Horizon Wishes Everyone a Happy Easter

Horizon Wishes Everyone a Happy Easter

Horizon wishes everyone all customers a very Happy Easter. Please note our offices hours over Easter are: The office will be closed from 5pm Thursday the 13th and will be reopening at 7:30am on Tuesday the 18th April. As all ways, our 24 hour emergency contact number is ...

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Horizon featured in the Responsible Solutions Newsletter

Horizon featured in the Responsible Solutions Newsletter

Horizon Specialist Contracting has been featured in the current addition of the Responsible Solutions newsletter, with a case study of sustainable procurement.   Horizon have been working with Responsible Solutions since 2012 by helping to implement the princip ...

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Horizon Specialist Contracting are Adding Two Newly Qualified Engineers to their Team

Horizon Specialist Contracting are Adding Two Newly Qualified Engineers to their Team

Horizon Specialist Contracting would like to welcome both Marcus Dawes and Austen Woods, to their team as newly qualified Lightning Protection Engineers. After two years of hard work working in a class room and learning on the job, both Marcus Dawes and Austen Wood recei ...

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Testimonial for a Lightning Protection job at a Care Home

Testimonial for a Lightning Protection job at a Care Home

On the 12th January 2017 Horizon Carried out the Lightning Protection Inspections and Remedial works at a care home. On completiton of the work Horizon recieved a testimonial from the site manager. Just a few words to express my appreciation of the quality of professiona ...

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Christmas at Horizon!

Christmas at Horizon!

Merry Christmas from Everyone at Horizon and a Happy New Year! This year Horizon are wearing christmas jumpers to raise money for Save the Children.  Please note our office hours over the festive period: The office will be closed from Friday 23rd December and we ...

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Horizon Specialist Contracting raise over £85 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Horizon Specialist Contracting raise over £85 for Macmillan Cancer Support

Horizon Specialist Contracting shared cake and poured coffee last Friday for the World's Biggest Coffee Morning, raising £89.34 for the Macmillan Cancer Support Charity.  Numerous staff members dusted off their baking skills, and we had everything fro ...

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New van fleet arrive at Horizon headquarters

New van fleet arrive at Horizon headquarters

Horizon Specialist Contracting Ltd have invested in a new fleet of eco-friendly, and fuel-efficient vans, which will be employed in the mobilisation of our Lightning Protection operatives. The new vehicles are all low in emissions, as well as offering excellent fuel economy ...

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Horizon's steeplejacks begin works abroad!

Horizon's steeplejacks begin works abroad!

Pictures from today of a 20ft container being shipped off to a 3 month contract abroad!  The contract is expected to be completed in October 2016.             

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Horizon featured in CHAS summer newsletter

Horizon featured in CHAS summer newsletter

Horizon Specialist Contracting has been featured in the summer edition of the CHAS newsletter, in an article which details the importance of Horizon's CHAS accreditation which was acquired in June 2001.  CHAS membership has been extremely beneficial to Hori ...

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Upcoming Maintenance

Upcoming Maintenance

Please note that on Tuesday the 21st June 2016 Horizon will be changing over to a new telephone system. This will mean a short period of unavoidable down time on our main landline number. During this period please utilise mobile numbers for your contacts at Horizon or alter ...

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Horizon passes Achilles UVDB Verify Audit with 100% Pass Rate

Horizon passes Achilles UVDB Verify Audit with 100% Pass Rate

Horizon Specialist Contracting have succesfully passed the Archilles UVDB verify audit with a 100% pass rate across all areas. The audit took place in March 2016 over a period of two days, where under Catergory B2, Horizon were monitored on the company's proce ...

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Lightning Strikes in Space

Lightning Strikes in Space

Amazing how much lightning can strike our planet in a short time #Principia #timelapsehttps://t.co/XijV5E1pI0 — Tim Peake (@astro_timpeake) February 9, 2016 Video courtesy of European Space Agency    

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Horizon enhances it's green credentials with new van fleet

Horizon enhances it's green credentials with new van fleet

Horizon Specialist Contracting charges up green fleet with new vans. Horizon have acquired new fuel-efficient vans that will replace and extend our existing fleet. The vans will be employed in the mobilisation of our Steeplejack engineers and will further reduce the comp ...

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Leigh Holford's promotion featured in Business Network Magazine

Leigh Holford's promotion featured in Business Network Magazine

Horizon Specialist Contracting are featured in the February 2016 issue of the Business Network Magazine (produced by East Midlands Chamber), regarding the promotion of Leigh Holford to Operations Director for Lightning Protection. Leigh now has responsibility for ensur ...

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ATLAS Celebrates 70 Successful Years!

ATLAS Celebrates 70 Successful Years!

SEVENTY years of successful business will be celebrated by The Association of Technical Lightning and Access Specialists (ATLAS) in 2016. ATLAS was formed in response to new building laws and controls which were introduced in the post-war era. They have been representing ...

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Horizon successfully passes ISO & OHSAS audit

Horizon successfully passes ISO & OHSAS audit

Horizon Specialist Contracting recently received notification that it's management system is and remains certified with ISO 9001 (Quality), ISO 14001 (Environmental) and OHSAS 18001 (Health and Safety). The recertification was presented by Interlek in January ...

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Christmas at Horizon!

Christmas at Horizon!

Merry Christmas from everyone at Horizon and a happy and prosperous New Year! Please note our office hours over the festive period: The office will be closed from Thursday 24th December at 1pm, we will reopen on Monday 4th January 2016 at 8:30am. As always our 24 ho ...

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Vacancies!

Vacancies!

Business Development Role for the Steeplejack / Lightning Protection Services Industry. Horizon are a market leader in the Steeplejack, Lightning Protection and height safety industry, and are currently on the lookout for an individual to join our team in a business deve ...

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Horizon are recruiting!

Horizon are recruiting!

Lightning Protection Site Operatives Required to cover Essex, London & South East Areas.  If you are an experienced foreman or mate within the Lightning Protection and Surge Industry, we want to hear from you. Horizon are highly respected in the lightnin ...

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Horizon 'Mock Rescue'

Horizon 'Mock Rescue'

Horizon carried out a Mock Rescue in October 2015 on a client’s site, to demonstrate the importance of being able to replicate a rescue should one of our engineers become incapacitated whilst working in their ropes. The rescuer carried out what is termed as a ' ...

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Macmillan Coffee Morning 2015

Macmillan Coffee Morning 2015

Over £80 has been raised for Macmillan after Horizon took part in the world's largest coffee morning!  Office staff put their baking skills to the test and made some fantastic cakes, which raised money and supported Macmillan's biggest fundraising even ...

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Jeans For Genes Day

Jeans For Genes Day

Horizon's office staff raised over £40 on Friday 18th September in aid of Jeans for Genes Day. The money raised by organisations and schools on Jeans for Genes Day funds a range of initiatives that improve the quality of life of children and families affected b ...

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New Look Website

New Look Website

Welcome to our new look website. We now offer a comprehensive range of fall-arrest equipment for sale online through our new store. Take a look around, contact us, ask a question, we are happy to help.

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