Yorkshire's fastest growing 50 companies

... for 2016

in alphabetical order:

  • Advanced Forwarding Limited, Bradford; logistics and international freight forwarding services
  • AJ Foam Ltd, Dewsbury, manufacturers and stocks memory mattresses, pillows and mattress toppers
  • Auto Silicone Hoses, Mirfield, the UK’s largest manufacturer, distributor and stockist of performance silicone hoses and performance race parts for the automotive sector
  • Caval Limited, Leeds: Caval is a construction recruitment specialist which operates across a range of sectors. Clients include Laing O’Rourke, Balfour Beatty and Interserve
  • Chippindale Plant, Leeds, provides a hire and sales service to the construction sector with products including plant, tools, attachments and site accommodation
  • Concept Recruitment, Leeds, recruitment specialist in the industrial, technical, driving, on-site managed service and healthcare and clinical sectors
  • Conservatory Outlet, Wakefield, a UK-wide network of home improvement companies, specialising in the installation of double glazing windows, replacement doors, conservatories and bespoke orangeries
  • Construction Marine Ltd, Leeds, civil engineering specialist’s services including rail construction and maintenance, highway maintenance and marine civil engineering
  • Corinthian Brands Limited, Knaresborough, manufactures and sells a range of soft and alcoholic drinks.
  • D.M. Keith Ltd, Leeds, motor dealership
  • Drawn Metal Group, Leeds, shopfront and façade specialist
  • ESP Systex, Hul, provides online payment and ticketing solutions
  • Express Bi-folding Doors, Leeds, leading specialist manufacturer and installer of bespoke aluminium folding, sliding door, aluminium window and roofing products
  • Ford Windows, Sheffield, manufactures and installs PVCu windows, doors and conservatories
  • GB Terminals (Northern) Limited, Grimsby, part of the GBA Group, which provides transport and logistical services to motor manufacturers and shipping lines
  • GH Brooks, Harrogate, builder’s merchant
  • Global Autocare, Leeds, vehicle maintenance centre
  • Guardian Electrical Solutions Limited, Sheffield, provider of electrical safety services, specifically inspection and testing of fixed installations
  • Harron Group Limited, Leeds, housebuilder across Yorkshire and the Midlands
  • High Seat Holdings Ltd, Batley, maker of hand-made furniture
  • High Street TV, Harrogate:, shopping channel retailer includng TV, online, print sales and via high street chains
  • Hudson Contract Services, Bridlington, audit, contract and payroll services to the construction industry
  • K Rouse Civil Engineers, Leeds, subcontractor in roads & sewers infrastructure, commercial and residential groundworks, civil engineering, and specialist works for the rail, utility and power sectors
  • Mac’s Transport (Northern) Limited, Huddersfield, truck sales
  • Magma Ceramics & Catalysts, Dewsbury, manufacturer and global supplier of a range of refractory, ceramic and catalyst materials and technology
  • Martech UK Ltd, Dewsbury, designer, manufacturer and supplier a range of lighting solutions to original equipment manufacturers
  • Meridian Motor Group Limited, Knaresborough, operates franchised car dealerships across the North of England and the Midlands
  • Microgard Ltd, Hull, manufacturer of chemical protective clothing for workers
  • Morris & Co (Handlers) Limited, Doncaster, scrap metal processing and recycling company
  • Mosaic Print Management, York, offers business services in marketing, financial print, direct mail, stationery and corporate gifts
  • Navartis Limited, Doncaster, specialist project-focused technical recruitment company in the global transportation, civil engineering and utility industries
  • PC Specialist Ltd, Wakefield, sells a range of computers
  • Penmoor UK Ltd, Huddersfield, rents and leases a range of equipment and machinery
  • Pet Brands, Dewsbury, designs and manufactures accessories and treats for pets and wild birds, globally
  • Platinum Stairlifts, Keighley, manufactures and supplies domestic curved and straight stairlifts for UK and international customersPrinciple UK, Huddersfield, part of the Principle group, which provides a range of brand implementation services to global brands
  • Riverside Motors, Barnsley, car dealership operates from locations across Yorkshire
  • RPP Group Holdings, Leeds, specialises in providing quantity surveying services
  • Serius Group Limited, York, specialises in metal recycling services
  • SICL, Leeds, specialising in IT service and solutions to customers in the corporate, SME and public sector
  • Simon Gibson Transport, Goole, transport company specialising in bulk powder and granular product transport, handling and storage
  • Smith Bros, Doncaster, services all areas of mainland Britain with electrical maintenance and installation equipment
  • SportsShoes.com, Shipley, sells a range of specialist sport shoes, equipment and clothing
  • Strata Homes Limited, Doncaster, home builder across Yorkshire and the Midlands
  • Styrene Packaging & Insulation Ltd, Bradford, manufacturer of expanded polystyrene (EPS) insulation, building and packaging products
  • Triton Construction Ltd, Liversedge, provides construction services across the North of England
  • Vickers Oils, Leeds, global supplier of high performance, speciality textile oils
  • Walker Modular, Hull, manufactures and supplies of bathroom and kitchen ‘pods’ to hotels, student accommodation specialists and hospitals
  • Xiros, Leeds, develops a range of implants, fixation devices and surgical techniques
  • York Mailing Limited, York, printer of short lead time, high volume, press-finished retail flyers, media inserts and leaflets

Source: The companies in this list have been selected from a table of the fastest growing profit-making, private, regional companies, based on turnover growth for the last three years to 31 December 2015, as compiled by researchers at Bradford University School of Management for Ward Hadaway, using data which is publicly available at Companies House of UK listed companies


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