Gardrum Hold­ings

Direc­tor: Derek Keys

Belfast Telegraph - Top 100 Northern Ireland Companies - - ENTRIES 21-100 PROFILED -

Pre-tax profit: £15.3m Em­ploy­ment: 79 Pay bill: £4.4m 72 - 74 Omagh Road Dro­more BT78 3AJ Tel: 028 8289 8262 www.eu­roauc­tions.com

Gardrum Hold­ing’s main busi­ness is con­duct­ing off-site and on­site ma­chin­ery auc­tion sales and val­u­a­tions through­out Europe, trad­ing as Euro Auc­tions.

It’s the big­gest auc­tion­eer of con­struc­tion ma­chin­ery in the UK. Some group com­pa­nies hold prop­er­ties for use within the group or for de­vel­op­ment and re­sale.

Its first auc­tion took place in Dro­more, Co Ty­rone in 1998, be­fore hold­ing its first auc­tion out­side the prov­ince in Wetherby, York­shire in 2000.

It branched out into hold­ing auc­tions out­side the British Isles in 2006 with an event in Dor­ma­gen, Ger­many. It now has 10 per­ma­nent sites around the world, in­clud­ing Bris­bane in Aus­tralia and Florida and Ohio in the US.

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