Simkiss Control Systems were originally incorporated in 1999 and over the years have expanded to a multi-million pound organisation with a customer base ranging from major blue chip companies, through to small, owner operated businesses.

In 2007, Simkiss acquired Varcol Electrical Services Ltd. and have successfully amalgamated the two companies to run as one. Varcol were formed in 1973 and have become a well known systems integrator, renowned for their quality and service. Varcol have and will continue to be a valued asset to the Simkiss Group and makes the combined group one of the largest control system manufacturers in the north of England.