Kier Group Plc is a property, residential, construction and services company which specializes in building and civil engineering, support services, residential and commercial property development and structured property financing, private and affordable housing. It operates through the following segments: Property, Residential, Construction and Services. The Property segment encompasses property development and structured finance. The Residential segment includes private house building and affordable mixed tenure housing partnerships. The comprises the UK building and civil engineering businesses and the international business. The Services segment deals with the capabilities in highways maintenance, utilities, housing maintenance, facilities management and environmental services. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Sandy, the United Kingdom.