Track Record
We are extremely proud of our track record for delivering management solutions and day-to-day support ensuring delivery of key objectives. We are now the largest Service Provider in the UK Automotive Sector, in terms of turn-over, number of employees and service range.

Financial Growth


2011/12
Autoscan: £5.4m
E-PPL: £3.4m
Group: £8.8m
2012/13
Autoscan: £9.1m
E-PPL: £12.4m
Group: £ 21.5m
2013/14
Autoscan:£12.6m
E-PPL: £16.7
Group: £ 29.3m
2014/15
Autoscan:£11.6m
E-PPL: £12.6m
Group: £ 24.2m
2015/16 (f/c)
Autoscan:£14.2m
E-PPL: £13.8m
Group: £ 28.0m

History of contracts won and significant events

  • 2015

    Re-certification of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
    Secured a Global contract with JCB covering the UK, India, China.

  • 2014

    Key appointments within the business helped secure a number of new customers, including McLaren and Rolls-Royce.

  • 2013

    Renominated after competitive tender by BMW for onsite containment and quality engineering services.

  • 2012

    Awarded ISO 14001 in 2012.
    Awarded contract for launch support at Jaguar Land Rover.

  • 2011

    A further 3 year contract extension with Toyota Motor Manufacturing as well as strategic alignment with e-ppl in June.

  • 2010

    Established operational bases in Spain and Germany.

  • 2008

    Nominated as sole service provider at BMW for onsite containment and quality engineering services at both plants, Oxford and Swindon. Nomination as single source provider of onsite containment services to TMMUK and their suppliers

  • 2005

    Nominated as dual-source partner at BMW for onsite containment and quality engineering services.

  • 2004

    Operational teams established at Bentley, BMW and Land Rover.

  • 2003

    Awarded ISO 9000:2001

  • 2002

    Founder Les Brown, was awarded regional Entrepreneur of the year and AutoScan moved to new operating premises.

  • 2001

    New resident support for MG Rover at Longbridge.

  • 2000

    Secured our first resident support assignment with Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK to provide onsite containment support at their Burnaston facility

  • 1999

    AutoScan was founded in 1999 by Les Brown and John Birch and it was during this time that the first AutoScan office was established in Telford.