NEWS

August 2021 - Consort Place, Docklands, London

Vertex are very excited to announce a new consultancy commission with a new client, this landmark mixed use luxury development in London's Docklands comprises two main towers including a hotel plus a school. The project will house 15 new Schindler lift installations, four of which will serve the new 67 floor main tower. This is a great new scheme for us to be involved with and we are very much looking forward to working with our new client and partners at Midgard.

June 2021 - Nike Town, London

Vertex have been engaged to support the store with necessary enhancements to an existing goods lift within this iconic store, with local lockdowns lifting these stores are now prepared and ready to re-open to the public so it goes without saying that all internal services and facilities need to be ready and able to work at capacity.
The works Vertex are engaged with include the overseeing of door and internal car works, interacting closely with the incumbent lift maintenance contractor.

June 2021 - Nike, Malaga

With Nike building a new state of the art store in Malaga, Spain, Vertex have been instructed to provide full scope lift consultancy services relating to one new disabled access passenger lift, it's always exciting to be involved in overseas sites especially working as part of the professional team with such an iconic global brand.

June 2021 - 50 Kings Hill Avenue, Kent

We are proud to announce a new commission for a new client, the works include full scope consultancy services plus Principal Designer duties relating to the full replacement of two existing, three floor, passenger lifts for Vail Williams. The existing office building forms part of the business area within the popular Kings Hill development in West Malling, Kent.


February 2021 - Vincent Road, Woolwich - Pure Lake Group

We are pleased to announce our appointment in supporting Pure Lake Homes in the procuring of a new passenger lift at a new build scheme in Woolwich, South East London. Having attended Woolwich College in the 1990's its nice to be back in the area!
Pure Lake are a long established Bromley based property developer supplying high end apartments within the Kent and South East Regions, Vertex are very much looking forward to supporting Pure Lake with their lift requirements for many years to come.

February 2021 - Association for Project Safety

We are proud to announce that we have been accepted as 'Associate' members of the Association for Project Safety. The Association for Project Safety is the leading membership body for professionals working in design and construction, health and safety risk management.

February 2021 - SafeContractor Accreditation

We are proud to announce after months of checks and analysis that we are now accredited to SafeContractor in the roles of Professional Lift Consultancy as well as Principal Designer duties in line with the CDM Regulations 2015.

The Principal Designer role has legal obligations so as a client please ensure you assess who you are planning to use prior to appointment. There is a questionnaire on the HSE website which can aid you with this assessment.

November 2020 - Nike Town - Oxford Street, London

Our direct relationship and workload with Nike Inc. continues to grow with a new commission surveying a newly installed goods lift at Nike Town, London. With the store being one of their two flagships European stores, the other being in Paris, it was great to see how the industrious the staff were, gearing up in time for the Christmas rush and the reopening after extensive refurbishment works including major improvement works to the escalators plus the lift replacement.

October 2020 - Skillcrown, Bromley

At Skillcrown we are providing expert advice on all things lifts, across a diverse range of projects they are currently working on. Skillcrown specialise in new build apartment blocks for numerous housing associations across London and South-East.

September 2020 - Findley's of Cooden, Bexhill-on-Sea

This is a young, dynamic estates management practice that provides a full range of building management services to its clients who mostly are 'live in' tenants within apartment blocks. Vertex are providing expert advice on the lifts to ensure they comply with all relevant regulations so that the tenants have safe and reliable use of their assets for many years to come.

August 2020 - Nike Store - Hamburg, Germany

A new commission from our partners at Nike, this time just north of Hamburg, will be interesting to experience flying overseas for the first time since the Coronavirus outbreak in March. The work consists of a full dilapidation survey of an existing lift located in the new retail outlet.

July 2020 - Lego store - Leicester Square, London

Vertex have recently been commissioned to carry out a detailed survey and report on the passenger lift within the Lego Store, being a collector of Lego racing cars this is certainly more of a pleasure and does not feel like work! Maybe its only a matter of time before Lego actually build a working lift....

May 2020 - Kart racing - Kent

We at Vertex are big motorsport fans and have a real passion for grass routes kart racing, we now have a company kart which is all liveried to suit the business, we are hoping to take part in the Kent Kart Championship which is held over three rounds next year. Watch this space for more news on this plus some photos! If you see us out please come and say hello.

February 2020 - Projects in Hackney - Brighton & The Royal Docks, London

It is with real pleasure to announce the commencement of the new lift replacement and modernisation projects in Hackney, Brighton and The Royal Docks. It is great that the business cogs are starting to spin in the new world we are now living and working in. This means our positive reputation is spreading and our working with our preferred lift contractors partners lets hope it leads to ongoing repeat business.

January 2020 - New office space - Kent

Due to continued growth we have now moved to a 'holding space' within a beautiful barn in the Kent countryside, this is whilst our new purpose-built office is being constructed for a move later this year, onwards and upwards.