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FZUK ACQUIRES C.P Davidson & Sons Ltd

FAUN-Zoeller UK announces the acquisition of C.P. Davidson LTD as part of its UK strategic plan. C.P. Davidson’s Ltd is a hire company based in Chorley, Northwest England. With CPD joining FZUK, it will help add to their offering, the customer base, technology and of course the service network of both organisations, which are complimentary and will help further improve customer support.

The limited company CPD was established in 1991 with an excellent reputation in the hire and contract hire segment for the municipal market in the UK for refuse collection vehicles, skip and hook loaders, and provide complete repair and maintenance contracts.

The Davidson family are no strangers to the group and have been involved with SEMAT and ZOELLER since 1998, supplying bodies and lifters to local authorities. This will allow FZUK to expand its growth of ECOTEC products into the public and private sector market and gain access to the hiring segment in the UK.

Philip Davidson will remain Managing Director reporting to Simon Hyde, CEO and help formulate the growth plans and activities for FZUK and CPD. Simon Hyde commented on the acquisition “We welcome the Davidson family into the group and believe this will be a great success. It will help to Thrust the strategic plan of FZUK and provide a compelling offering to both sets of clients. We see this as a great partnership and are excited for both teams to work together in the future.”

C.P Davidson & Sons LTD who have engineered some of Britain’s finest municipal vehicles and worked hard to combine their considerable engineering expertise with good service. Philip Davidson, Managing Director of C.P Davidson & Sons Ltd, said, “While this choice was not easy, we firmly believe it is the best course of action for the future of our company and all of our valued employees. FAUN- Zoeller is a highly reputable and leading waste management company specialising in manufacturing high-specification waste collection vehicles and bin lifters. FAUN- Zoeller has expressed a strong interest in expanding their operations, and they are dedicated to maintaining the same level of quality service that our customers have come to expect from us. We firmly believe this change presents exciting new opportunities for our company and employees.”