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30th April 2022

April Blog – Q1 2022 Review

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With the first quarter of the year over, we reflect back on the market conditions of the steel fabrication industry. The last few months have seen challenging conditions with the impact of the war in Ukraine and Russian sanctions. This resulted in steel stockholders raising steel prices to record levels and forced subcontractors to stockpile […]

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7th March 2022

March Blog – Steel Market Update

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Steel Market Update   On 28th February 2022, all major steel mills, including Tata, SSAB, Thyssen and NLMK, immediately closed their order books. The reasons put forward included: • Soaring gas and oil prices • Sanctions having been placed on Russia • Metinvest suspending operations at two mills, which produce 40% of Ukraine’s steel. (Both […]

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27th February 2022

February Blog – Celebrating Apprenticeship Week

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Over the last three decades, apprenticeships have been the driving force in retaining engineering skills within Grenville Engineering. We recently celebrated National Apprenticeship Week with our new cohort of apprentices as well as our skilled team that have grown from apprentices to senior members of the production team. The partnership with North Staffs Engineering Group […]

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31st December 2021

December Blog – 2021 Farewell

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As we bid farewell to 2021, we are delighted with the results the year has shown. We will be finishing the year on a record turnover, increased staff, new investments and new customers. The team at Grenville Engineering would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year and look forward to supporting our valued customers […]

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30th November 2021

November blog – Production planning

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In the run up to the end of the year, manufacturers and subcontractors will be working towards project completion and factor in downtime during the Christmas period. Ensuring manufacturing processes and stock control are key in laying the foundations for the next month and year ahead. If this is not managed and subcontractors do not […]

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28th October 2021

October Blog – Q3 Review

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With Q4 underway the team are working hard to finish the year on a high. We look back at Q3 and some of the milestones we have achieved. Grenville renovation  Our site took a facelift with new windows and roof fitted. This was inline with our energy saving and sustainability goals to ensure we operate […]

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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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