About us: Eltel-UK limited, formed in 2009 by brothers Michael and Adam Ritchie, We are currently working with Telent infrastructure services, contracted for BT/Openreach.
Covering the North East of England. We have recently extended our “footprint” into York, East Riding, Leeds & Bradford and Hull , making us one of the largest independent civils sub-contractors working on the Openreach contract for Telent, in the UK.
Adam Ritchie director, “The past Eleven years has been quite challenging at times, we have some excellent levels of commitment from our suppliers sub-contractors and staff, providing key installation and maintenance for the telecoms industry on behalf of our clients Telent Infrastructure services”
Michael Ritchie director, “Staff and suppliers are key to our business, We employ very dedicated staff, and have some of the best, if not the best labour only sub contractors on the Bt/Openreach contract, with the help, determination and dedication of everyone involved, we crossed a milestone in 2019 of Ten Years in business, in which we have provided circa 50,000 completed jobs throughout the North East of England on behalf of our clients for Bt and Openreach, now in 2020 we have had our contract with Telent extended for a further 5 years, helping to connect some rural areas to a brand new fibre optic network”
We are currently working on telecom civils contracts for our major clients, telent infrastructure services, Openreach, and SCD.
Small singular excavations, large excavations, joint chamber construction, duct laying, manhole design and construction, directional drilling, thrust boring and reinstatement are all part of the service we provide, as well as planning and local authority negotiations.
Quality: Eltel-UK will supply a quality service to the utility industry, we source all of our materials from suppliers locally, we aim to deliver the highest quality of service to our clients and demonstrate consistently high class of standards of professionalism. Our service / product will be delivered in accordance with all requirements of our clients.
Environment: Eltel-UK are very conscientious about their impact on the environment, and as such have put in place a target of reducing waste to landfill by 90% by 2020. We have recently renewed our plant and machinery to more energy efficient models, and monitor our fuel consumption to maintain a steady reduction, the company directors are currently investigating the use of electric powered vehicles with the aim to bring some vehicles into the fleet by mid 2021.
Health and Safety: Eltel-UK take the health and safety of its staff and suppliers very seriously. We are proud members of Citation, a health and safety and training consultancy company.
Constantly challenging unsafe acts and behavior has helped maintain a safe place to work. We use “dont walk by” to record and monitor incidents and near misses, this identifies trends and helps us to maintain our excellent safety record.
Training: Atlas, a citation company, allows us to maintain safety training records for all of our workers, we also offer public users and sub contractors the opportunity to be trained and re:trained using their own unique log in details on hundreds of different subjects which upon successful testing provides the user with a ROSPa certificate, a nationally recognized certificate “the Royal society for the prevention of accidents”