About
Oakley
EMS

Our Vision

From factory fit-outs to relocation, renovation and complex engineering projects, we offer a peerless turnkey solution that’s been honed by years of experience and built on unrivalled expertise.

We’ve worked in partnership with the UK’s leading manufacturers, earning a reputation for meticulous attention to detail and a highquality, solutions-focused turnkey service that’s creative, agile and uncompromisingly reliable.

As an Oakley client, you’ll be working with a market-leading, multisector fit-out specialist. Our areas of expertise include the food and beverage, automotive and science & pharma sectors, making
us the trusted partner of choice for many of the world’s best-known premium brands.

Our Services

In-house
Design
Bespoke
Fabrication
Construction
Engineering Consultancy
& Value Engineering
Fit-out
Manufacturing
Equipment & Automation
MEP Consultancy
& Installation
Project
Management

Our History

1987

Mark Lyon, Oakley CEO founded parent company GTO Engineering from a small garage in Harrow on the Hill

1989

Oakley EMS is incorporated as a supplier of engineering parts and becomes part of the GTO Group

1999

GTO Group moves to larger premises in Harrow on the Hill

2001

Oakley EMS invests in an in-house machining and fabrication facility to offer a wider range of services and flexibility

2004

The GTO Group moves to new location near Hare Hatch in Berkshire

2012

Oakley EMS becomes recognised as a partner of choice in the food and beverage sector, carrying out engineering projects for well known brands including Mars, Twinings tea and Sainsbury’s

2013

Oakley EMS opens new sales office in Deeside, Cheshire, further cementing Oakley’s presence within the industry in the north of England

2014

The GTO Group move to new headquarters on 5 acre site near Twyford to facilitate the groups rapid growth

2015

Group operations open on the east and west coasts of the USA

2018

Turnover of £20m achieved across the group

Company Culture

Design, engineer, deliver isn’t just the simple methodology of what we do, it’s also at the core of how we think and how we behave. Because at oakley we believe that how we do anything is how we do everything.

That means everyone who works with us and for us is committed to making sure every individual element of your project that we create and manage is designed to be right first time.

Our approach to the way we handle the projects entrusted to us by you is deliberately engineered to be creative, agile, solutions-focused and driven by innovative thinking.

And because we believe that every decision and action we take carries an unconditional responsibility to always act in your best interests, we’re committed to making sure we deliver on budget, on time, every time.