This Buckinghamshire civil engineer is best known for its expertise in building sports stadiums, such as the Amex stadium in Brighton. It is working on new grounds for Brentford FC and York City FC, but the bulk of its work comes through specialisms in logistics facilities, infrastructure, land remediation, demolition and rail projects. Headed by founder and chairman Paul Wheeler, 64, profit rose 23% to £16m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank34
CompanyBuckingham Group Contracting
ActivityBuilding & civil engineering contractor
LocationStowe, Bucks
Sales £m423.1
Operating profit £m16
Main shareholdersPaul Wheeler and family (50%), Kevin Underwood (14%), Michael Kempley (14%), Tim Brown (14%), others (8%)
Staff477
Founded1987
Websitewww.buckinghamgroup.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda