Patton Group

This family-owned construction firm operates across Britain and Ireland, building industrial, commercial and residential structures, as well as working on schools and hospitals. Headquartered in Ballymena in Co Antrim, with four offices across Britain and Ireland, the company also offers joinery and maintenance services, helping generate sales of £172.1m in 2006. Managing director Neil Patton is the fourth generation to lead the Patton Group, which was the main contractor for the stainless steel Spire of Hope that rises through the roof of Belfast’s St Anne’s Cathedral and soars 72 metres into the skyline.

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Company details
Year2007
Rank195
CompanyPatton Group
ActivityBuilder and contractor
LocationNorthern Ireland
Sales £m172.1
Operating profit £m10
Main shareholdersNeil Patton and family
Staff503
Founded1912
Websitewww.patton.co.uk

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