Red Architectural goes into administration

14 November 2013

Construction company, Red Architectural Ltd., and its sister company, Red Aluminium Ltd. have entered administration. Deloitte have been appointed as administrator and have stated they are only advising staff and customers at this stage.

Based in Cheshire, the 40-year old company provides roofing, glazing and general engineering services. It previously worked on Central Park in Manchester as well as the Westfield shopping centre in Stratford, London; In 2012, their turnover was £29.7 million. Deloitte have indicated Red will trade out existing contracts for a short period of time until there can be a wind down of the company.

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