A recent report undertaken by the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts, confirmed what those working and running their business in Wirral have known for years.
The report tracked the number and type of companies that had increased in employment over the past three years. Each company had to achieve 20% employment growth for three consecutive years to qualify.
Second only to Aberdeen, Birkenhead, was found to have a higher concentration of fast growing companies than large cities including London, Cardiff and Edinburgh. The research showed that 12% of Birkenhead companies had reached the minimum 20% growth in each of the last three years.
The Contact Company
Founded by Asif Hamid, was highlighted as one of the most prominent, with its sales forecasts and workforce set to double this year. Also credited was the £4.5 billion Wirral Waters scheme, for which local construction companies are preparing.
Scantec Personnel was established in 1990 supplying temporary and permanent staff to the Technical, Engineering, Commercial and Scientific sectors throughout the UK and Overseas.
Hankinson Painting Group
As one of the UK's leading Painting Contractors, Hankinson Painting Group has been providing first class painting services since 1975.