The 17 subsidiaries of the family-owned Turner Group sell and lease industrial equipment to the construction, engineering, rail and aviation sectors. They include Turner Access, which provides aluminium towers, Turner Hire Drive, which rents vehicles, and Flametec, which supplies protective clothing. The Glasgow firm also offers scaffolding, engine maintenance and facilities management. Under chairman Gordon Turner, sales totalled £210.7m in 2004.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank93
CompanyThe Turner Group
ActivityEngineering services provider
LocationGlasgow
Sales £m210.7
Operating profit £m9.7
Main shareholdersTurner family (75%)
Staff2,124
Founded1912
Websitewww.turner.co.uk

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