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Abbot Brown

Manufacture and supply signs, nameplates, office and shop furniture

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Air Diffusion

Manufacture grilles, chilled beams, registers and diffusers.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Airedale Group

Airedale Group is the leading, national brand in the UK foodservice and hospitality industry. Airedale provides its clients with a fully integrated end-to-end commercial kitchen service throughout the UK. These services include design, installation and manufacturing of commercial kitchens, together with full technical service for all aspects of aftermarket service and spares.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2021

Antiference

Manufactures aerials, amplifiers and digital/audio accessories.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Aquamain

Aquamain is a provider of self-lay water utility services, including mains and plot connections to the UK’s leading housing developers and regional water companies

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2018

Astralux Systems

Design and manufacture electronic components.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Attewell

Produce peelable and laminated shims and spacers, plates and complex housings.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Bamboo Distribution

Bamboo Distribution is an international leader in the recovery, refurbishment, resale and recycling of mobile phones. Its global recovery, processing, fulfilment, sales and distribution services provides partners with the very best value and quality end to end services, always delivered with care and integrity, and within the latest environmental guidelines.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2021

Boddington Plastics

Specialises in the design, manufacture and assembly of tool mouldings and plastic components for specialist industries worldwide using state-of-the-art technology.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Boxmag

Manufacture magnetic separators, industrial magnets and vibratory feeders.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Bramley & Wellesley

Produce quality electric fencing to the farming industry.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Brookes & Gatehouse (B&G)

Provide marine instruments, systems and software solutions.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1995

Bypy

Distributor of quality hydraulics and transmissions equipment.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Calumet Photographic incorporating Bowens International

Calumet Photographic supplies imaging products, including cameras and accessories, lighting, darkroom and studio equipment, film, chemicals and digital imaging. Bowens International designs and manufactures studio and location lighting, and accessories for professional photographers.

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  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Cerdic Foundries

Cerdic Foundries manufacture a full range of ferrous and non ferrous castings, which are supplied both nationally and internationally to a variety of markets.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2016

CMD

Manufacture desk power and data modules, workstation accessories and power distribution systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Cortland Fibron BX

Fibron designs and manufactures safety critical subsea umbilicals and cables for a wide range of end applications.  
 
Fibron are committed to extending their 30 year track record  of product focus and supply to the Offshore Oil & Gas, ROV, Diving, Seismic / Geophysical and Defence sectors.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2018

Darfen

Manufacture fencing and access control solutions.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Dihurst

Manufacture precision engineered standard components for use in injection moulding and diecasting.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Ellay Enfield

Producer of thin wall welded tube for the automotive heat exchange industry.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Elliott

Produce plastic injection moulders.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

EMD

Manufacture DC permanent magnet electric motors and right angled gearboxes.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Gentech International

Manufactures and distributes switching, sensing and control solutions, in standard and custom design.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Godwin Pumps

Manufacture pumps for use in construction, oil refineries, mines and irrigation.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Grada

Provide high quality air distribution products with technical support.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

H+S Aviation

Aviation services for turbine and turbofan engines, APUs and accessories.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Integra Products

Manufactures curtain and blind suspension systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

John Lawrie Group

John Lawrie provides key services to the oil and gas, construction and utility sectors through its three divisions:

Metals, which remains the largest metal recycler and exporter of processed scrap metal in North and North-East Scotland.

Tubulars, which is a leading specialist in the trading of new and reusable tubulars for construction piling, and casing and drillpipe for oil and gas, around the world

Decom which provides decommissioning and recycling services to the oil and gas sector

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2017

John Lee Sacks

Manufacture flexible intermediate bulk containers and sacks.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Kenyon Marine

Design and build high quality cook tops and grills for numerous markets.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1995

L&P

Manufacture trade plastic injection mouldings for the automotive and white goods.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Lewmar Marine

Produce steering and anchoring systems, hardware, bow thrusters, hatches and port lights for mariners.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2005

Lionweld Kennedy

Manufacture open grid flooring, stairs, handrails and secondary metalwork.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Livecharts

Produce digital marine maps.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2005

MBS

Manufacturer and distributor of industrial fastenings to the assembly industries.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

MGS Precision

Full system supplier of engineered products and assemblies for the nuclear, defence and medical industries.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2006

Navtec

Provide rigging and hydraulic systems for the marine industry.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2005

Norseman Gibb

Manufacture wire rigging and rigging components.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Orkot UK and Orkot USA

Manufacture composite material for a number of marine and industrial uses.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Park Sheet Metal

PSM is a manufacturer of complex sheet metal components for the niche automotive sector. From its base in Coventry, UK, PSM supports its customers’ demands for prototype tooling and assemblies and low volume production of body-in-white components.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2019

Parker Merchanting

Distributor of construction consumables to the construction industry.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

PCL Air Technology

Manufacturers of air line products and tyre inflation equipment.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Peak Engineering

High volume precision manufacturers of both ferrous and non ferrous castings and forgings.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Pillar Wedge

Specialise in galvanizing.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Pressweld

Manufacture value-added aluminium profiles, building systems and heat exchanger strips.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Riverside

Distributor of generic tractor parts.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Rolinx Plastics

Produce injection moulded plastics.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1996

Secosouth

Manufacture stainless steel architectural systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1994

Sparcraft France

Design and manufacture masts, booms and rigging systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1995

Sparcraft UK

Design and manufacture masts, booms and rigging systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1995

Sparcraft USA

Design and manufacture masts, booms and rigging systems.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 1995

Sparex

Supplies tractor and agricultural implement spare parts and accessories worldwide.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Stylex Auto Products

Manufactures carpets and seat components for the automotive and caravan industries.

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  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2004

Totton Pumps

Produce pumps for the beverage, chemical and surface engineering industries.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Univisions Crimson

Manufacture professional audio, video, teleconferencing and multimedia equipment.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

Vapormatic

Produce tractor parts and accessories.

  • Ownership Status: PRIOR
  • Date Acquired: 2000

XL Precision Technologies

Manufactures precision engineered products for the medical industry.

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  • Ownership Status: CURRENT
  • Date Acquired: 2008