About Raised Floor Solutions
Raised Floor Solutions is a specialist composite flooring contractor established in 2003 in Skelmersdale in Lancashire. The company became Employee Owned in 2019 and is a proud member of the EOT (Employee Ownership Trust).
RFS is the UK’s largest approved supplier and installer of Kingspan Multideck Steel Decking products and is a Tier 1 installer of Kingspan Access Floors.
Four specialist trading divisions – Metaldeck Steel Decking, Metpark Car Park Design and Build, Metcon Concrete Floors and Access Flooring – provide clients all over the UK with a total packaged solution to the design and construction of steel decked composite floor systems or new build car park schemes.
All site operatives are directly employed, trained and fully accredited to the current industry requirements.
Raised Floor Solutions offers a full in-house design service to achieve the most economic and specification compliant flooring solution. Designs are underpinned by the latest Kingspan technical software and product guarantees and RFS can provide collateral warranties backed with up to £10 million professional indemnity insurance.
Working in partnership with Clients and their professional contractors, the RFS technical team can advise on the most viable steel composite flooring solution to realise end user requirements and can supply CAD drawings and collaborate on BIM (Building Information Modelling) to an ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard.
Meet the Team
Sharon Hollins, Group
David Chester, Design &
David has been with the business since the beginning, joining the team in the drawing office and progressing to Design & Technical Manager. He now sees leads all pre site design activities together with the on site delivery of deck and concrete to the agreed design and specification.
As part of the management team since 2006 Sarah has progressed to Operations Manager within the Metaldeck and Concrete division. As well as her responsibility for the day to day organisation of decking and concrete projects Sarah maintains the Companies ISO Quality and CE Marking standards ensuring our continuing compliance.
Kevin joined Metaldeck in 2004 as a steel decking Estimator progressing to Sales & Estimating Manager in 2015. With years of knowledge and experience of composite steel deck and concrete floor systems Kevin and his team of Estimators provide our clients with competitive tender prices which in most cases offer value engineered solutions.
Non-Exec Director & Chief Financial Officer
Anthony has provided strategic advice to RFS for many years. He is a non-executive director and part-time chief financial officer and is responsible for managing the company finances, including financial planning, management of financial risks and financial reporting. He is also a director of the Trustee company.
Drawing Office & BIM Manager
Richard joined Metaldeck as a trainee draughtsman in 2006 using AutoCAD to produce deck design and layout drawings. He is now the Drawing Office & BIM Manager and leads the drawing team to produce detailed projects drawings using Autodesk Revit 3D which can then be integrated into state-of-the-art BIM models.
Senior Contracts Manager
Estimator Access Flooring
Jamie joined RFS in 2019 and works with the Access Flooring team to prepare detailed project tenders for new and existing clients. Jamie also represents the division at pre-start Client meetings before handing the project to the Contracts Manager and team to deliver.
Metpark specialises in the design and installation of composite steel floor decking for use in multi-storey car parks
Metcon Concrete Floors designs, supplies and installs concrete flooring on all types of steel decking floor systems
Raised Floor Solutions offers a full in-house design service. Early project involvement allows the company to value engineer the steel deck, concrete floor slab and access flooring elements to establish the most efficient design solution.
All design work is assured by the latest Kingspan design software and professional indemnity insurance.