Businesses for Sale (Mandated) Engineering


Medical Equipment for Hospitals

Location: UK


Designs, manufactures and engineers a range of branded medical products and services for the hospital industry. High-growth business with strong prospects for continued growth through new products, increasing market share and exports. A leading player in a niche technical market, where product innovation and development are key. Good management team and strong cash flow. Turned over 15M with EBIT of 2M in the past year. . SOLD 2014



Environmental Products

Location: Midlands


A well-invested and modern manufacturer of fabricated products for the environmental market is for sale. It distinctively employs integrated CNC component manufacture with Robotic-based fabrication. This makes it one of the lowest-cost producers in its sector and it is already contending for market leadership. Due to an unfortunately timed ambitious operational restructure undertaken just before its customers and market entered recession, there has been a period of lossmaking and financial resources have been depleted. The business has now been returned to profits and the medium term outlook is bright with net margin of 9% on sales of 5M forecast for 2010. Following the recent winning of a soft government loan, the business is financially stable. However, the owner-manager wishes to establish an exit route to enable him to retire in 2-3 years time and also feels the company will grow better with additional director expertise. Accordingly an investor is sought who will purchase a controlling share (up to 100%) and who can provide some management expertise at director level. The business is offered for 0.75M cash plus deferred payments financed from future profits share. SOLD


M&E Maintenance Services and Facilities Management

Location: South East

Provider of technical and utility services for commercial, corporate and public sector buildings through long term contracts providing mainly planned and responsive maintenance. It is a Facilities Manager focused on hard services and has a strong engineering angle. Business is mainly repeat and customers are major blue-chip organisations. Full management team remaining. Profits of 1.5M on turnover 15M with very positive cash flow. Growing through increasing market share with a recession-resistant business. Forward order book of 23M. Price 8.5m


Component Engineering

Location: SE

A niche engineering business based SE is for sale which remanufactures and sells consumable electromechanical components to UK commercial and industrial users. It mainly serves the vehicle aftermarket where most of its business is of a repeat nature. It has been steadily turning over 2M in recent years, but there are now good opportunities to increase sales by selling to new customers in the commercial sector. 100% of the shareholding is offered at an Asking Price of circa 300K. SOLD


Utility Engineering Services

Location: North

UK-wide provider of specialist engineering services to the rail and utility industries. Scope embraces maintenance, repairs, refurbishment, capital renewals, environmental, project management and specialist equipment hire. This is a genuine niche operator in a sector with a high entry barrier. Turnover last year circa 16M and +23M is expected this year with net profit margins of at least 10%. There are strong growth prospects. Price 8.5M NOW SOLD