This Romford contractor specialises in the construction of industrial buildings, including logistics centres, warehouses and retail parks. It was founded in 2008 by managing director Stuart Read, 45, and commercial director Simon Webb, 50, who had previously worked together at engineering and construction firm VolkerFitzpatrick. The company counts a logistics park at Heathrow, Kärcher’s headquarters in Banbury, and Asda online delivery centres in Heathrow and Birmingham among its completed projects. Sales reached £51.6m this year, though profit margins were slim. Readie plans to diversify within the commercial construction sector.

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Company details
Year2015
Rank52
CompanyReadie Construction
ActivityConstruction contractor
LocationEssex
Annual sales rise over 3 years61.56%
Latest sales £000s*51,569
Staff41
Founded2008
Websitewww.readieconstruction.co.uk

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