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.
Darren Evans – Operations Director
Darren Evans has been in the HVAC (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) industry for over 20 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 later led to Darren undertaking the position of 2Teck's Air Conditioning Director.
After occupying this position for 3 years, Darren put together and implemented a strategy which saw 2Teck's air conditioning division grow from strength to strength. Darren built an installation team based on commitment, work ethic, attention to detail and a great team spirit. This in turn led to increased business and more importantly a greater customer satisfaction. During this period 2Teck Air Conditioning secured and carried out some of the largest air conditioning projects within the region, whilst continuing to support their existing client base. Those successful 3 years resulted in Darren being promoted to Operations Director for 2Teck Ltd, where Darren will be able to utilise these core skills and beliefs in order to oversee and support the continued growth of the company from an operations point of view.
Alongside the Managing Director, Darren is responsible for everything from new business development opportunities, HR, marketing, team infrastructure, company procedures, customer service and company development, for which he always strives to deliver perfection.
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.
Joe Easton – Air Conditioning Director
Joe Easton has been in the Air Conditioning industry for over 12 years from starting out as an improver to becoming a lead engineer before progressing to be a fully qualified engineer achieving NVQ L2 (A/C & Heat pump installations, testing & Maintenance) City & Guilds Level 2 F-Gas and City & Guilds Level 3 Electrical (refrigeration & Air Conditioning). Joe then moved into a project managements role which, with years of experience out in the field has enabled him to allow support where required.
Joe has masses of experience installing and maintaining systems in a wide variety of building types and sizes. Including installations with strict time frames and high sensitivity sites. This knowledge has helped Joe over the years to understand both the engineers and clients requirements.
Joe has knowledge across all the quality manufacturer's products and he specialises in Daikin and Mitsubishi Electric systems enabling him to be of assistance and guidance for the engineers.
Joe has also worked with a wide range of clients in the past years including Arqiva, SSE, high sercurity MOD sites and various Councils especially West Sussex County Council. Also to be mentioned, carrying out the installation of various different system make ups within the show room of a well known Air Conditioning manufacture.
Steve Francis – Technical Support Manager
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, access control 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’s roles have been primarily focused on project management and providing pre-sales and after sales technical support. Along with his in-depth knowledge of telecoms he also has years of experience advising on, designing and supporting data network cabling infrastructure, CCTV, access control and audio visual solutions. Training has been key and Steve is accredited by the leading manufacturers including HellermanTyton, Excel, Dahua and Paxton.
“…being able to design, install and support 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 – Service Director
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) and 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.
Chris progressed and adopted the role of Service/Project Manager for air conditioning & ventilation division at 2Teck where he looked 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), SSE as well as many small and mid-sized commercial organisations.
Chris is now the Service Director for 2Teck and looks after Service & Maintenance Division for all mechanical and electrical services that include service level agreements, planned preventative maintenance and reactive contracts.
Adam Rainey – Electrical Projects Manager
Adam Rainey has worked in the electrical industry since leaving college in 2004 where he qualified with City & Guilds and NVQ L3 in electrical engineering. Initially gaining experience within the small works environment he quickly progressed onto larger projects, leading teams of electrical engineers, completing complex installations in a wide range of environments including the Wiggle distribution warehouse and Estee Lauder's UK production headquarters.
Adam's exceptional electrical knowledge and experience, together with his team leadership and decision making skills, enable him to provide our clients with a focused and reliable service.
Adam is now in his new role as electrical projects manager at 2Teck where he retains his reputation for being extremely responsive to client's requests. His in depth knowledge of all commercial and industrial electrical systems enables him to provide effective solutions for organisations of all types and sizes.
Daine Evans – Air Conditioning Projects Manager
Daine Evans has been within the HVAC industry (Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning) for over 14 years during which time he undertook various installation roles from ductwork through to complete VRF / VRV systems.
After learning his trade and gaining valuable experience as an on-site supervisor, Daine joined 2Teck in June 2019 as an Air Conditioning Supervisor, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and organisation skills. This then shortly led to Daine being promoted to Air Conditioning Project Manager.
Daine's excellent work ethic, attention to detail and industry knowledge together with his organisational skills enable him to provide all of our clients a structured and precise project delivery. Daine has settled well in to his new role, and is starting to build solid and sustainable relationships with our existing and new client base.
Lewis Mansfield – Fire & Security Projects Manager
Lewis Mansfield has been in the fire and security industry for 13 years in which time he has been a lead installation engineer for various complex sites that include the English Heritage and Portsmouth City Council.
Lewis prides himself on quality from the outset of design, to installation, through to commissioning and handover to the customer to exceed their expectations. During his time as an installation engineer Lewis has gained an in depth industry knowledge and has fire alarm design, installation and commissioning qualifications through the Fire Industry Association (FIA), and has an excellent working knowledge of the BS5839 fire standard.
Lewis Joined 2Teck in November 2019 as the Fire & Security Projects Manager in the communications division and is embracing his new role with drive and determination.
Ashleigh Robson – Service Manager
Ashleigh Robson joined the 2Teck team in November 2019 and brings with her over 10 years’ experience working across the building and M&E industries. In particular, dealing with a varied number of maintenance term contracts for large local authorities and service level agreements for the likes of academies, community centres and care homes.
Ashleigh’s previous roles have been varied and include office and administration management but her most recent role as a Helpdesk Manager. Ashleigh has vast experience in mobilising and managing planned preventive maintenance and reactive contracts as well as managing a help desk team and organising large numbers of engineers ensuring clients’ needs are met and jobs are attended to on time and in a professional manner. With such a varied client base she has a wealth of customer service excellence and builds and maintains fantastic client relationships. Her previous experience will prove invaluable in her new role as Service Manager at 2Teck.
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 is the core of 2 Teck Ltd, having been with 2 Teck since 2007, Fiona has had several roles within 2 Teck from office manager to accounts manager, her excellent knowledge of Sage and exceptional customer service skills makes what can be a tricky role seem effortless. Now in to her 11th year with 2 Teck, Fiona has seen the company grow from humble beginnings to the business we now are, whilst maintaining an excellent customer relationship. Since leaving school, Fiona has always worked within accounts, this vast experience means that Fiona can confidently deal with all situations.
Paul Gamble – Projects Co-ordinator / NEBOSH Health & Safety
Paul Gamble is an enthusiastic individual who has strong customer service skills and relishes the challenge to exceed customer expectation. Paul has worked within the building industry for 7 years and enjoys the fact that every day is different and wants to continue growing with 2 Teck. Having achieved his level 2 & 3 City & Guild qualification in 2D CAD, Paul will be carrying out drawing changes and getting involved with the D&B side of the business.
Katie Thatcher – Office & Marketing Co-ordinator
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 be the first point of contact for visitors and customers both in the office and via telephone. Katie will assist each specialised division as necessary, whilst also continuing to develop the company marketing campaign, website and social media platforms.
Peter Ahearn – Design & Build Projects Co-ordinator
Peter Ahearn now has 10 years experience in 3D CAD, with projects in commercial interior design, fit outs and engineering. Utilising an in-depth background spanning 40yrs in engineering, manufacturing, 6 Sigma and project management Peter has a wide range of experience to draw on and offer to future project work. Peter is a CAD designer at 2Teck providing services to each division within 2Teck in a timely and professional manner.