Established in 2002 and growing by reputation, the team at 2Teck pride themselves in providing a high quality and customer centric service. We design, install and maintain air-conditioning, electrical, communication and plumbing & heating systems. Each of our 4 specialist divisions is built from a team of qualified and knowledgeable engineers, all with years of industry experience.
With 2Teck’s top accreditations from the leading global equipment manufacturers you can be assured that all systems we recommend and install will be of the highest quality and reliability. Our range of solutions are designed to benefit organisations of all types and sizes.
Meet the team
James Wedge – Managing Director
James Wedge founded 2Teck in 2002 and is highly motivated and focused on ensuring all clients receive the highest levels of service no matter how big or small.
James originally qualified as electrician and air conditioning engineer whilst working on high-end refurbishments projects for national retailers and corporate clients and has invaluable experience within the electrical and mechanical industries. James has a reputation for versatility, quality workmanship and attention to detail.
Passionate about incorporating a business to be proud of, James leads a skilled team of knowledgeable engineers in delivering excellent customer service, where quality equipment can be provided at a fair price and where customers feel looked after and appreciated.
Paul Rebbitt – Electrical Director
Paul Rebbitt has over 20 years in the electrical industry and is a highly knowledgable NICEIC qualified supervisor and project manager. After becoming a fully qualified electrical engineer Paul quickly developed a reputation for his quality of work and a keen eye for detail which subsequently led to his promotion into the role of electrical foreman where he ran 6 figure value projects within the public and private sectors and managed his engineering teams, always with the goal of providing excellent customer service and a quality end result. Paul works with organisations of all types and sizes and provides a holistic approach to project management, competently providing expert advice and guidance from initial concept through to delivery.
"It's all about building relationships", says Paul, an ethos which has served him well and is echoed by his customers.
Darren Evans – Air Conditioning Director
Darren Evans has been in the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) industry for over 17 years initially training as a ventilation engineer before progressing to be a fully qualified engineer achieving NVQ L3 in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. Darren then moved into a project management and design role which is incorporated into his most current position as 2TECK's Air Conditioning Director.
Darren has masses of experience installing and maintaining systems in a wide variety of building types and sizes. This knowledge, combined with Darren's strengths of interpreting and understanding clients' individual requirements, enables him to design efficient bespoke systems for any environment and specification. His practical and technical knowledge together with his attention to detail ensures every project is progressed from conception through to a successful conclusion.
Darren has expertise across all the quality manufacturer's product offering and he specialises in Daikin and Mitsubishi Electric systems enabling 2TECK to be accredited with the prestigious Daikin D1+ Partner and Mitsubishi Business Partner Solutions status.
As well as working with small and medium sized business, Darren has also worked with a wide range of clients in the past including Tesco, Sainsburys, Sony Playstation, Estee Lauder, NHS, MOD as well as many other blue chip companies.
Whatever type of building and requirement you have, Darren will be able to advise you on the best and most cost effective solution for heating, ventilation and air conditioning.
Steve Francis – Communications Director
Steve Francis has spent over 30 years in the communications industry working with organisations of all types and sizes. Steve has extensive experience and knowledge of telecoms, data-coms, CCTV and audio visual systems enabling him to advise on customer's technical projects at any level.
Previously working with clients such as BAE Systems, NHS and Local Government as well as many smaller and medium organisations Steve has a very professional approach but retains that personal touch enabling him to develop customer relationships built on integrity and trust.
Steve started in the communications industry in 1987 with BT, initially as a business telephone systems installer then progressed to become a senior technician and was finally promoted to be a customer trainer for a HM Prison Service project.
After leaving BT in 2001 Steve worked for a smaller company primarily focused on customer accounts and project management. Along with his in-depth knowledge of telecoms he also has years of experience advising on and designing data network cabling infrastructure, CCTV and audio visual solutions. Training has been key and Steve is accredited by the leading manufacturers including HellermanTyton, Excel and Dahua.
Since joining 2TECK as Communications Director, Steve now also looks after customers with requirements for fire alarms, security systems and access control.
"...being able to provide a full range of services makes life simpler for our customers...", says Steve.
Nick Rogers – Plumbing & Heating Director
Nick Rogers has been working in the mechanical building services industry since 2000 and progressed through his apprenticeship to become a fully trained and qualified installation and maintenance engineer achieving NVQ L3 in Plumbing and Heating.
He then gained several years of installation and project management skills working on a hugely varied range of projects, both large and small, in all types of environments including the diverse range of NHS premises and Portsmouth Naval Base.
Nick's experience in the industry is second to none enabling him to knowledgeably advise on and design heating systems, sanitary ware options, hot/cold water distribution and gas installations for commercial buildings, offices, schools and medical facilities amongst many more.
Nick's always keeps himself up to date with the latest and most innovative products from the UK's leading suppliers so that he can offer a cost effective yet completely bespoke solution for any project and budget.
Nick takes the time to fully understand his customer's requirements and prides himself on providing a professional, high quality service from design to installation.
Chris Bragg – Air Conditioning Project Manager
Chris Bragg is a former British soldier and was deployed to Afghanistan in charge of service and maintenance activities. After leaving the army Chris trained and qualified as an air conditioning and refrigeration engineer achieving NVQ Level 2 (A/C & Heat Pump installation, testing & maintenance), City & Guilds Level 2 F-Gas and City & Guilds Level 3 Electrical (refrigeration & air conditioning).
Chris is now the Project Manager for air conditioning & ventilation at 2TECK where he looks after the installation projects and service contracts, both planned and reactive, for our ever growing customer base. He is a highly skilled and knowledgable installation and service specialist and has worked with clients such as West Sussex County Council and NATS (National Air Traffic Control) as well as many small and mid-sized commercial organisations.
Chris has developed an in depth technical knowledge of all equipment and control systems from the leading air conditioning manufacturers including Daikin, Mitsubishi Electric, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Fujitsu and Hitachi enabling him to fully support his customer's systems and should any potential issues or faults arise to efficiently diagnose and quickly rectify them.
Neil Bennett – Health & Safety Manager
Neil Bennett is a highly qualified health & safety manager with extensive experience within the global automotive, leisure, financial and marine sectors as well as local government environments.
As well as being a Member of the British Institute of Facilities Management (MBIFM) Neil's impressive qualifications include
- NEBOSH Certification in Health & Safety and Environmental Management
- IOSH Certificate in Managing Safety
- BSc (Hons) in Facilities Management
- HNC Environmental Studies
- HNC Site Management
- City & Guilds - AutoCad
Now at 2TECK, Neil will manage all of our Health & Safety requirements including safety inspections, risk assessments and ensuring we continue to comply with all legislative requirements.
John James – Purchasing Manager
John James has over 40 years experience in electrical wholesale and distribution. After gaining a City and Guilds in Distribution, John's early career path took him from stores keeper through to sales representative and then on to become branch manager and eventually regional manager of one of the largest electrical wholesalers in the UK. Liaising daily with his customers John has excellent negotiation skills which will prove invaluable in his new role as purchasing manager at 2Teck. John has a wealth of knowledge of all aspects of the commercial and industrial electrical product portfolio enabling him to source even the most difficult to find items.
Fiona McGregor – Accounts Manager
Fiona McGregor has been with 2Teck since 2008 as office and accounts manager having previously worked in the telecoms industry. Fiona is Sage qualified and highly experienced in looking after the day to day finances at 2Teck.
Katie Thatcher – Office Administrator
Katie Thatcher joined the 2Teck team in April 2018 after 10 years in the automotive, hospitality and retail industries and brings with her a wealth of customer service excellence. Katie will now take responsibility for managing the office facility at 2Teck and will continue to develop our website and social media campaigns.