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EA-RS Group makes 11th acquisition

EA-RS Group, a provider of intelligent, sustainable, compliant fire and security systems and services, that is backed by the Richardson family business alongside Rockpool Investments, has confirmed that Surefire Services Limited (Surefire), has joined the Group.

Surefire, a leading business offering high quality design, engineering, installation and maintenance of fire protection systems, is the eleventh company EA-RS Group has acquired since February 2021. This follows the successful acquisitions of CCSS Fire & Security, AST London, UK Fire & Security Doors, Crane Communications, Firesec Compliance, Air Projects, Essex Fire Sprinklers, Vulcan Fire, Positive Controls and APW Fire.

The Surefire acquisition will contribute significantly to the growing maintenance base of the EA-RS Group and accelerates the Group towards achieving a One Solution Offering across the whole of the UK and Ireland.

Based in High Wycombe, Surefire provides national UK coverage, working extensively to provide top class fire prevention, detection, suppression, and evacuation systems. The delivery of their exceptional service spans multiple industry sectors, including Critical Infrastructure, Education, Healthcare and much more. Surefire have curated many strong client relationships throughout their 30 years as industry leaders, a credit to their leading reputation and exceptional service offering.

Alan Wheal, CEO of EA-RS Group said:

“A very warm welcome to the team at Surefire Services. Surefire is our eleventh acquisition since 2021, and will be a fantastic asset to the Group, especially as they provide national coverage across the UK.

In addition to the expansion of our geographical reach, the team at Surefire will provide additional specialist services that greatly complement our growth strategy”.

Peter Kemp, Chairman of Surefire said:

“I am incredibly excited to have Surefire Services become part of the EA-RS Group family.

We are in the company of many other fantastic businesses, all sharing Surefire’s core values, and I am reassured that this new venture will provide many benefits for our employees and customers. I look forward to seeing how this next step in Surefire’s journey will drive new successes and opportunities”.

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