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Actavo becomes supplier of choice for Northseal Scaffolding

Actavo Hire & Sales’ Glasgow branch has become the supplier of choice for specialist contractor, Northseal Scaffolding. Working in partnership, Actavo’s and Northseal’s latest joint activity is the supply of scaffolding for a £130,000 project on behalf of East Ayrshire Council. Based in Galston in East Ayrshire, Northseal supplies and erects scaffolding to commercial, private […]

Actavo appoints Charles Price CEO of Actavo | Industrial Division

Leading international engineering solutions company, Actavo, has announced the appointment of Charles Price as CEO of Actavo | Industrial Division. Charles joins Actavo from CLH Pipeline System Ltd, where he served as CEO. Previously, he held leadership roles at Oil & Pipelines Agency (Chief Executive & Accounting Officer) and Alderley Plc (working in Africa, the […]

Actavo appoints Nicky Emery as manager of flagship midlands branch in Birmingham

Actavo | Hire & Sales Solutions has appointed Nicky Emery as manager of its branch in the Great Barr area of Birmingham. Bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the role, Nicky joins Actavo having previously being responsible for overseeing projects, implementing health, safety and environmental compliances and ensuring policies and procedures are implemented […]

Oxford school expands facilities using offsite construction

Actavo | Building Solutions, the UK’s fastest-growing modular building company for the past three years running*, has provided Bartholomew School with a new exam and sixth form centre. Based in Eynsham, Oxfordshire, Bartholomew School had been looking to reduce the pressure caused by growing pupil numbers, year-on-year. Working with Ridge and Partners LLP, Actavo | […]

Actavo Hire & Sales and Industrial Solutions celebrate 50th anniversary

The businesses known today as Actavo | Hire & Sales and Actavo | Industrial Solutions (formerly Deborah Construction Ltd) were formed 50 years ago today (May 8th 1967). The businesses started off as a services company, erecting and dismantling scaffolding in a number of sectors – mainly power stations and petrochemical plants located in the […]

Why hiring a modular building could be right for you

Companies across the UK are increasingly looking to add provisional space to their premises for a limited time. Designed and built to the exact same standards as traditional constructions, a hired, modular building has substantial benefits, as Rob Humphrey, sales manager at Actavo | Building Solutions, explains: There are limited capital-costs associated with a hired building […]

Why the construction industry needs to embrace diversity

The Equality Act 2010 sets a legislative framework for diversity in the workplace and provides legal protection for workers who may be discriminated against. No UK employer has a choice about adhering to that legislation. But they can choose whether or not they actively embrace diversity rather than simply stay within the rules. Matthew Goff, director of […]

TJ Malone, CEO Actavo | Network & In-Home Division


– 15 new jobs created – Actavo, a leading international engineering solutions company, has signed a five-year contract with major energy supplier, SSE, to support the national expansion of SSE’s ‘Shield’ programme in the UK. The contract, which has recently gone live, sees Actavo providing a range of services to SSE’s existing and future customer […]

Rebecca Hargadon, UK head of marketing, Actavo

Actavo appoints first UK head of marketing

Leading international engineering solutions company, Actavo, has appointed Rebecca Hargadon as UK head of marketing. With a background in retail, having worked with international brands Asda, Tesco and Nisa, Hargadon joins Actavo from Imperial Tobacco. Bringing over a decade of experience as a senior-level marketeer in the manufacturing, retail and FMCG sectors to the role, […]

Actavo wins ‘Best Firm To Work For’ Accolade at Irish Building & Design Awards 2017

Actavo, a leading international engineering solutions company, has won the prestigious ‘Best Firm To Work For’ award at the Irish Building & Design Awards 2017*. Receiving the award, Liam Brew, Operations Director, Actavo | Building Solutions, said “Winning the ‘Best Firm To Work For’ award is very special for us. This recognition is testament to […]