Business Offer in Chesterfield | Chesterfield Waterside
A cost-effective location for your business
"NetComposites moved to Chesterfield as soon as it started employing people, choosing the location due to the excellent Innovation Centres, good regional investment, excellent catchment for employees and the beautiful working surroundings."
Gordon Bishop, Managing Director, NetComposites
Centrally located in the UK, Chesterfield is superbly connected, well served by two junctions off the M1 (29 and 29a) and the Midland Mainline. The town is within one hour's drive of four major airports and London is only 1 hour 50 minutes by rail. Also, with Chesterfield set to be connected to the high-speed rail network of HS2, that journey to the capital will drop to just 1 hour 15 minutes.
The east coast ports of Goole, Grimsby, Hull and Immingham are only 90 minutes away, providing excellent links with continental Europe and beyond.
Sitting within Sheffield City Region, Chesterfield benefits from the world-leading engineering and manufacturing capabilities and investment in the area. Five respected Universities sit within 30 miles of Chesterfield and the town welcomed the University of Derby in 2016 when it opened a campus within the town centre, attracting both home grown and national talent to Chesterfield. The building, built in 1845 from local stone, has been transformed to provide state of the art, world class university facilities that will inspire future generations.
The town and local area has a great pool of talent for all types of business, from world leading specialist manufacturers and multi-national communications companies, to retailers and distributors. And, with over seven million people within a one hour radius, including students from over 12 universities, it really is a cost effective place to locate your business.
With a vibrant Chamber of Commerce, Chesterfield Champions, a multitude of business events, a large available workforce and close ties with the cities of Sheffield, Nottingham and Derby, we have all the elements you need to help your business succeed.
As part of the Sheffield City Region, encompassing more than 1.8 million people and approximately 700,000 jobs, Chesterfield has the infrastructure, people skills and vision to support growth. The scope of the City Region's employment offer has led to the development of a skilled and experienced workforce, supplemented annually by the graduates of the Sheffield universities and higher education institutions.
Chesterfield even has its own Marketing Campaign, Destination Chesterfield, led by independent directors within the local business community and responsible for developing a coordinated approach to promoting the town.
Managing Director, Bolsterstone Group Plc.
36 The Bridge Business Centre
Chesterfield S41 9FG
Tel: 01246 260206
Fax: 01246 260237