Stobart Group (UK)

Stobart is a Superbrand.

Stobart Group is the leading and best-known Infrastructure and Support Services business in the UK.

In a competitive market, Stobart Group aims to stand out using its business development capabilities, logistics heritage, capital and respect for the brand. The Stobart Group is made up of five key divisions, and operates within the biomass energy, aviation and railway maintenance sectors as well as having investments in a national property and logistics portfolio, including the Eddie Stobart business and brand.

Stobart Energy, with a focus on green and renewable energy, transports and supplies Stobart Biomass fuel. Stobart Energy has recently secured a contract to supply a plant in Speyside from 2016, and in November 2014 signed a 16-year supply contract for a new biomass plant to be built at the Group’s Widnes site.

Stobart Aviation owns and operates London Southend Airport and Carlisle Lake District Airport;. Stobart Aviation’s passenger numbers have increased by 20 per cent to more than 625,000 and, for the second year running, London Southend Airport was rated as the best UK airport in the “Which?” customer satisfaction survey.

Stobart Rail focuses on third-party rail contracts and supports Stobart Energy with its green energy investment plans. The volume of freight transferred from road to rail cut the fleet’s total road activity by more than 13 million miles, reducing the Group’s CO2 emissions by around 24,000 tonnes.

Stobart Infrastructure consists of a portfolio of properties including airports, investment/ operational and green energy. Stobart Infrastructure will be making a £7.5 million investment in the biomass plant to be built at Widnes; and commissioning began in November 2014 at the £20 million anaerobic digestion plant in Teesside, following an investment of £5 million by Stobart Infrastructure.

Stobart Investments encompasses logistics specialist, Eddie Stobart, and aircraft leasing company, Propius, which now owns 10 aircraft leased to Stobart Air, with options on four additional aircraft.

Quality, service, performance and sustainability are values inherent to the Stobart Group brand, which also counts exemplary employment and environmental practices among its core principles.

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