Our History

Spacecare was formed in 1997 and has gone on to be a respected nationwide provider of estate maintenance services.

We pride ourselves on our history which has defined the way we operate, focusing on building sustainable long term partnerships over short term gains.

  • 1997 Company Formed

    On 18th September 1997 our journey began as Keaan (UK) Ltd.

    The companies founder Keith Mitchell made the first steps towards delivering a service more focused on customer requirements.

  • 2001 Name Change

    The company changed trading names to Spacecare Ltd and thus began the start of the Spacecare journey.

  • 2006 Acquisition of CJ Fencing

    The company started its first footseteps into hard landscaping with the acquisition of a fencing business aimed at expanding our service offering to clients.

  • 2010 South Wales Depot

    In 2010 we opened our second depot in South Wales, focusing on delivering services throughout the South West Region.

  • 2015 Facility and Security Services

    In 2015 we further diversified our service offering to meet client needs by launching our facilities services, becoming an SIA ACS approved provider in only a matter of months.

  • 2016 Warrington Depot Opened

    In 2016 owing to fast expansion in the North West we opened our third depot in Warrington.

  • 2018 Reading Depot Opened

    The company continued its nationwide expansion by welcoming the staff of ProGroundcare Ltd into our operation, this became our Reading Depot.

  • 2021 Rugby Depot Opened

    With continuining growth the company decided to split its Midlands operation from the Telford depot by opening a new depot in Rugby. Focusing on delivering our aims of reducing carbon footprint and delivering a sustainable service to clients.

  • 2022 New Website Launched

    In 2022 we refreshed the company website - shouting about our Innovation, Social Value, Biodiversity and Carbon Neutrality which has formed the core of our business for many years.

  • 2022 Member of the Prompt Payment Code

    We became members of the prompt payment code, committing to pay all our suppliers within 30 days.

  • 2023 Real Living Wage Employer

    Spacecare proudly became a Real Living Wage employer. Providing fair compensation to all our staff.

  • 2023 Doncaster Depot Opened

    We continued our regionalsation and expansion with the opening of our new northen depot located in Doncaster,

  • 2024 Carbon Neutral

    We achieved carbon neutrality through external offsetting projects.

Collaboration

We listen to and work in partnership with all our stakeholders so that we can deliver a service that exceeds their needs and requirements.

Environment

We deliver our services in an environmentally conscious manner focusing on sustainability over short term gain.

Integrity and Trust

We are honest, open, ethical, and fair. We work together as a team to meet our business objectives in an ethical way and for the benefit of all our stakeholders.

Innovation

We develop and implement new ideas, processes and procedures that enable us to continuously improve and achieve our and our stakeholders goals & objectives.

Deliver Nationally, Live Locally

We consider the lives of our employees and the local community when setting business objectives and making management decisions.

Development

We value our employees and provide an environment in which they can develop and grow personally and professionally.

Where We Work and Who With...

We work with over 150 clients across a diverse range of properties, with over 25 years experience we have created a service solution to meet the needs of any client. We can deliver grounds maintenance services to suit your requirements across the full spectrum of locations;

  • Retail and Leisure
  • Industrial Estates
  • Business Parks
  • Commercial Sites
  • Schools
  • Residential
  • Health
  • Local Authorities
Our Accreditations

We are an ISO9001, 14001 and 45001 certificated company.

With a full suite of certifications and accreditions you can rest assured that we deliver our services in line with industry best practice, delivering quality services in a safe and responsible manner.

Spacecare currently holds SIA Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) status for the provision of Manned Guarding and CCTV Monitoring.