Property restoration and claims management company, the Forshaw Group, has opened a fourth office in the region, in Horwich, near Bolton.
The Forshaw Group, established in 1948, specialises in repairing properties that have been damaged by fire or flood. Its clients include insurance companies and loss adjustors.
The Horwich office will service the company's clients in the Greater Manchester and Lancashire regions and support 30 jobs.
Turnover at the company increased from around £1.5m in 2005 to £5m in 2007. The company employs 50 people and aims to double the size of the business during the next three-to-five years.
Forshaw's head office is in Liverpool with additional offices in Crewe and North Wales.