William Hare Group
The William Hare Group is a world-leading steel business, providing value engineered steel solutions to some of the world’s most innovative and sustainable construction projects. William Hare was formally incorporated in 1945 and is now the leading independent steel fabrication company in the UK with an annual turnover in excess of £170 million. We continue to build on this foundation by working in both emerging and well-established sectors, all over the world.
William Hare has offices, operations, agents and clients that cover every corner of the globe. We have executed projects in over 50 countries, managing risks and specifications with our clients to meet challenges from such things as extreme climate conditions, fire protection, as well as country specific certifications and qualifications. We expect to continue expanding our experience and the number of countries that we deliver projects in.
William Hare is a family-owned business, that has grown over the course of many generations. Beginning in the 1880s with founder William Hare, the company has thrived under the leadership of several successive family members, and is now headed by William’s great-granddaughter Susan Hodgkiss CBE, as CEO and Chair.
William Hare is proud to be a member of many prestigious organisations. These certifications outline the company’s ongoing commitment to health & safety, quality, sustainability and the environment. As well as solidifying the Group's presence in the world’s steel industry, William Hare employees take active roles within many of these organisations, ensuring both personal growth, and wider growth for the business.