Taylor Wimpey plc operates as a homebuilding company with operations in the United Kingdom, North America, Spain, and Gibraltar. Divisions The company’s operating divisions include: Housing United Kingdom; Housing North America; Housing Spain and Gibraltar; and Construction. Housing United Kingdom The company is a homebuilder in the United Kingdom, with 34 regional businesses and 5 smaller satellite operations. It operates two core brands, Bryant Homes and George Wimpey. In 2007, the company completed 14,862 homes in this area. It has an average of 337 outlets. Housing Spain and Gibraltar The company has operations in Spain and Gibraltar, both of which are branded as Taylor Woodrow. Its business in Spain is primarily focused on developing sites in popular locations. Its Gibraltar business operates in the luxury apartment market. In 2007, the company completed 212 homes in this area. It has an average of 29 outlets. Housing North America The company’s business in North America has operations in both the United States and in Canada. In the United States the company sells homes under the Taylor Morrison brand in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada and Texas. It also has a land development business which sells lots to other homebuilders using the Taylor Woodrow Communities brand. Its business in Canada trades in Ottawa and Toronto under the Monarch brand. In 2007, the company completed 5,197 homes in this area. It has an average of 183 outlets. Construction Taylor Woodrow Construction provides construction and facilities management services throughout the United Kingdom and for key customers in selected overseas markets. The business is focused on selected growth areas – repeat services for ‘blue chip’ customers, facilities management, rail and infrastructure, and engineering. Significant Events On April 7, 2009, Lidl & Schwarz Stiftung & Co. KG entered into a partnership with Taylor Wimpey plc, for building homes in Scotland. History Taylor Wimpey plc was founded in 1880.
taylor wimpey plc
(TW/:London Stock Exchange)
High Wycombe, HP12 3NR
Phone: 44 14 9455 8323
Fax: 44 14 9488 5663www.taylorwimpey.co.uk
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