Falkirk firm celebrates silver jubilee

Outreach managing directors Gary Potts (left) and Derek Payne
Outreach managing directors Gary Potts (left) and Derek Payne

Celebrating its 25th anniversary is one of the country’s leading suppliers of hydraulic handling, lifting and access equipment.

Outreach Ltd, based at Middlefield Industrial Estate, works in a variety of sectors, including offshore oil and gas, timber industry, renewable energy and construction.

Over the last quarter century it has been the first to introduce many products to the market with offshore access baskets and pipehandlers successes for the offshore oil and gas industry.

In 2006 it set up its specialist bodies division and in 2012 Outreach Access, while its training division has promoted safe working practice through comprehensive training and customer education.

Gary Potts, managing director sales and marketing, said: “To this day Outreach Ltd is still driven by the entrepreneurial spirit of our founders which has enabled us to constantly push new boundaries and enter new markets.

“This strategy has enabled us to foster a culture of innovation, giving us full control over the entire development process of a product from idea to market.”