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  Legionella Control, Water Hygiene and Water Treatment Services

With the ever increasing requirements from the Health and Safety Executive and in the interest of associated industrial bodies, SMC have established themselves nationwide as a specialist in the field of air and water systems treatment. We are based in Chatteris in Cambridgeshire and provide nationwide industry and commerce with a range of services and products allowing piece of mind to facilities, maintenance and building service managers.Public and employee health is of primary concern today, the dangers given associated with poor air and water quality, this married with the negative media coverage from the convicted offenders of legislative requirements, enforces the responsible person to take appropriate protective action.Such actions included for System Management Consultants Ltd to provide comprehensive and professional advise, for safe and correct controls to be deployed, with suitable management procedures and documentation to be in place.Our services are backed by years of both field and industrial experience within the air and water treatment market place and further endorsed by our operational techniques.


Tel: 01480 447422

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The ACOP sets out a requirement under the Health and Safety at Work act 1974 and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health 2002 (COSHH) Act for the management and control of microorganisms such as Legionnellosis. The ACOP provides the guidance through which prosecution may be made under the relevant legislative acts. Whilst failure to comply to any part of the ACOP is not in itself an offence, that failure may be used in a court of law in contravention to HSWA 1974, COSHH 2002 and MHSWA 1999.The ACOP applies to any work undertaken and to premises used in connection with a trade. All water systems should be considered with the potential for both growth and water dissemination to the atmosphere of the Legionella Bacteria assessed.

For the adequate prevention of Legionellosis, water systems should be able to operate under suitable hygienic conditions.System Management Consultants Ltd offer both detailed surveys for these systems followed by suitable recommendations for the Improvements ensuring the criteria for water systems operation is achieved. These criteria include for:

  • Suitable operating temperatures of <20°C for cold water storage and distribution. >50°C for hot water services distribution and 60°C for hot water storage.

  • No stagnant areas of supply and distribution, commonly known as dead legs.

  • Cold water storage tanks, conforming to the Water byelaws inclusive of tight fitting lids, overflow and warning pipe screens for the prevention of contaminants and adequate insulation.Inlet and outlet adjacent to allow flow through tank.

System Management Consultants Ltd offer a comprehensive range of products and services tailored to your needs and requirements.

Some of the water treatments services that our dedicated team can offer are as follows:

  • Acid cleaning/descaling works

  • Closed system analysis and sampling

  • Closed system dosing

  • Chemical cleaning and flushing of closed water systems

  • Routine sampling works

  • Water softener Servicing and maintenance.




Our customers are the most important people in our business. In our dealings with customers, subcontractors, suppliers, and each other, we treat everyone, as we would like to be treated. We are committed to providing a safe working environment for all our customers and employees. We are dedicated to quality and continuous improvement by meeting or exceeding the expectations of our customers.

Our clients include schools, colleges, universities, hospitals, nursing homes, shops, factories, and financial institutions.

We pride ourselves on working with our clients, as opposed to for our clients, offering tailor made packages to suit our clients requirements and needs. We always endeavour to provide a first class support service throughout, from first point of contact to job completion with no exceptions. Customer satisfaction is always at the forefront of our aims.

System Management Consultants Ltd - 2014

Your enquiry is important to us, so please don't hesitate to contact us to discuss your requirements.


For general enquiries please fill in the form on the right, or alternatively please call us on 01480 447422


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