ABOUT US

It’s our knowledge and experience that sets us apart. We find the right solution for customers and work hard to understand the challenges they face to provide practical solutions.

Our team of specialist engineers have a combined two centuries worth of experience. We have been at the forefront of many engineering adaptations and continue to innovate and deliver outstanding products and customer service across our four key divisions:

The best way to find out what we offer is to talk to us.

OUR FACILITIES

Our facilities include a 14,000sq ft purpose-built office and factory space.

Based in central Scotland, Dundee is only 90 minutes’ drive from 90% of the Scottish population. Easily accessible by road, rail, sea and air it is strategically located on the east coast of Scotland. Its regional airport provides easy connections to London and Belfast and the ring road which circles the outskirts of Dundee provides fast and efficient road links in and out of the city.

Our customers like doing business with us because of our high level of customer support and the quality and reliability of our products. Our skilled and experienced team researches, designs, manufactures and tests all of our products from our Dundee base, to maintain the high quality we are known for.

OUR HERITAGE

1953
1990
2005
2010
2014
2015
2017
2020

1953

Established as a division of Ferranti – a UK based electrical engineering company that operated for over century and was a major supplier of electronics during World War 2.

1990

Management buyout.

Albacom as we know it is born.  The name ‘Alba’ is derived from the ancient word for Scotland, and ‘com’ refers to our expertise in microwave communications.

2005

Purpose built headquarters opened.

Our facilities include a 14,000sq ft office and factory space in Dundee, central Scotland.

2010

Approved ISO EN9001 status.

A standard for quality management systems is recognised internationally and applicable to all industries.

2014

Jim Davidson appointed as CEO.

A leader with a proven track record for developing small to medium-sized enterprises having owned, developed and managed businesses since 2004.

2015

Lifting & Electric Motor Winding Division.

Our business diversified to include the supply, commission and load test of ‘below hook’ industrial lifting equipment and a full refurbishment, repair, rewinding and testing service for up to 200kW motors.

2017

CNC Machining Division.

We enhanced our capabilities through acquisition, allowing us to tackle challenging technical requirements of component manufacture and assembly build/supply.

2020

Investment for the future.

A six figure investment as part of the Scottish Government’s Scottish Growth Scheme to develop business in new markets and support international expansion, on-shoring initiatives and to expand on innovative offerings and multiple services.

OUR TEAM

John Wilson
Business Development Manager

Mob: 07762 894055
j.wilson@albacom.co.uk

Ken Clarke
Business Development & Customer Success Manager

Mob: 07885 460930
k.clarke@albacom.co.uk

Bruce Duguid
Senior Lifting Services Engineer

Mob: 07951 165500
b.duguid@albacom.co.uk

Andrew Warwick
Customer Support Engineer

Mob: 07934 564300
a.warwick@albacom.co.uk

Graham Hall
Managing Director of Genista Energy Ltd

Mob :  07521 477906
graham.hall@genistaenergy.co.uk

Jim Davidson
Chief Executive Officer
Peter Clouston
General Manager
Shillan Dowie
Finance and Administration Manager
Bob Brown
Engineering Manager
Judith Young
Sales Administrator

WE ARE READY TO ASSIST

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