BSS Group has acquired UGS, the distributor of ground drainage equipment with ten branches nationwide, for £5.1m.
BSS is planning to open up to ten more heating and plumbing outlets over the next six months.
BSS Group has acquired Direct Heating Spares, the Lancashire-based distributor of spare parts to the heating industry, for £5.7m.
BSS Group has acquired Birchwood Products, the Nottingham-based building products supplier, for up to £22m.
BSS Group is planning to expand its chain of 319 builders' merchants with up to 30 new outlets this year.
BSS Group is to acquire BuckHickman, the Coventry-based industrial tools distributor with a nationwide network of 30 sites, from Premier Farnell for £27m.
BSS Group is to acquire AHED, the Wakefield-based distributor of heating, plumbing and bathroom products, for £14m.
BSS Group is to acquire Spendlove C Jebb, the plumbing and heating merchant with branches in Belfast, Enniskillen, Lisburn and Leeds, for £13m.
BSS, the builders' merchant, is looking to open up to 100 new branches over the next three years, and is particularly interested in the south-east.
BSS Group has acquired Price Tools Sales, the Birmingham-based supplier of hand-held power tools, for £8.5m.
BSS Group has acquired A Warren & Sons, the supplier of industrial products to the construction industry with branches in Oldham, Birmingham, Leeds and East London, for £14m.
BSS Group has acquired Pegler & Louden, the valve distributor with assets valued at £1.9m, from FCX International.
BSS is to acquire Tricom Group, the Bedford-based distributor of heating and plumbing products, from Isis Equity Partners for £16m.
BSS, the distributor of heating and plumbing products, is in discussions with a number of potential bidders for the business.
BSS is planning to acquire PTS, the supplier of heating and plumbing products, for £56m.
BSS is seeking to expand its chain of plumbers' merchants by opening new branches and by making regional acquisitions.
BSS Group, the heating and plumbing distributor, has announced a further 100 redundancies from its branch network, as part of a £1.5m reorganisation following a fall in market prices.