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While so much of the food consumed across the UK comes from overseas; there is still an incredible number of food production factories and facilities producing food and drink products in the UK that are to be sold globally. Everything from primary and secondary food processing products all the way to tertiary food processing facilities to cater for the consumption demands of consumers.

At HF Group, we hold a unique place among our competition thanks to our unique make up of over 6 service division that cover everything from Electrical installation to Food Production Machine Control Coding and the Fire & Security Services that oversees them. We are perfectly placed to offer a complete turn key package for businesses in the food production industry who are looking for a reliable, professional contractor that can provide installation and set up, 24/7 repairs and year round maintenance services across multiple sites in the UK.

We have worked on food production facilities for many high street names including Tunnocks Bakery, 2 Sisters Food Group and Atlantic SeaFish (to name just a few).

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What services can we provide in the Food Production Sector?

Installations and Set Up of Machinery

The food production process can include cooking, mixing, refrigerating, freezing, holding onto stock and of course final packaging. In a fast paced consumer market where production output is key, this requires dedicated production machinery.

Our Electrical And Automated Controls Departments are fully able to install and set up food production machinery and complete regulated yearly inspections and safety checks. Our Fire & Security Division can implement new fire safety protection solutions including sprinkler systems and fire alarms as part of any factory expansion or refurbishment.

Our Mechanical Division can design and install new HVAC systems and other ventilation systems required for cooking production as well as fitting any required plumbing systems for the production demands of your facility.

Maintenance of Machinery

A days downtime in the food production industry can be hard to make back when your product is in such high demand. Which means that operational downtime must always be kept a minimum. At HF Group, we provide a full service 24/7 emergency call out service for all electrical and mechanical needs. Our Security services are provided with a 24/7 monitoring system to keep your stocks and warehousing secure.

Tailored control system design

Through our HF Controls Division, we are able to provide a complete control system for your companies food production needs. We will assess and gain a full understanding of your unique requirements through an in depth communication, site survey and URS (User Requirement Specification) documentation. The design process will take into consideration;

  • Hardwired or PLC controlled
  • Control Philosophy
  • .Local/In House Specifications
  • .Operating Environment
  • .Budget
  • .Certifications
  • .CE
  • .EN60204-1:2006
  • .EN60439
  • .DNV

Over the years we have build a solid reputation for the manufacture and supply of control systems that can be used for a wide range of industries including but not limited to Renewables, Dust Extraction, Chemical Dosing, Marine and Water and Waste Water Treatment.

We understand how important reliability, production uptime and long-term sustainability are to you and your food or drink business.

If you need to quickly configure and install automation solutions, and maintain them over a significant period of time, we can help. Our control systems have been designed to provide seamless migration of external parameters using our latest application tools and we are able to provide our installation services using existing field cabling to help enable swift re-commissioning of existing infrastructure.

HF Group provides the peace of mind you need to keep your production line moving.

Food Refrigeration Systems

We can work on refrigerator systems of all shapes and sizes including commercial walk in freezers. We can also provide maintenance contracts and emergency call out repair services for commercial refrigeration systems.

HF Air Conditioning and Refrigeration manage projects from initial contact right through to completion. For installation of our Air Conditioning Refrigeration systems we provide a free on-site survey to ensure each customer receives the best possible solution tailored to their individual needs.

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Find out more

Whether you are looking at refurbishing an existing food production facility, expanding one or setting up a new facility from scratch, we offer the perfect combination of services to get your food production up and running smoothly.

To find out more, please call our direct line on 0800 783 9480 or by emailing info@hf-group.co.uk.
Alternatively, you can fill out the form below and your enquiry will be passed directly onto one of our senior management team to contact you directly.

With offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Manchester, Aberdeen and Belfast we are just able to offer our services across the whole of the UK and with senior-level hands-on management from initial planning to final handover, and with the opportunity to tap into a wide range of varied services and associated consultants with a skills base and command of technologies which are second to none. Working with HF Group is more than just another service contractor.

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Related services we offer

HF Electrical provides cover for all aspects of electrical power supply set up and distribution


If your business is looking to integrate a new plant extension or significant upgrade to an existing plant/site then HF Automated Controls Integration Works Service may be exactly what you have been looking for. Our team can integrate plant extensions or upgrades to existing facilities while minimising downtime for client operations.


Upgrading your businesses old fluorescent or halogen lighting to LED Lighting technology can offer REAL costs savings on your yearly energy bills whilst offering lower maintenance costs and a more inviting working environment.


With any facility upgrade or expansion, the installation work required can be a challenge. However with HF Automated Controls, our team can work on a supervisory role or complete the works entirely. Our installation teams have worked on sites across the world and our knowledgeable personnel can offer support to clients on sites during the installation works.


For more information on our System Commissioning and Site Acceptance Testing, please contact us
High Voltage Electrical Installation for Heavy Demand Food Production Equipment


We can provide your work place with any required certification for fixed wiring in line with our NIC regulations. We can offer services such as yearly 20% EICR (Fixed Wiring) Periodic inspection & Testing, 5 yearly Commercial 100% EICR, Domestic Change of Tennant EICR Report and also the yearly recommended PAT (Portable appliance Test).


As part of existing rewiring program or during factory and production expansion.


HF Fire and Security Services cover all aspects of fire alarm systems from the initial design and installation right up to maintenance of the system. We provide full certification at the end of all works for better piece of mind.


HF Fire and Security cover all aspects of emergency lighting systems. From the initial design and installation right up to the maintenance of the system.


HF Fire and Security provide 24/7 monitoring cover for your business. We offer customisable client specific requirements that fit with what you define as paramount to your business and its security.


HF Fire and Security provide 24/7 call out cover to our clients so no matrer when you require help, HF Fire and Security are on hand to support you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.


HF Fire and Security provide maintenance and remedial works to sprinkler systems as well as the main pumps.


HF Fire & Security can support you and your workplace through all encompassing maintenance agreements. This ensures that every discipline within the building is receiving regular maintenance as well as providing full certification on all works carried out on site.


Water cost reduction surveys and contracts is a key part of HF Groups Mechanical Services. The supply of water in the UK has always been a tightly regulated marketplace which means that there is the misconception that there is very little savings to be made. We are strengthening our Water cost reduction surveys and contracts services to ensure that we exceed the demands placed on us from customers looking to make savings from their existing suppliers.


HF Group Mechanical Services team of engineers specialise in the design, supply, installation and commissioning of a huge range of ventilation systems for use in domestic, commercial and industrial application.


HF Air conditioning and Refrigeration have extensive experience with Air Conditioning Refrigeration installations of all sizes; Ranging from small wall mounted split systems to large scale VRV systems.


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