About us

Athena PTS is an independent, privately-owned company providing electrical design consultancy, project support services & specialist installation works. With a diverse capability and broad experience in the design, build & commissioning of electrical power systems, our skilled & dedicated people provide the strength to deliver and support complex schemes with ease.

Established in 2011 by Directors David Shawcross, Mark Skeels, Neil Smith and Keith Bennett, operations are based in South-West Cumbria on the edge of the Lake District.  It is one of the most beautiful areas of the UK, with first class amenities and outdoor activities, a long-standing tradition in engineering and holding a key location in “Britain’s Energy Coast” development region – an ideal base for Athena PTS.

Athena PTS employees are committed and conscientious people – people who perform their work with great integrity.  Those we have worked for praise our informal yet professional approach.

What We Do

The services provided by Athena PTS generally fall into one of the Services and Sectors categories as listed below.


  • Electrical Consultancy and Design.
  • Electrical Installation and Contracting
  • Grid Connections
  • Operation and Maintenance
  • Project Support


  • Renewable Energy
  • Marine Electrical
  • Electrical Building Services
  • Infrastructure & Utilities
  • Nuclear

Why Use Athena PTS

Athena PTS has a diverse capability and broad experience in the design, build, commissioning and operation and maintenance of electrical power systems & networks.

Early engagement with Athena PTS will enable you to draw on significant electrical project delivery experience to identify the path of least resistance for your energy construction projects.

Our staff members have extensive experience in delivering operational electrical plant on-time, whilst avoiding rework.

Our diverse capability can plug the gap between the key aspects and stages of your project, including design and technical capability, planning, delivery, acceptance and cost.

When problems occur during a project life-cycle that affect the critical path, Athena PTS can be relied upon to create solutions for your projects. Examples of this are reactive design studies, equipment rationalisation and modification, and programme rescheduling, whereby Athena PTS will be focussed on providing prompt, yet strategically sound, solutions.

Latest News

Roosecote BESS

Athena PTS are proud to be working with Centrica to assist with the operations and maintenance of their new Battery Storage Facility built on the outskirts of Barrow-in-Furness. Our O&M…

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Larport Energisation

Larport Energisation

Successful energisation of a 66kV switching compound has given us a good start to the week. Athena PTS were responsible for the design, installation and commissioning of the contestable 66kV…

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Athena PTS’ Charitable Donations

During the festive season – just before Christmas – Athena PTS held a Company wide charity raffle to win from a vast range of prizes that were gifted by suppliers…

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