Silverdell in strong start to year led by refurb work

Grant Prior 12 years ago
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Asbestos removal specialist Silverdell has picked-up a string of contracts already this year as refurbishment work levels continue to rise.

Contracts won in 2011 include a major tie-up with loss adjuster Crawford’s worth £1.5m per year, multiple retail refurbishment contracts worth around £500k, a £750k fixed price Crossrail contract and further fixed price contracts with a nuclear establishment worth £2m.

Silverdell has also recently won or renewed 4 three-year term contracts with local government and further education authorities, which are expected to add more than £3m to the order book.

The firm detailed the wins in a trading update to the City this morning. Silverdell bosses are confident the new work will make-up for lost revenue caused by the recent bad weather

The company has also secured approximately £500k of work in Canada, as part of its international growth strategy.

Chief executive Sean Nutley said: “The enquiry levels we are seeing are encouraging. New international business wins and a revitalised domestic retail refurbishment programme are positive signs and give us confidence that our growth strategy remains appropriate.”

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