Leading building materials and construction firm Tarmac has announced the acquisition of civil engineering and highways maintenance contractor JB Riney, strengthening its presence in London.
In a statement Tarmac said it will work with the JB Riney management team to maintain continuity for existing Riney customers.
JB Riney has a strong presence in London
The newly acquired company will continue to operate under the Riney name, and will form part of the highways services division within Tarmac’s contracting business.
Tarmac said that combining the expertise of both businesses in the London market strengthens its overall civils and highways customer offer, and builds upon its existing network of strategic sites, logistics and operations in the south.
Riney has a strong presence in London and is one of the capital’s leading contractors, with over 40 years’ experience. Its clients include the City of London, the Royal Borough of Greenwich, Tower Hamlets Council and the London Borough of Waltham Forest.
Tarmac said the JB Riney business offers expertise in a number of specialisms. These include highways term maintenance and highways safety inspections, civil engineering projects and improvements schemes, parks and landscaping, surfacing, street lighting, winter maintenance and utilities infrastructure.