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Mitie & JCA Engineering

JCA expands Mitie’s expertise in delivering complex engineering projects, building on our engineering and construction, asset upgrade and replacement, and office fit out services to help every project succeed.

Dynamic engineering services

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With over 20 years of experience, JCA follows a pragmatic, holistic approach to the built environment life cycle – from assessment, planning and design, to construction and maintenance. Our end-to-end approach to project delivery, combined with longstanding industry relationships across commercial, data centres, education, government, healthcare, science and tech, enhances the capabilities we bring to your project.

High-standard, technical solutions

Focused on innovation and continuous improvement, JCA holds design patents for data centre cooling systems, delivering the highest levels of performance and energy efficiency. Together, we deliver complex technical solutions in business-critical environments – without disrupting operations.

With an embedded top-down culture, our safety-first approach ensures operations are conducted at the highest standards to protect colleagues, customers, subcontractors and the public at all times.

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I am proud of my team and the capabilities we have built…alongside our reputation for delivering as principal contractor in critical environments. Given Mitie’s access to a wide range of clients and its ability to finance faster growth, I’m very excited about the next phase of JCA Engineering’s development.

Ian Hodges-Jackson, Founder and Managing Director, JCA Engineering

Combined power of Mitie and JCA Engineering

Engineering projects
We provide expert critical plant replacement, data centre engineering, critical environment engineering and specialist sub-contractor management.
Service and maintenance
Benefit from our on-site resident or mobile engineering services, and planned preventative maintenance. Plus, we offer 24/7 helpdesk and maintenance support.
Interior fit out
We offer specialist CAT A and CAT B fit outs encompassing design and build, fitout and refurbishment – and specialist technical installations.
Design and consultancy
Our experts provide mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) consultancy including design, performance modelling, data centre and resilient engineering, advice and management.

The acquisition in numbers


revenue delivered


YoY growth


EBITDA (4% YoY growth)


years experience in complex engineering projects

Note: Stats are for the 12 months ended 31 December 2022.

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Email the JCA Engineering team
Ian Jackson - Managing Director, JCA Engineering

Ian Jackson

Managing Director at JCA Engineering
Tom Absalom, JCA Engineering

Tom Absalom

Engineering Director at JCA Engineering