Northern Bear Plc engages in the provision of business support services. It operates through the following segments: Roofing, Materials Handling Services, Building Services Activities and Corporate and Other Activities. The Roofing Activities segment provides slating, tiling, lead work, felting, refurbishment and maintenance for domestic, commercial, and public sector properties. The Materials Handling Activities segment engages in the supply, services, and maintenance of fork lift trucks and warehouse equipment. The Building Services Activities segment aggregates other specialist building services companies that provides fire protection and asbestos removal services. The Corporate and Other Activities segment includes head office activities and consolidation items. The company was founded on April, 2006 and is headquartered in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, the United Kingdom.