• Offers a way for its membership to represent themselves to the wider construction industry.
  • Liaises with Government on key issues such as legislation.
  • Enables member companies to discuss shared interests.
  • Holds regular meetings and events to highlight important issues that members need to understand in their businesses.
  • Offers credibility of membership for companies large and small.


  • To promote better specification, design and installation of ductwork.
  • To work with other organisations such as BESA, BSRIA, FETA and others to promote the interests of our members.
  • To support higher standards among membership through education and information on the latest legislation and technical developments.
  • To influence legislation such as Part L of the Building Regulations and others to ensure that ductwork is properly represented.


ADCAS was formed in 1997 by leading ductwork contractors who believed that the industry needed an independent voice and a specific identity. This proved attractive to both contractors and many of the associated companies who supplied services and products to the sector.

Executive Committee

The ADCAS Executive Committee:

President: David Baldock, Hotchkiss Limited
Vice President: Alan Moore, Gardner & Co
Past President: Malcolm Moss

Claire Watson: Airmatic
Paul Etty: Ductwork by Design
Darren Webster: Firesafe Fire Rated Ductwork
Jack Friend: Hasman Ltd.
Bryan Welch: London Ductwork Services T/A RDS

PR and Communications: Keystone Communications
FETA Liaison: Elizabeth Hawkins