Professional Thermal
Imaging &
Air Tightness Testing

Based in Scotland

Call Us Now: 01357 520557

Our Service Includes

  • Same day air testing, quick turnaround
  • Experience in residential and commercial air testing
  • Based in Strathaven, South Lanarkshire
  • Smoke and thermal imaging equipment to locate air leakage if required
  • Competitively priced to include expenses and certification
  • Testing in Glasgow, Edinburgh and across Scotland

Verified Services

  • Surveys and reports to BS:EN standards
  • iATS Approved

Who We Are

Thermal Image UK:

Thermal Imaging and Air Tightness Testing
in Scotland and across the UK.

Our core services are building thermography and air tightness testing. Thermography identifies energy loss caused by missing or defective insulation, air leaks, moisture penetration and thermal bridging. We provide you with an interpretation of the images that can help inform maintenance and investment decisions. Air Tightness Testing provides a compliance check against new building standards.

What We Offer

Air Tightness Testing

We undertake air tightness testing (sometimes known as air leakage testing or air pressure testing) to comply

Thermal Imaging

Thermography identifies energy loss caused by missing or defective insulation, air leaks,

Retrotec Equipment

We are proud to be official re-sellers of Retrotec test equipment throughout the UK

What Our Clients Say

“Great professional work and a really fast turn-around for the results – I would highly recommend Thermal Image UK to anyone requiring air permeation testing.” Dave Cook, Southend, Argyll – June 2018

Get In Touch

For a free quote please call 01357 520557


    We’re hiring – Trainee Air Test Technician

    Thermal Image UK is an air tightness testing and thermal imaging specialist based in Lanarkshire, Scotland. Founded in 2008, we work across the construction industry testing a range of new and existing commercial and residential buildings. Our clients include homeowners, construction companies, local builders, architects, educational institutes, and government.

    As our business continues to grow, we are looking for an enthusiastic Air Tightness and Thermal Imaging Technician to join our busy team. You will be willing to travel across Scotland (and sometimes further afield) to conduct tests, so a full UK driving licence is essential.

    You will:

    • Conduct air tightness tests and thermal imaging surveys on commercial and residential buildings in accordance with relevant standards
    • Conduct site visits
    • Calculate building floor and wall areas
    • Advise site management/contractors on test set-up requirements
    • Liaise with site management/contractors on issues identified and discuss results
    • Interpret and evaluate results from testing
    • Prepare clear and concise reports and present findings to clients
    • Carry out other related services as required

    What we need:

    • Relevant construction experience, training and/or related degree-level qualification an advantage
    • Strong arithmetic/mathematics ability
    • Full UK driving licence
    • Knowledge of UK building regulations
    • Ideally based in Lanarkshire, Scotland, but not essential
    • Full-time with some evenings and weekend work required
    • Due to the nature of the job and the equipment used, you will be physically capable to carry test equipment onto and around test sites

    In return, we can offer you:

    • Permanent position with the opportunity for business development and to grow the role
    • Competitive annual salary and pension
    • Own set of air testing equipment and opportunity to gain experience in thermal imaging of commercial and residential buildings
    • Initial shadowing of permanent member of the Air Test Technician team
    • Within three months of joining, opportunity to complete formal training course leading to Level 1 Air Tightness Testing qualification (increase in salary on successful completion of Level 1 qualification)
    • After 1 year, opportunity to complete formal training course for Level 2 Air Tightness Testing qualification
    • Personal responsibility for developing client relationships and reporting
    • Fully paid work mobile phone
    • 28 days holiday (including statutory days)

    If you are interested in applying for this position, please email your CV with a cover letter outlining why this is the job for you to:

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