Rochdale company steps up a gear with newly-opened vehicle repair shop
Local company RKE group is celebrating after opening its sixth business in the borough close to Rochdale town centre.
The new venture, Rochdale Vehicle Repairs, has just opened its doors in School Street, under the guidance of Paul Howarth, following a £40,000 makeover of the previously unused building.
Group Operations Manager...
Posted by Aahmed on 21 Oct 2016 at 12:14
TBA PROTECTIVE TECHNOLOGIES PIONEERS FUTURE OF BRITISH MANUFACTURING
Rochdale manufacturer, TBA Protective Technologies (TBA-PT), has launched an exciting new competition for schools in the local area designed to inspire the British manufacturing stars of the future.
The ‘Manufacturing Matters’ competition, launched Monday 10 October 2016, challenges three local high schools to develop an idea for a product and create corresponding...
Posted by Aahmed on 13 Oct 2016 at 16:13
Views sought on the future of Rochdale’s most treasured building
Residents are being asked for their views on £16m plans to transform Rochdale's Grade I listed town hall, as the council prepares to submit a new bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
The 145-year-old building is widely regarded as one of the finest town halls in the country and...
Posted by Aahmed on 4 Oct 2016 at 10:09
Rochdale businesses set to show they’re cream of the crop
Companies across Rochdale are once again being given the chance to show they’re the business, with nominations now open for the Rochdale Business Awards 2016.
The annual celebration, now in its sixth year, aims to highlight the achievements of Rochdale’s vibrant business community, which includes long established multi-nationals, such...
Posted by CBuckley on 19 Sep 2016 at 08:26
Deals landing at conveying systems specialist boost revenue to £3m
A NUMBER of high-profile manufacturing deals has helped KP Industries achieve a record-breaking year.
The Rochdale-based conveying systems specialist is celebrating after posting more than £3m in deals for the past 12 months.
Contracts with Leyland Trucks, JCB, Balmoral Ltd and overseas companies saw KP Industries’ order book exceed expectations during...
Posted by Aahmed on 12 Sep 2016 at 09:29
NO FEWER THAN 14 HOLROYD MACHINES FOR NORTH AMERICAN AIR COMPRESSOR CO.
If repeat orders are a reflection of trust, Rochdale-based Holroyd Precision can have little doubt about the faith that one of North America’s leading air compressor specialists places in its rotor milling and grinding technologies.
Having already invested in 12 Holroyd machines over recent years, the business concerned has now...
Posted by Aahmed on 26 Jul 2016 at 10:00
Rochdale businesses work together to weather the storm
Local companies in Rochdale are sticking together whatever the weather by helping each other following the floods.
REM Pumping, part of REM Services Group, which provides pump engineering and electro mechanical services, has teamed up with popular Rochdale restaurant, CockaDoodleMoo to help get their Yorkshire Street site better prepared for...
Posted by Aahmed on 21 Jul 2016 at 12:51
Barnes Logistics acquires new site for growth
Barnes Logistics, one of the UK’s leading logistics companies has acquired a new four-acre site on Cowm Top Lane, Rochdale. The new site will be their national headquarters and be the principal home of the company’s growing fleet of more than 50 vehicles.
The site, which will work in...
Posted by Aahmed on 19 Jul 2016 at 10:08