37. Gardrum Holdings
- Director: Derek Keys
- Pre-tax profit: £15.3m
- Employment: 79
- Pay bill: £4.4m
Gardrum Holding’s main business is conducting off-site and onsite machinery auction sales and valuations throughout Europe, trading as Euro Auctions.
It’s the biggest auctioneer of construction machinery in the UK. Some group companies hold properties for use within the group or for development and resale.
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Its first auction took place in Dromore, Co Tyrone in 1998, before holding its first auction outside the province in Wetherby, Yorkshire in 2000.
It branched out into holding auctions outside the British Isles in 2006 with an event in Dormagen, Germany. It now has 10 permanent sites around the world, including Brisbane in Australia and Florida and Ohio in the US.
72-74 Omagh Road
Tel: 02882 898262