Founded in 1909 by Robert Brett as a haulage business, this family-owned firm provides building materials such as concrete paving, sad and gravel to the construction industry. Led by chairman Bill Brett, 52, the Canterbury company operates 20 concrete plants and seven concrete paving plants, as well as sourcing aggregates from 27 quarry sites, rail heads and wharves.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank130
CompanyBrett Group
ActivityBuilding materials supplier
LocationCanterbury
Sales £m184.8
Operating profit £m11
Main shareholdersBrett family and trusts (100%)
Staff711
Founded1909
Websitewww.brett.co.uk

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