The History of shentongroup

Start History
1982

Shenton Group Established

Established in 1982, we started by selling diesel generators, our reputation and experience has shaped the business to it’s current format. We are now considered the UK’s leading technical experts in standby power, uninterruptible power supplies and combined heat & power systems.

Shenton Group Established
1987

Scorpion Power Systems

Scorpion Power Systems – was already a byword for outstanding quality standby and prime power generation

Scorpion Power Systems
1989

Working with the MOD

We signed our first contract with the Ministry of Defence: to supply the British Army for the Gulf conflict.

Working with the MOD
1997

Merlin Power Management

By 1997 the maintenance and support side of the business was in huge demand too. So, that year we established Merlin Power Management and a nationwide network of power supply engineers offering 24/7 emergency response and service.

Merlin Power Management
2003

Broadening our Capabilities

In 2003 we acquired a national HV and LV switchgear company – broadening our power failure management capability and offering our customers a more complete service.

2004

Power Call Launched

In 2004 we launched Power Call – the UK’s first and only emergency generator call-out system. Now even small sites without the space or need for a permanent generator could have emergency power within the hour.

2008

Powertherm Launched

In 2008 we launched powertherm CHP systems onto the UK market. We’re now the sole authorised distributor for TEDOM, the leading European CHP system manufacturer.

2010

Boosting Customer Service

Following further acquisitions in 2008 and 2009, in 2010 we merged Scorpion Power Systems, Merlin Power Management and Power Call to become Shenton Global LLP, trading as shentongroup. Already our customers have seen the boost in customer service and ease of communication.

Boosting Customer Service
2016

Continuing to Grow

We’re continuing to grow, to innovate, to deliver on our promises. We’re living up to our reputation as the UK’s leading technical experts in standby power, uninterruptible power supplies and combined heat and power systems.

Continuing to Grow