About Us

Formaction Limited is a family owned property company established in 1997 and is based in Crumlin, South Wales. The company specializes in the acquisition and development of industrial buildings and units and in conjunction with its sister company, Starburst (UK) Limited, which was formed in 2004, owns in excess of two and a half million square feet of predominantly industrial floor space. The company was originally formed and built up by Derek and Anne Bawn and much of the work undertaken by the company is carried out by their three sons, Derek, Ryan and Ross.

The sites owned by the family are all situated in South East Wales and they have properties and units available to let in most of the major towns and industrial locations, including Cardiff, Bridgend, Llantrisant, Newport, Caerphilly, Aberbeeg, Abercarn and Rumney – please refer to property listings page for a full list of locations and availability. The sites range from large former manufacturing facilities that have been bought and subsequently refurbished and reconfigured, through to purpose built estates and terraces of smaller units. Examples of the former manufacturing sites include Freemans Parc in Cardiff, which was the former Freemans Cigar factory and Kingsway Buildings in Bridgend which was a former Sony factory. Examples of purpose built estates and units include Hepworth Park at Llantrisant and Stephenson Street Industrial Estate in Newport.

In keeping with the family ownership structure, the sites are operated and managed with a hands on approach and friendly attitude where much of the day to day maintenance of the sites is carried out. where possible they will always try and help tenants with any issues and problems that may arise. A flexible approach is taken when dealing with new lettings and tenants and an effort will always be made to try and meet individual tenant’s needs and requirements such as size, flexibility and lease structure.

For more information on property availability and for contact details please refer to contact us ….