76. Springvale EPS
- Managing director: Mark Giholme
- Pre-tax profit: £4.6m
- Employment: 113
- Pay bill: £3.7m
Springvale EPS is an insulating materials company with its headquarters in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. It was formerly owned by Irish insulation giant Kingspan but was sold on in a management buy-out.
Turnover during 2015 grew from £23.7m to £25.8m, while pre-tax profit also soared from £1.7m to £4.6m.