Sheffield based Mechanical, Electrical and Facilities Management Company Celebrates 100 years

15th November 2023

Yorkshire’s leading Facilities Management company HE Barnes Ltd is preparing the celebrations for its 100th year in business.

Established in 1923 by the pioneering Horace Edward Barnes, HE Barnes is a renowned business in Mechanical, Electrical, and turnkey Facilities Management Services with a group turnover in excess of £35 million. Since it’s inception, the business has grown over 10 decades to become the force it is today.

Innovation has played an important role in the organisation’s development and is integral to its success. New products and services have opened opportunities and introductions to fresh markets. Embracing new processes and emerging technology has also dramatically changed the organisation, setting the stage to continue being a future-looking business.

To mark the centennial year, HE Barnes will be hosting a charity ball on Friday 17 November at the Crowne Plaza Royal Victoria Hotel. As well as celebrating the achievement of 100 years in business, the event also aims to raise funds for local charity Sheffield Futures which supports young people getting into training, education, or work.

Nigel Pollard Managing Director of HE Barnes said

“It’s an incredibly exciting time to be working within HE Barnes, as we celebrate 100th year of trading. Expansion of our hard and soft Facilities Management Division means that our customers can now receive a complete turnkey solution with support every step of the way. The combination of which means that buildings can be managed effectively ensuring our customers are able to maximise business productivity.

“The entire business prides itself on keeping the same ethos that Horace had when he first started the business all those years ago. Seeking opportunities, adapting to change, growing, and evolving with integrity.

“We have our own unique story derived from our actions and our people over time, and we have never strayed away from Horace’s vision. This centennial year reminds us that we have always stood for and what makes us and that is our great is our people.

“As we celebrate our accomplishments, we also recognise our valued colleagues, customers and supply chain partnerships as we strive to maintain our position as a leader in the industry. We recognise that our achievements are the result of your hard work. Your unwavering support in our day-to-day operations has helped to fuel growth and expansion, and we are excited to continue building on these successes together."

For more information about HE Barnes Ltd services please visit www.hebarnes.com, call 0114 275 1210 or email enquiries@hebarnes.com

You might also be interested in

Dandelion Group - Dandelion Activations and Dancing Dandelion Events

Wed 29th May 2024

Creating unforgettable events and brand activations, bringing creativity and expertise to every project.

Steel City Marketing Ltd Employees to Brave Charity Abseil for Cavendish Cancer Care

Fri 24th May 2024

Steel City Marketing Ltd is thrilled to announce that three of its courageous team members, David, Jenni, and Rowan, will be taking on the challenge of abseiling down the Sheffield Hallam Owen Building, in support of Cavendish Cancer Care.

Freeths announces raft of promotions as firm continues to achieve record growth

Thu 23rd May 2024

National law firm Freeths has today announced almost 100 promotions across the business as it continues to bolster its offering throughout the UK.

Jane Tomlinson's Run For All 2024

Thu 23rd May 2024

Jane Tomlinson’s Run For All Team Challenges present a race within a race, where teams battle it out to be crowned event champions. Following huge success, the Sheffield 10K Team Challenge is making a spectacular return for 2024.