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Newship is a conglomerate based in Surrey that operates in the packaging, construction, engineering and event hire markets across Europe. Its largest subsidiaries include Beatson Clark, which provides glass packaging to commercial markets; Rollalong, which designs and manufactures permanent modular buildings; and metal engineer Jenks & Cattell. In August, it acquired Adapted Vehicle Hire, an accessible vehicle business, for an undisclosed sum. The business is run by chairman John Newman, 73, and chief executive Stephen Compson, 65.

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Company details
LocationSouthwest London
Sales £m166.5
Operating profit £m11.3
Main shareholdersJ W Newman and family (95%), other (5%)

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