Langley Holdings has been rated 40th out of the UK's top 250 mid market private companies in the Top Track index. 2010 is the sixth year running in which Langley has been included in the index.
The Top Track index is sponsored by the HSBC bank and Grant Thornton, one of the world's leading international organisations of independently owned and managed accounting and consulting firms.
Wellman Booth, the builder of overhead cranes for nuclear and other specialist applications, has acquired certain assets and intellectual property of Butterley Limited (Butterley) from Administrators. Butterley, which was established in 1790 and one of the UK’s oldest engineering businesses, finally closed its doors last month. A spokesman for Wellman Booth said that Butterley and Wellman Booth had several mutual clients and that it had acquired the Butterley assets to ensure comprehensive service to those clients in the future.