Ascot Autoclaves are proud to have been in business for more than 30 years.

Ascot Autoclaves Ltd was formed in 1994 servicing, validating and upgrading Hospital Laboratory and Benchtop autoclaves. As the business developed, the company have added the servicing and validation of washer/disinfectors and endoscope washers to it’s range of services.

We are committed to a continuous programme of improvement and training in all areas of our products and services. We have recently introduced manufacturer certified (bespoke) autoclave engineer and user training as well as full steam testing using your site or our in house training facilities.

Our office and factory are based in Wokingham and are strategically placed adjacent to the M4 motorway, close to London, with easy access to England, Scotland and Wales.


Ascot Autoclaves Ltd have engineers qualified to carry out validation of Autoclaves, Sterilizers, Washer/Disinfectors and Flexible Endoscope Washers to

BS EN 285, HTM01-01, HTM01-05, HTM2010, HTM2030, and HTM2031.

Ascot Autoclaves have achieved IAF accreditation standards to:

ISO 9001:2015

ISO 13485:2016

The IAF accreditation and our Quality Management Systems support Ascot Autoclaves servicing and testing business, where reliability and competence link with the highest levels of service to satisfy all of our customer’s requirements.

Ascot Autoclaves Ltd have ongoing investment in Health & Safety systems and training, and SafeContractor accreditation.


Ascot Autoclaves Ltd is formed to service, validate and upgrade hospital, laboratory and bench-top autoclaves.


Ascot Autoclaves built it’s first all new autoclave using advanced control system technology developed for upgrades. The control system of Ascot Autoclaves has been continuously developed since to ensure that products supplied by the company are always at the forefront of technology.


Ascot Autoclaves purchased the business of SAL Pharma from Wordsworth Holdings.


Ascot Autoclaves acquired the businesses of Meddydent Ltd, Wardall Engineering Ltd and Autoclave Maintenance Controls (AMC).


Ascot Autoclaves acquired the business of Health Service Associates (H.S.A.)

Meet the Team

Robert Warren

Robert Warren


Robert is our working owner and technical director. He has been in the autoclave / steriliser industry for more than 45 years and has a wealth of knowledge and experience which he actively shares with the team.

Rod Adkins

Rod Adkins

Managing Director

In addition to his broader responsibilities Rod is reponsible for regulatory compliance and has been in the decontamination industry since 2017.

Rod has an MBA in Strategic Management, Governance, Risk and Compliance and previously worked at PLC Director level in the field of Human Resources and Operations.

Office Team

Office Team

Support & Accounts

Our friendly, helpful office team have many years of decontamination industry experience between them and would be delighted to hear from you.

Our City and Guilds qualified testing engineers cover the majority of England, Scotland and Wales.

Engineering Team

Engineering Team

Installation, Servicing, Breakdown, Testing and Validation

We are proud to carry out service contract work to the highest globally accredited standards as required by our customers.

Our DBS checked field service team have more than 150 years combined experience in autoclaves, washer and medical device servicing, breakdown, testing and validation (hospital, bio pharma, bio medical, dental, veterinary and laboratory).