Window company founder nominated for UK entrepreneurship award

  • 6 Aug 2015

Having founded CMS in 2006, Andy has been at the head of the company for almost a decade of continuous development.

Andy Kerr founded CMS Window Systems in 2006

The windows, doors and curtain walling systems manufacturer now employs more than 200 people and has an annual turnover of £27 million.

Sustainable manufacturing

Due to the continued investment in its modern manufacturing and recycling facility in North Lanarkshire, CMS has the capacity to produce more than 130,000 windows units and thousands of square metres of curtain walling per year.

In addition, it provides a 360-degree building envelope solution from design through to manufacture, installation and aftercare.

The company’s commitment to sustainability has extended into many aspects of the business – offering an extensive selection of products designed for low carbon buildings.

It also aims to operate in a resource efficient manner, with virtually all waste recycled.

EY Awards

The EY Awards are backed by Ernst & Young Global and endorsed by the CBI and the Department for Business, Skills and Investment.

They have been designed to support entrepreneurship by recognising the achievements and successes of individuals in industry.

Leave a Reply

Latest news


Latest additions as REHAU invests in sales

REHAU’s Windows Solutions Division has announced the appointment of two new Area Sales Managers to help continue its upward trajectory and growth in residential and commercial markets.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Doors, Recruitment, Windows


Viva the Revolution says Lakes, as it's now 'time for action'

Lakes Showering Spaces welcomes the Government’s drive for a sustainable future and the opportunity this gives bathroom manufacturers to develop forward-thinking green policies.

Posted in Articles, Bathrooms, Bedrooms & Washrooms, Building Industry News, Interiors, news, Sustainability & Energy Efficiency, Waste Management & Recycling


Builders’ Merchants’ sales surge in September - BMBI

Sales to builders and contractors by Britain’s builders’ merchants surged in September, with sales up 8.3% compared with September last year, according to the latest Builders Merchants Building Index (BMBI) report.

Posted in Articles, Building Associations & Institutes, Building Industry News, Building Products & Structures, Building Systems, Landscaping, news, Plant, Equipment and Hire, Timber Buildings and Timber Products


Protect your staff with Worker ID Tags from SCAFFTAG

Worker ID tags are made for use in extreme conditions and are 100% waterproof – shop Scafftag for a wide selection of hard hat ID tags for your workers.

Posted in Articles, Building Industry News, Facility Management & Building Services, Health & Safety, Plant, Equipment and Hire, Site Preparation