Intelligent Technology, Real Performance

Experts in construction networks.

From stadia to mixed-use offices and shopping centres, our innovative, complex networks form the backbone of some of London’s most iconic buildings. With unmatched levels of expertise, we are the proven technology partner to deliver intelligent infrastructure that drives real performance.

To deliver on time, every time, you need an experienced network partner. One who understands the aggressive critical dates and tight financial constraints you face. One you can trust to get the job done. At Ideal, we help Prime and M&E contractors do this every day. 

Our team of dedicated construction experts work consultatively - offering guidance from pre-sales to post practical completion. The network innovation we introduce delivers new levels of speed, security and visibility at the same time as driving commercial value. And with a ‘right-first-time’ approach, we deliver on-time, every time. 

Our Projects

TClarke, 22 Bishopsgate

TClarke, 22 Bishopsgate

Sitting at the heart of London’s new ‘vertical village’ is a secure, flexible and robust network, designed and implemented by Ideal.

Rugby Football Union, Twickenham Stadium

Read the case study here

Rugby Football Union, Twickenham Stadium

Discover how Ideal helped the largest dedicated rugby union venue in the world create a state-of-the-art connected stadium. Read the case study here: 

Read the case study here

Skanksa, K1 Knightsbridge

Skanksa, K1 Knightsbridge

Going live in Autumn 2020 is a first-class wired and wireless networking solution for this prestigious mixed-use development in London.

Skanska, St Giles Circus

Skanska, St Giles Circus

Using a highly structured approach to time and risk management, Ideal delivers on time and within budget for this mixed-use development.

Skanska , Battersea Power Station Phases 1 & 3a

Skanska , Battersea Power Station Phases 1 & 3a

Ideal’s innovative, high-performance networks underpin core building management systems in the redevelopment of one of London’s iconic Grade II* listed buildings.

Mace, Battersea Power Station Phase 2

Mace, Battersea Power Station Phase 2

Ideal’s innovative, high-performance networks underpin core building management systems in the redevelopment of one of London’s iconic Grade II* listed buildings.

How We Drive Real Performance

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Intelligent, Secure Networks

We architect, commission and support high-performance, resilient, complex network infrastructures on projects for contractors including Skanska, Mace and TClarke.
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Value-Engineering Approach

We are well versed in working on highly visible, high speed and high-volume transaction projects. We can be relied on to move quickly when required and with a great degree of flexibility.
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Deep Industry Intelligence

We deploy and manage highly-secure networks built to specification, which deliver the resilience you require today, and provide options for the smart initiatives you may need in the future.
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Highly Accredited to Support Contractors

We are committed to a ‘right-first-time’ approach and invest heavily in industry accreditation to ensure we effectively manage complicated construction projects
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Unbeaten Track Record

We have successfully delivered projects on time and within budget for Phase 1 of Battersea Power Station, as well as Twickenham Stadium and Westfield Shopping Centres.

What we do

Our team of construction experts can help deliver the intelligent technology your project requires:
Deliver to Specifications
  • Be it a landlord network or public WiFi we deliver exactly to specifications
  • Our construction experts respond quickly and effectively to new build bids
  • Plus, we introduce alternative and innovative ways of working
Work Consultatively with Your Teams
  • We offer expertise from pre-sales to post practical completion
  • We help you deliver complex change seamlessly
  • Our team is extremely experienced, approachable and nimble
Deliver Right First Time
  • We have a strong, experienced construction delivery team
  • 60 London Wall, Ministry of Defence and 10 Fenchurch Avenue – complex networks delivered on time and within budget
  • We de-risk ‘just-in-time’ deployment with our highly structured process within staging
Focus on Mitigating Risk
  • We are committed to a ‘right-first-time’ project delivery approach
  • Our standards include: EN ISO 9001:2015, EN ISO 2700, IOSH, ECS, SSTS.
  • We are an advanced member of the Achilles BuildingConfidence community
Partner with Industry-Leading Vendors
  • We hold advanced security and architecture accreditations with leading vendors including Cisco
  • We have established long-term relationships with essential construction third parties 
  • We can coordinate related work packages and be the one-stop-shop for all networking requirements

Our Services

Our experience means we have a deep understanding of the specific challenges involved with complex construction projects, and that our teams already have the required accreditation to work on site. Our partnership with Cisco ensures that we can converge standalone building systems into one IP platform, helping you build smarter - deploying optimised lighting and building automation technology.

  • We work with construction and M&E organisations across multiple critical infrastructure platform elements.
  • Common network services (CNS)
  • Secure cloud connected infrastructure
  • Public and guest Wi-Fi, including Smart Spaces and analytics
  • Building management systems (BMS) 
  • Industrial systems integration
  • Identity Based Networking Services
  • Building network segmentation and security
  • Identity Access Management (IAM)

Rugby Football Union

See how we helped transform Twickenham Stadium.
Read the case study

Resources

Free guides, tips and lessons from our team of passionate construction experts.

Five ways contractors can plan for success

As you continue planning for post-virus recovery and success, we believe these top five areas will play an important part in shaping the sector. 

Ideal - experts in construction networks

Our enterprise networks form the backbone of some of London’s most iconic buildings. From stadia to mixed-use offices and shopping centres, Ideal has deep expertise in the construction industry. Our sector knowledge
enables us to design, deploy and manage intelligent, highly secure networks that continue to deliver the strong foundation you require.

How to out-perform in a challenging construction environment

Up to 9% of UK project costs are the result of project rework and poor communication.

You need a partner that can help lower that number. 

The rise of ‘just-in-time’ construction: tips for de-risking deployment

How do construction contractors reap the benefits of just-in-time construction and minimise the risk? As you continue planning for post-virus recovery, here are some points that are well worth considering.

Talk to us about your project today