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    Vp plc (VP.L)

    640.00 Down 25.50(3.83%) 11:35AM EST
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    Vp plc
    Central House
    Beckwith Knowle
    Harrogate, HG3 1UD
    United Kingdom - Map
    Phone: 44 14 2353 3400
    Fax: 44 14 2356 5657
    Website: http://www.vpplc.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Rental & Leasing Services
    Full Time Employees:1,753

    Business Summary 

    Vp plc provides equipment rental and associated services to the rail, transmission, water, civil engineering, construction, housebuilding, and oil and gas markets in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through six segments: UK Forks, Groundforce, Airpac Bukom, Hire Station, TPA, and Torrent Trackside segments. It offers equipment and services, including compressors, steam generators, heat exchangers, sand filters, and operators to the oil and gas related service markets. The company also provides construction solutions comprising trench boxes and sheets, hydraulic bracing systems, piling equipment, formwork, pipe stoppers, and pumps, as well as excavation support systems, temporary bridges, and trenchless technology for the water, gas, civil engineering, and construction industries; and rents small tools, specialist equipment, and allied services for industry and construction markets, as well as press fitting and fusion equipment to the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing sectors. In addition, it offers rail infrastructure portable plants; and trackside lighting, traffic management, and training services to the railway maintenance and renewal contractors. Further, the company is involved in the rental of telescopic handlers, rough terrain straight mast fork lift trucks, and associated products and services to the housebuilding, general construction, and industrial markets. Additionally, it offers portable roadway access solutions to the outdoor events, transmission, construction, and utility sectors, as well as access solutions utilizing aluminum panels, plastic panels, and matting to temporary roadways, pedestrian walkways, barriers, bridges, and pitch cover requirements. The company was formerly known as Vibroplant plc and changed its name to Vp plc in 2000. Vp plc was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Harrogate, the United Kingdom. Vp plc is a subsidiary of Ackers P Investment Company Limited.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Jeremy F. G. Pilkington B.A.Hons., 65
    Exec. Chairman and Chairman of Nomination Committee
    Mr. Neil A. Stothard M.A., F.C.A., 58
    Group Managing Director and Exec. Director
    Mrs. Allison M. Bainbridge M.A, FCA, 55
    Group Fin. Director, Sec. and Exec. Director
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in GBp.