Seven days after the general election result, George Eustice, MP for Camborne, Redruth and Hayle shared his government’s prospects for business with members of the Cornwall Manufacturers Group (CMG). Guest speaker at their AGM, Eustice touched on key concerns for the manufacturing group including trade deals, productivity, investment, education and the industrial strategy. Speaking frankly […]
Hewaswater Engineering celebrated 70 years of manufacturing success on Friday 23 June with an open day to launch their new processing facilities. Attended by nearly 100 guests from multiple industries across the South West, the event was a huge success, capitalising on a year of exponential growth for the specialist steel fabrication and construction business.
As Cornwall Business Week launches, Hewaswater Engineering announces investment, expansion, recruitment and looks back with some stunning heritage photography at where this Cornish multi-million pound manufacturing industry all began. Big things are happening at Hewaswater Engineering Ltd, with recent investments, aided by the Business Investment for Growth (BIG2) investment programme funded by the European Regional […]
Working with the UK’s most iconic buildings, alongside one of the world’s most elite law firms and a global number one CRM giant, Helston based Spiral UK are reaching giddy heights of success. Having recently won two new contracts, the specialist stair manufacturers are installing helical stairs in the Gherkin and the Salesforce Tower, two […]
The budget announced that the UK was the second-fastest growing economy in the G7 in 2016 and despite the Brexit vote, the UK economy, according to the Office of National Statistics (ONS), ended 2016 on a strong note as manufacturing output jumped 2.1% in December, much faster than economists forecast. This acceleration in manufacturing growth […]
Winning its largest contract to date, Hewaswater Engineering is helping to secure the future of clean water by providing the steel fabrication behind the new £60m state-of-the-art Mayflower water treatment works in Plymouth. Working alongside Balfour Beatty and Interserve as part of South West Water’s H50 engineering delivery alliance, the St Austell based engineering firm […]
Beating outstanding competition across the South West, Spiral UK, a member of the Cornwall Manufacturers Group, recently won Manufacturer of the Year at the Western Morning News Business Awards – 2016. Click here to view the online article that appeared in The Herald
Cornwall Manufacturers Group has launched a new brochure aimed at the county’s young student population, inviting them to engineer their career. Launched at a recent careers show and distributed across the county, the glossy guide showcases apprentices, managers and managing directors from across the Duchy that have made the move into manufacturing. The engineering industry, […]
Eric Nicholls of Spiral Construction was re-elected Chair; Darren Terry of David Taylor Design ltd was re-elected Vice Chair and Ken Martin was as Secretary/Treasurer. Mark Duddridge – Chair of the LEP – was the main speaker.
CMG attended the Careers Fair at Pool Academy on June 7th 2016. Over 300 students attended throughout the day and discussions were held with 32 of them who expressed an interest in Engineering as a career. In line with the national average only 10% of those were girls – something CMG is working hard to […]