Our History

2020
1988

Goodwater Ltd is founded by Martin Hoar. With just four members of staff and a turnover of £50,000 the company began as a pre-commission cleaning enterprise but later branched out into service and maintenance and water hygiene.

1992

New premises in Yateley, Hampshire as the business expands. Turnover reaches £680,000 thanks to successful projects at IRC Nottingham and FC3 part of the new Canary Wharf development

1994

Move to new offices and warehouse premises in Wokingham, Berkshire close to M4 and M3

1997

Turnover reaches £1 Million and the company undergoes its first re-branding

1997-2000

Successful supply and commissioning of £1 Million of water treatment plant, spares and service in Algeria and Azerbaijan

1998

10 Years in Business

2000

Turnover reaches £2 Million!

2001

Goodwater become members of the LCA (Legionella Control Association)

2003

Goodwater become members of BSRIA (Building Services Research & Information Association) eventually joining forces with the experts as contributors to the new releases of the Guides to Pre-Commission Cleaning of Pipework Systems

2004

Turnover reaches £2.5 Million!

2006

BSI (British Standards Institution) membership awarded.

2007

Second company re-brand and completion of a large project at Addenbrookes Hospital sees turnover reach £2.85Million

August 2007

BS EN ISO 9001:2015 – Quality Management System achieved. We have been accredited since August 2007 and have successfully remain accredited through 9001:2000, 9001:2008 and the latest 9001:2015 whilst maintaining a successful pass rate. We are registered with CQS (Certified Quality System) Ltd.

2008

20 year anniversary and Martin King, Miguel Garcia, Chris King and Frank Butterworth appointed company directors.

2008

CHAS (Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme) accreditation achieved. Health and Safety has always been at the very our at the top of our priority list.

2008

Goodwater become members of Constructionline

2010

The company undergoes a re-structuring with plans commenced to make Service and Maintenance the biggest division in the new look business

2010

Key contracts secured at Olympic VelodromeHarvey Nichols (Knightsbridge) and Goodwater becomes the chosen water treatment specialist by Aspire Defence and embark on a massive soldier living accommodation building contract in the South of England

2011

Turnover reaches £3 Million!

2013

Goodwater celebrates its Silver Jubilee – 25 Years as a market leader!

2013

Goodwater becomes the first and only company to achieve independent validation of our range of UV Disinfection Systems, complying with BS EN 14897

March 2014

Goodwater become the first UK company to secure WRAS accreditation for the Dioxychlor III System (Chlorine Dioxide treatment)

April 2014

Goodwater become registered to provide HABC (Highfield Awarding Body of Compliance) approved training programs designed for people responsible for water systems in buildings;

2015

SafeContractor accreditation achieved

October 2015

WRAS accreditation achieved for the Dioxychlor Plus System (re-circulating Chlorine Dioxide treatment)

2017-2019

Goodwater supply and commission in excess of £250,000 worth of Chlorine Dioxide and water conditioning equipment to a well-known multi-million dollar social media enterprise at their new data centres in Ireland and Denmark

2017

Turnover reaches £4 Million!

November 2017

Bouygues Energies & Services award Goodwater their Supply Chain Silver Standard Certificate marking us out as a recognised partner to their UK operation.

March 2018

UKAS accreditation awarded for Legionella Risk Assessments – only the 8th water treatment company in the UK to achieve this. (ISO/IEC 17020:2012 – Type C Inspection Body)

May 2018

Grenfell Tower Boxing Gym – Goodwater donate free water treatment equipment and services for the BBC’s DIY SOS project

August 2018

Goodwater launch the new cutting edge GLF range of sidestream filtration units

November 2018

£165,000 Equipment order received for Battersea Power Station Development – UV systems, water softening and water conditioning units and filtration

December 2018

Instant digital reporting system launched to enhance our service contracts offering

March 2019

Record year for sales – topping £5 Million!

April 2019

Martin King, Miguel Garcia, Chris King and Frank Butterworth take over as co-owners. A bright new future for the Goodwater Team Ltd and all our clients!