We provide certainty in a fast-paced construction world.
Certainty based on innovation, within budget constraints and bound by a firm project timeline. The complexity associated with handrails and balustrades on large-scale projects is distilled down to a reliable and rewarding experience by our expertise.
Our commitment to you
Our internal management systems ensure clear and manageable communication, as we respond to your queries and keep you updated on progress.
We can guarantee our processes and procedures enable us to collaborate intelligently with you and all relevant project personnel to ensure that your project is completed smoothly and successfully.
Our procedures prevent any difficulties for your project team and enable us to synchronise with other contractors. We respond swiftly to any issues that arise and avoid unnecessary project delays.
Our designs comply with all the relevant standards. We offer full structural calculations as part of our package, where applicable.
We do our utmost to ensure your project is delivered and fitted by the agreed deadline. We achieve this time after time by managing our workflow effectively.
We provide the necessary operations and maintenance manuals so you are fully informed on the correct process for your project. Our internal business systems also provide comprehensive client support, guaranteeing a swift response to any queries or site issues.
As a culture-driven business, we strive to continuously improve through carefully considered principles and procedures.
Our mission is to enhance the stability and quality of life through innovation, care and optimism.
Industry recognition as the No.1 provider of designer handrails and balustrades, both in project support and finished product.
We aim to enhance the stability and quality of working relationships through:
We are committed to continuous assessment and improvement of the way we work, and the products and services we offer.
While respecting both customers and suppliers alike, we are committed to company and team loyalty. We care about everything we do.
We have an optimistic outlook, always looking for positive resolutions to challenges.
With over two decades’ experience in the design, manufacture and installation of high-quality handrail and balustrade systems, we have the knowledge and expertise to provide exactly what is needed. We respond quickly to feedback, coordinate seamlessly with other contractors and work to short lead times, planning for reliable delivery.
Jim has over 20 years of experience in business development and project management roles, within the Construction Industry. His understanding of client needs allows him to offer practical and cost-effective solutions to clients on a variety of projects across the UK. This allows him to relentlessly qualify and secure new business opportunities to further the company strategic growth goals.LinkedIn
Craigs input at BA Systems comes with a background of over 15 years’ experience in a variety of industries. His prime role is to research new projects and generate new business by consulting with customers, understanding their needs and offering solutions.LinkedIn
Ben currently has responsibility for overseeing all Sales and Marketing activities for the company. From lead generation to sales strategy, and from managing website presence to coordinating business development campaigns, Ben’s enthusiastic drive makes him the ideal candidate for the implementation of the BA Systems sales and marketing vision.LinkedIn
Stephen moved from South Africa and co-founded Brass Age Limited, now trading as BA Systems. With over 25 years’ experience in the industry, Stephen is responsible for the technical and estimating element of our pre-construction department. His technical knowledge allows him to develop innovative and bespoke solutions to customer challenges.LinkedIn
Greg’s role sees him coordinating design priorities in line with project programmes, whilst managing the design for customer approval. With 15 years of experience in fabrication and design at BA Systems, Greg’s steady determination and leadership steers the team towards strategic goals and ensures that designs are practical. This ensures that the department maintains correct quality standards in line with our ISO 9001 accreditation.LinkedIn
Eloise’s role at BA Systems sees her successfully manage design for customer approval and create fabrication drawings. Her ability to coordinate with internal and external stakeholders ensures that her design interfaces well with surrounding trades and meets safety standards and regulations. This minimises potential site challenges later in the project and facilitates fast installation.LinkedIn
Nicholas has extensive experience in design and engineering, making him an asset to the design team at BA Systems. He manages designs for customer approval, creates drawings for manufacture, coordinates with structural engineers and other related stakeholders. This ensures that flaws are eliminated and challenges on site are minimised.LinkedIn
With over 10 years’ experience in CAD and design, Rod’s role includes fabrication drawings as well as managing design for customer approval. Coordinating with structural engineers, architects and related sub-contractors, Rod ensures designs are practical whilst maintaining the quality expectations.LinkedIn
With over 10yrs of experience in the Construction and Metal Fabrication Industry, Darryl’s role sees him managing design for customer approval. His ability to coordinate with structural engineers, architects and related sub-contractors, ensures that designs are both practical and meet safety standards and regulations. This proactive collaboration minimises potential site challenges later in the project.LinkedIn
Sam is member of the design team and is responsible to produce fabrication drawings and design for customer approval. He coordinates with the workshop and with external stakeholders to ensure that designs are practical and will facilitate fast production and installation.LinkedIn
Sergiu has extensive training and experience in civil engineering and surveying. He is responsible to survey the projects and take measurements. These surveys facilitate our design team in the production of drawings for manufacture and ensures that product is manufactured to the onsite dimensions.LinkedIn
Having over 20 years of experience in varied finance roles and industries, Aedan has helped businesses increase work process efficiency and profitability. His experience in the construction industry as a Finance Manager has proven invaluable in helping lead the modeling, planning and execution of all financial processes within BA Systems. In addition to market trends analysis which has helped the firm generate more revenue and reduce costs, Aedan’s insights have helped highlight key business issues, profit opportunities and potential risks.LinkedIn
Robert moved from South Africa over 20 years ago and is one of the family co-founders of BA Systems. With over 25 years of experience in the balustrade industry, he is responsible for overseeing the financial status and health of the business, whilst approving and monitoring our contractual documents.LinkedIn
Antony brings more than 25 years of experience in the balustrade industry to BA Systems – which was originally co-founded by him under the name “Brass Age Limited”, after he moved from South Africa. His technical expertise and long-standing experience has proven invaluable in defining the strategic direction and vision of the company. Furthermore, Anthony’s keen business acumen has helped fuel persistent growth and development within the company.LinkedIn
Dariusz’s SMSTS site management qualifications and extensive experience in the Construction Industry, have been key to his ability to manage and coordinate some of our largest projects. His portfolio has seen him manage a diverse range of projects, including contracts such as the 26-storey Lewisham Gateway project and the 4 phases of projects on the Greenwich Millennium Village.LinkedIn
With extensive experience in construction industry and previously employed as a site surveyor, Kevin’s role at BA Systems goes back 7 years. Currently managing and coordinating projects, Kevin has seen many of BA Systems’ largest projects pass through his hands with success. He is currently studying for is NVQ in site supervision and management.LinkedIn
Russell has been with BA Systems for over 17 years with roles involved in fabrication, design and pre-construction. Currently responsible for managing and coordinating the operations team, Russell also manages project flow to ensure quality standards are upheld and project priorities are coordinated. He has worked extensively to promote a culture of lean business processes and systems, striving to continuously improve the entire operational department in line with the Theory of Constraints.LinkedIn
Stephen has been with BA Systems for 5 years and has over 15 years’ experience in varied purchasing roles within the construction sector. His knowledge and experience has helped businesses increase efficiency and profitability through process driven change. Stephen leads both the procurement and manufacturing departments. He is responsible to ensure that the planning and synchronising of goods, services and materials are maintained to client requirements and construction standards. We have found his experience invaluable in driving procedural change, whilst maintaining a solid supply chain to accommodate the growth of BA Systems.LinkedIn
Amy’s knowledge and knowhow has helped her oversee each phase of the design process – from document control and client care to complete project management of after-sales and after-completion enquires. Amy leverages her vast network of connections to meet and satisfy all client requirements, ensuring that each project is completed within the proposed deadline and budget. Her can-do attitude and problem-solving skills is why she is among our designated points of contact when it comes to client co-ordination and project delivery after-sales.LinkedIn
Vicki is responsible for the handover of newly secured projects from sales to operations. In regular communication with customers, Vicki coordinates the receipt of enquiries and the return of quotations. Her busy schedule also includes coordination and project management duties on any after-sales and customer care enquiries.LinkedIn
Andrew has been with is for more than 10 years, working in the capacity of a Production Workshop Manager. He has a proven track record in achieving constant improvements in delivery functions, cost and quality. He has also demonstrated the ability to effectively coach and lead a large production team which always accomplishes operational objectives. Seamlessly coordinating all workshop priorities as well as establishing high health and safety standards, Andrew loves developing new processes to improve production accuracy, adding to the firm’s repertoire of quality products.LinkedIn
As a workshop operative, Damian’s experience is in welding and supporting the balustrade and handrail fabrication team. Apart from his workshop duties, Damian is also responsible for maintaining stock control and ensuring the timely dispatch of final fabricated product to our sites.LinkedIn
Matthew’s role in the Workshop team, sees him concentrating on the polishing of stainless-steel product and fabrication of the balustrade and handrail systems. Amongst his responsibilities, he also works to ensure there is a timely and efficient dispatch of materials to site.LinkedIn
Neil is a member of the Workshop team, where he focuses on his welding and fabrication responsibilities. Neil assists in the coordination and planning of the workshop priorities to ensure that product is fabricated according to site programmes.LinkedIn
Tommy is part of the workshop team and is responsible for welding and fabrication of stainless-steel balustrade and handrail products.LinkedIn
As a member of the workshop team, Phil’s responsibilities are mainly focused on his fabrication duties. He also assists with the smooth and timely dispatch of materials to site.LinkedIn
We are proud to have successfully achieved accreditation from, and are fully compliant with the following regulatory bodies.
Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS)
Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS)
BSI – in the use of industry-respected best practices
Collaboration and sharing of PQQ information
SMAS health & safety membership organisation
A government run scheme to regulate health & safety standards
Increasing employment and career prospects of today's youth
CQMS health & safety SSIP membership scheme.
ISO 9001 and ISO 140001 registered. Certificate Number 16097.
All these combined means you receive the safest, most professional service possible. See it come together in the BA Systems projects: