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NICEIC approved contractors serving Derby, Leicester & the east midlands for over 27 years. Learn more about the history of CJ Timms
As fourth generation electricians, the business has organically grown and expanded in team size and reach servicing businesses across the East Midlands and UK.
With a rich heritage and strong family ties, read on to see how the Timms family has kept the trade going for nearly 100 years!
Where it all began…
Jarvis Timms (Great Grandad) was the first family Electrician. It’s fair to say that CJ Timms have the ‘electric’ gene in their family!
William (Eric) Timms was seconded during World War 2 to Rolls Royce to make electrical wiring looms for military vehicles. With this experience, he set up and started Timms Roe with Tommy Roe, specialising in electrical installations.
1992 – CJ Timms Opened
Chris Timms served his apprenticeship for his Dad Eric at Timms Roe.
Chris worked for various companies including a year in Dubai where he worked on the construction of the harbour.
Roger Timms (MD) and Russell Timms (Director) joined the business in 1992 having worked as apprentices under Chris Timms.
Since becoming Directors in 2008, CJ Timms has rebranded into the commercially astute and led business it is today.
Modern Day CJ Timms
Fast forward to 2019, CJ Timms now boasts a growing team of experts who all have a strong record in delivering electrical solutions and consultancy services to some of the UK’s biggest companies and brands.
With clients across the UK, Directors Roger and Russell offer a unique, consultative approach with the sole aim of providing holistic services and solutions to commercial and industrial clients.