About Us

Higgins is now proud to be part of the Meel Group. Higgins was initially established in 1966 and has over fifty years of experience in MEP, laboratory installations, specialist gas handling & detection.

We have an excellent and long-standing reputation in our sector and we pride ourselves on our high standard of work, safe working practices and cost-effective solutions.

Higgins is a progressive company and is invested in the vision of a greener future. We are specialists in installing renewable energy sources and EV charging points.

Higgins is located in Macclesfield, Cheshire and covers all of the UK.

Our Team

At Higgins, our highly skilled team plan and deliver projects on time, on budget, safely, efficiently and reliably.

Key People


James Dodd
Group Managing Director

James is a company director with more than 20 years’ experience in the property & construction industry.

Michelle Miles
Operations Director

Michelle is an experienced operations director. She oversees the company administrative operations and field service technology.

Rob Higgins
Mechanical Estimator

Rob is a leading specialist in lab plumbing and high-pressure gas system design with nearly 30 years' experience in this sector

Jason Dunn
Gas Detection Systems

Jason has been with the company for 35 years and is an expert in the design and integration of gas detection systems.

Kerry Aspey
Operations Manager

Kerry joined the business in July 2021 as an experienced Operations Manager, bringing with her 20+ years of experience in a management role.

Hayley Vickers
Head of Accounts

Hayley is responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the company.

Chris Pattison
Mechanical Services Manager

Chris has 15+ years in the installation and service sector. He comes from 'on the tools' to managing our team, bringing with him his skills and dedication to customer and job satisfaction.
Martin Wilshaw Higgins MEP

Martin Wilshaw
Electrical Services Manager

Martin is very experienced within commercial, domestic, and industrial electrical installations. First employed by G R Bayley in 1990, Martin has recently returned in the role of Electrical Services Manager.