Using industry leading products to create solutions as flexible and adaptable as us
Temperature Controlled Food Facilities
Are you planning to build new temperature controlled food facilities or extend, refurbish an existing food factory? We know there’s a lot to think about, including maintaining product integrity, hygienic controls and staff safety during construction works.
Thanks to our 70 years of experience in building all kinds of food production factories we can guarantee you a first class installation, helping you return to production with minimal disruption. We pride ourselves on delivering on time, on budget and safely.
High Quality Insulated Panels & Doors Perfect for Temperature-Controlled & Food-Safe Applications
Precise Design & Professional Project Management
ISO Quality Assured & CEBA Accredited Installation
Qualified & Experienced Installation Teams
2 Year Warranty for Installation Defects
Competitive & Transparent Pricing
We can help you right from the start and assist you every step of the way, from advising on latest best practice, reviewing plans, recommending contractors and value engineering.
In fact, the sooner you get us involved the more we can help. We can’t wait to help you create food production facilities that suit your business.
New Cheese Factory
Bath Soft Cheese
Bath Soft Cheese Ltd, producers of award-winning organic cheeses, are a family run business based at Park Farm in Bath.
Stancold were awarded for the internal fit-out of Bath Soft Cheese’s new hygienic dairy factory. The new building required food-safe walls, suspended ceiling and vision panels, floors, ancillaries, fire stopping and a variety of heavy duty chiller doors, fire rated and swing doors.
Stancold worked tirelessly with our client to design various temperature-controlled hygienic areas including a number of chillers, cheese washing and make rooms, packing and dispatch areas. Having carried out a number of hygienic dairy factory extensions in the past, Stancold have demonstrated their expertise in project management, outstanding installation and timely delivery.
Turnkey Food-Safe Solution for International Foods Manufacturer
Following the successful installation of a large hygienic facility on site, Stancold are pleased to be working with a Kent-based international foods manufacturer once again as they continue to expand their operations.
Stancold’s strong in-house technical knowledge has been utilised throughout the project so far, where the team have worked collaboratively with the client to provide advice and design a specification that best optimises their operations.
Installation will take place over four weeks and will be completed in two phases, conforming to the client’s work schedule, with the two production areas constructed initially. In working this way, Stancold have demonstrated strong versatility to the client’s requirements and will continue to do so throughout the length of this project.
This full turnkey solution, as part of an ongoing larger project on site, includes the facility’s design, refrigeration components and installation alongside comprehensive site surveys, detailed CAD drawings and competitive pricing.
If your food & drink business is planning to expand, renovate or even relocate this Summer and you would like trustworthy advice on food-safe areas or temperature-controlled storage, please get in touch on 0117 316 7000 or e-mail the team here.
A partnership between Mr Adams and Mr Rowland, two metalworker friends back from the war. Over the years, they became one of the first companies in England making cork filled coldroom panels that were sandwiched between timber frames and vapor repellent faces infilled with rope fibres, bitumen and caulk to create a seal.
Name change to Stancold Coldstore Construction
Where the name originated from is a combination of urban legend and myth. Some say it was the idea of an installer called Stan, some say it was a “clever use” of the concept of 'Standing in the Cold'. However we got here, we are proud of our roots!
The Gillham family steps in
Mervyn Gillham came from a different field and saw the potential within Stancold to become a leading company in this specialist marketplace. In 1997, his son Kevin Gillham joins the team.
Stancold acquires Mercury Coldrooms
Stancold becomes one with the well reputed local coldstore business, Mercury Coldrooms, bringing a wealth of knowledge and a great team of people to the company. Today, the majority of the senior management team of Stancold and our top project managers are originally from Mercury.
As a result of rapid expansion, Stancold moves into a new 2600 m² building conveniently located just off the M4 motorway in Avonmouth. This exciting change has allowed us to consolidate all teams, knowledge and resource into one central hub, whilst being able to effectively cover the whole of the UK and beyond.
From father to son
Mervyn Gillham retires at a young age to a warm country with a cold beer. His son, Kevin Gillham, takes over as Managing Director and remains to this day.
Gilcrest Group is established with a separate manufacturing division to provide specialist composite panels to the broader market whilst supporting Stancold's continued development.
Stronger team and offering
Stancold strengthens its team and offering to the market by introducing innovative uses of coldstore panels for other applications such as firewalls. Throughout the recession, Stancold remained profitable and retains all the key personnel who make the business what it is. A core of staff at this time have been in the same business for 20 years.
Stancold remains strong, completing many projects across an ever broadening spectrum of industries with an enviable reputation for offering outstanding customer service. We are devoted to giving you great value and total support which will enable us to be proud of your project and worthy of your next one!