Timeline

Ownership changes

1980

Founded as a manufacturer of extruded and moulded plastics

1986

Becomes fully listed company

1999

Acquired by IMI

2005

MBO backed by Castle Harlan

2007

MBO backed by BoSIF (now CAVENDISH Capital)

2014 – Today

Main Market Listing on London Stock Exchange

Strategic initiatives

1985 – 2004

Acquisitions aimed at broadening product and market offering

Expansion into France and Italy

Formation of Polypipe Civils and Ulster businesses

2005 – 2007

Focus on core market sectors and geographies through streamlining of activities

2008 – 2013

Significant investment in business

Rebalanced to focus on Residential, Infrastructure and Commercial sectors

2014 – Today

Increased capability to deliver solutions for carbon efficiency and water management

Polypipe

Acquisitions

2000

Acquisition of Robimatic

2007

Acquisition of Terrain commercial drainage business

2009

Acquisition of Marshall-Tufflex rainwater and drainage business

2010

Acquisition of Silavent ventilation business

2014

Acquisition of Ferrob ventilation business

2015

Acquisition of Surestop specialist valve business

Acquisition of Nuaire ventilation business

Divestments

2004 – 2006

Closure and divestment of non-core businesses including window profile and furniture

2007

Divestment of German OEM operations

2008

Divestment of Sanitary Systems