The Company. Our Core Values. Our Business Model.

SQS Group is a leading utility solutions provider serving the energy, gas, water, local authority and commercial sectors in London and the South East from our head office in North London. Founded in 1996, SQS has been providing high quality reinstatement and highways maintenance services for over 20 years.

During this time our company has evolved to offer a widening portfolio of utility services including excavation, replacement and civils works. We now have a workforce of over 500 members with an established reputation for excellence in customer service, quality and innovation. Our self-delivery model means we are able to respond rapidly to changing needs and can provide a trusted service that keeps our clients and their customers on the road to success.

£55,360,000

Turnover

102,560

Jobs per Year

99.13%

Defect Free

131,505t

Waste Material Recycled

Our Vision & Values

Our vision is to be the UK industry leader specialising in complete reinstatement solutions. With an embedded culture of sustainability and innovation, and with a consistent focus on delivering service excellence, we strive to continuously improve our performance aiming for exceptional quality, right first time solutions, safely, on time, every time.

Our History

Established in 1996 by Maurice and Katrina O’Connor, SQS is a family firm that has grown into a leading utility solutions provider in London, the Home Counties and the South East. Read more about our history and the SQS journey here.

Our Business Model

Our business is built around a sustainable self-delivery model that delivers excellence for clients and customers, supports our growth and protects the environment. The combined capability of the four SQS Group businesses means a resilient end-to-end solution bespoke to each client’s needs, powered by our industry leading Ontrack management system.

Thanks for the weekend, all teams very helpful and professonial, the supervisor is very good on site all the time, both jobs all good.

Gary EvesStreetworks and Quality Manager, SMB JV, Thames Water

Please could you pass Affinity’s personal thanks to all the teams involved in the reinstatement and restoration works in the Great North Road Barnet following the 14” burst on Thursday morning. All involved demonstrated commitment, professionalism and dedication to getting the road fully open in the shortest time possible. It was a privilege to have worked with them and they are a credit to us all.

Howard LewisNetwork Operations Manager, Affinity Water

The hard work and effort that every one of your lads put in over this weekend hasn’t gone unnoticed, I would especially like to thank the lads who worked a long shift on Saturday and battled through the continuous heavy downpours of rain.

Kevin McConvilleManager, McNicholas

Well done all. Thanks for the efforts in completing these works that were high profile.

Paul DooleyStreet Works Performance Manager, UKPN

The teams were absolutely outstanding last night, Luton Council where extremely impressed by them. As we are all aware we are under a lot of pressure in Luton currently so this kind of working relationship is key going forward.

Thomas HarkinM&S Water Services

I would like to say a huge Thank You and Well Done. Given a complex problem, you have a rare and enviable ability to find a simple solution. I especially appreciate that you always go the extra mile just to accomplish everything before the deadline. Thank you so much for your hard work & dedication.

Miosz StolarskiDelivery Manager, Affinity Water

I just wanted to pass on personally Affinity Water’s thanks for the outstanding work completed in record time on Barnet Hill since Sunday night. Over 600 Sq./M of consequential damage was reconstructed to the very highest of quality standards by your team on site lead superbly by Pat and the support of a dedicated team behind him.

Howard Lewis & Julian FosterNetwork Operations Manager & Community Delivery Director, Affinity Water

I just wanted to say how much of a positive impression your operative Sean Clarke made on me, both from a personal and a company viewpoint. From my perspective in terms of managing contractors performance, and customer and HA relationships, this sort of positive engagement is so valuable

Tim JonesRegional Streetworks Manager - Thames Water

Awards

Our awards underline the delivery of our services in a safe, sustainable and customer focused manner. We are proud to have been recognised by leading organisations across a range of safety, environment, community and innovation categories.

RoSPA Gold

Stanmore Quality Surfacing Limited is a winner at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017. We have achieved the Gold Award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).

CCS Scheme

SQS have won a Gold Award in the 2017 Considerate Contractor Scheme run by the City of London. This scheme recognises best practice in the construction industry that goes beyond statutory requirements.

NJUG Quality

SQS are delighted to announce that they have won the High Quality Award at the prestigious National Joint Utilities Group (NJUG) Awards ceremony that took place in the Houses of Parliament in November 2016.

FORS Scheme

We currently hold Bronze Accreditation and are working towards Silver Accreditation with the Fleet Operator Recognition scheme (FORS) that promotes best practice for fleet vehicle operators across the UK.

BSI Certified

Each of our group companies is certificated to ISO 9001 Quality Management, ISO 14001 Environmental Management and OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management.

Feedback is important to us it lets us know what our customers, clients and the public think of the service we provide. We are proud of the positive feedback we have received over the years and are committed to improving whenever we don’t meet the high standards that we have set ourselves.

Please contact customercare@sqsltd.co.uk to provide your feedback or to learn more about our business.

“We would be grateful if you could pass our thanks to the staff responsible for carrying out the repairs, and our recognition that they performed in a style worthy of a Formula 1 team. We have watched progress for the past couple of days, and while we pride ourselves on attention to detail and speed of response, your team have exceeded our expectations. They have certainly earned the admiration of many at McLaren.”

McLaren Formula 1 Team, Chertsey