Hollingworth Academy pupils visit Holroyd’s Engineering
Students from Hollingworth Academy have taken a tour of Holroyd’s Engineering in Milnrow.
The Hollingworth Academy students were given a tour of the CNC machine shop which manufactures helical rotor screws and machine tool manufacturing facility which builds large CNC thread grinding and milling machines for export to China,...
Posted by Aahmed on 17 Mar 2016 at 14:24
Salt Separation Services awarded an £8.5 million contract
Rochdale-based equipment manufacturer Salt Separation Services, which specialises in marine and offshore reverse osmosis desalination plants, has been awarded an £8.5 million contract with the UK Ministry of Defence to support the Royal Navy’s fresh water production and treatment equipment.
The new five year through-life support contract follows on from...
Posted by Aahmed on 15 Mar 2016 at 10:01
Serious Brewing: Mayor opens new brewing company
The Mayor and Mayoress of Rochdale, Surinder and Cecile Biant, enjoyed an afternoon tipple yesterday (Thursday 10 March) as they officially opened a new brewery in town.
Owners of Serious Brewing Ltd, Ken and Jenny Lynch, invited local ale lovers to sample their beers at the micro-brewery site on Fieldhouse Industrial...
Posted by Aahmed on 15 Mar 2016 at 10:00
Record-breaking year for Zen Internet
Rochdale-based Zen Internet has announced a record-breaking year as it celebrates its twentieth anniversary in business.
The leading independent internet service provider (ISP) saw revenues rise by 7.1 per cent from £50.6m to £54.2m in the year to the end of September 2015, and pre-tax profits of £3.2m.
Having grown from a...
Posted by Aahmed on 15 Mar 2016 at 09:51
COUNCIL LEADER VISITS NOMICAL NETWORKS’ NEW ROCHDALE PREMISES
28th January 2016: Councillor Richard Farnell, Leader of Rochdale Borough Council, has today visited the new offices of Nomical Networks, a provider of IT support services that has grown from a two-man start-up business to a successful SME in just eight years.
The success of a pioneering new automated access system...
Posted by Aahmed on 7 Mar 2016 at 13:55
Quat-Chem Celebrates 20 Years in Business
Quat-Chem Ltd, a family-owned business in Rochdale marks a milestone this week as the Company celebrates its 20th year in business.
In 1996 Quat-Chem set up a factory in Oldham for the manufacture of Benzalkonium Chloride, a biocidal raw material with an exceptionally wide range of industrial applications. The modest factory...
Posted by Aahmed on 3 Mar 2016 at 15:10
A SECOND GREATER CHINA BUSINESS AWARD FOR PRECISION TECHNOLOGIES GROUP
Rochdale-based Precision Technologies Group (PTG) was the proud winner of the Business Award category at the 11th Annual NW England Greater China Awards on Friday, 19th February 2016.
Organised by UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), the 2016 event was held at The Lowry Theatre, Salford. The award given to PTG was in recognition...
Posted by Aahmed on 26 Feb 2016 at 09:00
ROCHDALE IS THE CLEAR CHOICE FOR HANSENGROUP’S NEW UK HQ
HansenGroup, Northern Europe’s leading independent commercial windows, curtain walling and metal doors specialist, has chosen Rochdale’s impressive Sandbrook Business Park for the new headquarters of its UK operations.
The decision has seen HansenGroup UK’s businesses – HansenFacades and AccentHansen – relocate to fully serviced 8,300 sq. ft. premises in the...
Posted by Aahmed on 17 Feb 2016 at 11:00
Fix Auto Rochdale announces major expansion plans
Phil and Wendy Ewbank have acquired land and buildings adjacent to their existing premises and are in the process of transforming the standalone building into a Fix & Go express repair facility that will operate alongside their existing award-winning Fix Auto Rochdale car and CCE commercial vehicle bodyshops.
Work has already...
Posted by CBuckley on 18 Jan 2016 at 11:48
More than £100m of investment in Rochdale – the ‘powerhouse of Greater Manchester’
Almost 500 new jobs and £113 million of investment have been brought to the borough of Rochdale during 2015. The new jobs and investment are a sign of growing confidence in Rochdale, which is seeking to become the best place for business in Greater Manchester, and were secured through Rochdale Borough Council projects...
Posted by Oliver on 3 Dec 2015 at 11:00