About iRed

The leading experts in infrared thermography

iRed is the UK’s leading thermal imaging consultancy and training centre.

About iRed

iRed is an industry-leading thermal imaging consultancy and training centre, providing specialist thermal imaging surveys and accredited infrared training across the UK and worldwide.

In operation before thermal imaging had been accepted as a mainstream inspection tool, iRed has always used the latest techniques, technologies and industry practices to deliver thermal analysis solutions for a variety of clients within commercial, industrial and scientific industries.

iRed was originally founded by Ray Faulkner in 2002. Since then, the company has worked on over 200,000 projects for more than 400 clients including local authorities, public bodies and global brands. Ray served for many years as Vice-Chair of the UK Thermography Authority (UKTA) drafting their constitution, promoting the need for certified training and Chairing the Building Thermography specialist group with an emphasis on developing sustainable inspection techniques. Ray currently sits on the BINDT Working Group that oversees the PCN certification scheme and the BSI working group for ISO Standards involving thermography.

Working closely with leading educational institutions including the University of Portsmouth and Coleg Cambria, iRed has been able to pioneer new techniques and practices for industry. This has led to iRed being accredited by both the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing (BINDT) and the Awarding Body of the Built Environment (ABBE) to deliver certified training in infrared thermography.

After becoming the first UK company to offer aerial thermal imaging in 2012, the team has rapidly expanded into the research and development of remote sensing inspections, offering a range of specialist aerial surveys and training courses tailored towards commercial drone operators.

Valuing long-term partnerships, iRed are always looking for opportunities to help promote the field of infrared thermography and to encourage best-practice within industry.


Media & Events

We welcome any and all media enquiries ranging from requests for interview to providing articles for online and offline publications.

For more information, please contact:

Marketing Department
+44 (0)1243 219 205
[email protected]

For all other enquiries, please contact:

iRed Head Office
+44 (0)1243 370 296
[email protected]

It’s our mission to inspire, educate and promote best-practice within the thermographic industry.


We’re proud to maintain a number of accreditations, certifications and affiliations with national and global organisations.

Accredited Thermal Imaging Engineers


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We’re always looking to establish new partnerships in industry.

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Our Websites

iRed Academy


Accredited thermal imaging courses from the leading infrared training academy.

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iRed Solutions


Thermal imaging solutions include UAV systems, software and payload integration.

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Expert thermal imaging surveys, inspections and company information.

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Our History

A few our our achievements since 2002

Key Contacts

Accounts Department
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Marketing Department
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Operations Department
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Training Department
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Sales Department
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General Enquiries
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iRed is registered in England at Unit 6, The Old Flour Mill, Queen Street, Emsworth PO10 7BT

Company No. 04260219
VAT No. 787 8683 43

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Commercial thermal imaging surveys in accordance with the criteria set out in BRE 176 and BS EN ISO 13187.

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iRed is an industry-leading thermographic consultancy and training centre, providing specialist thermal imaging surveys and accredited infrared training across the UK and worldwide.

Our Sites

For accredited thermal imaging and remote sensing training courses, please visit www.ired.ac.uk For thermal imaging solutions including UAV systems, software and thermal cameras, please visit shop.ired.co.uk

Contact Details

Phone: +44 (0)1243 370 296 Email: [email protected] Unit 6 The Old Flour Mill, Queen Street, Emsworth, Hampshire PO10 7BT