Established in 2003, Robert Whetham Associates has nearly two decades of extensive mechanical and electrical expertise.

Project support, experience, reliability and transparency are all core to our service operation here. We do what we say we’re going to do, meaning you can be assured we will deliver your project successfully on time.

From small works to major projects, we breathe new life into refurbished or new build projects in the Education, Healthcare, Industrial and Commercial, Emergency Services and the Railway industries.


Service is at the heart of what we do

We listen to your unique challenges and project requirements, and then ensure the very best tailored approach is developed.

Our experienced consulting engineers blend technical knowledge and problem solving, all underpinned with a deep desire to provide the best service.

A high proportion of our work comes from repeat business and recommendations from our clients, which reflects our values of providing quality service to our clients.

This trust we establish enables us to gain opportunities to work with new partners.

Meet the director

“I’m really proud of what my team and I have accomplished over the years to build the business to where it is today. A ‘can-do’ attitude, a strong desire to help and a keen eye for detail form the foundations of our team, and it really shows with some long-standing client relationships.

For prospective companies looking to partner with us on their mechanical or electrical project, they can be assured they will get the very highest level of service and attention.”

Rob Whetham



We operate across a wide range of markets, working both independently and directly for the client, often as part of the overall construction team or through a growing network of partners including a number of leading architectural practices.

Some of the sectors we have worked in


In the Education sector, our work has ranged from Nurseries, primary and secondary schools,
colleges and universities.

Healthcare Facilities

We're part of the North West Consortium of NHS Trusts approved list of consultancies, making us a trusted practice to work on hospitals and healthcare premises across almost 40 Trust organisations.

Emergency Services

clients across this sector include Greater Manchester Police, West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service and North West Ambulance Service.

Industrial and Commercial

Mechanical & Electrical building services provided across a range of factory and office installations, both new-build and refurbishments.

How we work

Our director and team are experienced consulting engineers, having applied their various expertise from mechanical and electrical engineering through to project management.

They are always closely involved with our clients and all members of the design team throughout the project. We believe in working closely with our clients in order to maintain control of the quality standards and to ensure that client satisfaction is met when it comes the building services.

We are proud members of The Association for Consultancy and Engineering and Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. We are also included on the CIBSE Low Carbon Consultants Register and on the North West Consortium of NHS Trusts approved list of consultants.

How can we help you?

Mechanical & Electrical Design
Condition surveys
Building appraisals
Service checks
Railway construction