Howardson Group Ltd
Howardson Group is an engineering business established 1938, run and cared for by the same family in Derbyshire, England. Our business has evolved over the decades to become the world-class design and manufacturing facility it is today.
Through advanced tooling, a skilled team, and rigorous systems, we have a top-tier engineering capability and some of the most trusted brands in the groundscare market, with an expectation to deliver reliable, precise, and innovative products.
Where to find us
Based in Kirk Langley, Derbyshire, our site sits on 3.5 acres of industrial land, accessible from the A52. The site started its life in 1938 as a small petrol station and garage but now holds several units along with the infrastructure to support modern manufacturing.
We have ability on-site to deliver the majority of our manufacturing inputs, working closely with long-term partners to fill any gaps. This gives us the flexibility to deliver large orders at short notice and the control over our manufacturing to ensure the highest level of quality in our machines.
Our main partner, All British Precision Ltd are also located on-site, supplying advanced CNC capabilities. These facilities, in such close proximity, simplify supply chain logistics whilst boosting our capabilities for innovation.
What we make
We design and manufacture machinery for the professional groundscare market under the brands: Dennis, SISIS, Syn-Pro, Lloyds and Hunter Grinders. This machinery is used by organisations ranging from local authorities, to schools, to the highest level professional sports clubs and facilities. Our product range is extensive, including mowers, slitters, aerators, scarifiers, top dressers, seeders, sweepers and grinders, to name a few. Our customer support is regarded the best in the industry.
A strong range of products, our assurance of build quality and commitment to support, enable groundskeepers to deliver world-class playing surfaces that are safe, precise, and aesthetically pleasing.
Heritage and commitment
Starting in 1938, the company has changed over the years reacting movement in markets, technological innovation, and the increase in global trade
We have always been a British engineering company and we understand, now more than ever, the legacy and reputation that British engineering maintains in the world.
With our family company entering its fourth generation of custodianship, we believe the future of British engineering relies on sustainability, innovation, and longevity. These are the qualities that underpin our company and every product we send to market.