Interserve Plc is engaged in the real estate business. It offers advice, design, construction and support services for society's infrastructure and provides plant and equipment in special fields. The company operates in four divisions: Support Services, Construction, Equipment Services and Investments. The Support Services division provides support services to public and private-sector clients, both in the UK and through Middle East associates. The Construction division is engaged in the designing, construction and maintenance of buildings and infrastructure. The Equipment Service division is engaged in the design, hire and sale of formwork, falsework and associated access equipment. The Investments engages in transaction structuring, and management of, the Group's project finance activities. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Reading, the United Kingdom.