Galliford Try is pleased to announce that it has agreed to acquire MCS Controls Systems Limited.
MCS Control Systems provides an excellent strategic fit with the Group’s enlarged Environment business, bringing highly complementary capabilities into the Group and advancing its Sustainable Growth Strategy.
In particular, MCS provides additional competencies that complement those of the Lintott business, which was acquired as part of the nmcn water business in October 2021, accelerating the growth of Galliford Try capabilities in asset optimisation and capital maintenance.
As part of the acquisition, circa 80 employees will join Galliford Try, including the senior management team of MCS.
Commenting on the acquisition, Bill Hocking, Chief Executive of Galliford Try, said: “I am delighted to welcome the employees, clients and suppliers of MCS to Galliford Try. The addition of MCS Control Systems’ capabilities is complementary to the operations of our expanding Environment business, this is an excellent step in our Sustainable Growth Strategy that targets growth in adjacent and complementary markets.
This is a fantastic opportunity, closely following the integration of nmcn water into our business, and again demonstrates the excellent position of the Group.”
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