G Webb Haulage included within the London Stock Exchange Group, 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report 2017.
G. Webb Haulage Ltd identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report
- G. Webb Haulage Ltd recognised in fourth edition of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report
- Identifies fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses (SMEs) across the UK
- Family run business operating in Road Haulage since 1947
G. Webb Haulage Ltd has been identified as one of London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across the UK.
To be included in the list, companies needed to show consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, significantly outperforming their industry peers. More detail on the methodology can be found in the report online at www.1000companies.com.
G. Webb Haulage Ltd is a specialist bulk haulage and plant hire contractor operating a large modern fleet of bulk tipper, grab, low-loader and roll-on-off vehicles across the UK. Working in the construction material supply market, and also providing bulk haulage contract services to the Utility Companies sector, G Webb Haulage is now celebrating its 70th year! The business has grown significantly and now employs over 60 staff and operates a total fleet of close to 100 vehicles and plant units.
George Webb, Joint Managing Director, G. Webb Haulage Ltd said:
“I believe the key to our company’s growth and success is its strong management team ably supported by a loyal and skilled workforce. We are very pleased to be included in the “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain” report and view it as welcome recognition of all the hard work undertaken during this period”
Xavier Rolet, Chief Executive, London Stock Exchange Group said:
“Four years on, LSEG’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ report continues to highlight the dynamic, entrepreneurial and ambitious businesses across the country that are boosting UK productivity, driving economic growth and creating jobs. The strength and diversity of these companies is readily apparent with a broad mix of UK regions and sectors represented. These companies are the very heart of an ‘anti-fragile’ economy: more robust; more flexible and less prone to boom and bust. We must ensure we continue doing all we can to support high growth potential businesses like these.
“London Stock Exchange Group is fully committed to supporting and implementing initiatives which improve access to and cut the cost of finance for growing companies. We welcome the Government’s focus on supporting SMEs as part of its Industrial Strategy and await the outcome of its review into long-term patient capital.”
The Rt Hon Greg Clark, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy:
“I want to congratulate the 1000 companies from across the UK featured in London Stock Exchange Group’s pioneering 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report. Championing high growth innovative SMEs is crucial for the continued success of the UK economy and a country that works for everyone. We are committed to ensuring that companies of all sizes can access finance to grow, scale-up and create high quality well-paid jobs across the country.”
A full searchable database of all of the companies along with a downloadable pdf of the publication can be found online at www.1000companies.com