6 7 Our Global Business Our business is built on long-term, trusted relationships with our clients, developed through our personable approach, quality of delivery and attention to every detail. We believe that our biggest asset is our people, their attitude and their motivation to deliver an exceptional standard of work. Designer Group offers its clients a full design and installation service for all electrical and mechanical technical services, utilising the latest cutting edge innovative technology and software. We are geographically diverse, allowing us to provide our clients with our trusted expertise on an international scale, with operations in Ireland, UK, Germany, Africa and the USA. Our global, dedicated team in excess of 1,100 directly employed staff, including 500+ expertly trained operatives, work on a diverse range of project sizes, from small scale works to project values exceeding €50m. schemes, rail, energy, data centres, pharmaceutical, industrial and aviation. Our client base consists of contractors, developers, authorities and several blue-chip companies spanning all sectors of the industry. Our Group offers extensive facilities management (FM) services, including routine maintenance, site standby support, emergency call out and other smaller works as required by our clients. We have developed a seamless FM system, from contract enquiry to billing and aftercare, ensuring the best service from our dedicated FM teams for our clients. Our full range of building services include HV/LV and ELV electrical systems, data/communications systems, building management control systems, heating, cooling, refrigeration, air conditioning, ventilation, plumbing and public health systems, access control and security systems (including CCTV). A recent acquisition also sees a concentration on progressing the Group’s renewable energy and industrial capabilities. We provide these services from project conception to completion across a wide range of sectors including, commercial buildings, healthcare, major residential BIM (Building Information Modelling) is fully integrated into our design process which means we can provide 3D walkthroughs, clash detection, asset tagging, cost loading and FM functionality for your projects. This technology is invaluable when developing our pre-fabrication strategies for plant room skids/spools, riser modules and corridor module installations. Wherever possible, we look to implement bespoke pre-fabrication solutions to de-risk projects by reducing on-site activities, ensuring consistent safety and quality.