Economy and Industry in Berkshire

Berkshire has a significant historical involvement in the information technology industry, with many companies still having local operations in Reading. Financial, gas and directory companies all have their headquarters in Reading.

Slough plays a major part in making Berkshire an important business centre in South East England. it is home to Europe’s largest trading estate and the world’s second largest trading estate. Slough has more company headquarters than any other town or city in the UK. The European headquarters of major IT companies are all in the town. The Slough Trading Estate attracts many world-wide organisations due to its proximity to London Heathrow Airport.

Bracknell is another base for high-tech industries, whilst Newbury is home to the world headquarters of a major mobile phone operator. They are the town’s largest employer with over 6,000 people. Newbury is also the home to the UK headquarters of many other big companies.

RoofTech in Berkshire

RoofTech provide professional roofing refurbishment services with the southern counties of England, with Berkshire being overseen by two of our highly experienced surveyors.

Over the years, RoofTech have undertaken various strip & resheet (using built-up and composite panel systems), oversheet, felt, single ply & gutter/rainwater goods refurbishment projects for large main contractor firms, watch makers, facilities management companies and a world leading agricultural company to name but a few.

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