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The York-based Shepherd Building Group, owned and controlled by the Shepherd family, is best known for making Portakabin units and for taking on large construction contracts. It also develops property, handles specialist building service installations and makes equipment housings and bulk materials handling systems. The company’s sales rose to £605m in 2003.

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Company details
Year2004
Rank48
CompanyShepherd Group
ActivityBuilder, manufacturer and developer
LocationYork
Sales £m605
Profit £m14
Year endJun 03
Principal shareholdersShepherd family (100%)
Staff3,727
Founded1890
Websitewww.shepherd-buildinggroup.com

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