Regular maintenance and servicing is vital to ensuring the technical equipment in your performance space, studio or venue is in full working order.

Hawthorn’s ServiceSafe team offer safety audits and full testing and certification of electrical, rigging and technical equipment, meaning that you can go about your work safe in the knowledge that essential maintenance is taken care of.


Your performance space, venue or studio’s technical equipment is a significant investment and keeping its service requirements up to date and in tip-top condition plays an important role in protecting it, as well as ensuring it meets vital health and safety regulations.

Hawthorn offers services from a basic cable PAT test and lantern clean, to an NICEIC Condition report full internal service of your data projector or moving light – our team of experienced City and Guilds and NICEIC certified engineers can service and check a huge range of equipment.

Through ServiceSafe, Hawthorn make it our job to know what needs servicing and when, so you can be safe in the knowledge that it’s taken care of. We keep all records for you and remind you when re-tests are needed. Our helpful, friendly and professional engineers will arrange to carry out testing at a time convenient for your venue and environment.

Meeting regulations

Annual Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) is required on all portable electrical items. Hawthorn offer fully tailored annual PAT Testing programmes for venues across the UK.

Our range of comprehensive tests also ensure your electricals meets NICEIC regulations and your rigging meets current LOLER & PUWER regulations.

Hawthorn’s engineers can carry out all aspects of testing and inspections at your school or venue offering a complete service without disrupting your timetable.

Speak to our friendly and knowledgeable team to find out more about ServiceSafe and to discuss your equipment servicing needs, by calling 01664 821111 or email