Southern Maintenance Solutions (UK) Limited was delighted to discover that it was in the Top 20 companies in the recent 2020 Thames Valley SME 100 Growth Index. The listing, which was published at the start of March, highlights firms with an annual turnover of between £1 million and £17.5m that have grown significantly in the past year.
Coming in at No 17, SMS, was the highest ranked business operating in the wider building, construction, maintenance sectors. Based on its September 2019 year-end figures, the company had shown 45.5 percent growth.
“Being listed in this Growth Index gives real recognition for all the hard work that has been done by every single member of our staff; ” said Kevin Tarbox, managing director. It has been an incredible year with us winning new contracts, expanding our range of services and welcoming several new engineers to our team. I am confident that we will be able to build on this and continue to deliver our comprehensive service and maintenance support to even more customers over the coming months.”
Southern Maintenance Solutions UK Ltd was founded in 1995 and since then has established itself as one of the leading providers of commercial heating, cooling and air handling installation and maintenance services in South East England. It has had success in both the private and state education sectors, but also has long standing maintenance agreements with a range of commercial property managers for premises including various places of worship, modern gym facilities and office/manufacturing buildings.
In addition to its core activities, engineers at the company are also qualified to handle the installation and maintenance of a range of complimentary systems including electrical systems, water treatment, commercial kitchens and commercial pipework installation. The company recognises the need to invest in its staff and currently has three apprentices working towards industry recognised qualifications.