“Our history speaks for itself and we pride ourselves on having strong in-house systems and resources for all of the major Engineering & Welding disciplines” Laker-Vent Engineering, established in the northwest of UK, was originally known as Lakers (Northern) Limited. In 1980 Vent Engineering Limited formed, eventually coming to be known as Laker-Vent Engineering Limited … Read more
Thursday evening of 28/02/2019. Paul Bushell our workshop manager and one of our apprentices, Sonny Sword, attended the GTA Apprentice of the year awards in Coventry. Sonny was nominated in the Best Newcomer Engineering/Construction category. In total, there were 12,500 applications for the award, which was reduced to a shortlist of 6. To get to this … Read more
We are proud to announce that Paul Ventre takes on role as the ECITB Regional Chair for North-west England this month. We are two months into 2018 and with Laker Vent Engineering Ltd having long been a strong voice and supporter of skills development in the NW of England. A consistent presence in the recruitment … Read more
Year 2010/11 Our scope of supply – Supply, Piping Fabrication, Installation of Pipework, Supports, Testing & Handover and Commissioning of a new Bio-Fuels Facility for a major distillery managed and operated by a major utilities provider, this project consisted of four separate orders. We installed over 6000m of pipework over a fourteen month period, using … Read more
Year 2007-2008 Project Scope – Supply of detail Design, Piping Fabrication, Installation of Pipework, Supports, Testing & Handover for Commissioning of a Facility. This award winning project had a total project value was £15M for the construction of a new world class 100,000 tonnes per annum Biodiesel processing plant at Immingham in North Lincolnshire. Laker … Read more
Year 2005/06 As part of a construction team employed to build a new Wheat Plant in Manchester Laker Vent successfully completed the project in line with customer requirements, specifications and budget. During this project we procured, fabricated and installed 1600m of pipework, installed 194 items of equipment and had a peak labour force of 80 … Read more
Year 2007 Our workshop fabrication services can be utilised directly to support projects throughout the UK, one such instance was providing supply, fabrication, coating and delivery of carbon steel pipework spools for a UK power plant in the Bristol area, this pipework was supplied and fabricated to customer specification which came under ASME B31 for … Read more
Year 2012 The project scope of supply involved – The supply, Piping Fabrication, Installation of Pipework, Supports, Testing & Handover & Commissioning assistance. The project was to construct an uprated Production facility within an existing brownfield plant, the project consisted of new burner train built next to the existing three small burner trains. This involved … Read more
Laker Vent have completed numerous gas rigs over the years, our scope of supply is generally as follows the supply, fabrication test and deliver of units. These units are manufactured and delivered to customer specification and delivery requirements. This particular unit was completed and delivered successfully as part of a batch of units manufactured for … Read more
Year 2014 Laker Vent complete two complex process skid for a blue chip business in Denmark, our scope was the supply, fabricated test and deliver two units. These units were manufactured and delivered to a tight deadline and had to be in Denmark to allow for installation during the customer shutdown.
Year 2008 Laker Vent as part of its piping and mechanical term service contract successfully completed a tank farm installation in Liverpool for a major blue chip drug manufacturer. The scope of work involved the supply, fabrication and installation of pipework, and associated valves and inline items along with the mechanical plant and equipment installation.