Fire Safety & Security
Marlowe Fire and Security is one of the UK's leading fire protection and security systems service businesses with a broad range of capabilities to design, install and service fire and security solutions, along with a state of the art monitoring centre. Marlowe Fire & Security employs over 400 people with its headquarters in Manchester, providing full national coverage from offices in London, Warrington, Newcastle, Bodmin and Derby. With a high proportion of blue-chip customers in long-term contracts, there are attractive recurring revenues and a high level of forward revenue visibility.
FAFS Fire Systems is a provider of fire protection services based in Chessington, Greater London. The company was founded in 1990 and installs and maintains fire protection systems under contract for a broad range of business customers mainly in and around the London area. The business benefits from many long-term relationships with some of the UK's leading blue-chip organisations and a broad range of leisure, education, retail and local authority customers.
Founded in 1979, BBC Fire Protection operates nationally with about 100 employees and over 700 customers. This customer base includes blue chip names, including high street retailers, banks and housing associations, with relationships that extend over 10+ years for 80% of the clients. The business is highly complementary to the other Marlowe Fire Protection division businesses and should generate synergies from additional critical mass, improved route densities and cross selling opportunities. The business is a proud holder of the Royal Warrant.