About Us

Values

Build a business that delivers outstanding value for our clients creating exceptional lives and memories for everyone involved

Accreditations

We have Chartered Engineer status with CIBSE, we are members of the FPA, Safe Contractor, Institute of Fire Safety Managers along with membership of the Institute of Energy. ​

Our Partners

Our Team

Alun Ottley

Alun Ottley

Director

Alun has managed the engineering services for large complex facilities and has acted as the lead for Fire Risk Management in several major commercial buildings. As a professional building M&E Services Engineer he brings a wealth of technical experience and knowledge to both Building Fire Risk and Construction Fire Risk Management. Hence he offers strong technical and operational skills to support the AcuFireUK approach, working with local teams to fully understand the fire problems, engineer out risk and to reduce Fire risk to ensure management systems and investment in Fire Systems is done at an optimum level.

Andy Dobbs

Andy Dobbs

Director

Andy works with clients to help them make the most of energy use, be that by helping them to reduce their costs, increase their use of green energy, or attain accreditations such as those awarded by the Energy institute. He has worked with large organisations, for example, to help rationalise and reduce their energy use by examining the current levels of consumption and making recommendations on where savings can be made, both in usage and in costs. He has undertaken an extensive amount of data modelling and analytics work, as well as an understanding of the practical implementation of any changes

Danielle Oakley

Danielle Oakley

Administration Manager

Danielle graduated with a Business Studies Degree from Nottingham Trent University in 2001. Having worked nearly 10 years in London in various Banking and Finance roles, she went on to have a family, and then worked at an Oil Company in a Commercial Analyst role for 4 years. After a short career break, Danielle joined AcuFire UK in November 2018 as an Administration Manager in a part-time role. With Danielle’s business experience and knowledge, she manages all the administration of the business and ensures everything is in order, especially the directors as they need keeping in order!

Ewa Kinsman

Ewa Kinsman

Operations Manager

Ewa completed her FDA in Business Studies from University of West London in 2011. Has14 years experience in People and Operations Management in various Retail, Administration and Facility Management roles in Heathrow and Central London. Joined Acufire UK in July 2017 as an Administration Manager where she had an opportunity to work with the Fire Safety Team and in 2018 was awarded with a Fire Risk Assessment and Management diploma recognised by Fire Protection Association . A “New Mummy” and on Maternity leave from March 2019. Returning at the beginning of 2020 to take on new exciting role of Operations Manager.

Duncan Hopkins

Duncan Hopkins

Senior Engineer

Duncan has over 49 years' experience in a large range of technical services installed in today’s buildings. He brings a wealth of airport experience in building management systems, specialist IT systems, energy surveying and performance testing, flow & heat metering including access control and fire systems. He also has extensive knowledge of control systems for HVAC equipment and how it integrates with multiple building management systems. With his sound engineering knowledge of building systems Duncan provides expertise across very complex environments. Duncan leads our engineering and service delivery team across Heathrow and West London. Duncan also has extensive experience of flow measuring and metering in pipes of all types from Steel to Concrete.

Martyn Woods

Martyn Woods

Technical Manager

Martyn has over 25 years experience in Airport engineering, construction and risk management services. He brings a wealth of airport experience in project management. From temporary buildings (Olympic terminal 2012), to new terminals; shell and core to fit out of BA & retail spaces (T5 & T2). Also making room for new taxiways and buildings with the decommissioning & demolition of T1; pier 3 & 4. Martyn leads our projects and service delivery team across Heathrow and West London.