About Us

Who are we?

Based in the Cambridgeshire town of Peterborough since 2002, we’ve quickly established ourselves as one of the UK’s leading suppliers of kitchen ventilation and extraction systems to the catering industry.

We’ve invested in state-of-the-art equipment which enables us to design, manufacture and install high quality commercial kitchen extraction and ventilation systems at a competitive price with fast turnaround times.

Whilst our experienced and reliable team ensures we can provide you with the knowledge and expertise to help you realise your project and, once installed, deliver a first class follow up service.

Our customers range from small hotels and independent restaurants through to public sector clients such as schools, colleges and care homes as well as major high street food chains – we pride ourselves on delivering an efficient, high quality, bespoke service to them all.

What we offer

Whether you’re designing a brand new kitchen or updating an old one, the whole process can be quite complex.
Here at CK Direct we can guide you through your project to ensure you choose the right components that will work together to deliver a well designed, safe and efficient kitchen that will last for years.

We also work closely with regulatory bodies so we can provide you with the latest advice and guidance on choosing and maintaining your extraction and ventilation system so that it meets the requirements and best practice outlined by The British Standard and the Health and Safety Executive.

All our canopies are made with 304/430 Grade Stainless Steel and include Stainless Steel Baffle Filters, grease collection draws, roll formed safety edges, fully welded corners and are fully compliant with DW172.

Systems can be sold as supply only or fully installed.

Here is an outline of the components CK Direct Duct and Maintenance Ltd can manufacture and install for you:

– Tapered wall canopies suitable for buildings with restricted ceiling height
– Box style wall canopies suitable for buildings with standard height ceilings
– Single island type canopies
– Double island canopies
– Condense hoods
– Ductless/re-circulating canopy systems
– High pressure extract fans
– Complete ducted systems
– Service distribution units
– Air replacement systems
– Tempered air systems
– Gas interlock systems
– Stainless steel wall cladding
– PVC / white rock cladding
– Odour control systems including ozone and ESP systems
– Noise control systems
– Duct cleaning and maintenance
– Fire suppression systems

Some of our clients

We have a wide array of clients, ranging from Blue Chip companies to small independents, across many different sectors. Our constant innovation and fresh thinking has resulted in a client retention rate of more than 80%.

Here is a selection of clients we currently work for:




Testimonials for CK Direct
Even though the Canopy was not a regular size, that didn’t seem to faze the estimator at CK Direct Duct and Maintenance Ltd. Turnaround time and price were extremely competitive compared to the other extraction companies...
David Martin

Contracts Manager, Opera Grill Chester

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