ESP Kensington Design LLC (KD) was established in 1999 by Mr. A. L. Thomas in recognition of the need to have International Events, Office Fitout and Showroom Standards available here in Dubai and the entire Region for Blue Chip Companies, where Quality, Creativity and total Customer care were Paramount.
This unique blend of Professionalism, combined with an overseas experience that began in 1964, and eventually as of 1974 having permanent involvement in the Growth of Dubai has resulted in KD offering and executing a unique blend of all that is required in the Event Industry and for office and showroom fitouts on a Turnkey Basis – (Space Planning, Design, Local Authority Approvals, total in house execution of the works, timely handover, Facility Management).
A bold statement that is supported by high profile clients, which include, but not limited to Audi, Volkswagen, Porsche, Cadillac, Bentley, Armani Hotel, Al Naboodah Automobiles, Dubai Duty Free continual return to both our design studio and manufacturing facility in search of quality with distinction. Our designs take into consideration the corporate identity of the clients, core values and strategic goals. This is further developed our expertise in space planning and crowd dynamics with a clear understanding of flow rates and appreciating the need to maximize operational capability based on head counts and visitor intake. Our turnkey projects are serviced with our in-house capability from design to artistic metal coating, manufacture of furniture to fabrication of lighting systems.
Our extensive work in Exhibitions and Events allows us to think on our feet, respond quickly to client needs and problem solve effectively. As a result we are the stand builder of choice for VW and Audi at high profile Exhibitions and Trade Shows such as the prestigious Dubai Motorshow.
Our Artistic Metal finishing’s division Kensington Metallica Finishes (KMF), is a valuable addition to our offerings, providing Artistic Metal Finishes bespoke to the Client’s needs that can be applied to any substrate for either Interior or Exterior decoration or functional purpose.
Our 6,000 sq.ft manufacturing facility sits proudly in the heart of Dubai’s thriving industrial area, Ras Al Khor, this has been home to Kensington for over twenty years. With our offices being based in the same facility we are all able to walk the floor, and enjoy being at the heart of the business and its constant pulse of creativity.
Additional warehouse space is maintained for storage and a new production facility is currently being built to support our expanding business.
Having such an established presence also allow privileged supplier relationship and thus the ability source and procure high quality materials at the best market rates.
Finally our innovation team ensures that fixed installations and bespoke technology to service the client’s requirements are the latest in the industry, professionals in science fact not fiction.
All our team is trained in house and succession planning is very important to us so that we can develop their individual skill sets. This benefits, the employee, their family, our business and the client all of which contributes to the success of our beloved community and Emirate. Furthermore we are able to maintain a staff retention ratio that promotes consistency and customer
Our Crew skill sets include:
- Metal Works
- General Labour
- Site Supervisors
Our Crew are supported by a competent office support function including our integral design department, project coordinators, transport and logistics, accounts, estimations and purchasing.
We have a extremley strong return clients base, due to our reputation for quality and delivery in all three areas of our business, Events, Production / Manufactring and Artistic Metal Finishes.