Outreach Ltd, a leading supplier of hydraulic handling, lifting and access equipment, this year celebrates its 25th anniversary. Over the course of the last 25 years, Outreach Ltd have ventured into a variety of sectors, ranging from: Offshore Oil & Gas, Marine, Renewable Energy, Construction, Transport & Distribution, Timber Industry, Waste Management & Recycling, Emergency Services, Local Authorities & Roads and General Industrial.
“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,” said Gary Potts, Outreach Ltd Managing Director: Sales and Marketing. “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. Outreach Ltd today is more diversified than ever with unique product offerings that are sought after for their compelling design, superior quality, and value.”
Outreach Ltd has introduced many industry-first products throughout the years. A stalwart in the offshore oil and gas industry, with Pipehandlers and Offshore Access Baskets (OSBs).
Already a household name in the lorry loader market, and the timber market, the company did it again in the truck, van and specialist access platform market when Outreach Ltd introduced Outreach Access (2012) and the Specialist Bodies Division (2006). The Outreach Training Division has grown from strengths to strengths over the years by promoting safe working practice through comprehensive training and customer education with 10 individual training courses.
In 2014, the latest stage of an ambitious growth programme, Outreach Ltd saw the acquisition of one of the UK’s top suppliers of Launch and Recovery Systems (LARS) for remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROVs). Great Yarmouth based Tech Safe Systems (UK) Ltd specialists in the design, engineering and manufacture of LARS, Control Cabins and Workshops for ROVs, used most commonly in deep water industries such as oil and gas and offshore renewables. Tech Safe Systems Ltd supplies its equipment to ROV operating companies worldwide.
Twenty-five years and nearly 6.5 million employee hours later, Outreach Ltd today is one of UKs leading suppliers of hydraulic handling, lifting and access equipment. The company’s commitment to innovation, its products and customers has been key to Outreach Ltd’s success over the years, which underlines our philosophy — we compete on service.