For RG Carter, a family-owned construction company, the job does not end when a building is finished. The East Anglian firm offers specialist electrical and plumbing services, property maintenance, insurance and facilities management. It also supplies a range of building products such as concrete, doors and windows. Founded in 1921, the business is chaired and managed by Robert Carter, the third family member to lead the company. Sales topped £228.5m in 2003.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank70
CompanyRG Carter
ActivityBuilding contractor
LocationNorwich
Sales £m228.5
Operating profit £m9.9
Main shareholdersRobert Carter & family (99%)
Staff2,116
Founded1921
Websitewww.rgcarter-construction.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda