Founded in 1921, NG Bailey provides mechanical and electrical engineering services, facilities maintenance and IT services relating to communications infrastructure. Recent projects include the installation of one of the world’s most powerful computers at the Met Office in Exeter and work on Britain’s largest commercial Passivhaus-certified building, at Leicester University. Under chief executive David Hurcomb, 53, sales rose 23% to £500.3m in 2016 and profits doubled to £12m, reflecting strong growth in its services and construction markets.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank27
CompanyNG Bailey
ActivityMechanical, electrical contractor
LocationWest Yorkshire
Sales £m500.3
Operating profit £m12
Main shareholdersBailey family (100%)
Staff2,776
Founded1921
Websitewww.ngbailey.co.uk

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