We do ventilation. And we do it well.

History

1967

Chapman Ventilation is founded by Vin and Fran Chapman as a general ventilation business, fitting fans in homes and industrial settings.

1968

Vin Chapman is commissioned by Peter Boizot, founder of Pizza Express, to install a canopy and ductwork in one of his very first restaurants.

1970

First shop opens in London Colney, selling ventilation equipment whilst continuing to develop the contracting side of the business.

1981

On the move again: a larger office in London Colney provides the space to expand operations and grow as a firm.

1998

Ant and David Chapman take over the business from their parents, bringing a new, ambitious vision and direction.

2011

Begin in-house manufacturing.

2013

Moved to state of the art 40,000 sq ft manufacturing facility and head office in Welwyn Garden City.

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