Langley Holdings named the region’s largest manufacturer

Retford, 8 November, 2019

Langley Holdings plc was revealed as the region’s largest manufacturer, at the Nottingham Evening Post Top 200 Companies 2019 awards ceremony last week.

Langley subsidiaries manufacture in Europe, Asia and the US and the group has several production plants in the UK, including Reader Cement Products Ltd, the UK's largest independent producer of dry blended cements located at Pinxton, Nottinghamshire.

The full list, compiled by Nottingham Trent University, ranks each company with their registered offices in Nottinghamshire by annual turnover.

Langley employs around 5,000 people world wide and has an annual turnover of c. €1 billion.

Langley Holdings’ Reader Cement Products Ltd facility at Pinxton, Nottinghamshire, produces over 100,000 tonnes of bagged cement products annually.


Langley Holdings plc is a globally operating, multi-disciplined engineering and industrial manufacturing concern, principally providing capital equipment technologies to diverse markets around the world. Langley businesses are either outright market leaders or occupy strong niche positions in their respective fields, providing advanced technologies in a solutions based approach.

The group was established in 1975 by the current Chairman, Mr Tony Langley, and remains in family ownership.

In May 2019, Langley acquired Marelli Motori, the Italian motor and generator manufacturer. The group now comprises 6 divisions based in the UK, Germany, France and Italy.

The group has a worldwide manufacturing and commercial footprint of several million square feet with production facilities in Germany, France, the UK, Italy, the United States, Malaysia and China and more than 80 sales and service subsidiaries in the Americas, Europe, the Far East and Australasia. The Langley group employs around 5,000 people globally.