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LEADING Cardiff-based fabricator Dudley’s Aluminium has secured three projects in the education sector across the UK. The first build will be St Ederyn’s School in Cardiff. The new home for St Mellons Church in Wales Primary School, St Ederyn’s will provide pupils and staff with a modern, state-of-the-art learning environment when complete. Dudley’s Aluminium will…

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CARDIFF fabricator Dudley’s Aluminium has secured a major project in Ebbw Vale, teaming up once again with Jones Brothers (Henllan) Ltd. The fabricator has previously worked with the leading construction, housing and civil engineering company on the TVR Showroom in the town. The new project is a 52,582 square foot industrial unit at the 30-acre…

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Walter May, Founder and Chief Executive of GlobalWelsh spoke with Business News Wales about how they are seeking out entrepreneurs that have left Wales with the aim to reconnect them into the Welsh business community. Walter also discusses the benefits of being a member of Manufacturing Wales, and the importance of partnership working. Business News Wales · Walter…

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CARDIFF-based aluminium fabricator Dudley’s Aluminium will support the construction of Aston Martin’s new Formula 1 facility at Silverstone. The 400,000 square foot facility will house the Aston Martin team’s design, manufacturing and marketing resource, as well as the team’s first ever wind tunnel and a state-of-the art simulator. Wind tunnels are used in Formula 1…

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A recent tour by Manufacturing Wales of their member, Tri-Wall packaging in Monmouth, revealed some truths that we all know, but perhaps haven’t thought of how to answer in enough detail. How do you ensure that after you have so carefully designed and manufactured your product it arrives with the customer in mint condition? How…

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Manufacturing Wales, the independent voice representing the vision and ambitions of manufacturers across Wales recently hosted its latest members event, an industry led factory tour of one of its founder members, Penderyn Distillery. Led by Commercial Director, Giancarlo Bianchi the event was created to give members a deep insight into the distilling and maturation processes…

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The Covid pandemic, amongst other things, focussed minds and brought people together. It moved manufacturers into making new items to support the response to Covid. One such initiative was a drive by a number of well-known Welsh companies to create a collaborative consortium specifically to help meet the complex needs of Welsh based manufacturers. Wales…

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Paul Binning, Owner at Starrd Solutions, has been working with the Blackwood-based manufacturer on its strategic planning and marketing. He talks to BNW about his role with the business and what they are aiming to achieve Manufacturing Wales member Atlantic Services can trace its origins back to Brooklyn in 1901, when the founders began distributing…

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Manufacturing Wales has announced Heather Anstey-Myers as its new CEO. The industry-led collaborative consortium is at the heart of efforts to support Welsh manufacturers in creating supply chain resilience, maximising procurement opportunities and promoting the world-class credentials of the country’s manufacturing sector. Anstey-Myers joins Manufacturing Wales after recently stepping down as CEO of Chambers Wales. At Chambers Wales, she…

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On Tuesday 22nd February 2022, The Safety Letterbox Company welcomed The Deputy Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing, Lynne Neagle, following the expansion into their   new offices, in The Metal box, Neath. The visit was to discuss Time to Change and Mental Health in the workplace and for the Deputy Minister to see how The…

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GlobalWelsh, the global diaspora organisation focused on connecting Wales to the Welsh diaspora around the world, and Manufacturing Wales, the industry-led and academic supported network, have partnered to launch a new global online Industry Hub. The Hub will bring together manufacturing businesses, higher education (HE), further education (FE), and people working in the industry around the…

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Ministry of Furniture, the company which emerged from Remploy Furniture, has made a further investment in its workforce, creating seven new positions, six of them new hires, as it enjoys further growth on the back of the enhancement of its offering during the pandemic. The new appointments, which span design, production and operations, have been…

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Pro Steel engineering has successfully secured grant funding from Welsh Government’s Productivity Enhancement Programme for crucial investment. The programme was launched in Torfaen in 2020 by the Economy and Enterprise Team at Torfaen Council in partnership with Welsh Government and has seen a significant amount of capital investment awarded to Torfaen’s manufacturing sector. Pontypool steel specialist…

Safety Letterbox Co

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Exciting expansion plans were further demonstrated today as Neath based, The Safety Letterbox Co moved into their brand-new modern office suite at The Metal Box, Neath. This established and growing mailbox and parcelbox manufacturer employs 65 people in South Wales with exciting plans for further R&D and investment in machinery and people. Their saying of…

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Based in Neath, South Wales, The Safety Letterbox Company (SLB) has designed and manufactured over 180 different models of mailboxes. Founded in 1986, the family-owned business has built a strong reputation among its loyal customers and has established itself as a market leader and trusted voice in mailbox manufacture and design. SLB were delighted to…

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Engineering is a career with a bright future which offers excellent prospects in a wide range of fields. There are huge progression opportunities in the industry meaning you could set yourself up with a career for life. With courses at all levels to cater for complete beginners through to those looking to progress, Coleg Gwent…

Gary Smythe

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Since 1993, Dudley’s Aluminium has offered clients full in-house design and production facilities and has completed many successful and prestigious projects within the education, health, commercial, retail and defense sector throughout the UK and Channel Islands. Based in Cardiff, the company is a leading Welsh aluminium fabricator and installer of curtain walling, windows, doors, and…

new rules and red tape in Wales

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With new rules now gradually coming into force across all sectors in Wales, there is a need to analyse the uncertainties being faced across the current trading landscape, how it will impact businesses, and if executed properly, what benefits and opportunities a successful adaptation to the new rules can bring for the Welsh economy. Business…

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Manufacturing Wales welcomes another global brand in Tri-Wall UK to the cluster, demonstrating its traction through business collaboration and strengthening its aim to positively influence change within the Welsh manufacturing sector. Business News Wales spoke to Gavin Peters, the UK Group CEO of Tri-Wall UK, part of a global brand with two sites in Monmouth…

An artist's impression of the Millwrights Place and Coopers Court residential developments

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LEADING Welsh aluminium fabricator, Dudley’s Aluminium, has secured another multi-million pound project at a major mixed-use development in Bristol. Dudley’s Aluminium has secured the contract with Willmott Dixon to work on the Millwrights Place and Coopers Court residential scheme at Finzels Reach. The Cardiff-based company has already commenced work on Halo, innovative office accommodation within…