We bring together years of construction industry and hands-on laboratory user experience, allowing us to get the perfect understanding of your project needs, right first time.
We have been providing specialist laboratory services for leading organisations since 2006, creating laboratory refurbishments in London, Reading, Oxford and across the UK with inspiring results. Our team of specialist laboratory designers is passionate about creating inspiring, sustainable and productive work environments that are agile enough to evolve with needs.
Derek JonesPre-contracts Director
A driven leader, Derek’s primary role is to ensure the success of Bulb’s relationship with the client team. He manages all pre-contract activity including the finalisation of design & tender submissions. Having completed several laboratory projects, Derek has gained an excellent understanding of laboratory client needs, emerging trends & a strong network of scientific contacts.
Phone: 07775 712872
Paul HorsburghContracts Director
Passionate about detail, Paul is responsible for the management of all construction activities including the management of specialist sub-contractors & all health & safety matters. Paul has managed complex laboratory projects acquiring valuable insights into clients’ work processes, changing research needs & regulatory constraints.
Phone: 07775 712861
Manisha KulkarniHead of Science & Technology
A versatile professional, Manisha has over 20 years of laboratory user experience. Responsible for providing scientific expertise for Bulb’s specialist laboratory design projects & building relationships with the science community, her experience allows the Bulb team to get a clear understanding of clients’ needs e.g. process & work-flows, regulatory compliance & equipment.
Phone: 07825 332406
Health & Safety
A responsible approach to health, safety and welfare issues is key to ensuring that all activities under our control are carried out in accordance with regulatory requirements and safe working procedures, and in regulatory compliance with statutory provisions.
Bulb employ a team of independent auditors that undertake laboratory safety audits on our sites and provide training to staff and site operatives.
Any client has a responsibility under CDM regulations to appoint a specialist who is competent to comply with health and safety requirements. Most client duties require action well before construction starts on site. As an accredited Safe Contractor, Bulb can aid clients in identifying hazards, creating a plan to organise and control health and safety matters throughout the lifetime of a project.
Bulb team is knowledgeable in CDM & COSHH regulations, BSI/EN recommendations, the Health & Safety at Work Act and IOSH accredited Laboratory Safety, with impressive accreditations.