ENTERPRISE PLC was a support services company originally based in
* 1 History
* 2 Operations
* 2.1 Public sector * 2.2 Utilities
* 3 References * 4 External links
The Company was established in 2000 by way of a merger between
In 2007 a management buyout backed by the 3i investment group took place and the group was removed from the London Stock Exchange . On September 21, 2007 the company acquired the entire stock of Accord plc making it one of the UK's leading companies providing outsourced or partnered services to both the local authority and utilities markets.
On 21 February 2013, Ferrovial, through
A full range of direct, infrastructure and facilities management services are delivered to local authorities across the UK and Enterprise has built a strong track record in the modernisation and transformation of public services.
The public sector business is focused on the delivery of local authority services through partnership, joint venture arrangements and traditional term contracts. It has relationships with over 60 local authorities.
Enterprise was one of the first private companies to develop a full
joint venture company with a local authority
Liverpool City Council ,
'EnterpriseLiverpool', delivering the full range of street based
services throughout the City. Joint and Strategic ventures also exist
with, amongst others,
The company operates throughout the UK with over 100 offices. The
Head office is in
Farington near Leyland in
Enterprise has two separate joint ventures to provide services on behalf of the Ministry of Defence .
Enterprise operates as a facilities and infrastructure service
support partner to major utility companies in the water, gas and
electricity sectors. Key clients include
Severn Trent Water , United
Utilities , National Grid and
UK Power Networks
In the water industry, Enterprise offers a wide range of services for the repair and maintenance of both the clean and dirty water networks and all related asset and facilities management. Enterprise works with, or has worked with, all the major water companies in the UK.
In the power and electricity sector the company provides network maintenance services throughout the electricity distribution industry across the UK and in the gas sector the company provide mains and service replacements together with asset and facilities management.
* ^ Sam F. "Mid-year update" (PDF). Enterprise plc.
* ^ "History". Enterprise plc.
* ^ Enterprise in talks over $947m offer from 3i Reuters