With a combined 92 years of experience between the two companies, we look forward to further strengthening our working relationship with the enormously experienced Ferrier Pumps team in the months and years ahead
EPS Group Expands Footprint in UK
EPS Group has further expanded its presence in the UK with the acquisition of Ferrier Pumps Limited, a multi-faceted engineering company with 40 years experience and pedigree across Scotland and Northern England.
Established by Brian Ferrier in 1981 and employing 47 between offices and workshops in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen, Ferrier Pumps has been serving Scotland’s utility, industrial, commercial, residential and agricultural markets as one of the country’s foremost pumping specialists.
EPS Group’s Managing Director Patrick Buckley says Ferrier Pumps will bring their product offering; service and repair and project delivery experience to the ever-expanding group.
With an expanding footprint in the U with offices in Aloton, Hampshire; Thetford, Norfolk and Lichfield, Staffordshire in reent years, EPS is no stranger to Scotland, having applied the company’s extensive off-site construction/DfMA (Design for Manufacture and Assembly) expertise and experience to deliver a wastewater treatment plant in Inverurie and water treatment plant upgrade works in Tullich, Oban in recent years in partnership with ESD, one of Scotish Water’s delivery partners.
Similarly, EPS works across the utility; industrial; commercial; residential and agricultural sectors with customers as varied as water and power companies; those in the dairy, meat processing, bakery, brewing & distilling industries; pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, microelectronic, data centre and defence spaces to commercial including building services, leisure, office/retail outlets and SMEs to residential and agricultural clients.
EPS Group’s five main business areas of design, build and construction services; off-site/DfMA manufacturing & assembly; outsourced asset management & operations; service and repair of assets and equipment and technical product sales and distribution mean that it is one of the few genuine end-to-end service providers in the global water sector.
Taking a whole life cycle approach to water and wastewater treatment has played a huge part in EPS’ growth and success, with extensive asset management; facility management; reactive and planned repairs and maintenance across all the sectors the company serves, with over 200 in-field technicians and operators maintaining over 300 assets directly & 1000s indirectly in the company’s care across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland under various partnership models for utility, industrial and commercial clients.