SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE PLC NEWS ARTICLE
28/06/12 - Acquisition of Greenacre Pumping Systems Ltd and Lingard Ltd
The Group is delighted to announce the acquisition of Greenacre Pumping Systems Ltd and Lingard Ltd.
Greenacre is a specialist contractor whose core activities include the supply and installation of pumps and controls to water utilities and other major infrastructure companies. The business operates from Newton Abbot (Devon) and Dorchester (Dorset) principally across the South West of England. Greenacre was acquired by Integrated Water Services (IWS) within the SSI Services Division and forms part of the developing Mechanical and Electrical Services activities of the IWS business which already has a strong presence across the Midlands, South and North of the UK.
Lingard Ltd is a specialist contractor whose core activities include infrastructure refurbishment and structural repairs with a particular focus on concrete repairs, chemical resistant linings and leak sealing. The business operates from Leeds and works mainly within the North of England. Lingard forms part of the developing industrial services activities of the Group’s SSI Services Division, which also includes Data Contracts and Perco.