire …



Lincoln University - think tank

Monday, 30th March 2015
Lincoln University - think tank

Once again we are pleased to be working with the University on another project that sees the conversion of workspace units into engineering workshops. …



Cottesbrooke Hall - Lavington Rooms

Saturday, 28th March 2015
Cottesbrooke Hall - Lavington Rooms

After previously carrying out various electrical works at this stunning 17th Century family home, GRS have been appointed by the client to carry out a full electrical rewire of the Lavington rooms which are home to one of the finest collections of sporting art in the world and certainly the finest in Europe. The collection titled ‘Woolavington’ was formed principally at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century and originally assembled at Lavington Park in Sussex. It was later removed to Cottesbrooke when Lord Wool …



Woldgrain Winter Wonderland

Friday, 30th January 2015
Woldgrain Winter Wonderland

The team at Woldgrain who have worked through the winter in some very challenging conditions are treated to a spectacular winter snowscape as they work away at the top of the 30mtr high silo’s …



Linpac Featherstone

Saturday, 17th January 2015
Linpac Featherstone

This year GRS will continue to have a significant presence at the Linpac Featherstone site. This includes extensive works on the Extruder relocation project in Linpac PH4 and also undertaking ongoing maintenance works in and around the factory. …



Slipper Baths - Lincoln

Wednesday, 14th January 2015
Slipper Baths - Lincoln

The Slipper Baths has once again been resurrected with Lindums taking on the role of main contractor, the project which is the conversion of an existing retail building into four riverside apartments and three ground floor retail units is situated riverside in the heart of Lincoln. …



Appletree Corner Daycare

Friday, 9th January 2015
Appletree Corner Daycare

GRS have been appointed as the preferred electrical contractor on the Appletree Nursery, Witham St Hughs for Gelder construction. Appletree Corner Daycare & Pre-school is a bespoke nursery facility located within the village of Witham St Hughs.The facility will provide pre-school facilities for children aged between 6 months and up to 5 years. …



Witham St Hughs Primary School

Thursday, 8th January 2015
Witham St Hughs Primary School

Following the success of both Kirton and Boston Staniland Schools GRS are delighted to have been appointed as the preferred electrical contractor for further expansion works at Witham St Hughs Primary School, this project will see the creation of additional classrooms, staff facilities and break out areas. …



Eminox Test Cell - Gainsborough

Wednesday, 7th January 2015
Eminox Test Cell - Gainsborough

Early in 2015 GRS will be returning to Eminox in Gainsborough to install a “Test Cell” facility. This is a workshop laboratory environment where they can connect their exhaust systems to a large diesel engine and collect scientific data on their performance. This is the latest and probably the last project at the site, which began over two years ago with the main factory, followed by the office building and then the rear factory. …



St Andrews Hospice - Phase 2

Tuesday, 6th January 2015
St Andrews Hospice - Phase 2

We have secured the second phase electrical installations at the redevelopment of Grimsby's St Andrew's Hospice. The phase 2 works consist of a modern Health and well being centre, to include treatment rooms for therapies, hairdressing salon and a resistance pool for the dual purpose of providing fun for the children, relaxation for adults and physiotherapy for all. The project is due to start in March 2015. …



Woldgrain

Monday, 22nd December 2014
Woldgrain

Following on from the initial project at Woldgrain Storage at Hemswell for Jessops Construction which involved the electrical installation of new build offices and lab facility and an upgrade of the mains distribution as part of their storage expansion works. GRS have been appointed by Lark technology to undertake the full electrical installation on the new grain lines, intake pit and silo’s. …



St Andrews Cheque Presentation

Monday, 15th December 2014
St Andrews Cheque Presentation

Earlier this month Rick and Clare presented Angela Greenfield of St Andrews hospice with a cheque for the amount below which had been raised via the charity parachute Jump undertaken earlier this year. Angela wanted to thank all those involved, “this donation is gratefully received and will help St Andrews carry on providing essential care to the most vulnerable members of society” she said.  Derek Maher the event organiser stated, “It’s a testament to the team spirit here at GRS that we are able to pull together …



GRS Hit the Headlines

Monday, 21st July 2014
GRS Hit the Headlines

http://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/Team-s-charged-hospice-skydive/story-21666767-detail/story.html     …



High praise for High Peak Heroes!!!

Saturday, 12th July 2014
High praise for High Peak Heroes!!!

‘I just wanted to formally thank the whole GRS team for the outstanding commitment they have shown throughout this contract. They have worked relentlessly, particularly Wayne and Jordan (although I hate to single people out) working from dawn till dusk everyday including the very long cold winter. They have responded positively to all the many changes/requests, which must have been extremely frustrating at times. They have also brought great humour and been a pleasure to have working on site throughout this project’ Claire Webs …



GRS Lights It Blue

Monday, 7th April 2014
GRS Lights It Blue

St James’ Church turned the Louth skyline a deep shade of blue this week, in aid of International Autism Awareness Week. The majestic church joined landmarks such as the Empire State Building, Sydney Opera House and the CN Tower in the ‘Light It Up Blue’ scheme on Saturday evening (April 5). GRS were proud to be involved in helping raise awareness of autism by supporting the “light it Blue” campaign. GRS installed the blue filters and lamps on St James’s Church , Louth. The church will light up blue every eve …



Another Satisfied Customer

Thursday, 13th March 2014
Another Satisfied Customer

  'I just want to say thank you for all your help on the Eminox project. The final installations of all the phases look excellent. I also want to thank all of your team members involved including Mick and Lee but the installation teams have been great as well.'  Alan Randle  (Project Manager - Eminox Limited) Eminox manufacture and design high quality stainless steel exhausts and emission control systems from their head offices in Gainsborough and ship them all over the UK and Europe. The advanced research and development ne …



GRS Bids a Fond Farewell to Lynn Jago (AKA ‘Jago Cakes’)

Saturday, 1st March 2014
GRS Bids a Fond Farewell to Lynn Jago (AKA ‘Jago Cakes’)

After 10months at GRS we sadly said our final goodbyes to much loved team member Lynn Jago.   During her time at GRS Lynn quickly established herself within her role and provided crucial assistance to both the Accounts and Admin team.   Although Lynn is no longer with GRS she has promised she will keep in touch and may 'if we are lucky' bring in some savoury / sweet delights for the team to enjoy.   We wish Lynn every success for the future and would like to thank her for all her efforts whilst she was with us. …



Lambeth College

Thursday, 28th November 2013
Lambeth College

GRS have proved once again that when it comes to delivering a successful project location is not a problem!       12th October we saw the official opening and preview of Lambeth College's new Learning Street in SW4. The Street includes retail outlets and micro-businesses, Hair and Beauty Salon, Spa, Training Kitchens, Restaurant and Theatre. The capital’s service and leisure industries are a driving force behind regeneration on our high streets. Everywhere you look there are new health and fitness centres, gyms, ha …



GRS Settling in to our new HQ

Wednesday, 6th November 2013
GRS Settling in to our new HQ

We have been in for 4 weeks now and already the new location is proving a hit. Continuing our plan of growth and expansion, we have moved to larger premises at Warwick Road, Fairfield Industrial estate, Louth. The office needed a complete renovation but we now have a handsome office with excellent facilities for our team as well as space for further expansion as we continue to grow. With plenty of parking space our clients have remarked how much easier it is to access than our former town centre location.   “We are all really pleas …



Will the 2013 'Electrical Apprentice of the Year' be from GRS?

Wednesday, 21st August 2013
Will the 2013

One of our 3rd Year Apprentices, Jason Smith has entered the Electrical Industry Awards 2013 and is running for 'Apprentice of the Year' Organised by 'The Electrical Times' the Electrical Industry Awards recognises, celebrates and rewards the products and achievements of those working in the UK electrical sector. The finalists will be announced in October’s issue of Electrical Times and the winners will be revealed at a black tie, gala dinner taking place on Thursday 24th October 2013 at London’s prestigious Royal Garden Hote …



GRS Electrical Make The Local Headlines!

Wednesday, 17th July 2013
GRS Electrical Make The Local Headlines!

Published on 17/07/2013 in the 'Louth Leader'   Re-location and expansion will help a Louth electrical business create more jobs thanks to a cash injection from East Lindsey District Council. GRS Electrical Services of Northgate has been awarded a £20,000 Grant and £30,000 interest-free loan through the council’s Rural Development Fund which supports projects that create employment, develop new business and attract visitors to the district’s rural communities. Having operated in Louth for 30 years – expe …



GRS Electrical Welcomes Its Newest Team Member.....

Thursday, 4th July 2013
GRS Electrical Welcomes Its Newest Team Member.....

GRS Electrical Services has recently made a new addition to its team and would like to welcome Derek Maher.   Derek will be working as a Contracts Manager for GRS and adding to his already impressive C.V by looking after our main contracts covering the entire country.   He has worked on some high profile contracts in the past which have taken him all over the world for clients such as AMEX, HSBC and English Heritage.   We are glad to have Derek on board and feel he has a bright future with us and will be a great asset  …



GRS Electrical to Move Premises

Wednesday, 26th June 2013
GRS Electrical to Move Premises

GRS Electrical is excited to announce that over the next two months we will be moving from our long-term home on Northgate in the centre of Louth, to new premises on Fairfield Industrial Estate. Our new building is currently being renovated after being left empty for just over two years. It needs a lot of TLC to make it habitable and fit for purpose and the bull has certainly been grabbed by the horns in this respect! The building has been completely stripped out and is a huge 'Work in Progress' at the moment. The new stores area is taking sh …



GRS Apprentices - Hopefuls to go down under with the JIB

Wednesday, 26th June 2013
GRS Apprentices - Hopefuls to go down under with the JIB

The JIB Overseas Apprentice Exchange Scheme was launched in 2010 and has been a popular aspiration for many young electrical apprentices. This year, three hopefuls from GRS Electrical have entered the competition with the aim to win a contract in Queensland, Australia with the JIB's work exchange programme. The lucky UK Winner will spend six weeks living and working with local employers 'down under', with all costs met by the JIB. This once in a lifetime experience will also include meetings with senior figures from within the industry in both …



Bush Tyres to partner GRS Electrical

Sunday, 12th May 2013
Bush Tyres to partner GRS Electrical

After sucessfully completing the electrical work at Bush Tyres new site in Spalding, it seems GRS Electrical Services must have made a good impression!  We have recently been appointed as the preferred electrical partner for Bush Tyre's branches and workshops across the region. …



Baby News!

Thursday, 9th May 2013
Baby News!

Lisa Teasdale, our accounts administrator, gave birth to a beautiful baby boy; Jacob James Teasdale on Wedneday 1st May 2013. Weighing 7lb 14oz JJ is the first edition to the Teasdale household and proud parents; Kevin and Lisa are doing really well; albeit Lisa hasn't really slept since returning home.... (Kevin is getting plenty of sleep though!) Congratualations Lisa and see you in nine months.....! Lynn Jago has joined GRS to cover Lisa's maternity leave - please view our team members page to find out all about her.... …



Oundle Mill In Deep Water!

Wednesday, 16th January 2013
Oundle Mill In Deep Water!

During the recent floods at the end of 2012, Oundle Mill in Northamptonshire was placed 'in deep water'. Our engineers were called back to one of GRS Electrical's favourite past project sites to try to help diagnose and rectify the issues caused by the entire ground floor of the building being filled by waist height river water. The floodgates on the River Nene were opened on the 1st December 2012 and shortly after that, water began to pour into the hotel.    By Sunday afternoon (2nd December), the flow of water had be …



GRS Bids a Fond Farewell to Part of The Furniture......

Thursday, 20th September 2012
GRS Bids a Fond Farewell to Part of The Furniture......

After over 30 years with the company and a working lifetime in the electrical industry, one of our much loved Directors, Ian Gilliatt, has taken the decision to retire. The remaining directors Rick Pestell and Ben Allen, along with the rest of the GRS Team, wish him well in his retirement. Ian took over his fathers directorship when the company was in its infancy and has played a vital and integral role in the company's growth from that time to this. His technical knowledge and design expertise has been invaluable in the day to day running of …



GRS Announces Lincolnshire Show Competition Winners

Wednesday, 1st August 2012

At our first outing to the Lincolnshire Show earlier this year, the visitors to our stand had three chances to be winners with GRS!   There were two draws carried out during the show itself, two lucky entrants each won a luxury 'Fortnum and Mason' tea hamper.  Congratulations to Mr Stallebrass of Metheringham and Mr Bishop of Eastoft, we hope you enjoy the contents of your hampers - we'll await our afternoon tea invites in the post!!                   He has the …



Cordeaux Pupils Experience Work at GRS Electrical

Friday, 13th July 2012
Cordeaux Pupils Experience Work at GRS Electrical

Its that time of year when hundreds of 15 year olds are released from school 'into the community' in order to experience the world of work, in many cases, for the first time. GRS Electrical Services were happy to do our bit and have had three pupils from Cordeaux School with us for two weeks. Poppy Lowis, Charley Mills and Liam Good helped both our electricians in the field and the girls in the office with the day to day duties their roles require.  Liam and Charley were tasked to help our Small Works Team with their clients and Popp …



GRS 'Storm' The Lincolnshire Show 2012!

Monday, 2nd July 2012
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  GRS Electrical embarked on their first ever Lincolnshire Show this year and a fantastic time was had by all!  The weather was scorching sunshine on day one and complete downpours on day two. But would we expect anything less from an event held during the British Summertime?     The GRS Stand and our Renewable Energy Experts, were inundated with Solar enquiries as households across Lincolnshire try to register their domestic installations before the 1st August 2012 deadline. The gov …



Celebrating a Decade of Business Success

Sunday, 19th February 2012
Celebrating a Decade of Business Success

Taken from The Louth Leader, Wed, Sep 16th, 1987. Ten years ago this week, three Louth men who were just starting out in business on their own, could have not foreseen what a thriving country-wide business they would have established by 1987. G.R.S. Electrical engineers has grown from three partners to a company now employing over 30 staff. G.R.S. was formed in 1977 by three Louth men, who at the time were working for other companies in the area. They decided rather than go it alone, they would pool their resources and work together. Martin Sm …



Sparkling Future for GRS

Wednesday, 15th February 2012
Sparkling Future for GRS

Another Louth firm to take advantage of the timely arrival of Louth Trading Estate is the well-known electrical contracting form of G.R.S.They have moved into two large units on the estate, giving them over double their original working space. In addition to their extremely well equipped workshop  and office section the firm have now introduced a trade counter with comprehensive back up of spares and accessories. Here the electrician can buy anything from a plug or a light bulb to the most comprehensive electrical systems. G.R.S. started b …