On Monday 16th September, P & I welcomed service control coordinator, Stephanie Marne, to the team.
On Friday 16th August, we celebrated Matt Driver’s 10 years’ service with P & I. Matt was joined by his colleagues for a presentation and received a bottle of champagne, a box of chocolates, an extra day’s holiday and a cheque for £100 to mark his 10-year milestone with the company.
On Friday 29th March at 11pm (UK time), the UK will leave the EU with or without a deal, so we interviewed service manager, Ashley Benfield, to find out what P & I are doing in the build up to the UK’s departure.
Last month, we celebrated Jon Terzza’s 10 years’ service with P & I. Joined by his colleagues for a presentation, Jon received a bottle of champagne, a box of chocolates, an extra day’s holiday and a cheque for £100 to mark his 10-year milestone with the company.
During the month of November, a team of P & I staff took on the challenge of growing a moustache to raise funds for the Movember Foundation. Over the month, we have managed to raise over £500 through the support of family, friends, colleagues and suppliers.
For the month of November, a group of P & I staff are taking part in the challenge of growing a moustache to raise funds for the Movember Foundation.
On Friday 25th August, we celebrated four of our team who have reached 10 years’ service with P & I. Maggie Bentley, Ashley Benfield, Dave Lawty and Martin Woodham were all joined by their colleagues for the presentation at our new office in Havant.
During the last month, P & I have welcomed two new apprentices to the office team. On Monday 15th May, we welcomed Hayley Laurence as our business administration apprentice and then on Monday 12th June, Nathan Jackett joined the service team as service control apprentice.
On Friday 26th May, P & I celebrated the official opening of their new purpose built premises in Harts Farm Way, Havant. The P & I team were joined by customers, suppliers, family and friends, along with Alan Mak, Conservative MP for Havant performing the official opening duties as guest of honour.
On Saturday 27th May, British Airways suffered a massive IT failure causing huge disruption to holiday makers over the bank holiday weekend.
Due to our continuing success, P & I have been actively recruiting for engineers to join our team. On Monday 13th March, Ruan Brydon joined the company as a fast response engineer.
On Friday 16th December, the P & I team took part in the Save the Children’s Christmas Jumper Day. In total, we managed to raise £105.20 from the donations made for wearing our jumpers, the bake sale and the guess the amount of chocolates.
P & I are very proud to be the first critical power supply company to place skilled personnel on two wheels.
Following customer feedback and assessing our own KPI’s it was evident that response times were being effected by growing traffic congestion, especially in central London and other inner city areas…
Everyone likes to do their bit in aid of raising money for charity, none more so than us here at P & I. This year on the 2nd of August 2015 we had two members of P & I Generators volunteer to abseil down the side of the famous Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth…
On 23/05/2016 P & I played a game of football months in the making which was decided on Monday night. A squad consisting of the captain (Myself) Jake, Scott, Jon, Michelle, Ashley, Dan and Lewis.
After losing in the first leg to Adept Power the P & I team was eager to put things right…
Here at P & I we are always on the lookout for great prospects from the surrounding areas to see if we can develop and nurture talent to help them strive to achieve the most that they can.
For years we have sponsored Team 26 (a local Thundercat racing team) who have had some amazing recent results and continue to push on in their competitions.
S.S. Shieldhall is the largest working steam ship in Britain, maintained and operated by unpaid volunteers serving as a part of Britain’s maritime heritage and a member of the National Historic Fleet. This month P & I had the pleasure to complete a deal with the management team of the Shieldhall for a rather bespoke marine specification generator.
2016 has started rather brightly for everyone here at P & I with the prospect of the new building having begun development and expected to be fully up and running in the latter part of this year. The 1 ½ acre lot will offer new chances for progress for us and hopefully the surrounding areas.
Havant Borough Council continues to forge ahead with its Prosperity Havant strategy, having met with the constituency MP, key local developers and businesses at a business breakfast event held at the Public Service Plaza.
The event not only highlighted the many success stories of businesses developing within the borough, but also the significant investment being made into the continued prosperity of the area.
Hampshire-based power solutions company, P & I Generators, has been appointed a Gold Dealer for one of the world’s leading generator designers and manufacturers, SDMO.
P & I will immediately join a very select group of organisations that can describe themselves as SDMO Gold Dealers.
Paul Benfield, Director of P & I Generators Ltd, explains why company success is built on understanding the unique challenges of the Public Sector environment and why delivering the right critical standby power solution first time, is as critical as the power and services that sites have to support.
We are delighted to announce that P & I Generators have been named as official UK distributor for SALICRU, Spain’s leading manufacturer of UPS equipment.
Since 1965, SALICRU have been at the forefront of innovative research and development (R&D) of electronic power equipment.
The UK Medical Research Council has a research unit based in Uganda which carries out clinical trials and research into HIV and AIDS. The main MRC Station is at Entebbe where there are three principle MRC buildings (labs and offices) plus various out buildings including generator houses, vehicle workshop, chemical and other stores plus an IT disaster recovery room and staff housing. All are located on or adjacent to the same campus in Entebbe whilst in the other stations in Masaka and Kyamlibuwa (a rural locale) a similar arrangement holds. There is one other clinic in the capital, Kampala.
From Friday 14th September to Tuesday 25th September P & I Generators will be in attendance at the Boat Show in Ocean Village Southampton…
On the 21st November P & I Generators invited a host of family, friends, staff, suppliers and customers who have helped with P & I’s amazing progress to their “10th Anniversary – Power in the Tower” celebrations at Portsmouth’s prestigious Spinnaker Tower in Gunwharf Quays (another customer of P & I’s!)…