11th January 2022

Holiferm, the biosurfant company has expanded its operations in to Liverpool City Region –  signing a 10 year lease on a 90,000 sq ft industrial unit at Ocean Trade and Logistics Park on the Wirral.

Holiferm, a company which develops and supplies sustainable plant based, fermentation-derived, ingredients for industrial and consumer products and is expanding from its current facilities in Manchester and Daresbury.

‘Ocean Park’ is located in a prominent position fronting onto Dock Road, Wallasey, at the mouth of the East Float Dock and the River Mersey. It is approximately 2 miles from Junction 1 of the M53 motorway.

The area has excellent road and rail communications, being approximately 3 miles from the M53 motorway, has direct rail links to Liverpool City Centre, in addition to the regular Mersey Ferry service and Mersey Tunnels.

Ben Dolman from Holiferm said: “We are extremely excited to build our first full scale plant at Ocean Park, which given the location has excellent logistical links to both suppliers and customers. The size of the unit we have taken means we have capacity for rapid expansion on the site, enabling us to bring the transition to biosurfactants much quicker”

Speaking about the deal, Rupert Chadwick-Dunbar, surveyor at Legat Owen, commented: “Bringing Holiferm to the Wirral is a huge coup for area meaning new jobs and investment and we are pleased to have supported their expansion”.

More information on Holiferm can be found here

11th January 2022