A family of well-recognised brands serving customers across water, gas, fibre, electricity and green energy.


Wolseley Infrastructure

Within our market-leading Infrastructure business we operate under two distinct and market leading brands. Burdens and Fusion Utilities. 

Burdens has been providing the civils industry with underground drainage and heavy construction products since 1929. Our unrivalled product range, national scale, and expert team deliver everything you’d expect from a business, that’s built on service.

Founded in 1971 as a small tooling manufacturer, Fusion Utilities is now a nationwide multi-utility supply chain partner providing the essential water, gas, power, fibre, hire, and repair products and solutions that we need today, and the innovative mix of products and solutions for tomorrow’s developing energy requirements.



Burdens is a civil engineering and underground drainage product and service expert, operating a national network of strategically located branches, each providing stock in depth from industry leading manufacturers. Since 1929, Burdens has been an industry stalwart with a rich heritage of serving the civils and drainage market with an unrivalled stock profile, exceptional product knowledge, and excellent customer service.

And with a continued commitment to supply innovative products, including specialist geotechnical products, to a wide range of specialist contractors and sub-contractors in the infrastructure support sector, Burdens remains well and truly, built on service.

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Fusion Utilities

Fusion Utilities is a nationwide multi-utility supply chain partner, dedicated to providing best-in-class products, expertise and innovation, for water, gas, power and fibre providers, and includes a leading hire and repair service.

With a national sales office is in Chesterfield, Fusion Utilities also has a UK wide logistics network to service the requirements of customers quickly and professionally. We specialise in meeting the rapidly changing needs of the multi-utilities sector today, and are at the forefront of the innovative mix of tomorrow’s energy requirements. Fusion Utilities. For today, for tomorrow.

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