01.Welcome to Detail Design Engineering

Leaders in Building
Energy Management Systems

Detail Design Engineering is now part of the Nordomatic Group. Nordomatic is a Global Pioneer within Smart Buildings with operations in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, the UK and the Netherlands. Nordomatic have been around since 1967, we are more than 900 specialists at 30 different offices, and we are proud to serve the largest property owners and property managers in Northern Europe. Together we will continue to help customers and end-users take control, increase and optimize property well-being, and improve indoor performance.


Detail Design Engineering
provide cost effective and reliable building controls solutions.

Our customers are diverse and dynamic, we recognise this and take the time to understand and tailor our approach to match our customers objectives, and make buildings work for them. We work directly with customers from a wide range of industry sectors to keep buildings efficient and comfortable. DDE provide full turnkey installations of new automated control systems, from traditional HVAC automation to the latest feature rich smart building solutions. 

Our commitment to our customers is to provide solutions where reliability and value are paramount. Where there was once focus on HVAC assets alone, we are now able to connect building occupants, business processes and a range of assets to optimise occupant comfort, system maintenance and of course energy consumption. The products we use, the people we work with and the service we provide is always focussed on one thing – the customer.


What we do.

BEMS Installations

Specification & Design Service

Maintaining BEMS

Service Plans & Support


In house experience/capability

DDE Connected Buildings

Benefits of Smart Buildings


Featured Case Study

DDE have recently completed the BMS across both blocks of one of Manchester’s most exciting developments. The Lancastrian was designed for the build-to-rent market by Hodder & Partners and features an impressive specification including 274 contemporary apartments and two commercial units. To add to this, the development has two residential lounges, a gymnasium, 149 cycle spaces and 60 basement parking spaces.

The development also benefits from being located in the heart of a northern powerhouse, Manchester.

The Trend and Niagara 4 based BMS has been installed to control energy efficient primary heat generation as well and monitoring critical building services and landlord metering.

I’ve worked with Detail Design Engineering over a range of projects, including my latest and largest project. I chose DDE because they are Knowledgeable, proactive and experienced in all aspects of BMS

Matthew Brough

Dodd Group


Latest News

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Nordomatic acquires DDE, a BMS integrator, in Manchester, United Kingdom Nordomatic is committed to driving market transformation toward open technologies and a sustainable future. Nordomatic

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DDE sponsored football team, Flixton Athletic, win the Manchester Amateur Sunday league cup final beating Honeywell on penalties! Well done to the team.

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