Timeline of business development

  • End of year roundup

    2018 was a fantastic year for Windrush, many more happy clients joining us and always a pleasure to see familiar faces returning each year for Winter storage.

     

    December 2018
  • New detailing booth

    Bespoke detailing booth created at our HQ in the Cotswolds to offer a filtered air cleanroom for all our in house detailing work.

    June 2018
  • New transport fleet

    Two new vehicle transporters join the Windrush fleet giving us the capacity to relocate any vehicle from anywhere to anywhere.

    March 2018
  • Windrush London expands

    The London team grows boosting it to four full time staff, onsite at our London facility 7 days a week.

    January 2018
  • Windrush upgrades to the new ISO9001:2015 standard

    Windrush upgrades to the new ISO9001:2015 standard from the outgoing 2008 standard. This quality standard is to demonstrate that we are independently assessed to be operating to a set of standards and processes to reach the end goal of total client satisfaction. 

    2017
  • 30kvA Solar PV system installed generating 100% of daytime electricity

    • 30kvA Solar PV system installed to generate 100% of daytime electricity consumed in Cotswolds HQ to charge car batteries, run our dehumidifiers and lights, often exporting a surplus to the grid head towards a carbon neutral business. 
    • Windrush London one year old and expands by 20% due to high demand.
    2016
    2016 - 30kvA Solar PV system installed generating 100% of daytime electricity
  • Windrush opens new car storage facility in London

    • Windrush opens new facility in W12 London, high security and controlled environment.
    • New staff join Windrush: Tim Newton, Chris Chambers, Allan Read & Zoe Moloney.
    2015
    2015 - Windrush opens new car storage facility in London
  • Windrush awarded ISO 9001 status

    • Full time Detailer, Lachlan Chalmers, joins Windrush to offer in house treatments to our storage clients 
    • Full time General Manager, James Edgerton joins Windrush.
    • Windrush award ISO9001 status, World first car storage business to achieve this certification. 
    2014
    2014 - Windrush awarded ISO 9001 status
  • Car storage facility doubled in size

    • Motor-house 4 doubled in size with an extension.
    • First full time member of staff, Simon McCullough, starts storage operations and transport.
    • Part time staff, James Edgerton starts, storage operations and transport.
    2013
    2013 - Car storage facility doubled in size
  • Electric car charging station installed

    • Undercover wash area created to shade cars in the summer and shelter from the elements in the Winter. Equipped with hot water, bright lighting and valeting dispensary to improve a vital pre storage process.
    • High capacity electric car charging station installed.
    2012
    2012 - Electric car charging station installed
  • Dehumidifiers installed throughout

    • Dehumidifiers installed throughout all areas to create the ideal environment for car storage (55%RH).
    • Bespoke two storey Motor-house 4 created, fully climate controlled with floor to floor vehicle lift, on site office and meeting room.
    • Every vehicle issued with a dedicated, intelligent battery conditioner.
    2011
  • 30% more capacity

    • Motor-house 3 created to add 30% more capacity.
    • 30% of storage converted into controlled environment using Air Chambers.
    2010
    2010 - 30% more capacity
  • Tim leaves Ferrari

    • Tim leaves Ferrari to work on Windrush full time. 
    • Brother Edward Earnshaw joins Tim in operations.
    • Windrush begin operating in-house enclosed transport.
    • Motor-house 2 created to double capacity.
    2009
    2009 - Tim leaves Ferrari
  • Part time business

    • Part time business (evenings and weekends) whilst Tim works with Ferrari Formula One, mother and father assist during the working week, Windrush operates in Motor-house 1.
    2009 - 2004
    2009 - 2004 - Part time business
  • Windrush is born

    • Windrush born after founder Tim Earnshaw has a need to store his 'Morgan recreation' after five years of building from the ground up. 
    • Name generated from the River Windrush running through the family farm. 
    2004
    2004 - Windrush is born
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