Our team of highly trained and accredited designers, project managers and installers have been delivering best-in-class cabling installations and network designs across the EMEA region for more than two decades.

Our focus on your business requirements help us to understand the key elements to your cabling solution and enables us to work in close partnership with you and your team.

About us

Protek is a leading network design and installation company that partners with the very best manufacturers in the structured cabling industry to deliver and support your mission-critical applications and provide you with a 20+ year warranty for your copper and fibre cabling hardware.

About us

Kevin Wenman

Managing Director

From a technical background and many years working in the structured cabling industry meeting demanding customer requirements, budgets and deadlines with a particular emphasis on:

  • Sales
  • Customer relations
  • Operations management
  • Account management
  • Quality control

Jim Martin

Technical Director

RCDD qualified with 25 years experience in Information Technology, communications, building automation and data centre design. A company leader with core responsibilities to include:

  • Consultation
  • Design
  • Estimation
  • Business management
  • Implementation

History

Protek has been established for over 20 years and in this time have built strong relationships with world class partners and we only use the best products in the industry. Through consistent delivery the company has won industry recognition recently being awarded Panduit EMEA Business Partner of the Year among many other significant partner accreditations.

The Protek philosophy recognises Systems Integration as a process that includes the planning, design, implementation and management of a solution within a project management framework. In addressing the systems integration market we have built an enviable reputation for delivering on time and in-budget consistently and this is demonstrated by recurring business from our valued long term customers.

Mission Statement

Protek is dedicated to providing the best in high quaility network infrastructure installations for small businesses through to global blue-chip organisations.

Our mission is to: –

  • Clearly understand the customer requirements
  • Provide current information and emerging technologies
  • Offer concise customer support
  • Ensure competitive pricing
  • Deliver high quality installation and thorough documentation

Our services

Our services

Enterprise Solutions

We understand the importance of quality at every stage of the project from consultation to completion with detailed documentation and our solutions include: –

  • Consultation
  • Design
  • Supply
  • Installation
  • Administration & Documentation
  • Service & Maintenance

Consultation

We believe time spent discussing your requirements ensures selection of the best products and materials whilst considering your priorities and future proofing. We will also produce detailed specifications for your installation and understand the necessity to make you familiar with the most current emerging technologies and equipment available in the marketplace.

Design

Designs that meet or exceed current standards, performance and quality.

  • Detailed site surveys and evaluations
  • CAD layout designs
  • Detailed and scaled rack and cabinet space layouts
  • Expertise in all areas of enterprise and datacentre designs undertaken by in-house RCDD consultants
  • Quantity surveying
  • WiFi surveys, planning and performance analysis, heat maps and supporting documentation
  • All design in accordance with CENELEC EN50173, ISO 11801 and TIA/EIA 568 B as appropriate

Supply

  • Supplying products from all industry leading manufacturers to customers throughout EMEA
  • Shipping, cross border tax compliance and logistics expertise

Installation

We ensure that all our projects are supported by a dedicated project manager and supervisor. The team is then completed with well trained structured cabling engineers and we pride ourselves on keeping all our installation operatives up to date with training and focussed on quality.

  • Engineers fully trained and certified in all copper and fibre solutions
  • Health and safety and safe practices enforced rigorously through the company and all its operations
  • Expertise and experience delivering complex projects throughout EMEA
  • Racking and patching of customers’ equipment
  • Floor cabling installation
  • Campus cabling installation
  • Installation of WiFi access points
  • Installation of security IP cameras
  • Consistently delivering on time and in budget

Administration and Documentation

Our administration procedures are of the highest standard and provide the vital link between sales and project management. Upon completion we provide an Operations & Maintenance manual which documents floor layouts, patching records and test results. This comprehensive manual is maintained to document any changes and once complete we apply to the relevant manufacturers for the warranties to cover the installation.

Service and Maintenance

Service and maintenance agreements are not common with structured cabling installations however in order to keep your Operations & Maintenance manuals current we recommend you continue to use us for: –

  • Adds, moves and changes
  • Adding or upgrading equipment
  • Re-patching

We pride ourselves on the quality of our people and the service we provide

We pride ourselves on the quality of our people and the service we provide

Award winning

Our quality and innovation inspired Panduit to present us with the prestigious ‘EMEA Partner of the Year 2013’ award. To be recognised at such a high level is testament to our commitment and determination to succeed. We will continue to provide customers with the latest technological solutions supported by leading manufacturers and delivered to the highest possible standards.

Certified

Certification with world-leading manufacturers is a key part of our committment allowing us to deliver the very latest solutions, enterprise design and extend our own personal warranties to our customers. We are striving with our partners to ensure that we are delivering the highest quality service every time.

Case Studies

Case Studies

Location:SPAIN, Barcelona

Project:IT Infrastructure, Cabling & BDC

The Challenge

The office was obtained by the customer to house additional staff in the centre of Barcelona. Protek were employed to install the cabling infrastructure for the office.

Programme Details

The project was completed over a three month period consisting of multiple visits.

Project Facts

  • 38,380m of Cat6 cable
  • 2100 RJ45 connection modules
  • 280 twin Cat6 data drops
  • A network of 13 WiFi and 15 security outlets
  • An active Wi-Fi survey of the full site on completion

Location:IRELAND, Dublin

Project:IT Infrastructure, Cabling & Datacentre

The Challenge

20,000sqm industrial warehouse conversion to a call centre with 1400 call centre workers, board and meeting rooms, training rooms and a number of technical rooms.

Programme Details

  • Project ran for a period of 2 years
  • Protek managed cabling installation around other trades to minimise disruption
  • Testing commenced soon after using a Fluke DTX cable analyser

Project Facts

  • 250,100m of Cat6 cable
  • 24,340 RJ45 Cat6 connection modules
  • Copper and fibre links installed between 84 cabinets
  • 2300 twin Cat6 data drops supply users, meeting rooms, training rooms and offices
  • A network of 157 Wi-Fi and 114 security outlets
  • An active Wi-Fi survey of the full site on completion

Location:GERMANY, Berlin

Project:IT Infrastructure, Cabling & IT Rooms

The Challenge

This large mulit-national online retailer required a new larger purpose built office. A 10000sqm building was designed for the young dynamic work force and Protek won the contract to fit out the cabling solution.

Programme Details

  • A three month fast track programme with particular considerations made for low-level works
  • Protek managed cabling installation around other trades to minimise disruption
  • Low level IT cables were installed while termination commenced immediately
  • Testing commenced soon after using a Fluke DTX cable analyser

Project Facts

  • 16,4798m of cable
  • 6,032 RJ45 Cat6 connection modules
  • 3,012 RJ45 Cat5e connection modules
  • 48 CPI enclosures

A track record in delivering high end solutions

“My experiences working with Kevin and his company have only been positive. Time after time he has proven to be competetive, resourcefull, and reliable. Next to delivering all works on time and within budget he has no doubt added value to the projects and the experience. A true asset I highly recommend

– eBay

“Demonstrating considerable expertise, professionalism and with a great degree of dedication, Protek delivered a high quality service, with minimal supervision, on time and to budget”

– Tiger Communications

“Protek Systems were chosen as the contractor …becasue they had a clear understanding of the space moves and integration of the existing installation. There was a small amount of electrical and fibre work to be undertaken and we could use Protek to do this rather than involving another contractor. Protek met all the project time scales and the move was seamless”

– McAfee

“Electronic Arts have chosen Protek to undertake carious network installations throughout Europe. Protek were chosen because they are able to complete any network installation requirement, from a single cable to an entire office anywhere in Europe.”

– Electronic Arts

We work with an incredible group of customers

We only use industry leading partners

WE ONLY USE INDUSTRY LEADING PARTNERS

Protek is accredited to design, install & certify all Panduit structured cabling solutions.

Panduit is a global leader in network connectivity, delivering high end-to-end system solutions in support of your most demanding network requirements. The PAN-NET system provides high performance solutions with future ready features for system upgradeability and engineered to meet the requirements of applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP), Ethernet to home office and security. Panduit products are developed with breakthrough technology due to our continued focus on the needs of the customer and sustained high level of investment in state of the art development tools.

All Panduit products are backed by a 25 year product warranty.

As a Protek preferred partner, Panduit offers industry leading CBC access and consultancy support across all their latest products and services – to arrange a CBC visit with us, please contact us on sales@proteksystems.co.uk

Protek hold the accreditation to design, install & certify any Systimax solution

The SYSTIMAX® product portfolio includes some of the industry’s highest performing connectivity solutions for voice, data, video and building management applications in both wired and wireless enterprise networks. According to independent research, SYSTIMAX SCS is the most widely used cabling system in the world with over 1,000 miles (1,600km) of SYSTIMAX cable being installed every day in approximately 120 countries. Key to the SYSTIMAX SCS success is its commitment to manufacturing excellence and technological leadership through the on-going work of SYSTIMAX Labs, its global presence and reach.

Products come with a standard 20-year extended product warranty and applications assurance.

Some of our other partners

Get in contact

For all enquiries please contact us:

Our head office is located at:

Unit 6, Manor Farm Offices
Flexford Road Southampton,
Hampshire SO52 9DF,
United Kingdom

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