This business specialises in the giant concrete structures used in projects such as Arsenal’s Emirates stadium and the Crossrail transport system under central London. Byrne Group is working on the Shard of Glass office building at London Bridge, and the media building at the Olympic site in London. Chairman Johnny Byrne and chief executive Patsy Byrne founded the group in 1969. Sales hit £326.2m in 2009.

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Company details
Year2010
Rank55
CompanyByrne Group
ActivityConcrete frame contractor
LocationSouthwest London
Sales £m326.2
Operating profit £m11
Main shareholdersJohnny Byrne (50%), Patsy Byrne (50%)
Staff798
Founded1969
Websitewww.byrnegroup.co.uk

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