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30th September 2021

September Blog – Subcon Review

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Grenville Engineering returned to Subcon, the leading subcontract manufacturing exhibition. The 3 day live exhibition was a welcome return to manufacturing exhibitions post Covid. The organisers were confident that the show would go ahead in September despite numerous pushbacks last years. Once again Grenville Engineering showcased their Complete Fabrication Solution and highlighted their latest investments in […]

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31st August 2021

August Blog – Grenville Returns To Subcon

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Grenville Engineering will be returning to Subcon, the leading subcontract manufacturing exhibition. The 3 day live exhibition returns after postponement due to the Covid pandemic. Organisers have worked hard to ensure the safety of visitors with restrictions now lifted. The exhibition originally planned for June 2020 will be taking place at the NEC on 14th […]

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30th July 2021

July Blog – Investment for Growth 2021

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Earlier this year the Government revised the Industrial Strategy (2017) to Plan for Growth. The Plan for Growth has three pillars of investment and growth. It states that delivering improved Infrastructure, Skills and Innovation will be a joint endeavour between local authorities, combined authorities, the devolved administrations and the UK Government. Source: CBI Manufacturing businesses that adopted an […]

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27th May 2021

May Blog – Value Added Engineering

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What is Value Added Engineering? The term “value management” is sometimes used as a synonym of “value engineering”, and both promote the planning and delivery of projects with improved performance. Source: Wikipedia Metal fabrication  can often be described as a value-added process involving converting engineering drawings through raw materials using various machines and engineering skills […]

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29th April 2021

April Blog – Q1 Review

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The first quarter of 2021 marked the one year anniversary of the Covid pandemic, this month we will review Q1 and how that has impacted us. January 2021 Steel prices rises and the effects of Brexit and the Pandemic were wide reaching, so much so according to Steel Market data the cost of Carbon steel […]

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30th March 2021

March Blog – Benefits of Copper

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According to Copper Alliance, over 25 million tonnes of copper are produced annually. Copper is a very versatile material, although it may not be so visible, it is hidden behind walls or inside equipment that impacts our lives. Not only is copper versatile it has greater properties such as having the best electrical and thermal […]

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22nd February 2021

February Blog – Reshoring

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Our spotlight this month focuses on the rise in UK manufacturers reshoring production back to the UK Increasing steel prices, an indirect result of the Brexit effect and Covid19 have been attributing factors to manufacturers bringing their Production back to the UK. Make UK published a special report summarising the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic – […]

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19th January 2021

January Blog – Steel Market Update

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Pandemic Effects and Brexit Transition Period ends   Over the last few months it’s become apparent that material prices are rising due to various market conditions. MEPS (world leading independent supplier of valuable steel market data and information) have  forecast that European coil prices will continue to rise, due to limited capacity and problems relating […]

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19th January 2021

Lockdown 3.0 – We are OPEN for business

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Following the announcement from PM Boris Johnson regarding a third lockdown or Lockdown 3.0 as it is popularly used, we would like to reassure everyone that we are committed to our customers and the manufacturing supply chain and remain OPEN and fully operational. We have strived to service our customers under safe guidelines with the […]

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6th December 2020

Why Agile manufacturing is so important for manufacturers during the Coronavirus pandemic

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“Agile manufacturing is a term applied to an organization that has created the processes, tools, and training to enable it to respond quickly to customer needs and market changes while still controlling costs and quality.” Source: Wikipedia We are now living in times that are unprecedented and have forced not only businesses but the wider world […]

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