Passion in excellence and doing our work right the first time.


Based in Carlisle, Meldrum Ltd has been supplying its services to clients throughout the UK since 2005. Working mainly in market sectors that require the highest levels
of quality and safety, the company has grown to offer an impressive range of services including electrical installation, testing, maintenance & automation services.

As a company, Meldrum seeks to build relationships with clients based on trust in both our abilities and business ethics. For our part, the trust you place in us is repaid with our commitment that we always work in the interests of both parties to achieve the best possible outcome for the task in hand. This may be one of the reasons so many of our customers keep coming back. However, another reason is undoubtedly the impressive team of professionals, engineers and tradespeople that work for Meldrum. Each bringing with them experience and expertise collectively representing every type and size of industry and company.

Initially an Electrical and Instrumentation installation company, we’ve continually grown and developed our range of services to match the requirements of you, the Customer. So from bespoke automation systems, control panel build manufacture, embedded & mobile maintenance services through to small and large scale installation projects we have it covered.

Capabilities & Markets

Our versatile and highly trained electrical and instrumentation engineering team has the experience and capability to provide seamless solutions regardless of project demands. In addition to our installation and maintenance solutions, our services are further complemented by a comprehensive in-house bespoke automation & control panel manufacturing capability.
Our customers are mainly to be found in highly regulated industry sectors such as Nuclear, Rail, Power Generation, Renewables, Food & Drink. By their very nature, these industries demand the highest standards of compliance in matters of safety, environment and quality from their suppliers. This requirement is taken very seriously and as a company we fully recognise the significance of our role within these cultures. We understand and embrace the need to challenge and be challenged as well as the need to document our work and record our performance against traceable metrics. These can take many forms but typically cover topics such as:

  • Life time quality records
  • Detailed cost and progress plans
  • Risk assessments
  • Method statements
  • Safety audits
  • Toolbox talks and briefings

This proactive approach to these regulatory demands ultimately deliver results and savings in time and money for the customer through reduced supplier management requirements.

Our Story

Building relationships based on trust & exceptional service has been a fundamental and consistent mission since formation in 2005. From those earliest days providing electrical sub-contract services, to the current position as a supplier of a comprehensive and growing range of engineering installation and support solutions, we have built an enviable portfolio of customers that support this view.

Our success can be attributed to adhering to three simple principles that we believe our mission is built on, namely; Insight, Confidence & Honesty.



To become the leading provider of E,C & I engineering, testing and maintenance services to those markets where the highest levels of quality, safety, & sustainability are demanded.


  • Be the “first choice” company for every customer
  • Continually improve our standard of service through clear and responsive communication
  • Remain on the leading edge of standards, processes and techniques that provide our clients the most cost effective and professional services possible.
  • Treat every project as an opportunity to surpass benchmarks for quality and competence.
  • Strive to promote working practices that encourage and acknowledge respect of both people and environment

Our Values

Our uncompromising approach to business, summarised as Confidence, Insight, Integrity, and Ethical Behaviour, is made up of the key values of:

  • Safety
    Pride, though not complacency, of our record of keeping people safe from harm, and providing healthy working environments
  • Quality
    Passion in excellence and doing our work right the first time. We value and enjoy what we do and are proud of how we do it
  • Culture
    Dedicated to embracing diversity, inclusivity, openness and teamwork. All views are welcomed, acknowledged and considered
  • Relationships
    Positive, long-term relationships with our customers, subcontractors, suppliers, and colleagues form the cornerstone of success
  • Sustainability
    Commitment to improving communities where we work by respecting, engaging and protecting local people and environments.