Docherty Group is the largest independent manufacturer and distributor of flue and chimney products and renewable fuel appliances in the UK. Our name is synonymous with consistent quality, reliable supply and excellent customer care, delivered through a network of our own branches and accredited dealers.
H Docherty Limited was established in 1960 by current Chairman, Barry Moorcroft. From humble beginnings, the business has grown to become the leading flue and chimney specialists in the United Kingdom. In February 2012,
H Docherty Limited acquired MMF Group Limited, another specialist flue and chimney distributor. This deal provided geographical expansion and product line extension and continued Docherty’s reputation as the foremost trade expert in the industry. Prior to this acquisition Docherty had acquired Sure Fire Training Services in Ripley, an established training provider offering HETAS approved training courses for those wishing to get into the industry and for those wishing to maintain accreditation.
In 2010 Docherty’s acquired a Devon based distributor of flues and chimneys, Independent Components Limited. All these companies have now integrated to form the Docherty Group, with nine fully stocked branches strategically located around the country. Self-manufactured products include flexible flue liner for gas, oil and solid fuel, vitreous enamel and stainless steel connecting flues and a multitude of terminals, adaptors and accessories.
All products are CE Approved. CE marking is the verification from a manufacturer that products meet European Union health, safety and environmental requirements. We operate a Quality Management System with accreditation to European Standard ISO 9001:2008. Docherty Group is pleased to be associated and distributors of major flue and chimney manufacturers including Metaloterm, Negarra and SFL.
Other products distributed are draught regulators and dampers from Kutzner and Weber, chimney exhaust fans from Exodraft and Thermaflue, a revolutionary insulating sleeve for flexible flue liners. The company additionally has a specialist projects division that focuses on delivering tailored engineering solutions for a wide range of commercial and industrial applications. Our dedicated team offer chimney design, application, supply and a full installation service to a wide variety of clients around the country.
Adina is Docherty’s appliance division that supplies muti-fuel stoves and cookers from renowned manufacturers Drooff, Hi-flame, Jydepejsen, Lohberger and Trianco. Adina’s vision is to be the leading specialist in the supply of renewable fuel appliances and services.
The Docherty Group directly employs a team of dedicated sales professionals, all comprehensively trained to exacting standards and offering the very best pre-sales technical and practical support for our industry customers.
We always deliver the products our customers want – when they want them and, with an unrivalled branch network, we’re never too far away.