About Us



Cumbria Mechanical and Plumbing Ltd was incorporated in 1984 and our head office has been in Carlisle since then. The business was recently acquired by
J & J Electrical (Cumbria) Ltd and we continue to work as mechanical installer as well as a combined M&E services contractor.


It has always been our ethos to ensure the highest level of service is maintained in all that we do. The range of work carried by ourselves varies from small maintenance projects to major mechanical plant room installations of over £1m. No matter how large or small the project we will always strive to complete it to the highest quality whilst ensuring health and safety standards are met.

Over the last 30 years we have worked in almost every industry associated with the built environment and have a proven track record in the following sectors:

  • Commercial
  • Manufacturing
  • Education
  • Public Sector
  • Emergency Services
  • Facilities Management
  • Health Care
  • Hotel and Hospitality
  • Leisure
  • Main Contractor
  • Affordable Housing
  • Nuclear

Staff and Quality 


Our mechanical engineers and plumbers are fully qualified with their relevant trade associations, including Gas Safe and the Lloyds Accreditation scheme along with our company being accredited to CHAS, Safe Contractor and Constructionline. This subjects the company to regular third-party audits and assessments to ensure our technical and quality competencies are maintained. These accreditations also enable the business to keep up to date with the latest changes in industry regulations and developments in technology.


We are proud to say our workforce is our most valuable asset, and as we grow we are continuing to recruit skilled engineers to develop further. Our mechanical engineers are full time members of staff they all carry I.D cards, CSCS cards and many of them hold CRB disclosures for when they work in environments with sensitive or vulnerable people in occupancy.


Collectively we employ over 100 people at our head office in Carlisle and regional office in Workington, including 20 back office staff along with 35 mechanical staff and 31 electrical engineers and apprentices within our parent company J&J Electrical (Cumbria) Ltd.


Our engineers cover:

  • Plumbing
  • LPG
  • Domestic Gas
  • Commercial Gas
  • Coded Welder