About Shawcity

About us

Since 1976, Shawcity has been focused on bringing the latest monitoring technology from leading manufacturers to the UK and Ireland. Our customers work in Health & Safety, Occupational Hygiene and Environmental applications and rely on achieving the highest levels of performance.


What we do

With instruments available to hire or buy, each order is tailored to meet individual project demands. You can discuss your requirements with our technical experts to find the best performing and most cost-effective solution for you.

We offer an extensive range of monitoring detection, including VOCs, Benzene, Ground Gas, Single Gas, Confined Space, Multigas, Mercury, Sound, Noise, Vibration, Air Quality & Dust, Heat Stress and Fit Testing.

Here to help

Thanks to our close links with manufacturers, our technical team provides you with support, advice and training for the lifetime of your instrument for total peace of mind. Our engineers also provide servicing for every instrument we offer, here at our Oxfordshire service centre.


Senior Management Team

Neil O'Regan

Managing Director

Neil ensures Shawcity continues to provide the high level of customer service that Shawcity is renowned for in the marketplace, as well as bringing new technology into the UK and Ireland to enable our customers to achieve the highest level of monitoring and measuring solutions.

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Tracy Vernon

Marketing Manager

Tracy has overall responsibility for Shawcity's marketing and communication activities from the website, social media, PR, advertising, marketing materials, artwork and production to event and exhibition co-ordination.

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Hannah Sharma

Customer Service Manager

Hannah is currently on maternity leave and all enquiries in her absence should be directed to Anisha Sharma.

Hannah is the Customer Service Manager and looks after the sales admin, hire, service, purchasing and warehouse teams.

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Sales and Marketing


Chris Mottershaw

Product Specialist Manager

Based in Lancashire, Chris looks after our customers in the North of England and Scotland.

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Elliot Rosher

Product Specialist Manager

Based in the East Anglia region, Elliot looks after our customers in the East and South East of England and London.

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James Penn

Product Specialist Manager

Based in Devon, James looks after our customers in the South West of England, Wales, NI and Ireland.

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Nathan Marks

Business Development Manager (Fixed Gas Detection)

Based at the Shawcity office, Nathan oversees all aspects of Fixed Gas Detection nationwide and works closely with our Product Specialist Managers and our site team to ensure projects are delivered exactly to specification and client requirements.

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Alexandra Jones

Fixed Gas Detection Controller

Alexandra is the key internal point of contact for the Fixed Gas team and manages day-to-day customer accounts and new business.

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Zak Welsh

City Technology Account Controller

Zak is the first point of contact for all City Technology sensor enquiries. He joined Shawcity with solid customer service skills, gained through previous experience including working in automotive manufacturing and the flooring industry.

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Victoria Rivers

Marketing Executive

Vicky's role as Marketing Executive includes coordination of online and offline marketing, social media, events and exhibitions, advertising and artwork production.

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Charlie Bailey

Digital Marketing Executive

Charlie’s responsibilities in the role of Marketing Executive include contributing to creative marketing campaigns which co-ordinate with sales activities and marketing strategies.

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Anisha Sharma

Internal Sales Support Administrator

Anisha is part of our Office Administration Team and her responsibilities include supporting the external Sales and Gas Sensor teams.

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Emma Cahill

Internal Sales Support Administrator

Emma is a member of our Office Administration Team and her responsibilities include supporting the external Sales and Gas Sensor teams.

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Service and Hires

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Roseanne Harrison

Team Leader & Hires Controller

Rose is the first point of contact for our Hires business and also the Team Leader for the Service & Hires department. 

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Lorraine Luker

Service Controller

Lorraine looks after our Service Customers here at Shawcity. She joined us with a wealth of experience in previous administration roles, including Sales Support, Customer Service, HR and Payroll.

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Lisa Sprouting

Service Controller

Lisa is a member of our Office Administration Team and her main responsibility is to support the Service department.

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Dave Godfrey

Senior Service Engineer

Dave's role is to service, repair and calibrate instruments as part of our in-house Service Team.

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Matt Jordison

Fixed Gas Field Engineer

Matt is one of our Fixed Gas Field Engineers and joined Shawcity whilst studying for his Level 3 Apprenticeship qualification in Electronic Maintenance and Electrical Principles.

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Owen Baker

Fixed Gas Field Engineer

Owen is one of our Fixed Gas Field Engineers and joined Shawcity with over 10 years’ experience of on-site system installations.

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Ashley Weight

Fixed Gas Field Engineer

Ashley is one of our fixed gas engineers and joined Shawcity with a wealth of knowledge and experience of electrical and electromechanical systems gained from serving within the Royal Navy and travelling internationally for various leading engineering companies.

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Ben Challenger

Junior Service Engineer

Ben is multi-skilled but spends the majority of his time maintaining and preparing our hire fleet of instruments. A work placement at a power station sparked Ben’s interest in chemical engineering at an early age.

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Jack Cheshire

Junior Service Engineer

With a solid knowledge base, Jack services, calibrates and repairs gas, noise, sound, vibration, air quality, heat stress and fit testing instruments, both for customers and our hire fleet and demo kit.

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Team member

Freya Whyte

Junior Service Engineer

Possessing a broad range of skills, Freya enjoys repairing, servicing, and calibrating a variety of equipment and taking on new challenges every day with a strong analytical approach and pride in being extremely thorough.

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Joe Herbert

Junior Service Engineer

Joe’s role in the Service Department includes working on instrument servicing and calibration as well as repairs and fault-finding.


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Silvia Tribolet

Purchasing Controller (Maternity Cover)

Silvia is currently covering our Purchasing Controller role, as Veronika is on maternity leave.

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Paul Stratford

Shipping & Warehouse

Paul controls all goods-in and goods-out for Shawcity. Paul joined the Shawcity team with a huge range of skills, having previously worked in various roles within the logistics and warehousing industry.

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Paul Waldron

Shipping & Warehouse

Paul ensures all activities in the warehouse run smoothly and works closely with the sales team to ensure customer orders are fulfilled. 

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Veronika Nagy-Vida

Purchasing Controller

Veronika is currently on Maternity Leave. For any purchasing-related enquiries, please contact Silvia.

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Technical Support

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William Franklin

Technical Support

William looks after Technical Support for Shawcity and is the go-to person for any product technical issues or queries. 

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Gurm Mudhar

QA Controller

Gurm's role within Shawcity is overall responsibility for all quality-related issues as the Quality Assurance Controller.

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“The service from Shawcity has always been exemplary. The staff I have dealt with have always treated me with the utmost respect and attention.”

Adam Jones,

Student Engineer, Lithos Consulting Ltd

“I'm really pleased with the service carried out. They have even cleaned the rubber housing! I have previously used a more local firm but not been completely satisfied with their work. I will be sending it back to yourselves in future.”

Amanda Parker,

Occupational Hygiene Specialist

“I’ve found the team of staff at Shawcity are always very helpful, professional and courteous. Their sales and technical support staff are extremely knowledge, which has been invaluable when deciding on the most appropriate monitoring equipment for each job. They always give good guidance and clear explanations on how to use their equipment.”


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“Shawcity’s technical expertise has provided cogent solutions to a range of gas monitoring challenges and its staff knowledge is of an order expected ofuniversity research scientists.”

Bill Parker,


“I would like to thank the staff at Shawcity for their operational excellence in processing our order. The service was very efficient, I was kept advised of progress throughout and the goods arrived exactly as expected.”

Bongani Khosa,

Lucert Group

“In my role as Equipment Manager, I have used the services of Shawcity for ten years for all of our gas monitor calibrations, services and repairs. The service engineers are always happy to answer queries and take time to talk me through issues over the phone. I find the whole Shawcity team extremely friendly and efficient. Nothing ever seems too much trouble, even when under pressure and working to tight deadlines.”

Caroline Morgan,

Worley Parsons

“Shawcity offer a very professional service. Their staff are extremely helpful and friendly; a pleasure to deal with. They respond to queries very quickly and resolve them in a timely manner.”

Debra Slee,

Trescal Ltd

“I would recommend Shawcity for their customer support. They reply immediately to emails with solutions.”

Francis Schembri,

Kordin Grain Terminal

“The support from Shawcity staff during my request was valuable and helped make the process effortless. Overall your customer service is superb, very fast, friendly and helpful.”

Gary Smith,

Undergraduate Industrial Placement Student, E.ON UK

“We have consistently received excellent support and advice on products and services on offer through Shawcity. The team have helped us move with the times, correctly matching reliable products for the jobs we require them for. Shawcity staff are very well motivated and provide an excellent service with simplified procedures.”

Gavin Craig,

Erith Contractors Ltd

“It was good to have the air sampler for the full week because it allowed us to have a look at a few different, key areas. Thanks again James for all of your help. You and William have both been great and there has not been a time when we have not felt as though we could reach out to either of you for support or general queries.”

Jane Buttery,

James M Brown Ltd

“I am extremely satisfied with the service and calibration packages. Turnaround is always fast and efficient and communications throughout the process are fantastic. I would not hesitate to recommend Shawcity, as I have already on many occasions.”

Kirsten Holmes,

Holmes Environmental Monitoring

“The service provided by Shawcity is both fast and professional and you feel like real care is being taken with each enquiry. The team offer excellent service support and always go the extra mile to achieve customer satisfaction.”

Natalie Wright,

Ion Science Ltd

“Shawcity have provided good, reliable and efficient service and calibration for us over a number of years at a reasonable price. Their processes are simple and straightforward and turnaround is quick.”

Oliver Stretton-Downes,

Briar Chemicals Ltd

“The service we have received so far has been speedy and efficient.”

Roisin Dunne,


“In all instances I have found booking equipment in for calibration to be very straightforward. Collection and delivery arrangements also work very well and the Shawcity staff are very knowledgeable and friendly.”

Ruth Keat,

Magnox Limited

“The overall service from Shawcity was excellent. My assigned sales representative at Shawcity was extremely helpful and flexible to accommodate our needsat such short notice.”

Sarah Singleton

“The Tiger, which is also backed by a first class service, support and training package from Shawcity, meets all our requirements and more.”

Vincent Van Walt,

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