Headquartered in Nottingham UK, Phenna Group’s aim is to invest in and partner with selected niche, independent Testing, Inspection, Certification and Compliance (TICC) companies that serve a variety of sectors, ensuring customers’ peace of mind by delivering first class assurance services.

This is the ninth acquisition made by Phenna Group in 2021 and represents our first in the statutory inspection sector.

Formed in 1979 and based in Warwickshire, Industrial Safety Inspections (ISI) is a leading
independent engineering inspection organisation, helping commercial and industrial customers across the UK to meet their statutory obligations and protect their staff, plant and assets. The company provides a nationwide service through its highly trained Engineers, where it helps clients meet their statutory obligations under current legislation. ISI provide inservice engineering inspections and thorough examination, meeting the requirements of Health and Safety legislation for statutory and nonstatutory plant, in the following areas:

  • LOLER 1998 Lifting Equipment Inspections
  • PSSR 2000 Pressure System Inspections
  • COSHH (Regulation 9) 2002 Extraction and Local Exhaust Ventilation Plant
  • PUWER 1998 Work Equipment Inspections
  • On & off site Load Testing and Pressure Testing

Graham Higginson, Managing Director of ISI commented: “I am delighted to partner with Phenna Group. At ISI we pride ourselves in delivering the highest quality and value of service to our customers. Having worked with Paul in the past, I know he has similar values and I believe Phenna Group will be the ideal partner to help us deliver our very ambitious growth plans for the future. Paul and his team have acted with integrity throughout the process and I’m excited about the future.

Paul Barry, Group CEO of Phenna Group said: “I am delighted that ISI have joined Phenna Group, a deal which will allow us to push into the highly regulated, statutory inspection market. Our first ambition is to support Graham and his team to achieve UKAS accreditation, then help them to deliver a very ambitious growth agenda. I’m looking forward to working with Graham and the whole team at ISI, for what I hope will be a very exciting future, for all.”

Phenna Group were advised by Avonhurst and Johnston Carmichael

ISI were advised by Premier Corporate Finance and Knights plc

For further information on Phenna Group, please visit:
www.phennagroup.com
For further information on Industrial Safety Inspections, please visit:
www.isisafety.com