FT Rolec charging

Rolec Services, which claims to be the UK’s largest manufacturer of electric vehicle chargepoints, has acquired the VendElectric and Group Manager charging networks.

According to Rolec the acquisitions will expand its in-house capabilities with the inclusion of VendElectric’s technical team as well as the introduction of new technologies and technical advancements, enabling it to reach a wider customer base and provide a greater range of services, covering all aspects of EV charging and back-office management services.

Kieron Alsop, managing director at Rolec Services, commented: “I am delighted to be introducing the VendElectric and Group Manager charging networks into Rolec’s existing portfolio of EV charging and back office management solutions.

“I am particularly pleased to welcome VendElectric’s technical team on board, which will further strengthen our in-house capabilities and enable us to scale up our services and solutions as the EV charging industry evolves.

“As an organisation we are always looking to improve and enhance our EV charging portfolio and are also actively seeking to acquire further companies as and when the opportunity arises.”

Rolec currently manages thousands of charging points on its network in the UK, including locations such as: Meadowhall Shopping Centre, Anglian Water Authority, Battersea Power Station Development, JCT600 and DHL.