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Committed to Providing Clean Indoor Air for Homes, Businesses and Industry

Trusted by 75,000+ Customers throughout UK and Ireland

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What sets Beam apart?

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Established 45 years

For over 45 years we have developed our knowledge and expertise to deliver the best solution, at the best price, to all our customers.

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Market Leading Products

We are proud to offer innovative, high-quality products by world leading manufacturers to all our customers, whatever the budget may be.

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Customer Service Guaranteed

Our business was built on customer referrals, and we take extraordinary pride in delivering first-class service.

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Expert Team

Our business has succeeded thanks to our dedicated team who are passionate about delivering clean air to homes and businesses.

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Deliver to UK & Ireland

Our network of approved distributors in Ireland & UK can advise, specify and provide quotations for the best system to suit your needs and budget.

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Quality Standards

We are proud to be accredited with ISO 9001, 14001 and 45001 Quality Standards and BPEC certification.

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Over 450+ years of collective experience

Our dedicated team of 42 staff have 450+ years collective experience in the sales, installation & servicing of our residential central vacuum & ventilation systems and industrial dust & fume extraction systems.

Delivering throughout the UK & Ireland

Our experienced network of Approved Distributor Partners can advise, specify and install BEAM Central Vacuum and Mechanical Ventilation Systems throughout the UK & Ireland.

Our Heritage

At Beam, we’re very proud of our heritage. We've come a long way since the day our Managing Director had an idea…

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1977

New Beginnings

Our business began with the first sales of "Neovac" Central Vacuum systems under the company name PE Keenan Distribution.

PE Keenan Distributors BEAM exhibition stand
1978

Our First Exhibition

We exhibited for the first time at The Belfast Telegraph Ideal Home Exhibition, Belfast in August and we appointed our first full-time sales representative!

BEAM exhibition stand
1979

Forming Partnerships

Our very first distributor partner was appointed in Bantry, Co Cork – and Powervac continue to be key distributors for us today!

Early BEAM van
1980

Introducing the BEAM Brand

We introduced the BEAM brand to Ireland in 1980.

Our homes sales team and distribution network expanded throughout Ireland and we began exhibiting at regional fairs and shows throughout the country.

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1990

Providing Commercial Vacuum Solutions

We began providing commercial vacuum solutions to factories, hotels, nursing homes, churches, offices.

Winner of Most Improved Distributor of the Year by Beam Industries USA

Winner of best use of programs and materials
1991/92

Winner of Best Use of Programs & Materials by Beam Industries USA

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1993

Growing the Team

Our team continued to grow with the introduction of a Marketing department. 

Industrial vacuum systems
1995

Industrial Solutions

Building on our success, we began providing industrial solutions to factories, cleanrooms, etc. 

Winner of Best Use of Programs & Materials by Beam Industries USA

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2001

Winners of Best Marketing Award by Beam Industries USA

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2003

Proven Success

We were proud to be recognised as an “Investor in People” company.

Awarded Top 10 International Distributor by Beam Industries USA

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2004

International Conference

We hosted the Beam International Distributor Meeting in Dublin, attended by over 45 country representatives.

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2006

New HQ

Having outgrown our offices in Castledawson, we moved to our new custom-built Head Office in Magherafelt.

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2007

Evolving Product Range

To compliment our vacuum business we launched a new range of award-winning rotary mechanical ventilation systems.

Awarded No. 1 Export Distributor by Beam Industries USA for highest central vacuum sales outside North America

Winner of Best Export Business in Mid-Ulster (NI) Awards, sponsored by Invest NI

Beam champions league winner
2008

Expanding into GB

Our expansion into GB began with the appointment of our first sales representative in Scotland.

Winners of “Champions League”

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2010

Continued Growth

Our ventilation range expands further with the introduction of ultra low-energy Counterflow technology.

Our commercial/industrial division is kept busy as a result of major contracts awarded by Microsoft, Pfizer, Diageo and Intel.

Our distribution network in GB grows as new companies join the Beam Team and we begin exhibiting at major building exhibition throughout GB.

Best use of social media award 2018
2018

Winners of "Best Digital Initiative and Use of Social Media", Mid Ulster Business Awards

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2019

The Team Gets Bigger

We employ 42 people directly from our head office, designing, selling, installing and servicing our complete product range.

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2020

Innovative Vacuuming Solutions

We introduced our brand new Retractable Hose Management System - an alternative hose storage solution for a Beam Central Vacuum System! 

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2021

Going Wireless

Marking a step forward into the new age of remote technology, the Beam Axco Counterflow and Heru NG Heat Recovery Ventilation Ranges were updated to enable WiFi controls and APP Compatability.

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2024

Looking to the Future

We continue to lead the way in providing market leading product and aftersales support. With our ever-growing team of Distributor Partners located throughout the UK & Ireland, and our evolving range of products, we're excited to see what lies ahead for BEAM!

Join Our Team

Careers

Career Opportunities

  • Competitive Salary
  • Job Security
  • Healthcare Cover
Distributor

Become a Distributor

  • Valuable add-on business
  • Full training & support provided
  • Exclusivity in your territory

Why Beam?
Let Our Customers Tell You

There’s a reason why we have 4.7 out of 5 for customer satisfaction

“BEAM were exceptionally professional and friendly. They listened to my issues and advised on different solutions and price. We are exceptionally pleased and would not hesitate to recommend BEAM to anyone.”

Mr Shields
Carrickfergus

“The service provided was excellent. The engineer who came out was very friendly, informative and helpful.”

Mrs Paton
Glenavy

“BEAM have proven themselves to be an excellent company to work with and I have no hesitation in recommending them.”

Derek Brown
HSEQ Manager, Balloo Hire Centres

“We've always found BEAM to be a great company to deal with. The customer service staff are always easy to talk to and we would recommend this business to anyone considering a built-in vacuum system.”

Mrs Bouma
Larne

“I was one of BEAM's first customers in 1977 and have had excellent customer service ever since.”

Mr Orr
Coleraine

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